By Steve Baltimore / May 16th, 2017
Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds is out today here in North America, and will be out in just a few days on the 19th for our friends across the pond. This remastering of the 2008 Hakouki is set Kyoto, where the young Chizuru is hell bent on finding her father. The game features 12 hot bachelors and up to 80 hours gameplay, so if your looking for something to get your Otome fix with, this might be the ticket.
Here is more about the game straight from Idea Factory International:
About Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds1863. As the end of the Bakumatsu period draws closer…A lone Chizuru Yukimura travels from Edo to Kyoto in hopes of searching for her father who mysteriously vanished. As she ventures through the unfamiliar city in the dark of night, she is suddenly attacked by a gang of samurai. Amidst the chaos, a mysterious figure approaches her, hungry for the taste of blood.As the threat of danger approaches, she is saved by none other than the Shinsengumi.After their encounter, Chizuru lives with the men of the Shinsengumi to fulfill their common goal: seeking out her missing father.However, she slowly uncovers the Shinsengumi’s dark secret: The Furies. A group of men calling themselves “Demons” eventually confront the Shinsengumi, standing in opposition to their secret Fury identity.Upon meeting these Demons, Chizuru is forced to come face to face with the secrets of her past. This story is about a girl who allies with the men of the Shinsengumi, who are struggling to uphold their faith in an era of rapid social change in Japan.
- 12 Handsome Bachelors – Fall in love as these 12 bachelors battle for your heart in this historical fantasy!
- Over 80 Hours of Romance – With over 30 different endings, immerse yourself in the world of Hakuoki through its compelling tale of romance, friendship, and betrayal!
- Beauty at Your Fingertips – Fluid animation and vibrant art breathes life into this climatic era in Japan’s history! Then, view all of the art in a gorgeous photo gallery.
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