The Love Plus series is infamous for being the most extravagant and popular dating sim out there. Two weeks ago, I took the plunge and set out to gain a virtual girlfriend of my very own in the newest game in the series, New Love Plus+. The outcome? It is a solid, emotion-grabbing dating sim experience.
A few weeks back, I talked about how fans of Steins;Gate animated one of the audio dramas to make an hour-long extra movie. What I didn’t mention is that the main translator of that project is also one of the main translators of the game’s official release. And how he came to that job is an interesting little story.
The Great Hamburger War is a free game made in RPG Maker by someone called Wolf. The game was released earlier this year as a free download and is described by its creator as "a shit game" with an average play time of 30 minutes. Curiosity piqued.
Hollywood's latest take on Godzilla is hitting cinemas next month, and while we've already heard some of Japan's response to the new and improved giant city-destroying monster, that was before they got a full picture. So what do they think of him now?
A woman who can control the winds. A fallen prince looking for revenge. A world of flying islands, holy quests, and magnificent aerial dogfights. The thematic exploration of love, hatred, and forgiveness. All this and more can be found in the excellent tale of two star-crossed lovers in The Pilot's Love Song.
In the five years that Zhao's been selling screen protection, he's been able to purchase two apartments. His supposed monthly income is about £1425 a month! That's a pretty good take for a street vendor in China.
Canadian music artist Avril Lavigne released her latest music video for her song, "Hello Kitty," which was allegedly pulled down from YouTube shortly after its initial release, and the whole affair has some people up in arms claiming it's racist. It's really not.
One of the features of the new Smash Bros. games that was revealed in creator Masahiro Sakurai's Nintendo Direct was the Global Smash Power system. While most people may have overlooked it as a vague ranking system, it offers much more potential than you would think at first glance.
It's been a while since I've reviewed any of the awesome Movie Masterpiece figures from Hong Kong collectible toy company Hot Toys, mainly because it's been a while since I've actually got my hands on one. Not for lack of want, mind you, but the cost of the individual figures puts quite a dent in my wallet.
Senbon Zakura (千本桜), one of the popular songs featuring virtual idol Hatsune Miku, made its debut to the internet back in 2011. Since its initial release, the song has become one of Miku's staple songs with subsequent remixes and covers galore.