Tagged: visual novel

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Hustle Cat – It’s the Little Things

Genre: Romance, adventure, supernatural Length: Short (2 – 10 hours) Developer: Date Nighto   Maybe Raistlin will know what I’m talking about, but when I was a kid, I read a book in which a character said:  “I’m small because I was meant to do small things. If you look at all the big things in...

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Danganronpa 2 Goodbye Despair; Stop Killing my Husbandos!

  Genre: Mystery, pure cool Playtime: Medium (10 – 30 hours) Developer: Spike Chunsoft & Spike   Hope’s Peak academy is a cherished dream for most people. An illustrious institution responsible for nothing less than nurturing those destined to become the hope of all mankind. Anyone would be honored to attend, and most students have worked and sacrificed their...

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Gahkthun of the Golden Lightning – Putting the Novel Back in Visual Novel

Genre: Mystery, Steampunk, Action, Romance Playtime: Medium (10 – 30 hours) Developer: Liar-soft   At the turn of the 1900s the world has been plunged in darkness. The massive steam engines that power every aspect of modern life have also covered the skies in thick dark clouds blocking out the sun and stifling nature, but people aren’t...

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Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc indeed or Irina fails hard at VN reviews

Genre: Mystery, pure cool Playtime: Medium (10 – 30 hours) Developer: Spike Chunsoft & Spike   Makoto cannot believe his luck. It’s beyond just good, it’s phenomenal, extraordinary, ultimate. Hopes Peak academy is a breeding ground for the very best society has to offer. Only those so unbelievable skilled as to be considered the one and only pinnacle of...

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Gift Guide: Favorite Free Mobile Otomes – 12 days

Are you still looking for the perfect gift for that special someone? Something unique and thoughtful that will let them know exactly how much they mean to you. You are going to be thrilled to find out that your long search is finally over! You can now give them the truly best gift of all...

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Great Visual Novel deal

This is just a quick post because I really like this deal. In case some of you aren’t familiar with Humble Bundle, they are a great way to pick up games (and more) at very reasonable prices and profits go to a great cause. They have a great selection of Visual Novels for a steal...

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Highschool Romance (VN) – I would have been an awesome boyfriend

Genre:  Comedy, Romance, Harem Length: Short (2 – 10 hours) Developer: AJTilley.com & Dharker Studio   A little while ago I asked my friend: “Twitter” whether it would be better to put together some visual novel reviews or recaps and Twitter answered: reviews fool, ain’t nobody got time for your recaps. This has left me a little ambivalent. On...

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Visual Novels I Would Like to See as Anime

I was trying to put together a post on Fate/Stay Night and went on a rambling sideline about what makes for a good visual novel adaptation. You should stick to a single path rather than try to incorporate all routes in a single narrative. If you start from X-rated material and you want to take...

Dot Kareshi -We're 8bit Lovers- otome review 5

Dot Kareshi -We’re 8bit Lovers-

Genre: Otome, Fantasy, Comedy Visual Novel Developer: Rejet   Our lovely (I assume) protagonist is finally done with her finals at Local University and can get back to her beloved video games but before she has the chance to really enjoy into some well-deserved rest, she finds herself transported into the world of one of...

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Steins;Gate – You’ve seen it, now should you play it?

Genre: Pure awesomeness Episodes: 24 or 1 game Studio: White Fox or 5pb., Nitroplus   Steins; Gate is one of my favorite animes because I am a human. There’s nothing special about this – it’s in everyone’s top 10 and the fact that it’s not considered completely overrated by now is a tribute to its quality. But way before...