In which six becomes an awesome number
I may not have gotten the chance to dive into more traditional visual novel titles, but I still enjoy keeping with the stuff that gets announced for the West. That way, I have an idea on which games to jump on when I get the ...
'Send the rest', he said
Sony isn't the only place putting the deals out for Golden Week. Steam, that hive of all other things Japanese when it comes to gaming, has just pulled the trigger on its Anime Weekend Sale. Running through Monday May 2nd, th...
Get one of them while you can
Here's a quick PSA for folks hankering for a classic visual novel to read: MangaGamer is discontinuing sales of two titles by March 31st: Shuffle! and Soul Link, both developed by Navel.
According to the company, t...
Show them your Kindred Spirit
Are you into lesbian ghosts?
If not, how about a free game? All you've got to do is tell MangaGamer, publisher of far more than lesbian ghost games, about what you want to see from them, by filling out this handy survey...
A Christmas Miracle for the Solo Set
[This review was originally posted on Destructoid.]
When it comes to holiday traditions, Christmas-themed video games aren't as common as Christmas movies or television specials. For whatever reason, be it development times, ...
Well, here's a surprise: It looks like Steam is about to get its first true adult game...of sorts. MangaGamer have just announced that they've managed to prevail on the PC's premier game market to allow an uncensored version ...
Also, it's Moe Day!
October 10th is a special day for fans of moe and puns, because today is Moe Day! Why, you ask? Well, the Kanji characters for "October 10th" (十月十日) just so happen to line up just right to spell th...
MangaGamer has a few new tricks up their sleeve
As Otakon 2014 continues to invade Baltimore's region, MangaGamer's ready to reveals their latest acquisitions. This time around, the company's working on a goal that'll please many visual novel fans if everything goes accor...
Otome and BL Game fans rejoice
MangaGamer's ready to reveal their new titles, and team's ready to try something new. If you happen to be a fan of Otome and/or BL Games, then you'll be happy to know that MangaGamer's planning to localize OZMAFIA and No, Th...
Hey, remember when we announced that contest where we and MangaGamer gave away copies of Shuffle! sequel Really?Really! ? That happened, and we now have a handful of winners!
[Update: Contest's over! Thanks to everyone who joined up!]
Have you had enough of Navel's visual novel sensation, Shuffle!? That's a silly question. Of course you haven't!
But what isn't silly at all is the fact that we're h...
Tentacles abound in these two new licenses
MangaGamer has two new wriggly titles to please its fans: Lapis Gunner and Milles, Knight of Anal Tyranny.
Lapis Gunner is the sequel to Ruby Striker, where the title character goes back to save her friend from tentacle ...
Adding drool-worthy imaginary food to Valve's popular service
You certainly can't complain that there aren't enough ways to get your hands on OVERDRIVE's visual novel/Japan travel guide Go! Go! Nippon~My First Trip to Japan: you can download it from MangaGamer, we let you know...
Sometimes you just want a box
I know we're living in the future and virtually everything can be downloaded to your computer via streams of data, but sometimes, you just want a nice game box. Sometimes, you just want to have a physical product in your hand...
Looking for something a little naughty yet intellectual to spice up your day? Running low on awesome visual novels? As of today, MangaGamer is now distributing Innocent Grey's 18+ psychological thriller Kara no Shoujo, now available with voices.
Combine dungeons and stripping, because why not
These hentai dungeon crawlers have actually come a long way. Back in the day, say 2008, the games were pretty bare-bones affairs where an incredibly shallow battle system was propped up by sexy artwork. Demon Master Chris, du...
There's a lot of words in this thing.
Everyone's favourite psycho-loli visual novel was recently pushed through the Greenlight process, but it might hit Steam any time soon. It seems that MangaGamer, the localisation company that has sold the visual novel outside...
MangaGamer's new addition
Aldorlea's new game is coming to MangaGamer's shop.
I don't mean to sound skeptical right now, but the latest title that's joining MangaGamer's online store doesn't seem to click well with me. Sure, 3 Stars of Destiny takes notes from classic JRPG, but there's something about...
It's kind of like Shin Megami Tensei.
It looks like MangaGamer has a surprise for those that like adult games and dungeon crawler RPGs. Going by the name of Demon Master Chris, this game allow players to control demons by using force to remove them of their cloth...
Conveniently, gliders have wings
If My Heart Had Wings is a curiosity. On one hand, it's a touching tale of finding romance, coming to terms with loss, and adolescence. On the other, this particular release is devoid of the content the game originally shippe...
MangaGamer helps MoeNovel's first game reach the skies.
It's time to take to the skies, people, because MangaGamer is insuring their customers that they can pre-order MoeNovel's release of the All Ages version of If My Heart Had Wings through their Website. From the looks of ...
MangaGamer's 18+ mascot is one hell of an update.
I would like to give MangaGamer a round of applause today. Thanks to their newest version of their Website, their 18+ section has a voluptuous new form for their mascot that suits the adult environment ver...
Right on time for the winter break.
Just when you think the holiday sales are over, MangaGamer is here to help out on buying that special visual novel game for the close friend, lover, family member, or Secret Santa. Since most folks are out for the winter brea...
My First Trip To Japan could make its first trip to Steam
In case you haven't been keeping up with the wild world of videogame digital distribution, here's a quick news flash: Valve, the reigning poobahs of PC play have just launched Steam Greenlight, their new crowdsourced com...
Overdrive's ongoing theme of "rock epics" continues with Deardrops, which is the follow-up to the decidedly popular Kira Kira. Kira Kira was quite exciting and pretty popular at that, crossing rock and roll with cutesy J-pop ...
The contest is over, and we have a winner!
Actually, we have five winners who will be receiving copies of Ef ~The First Tale~ from MangaGamer! Without further ado, here they are:
Anime Expo isn't just where you announce a metric ton of streaming or disc license acquisitions. It's also where you announce a metric ton of games, just like MangaGamer did at their panel.
The titles they announced included ...
I never would have imagine that a visual novel game would be packed with so much hot blooded pumped up action as Dengeki Stryker delivers on the right note. Starting off with a bang, you get an opening theme sang by the one a...
Ah summer vacation, the time of relaxation, extreme heat, and heavy rainstorms. While most people taken advantage of this time and ventured off to new locations, there are a few people that end up stranded in the four corners...
I am going to look foolish now, but this is the first time that I have heard about the existence of this game. To the people that missed out on Himeya Soft's release, the hard working folks at MangaGamer have d...