Dr. Orion Hunter
Biographical information
Full name Orion Hunter
Gender Male
Status Alive
Birth 1985
Personal information
Nationality United States American
Past profession(s) Researcher
Notable relationships
Affiliation(s) Nyctochral Police Department
Tiputini Biodiversity Station (formerly)
Nyctochral Police Department
Rank Lab Chief
Game information
Appears in Criminal Case
First appearance Case #1: All Nightmare Long (s1)
You can be spiritual in any way that expresses the light in your soul on your own personal journey.
—Orion Hunter

Dr. Orion Hunter is a main character appearing in Season 1 of Criminal Case, where he serves as the Nyctochral Police Department's Lab Chief.


Hailing from San Francisco, California, USA, Orion is the 31-year-old director of the Forensics Laboratory who worked as a researcher and scientist prior to his tenure in the department. He has messy blonde hair and green eyes. Orion wears a standard lab coat which has a blue box with the words "Forensic" written in white on Orion's right. Underneath the lab coat, he wears a black shirt along with an access badge.

It is known that Orion's favorite animal is a rock sparrow and his favorite food is chicken salad. He also is known to be a spiritual person who tends to be talkative at times but he's a peaceful guy. Additionally, Orion holds one PhD and won the BEST (Biological Environment Sustainability Trend) Award for his research role.



Calm down, partner. This section is soon to be added.

Notable Events of Criminal Case

Calm down, partner. This section is soon to be added.

Personal Life

Calm down, partner. This section is soon to be added.


As the Lab Chief of the Nyctochral PD, Orion has the responsibility of taking care of all the necessary physical, biological, and/or clinical analyses, and to inform the team of such results after a certain amount of time.

Below is the list of analyses Orion performs throughout the course of the game:

Case #1: All Nightmare Long

  • Powder (03:00:00)
  • White Substance (06:00:00)
  • Glass Eyes (12:00:00)

Case #2: A False Dawn

  • Black Substance (09:00:00)


As of the release of Nyctochral, the player may choose Orion to join the investigation of each crime scene (in any Nyctochral case) and provide hint bonuses. He is available as a 3-hint partner. (Note that this feature is only available on the mobile version of the game.)

Case Appearances



Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.