Achievements and Us: Why We Added Steam Achievements to a VN
The visual novel is also an unusual genre for achievements. Some people see achievements as a badge of skill and, well, there's really very little pure skill involved with playing a visual novel. Sure, there will be endings that are more difficult to..
Gamasutra (blog). Aug 12, 2016 12:37 UTC
Visual Novel Narcissu 10th Anniversary Anthology Coming to PS4/Vita on Disc and Digitally
Sekai Project has announced that it's bringing the visual novel Narcissu 10th Anniversary Anthology to PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in the West in 2017. The news was announced during Otakon 2016 where the company also announced a digital version via...PlayStation LifeStyle. Aug 14, 2016 20:08 UTC
Steins;Gate coming to PC via Steam in September
Steins;Gate is coming to PC via Steam in September, publisher 5pb. announced. In Japan, the release date is September 9. The visual novel game is currently available in English on PlayStation 3 and PS Vita, as well as on PC via JastUSA. An English iOS...Gematsu. Aug 19, 2016 08:38 UTC
Review Report: Super Star's Fan-Service Fails To Win Over Steam's Stiff Crowd
Despite the sexual themes, nudity and obvious fan-service pandering, Super Star did not want over fans from the Steam audience who expected much more out of a visual novel like this.....But this games is not your normal VN as you can interact with it.
One Angry Gamer (blog). Aug 18, 2016 09:06 UTC
Muv-Luv Review (PC)
Thankfully, the opportunity arose for me to give this VN heavy-hitter a shot. I went into Muv-Luv expecting a fairly typical visual novel, yet came away with something entirely unexpected, unique, and frankly incredible. Meiya is inexperienced with..Gamer Professionals (blog). Aug 17, 2016 21:01 UTC
A Peek Inside My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU Too! Game's Special OVA Anime
I didn't think they would actually adapt this side novel, nice though (since Iroha is obviously best girl). Hurrah for Iroha dates! Though minor correction here, the statement that "Like others, she looks down on Hachiman" is somewhat incorrect. Since..Siliconera. Aug 19, 2016 13:50 UTC
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Are we finally seeing the transition from established visual novel material and a move into the promised story arc for the sixth girl? It would seem so, as Ribbon Girl was not one of the original five routes from the VN and, from what I gather from..
Anime News Network. Aug 21, 2016 14:03 UTC
Enigma: Visual Novel Headed To Steam This Winter
Fruitbat Factory has announced it will be bringing the Uzumeya developed visual novel Enigma: to Steam this winter. The game features a mystery storyline with multiple...Steam is quickly becoming a VN heaven. Rayxtr • 1 day ago. Not really and it..
Siliconera. Aug 17, 2016 21:01 UTC
Fall In Love With Shinsengumi Captains In This Otome Visual Novel
Not that I'm necessarily disagreeing with you but Kenshin and Gintama have vastly different artstyles whereas this game looks very very similar to the exact artstyle used in the Hakuouki VN's, especially the first image where I had to do a double take..Siliconera. Jul 28, 2016 23:36 UTC
Who is “?” In Zero Escape? Series Creator Shares Some Answers
The game wasn't good, it was terrible as a visual novel and as a story. A huge mixing....It's still not as effective as 999 in that regard because that game left a lot to your imagination with it's more traditional VN format, but still, better than..Siliconera. Aug 14, 2016 02:19 UTC