SWERY’s Detective Thriller ‘The Good Life’ Set to Release on October

As Naomi would describe it, "Hell on Earth"!

Hidetaka “SWERY” Suehiro, best known as the creator of Deadly Premonition, D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die, and The Missing, and company White Owls, is set to release their new RPG/life sim adventure, The Good Life on October 15th, 2021. The game will launch on PC, (via Steam) PS4, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One.

Watch the announcement trailer here

About The Good Life

The Good Life is a captivating adventure game in which players take control of Naomi, a New York-based photographer who has just arrived in the small British town of Rainy Woods to discover the truth behind this place known as the “Happiest Town in the World”.

Race against the clock, tracing multiple leads, and solve mysteries as a human, a cat, or a dog! Getting to the bottom of this this mystery will require you to cook, eat, sleep, shop, farm, and explore the town. All the while taking on photography jobs and other more “unconventional” quests.


  • Uncover the truth about Rainy Woods – the small, boring town that Naomi refers to as “Hell on Earth”.
  • Explore the vast and sprawling town of Rainy Woods.
  • Take photos to repay your debt.
  • Unlock and try out new recipes.
  • Plant, grow, and harvest your own crops.
  • Discover new clothing and other items.
  • Save up money and renovate your house and garden.
  • investigate a murder while riding a sheep???

SWERY and Yukio Futatsugi, creator of Panzer Dragoon and Phantom Dust, are set to deliver a highly engaging, funny, and bizarre experience that will keep players hooked until the very end. Don’t forget to wishlist the game on your favorite store.

Source: Press Release