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…
People who came to VNs through DDLC may have been hoping to find something similar in this free offering, but all they’ll find is a badly-written attempt at edginess that leaves a bad aftertaste.
Japanese developer Circus attempts to cash in on the foreign market with this English-first release that copies Winged Cloud’s money-making formula. Unfortunately, while the writing is of a higher quality, this short VN has a similarly flimsy story, boring cardboard characters, and lack of anything to get invested in.
We take a look at one of the many “idle games” available for Android.
The second entry in Frontwing’s episodic space saga gets more interesting in terms of plot, but, for better or worse, keeps the excessive fanservice.
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.