After weeks of silence following multiple visual novel developers being threatened with take downs of their games due to adult content, Valve has finally released a blog post explaining their approach to curation going forward. My issues with their statement are twofold: their failure to lay out any guidelines for adult content, and the seeming…
I played through the very short beta demo for kickstarted OELVN The Letter, and here are some brief thoughts on what Yangyang Mobile have produced so far.
Ebi-hime presents another lovely, well-written game, this time in the otome genre – although not everything is as it seems.
I decided to play this hoping it would be a spooky little title that could serve to get me in the mood for Halloween. Alas, it turned out to be another crappy piece of Steam shovelware.
Released simultaneously in English and Japanese, Corona Blossom is a crowd-funded series from veteran visual novel studio Frontwing designed to compete with the highly successful Nekopara on the Steam platform. But is it up to the task?
It’s somewhat of a travesty that, despite having written a lot about my involvement in the localization of Flowers, I hadn’t yet got around to reviewing it. So, at last, here are my thoughts on the Japanese version of the game. (I’ve kept it spoiler-free, although there is some mention of the route structure.)
Winged Cloud is back with yet another addition to their Sakura series, and it’s just as much of a let down as usual.
After a long delay, the English release of Innocent Grey’s wonderful yuri title Flowers -Le volume sur printemps- is now on sale! You can pick it up here on Steam. It’s a coming-of-age tale set in a girls’ boarding school, seasoned with a dash of mystery and a heavy sprinkling of gay awakening. Obviously I am aware of the huge…
This title from new studio calme created a world I wanted to inhabit together with its cute characters, but didn’t allow me to spend enough time there.
Better late than never! Here’s my Anime Expo 2016 visual novel announcements wrapup.
KARAKARA will be out next week, but you can play the demo right now!