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Thereafter: A Medieval Life [GxB][BxB][Romance][VN][Comm]

#1 Post by aeri » Sat Nov 19, 2016 6:22 am

Thereafter: A Medieval Life (Commercial Game)
Genre: Otome, BL, Romance

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Prologue
You have passed on from the world, and you end up meeting one of the messengers of oblivion. She greets you before asking whether you want to be reborn or would like to go beyond the gates. You decide to be reborn and unbeknown to you, you end up in an alternate universe similar to the Middle Ages (medieval times).


Gameplay
Player first determines whether the main character is a female or a male.

In this game, there will be three unique occupations for each gender. Female occupations are blacksmith, thief, and tavern chef. Male occupations are knight, composer, and herbalist. Depending on the occupation you choose, there will be a particular male character you will romance.

Throughout each story, players will have roughly 30 decision points in the game where their decisions will influence the type of scenes that appear as well as the outcome of the story.


Current Game Features
• Beautiful sprite, CG, and background arts drawn by various artists
• Six unique stories where three are otome and another three are BL
• Five CGs per story for a total of 30 CGs
• Replay scenes gallery
• Three endings for each story (bad, good, best), extra scenes during and/or after credits depending on ending type
• Opening song, bad ending melody, ending song, and various original background music



Characters

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Vanna Stelli: Female main character; thief outfit pictured
Age 23, 5'3" (160cm), ENFJ


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Edgar Triggs: romanceable knight for Vanna
Age 21, 5'5" (165cm), ESTJ


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Jaron Williams: romanceable composer for Vanna
Age 23, 5'7" (170 cm), ISFP,


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Herbalist (name to be determined): INTP; (more description available at a later time)


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Gareth Mieli: Male main character; composer outfit pictured
Age 22, 5'6" (168cm), INFJ


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Antonio: INTJ; romanceable blacksmith for the male protagonist
Age 24, 5'7" (170cm), INTJ


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Thief (name to be determined): ESTP; (more description available at a later time)


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Tavern Chef (name to be determined): ESFJ (more description available at a later time)


Summary for each story
Female MC (Vanna Stelli) as a thief romancing the knight:
As a thief, Vanna Stelli doesn’t find trouble an unusual occurrence. What she doesn’t expect to be more than the usual is the new knight she meets while plotting her escape. Regretting not being able to talk to him more, she escapes when he least expects it.
When she unexpectedly meets him again at the boat harbor, he chases after her. They end up stuck together on the ship headed to a town where she will be on her mission. There is some fuss before she is able to convince the knight that she’s doing no harm to anyone and that she genuinely wants to learn more about him. A trust eventually starts to bloom. Will they be able to develop a relationship, or will their jobs interfere?


Female MC as a blacksmith romancing the herbalist:
Vanna stops by the herb shop one morning to get medicine for her boss. Although she is familiar with the herbalist, it was the first time that they had a conversation that was more than a nod or a "hello." Although their time was short, Vanna is interested to learn more about him and hopes that they see each other again sometimes.
A few days later, the herbalist stops by the blacksmith shop to have his tools checked out and sharpened. As time goes on, she learns more about the herbalist and of his mother's illness. One day, his mother's health suddenly deteriorates after stabilizing for the past few months, and she finds him closed off and only focusing on trying to heal her. Is Vanna able to help either of them during this rough time?


Female MC as a tavern chef romancing the composer:
The tavern chef is surprised to find her childhood friend back in town. He is seeking for a long-term career at their hometown after traveling for a while, but he will hit the road again if nothing comes up. They learn of an opportunity where he would be a personal performer for the prince. In helping the composer and spending time with him, MC can't help that her feelings for him are resurfacing despite the rejection he had given her over four years ago. How will she continue helping him while trying not to fall for him again?


Male MC as a herbalist romancing the thief:
One rainy day, he hears a thump outside of the herb shop. He finds an injured man and provides him care without asking for anything in return. When questioned why he would help a thief, he said that he can’t ignore someone who is in need of help regardless of their occupation. In return for his help, the herbalist told him to come back again sometimes, and he was pretty sure that they would not meet again.
However, he finds himself getting more than what he bargained for when the thief brought a ship's captain (he learns very soon the thief has a crush on this person) to help develop a business deal with the shop and a potential buyer. Will he be able to keep himself from falling for the thief as the three of them work together, and will the deal work out?


Male MC as a knight romancing the tavern chef:
The knight stops by the tavern with his group one night. He learns that the tavern chef will be participating in the prince’s birthday celebration competition. Because the prince put him in charge of making sure all of the participants have what they needed, he is able to learn more about the tavern chef.
It seems that the tavern chef is a magnet for unfortunate incidents, or maybe he is plain unlucky, as this chef seems to be the only person unable to buy the ingredients he need. Why is this happening, the knight plans to figure it out no matter the obstacle.


