Shadow of Memories" is a time travel game in 10 chapters in which the player maneuvers a protagonist named Eike. Eike is killed by an unknown person at the beginning of the very first chapter, and following this inauspicious opening faces attempts on his life in every subsequent chapter.
To save Eike, the player must send him back in time to change the course of events before the mystery assassin finally claims Eike. The player can save Eike through direct action, or by changing the course of events through conversations and by acquiring various items. The object of the game is to change Eike's destiny by transporting him back in time and intervening when necessary.