A downloadable game for Windows, macOS, and Linux

coming soon 🔍


NOTE: this is a page for a jam version of a game that is being left up for posterity!

the complete version of the game will be released on both itch.io & steam this summer 2022 with new puzzles, extra story & more...

play the demo & wishlist the game on steam today!

*the itch.io page will not be up until the game is out.


water the plants, feed the pets, and DON'T turn off the lights.


A PET SHOP AFTER DARK is a horror point-and-click visual novel where you've taken on an odd job at a little pet shop. the owner tells you the job is easy - all you have to do is water the plants, feed the pets, and stay the night. there's just one thing - do NOT, under any circumstances, turn off the lights.

play time is ~1 hour.

this game was made for summer slow jams august 2020: horror games.

for $3 or more, you can support me in my game-making adventures & also receive a digital art collection that includes all art from the game along with design sketches!


content warning: slight horror themes



story/code/art by npckc
music by sdhizumi 
sfx by pocket sound
translation by dunkelheyt (esla), gregory karcher "tagyru" (fr)


This game is currently unavailable

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