The Best Investigation Games for Nintendo 3DS

Update, : Fragments added at rank #1.
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Fragments (2021)

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You are the detective. In this first-person crime thriller, use cutting-edge tools and your compatibility with a device that can explore others’ memories to crack the case. Your room is the crime scene. Uncover clues, sometimes hidden behind your furniture, in crime scenes that blend into your world. Characters feel real. Life-sized holographic characters are aware of your presence and interact with you and your space as if they’re really in the room.

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  • conversation
  • investigation
  • fiction
  • psychological
  • interactive
  • surreal
  • thriller
  • choices
  • visual-novel
  • story
  • point-and-click
  • linear
  • atmospheric
  • multiple-endings
  • adventure

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The Tides of Time (2020)

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The Tides of Time is an Action-Adventure-RPG with a time based twist. You are Charlie, who is the only one able to solve the strange things happening at the Day of the Red Sun.


  • ambient
  • electronica
  • investigation
  • action-adventure
  • 2d
  • rpg
  • music
  • edutainment
  • narration
  • top-down
  • time
  • manipulation
  • fight
  • high-quality
  • sailing

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Seance (2018)

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A humor-filled whodunit detective game about two detectives who use supernatural powers to solve murder mysteries that are too difficult for the police to handle alone.


  • investigation
  • visual-novel
  • conversation
  • detective
  • choices
  • comedy
  • anime
  • story
  • satire
  • mystery
  • point-and-click
  • supernatural
  • exploration

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The Chase (2020)

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“The chase” is a first-person survival horror game developed by RAM Studios. The story revolves around a couple that has been separated for some time. The only hope for him is to strive through the darkness and pray to God that everything will be alright.

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  • survival-horror
  • racing
  • 3d
  • investigation
  • narration
  • 2.5d
  • horror
  • stealth
  • action-adventure
  • dark
  • single-player
  • gore
  • violent
  • multiple-endings

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