Master Detective Archives: Rain Code – Latest details, videos, and pictures

Master Detective Archives: Rain Code is the latest game from the creator of Danganronpa (Kazutaka Kodaka), and it’s coming to Nintendo Switch on June 30th worldwide. And in the months leading to launch, Spike-Chunsoft are planning to share various details, videos, and pictures for the game.

In this post, you will find all the details, videos, and pictures in one place. Naturally, it will be updated on a regular basis (as soon as new content is shared)! For all the character voice videos, make sure to check out this post instead!

Archives: October 2022 to March 2023 / April 2023

Here’s a YouTube playlist with all the videos in one place:

June 28th

Here’s two more commercials for the game:

June 23rd

Here’s the English version of the latest web commercial for the game, along with a TV Commercial (+ making of video) from Japan:

June 21st

Here’s the subbed version of the second episode of The (Almost-Kinda) Weekly RAIN CODE Update/Online Show:

Spike-Chunsoft has also shared a few preview pages of “The Book of Death”, the digital artbook included in the Deluxe Edition (inc. Digital Deluxe upgrade):

June 20th

Spike-Chunsoft has shared a few preview pages of “How to Be a Master Detective: A Yakou Furie Case”, the preview novel included in all first-print copies (and digital pre-orders):

June 16th

Here’s a second web commercial:

June 9th

Here’s a web commercial for the game:

June 2nd

Here’s over 200 screenshots for Master Detective Archives: Rain Code, courtesy of Game Watch, Inside Games, Denfaminicogamer, 4Gamer, Famitsu, and Gamer (NB: those screenshots are taken from the same preview build, and so there are quite a few duplicates!):

May 9th

Here’s another video for Ginma District:

The high-class commercial district boasts an orderly cityscape and blue lighting that creates a calm atmosphere. There are cafes and restaurants, as well as landmarks like the art gallery and clocktower.

May 4th

Here’s the English version of the video showcasing the Riverbank:

A riverbank of the large river running through Kanai Ward. It’s said that the Kanai Ward branch of the WDO, the Nocturnal Detective Agency, is located there. Though at first glance, the area seems to be empty…

May 1st

Here’s the English version of the video showcasing Kamasaki District:

Kamasaki District. The liveliest area in Kanai Ward. Lined with shops & stalls, it’s like a multi-storied structure with many stairs and footbridges. Said to have the best meat buns in Kanai Ward, a specialty of the city.

Master Detective Archives: Rain Code (Switch) comes out on June 30th worldwide.

Source: Spike-Chunsoft


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