A Visual Novel/Dating Sim about Hideaki who has moved from his small village to a much larger town, Okutama.
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Release Date: Jan 19, 2016

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Reviews

“So would I suggest No One But You? I would, if you’re looking for a ~10 hour Visual Novel. I found the writing enjoyable, and some of the endings nearly brought me to tears.”
4/5 – The Backlog

“While screenshots might make No One But You seem like a plucky harem VN, the title conceals a remarkably dark plotline. If you appreciate poignancy, its worthy of a purchase.”
79% – Tech-Gaming

“No One But You is all around a very solid visual novel, and it will most likely bring out the emotional side of the player very well. All the characters have deep and interesting personalities and backstories making this one definitely worth the money.”
7.5/10 – VN Vortex

About This Game

No One But You is a Visual Novel/Dating Sim about Hideaki, a high school student who has just returned to his hometown, Okutama.

Upon returning, Hideaki re-discovers a town he knew from childhood, meeting new friends and reuniting with those he had long forgotten. He resumes his high school life in the big city, quickly adapting to the change in pace, and before he knows it, Hideaki begins to think of this city as his home once more.

Hideaki's life in Okutama is upbeat and fun, thanks to the many friends he makes, including Megumi, an energetic student council member; Chinatsu, a reserved senior in the literature club; Shiro, an unsociable music-lover; and Yui, an obstinate girl who rarely expresses herself honestly.

Surrounded by an interesting group of friends, Hideaki lives out his days without a care in the world, content to enjoy a normal high school life. Whether he's going out with friends or studying for exams, his new life is truly peaceful.

But not for long.

As Hideaki's stay in Okutama continues, ghosts from his past begin to come back, increasingly intruding on the new life he's trying to build. As if that wasn't bad enough, his new friends all have secrets of their own, and the more Hideaki involves himself with their daily lives, the deeper into mutual despair he sinks.

Will you be able to put to rest the evils of the past and finally live out the normal high school life you crave? Will you be able to put your friends' minds at ease, erasing the trauma and misery ruining their otherwise peaceful lives?

Because whether you like it or not, for this very task it can be no one but you.

System Requirements

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    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP
    • Processor: 1Ghz
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX or OpenGL compatible card
    • Storage: 1 GB available space
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    • OS: Mac OS 10.4
    • Processor: 1 Gz
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
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    • Processor: 1 Gz
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
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non.horation
( 6.0 hrs on record )
Posted: June 29
I was ready to write a positive review of this from the common route. The story might have been a bit cliché (amnesia, really?) and the characters might have been a bit flat but the art was mostly nice, the music is good, and the story was pretty light and fun. I even really liked the first route I played (Chinatsu's) quite a bit - it's a bit heavy but not necessarily in a bad way.

Then I played all of the other routes.

This game is so over the top and weird once you end up on a character's route. It's like the devs didn't have the confidence in telling a high school slice of life story so they added in all these bizarre side-plots that don't make any sense, and really REALLY heavy subject matter (suicide, human trafficking, murder, child abuse etc) are brought up kind of out of nowhere.
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Saito クロ
( 32.5 hrs on record )
Posted: June 27
It's a good game. :D I've finished the game a while ago but I still remember the late nights I did the play in school days were good these moments, I enjoyed the game. XD
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Britwurst
( 6.9 hrs on record )
Posted: June 26
Cool but very depressing. Every character has some heavy ♥♥♥♥ going on and most of the bad endings end in suicide.
Also it taught me that chewing off your tongue is a easy no cost way to kill yourself since so many characters favor it.
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vonhusenburg
( 6.9 hrs on record )
Posted: June 25
Summary: This game is broken, unfinished, lachluster, and disappointing. Had potential but, seems rushed and unpolished.

I'm not going to lie I really wanted to see this visual novel do well, and I had been following the production process in the last couple of months leading up to it's release. However, I'm sad to say that I am very disappointed in No One But You. The reason I am sad to say that, is because I am someone who one day aspires to produce a visual novel of my own, and as such I wanted to support someone trying to do the same. Especially someone who lives outside of Japan like myself.

That being said, this visual novel features no audible dialogue even though we were told before release that it would include it, and the game contains an option in the game menu for "voice volume". However, none of the characters are voiced, and all dialouge is simply written. This means that they were planning on including voiced characters in the final game, but that was scrapped for whatever reason. I was hoping there would be an update or something so we could actually hear some of these characters, but that has sadly not come to pass and it has been several months now since it's release.

