Shin Hayarigami is a Japanese horror visual novel that was released for PS Vita in 2014. In 2015, a Korean PS vita version was released, and in subsequent years Korean mobile company i-play has released the visual novel episodically. At the end of 2017, i-play released an episode in English, ‘Blind Man’. Unfortunately, the English… Continue reading Shin Hayarigami – Blind Man Review
Localisation and publishing company, MangaGamer has just released their own original visual novel. ‘Koropokkur in Love ~A Little Fairy’s Tale~’ is a romantic-comedy with fantasy elements. The story focuses on a female fairy called Asirrera, who becomes entranced with the human world and ventures out to explore it. She slowly adjusts to human life after… Continue reading MangaGamer’s First Original Title! – Koropokkur in Love
Love Esquire is the latest, and probably most ambitious, gaming project by YangYang Mobile. The Phillipines based company released their first commercial game, ‘The Letter’ last year. The game maintains a 9/10 rating on Steam, and has been on my ‘must play’ list for the last few months. While ‘The Letter’ is a horror-mystery VN,… Continue reading Love Esquire Demo Review – Here For the Girls!
During my February ‘Indie Developer’ Month, I reviewed the demo for GB Patch Games’ ‘Lake of Voices’. In my review, I talked about how excited I was for the game’s release, and I’m happy to announce the full game will be out on the 28 August, and it will be completely free! The GP Patch… Continue reading Lake of Voices Review – Who Will Survive the Long Night?
‘Chronotopia’ is an upcoming visual novel by French indie developer studio, Träumendes Mädchen. Chronotopia is the studio’s first commercial game, having released a number of short free games over the last few years. At the beginning of the game our character wakes in a dull desolate place, struggling to remember who they are. A young girl… Continue reading Chronotopia Visual Novel Demo Review – Princesses, Faeries and Intrigue!
Helyees is an upcoming Indie studio based in Helsinki. In April this year they released their first game ‘Panzer Hearts’. The game is set in an alternate reality where Ancient Egypt has thrived and mixed together with WW2 Germany. In this visual novel you play as Bastian, a young man who has returned home after… Continue reading Panzer Hearts Review – Build a Tank, Get the Girl!
‘Perseverance’, by Tap It Studios, is a horror-drama visual novel, with various parts placing you in the shoes of different characters. For part 1, we’re introduced to husband, father and down-on-his-luck Jack. Jack’s day, no, Jake’s life isn’t going very well. His wife has had enough, his relationship with his 11 year old daughter is… Continue reading Perseverance: Part 1 | Review & Giveaway!
It was supposed to be a nice day reading in the library, but when our protagonist wakes up surrounded by flames, her awful day is just getting started. ‘Up Until the End’ is a visual novel game by LetiGame, The game is a visual novel with dialogue, and action choices throughout the game. The demo… Continue reading Up Until the End ~ Demo Review
Moral Anxiety Studios are indie visual novel developers from Poland. Their first game, The Tavern, gripped audiences with its immersive gameplay and complex story. This year, the studio is back again, with a new game – ‘Tales From Windy Meadows’. Over the last week I was lucky enough to chat to Maciej Aureus Gajzlerowicz, the main… Continue reading An Interview with Moral Anxiety Studios!
‘Mischief to Couple’ is a rather unique mobile tapping game from UeharaLabo. The game introduces us to a ‘wizard’ – a man who has had no romantic/sexual experiences by 30 years old. All around him are happy couples on merry dates, flirting with one another and giggling. Just as he’s wallowing in despair a strange… Continue reading Mischief To Couple Review ~ Let’s Break Up Happy Couples!