Nook News – 01/23/23 – Coffee and Crime

Welcome to another week of Nook News. Unfortunately, our regular news writer is away and as such, we only have visual novel news this week.

Visual Novel News:

NekoNyan have announced their first release of 2023. The Future Radio and the Artificial Pigeons will be releasing on 17th February, 2023. This title is by Laplacian, who you may remember brought us Newton and the Apple Tree.

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Toge Productions have announced the release date of Coffee Talk Episode 2: Hibiscus & Butterfly to be the 20th April, 2023.

As some may recall, we reviewed the original Coffee Talk back in early-2020 and gave some brief impressions from the demo of Coffee Talk 2 at EGX 2021. The demo is available for you to try yourself on Steam.

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Following the previous news of publisher and developer Success releasing HD remasters of classic yuri titles Akai Ito and Aoi Shiro, a release date has been given of 25th May, 2023. The remasters will launch on PC and Nintendo Switch in Japanese and English.

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Shiravune have now released Nope Nope Nope Nurses as of January 20, 2023. This is the sequel to last year’s Nope Nope Nurses. It is available on Steam and Johren in English and Chinese.

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MangaGamer have started their ‘New Year, New Waifu’ sale, with many visual novels on discount.

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JAST USA also have a sale on for the Lunar New Year, ending on January 31st.

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The second novel in the Crime Opera series, The Floodgate Effect has now been released on Itch. Some readers may recall that the original kinetic novel about a mafia family was banned from Steam without an obvious reason why.

It’s recommended to read the first visual novel in this series first, which is temporarily being offered for free. This offer ends approximately on 25/01/2023, depending on your local timezone.

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Milk+ has released a free yuri visual novel. Three Lilies and Their Ghost Stories is now available for PC and Android on This visual novel contains some upsetting content, so sensitive readers may wish to read the warning on the store page.

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