Now, I can go on about the art style and how I am not a particularly big fan of it (which I'm not), but that would be slightly biased as some might say that they particularly like the art of the game. However, my main beef with this title is it's lack of continuity among the story arcs. Let me give you an example.

In other visual novels/dating sims, the player character is presented with a choice or choices at certain points along the story's progression. What the player chooses to do at these points directly affects the narrative, and I believe the BIGGEST sin the author of a visual novel can commit is making it so that those choices do not affect the plot appropriately.

Case and point, there is a decision point in this game where the main character Hideki is presented with a choice where if you choose one option you end up performing a prank with one of the story's heroines Megumi, if you go with the other option this prank never happens. So, on my first play through I chose the option where this prank was never pulled. However, much to my confusion later on in the story this prank is mentioned in converstaion as though it had happened, despite the fact that because of the choice I made it schould have never happened.

This alson happens with some of Hideki's relationships with some of the other characters in the story. After one brief conversation with the character Yui, the tsundere character, I decided I didn't want anything to do with her and whenever there was an option to go talk to her I chose not to. Then, what do you know a couple months pass by in a time skip, (which this game is fond of by the way, not a big fan) and suddenly, and inexplicably Yui and Hideki are friends, and I'm left sitting there like, "When the heck did that happen?! I was avoiding that stuck up b****." The story seemd to not be programmed in a way to differ from certain story lines and automatically asumes that you made certain choices that you didn't make. Which leads me to ask the question. Why include choices in this story if they won't affect the progression of the plot? I mean I'm fine with some stupid choices here and there in a visual novel, but at least have them affect the progression of the story appropriately. Heck, even if there was a choice for Hideki to eat a sandwhich or some sushi for lunch in the story, it wouldn't affect the story much, but if you put that choice in there and I have Hideki eat sushi and an hour later Megumi is asking how he liked his sandwhich I'm going to notice that!

This story also includes some non sensical plot points and events, and overall just left me feeling uninvsted in the story. Which is sad, because I wanted it to be a lot better, and it could have been. I would have gladly waited longer for a more polished and complete title with all that was promised in the Kichstarter campaign. I would have even paid more money, but sadly that is not the case and we are left with a finished product that is a fraction of what it could have been. Don't waste your time and money here and instead fork out the extra cash for titles like Clannad or Princess Evanglie.
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AssertiveTurtle
( 4.4 hrs on record )
Posted: June 24
Ah jeez, where do I even begin with this game.

I guess I will start off by saying that as far as writing and characters goes, this isent exactly top-notch. I found myself cringing at some of the lines, especially some from the main character lines such as "I had a good nights rest and completely restored my HP" ugh dude really? no wonder you havent gotten any, We gotta wait for a damn patch for that A PATCH I HAVE TO PAY FOR! That was just one of many lines that are just so freakin cringy, it really feels like some antisocial weeb wrote the dialogue.

I also felt that the pacing was a little wierdly implemented. Like when weeks would go by when something quite clearly plot significant happened, like you being really friendly with the other characters despite you avoiding them as much as possible because you already know how this whole choice VN stuff goes, it just makes if feel rushed and half-♥♥♥♥♥.

This happened to me with Megumi, I wanted to see what her ending was because I liked her the best out of the choices I was presented with, not because of all the stuff I heard about her ending (and oh boy we will get to that shortly) but because I thought she was cutest and I find myself liking high energy characters.

SPOILERS AHEAD! I RECCOMEND YOU PLAY AND FIND THE ENDING OUT FOR YOURSELF!

With that out of the way lets get to the main topic. The Megumi ending. Megumi is your typical, bubbly, energetic, and happy-go-lucky schoolgirl, your relationship with her develops as you progress through the life of an average highschool student (I think thats what they are, you can never tell in Japanese games) but things slowly take a turn for the worst when they return after spring break to fin they have a new homeroom teacher, and when I say slow, I mean from highschool drama to a pedophile murdered my older sister right in front of me. Yes, I am not kidding. The game emply's that he paid his way out of jail, which is rediculous because you don't get to bail yourself out for murder.

It turns out that Megumi used to have an older sister named Herumi who attended the same school. And there was this really creepy teacher that would ask alot from Herumi (her being the class rep) and one day he asked to see her in his office after class. Megumi looks for her sister only to find her in the teachers office bent over his desk, with him trying to ♥♥♥♥ her.

