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by Shii
Mon Jun 06, 2005 4:09 pm
Forum: Creator Discussion
Topic: Anybody want a Yaoi game?
Replies: 12
Views: 2209

papillon>> yes, yes, just WHAT is angst?? I know just the German meaning (fear), but I've seen it being used increasingly in the English language. It sounds really funny to me, but it seems to be something oppresive/serious/moody... plz plz explain! You have it basically down, except "whiny" too. A...
by Shii
Sat Jun 04, 2005 5:08 pm
Forum: Other Story-based Games
Topic: Visual Novel USA
Replies: 35
Views: 8420

However, some purists will argue that we're stealing Leaf's label or are inventing a genre name that doesn't exist in Japan. Well, "bishoujo" is not a genre in Japan either, and nobody's complaining about that. I think the English-language idea of a "visual novel" was popularized by the Megatokyo f...
by Shii
Sat Jun 04, 2005 7:54 am
Forum: Other Story-based Games
Topic: Visual Novel USA
Replies: 35
Views: 8420

Where did the "visual story" phrase come from? Is it something you made up yourself? It popped into my head. Thanks for pointing this out, I'm glad you did before I formally launched the site. edit: Yeah, I agree it sounds nice, but I'm more concerned with not confusing people :wink: Done now. edit...
by Shii
Fri Jun 03, 2005 8:41 pm
Forum: Other Story-based Games
Topic: Visual Novel USA
Replies: 35
Views: 8420

Visual Novel USA

I've just launched a personal page. Eventually, I plan to have reviews of all the visual novel games in English! Oh, yes I do! Okay, maybe not. Well, most of them okay? Now, renai.us is archiving all the romance games. This website is going to review visual novel games. Right now, there's a lot of o...