Arc System Works Announces SWERY’s New Game: The Missing

Torrance, California – February 16, 2017 – Arc System Works Co., Ltd. today unveiled Hidetaka Suehiro’s (SWERY) latest game project titled “The MISSING” to be released in 2018. Best known as the creator of 2010’s cult-classic, Deadly Premonition, as well as other fan favorite games, SWERY is a 20-year veteran of the industry who has developed a number of unique titles over the course of his career.

“I can say with confidence that SWERY is one of the industry’s most unique game developers,” said Minoru Kidooka, President and CEO of Arc System Works Co., Ltd. “We share his vision for creating innovative, genre-bending games and look forward to working with SWERY and his team at White Owls on The Missing.”

About Arc System Works
Arc System Works is a developer and fighting game specialist from Japan—best known for the Guilty Gear series of games and, more recently, the BlazBlue series—that has garnered international critical acclaim for its innovative fighting system and spectacular 2D artwork. For more information, please visit the official website at All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.


About White Owls Inc
White Owls is a studio headed by famed game developer Swery. White Owls is a small development company that was born in Osaka on November 1, 2016. Our slogan is “From Osaka to all of YOU around the World,” and they are working day and night to create completely unique things that no one’s ever seen before. For more information, please visit the official website at