Needless to say things get heated, as Megumi chose to provote and anger him by calling him a pedophile every chance she could. This ending with Herumi's head slamming against the desk, brutally killing her.

All this considered, I could tell Megumi was a little disturbed just by her ingame dialogue, it would have been pretty obvious even for somebody who hasent heard things about the ending beforehand. The game depicts her in that creepy, stalker, overprotective girlfriend, I honestly thought that the game would end with her murdering the other characters, now that would be interesting.

Lastly. The end scenes. Creepy teacher guy strikes again, this time going to Megumi's house to try to kill her after being threatened to be exposed again. Worthless protaginist sleeps in as his girlfriend franticly calls him because there is a murderer at her house, only to show up 2 hours later, to creepy teacher being stabbed in the face a million times, and his girlfriend, standing there, covered in blood, and knife in hand.

This is where the game gives you the big choice. You either tell her to turn herself in, or you tell her to run away with you. I told he to run away with me because I figured she would take it the wrong way, seeing as creepy teacher got out no problem (looking back on it now, idk why i picked it when the other option was CLEARLY the right thing to do). But nope. She kills herself. And the credits role...... WHAT THE ♥♥♥♥!?! You can imagine my disapointment when I found out that the other option was the correct one. She ends up being found not guilty somehow and the duo live happily ever after, and again, the ending is still kind of unfulfilling. I think it would have been a little more fufilling if you showed the effects of the event on the protaginist afterwards, but nope. Nothing.

But maybe, that's what sets this VN apart from other, it has clearly broken some stereotypes, being pretty dark in tone. I have only played the Megumi endings and honestly I don't know if I can play any of the other ones. Its just so hard to look at Megumi the same way again. The shift in tone is just so drastic.

With all that being said I still thing this VN is worth a buy, even though the writing can be a little awkward and even bad at times, where this game really shines is the endings. I was legitimatly moved by the Megumi ending, hell it caused me to not want to play it anymore just because it left such an emotional wound. For the standard price of the average VN I think it is a nice distraction, as well as a thought provoking one. But be warned, feels this way cometh.

6/10 Will probably not stay up till 5:00 in the morning and make important decisions involving the life of my girlfriend again.
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foxman360
( 13.7 hrs on record )
Posted: June 15
good but need a ligher game after megumi's route
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Shadic1978
( 6.6 hrs on record )
Posted: June 9
Oh my god this game is amazing! I only played the Yui route so far but hell I love this game SOOO MUCH!!! Chinatsu seemed too childhood friend, Shiro is who I'm going for next time through, and Megumi...she holds a bloody knife in the intro, never go full Yandere. If the only routes are done as well as Yui's then this game gets 12/10.
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Mikachu
( 0.9 hrs on record )
Posted: May 28
I got this game for the possibility of ending it with a boy, and I made it perfectly.
I still don't get a lot of it, but it's a creepy game with a suprisingly good plot that is also fun to play.
I loved the game and reccomend it, but I don't want to play it again to end up with one of the girls, I loved the ending as it was.

Also, I'm pretty sure one of the girls is a freaking ghost. She is dead, I know it.

9/10
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Gadjiltron
( 5.4 hrs on record )
Posted: May 25
I've tried this out when it was a demo. I was really looking forward to this, with the intrigue of a dark secret in Hideaki's past and the somewhat entertaining cast.

I've played through a couple routes and although each has managed to move me overall, I feel something's a little lacking.

-Auto function is wonky and I need to kick it up again every now and then.
-I was promised voice acting. Where are the voices?
-Pacing can be a little awkward with the sudden time skips. This is particularly visible when you engage on a route. I would've liked to at least see how Hideaki is interacting with the other characters instead of them being put on a bus. Maybe have a little more of Hideaki's narration if he actually has been pushing the others away. The story will feel a little more fulfilling that way.
-Sometimes I feel the route ends too quickly, and the closure after each route's climax is a little rushed. I've been whammed by the events and while I'm still reeling suddenly it's all over.

Yes, the plotlines are technically complete, but they leave something to be desired. I hear there was a patch but the last we've hard from the devs is all the way back at the end of March. I'm not getting my hopes up.

This is an okay visual novel, just not the best I've read. If you want this, get it at anywhere lower than its full price.
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Stay_Raunchy
( 18.0 hrs on record )
Posted: May 18
Brilliant. That's the one word I have to decribe this one. I havent been this attached to a VN's Story in a while, and to me it's very close to being one of my all time favorites next to Katawa Shoujo(Not on Steam btw).

