Kuon is a survival horror video game for the PlayStation 2, developed and published by From Software in Japan in 2004. Agetec published the game in North America and Indie Games in Europe. Kuon is based on an ancient type of Japanese horror story called Kwaidan. The setting is a dark and gruesome mansion in the Japanese town of Kyoto where mutated creatures and other horrors lurk. The game is set during the Heian Period of ancient Japan.