Earlier this year, on Valentine’s Day in fact, Otome Romance ( formerly known as Voltage Inc.) announced a brand new game. Ayakashi: Romance Reborn definitely caught the attention of all otome fans, with incredible art, an interesting premise and a kickass heroine. In April, I had the opportunity to interview the game director of the localised Ayakashi: Romance… Continue reading Interview with the Localised Game Director of Ayakashi: Romance Reborn
After the release of Eugen Wainwright in Lost Alice, many fans thought the story was over (including me). This was because when a new character is released, the NTT Solmare often teases the next character in the ‘character selection’ screen. I’ve also noticed a significant dip in the quality of the stories since the Grimm trio.… Continue reading Lost Alice is Moving to Story Jar
I usually aim to post these round ups at the end of the month, however, I’m currently on holiday. It’s kind of hard to keep up with all the happenings, so I figured I’d post this one a bit early and if I miss anything over the next 5 or so days, they can go in the June round up. So, with that explained, let’s check out the otome happenings for May 2019.
One of my favourite mobile otome companies, Day7, released a new game at the end of April. In Proposed by a Demon Lord you play as a woman who rushes to catch the last train home. When you get off at your station you’re magically transported to a different world where villagers name you a legendary hero.… Continue reading Proposed By A Demon Lord – Otome First Impressions
We’ve finally come to the end of the latest trio in Lost Alice: Shall We Date? We can finally romance the Red King, Eugene Wainwright. In Wayne’s route, Eugene was quite a tragic character, who preferred the world of dreams to real life. I’m very interested to see how his route will look into this topic. Lookswise,… Continue reading Eugene Wainwright Walkthrough ~ Lost Alice: Shall We Date?
A bit over a month ago, the highly successful Chinese dating sim ‘Love & Producer‘ received an English release as ‘Mr Love: Queen’s Choice‘. The release seemed to happen overnight, and only in the United Kingdom, surprisingly many fans. As the weeks have gone by, developers Elex have announced plans for a worldwide release for… Continue reading Mr Love: Queen’s Choice – Otome First Impressions
Welcome to another new feature of my blog. Like every other one that I’ve started up, I can’t confirm that it’ll stick around. But let’s have fun with it for now. Otome News Round Up will be posted on the last Monday or Friday (whichever comes latest) of the month. The posts will be reasonably… Continue reading Otome News Round Up for April 2019
Steam Prison is the latest otome game from localisation company MangaGamer. The game is by HuneX and Dramatic Create, who released it in 2016 for Windows. In 2017 a PS Vita version was released with an additional route. In the game you play as an 18 year old police officer in a land called the… Continue reading Steam Prison Review: Is it a ‘Steamy’ Romance?
Shall we Date has released the 20th Love Interest route for Lost Alice. Can you believe it, 20th? Wayne Blouse is the second love interest in the ‘The Dream of the Red King’ trio, and is King Theophilus’ butler. Long time readers of this blog will know I’ve been off Lost Alice for quite a while. I… Continue reading Wayne Blouse Walkthrough ~ Lost Alice: Shall We Date?
Incredibly popular Chinese otome game ‘Love & Producer’ (恋与制作人) has just been released on the UK Play store in English. The game is from the same company (Alex) as Love Nikki and has welcomed a similar level of success. Fans in China even rented out a giant digital billboard to celebrate one of the love interest’s… Continue reading Chinese Otome Love & Producer Has Been Localised & Released as Mr Love: Queen’s Choice!