The really neat thing about the Story is how some of the character's back stories tie in with the Main Character. Nothing mind blowing, but very well written.

There are 5 routes total each with different endings. Which girl is my favorite? It's so hard to say! I felt attached to each character in the end(Except for Ryo, he's an ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥)

I do have to clear this out first. There were problems in the past with certain characters after stories. Apparently the Developers had some issues with the Artist(Who is really good by the way, the art style is fantastic). Originally there was supposed to be an 18+ version, which I'm guessing some scenes happen towards the end, but the Artist refused to draw those scenes. Not only that, but it took them a while to update the After Stories. A majority of them are complete now thankfully, except for Yui. Im not sure if they fixed that yet, I finished the game long ago.

There is supposed to be an 18+ update in the future(I think?) as well as Voice Acting and a DLC Character which is pretty cool. If you're expecting to get something sexy out of it, you're not going to get that yet, but I highly recommend it regardless(Cause I really didnt mind not having 18+ scenes). It's a beautiful story with memorable characters and a protagonist you'll appreciate, because he's a good guy.
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Not Recommended
6.9 hrs on record
Posted: June 25
Summary: This game is broken, unfinished, lachluster, and disappointing. Had potential but, seems rushed and unpolished.

I'm not going to lie I really wanted to see this visual novel do well, and I had been following the production process in the last couple of months leading up to it's release. However, I'm sad to say that I am very disappointed in No One But You. The reason I am sad to say that, is because I am someone who one day aspires to produce a visual novel of my own, and as such I wanted to support someone trying to do the same. Especially someone who lives outside of Japan like myself.

That being said, this visual novel features no audible dialogue even though we were told before release that it would include it, and the game contains an option in the game menu for "voice volume". However, none of the characters are voiced, and all dialouge is simply written. This means that they were planning on including voiced characters in the final game, but that was scrapped for whatever reason. I was hoping there would be an update or something so we could actually hear some of these characters, but that has sadly not come to pass and it has been several months now since it's release.

Now, I can go on about the art style and how I am not a particularly big fan of it (which I'm not), but that would be slightly biased as some might say that they particularly like the art of the game. However, my main beef with this title is it's lack of continuity among the story arcs. Let me give you an example.

In other visual novels/dating sims, the player character is presented with a choice or choices at certain points along the story's progression. What the player chooses to do at these points directly affects the narrative, and I believe the BIGGEST sin the author of a visual novel can commit is making it so that those choices do not affect the plot appropriately.

Case and point, there is a decision point in this game where the main character Hideki is presented with a choice where if you choose one option you end up performing a prank with one of the story's heroines Megumi, if you go with the other option this prank never happens. So, on my first play through I chose the option where this prank was never pulled. However, much to my confusion later on in the story this prank is mentioned in converstaion as though it had happened, despite the fact that because of the choice I made it schould have never happened.

This alson happens with some of Hideki's relationships with some of the other characters in the story. After one brief conversation with the character Yui, the tsundere character, I decided I didn't want anything to do with her and whenever there was an option to go talk to her I chose not to. Then, what do you know a couple months pass by in a time skip, (which this game is fond of by the way, not a big fan) and suddenly, and inexplicably Yui and Hideki are friends, and I'm left sitting there like, "When the heck did that happen?! I was avoiding that stuck up b****." The story seemd to not be programmed in a way to differ from certain story lines and automatically asumes that you made certain choices that you didn't make. Which leads me to ask the question. Why include choices in this story if they won't affect the progression of the plot? I mean I'm fine with some stupid choices here and there in a visual novel, but at least have them affect the progression of the story appropriately. Heck, even if there was a choice for Hideki to eat a sandwhich or some sushi for lunch in the story, it wouldn't affect the story much, but if you put that choice in there and I have Hideki eat sushi and an hour later Megumi is asking how he liked his sandwhich I'm going to notice that!

