Jiro Akagawa ( born February 29, 1948) is a Japanese novelist born in Fukuoka, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. Best known for his humorous mysteries, Akagawa's first novel, Ghost Train, was published in 1976 and went on to win the annually granted All Yomimono New Mystery Writers' Prize by Bungeishunju, a Japanese literary publishing company. Other works of his, Incident in the Bedroom Suburb and Voice from Heaven, were later made into anime, while Sailor-fuku to kikanju was made into a popular live action movie. His most recognized works to date pertain to his Mike-neko (or Tortoiseshell Cat) Holmes series. He is extremely prolific; as of August, 2006, he had written more than 480 novels in the course of his thirty year career, over 300 million individual published volumes.
Jiro Akagawa - Majotachi No Nemuri - Fukkatsu Matsuri is a first person perspective adventure (sound novel) based on stories by horror author Jiro Akagawa. In the game the player takes the role of a private investigator that takes paranormal cases of witches and ghosts.
The game features weather effects, mature horror stories and different endings depending of the player choices during the game.
Jiro Akagawa was in charge of the original masters of the world scenario in his novel The Witches ?renewed sleep! Scenarios, graphics, sounds, movies and renewed, adding features such as shock speed skip function and couples. And the truth hidden in the new scenario, to enjoy the fear of impending darkness reborn from new!
- First person perspective.
- 2D graphics
- Cartoon graphics
- Horror & Mystery themes.