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MangaGamer announces two Rance titles, Sona-Nyl, and more

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 chance to consu...

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MangaGamer puts the axe to Soul Link and Shuffle!

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, the axing is due...

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Answer some questions and win a free game from MangaGamer

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. This includes...

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Review: Sakura Santa

[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, commercial titl...

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Make it Steamier: MangaGamer gets an uncensored game on Steam

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 of Liarsoft's v...

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Celebrate Moe Day with MangaGamer!

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 the Kanji charact...

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Otakon '14: MangaGamer grabs eden*, euphoria, and more

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 according to plan. B...

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Congratulations to our Really? Really! contest winners!

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! Kageryu Yukari ctim Zakamutt AlteredOtaku Congratulat...

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Contest: Win Really? Really! from MangaGamer!

[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 hooking up with ...

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MangaGamer announces Lapis Gunner and more

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 monsters, only ...

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Pick up Go! Go! Nippon on Steam

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 about the nift...

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Hard copies now available at MangaGamer

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, either becaus...


MangaGamer releasing Kara no Shoujo Voiced Edition

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 vo...

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Demon Master Chris now available for preorder

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, due out this Hall...

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Higurashi: When they Cry could be spruced up for Steam

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 of Japan, want...

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Random Encounters! MangaGamer grabs 3 Stars of Destiny

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 the game that ...

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It's Dungeon Time! MangaGamer acquires Demon Master Chris

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 clothing. In a way, ...

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Review: If My Heart Had 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 shipped with in Japan...

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Take flight: If My Heart Had Wings to land in MangaGamer

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 it, the game ha...

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Evolution: MangaGamer goes through a busty new makeover

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 very nicely. In al...


Jolly good show: Mangagamer is having a holiday sale

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 break via vacation ...


Vote! MangaGamer puts Go! Go! Nippon! on Steam Greenlight

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 community game app...


Japanator Recommends: Deardrops

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 and plenty of g...


Congrats to our Ef - The First Tale - giveaway winners!

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: gold163 aiprincess Kuraddo Pokedude1013 ChaosOmegaZero Cong...


AX '12: MangaGamer announces Orion Heart, Boob Wars, more

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 games called Or...


Good wins: Dengeki Stryker is now available at MangaGamer

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 and only Masaaki...


Start off your summer break with MangaGamer's new sale

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 space known as...


Visual novel revived! MangaGamer saves Eve Burst Error

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 dug up the game ...


Ef - First Tale gets trailer, Minori explains censorship

In case you visual novel fans needed reminding, MangaGamer will be releasing ef - The First Tale, a new visual novel from minori, the lowercase-named developer behind the likes of Wind: A Breath of Heart and Eden*. To get you HYPE for it, w...


Congrats to our MangaGamer Magical Teacher winners!

The time is now, people! MangaGamer have just released their newest H-game Magical Teacher: My Teacher's A Mage?, and gamers looking for the magic of love can now get "it" here. There were, however, a handful of lucky community members...


Win a copy of Magical Teacher from MangaGamer!

If you didn't know yet, MangaGamer has just announced that preorders are open for their newest release, Magical Teacher: My Teacher's A Mage?. Now, you could opt to get your copy via traditional means...but five lucky folks could get a copy...


MangaGamer announces their release and license roster

Good news everyone, MangaGamer is planning to release four new visual novel games (Two of them have already been announced.) that might suit to your personal needs. Fans of music, magic, cross dressing, and/or game developing (Bow chik...


MangaGamer has a Valentine's Day sale going on right now

Romance is in the air today! MangaGamer is holding a Valentine's Day sale, lowering prices on several of their most popular visual novels. For today, you can get discounts on games like Higurashi When They Cry, Da Capo, and SHUFFLE! It soun...


Japanator Kind of Recommends: Go Go Nippon!

Playing Go Go Nippon! ~ My First Trip to Japan ~, one can't help but wonder: "Just who is this game for?" Is it for the Japan-fan about to embark on his virgin visit to the Land of the Rising Sun? Is it for the experienced otaku aficio...


Japanator Kind of Recommends: Conquering the Queen

Before jumping into this review, I must first make a few points about where I stand on visual novels and eroge on the whole. I admit to having a decent amount of experience playing both family friendly and adult VNs. I think the genre ...


You can download the Kara no Shoujo demo now

It resides over on MangaGamer's page, located here. Note that the images are NSFW. That's also true of the plot, but for different reasons. It's full of blood, murder, and the tearing out of wombs in 1950's Japan. Quite painful, living in t...


MangaGamer: Kara no Shoujo's got no voice, here's why

MangaGamer's got a pretty intriguing new game on the way called Kara no Shoujo. Developed by Innocent Grey It's a pretty creepy thriller set in 1950's Japan, as a private eye hunts down a serial killer who kidnaps young girls and tears out ...


Get spun off with Kotori Love ExP from MangaGamer now

I'm somewhat embarrassed to admit that this story flew under my radar back when it was first announced because I thought it was a belated April Fool's joke. I suppose I should have expected it was possible, but I didn't it didn't seem likel...


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