Master Detective Archives: RAIN CODE DLC schedule announced

Master Detective Archives: RAIN CODE

Publisher Spike Chunsoft and developer Too Kyo Games announced the DLC schedule for Master Detective Archives: RAIN CODE.

The new lineup of post-launch downloadable content includes four sidestories with unique Master Detectives, the first of which is named Desuhiko Thunderbolt and will launch late next month.

Master Detective Archives: RAIN CODE was launced today, June 30th, for Nintendo Switch. Check out our thorough written+video review!

Here’s a rundown on the post-launch downloadable content:

DLC 1 Desuhiko: Charisma Killed the Cat – Available July 27, 2023

The first of four DLC, Ch. Desuhiko: Charisma Killed the Cat, will be released on July 27, 2023.  In this substory, players control protagonist Desuhiko Thunderbolt, a detective with the Forensic Forte of Disguise.

Desuhiko Thunderbolt (voiced by KENN in Japanese, Khoi Dao in English)

A young man with a goofball nature who likes hitting on women under the guise of investigation. Desuhiko’s goal is to become famous as a mystery-solving superstar detective. He carries a huge backpack filled with tools necessary for his disguises.

Forensic Forte: Disguise

In addition to disguising his clothes and face, his voice, height, and weight can also be changed, allowing him to match the target of disguise visually and psychologically.

Downloadable Content Roadmap

Four DLC with substories featuring Master Detectives. Each DLC will also be available individually for $5.00.

  • DLC 1 Ch. Desuhiko: Charisma Killed the Cat available July 27, 2023
  • DLC 2 available August 2023
  • DLC 3 available September 2023
  • DLC 4 available October 2023

Patch Information

There will be a Patch available at launch. The latest patch is 1.3.0. Please make sure you have this patch installed for the best experience.

Patch notes:

  • Minor text fixes
  • Adjusted voice and sound effects
  • Adjusted certain maps, characters, and graphics
  • Adjusted certain events and text overlaps
  • Various bug fixes
  • Launch to eShop functionality (note that this is required for DLC)
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