Root Letter

Developer Release Year Platforms
PC, PlayStation 4, Vita

Fifteen years after your pen pal Fumino Aya ran away after allegedly murdering someone, you travel to her lovely rural town of Shimane to investigate. The story is told through the old letters she wrote to you in high school, along with you own investigation, as you probe for clues and witnesses from her old hometown. What happened all those years ago? Who was your pen pal really? What do her friends know? Did she even exist?


Root Letter review

The Sony exclusive visual novel-adventure has a compelling mystery premise but can't quite deliver on its narrative potential.

PS PS Vita PS4

7 Jul
Root Letter branches onto PC with Steam release

Former Sony exclusive visual novel-style mystery now available for download on Windows.

9 Oct
Root Letter to be delivered later this month

Visual novel-style Japanese mystery coming to PS4 and Vita on October 28th.


Root Letter

PS PS Vita PS4
Oct 9, 2016

Game Information
Platform PC, PlayStation 4, Vita
Perspective First-Person
Control Gamepad, Touch
Gameplay Investigative
Genre Mystery
Theme -
Graphic Style Stylized art
Presentation Slideshow
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media Internet download, Proprietary format

United Kingdom October 28 2016 PQube
United States November 1 2016 PQube

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