Nupixo Games
Based in Montreal, Canada

Founding date:
August 3, 2012


Press / Business contact:


Detective Di

+84 9 15 328 805


Nupixo Games is the indie game developer 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.


Detective Di: The Silk Rose Murders

Our newest game, Detective Di: The Silk Rose Murders, was successfully funded on Kickstarter and Greenlit by Steam users. It was released for PC/Mac on Steam, Humble Bundle and Itch.io on May 1st, 2019 and currenly holds a Steam user score of 90% and a Metacritic score of 80%. It was launched on mobile for iOS and Android in July 2020.

History in a Flash

We're a small team based in Montreal, but we're skilled and nimble! Our core team, led by lead designer Minh Ta, has worked together on three successful web games (collectively reaching over 5 million players): Facility Z and Shadow of the Ninja 1 and 2. These games were published by top Flash game portals incluging Armor Games, Max Games, and Miniclip.



Detective Di: The Silk Rose Murders - Official Launch Trailer YouTube


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Awards & Recognition

  • "2019 Aggie Award Nominations" - Best Traditional Adventure, Best Writing - Drama, Best Story, Best Setting
  • "2019 Silver Aggie Award Winner" - Best Whodunit
  • "Kickstarter Staff Pick" - Kickstarter
  • "Trailer Roundup Selection" - Indie Games, March 2015

Selected Articles

  • "Rock Paper Shotgun > PC Game News"
    - Jay Castello, Rock Paper Shotgun
  • "Why It's So Hard To Make Games In China"
    - Matt Sayer, Kotaku
  • "Adventure Gamers Gamescom 2018 Roundup"
    - Harald Bastiaanse, Adventure Gamers

Team & Repeating Collaborator

Minh Ta
Game Designer, Nupixo Games

Andrea Giachini
Composer, Freelancer

Xuan Jiang
Producer, Whisper Games

presskit() by Rami Ismail (Vlambeer) - also thanks to these fine folks