Missing Parts Side B - The Tantei Stories is an adventure game released first for the Dreamcast console and later in Playstation 2 with a new control system, A CG gallery & enhanced graphics. Also in the Side B game there is an unlockable bonus story that can be played after complete the 3 episodes. In Playstation 2 the game is divided into 2 different games called Side A & Side B. The game was later ported to PSP with the name of Missing Parts - The Tantei Stories Complete.
Each of the Playstation 2 games got 3 episodes.
Standard interactive gaming interface allows for character conversations and a number of camera functions give players the power of zoom, viewpoint shifting and panning. Play through three sleuthing scenarios which are separately contained chapters but are also intertwined somehow. Unlockable modes in the game include a CG gallery and a BGM mode.
The games plot is about Kyosuke Magami working at the Narumi detective agency. Daughter of Seiji Narumi disappeared and Magami has to find her. But this is one of the part of the big story! Magami going to find more mysterious things behind the original reason of the disappear.
Side B Episodes:
- Teddy bear injured: This case starts with a visit to a hospital, when Nanako asked Kyosuke to start a investigation.
- The lost pocket watch: This case starts on the way back from the bar, Kyosuke is witness the dead body of a taxi driver.
- Pendant revisited: This case starts at a charity concert, this is where all the conspiration that appear in the other cases will take place and Kyosuke will face the biggest case of his life.
Play through three sleuthing scenarios which are separately contained chapters but are also intertwined somehow. Unlockable modes in the game include a CG gallery and a BGM mode.
- Kyosuke Magami: 23 years old working for the agency. The main character of the game
- Teppei Shiraishi: 24 years old and working with Kyosuke. She is his handyman.
- Narumi Tsukishima: 27 years old, the proprietor of the antique shop. You will find more things in his shop.
- Kyoka Narumi: 28 years old, Acting Director of Narumi detective agency. Has respect for the mature detectives.
- Nanako Kamoi: 17 years old, school girl who stays around always at the internet cafe Saibaria. Working at a restaurant where she has to change the menu.
- Himuro Yutaka: 45 years old, Criminal Investigation Division.
- Naoharu Morikawa: 27 years old, men in police criminal investigation department. Always fighting with Kyosuke, hates the detective.
- Koki Suwa: 52 years old, lawyer. Kyoka's father.
Sequel authentic detective adventure of popular "MISSINGPARTS sideA". I adopt the command system-friendly beginner while orthodox "movement" and "speak" and "magnifying glass". Recorded Episode 3 "teddy bear injured", "pocket watch Lost" and "pendant of recollection" and "sideB". Foreshadowing all converge at once.
- First person perspective.
- 2D graphics
- Cartoon graphics
- Detective, Romance & Anime themes.