Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To buy and download 999: The Novel HD by Aksys Games Localization, Inc., get iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

999: The Novel HD

By Aksys Games Localization, Inc.

Open iTunes to buy and download apps.


Zero Escape: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors The Novel (999) is a thrilling adventure story from acclaimed writer Kotaro Uchikoshi that takes readers on a suspense-filled journey full of danger, terrifying choices, and unexpected twists toward a variety of endings that may or may not see them coming out alive on the other side.

Nine individuals, seemingly strangers, find themselves awakening to a rude truth – they’re trapped on a ship that will sink in nine hours, and must play a deadly game in order to escape. Kidnapped by the mysterious Zero, these nine must solve puzzles and uncover the location of the elusive ninth door before time runs out. Each player is tied to a bracelet that controls a bomb within their bodies. One wrong move and they explode. However, beyond this life-or-death game lies questions that they must answer: Why have they been brought here and, more importantly, who is Zero?

What's New in Version 1.01

-Fixed bug and performance issues.

iPad Screenshots

iPad Screenshot 1
iPad Screenshot 2
iPad Screenshot 3
iPad Screenshot 4
iPad Screenshot 5

Customer Reviews

Truly a Novel Experience

Thrills. Horror. Humor. Characters you'll loathe and characters you'll love - but careful who you trust. Red herrings by the dozens. Fridge brilliance you've never experienced before. This is likely the best story in any video game you'll play. NOTE: This game was first released as a puzzler for the DS, and the story truly is best experienced as a game complete with puzzles on its original platform. This novel version is missing those puzzles and the accompanying largely-unimportant-but-thoroughly-enjoyable dialogue within those puzzles, and cannot quite convey the power of the plot as well. Having said this, for those without access to a DS, do not miss the opportunity to relish this mind blowing story.

You wont turn iff your ipad until the end

I wanted to play the ds version, but I wanted to give it a try on ios. Totally worth the price. It's an 11 hour long novel. The only choices and only interaction you'll have is choosing which doors to enter, which will affect the ending ( multiple endings, plus a real ending). And it's still enthralling and enjoyable due to the story. Expect a rather dark, cruel, amd gruesome story, with heart warming and emotional scenes near the true ending.

Great story and mystery; bad plot holes.

The story is gripping and the mystery is certainly intriguing, keeping readers engaged until the True Ending. Unfortunately, that's when the narrative falls apart. Things are left unexplained, the ending is extremely abrupt, and there are quite a few crippling plot holes that ruin the overall experience, aside from inadequate prose that enjoys stating the obvious countless times. Also, the lack of the original DS game's puzzles lessens the experience.

A game worth playing, but prepare for a disappointing finale.

999: The Novel HD
View In iTunes
  • $4.99
  • Category: Books
  • Updated:
  • Version: 1.01
  • Size: 594 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller:
You must be at least 17 years old to download this app.
  • Frequent/Intense Realistic Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
  • Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
  • Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
  • Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
  • Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor

Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.1 or later. Compatible with iPad.

Customer Ratings

Current Version:
All Versions:

More iPad Apps by Aksys Games Localization, Inc.