The Nintendo DS was a treasure trove of great surprises that by no means made it over to PC, however fortunately one among its biggest video games is lastly heading to Steam this summer time. Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective has simply been slapped with a June 30 launch date, and I am completely giddy.
I imply, certain, I might simply hearth up my outdated DS and take it for a spin straight away, interfering with inanimate objects to resolve mysteries—together with my very own demise—however I am very a lot trying ahead to enjoying it on a bigger display screen, alongside the promised audio and visible enhancements.
Not au fait with this DS basic? This is the thin: You are lifeless! Shot by a thriller assailant, and now you are a clueless ghost with no reminiscence and just one evening to determine what the heck occurred to you. Together with your spooky powers you may possess objects, providing you with the power to creatively remedy puzzles and your individual homicide. One evening is not a lot, however fortunately you have additionally received the power to rewind time. Oh yeah, and there is a very cool canine. That is vital.
Demise has been very busy this night, too, and you may encounter fairly a couple of corpses; however heroic ghost that you’re, you can use your time-bending powers to journey again to simply earlier than their demise and, utilizing Rube Goldberg magic, set off a sequence response that saves their lives. What a stunning ghost.
This HD remaster additionally consists of some new music from The Nice Ace Lawyer composer Yasumasa Kitagawa, however you may change between the brand new and unique audio at any time. Not a whole lot of additions, certain, however Ghost Trick was already mainly excellent—no must mess with such an incredible components.