Indie Games Plus Highlights Milky Way Prince: The Vampire Star in Trailer Tuesday Segment

Indie Games Plus’s Joel Couture shared the trailer for Milky Way Prince: The Vampire Star, the visual novel from publisher Santa Ragione and developer Lorenzo Redaelli about intimacy, idealization, and relationships, out now on Steam. Check out Indie Games Plus’s full article here. For more information on Milky Way Prince: The Vampire Star, please visit the official website […]

IGN Finds Necrobarista Steeped in Style and Substance

Necrobarista, the gorgeous cinematic cel-shaded visual novel from Route 59 Games, gives new meaning to the phrase “coffee to wake the dead.” Following the game’s release on Steam and Apple Arcade in July, IGN’s Matt Kim traveled to the game’s coffee-shop crossroads to explore and review its heartfelt, haunting world. IGN’s review examines Necrobarista’s evocative art and writing, which […]

Rock Paper Shotgun Percolates Word of Necrobarista’s July 22 Steam Launch

Rock Paper Shotgun has some steaming hot news: Necrobarista, the cinematic cel-shaded visual novel from Route 59 Games, pours onto Steam for Windows PC on July 22, 2020. Author Lauren Morton sets the stage for what to expect from this tale of death and decaf: You play as local barista Maddy Xiāo, incidental brewer of life-returning blends under the […]

VGChartz Divines Milky Way Prince: The Vampire Star Details

Visual Novels offer a unique spin on storytelling, unfolding differently than their verb-heavy counterparts. They instead elect to explore intimate character portrayals with punchy writing and static scenes rather than explosive bombast. VGChartz’s William D’Angelo recently highlighted an upcoming visual novel, Milky Way Galaxy: The Vampire Star, for its intention of diving the oft-taboo topics of idealization and […]

Gematsu

Tokyo Dark – Remembrance – has released on PlayStation 4 and Gematsu’s Sal Romano pieced together all the clues to reveal the definitive edition adds extra content to the anime-style murder mystery, which merges visual novel and adventure features with new animated sequences, a New Game+ and additional story content. Romano laid out all the facts about Tokyo Dark – […]

PlayStation LifeStyle Welcomes Cyberpunk Future of Read Only Memories Comic Series

PlayStation LifeStyle’s Samuel Guglielmo marked the date when terabit connections will be made in the cyberpunk world of Read Only Memories. The official Read Only Memories comic series will boot up with issue #1 on December 18 from developer MidBoss and IDW Publishing. As Samuel explains, the comic series is set between 2064: Read Only Memories and upcoming sequel Read Only Memories: NEURODIVER […]

EGM Interview: Sukeban Games on Creating a Game During the Crisis in Venezuela

EGM’s David O’Keefe spoke with Fernando Damas from Sukeban Games at PAX West about the studio’s next title, N1RV Ann-A, and the difficulty of developing a game during the crisis in Venezuela. Thanks to the sales of VA-11 Hall-A, Damas was able to uproot and move to a new home in Japan where he enjoys greater stability—but at a […]

VA-11 HALL-A Creators Talk Sex, Cocktails, and the Cyberpunk Aesthetic with The Escapist

The Escapist’s Anthony John Agnello grabbed a seat at the bar to talk about VA-11 HALL-A, the booze em’up about waifus, technology, and post-dystopia life which has sold more than 300,000 copies on Steam from Ysbryd Games and developer Sukeban Games, with artist/designer Christopher Ortiz and writer/programmer Fernando Damas. In the interview, the creators discussed many things, […]

PC Gamer Brews Update on Necrobarista Release Date

Stop the (french) press! PC Gamer’s Jody MacGregor brewed an update on Necrobarista, the gorgeous cinematic cel-shaded visual novel from Route 59. Necrobarista wakes up Steam for PC on August 8, 2019. MacGregor’s story has hints of praise and strong notes of anticipation: A couple of years ago at PAX Australia I had a chance […]

Rock Paper Shotgun Brews News of Necrobarista Release Date

Rock Paper Shotgun’s Dominic Tarason served readers with the news that Necrobarista, the gorgeous cinematic cel-shaded visual novel from Route 59 Games, hits Steam for PC with a double-shot, no water kick of magic, myth, and necromancy on August 8, 2019. In this modern-day tale, players serve up foamy, caffeinated drinks to the living and dead […]