I absolutely loved this game. The art was refreshing and a unique take on horror games. If you are interested in my gameplay I will link it below.
A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux
A girl takes a night train heading to an unknown destination...
Yûrei Station ("Ghost Station") is an adventure game inspired by Japanese ghost stories. It was written and designed by Atelier Sentô, based on memories of their life in Japan, and on the trains they used to take at dawn.
The graphics were hand-painted with pencils and watercolors by high school students. It was done in 2 days (March 6 and 7, 2017) during a workshop at "le Pôle des Arts" of La Joliverie in Nantes.
Learn more about the making of this project:
Languages: Japanese - English - French - Korean - Italian
"A beautiful, unsettling hand-crafted horror story" IndieGames.com
|Platforms||Windows, macOS, Linux|
|Release date||May 04, 2017|
|Tags||Atmospheric, ghost-story, Hand-drawn, Horror, japan, Point & Click, Story Rich, Surreal, watercolor|
|Average session||About a half-hour|
|Mentions||itch.io Recommends: Nostalgic games for...|
- New translation: Brazilian PortugueseAug 02, 2017
- New translations: Korean and Italian + a new Linux versionJun 02, 2017
- Yûrei Station, version 1.2May 23, 2017
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Thank you very much for creating such a cute game based on the culture I grew up with. Beautifully drawn and presented by hands...
I had quite a while back played this on my YT
I really enjoyed the artwork and the thought behind this game, it's rare to actually see a game that has been handmade drawings, As an artist myself, this is one of my favs, It gives more ideas that games Do not have to be made only with a computer, that you can make it out of anything
The art is super beautiful, and the story is creepy and mysterious, not being too vague nor too obvious. The puzzles are fun, and it's a great short.
intresting game and love the spooky side of japanese culture
Creepy and well made. I played your game here:
Awesome game! Great atmosphere and music!!!
SUCH AN AMAZING GAME.
This was a beautiful game to play. I Hope you enjoy the video I made on it :)
THIS GAME ... T_T
Thank you very much for this experience. I'll keep an eye on your next projects. Many thanks again.
Beautiful artwork and a very Ghibli-esque feel while also managing to keep the hairs on the back of my neck stand at attention. It was subtly eerie and wonderfully crafted and you can tell a lot of love went into this game. ♡♡
I love the simplistic and yet really nice drawings, the story is so intriguing and mysterious, I love the simple little puzzles, and the interesting 2.5D perspective, and the atmosphere, I honestly just really love this game. And the fact that it was made by high schoolers in only 2 days, just blows my mind. The only complaint I have (and it's very small) is that I believe the stepping sound could have been done in a way so that it doesn't always sound the same, but trust me, I loved everything else! I'd probably give it a 9.5 out of 10!
I love it! The graphics is hella good, your da best!
I love the art style, story and gameplay! It's lovely and unnerving- the hallmarks of a good ghost story!
I always enjoy the games you make! I love the art style and how the game is both beautiful and unsettling. Great job!
It was great experience to play this.
The strongest + of this game was graphics, i really enjoyed this kind of handdrawn style with those watercolors.
i surely would recommend this game to anyone and im looking forward to yours next game.
Have a nice day!
J'ai adoré ce jeu, l'ambiance, le graphisme, tout est si beau et dombre à la fois : TOP !!!
This was absolutely perfect!
Really loved this game. Beautiful & creepy in every way. Great job.
Great game, can't wait for the next one!
Salut j'ai eu l'occasion de jouer à votre jeu pour une vidéo sur ma chaîne, je trouve ce jeu magnifique et le fait qu'on puisse y jouer en français et un grand plus ^^ Merci pour ce jeu qui m'as permis de passée un bon moment.
Good game !!
Anyone know how long this game is?
Forgot to share my let's play of your game when I uploaded it...here ya go:
Hello there. This is the first time where I have played a game without any negative comments whatsoever. This is a great game overall and I hope more people will play this amazing game. This is the first part of my gameplay of Yurei Station. Please support my channel. :)
Hello! Thank you so much for playing the game!
We're glad you enjoyed it. And thank you for the video!
hi! want another translation ? if you want just say :)
Thanks a lot!
We probably won't add new translation to this game since we're too busy on other projects but we appreciate your offer!
ฅ/ᐠ｡ᆽ｡ᐟ \ Hello~
Your games are always so lovely! The art style is mesmerizing and charming as always, and I liked how the phone was implemented to be a menu and plot device. I thought it was pretty interesting to see more Japanese writing here as 'After School' and 'Sango' didn't utilize it as much. The story was bittersweet, and I enjoyed the tone of it overall despite the game being so short.
Looking forward to more games from you guys in the future~
Thank you very much for your kind words! We experimented a lot on this game so we're glad you liked it!
We're also glad you liked the use of Japanese writing: we really wanted to use it but it frustrated many players...
We're now working on a Visual Novel with the same art style and atmosphere, to be released in September.
Thanks for the video!
This game is amaing.The art is absolutely beautiful. But the best part is the story.
We enjoyed it very much.
Here is a short video we made while playing:Keep up the good work!!!
Super creepy and wonderful! Beautiful artwork.
this reminds me of ghibli :D but of course the last puzzle is a coincidence because i dont understand japanese
You can solve the last puzzle even if you don't speak Japanese.
There are clues hidden in the last message you get on your cellphone.
Thanks for playing!
This was so amazing! I absolutely loved the art style, I wish there was more to it, but it was a great ride!
One of the best indie horror games I've played so far! 😍
Be sure to share if you enjoy the video, thanks! 😄❤️
oh gosh wow!!! I love the art and the ending was so cool!
This game is so beautiful!!!! I love it so much! Especially all the work and effort you put into it!
Hey, one of the best game youtuber in Korea did play review of your game.
Great! Thanks again for your translation!
We're glad the game was so much enjoyed in Korea!!!
compelling story, interesting backgrounds, nice artwork.
Thansk for the game!
This game is brilliant! I love the art so much! You guys did such an amazing job. This game has mild creepy vibes but nothing too scary. There was a lot of mystery going on as well. It was nice to play a game that shows some Japanese folklore. Here is a little gameplay I did for this game xD