By Tyler Trosper / September 4th, 2017
Otomate, a division of Idea Factory, announced a ton of new otome visual novels over the weekend during the Otomate Party 2017 in Tokyo. Seriously, 11 new titles were announced.
Here is a list of the new titles announced by Otomate:
- Cendrillion phalikA
This otome visual novel is Cinderella-themed and launches for PlayStation Vita in Japan sometime in 2018.
- Charade Maniacs
Another game set to launch in Japan for PlayStation Vita sometime in 2018.
- Collar x Malice: Unlimited
A fan disc for the original game. It is set for release sometime in 2018 with no platforms specifed yet. The original game was translated and released in English by Aksys Games on July 28th, 2017.
- Diabolik Lovers PS4 (Working Title)
A set that bundles Diabolik Lovers: Haunted Dark Bridal Limited V Edition and Diabolik Lovers: Haunted Dark Bridal More Blood Limited V Edition under one package for PlayStation 4. A release date or release window is not available yet.
- Piofiore no Banshou
This visual novel is set during an interwar with a mafia in Italy. The game launches in Japan on PlayStation Vita sometime in 2018.
- Shinku no Homura: Sanada no Ninpouchou
Set during the Sengoku era, this visual novel features Nobushige Sanada and several ninjas. The game hits Japan in 2018 for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita.
- Shiritsu Verbara Gakuen: The Rose of Versailles Re*imagination
Based on the popular shoujo manga and anime of the same name, the project will be supervised by the original creator, Riyoko Ikeda. No release window or platforms have been announced at this time.
- Shiro to Kuro no Alice New Title
A new entry in the Shiro to Kuro no Alice series. No release window or platforms have been announced at this time.
- Tengai Ni Mau, Ikinahana
This visual novel is release in 2018 in Japan for PlayStation Vita.
- Triangle Project
A trilogy with a love triangle theme. Each game will release on PC over the course of nine months.
- Variable Barricade
“Who will you marry?” This original otome visual novel releases in Japan for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita in 2018.
No English localizations have been announced for any of the titles at this time.
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