Studio Élan, known for their yuri visual novel Heart of the Woods, announced that a free demo is available for their magical girl visual novel, Lock and Key: A Magical Girl Mystery, on PC via Steam and itchio.
The demo includes the entire first act of the game covers six scenes and features multiple CG images. Further, the demo gives players the chance to hear five songs from the soundtrack. Additional options include a data viewer on the backstories, location, monsters, and more.
Lock and Key explores what it means to be a magical girl. Players will be able to witness a magical mystery set in a fantasy world.
The story revolves around characters, Sherri and Kealey Cohen, who are in their late 20s and have just married. It seems they have left the title of “magical girl” behind them over a decade ago and are on the verge of losing their powers completely as they adjust to a “normal” life. However, a string of murders forces the couple out of retirement for one last adventure.
Together, with their friend Nina and Ruby, they will face a mysterious foe, which is connected to their past and future.
During the game, players will be able to shape the path of this adventure through choices.
We’ll keep you updated on the release of Lock and Key: A Magical Girl Mystery.
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