NINTENDO 3DS | IDEA FACTORY | VISUAL NOVEL | AVAILABLE: 25 OCTOBER 2013
Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi is a visual novel for the Nintendo 3DS which takes the player on an emotion evoking journey in the beautiful setting of feudal Japan. Rising Star Games is proud to bring this unique and vibrant otome title to Europe following its popularity in both Japan and the United States.
At the time when shogunate and imperial forces clashed for supremacy over Japan, Chizuru travels to Kyoto in search for her missing father. On her journey she crosses paths with the Shinsengumi, a band of samurai warriors sworn to protect the shogun.
Chizuru soon learns that they too are looking for her father. What awaits them is more than just a typical missing person’s case, as they face off against imperial soldiers and the supernatural! But in the midst of all this madness, will sweet and innocent Chizuru find love?
WHAT CRITICS HAVE SAID
“The translators and proofreaders have done an excellent job conveying both meaning and emotion through text. The music is cute, and the art is simple and beautiful. This game is so worth its eShop price.” Eurogamer
“Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi brings the world of Japanese girls’ romance games to English-speaking 3DS owners in a game that’s a fascinating experience into typically uncharted gaming territory.” EGM NOW
“For anyone who enjoys a different, more story-centric style” NintendoWorldReport
“Gamers looking to try something new may just find this gem will become their favourite book on the 3DS” Nintendo Life