Tags : Hakuoki

Hakuoki Edo Blossoms Review – “Give Him Blood” (PS Vita)

For those unfamiliar, Hakuoki is a visual novel series that re-imagines the real life historical figures of the Shinsengumi as handsome and pretty anime boys that you can romance. Playing as a young woman looking for her missing father, you fall under their protection as you are swept up in the events of history.   Once […]Read More

Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms Steam Release Coming This Spring

Following on from the release date announcement for the PS Vita version, Idea Factory International has revealed that the Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms Steam port will also be launching this spring! There’s no specific release date for the Steam version yet, but it’s good to know it shouldn’t be too much longer after the Vita one!   Here’s […]Read More

Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms Heads to North America and Europe in

Idea Factory has announced the Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms release dates for the west, and it will be coming to North America on March 13th and Europe on March 16th! Physical copies will feature a reversible cover sleeve with the original Japanese box art on the back too.   Here’s a look at both versions of […]Read More

Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms Announced for NA and EU in Spring

The follow up game to Kyoto Winds, Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms, has been announced for release in North America and Europe in spring 2018! More drama, action, and romance await, as Edo Blossoms brings the story of Hakuoki to its conclusion!     Here’s an overview of the story from Idea Factory: Chizuru Yukimura travels from […]Read More

Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds PC Opening Movie Released

Idea Factory has released the Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds PC opening movie! It’s the same as the one used in the PS Vita version of the game, giving a rundown of the cast, and featuring the very catchy song, ‘Ruri no Sorae’! Take a look below:     As previously announced, the Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds PC […]Read More

Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds Steam Port Launches August 24th

Idea Factory has announced a Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds Steam port! Kyoto Winds will be coming to PC on August 24th, complete with a week-long 30% discount! There will also be a Deluxe Bundle, which includes the Deluxe Pack, and a Complete Deluxe Bundle, which includes both the Deluxe Pack and ‘Winds Treasure Box’ DLC.   Here’s an […]Read More

Hakuoki Kyoto Winds Coming to Steam This Summer

Historical romance visual novel Hakuoki Kyoto Winds is branching out its platforms with a Steam release this summer! It’s great to see Hakuoki Kyoto Winds joining Steam’s excellent otome catalogue, and to see the series coming to PC for the first time!     The first instalment of the two-part Hakuoki Shinkai, Hakuoki Kyoto Winds […]Read More

Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds Review (PS Vita)

There are a lot of Hakuoki games, even only counting those released in the West, and many retell the same story. Although still built on that one main framework, Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds breathes new life into the series, and provides a welcome return to the characters and charming historical inaccuracy of Hakuoki I love.   What Kyoto […]Read More

Nier Automata, Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds, Persona 5, Mario Kart 8

This year’s been fantastic so far for Japanese games, and we’ve been playing a whole bunch of it this week at Castle Rice. From new JRPG landmarks like Nier Automata and Persona 5, a delicious otome visual novel in the latest Hakuoki, and enjoying the forbidden pleasures of Switch with the greatest and latest Mario […]Read More

Hakuoki Shinkai: Fuukaden Releases July 13th in Japan

Hakuoki Shinkai: Fuukaden serves as a compilation, bringing two Hakuoki titles together in one release, and was previously announced to be coming to PS4, making it the debut of the series on that console. We now have a release date, and it’s headed to Japan on July 13th!   The first of the two titles combined […]Read More