Dive into the dark world of ancient China and solve a criminal mystery!

The critically acclaimed game is coming to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and Xbox Series S|X this December thanks to!

Detective Di is a breathtaking point-and-click adventure game with an extensive story, immersive from its very beginning. Take on the role of the most famous detective in ancient China and solve the mystery of cruel and bizarre serial killings.

Watch NEW Detective Di: The Silk Rose Murders trailer now on YouTube:

Detective Di: The Silk Rose Murders was successfully funded on Kickstarter and Greenlit by Steam users. It currently holds a Steam user score of 90% and a Metacritic score of 80%. 

Someone systematically kills young women in the Chinese capital under the Tang Dynasty, leaving cards with riddles and warnings at the crime scene.

After a daringly solved case, the young, newly minted, but extremely talented detective Di Renjije receives, from the Empress Wu Zetian herself, the task of discovering the identity of the murderer. 

Discover the truth behind crimes, learn politicians’ true intentions, and defeat your demons as you collaborate with the first and only Empress of China during the unique times of the Tang Dynasty. 

Investigate the crime scenes by talking to witnesses using the available dialogue options. Find evidence and items relevant to the investigation. Drawing the right conclusions by filling in the deduction board to accurately recreate past events.  The remarkable story is shown with gorgeous pixel art paying homage to the old school of graphics but with a whole new unique touch.


  • Captivating storyline
  • Background and atmosphere of ancient China culture and history
  • Challengings riddles to solve and dialogue options to choose
  • Expressive and unique pixel art, 2D graphic
  • Original soundtrack with 13 tracks

The Press kit (screenshots, arts, etc.) is available for download HERE. 

For more information on Detective Di: The Silk Rose Murders, please visit the official Twitter account, official Facebook fanpage, official Discord Server, and website.

ABOUT REDDEER.GAMES is an award-winning global gaming company that focuses on developing and publishing unique indie games.

We aim to create accessible games, easily distinguishable by their original art style. Our main goal, however, is for them to be FUN!

In recent years we released Cyber Protocol, Brawl Chess, Comic Coloring Book, Clumsy Rush, Art Sqool, Nirvana Pilot Yume, Under Leaves, Little Mouse’s Encyclopedia and AAA Clock. 

Currently, the company is working on the science fiction game Time Hole, and the comic, humorous platformer 7 Horizons. We also announced two games in the universe of the beloved comic “Kayko and Kokosh”.

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Nupixo is an independent studio based in Montreal, behind the critically-acclaimed point-and-click thriller, Detective Di: The Silk Rose Murders. Also the makers of Facility Z and Shadow of the Ninja 1 and 2.