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
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!
‘Chasing the Stars’ is a Boys Love Visual Novel, released late January this year from indie developers Ertal Games. The game is futuristic steam punk romance, where you play as 22 year old Tirs. Tirs has always dreamed of leaving Earth and exploring the university, and his chance comes in the form of a cloud… Continue reading Chasing the Stars Review: An Out of This World BL Visual Novel
XSEED Games have released their first ever otome game – London Detective Mysteria. In the game, you play as a young noble woman who joins a detective’s academy, and can romance one of five guys, or charm two other characters. For my first play through, I decided to romance the cheerful and kind William H.… Continue reading William H. Watson Walkthrough & Review – London Detective Mysteria
XSEED Games has just released their first otome game localisation, ‘London Detective Mysteria’. First published in 2013 by Karin Entertainment and Marvelous Interaction, the game is set at the turn of the 19th century, and follows a young noble woman on a quest to bring her parent’s murderers to justice. After winning the Queen’s favour,… Continue reading London Detective Mysteria Review – Sharp Minds & Warm Hearts
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!
Over the next 7 days, MangaGamer is hosting a ‘Moe Day Sale’ for over 30 of their titles. The sale includes yuri, otome, boys love and (of course) moege. It seems with every sale that MangaGamer does the prices just keep getting cheaper. In their June Boys Love sale, Hadaka Shitsuji had a 25% discount… Continue reading MangaGamer is Back with Another Massive Sale!