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Review Visual Novel

Beat Blades Haruka – Review

Beat Blades Haruka (Choukou Sennin Haruka) is a 2008 visual novel by AliceSoft, an eroge company known for their numerous titles that feature various kinds of gameplay. It is the second installment in the company’s Beat series, a set of visual novels that feature heroines powering up through various sexual activities to fight against enemy […]

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Sona-Nyl Of The Violet Shadows ~What Beautiful Memories~ – Review

Sona-Nyl of the Violet Shadows is a 2010 title from visual novel developer Liar-soft that features two female protagonists exploring a deserted New York City. Sona-Nyl is the fifth main title in the “What A Beautiful” (WAB) series of visual novels, written and directed by Sakurai Hikaru. The series is set in an alternative 20th […]

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SHUFFLE! – Review | A Mixing of Worlds

SHUFFLE! is a visual novel created by the company Navel. Released in 2004, SHUFFLE! was received relatively well for a visual novel, eventually spawning an anime adaptation with two seasons, an all-ages port, and an expanded adult release. The visual novel got three spin-off sequels as well, with multiple games coming after it taking place […]

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Huge Shiravune Mid-Autumn Sale and New Storefront Releases

It’s a great week for eroge fans. Shiravune has announced discounts across multiple storefronts, including JAST, MangaGamer, and Steam. Below we’ve collected some of the best eroge from Shiravune that you can pick up right now with a juicy discount. There are games from a variety of genres on offer, including visual novels, RPGs, and […]

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Da Capo – Review

D.C. ~Da Capo~ is a 2002 eroge visual novel developed by Circus. This review is based on the 2009 MangaGamer English translation of Da Capo. So we’re dealing with a relatively old translation, one of MangaGamer’s earliest translations in fact, of an even older title. Some might balk at me describing a 2002 release as old, I […]

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Evenicle – Review

Originally released in 2015 and translated into English by MangaGamer in 2018, Evenicle is an RPG developed by the eroge titan AliceSoft. Players can look forward to a delightful romp across the fantasy land of Eve featuring the usual AliceSoft accoutrements: charming characters, strong comedic writing, and a sizeable selection of H scenes including those where consent […]


Nook News – 7/02/23 | JAST and MangaGamer Announcements! More VN News!

Welcome to the first Nook News of July! This week is visual novels only and covers the announcements of Anime Expo 2023 and more. We’re bringing it to you a day early, but please make sure to click the notification button to hear about our regular weekly updates on Monday. MangaGamer MangaGamer announced several new […]

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Otoboku: Maidens Are Falling For Me – Review

A visual novel that features an all-girls school with a crossdressing male protagonist? That’s our destination today! Welcome to Otoboku: Maidens Are Falling For Me! (Otome wa Boku ni Koishiteru), an adult visual novel developed by Caramel Box and released on January 28th, 2003. It’s a gem that is of age to drink in most […]

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Otoboku: Maidens Are Falling For Me – Walkthrough & Guide

Otoboku: Maidens Are Falling For Me has a route system with some complexity. While some routes are accessible by choosing obvious choices, others are more difficult. This is added to by nested choices and choices that may only appear based on earlier choices. This guide will tell you which choices to make to unlock all […]