Nimbus Games
Japanese Title

Chiyo is a horror / puzzle video game developed by Nimbus Games and published by SCRYsoft.


Chiyo is a first-person, escape room-style, single-player, puzzle game set in a Edo era Japan horror background and in the same universe of MALICE.

Play as Idate Chiyo, a newly recruited paranormal investigator of the Tokugawa Shogunate’s Magical Arcane Division, tasked with her first assignment to investigate some strange occurrences reported to have originated from an abandoned mansion on the forested interior of the small coastal city of Gotsu in Shimane Prefecture. Within the mansion, Chiyo encounters strange and malevolent spirits, devious contraptions and puzzles and a dark family history that will threaten her survival.

Key Features

  • Escape Room-Style Puzzle Game – Challenge your wits and your nerves with escape room-style puzzles and ghostly presence haunting your every step.
  • Assume the Role of Idate Chiyo – Activate unique supernatural powers allowing players to pierce and dive into the paranormal realm as a paranormal investigator of the Tokugawa Shogunate’s Magical Arcane Division.
  • Engaging Storyline – Uncover the mysteries of an abandoned mansion, a powerful family’s dark dealings and the consequences of love and sacrifice.
  • Immersive Horror – Delve into atmospheric nightmares of an ancient Edo era mansion and uncover all it’s mysteries and malevolence.

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