Corpse Party: Book of Shadows out now, Europe next week

Let’s all die together!

Corpse Party is not for the weak of heart. It conveys some pretty dark imagery and few games are more worthy of the ESRB’s M rating. But if you can get past its unpleasant sights and stomach-churning sounds, this visual novel provides an emotional experience that’s well worth the price of admission. 

Its sequel, Corpse Party: Book of Shadows, is out now on PlayStation Network and shakes things up with a new first-person perspective and point-and-click interface. North Americans can grab the blood-chilling collaboration between XSEED and Team GrisGris on PSP and Vita for $20, whereas Europeans will have to wait until January 23 for next week’s update.

Kyle MacGregor Burleson