Ready for another Suda51 game? Then here’s some good news for you: The 25th Ward, sequel to The Silver Case, has been announced for the Western release! Taking place five years after The Silver Case, investigate a mysterious death and enjoy the spectacle that only Suda himself would be able to create.
Here is the announcement trailer:
There’s also a bit more substantial information about The 25th Ward: The Silver Case:
It is been five years since the events of 1999’s The Silver Case, set in the new 25th Ward that arose in the bayside area of Kanto. In a room of the “Bayside Tower Land” apartment complex, a woman is found murdered under mysterious circumstances. This sets off a series of seemingly random events bridging across multiple protagonists including The Silver Case’s Tokio Morishima. With all viewpoints assembled, a truly shocking pattern emerges…
A Suda 51 Trip – Set in the “Kill the Past” universe, the series continues its bleak look into a semi-futuristic world on the edge of collapse and the misfits and antiheroes that inhabit it.
Brave New World – The return of the signature “Film Window” system is brought to The 25th Ward for the first time! New visuals, sounds, and controls capture the game in a fresh perspective.
One Story, Many Sides – Explore this dark take on Tokyo from three different perspectives, “Correctness,” “Placebo,” and “Matchmaker.”
The 25th Ward will release on PlayStation 4 and PC in the West in 2018. If you’re interested in the original, be sure to check out our review!