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  Your Invitation to Mystery Awaits, London Detective Mysteria Opens the Case on PC on July 31
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07/16/2019
 


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Torrance, Calif. – July 16, 2019 – XSEED Games, the independent-minded publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., today announced that London Detective Mysteria, the detective romance visual novel set in 19th century England, will release digitally for Windows PC on July 31 via Steam, GOG.com, and The Humble Store by Humble Bundle for $29.99, €29.99, and £24.99. The game will have a 10% launch week discount, and all copies will include a bonus 92-page digital art book as a special “Thank you” to the fans for their support. The soundtrack containing 27 songs will be offered separately for $19.99, €19.99, and £14.99, though a value bundle together with the game can be had for a 20% total discount when compared to purchasing the game and soundtrack separately. The title was previously released for the PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system on December 18, 2018 and is the first otome visual novel published by XSEED Games.

Originally released in Japan as Eikoku Tantei Mysteria: The Crown, in London Detective Mysteria players will solve cases as main protagonist Lady Whiteley, where the choices they make influence their detective rank and relationships with other characters. As Lady Whiteley, players will mingle with dashing detectives and debonair characters of questionable background while exploring the darker, less known side of Victorian-era London. The PC version will receive a number of improvements including support for multiple resolutions and language options, ensuring that the detailed character illustrations remain crisp to keep players immersed in the story as they learn more about the cast of characters while tracking their relationships with them in-game.  

About London Detective Mysteria

Eschew the frivolities of 19th century London’s high society and instead delve into the curiosities that lie hidden in London’s darkest corners in London Detective Mysteria. Playing as the heiress of House Whiteley, players will name their own Lady Whiteley as they investigate mysteries of London and interact with personalities inspired by famous fictional characters including Detective Holmes, Jack the Ripper, and more. Take full control over the experience by adjusting text speed or even the individual speaking volumes of individual characters and their original Japanese voices. Players must choose their words carefully as they interact with other characters, as decisions made throughout the story will not only affect special rewards but will also shape whether Lady Whiteley finds love or something more sinister in the shadows of 19th century London.

London Detective Mysteria will be available digitally with a bonus 92-page digital art book for Windows PC via Steam, GOG.com, and The Humble Store by Humble Bundle for $29.99, €29.99, and £24.99 on July 31, 2019 with a 10% launch week discount. The official soundtrack will be sold separately for $19.99, €19.99, and £14.99, but it can be purchased for a 50% discount when purchased together with the game. The title was previously released in North America and Europe on the PlayStation®Store for “PS Vita” system and is available for $29.99, €29.99, and £24.99 on December 18, 2018. More information can be found on the official website at: http://www.ladymysteria.com. The title is rated “M for Mature” on the “PS Vita” by the ESRB. The PC version is not rated by the ESRB.

More information about XSEED Games’ products can be found at www.xseedgames.com. Fans can also follow XSEED Games on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Twitch and get in depth info from their developer blog on Tumblr.