Publisher Nicalis has announced a western release for adventure game collection Touch Detective 3 + The Complete Case Files.
Co-developed by SUCCESS Corporation and Beeworks, Touch Detective 3 + The Complete Case Files is coming west on Nintendo Switch sometime in Q1 2024, at retail and on the eShop.
Touch Detective 3 + The Complete Case Files was originally released back in October 2022 in Japan as a compilation of all three main games plus extra content.
Here’s a rundown on the collection, plus a new trailer:
This jam-packed collection features Touch Detective 3, the biggest and best point-and-click adventure of junior detective Mackenzie and her faithful sidekick Funghi, playable in English for the first time. With the arrival in town of the highly competitive detective Norman Touche, the pressure’s on Mackenzie to solve cases before her rival does!
Touch Detective 3 + The Complete Case Files also includes the entire original Touch Detective and Touch Detective 2½ games, plus two bonus cases starring Funghi and an extensive museum of artwork and music from the entire Touch Detective series. Help Mackenzie and her friends as they search for clues, interview suspects and get to the bottom of one zany mystery after another!
- Enjoy Touch Detective 3, fully localized in English for the first time
- Play through the complete series, including Touch Detective and Touch Detective 2½ with improved localization (and more hints!)
- Use the touch screen or standard controls to explore the town and examine clues
- Help Mackenzie to complete her Touch Lists and Investigation Reports in all three games
- Meet colorful and eccentric characters like the bubble-headed daydreamer Penelope, the self-proclaimed “super sleuth” Chloe, the genius inventor Cromwell and many more
- Try bonus scenarios: Funghi Breaks Out! and Funghi: The Interviews
- View over 500 digital materials from the Touch Detective series, including concept art, sketches, character art and even localized comic strips
- Listen to all the music from all three Touch Detective games via the Jukeboxes