Category Archives: Localization

Otome Game Review: Psychedelica of the Ashen Hawk

Intro: In a land trapped in eternal winter, Jed lives in a snow-white tower in the darkest part of the woods. Every year she and the townspeople hold a masquerade in the hopes that spring will someday melt away the winter. The Wolf and Hawk clans rule the town together, with the Wolves seeking harmony and compassion, and the Hawks an iron-clad fist over the people. The two clans spark animosity and distrust through the town, coupled with a stark fear of the Witch’s curse. The Witch is a red-eyed woman who will bring destruction to the town, and if she is killed, the winter spell will break. Jed is the very witch they seek, and she dons the disguise of a young man to avoid persecution, but when she comes into contact with the Kaleido-via, a symbol of both peace and war between the Wolf and Hawk clans, her discovery unlocks devastating consequences.

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New Otome Game Localizations

2 otoge which have been localized to my knowledge. If others have been and I was under a rock please lift it up and let me know the good news.

Firstly, XSEED will be releasing Eikoku Tantei Misteria, or London Detective Mystery in English this fall! It will be released on PC and PS Vita ^^

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Blog Anniversary: 2017 Games In Review

2017 was a surprising year!

Some companies screwed themselves over *coughE2cough* while others proved otoge localizations are possible-if only fans continue to support and not shit on them by pirating.

So let’s see the Drama Cds, Otoge, and Visual Novels I experienced this year!

And review what’s in store for Otoge players in 2018!!

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Don’t Know What to Get You or Your Friends For Christmas?

Yes, it’s October, but Christmas is going to hit you like a snowball to the face if you’re not paying attention. While I’m passionate about otoge, I also love many other things. If you’re stumped as to what to get your friends or even yourself, here are some of my picks. And if you don’t agree with mine, please feel free to make your own list and share them with others in the comments below! ^^

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Otome Game Review: Fashioning Little Miss Lonesome/ Bocchi Musume x Produce Keikaku

Intro: Ema Tachibana’s self-esteem is shot due to a combo of RBF and towering over her peers. She witnesses a confession gone wrong and the recipient, Mikuni, chases Ema down because she is his “Muse.” His friend, the super DoS Satoi, drags her to Mikuni’s place he’s been working on creating clothes for her. Reluctantly, she agrees to try on his clothes…and discovers they have more in store for her ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

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Otome Game Review: Collar x Malice

 

Intro: Adonis, a group dedicated to purging criminals, uploaded a video of gagged and bound police offers to the public in Shinjuku. They were executed a month later in another public video. Desperate to catch Adonis, the police created the Shinjuku Quarantine Act: everyone 20 or older was required to carry firearms for self-defense. With the threat of X-Day approaching, the police are in over their heads. Ichika Hoshino works for the SRCPO department which deals with the public regarding X-Day incidents. She is ambushed one night and a poisoned collar is locked around her neck. To remove it, she must work with a group of ex-cops, but if her collar is discovered or she reveals the wrong information, Adonis will release the poison in her collar and kill her. Who is Adonis and what do they want with Ichika, the woman they claim has the makings fit for them? 

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