Visual novel games
A murder mystery game to die for
October 11, 2017 - Monokuma is back in action providing motives for a collection of sixteen teenagers to murder each other in a brand new killing game.
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A worthwhile sequel
September 17, 2017 - Just a few months after Mask of Deception debuted; we finally get to play the sequel. Although Mask of Truth is a step up from its predecessor, is it enough of one to persuade gamers to continue the journey?
Read more: Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth Review
Get lost in a new visual novel for Vita
August 20, 2017 - Sony's latest handheld has a vast library of visual novels yet few contain stories gripping enough to make them hard to put down. Collar X Malice combines otome elements and suspense in an immersive way so let me tell you all about it.
Read more: Collar X Malice: A Thrilling Otome Experience
For fans only
June 1, 2017 - Aquaplus' adult-oriented visual novel / strategy RPG hybrid has finally made its western debut. Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception is an intriguing game indeed but is it held back by its limited niche appeal?
Read more: Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception Review
The Tokyo police need better HR
April 14, 2017 - If you forgot what visual novels were like back in the late '90s then look no further than this remastered version of The Silver Case.
Read more: The Silver Case Review
Finally, a good Ghostbusters game
December 1, 2016 - Ridding the physical realm of dastardly apparitions is a solid premise for a video game yet few are actually worth playing. Thankfully, Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters offers a unique spin on the concept so get ready to bust some ghosts!
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One day pen pal, next day detective
November 16, 2016 - I was intrigued by Root Letter as soon as I saw it being compared to the Phoenix Wright games. As a visual novel that prides itself on its similarities to such an awesome series, how well does it live up to its promise?
Read more: Root Letter Review
Prepare to be condescended to
October 17, 2016 - A detective novel by the developers of Hotel Dusk and Last Window sounds promising. But how does it hold up with so many similar titles that are also available for 3DS?
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