Take A Look At Key’s Next Visual Novel, Rewrite



Key’s next major visual novel is due out on June 24th. 4Gamer report that the game’s development staff consists of people involved with previous Key titles, but also some interesting newcomers.


For instance, Ryukishi07 of 7th Expansion, who you might know as the creator of the Higurashi no Naku Koro ni and Umineko no Naku Koro ni series, is working on the game’s scenario, alongside Yuuto Tonokawa and Romeo Tanaka (CrossChannel).


Meanwhile, the character designer for Air and Clannad, Itaru Hinoue, will be providing character designs for Rewrite as well. Hinoue was also responsible for drafting the plans for Rewrite


You can view the game’s intro movie above and screenshots over at 4Gamer.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.