This story also includes some non sensical plot points and events, and overall just left me feeling uninvsted in the story. Which is sad, because I wanted it to be a lot better, and it could have been. I would have gladly waited longer for a more polished and complete title with all that was promised in the Kichstarter campaign. I would have even paid more money, but sadly that is not the case and we are left with a finished product that is a fraction of what it could have been. Don't waste your time and money here and instead fork out the extra cash for titles like Clannad or Princess Evanglie.
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Not Recommended
6.0 hrs on record
Posted: June 29
I was ready to write a positive review of this from the common route. The story might have been a bit cliché (amnesia, really?) and the characters might have been a bit flat but the art was mostly nice, the music is good, and the story was pretty light and fun. I even really liked the first route I played (Chinatsu's) quite a bit - it's a bit heavy but not necessarily in a bad way.

Then I played all of the other routes.

This game is so over the top and weird once you end up on a character's route. It's like the devs didn't have the confidence in telling a high school slice of life story so they added in all these bizarre side-plots that don't make any sense, and really REALLY heavy subject matter (suicide, human trafficking, murder, child abuse etc) are brought up kind of out of nowhere.
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299 of 342 people (87%) found this review helpful
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Recommended
8.1 hrs on record
Posted: January 22
Played the game trying to get the girls to love me

Ended up with a boy

10/10 realism
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119 of 144 people (83%) found this review helpful
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Recommended
9.0 hrs on record
Posted: January 21
This game really speaks to me. Asking advice on the internet about going on a date with a cute girl. I was told to countlessly kill myself. Just like real life!
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Recommended
17.1 hrs on record
Posted: January 19
No One But You is a Visual Novel with four heroines to choose from players are given choices to make in the game and depending on your choices it will change the outcome of the story. Developed by Unwonted Studios and published by Unwonted Studios, Sekai Project and can be found on MangaGamer store.

The Story
At first glance looks like your normal typical romance visual novel but, I was so wrong about this when you get into the game you will be met with the “common route” which is quite standard and can be found in many romance visual novel. But once you get into the routes, lets take Megumi for example once going into her route there was an gloomy atmosphere and all around which I really loved.

Upon returning, Hideaki re-discovers a town he knew from childhood, meeting new friends and reuniting with those he had long forgotten. He resumes his high school life in the big city, quickly adapting to the change in pace, and before he knows it, Hideaki begins to think of this city as his home once more.

Hideaki’s life in Okutama is upbeat and fun, thanks to the many friends he makes, including Megumi, an energetic student council member; Chinatsu, a reserved senior in the literature club; Shiro, an unsociable music-lover; and Yui, an obstinate girl who rarely expresses herself honestly.

Surrounded by an interesting group of friends, Hideaki lives out his days without a care in the world, content to enjoy a normal high school life. Whether he’s going out with friends or studying for exams, his new life is truly peaceful.

As Hideaki’s stay in Okutama continues, ghosts from his past begin to come back, increasingly intruding on the new life he’s trying to build. As if that wasn’t bad enough, his new friends all have secrets of their own, and the more Hideaki involves himself with their daily lives, the deeper into mutual despair he sinks.

Will you be able to put to rest the evils of the past and finally live out the normal high school life you crave? Will you be able to put your friends’ minds at ease, erasing the trauma and misery ruining their otherwise peaceful lives?

Audio and Visual elements
Background, CGs art – They are generally good I liked the soft colors being used in the backgrounds as it completely compliments together with other visual factors that can be found in the game like Character sprites and CGs. As for the CGs of this game are very pleasant to look at and the art style is very “charming” with the use of bright colors to depict the mood and environment.

Audio Elements – The music sets the mood for every situation, depicting playfulness, happiness, agony and many more. Overall the music in game is above average and it has 35 music tracks which could be found in the “Extras” area. Among all I loved this track in particular “Don’t Forget” which lasts 5:38 minutes. [This is personal preference mainly because its a piano song and I do like songs like these]

To sum up
I would recommend this Visual Novel if you do like romance, school and obviously Visual Novels themselves. I honestly did not expect it to be so well written where you get too see character development and plot changes here and there. On the surface No One But You looks like a standard romance Visual Novel but I was really surprised by this Visual Novel. Overall I could say I do not recommend on missing out on this title.

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Not Recommended
10.3 hrs on record
Posted: March 4
It seems this game has have been abandoned by the Devs in a semi broken state while the Dev says the game is complete.
They are working on another title as well as accepting money via Patreon for it which seem pretty shady.

Here is examples of broken things since launch that have yet to be fixed:
- No Voice Acting despite that being listed as a feature
- All routes afterstories are unable to be replayed except for Megumi's from the Main Menu once completed.
- The love scene patch that was set for 1 week after launch for MangaGamer etc backers in January has still yet to be released
- Dev keeps saying they are coming 'next week' etc but fails to meet deadlines.

