Alternate Jake Hunter: DAEDALUS The Awakening of Golden Jazz available on PlayStation 4 and Switch

  • North America

Arc System Works America, Inc. is thrilled to announce that Arc System Works’ crime thriller, Alternate Jake Hunter: DAEDALUS The Awakening of Golden Jazz, a prequel to the Jake Hunter series of games is available today in North America (US, Canada, Mexico) on the PlayStation®Network for the PlayStation®4 and Nintendo Switch eShop. The Steam (PC) version will be available at a later date.

    In the wake of the death of his grandfather, Saburo Jinguji heads to the United States to uncover the truth. Utilizing a new 360 degree investigation mode, Alternate Jake Hunter: DAEDALUS The Awakening of Golden Jazz blends true detective work like interrogations and clue-finding with unique storytelling elements to deliver a thrilling murder mystery.

    • RETURN OF A LEGEND – Hirotaka Inaba, the Scenario Writer of Tantei Jingūji Saburō: Yume no Owari ni (At the End of the Dream) released in 1998, returns to write the scenario for “Awakening of Golden Jazz”
    • TIME IS UNDER YOUR CONTROL – Switch between the different stages of Saburo’s life as you piece together clues and solve mysteries.
    • 360 DEGREE SLEUTHING – Utilize a full 360 degree rotation with your surroundings, making searching for clues truly immersive.
    • UNIQUE VISUAL FLAIR – A visually arresting watercolor look merged with realistic video images combine to form a unique design.
    • STANCE CHANGE SYSTEM – Read and interact with the other person’s expressions and emotions to uncover the truth.
    • TREE OF THOUGHT – Visualize your own thoughts, organize and search for evidence, and pull testimony. As your information grows, your tree will “bear fruit”.
    • SHARPEN YOUR SENSES – Your “Sharpened Five Senses” allows you to visualize clues in unique ways.
    • STYLISH CHARACTER MODELS – Illustrator Zennosuke brings character visuals like no other!



    Title: Alternate Jake Hunter: DAEDALUS The Awakening of Golden Jazz
    Release: May 23, 2019
    Developer: Neilo Inc.
    Publisher: Arc System Works
    Platforms: PlayStation 4 (Digital Release), Nintendo Switch (Digital Release), [Steam (PC) Release Date TBD]
    Players: 1
    Genre: Mystery/Adventure Visual Novel
    Price: $39.99 USD
    Voice Language: Japanese
    Text Language: English
    Region Availability: US, Canada, and Mexico