The Boogie Man

The Boogie Man is a freeware horror adventure game by Uri made in WOLF RPG Editor.
It is the third game in the Strange Men Series.

Keith Baring is a cold, devoted detective whose boss decides he needs to take some time off.
While on a tour of an old castle with his wife Helena, she makes a startling confession to him.
Keith goes to bed bewildered - but things only become stranger as the Boogie Man's game begins...

(Content Severity: Discretion Strongly Advised)
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The Strange Men Series
The Crooked Man | The Sandman | The Boogie Man | The Hanged Man

Download The Boogie Man (Version 3) | (Mirror)

Voiceless Version | (Mirror)
If the regular version's filesize is too big, this version removes the main voice acting.
It is generally only recommended if you can't download the full game.

The Boogie Man is now available on Steam and Playism for $3.
The game will remain free here, but you can show Uri your support by purchasing it.

Usage Notes

Videos are allowed, but should not be profited off of, with the exception of YouTube monetization.
Live streams are allowed.
Fanworks are generally allowed and can be sold.
However, you should not sell anything that uses any specific resources from the game.

[1] Japanese rules page


(The first such picture should be a closeup of Keith at the very beginning.)




I've provided a walkthrough. It gives the steps to reach the end and the happy ending requirements.
The endings branch based on two major events and whether or not you get all the "optional" happy end flags.

Click or highlight the black boxes to show spoiler text.


Extra Links

These contain spoilers for all aspects of the game. Only read after you've beaten it fully.

Translator's Notes
Bonus Thoughts

Don't blame it on the sunshine...