A prequel to the post-apocalyptic RPG Baroque, Baroque Syndrome chronicles the
events that precede the supernatural apocalypse of the original game, in which
all of earth has been devastated by a massive heat wave.
You take the role of Kitsune Kanazawa, a Japanese student that becomes
entangled in the investigation of a series of supernatural murders, which will
slowly introduce key characters who will play a part in the upcoming
The game is played as an interactive novel, with 2D still pictures of settings
and characters being the main graphic elements, and all actions being
described via scrolling texts. At several intervals you will have to make a
choice that branches the plot in different directions, but that’s all the
interaction you get to make.