Mixing romance with murders and add dangerous ikemen, BUSTAFELLOWS is a steamy noir mystery otome
Arrive in New Sieg, a beautiful fictional town. Step into the shoes of a strong, smart and gifted journalist in this romantic adventure. You play the part of a young woman with the ability to leap in the past for a very short period in the bodies of others, which you use for data collection and helping people. After witnessing the murder of a crooked lawyer – she goes back in time in an attempt to save him. Thus, the journey begins as our protagonist goes back in time in the body of another person and tries to warn Limbo. It’s up to you to figure out how to save him!
Teuta – the protagonist
A 21-year-old freelance journalist working in New Sieg. As a child, she witnessed the murder of her brother, so decided to take up a life of journalism to maintain order and justice. She has a mysterious ability that allows her to leap in the past for a very short period into the bodies of others, using it to help those around her. She is a bright and cheerful woman with a positive personality. Although she is a reporter, she is not skilled at taking pictures. (Name can be changed.)
Limbo Fitzgerald – A Crooked Lawyer
A 27 year-old Lawyer, Limbo is known for bringing justice to even the toughest criminals in the courtroom. Although named the crooked lawyer, he is extremely skilled, and is popular in the city and seen as a hero of the people. He plays by his own rules, serving justice to those who need tamed. Born into an extremely wealthy family, Limbo is kind at heart.
Shu – A hitman that silently eliminates hitmen
At 28 years old, Shu is a heavy smoker who makes a living as a bounty killer by eliminating other hitmen. He is a top-class martial artist and specialised in long-range sniping. The best sniper in town, he has no other goals in life apart from executing those on the list left behind by his foster parents and mentor.
Helvetica – A specialist at changing his appearance
A 26 years-old plastic surgeon; Shu is popular in New Sieg. He appreciates the beauty in things and constantly rates passer-by women based on their looks. Highly confident in his skills, he believes that people can be reborn by changing their natural features.
Mozu – An autopsy Specialist
At only 25 years old, Mozu is the chief of the autopsy department and works with the police force. Often misunderstood as apathetic and indifferent towards others, his way of thinking is usually from a medical point of view, which sometimes creates unexpectedly fun situations. Mozu talks to corpses and it is rumoured that he dissects animals as a hobby. He likes riding bicycles.
Scarecrow – A Self-proclaimed Underground Boss
A 22 years-old cyber-geek and computer hacker famous on the internet for hacking, money laundering and stealing. Thanks to his abilities and connections, he is a self-proclaimed underground boss.
- Unravel mysteries and solve puzzles
- Take the lead and choose your destiny
- Romance 5 dangerous fellows, each with an unlockable side story
- Unlock different endings
- Experience a unique interactive gameplay
- Meet guests characters from Side Kicks!
- Navigate through gorgeous visuals and polished animations
- Listen to a complete Japanese voice cast, including KENN, Yoshimasa Hosoya & more
Will all routes lead to romance? Which happy ending awaits you? Play to find out!
The Funstock Exclusive Collector’s Edition features the physical Nintendo Switch game (Nintendo Switch version) and a Collector’s Edition Box that includes the following:
New Sieg People Magazine
An abridged version of the ‘New Sieg People Weekly’ magazine, as featured in the original Japanese Deluxe edition. Featuring original sketches, unique art and character profiles, the magazine has been localised to English and offers an intimate behind the scenes glimpse at the development of BUSTAFELLOWS and its captivating cast of characters.
Scarecrow’s Mixtape CD features 27 tracks from the BUSTAFELLOWS soundtrack. Recorded in Scarecrow’s secret studio, the mix includes ‘Novalis’, ‘Come and Get Me’, and many more. The main Theme ‘Novalis’ is interpreted by Kaito Ishikawa who voices Adam Krylov.
6 Art Cards
With stunning character and environmental art from renowned artist Sumeragi Kohaku, the BUSTAFELLOWS Collectors Edition includes 6 unique and dynamic art cards featuring the whole cast. These exclusive art cards were not part of the Japanese Deluxe edition.
Release Date: Summer 2021
Developer: NIPPON CULTURAL BROADCASTING EXTEND INC.
Publisher: PQube Limited
System: PC (Steam), Nintendo Switch
Price: £54.99/$75.43 USD Collector’s Edition, $49.99 Standard Edition
Text Language: English, Japanese
Official Website: https://pqube.co.uk/bustafellows/
Collector’s Edition: Nintendo Switch, PC Steam
Standard Edition – Steam Page : https://store.steampowered.com/app/1494470/BUSTAFELLOWS/
Standard Edition – Physical: Amazon US, Amazon UK
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