Despite the really comfy music and somewhat intricate stories I wouldn't recommend it for the price. Get it on sale maybe but don't buy for full price.
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Recommended
6.0 hrs on record
Posted: January 22
Tried going down the Chinatsu route.
Somehow ended up on Ryo's instead.
10/10
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Recommended
28.7 hrs on record
Posted: January 23
I tried going down Yui's route.

Accidentally went down Ryo's route.

10/10 Would go down a boy's route again!
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Recommended
7.2 hrs on record
Posted: January 20
Recommended because I'm glad that I played through it once. But I'm never playing through it again. The game is written extremely well, to a fault. You connect very easy with some of the characters, and then when all the bad ♥♥♥♥ starts happening you really get hit hard by it. Even the good ends are sometimes bittersweet. One route in particular made me actually sick to my stomach and I could hardly continue. If the goal was to illicit emotion, I guess 10/10.

Play through it once, but. I can't do it again.
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Not Recommended
4.3 hrs on record
Posted: February 17
Spoiler-free TL;DR: bad writing.

Spoilery TL;DR at the bottom

Pros:
-Art was pretty nice
-Music was ok
-Characters were ok

Cons:
-Game often jumped forward weeks/months, even when it seemed like significant things were happening in that time -For example, despite never choosing to talk to one character, during a timeskip I seemed to befriend them - no explanation for this was given
-BAD WRITING - WILL EXPAND UPON THIS BELOW, BUT THERE WILL BE SPOILERS
-Could use some refinement - music tended to stop abruptly rather than gradually fading out, some art was rough in places
-The date shown in the top-right corner became glitched on two occasions, permanently showing the wrong day (didn't affect gameplay, but did bother me a little)


Now then, allow me to elaborate on the writing. I played through Megumi's route and, up until the point where she became my girlfriend, everything was fine. A little bland, perhaps, but enjoyable. Then a new teacher showed up at the school, raising about fifty pedophile flags as he did so. He starts to torment Megumi behind the scenes, until you film him arguing with her and threaten to upload it online. Then Megumi tells you her tragic backstory: a year ago, the same teacher started teaching at the school, tormented her sister for a while, then tried to r*pe her. Megumi saw this as it was happening and tried to stop him, causing him to "accidentally" violently murder her sister. Then he got caught. But, one year later, he's somehow out of prison, and teaching in the same school where he committed r*pe and murder. The only explanation given for this is one line in which he says how "expensive" it was to avoid prison.

After sharing her backstory, Megumi becomes more confident in standing up to him, and it seems like life is back to normal again. As a result, she and the main protagonist both show a remarkable lack of concern about their pedophile/r*pist/murderer teacher. Surprisingly, this turns out to be a bad idea, as he then goes to her house at night, presumably to r*pe and murder her. She sends you a panicked voicemail, you run to her house rather than contacting the police or asking your mother to drive you there, and then it turns out she killed him.

SO, TO SUMMARISE: a pedophile/r*pist/murderer is caught pedo-ing/r*ping/murdering, avoids prison, returns to teach at the school where he pedo-ed/r*ped/murdered, pedo-es for a few weeks, you stand up to him, stop caring that he is a pedophile/r*pist/murderer, he goes to your girlfriends house, presumably to pedo/r*pe/murder, then she murders him.


After that, you can tell her to turn herself in or run away with you. I picked the first option, which led to her having sex with me, and then turning herself in. I'm assuming that the sex would've happened regardless of my choice. There was no sex scene; apparantly there will be a patch for that soon.


After seeing pedophilia/r*pe/murder being executed so poorly in this route (why the ♥♥♥♥ isn't he in prison; you can't pay your way out of r*pe/murder charges, let alone be re-employed by the school where you did the r*ping/murdering) I am forced to assume that the writing for the others is equally poor, so I don't intend to play through them. Kinda feels like I've wasted my money.

TL;DR: Kinda bland, until a r*pist/murderer who was caught in your school a year ago, and inexplicably avoided prison, returned to teach at the same school one year later and, despite knowing this, you and the sister of the girl who was murdered show a remarkable lack of concern. AND THAT'S JUST ONE ROUTE.


Also, why does steam censor the word "r*pe"? It took a good few minutes for me to add all those asterisks in, time which could've been spent ranting to myself about the poorly executed ♥♥♥♥.
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