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Alice Vocal Collection 2

In 2010, eroge maker Alice Soft’s sound director Shade produced an album that compiled some of the most memorable songs from the brand’s 20+ year history of games, bringing new instrumentation and assembling a cadre of elite vocalists to lyrically empower the formerly instrumental-only tracks. Now, a year after Alice Vocal Collection was released to […]

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Nostalgia and slick beats in Yogurtbox’s ‘Tree of Knowledge’

If you’re a gamer or anime fan of a certain age, your awareness of what were then called “dating sims” probably began with a few titles ported to English in the late 90’s and early ’00s. If you recall the music from those games with fondness, this is an album you’ll want to hear. Tweet

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Rance Quest Official Site Online!

The official website for Rance Quest, the 8th installment in the Rance series from Alice Soft, went live today. Among the details released are that the game is scheduled for “Summer 2011” release, requires a 1024×768 display, is a 3D isomorphic sprite-based RPG with up to five characters in the party, and includes recurring characters […]

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Rance 8 promised for 2011

According to a blog post from December 29th on Alice Soft’s official staff blog, the venerable eroge company is committed to “definitely releasing the next Rance game within the coming year.” Alice Soft has had release delays in the past so this should be taken with a grain of salt, but it seems we can […]

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Alice Soft’s Daiteikoku site open

The site for the game that prompted Alice Soft to close their homepage to foreign access this past spring is now online. Originally scheduled for release early this year, Daiteikoku was postponed and rebuilt from the ground up when Alice producer TADA played through the beta and found it to be boring, tedious, and not […]

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Alice Vocal Collection

On November 26th Alice Soft will release a CD/DVD combo “Alice Vocal Collection” that features renditions of some of the most famous BGM tracks from their long history of erogames, rearranged and with vocals produced by musical artist Shade. To suit the wide variety of themes and styles, an equally colorful array of anisong and […]

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Eroge brand Vanadis does monstergirls

A silver lining to being away from the scene for so long is coming back to pleasant surprises that sprung up in my absence. One of these is software brand Vanadis, a partner of Heat Soft and Nounai Kanojo that specializes in an as-yet largely unserved niche: all monstergirls, all the time (I’m ignoring their […]

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Starless gets “Winter ’10” release

In development for at least four years, the Sei Shoujo behemoth eroge project Starless was initially scheduled for release in 2008. The project has seen continual delays, however, and on October 1st the official site was updated yet again with the news that the planned “summer 2010” release had been missed (we didn’t collectively sleep […]

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Love Desu (Death) 555 site open

3D polygon-based eroge maker Teatime opened the official site today for their newest game, Love Desu 555. According to the demo movie and other promotional material available on the site, the game will be “the industry’s first collaborative online eroge”, with an internet connection enabling the player to join others in ‘battle’ and playing pranks […]

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INO lives, Otome Function does too

Checking up on the whereabouts of another HD favorite artist, it appears that despite almost a year of dormancy at its official site, work on the animated interactive eroge Otome Function is proceeding apace and artist INO is still attached to the project. Updates are coming regularly on the project blog along with some very fetching […]

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Elf’s “Human Debris”

The newest eroge in the lineup from maker Elf is Ningen Deburi (Human Debris), with the subtitle “Konna Jibun Ni Dare Ga Shita?” – roughly “who made me into this?”, and is scheduled for release on October 29th. The introductory Flash on the front page of Elf’s website indicates that we’re in for another in […]

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Sexy Beach Zero demo

The new game being developed by (in)famous 3D polygon eroge studio Illusion is Sexy Beach Zero, scheduled for release on October 29th. As part of the hype leading to the game’s release they recently made a demo movie available for download that showcases most game features, from the dating mode, various forms of flirtation and […]

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