Post 76070

Start Your Own Forest Fires In 8-Bit Girlfriend

By Ishaan . June 29, 2010 . 12:38pm

The dating-sim resurgence continues with 8-bit Girlfriend on Xbox Live Arcade.

Post 27040

The Melancholy of Visual Novels

By Ishaan . January 29, 2009 . 1:04pm

A couple months ago, I found myself tossing e-mails and forth with a certain publisher. The subject of these was Last Bullet, a DS game by Furyu Corporation, which supposedly specializes in cell phone games and print seals. I had mailed in asking if they would be interested in localizing the game for a Western […]

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The secret scandals in Vitamin X Evolution

By Jenni . May 2, 2008 . 1:13pm

It amazes me sometimes how some potentially controversial titles manage to slip under some sites’ radar. Take, for example, the recent Nintendo DS release Vitamin X Evolution. It is a port of a PS2 otome game (dating sim for girls). Every good otome game has a gimmick, and the Vitamin X Evolution’s is that players star as a female teacher who can enter a relationship with one of her six male students.