Yet another visual novel project launches a Steam Greenlight campaign, as the Sekai Project group have begun their campaign to have their latest project land on Steam in Narcissu, with the dual goals of having the game launch with a new English translation and be available at no cost to players. Hit the jump for the info.
In commemoration of the 10th anniversary of Key's visual novel CLANNAD, Updraft, a Tokyo-based company specialized in anime/game character goods, has started accepting pre-orders for smartphone cases for iPhone5/5s featuring a laser engraved illustration on the back. Hit the jump for more details.
After years of anticipation, the official English language version of the Steins;Gate visual novel is coming this Winter from JAST USA. Hit the jump for all of the info on the limited edition, now up for pre-order with the standard digital-only version.
The recent announcement of the Attack On Titan spin-off manga to run in shojo manga magazine ARIA was received with mixed emotions by some fans since it will be done by different authors and not the original author. However, the biggest surprise was revealed in the preview of the visual novel "Kui Naki Sentaku (A Choice With No Regrets)", included in vol. 3 of the Blu-Ray release. SPOILER ALERT! Proceed with caution!
Imagine if you will, that you are the only human present at St. PigeoNation's Institute, "the most splendid and greatest academy of the pigeon, by the pigeon and for the pigeon." Yes, pigeons. And then imagine, that in your second year, you begin to feel strange new emotions that could even be called...love. More on the wacky visual novel game, "Hatoful Boyfriend" after the jump.
Developer Key's ninth game, Rewrite, is set to hit PC in Japan on June 24, but that doesn't mean we can't take a quick look at it before the visual novel is officially available. Key posted the opening movie today, and you can check it out after the jump.
Alchemist has posted the newly created opening movie for their latest love adventure PSP game "Sakaagari Hurricane Portable" on YouTube. The game was originally developed by Giga as 18+ visual novel game in November 2008. The all-age version by Alchemist on PlayStation Portable with the adult content removed is scheduled to be released in July 28,2011.
5bp., a Japanese game company based on Shibuya, Tokyo, has released a new promo video of a Xbox 360 game Ever 17: The Out of Infinity on May 6. Ever 17 is a sci-fi visual novel originally released on August 2002 for the PlayStation 2 and Dreamcast. The original was hugely success, even an English version for Windows was released in the U.S. by Hirameki International in December 2005.