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The 25th Ward: The Silver Case

Follow the threads in a grim psychological thriller and discover the darkness at the heart of Tokyo's newly built 25th Ward.

  • PS4
  • Release Date: Out Now
  • Genre: Adventure
  • Publisher: NIS America, Inc.
  • Developer: Grasshopper Manufacture, Inc.
Strong Language
Suggestive Themes
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It is 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 throwing together multiple protagonists including The Silver Case’s Tokio Morishima. With all viewpoints assembled, a truly shocking pattern emerges…

Available for the first time outside Japan, The 25th Ward: The Silver Case is presented with new HD assets and additional content not found in the original version.




Three stories, three perspectives, and a case that goes deeper than any of them could imagine.

Violent Crimes Division detective Mokutaro Shiroyabu and his partner Shinko Kuroyanagi are called in to inspect a crime scene at the "Bayside Tower Land" apartment complex in Tokyo's newly-developed 25th Ward. Inside the apartment they find a shocking scene that they can't explain. This sets off a series of seemingly unconnected grisly events that will test these detectives to their very limit.

Veteran detective and survivor of The Silver Case Tokio Morishima awakens on a boat in the 25th Ward. Struggling through partial amnesia, he follows the one lead he still has: an order from a mysterious contact to look into the strange murders occuring in the 25th Ward.

Regional Adjustment Division employees Shinkai Tsuki and Yotaro Osato are tasked by their supervisors to investigate the death of an "un-adjusted" person at the apartment complex.

None of them know where this road will lead them, but only through their journey can you find what lurks in the heart of the 25th Ward.




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