Sword Princess Amaltea is an upcoming visual novel by Natalia Batista and Senpai Media Group. The game is based on a manga of the same name by Natalia, that flips traditional fairy tale tropes. In Sword Princess Amaltea, it’s the princesses that do the saving, and no princess is more kickass than Amaltea herself. Besides Sword… Continue reading Interview with Manga Artist & Game Dev Natalia Batista
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
In July this year, it seemed the impossible happened. JAST BLUE announced the localisation of four Boys Love visual novels, all from the nitro+chiral catalogue. Coming up first, just in time for Christmas, is cult classic ‘sweet pool’, which is currently celebrating its 10 year anniversary. I’ve never had the chance to play any of… Continue reading Interview with Verdelish – JAST Blue, BL Games and Localisation!
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!
Anomalis is an indie otome company founded in October 2016, over the last year and bit they’ve begun work on two incredible games. These games are ‘An Otaku’s Guide to Santa’s Reindeer‘, and ‘Signed and Sealed with a Kiss‘. I recently was in contact with this amazing company, and chatted to three team members about their… Continue reading Interview with Indie Otome Company ~ Anomalis!
‘Ambition: A Minuet in Power’ is an upcoming game by indie developers ‘Joy Manufacturing Co.’. The game follows a young woman named Yvette who travelled to Paris to be with her lover, however once she’s arrived he’s nowhere to be seen! The resilient Yvette decides to make the most of her poor situation, and begins… Continue reading Discussing Joy Manufacturing Co.’s Upcoming French Revolution Dating Sim
Tailor Tales is the brain child of otome developer Celianna. In the game you play, Julianna, an aspiring tailor. As you design your way through the game, you’ll encounter a number of gorgeous guys, all ready to take Joselina on the romance of a lifetime. I was so excited to find Tailor Tales, it combined… Continue reading Interview with an Otome Developer – Celianna!