Male MC as a composer romancing the blacksmith:
The composer arrives at a new town that he will be settling in for a few months. As he eats at the tavern on his first night, he notices someone who looks like the person he thought had passed. They make eye contact once, but the man does not recognize him at all. He thought it might have been a far-fetched situation, and there is no reason to approach him.
The next day, along the route that the tavern chef shows him for purchasing food to use for the kitchen, they run into the blacksmith while he was feeding the town cats. After seeing him again, he is determined to figure out if the blacksmith is his old childhood friend, or if he is mistaken after all.


CG gallery preview (1st CG of each route will be shown here when completed)
BL route: Blacksmith 1st CG
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BL route: Tavern Chef 1st CG
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BL route: Thief 1st CG
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Otome route: Composer 1st CG
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Otome route: Herbalist 1st CG
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Otome route: Knight 1st CG
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Preview of Background

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Music Sample
Prologue


Current tasks
Planning
• Story planning (outline): 26%
  • o Female!Blacksmith: 10%
    o Female!Thief: 99%
    o Female!Tavern Chef: 10%
    o Male!Knight: 10%
    o Male!Composer: 20%
    o Male!Herbalist: 25%
• Characters design: 30%
• Merchandise Research: 90%

Writing
• First Draft: 1%
  • o Female!Blacksmith: 0%
    o Female!Thief: 5%
    o Female!Tavern Chef: 0%
    o Male!Knight: 0%
    o Male!Composer: 0%
    o Male!Herbalist: 0%
• Additional Drafts before Finalizing: 0%
  • o Female!Blacksmith: 0%
    o Female!Thief: 0%
    o Female!Tavern Chef: 0%
    o Male!Knight: 0%
    o Male!Composer: 0%
    o Male!Herbalist: 0%
• Final Draft
  • o Female!Blacksmith: 0%
    o Female!Thief: 0%
    o Female!Tavern Chef: 0%
    o Male!Knight: 0%
    o Male!Composer: 0%
    o Male!Herbalist: 0%
Art
• Character rough sketches: 18%
• Character sprites: 18%
• Backgrounds: 100%
• CGs: 10%
• GUI: 10%
• Logo: 0%
• Merchandise Art: 5%

Music: 5%
Coding: 0%
Proofreading/Editing: 0%
Testing/Debugging: 0%


Staff
aeri – project creator, writer, programmer
Soleil – character sprite artist
Zhowee – background artist
Darkavey – CG artist (BL stories)
Yuliformer CG artist (otome stories)
Zenith Omocha – CG artist (otome stories)
Shion – chibi artist for merchandise purposes
Nitsu – editor
Emilily - editor
Assigned (will stay anonymous) – idea-bouncer
Vi Yuzuki - former logo, GUI
Umidori – musician for opening song, bad ending melody, custom BGMs
Barzini - media liaison

Special thank you to Yaoi Consortium for their partnership.


Updates (newest at the top)
• October 14, 2018: Added an additional game preview screenshot and updated the character cards for herbalist (Hitoshi), tavern chef (Karno), and thief (Xander)
• September 09, 2018: Updated the character info cards for the two protagonists and added special thank you to Yaoi Consortium
• August 24, 2018: Updated the character info cards for composer, herbalist, tavern chef, and thief (herbalist had the wrong description but that is corrected); next update will have the MC character info chards updated
• August 17, 2018: BL route's Tavern Chef 1st CG posted
• August 10, 2018: Otome route's Herbalist 1st CG posted
• August 01, 2018: Otome route's Composer 1st CG posted
• July 20, 2018: BL route's Thief 1st CG posted
• June 17, 2018: All character cards are available (three characters do not have official names yet and most do not have all outfits/expressions currently available) and all six story summaries have been updated to reflect current planned storylines
• May 29, 2018: Game Preview Draft update (GUI components on bottom right added), 2 additional CGs completed
• May 06, 2018: Updated character cards for the four that have already been done (both male and female protagonists, Edgar the romanceable knight, and Antonio the romanceable blacksmith)
• April 29, 2018: Replaced first draft game preview with second draft
• October 14, 2017: Added last 4 romanceable sprites (pending character card implementation) and 1 CG preview for otome route
• September 08, 2017: Added first draft of game preview
• August 20, 2017: Added character info card for the male!MC (his composer outfit is pictured) and updated the blacksmith's character card (now has a first name with an unknown surname due to his background)
• July 29, 2017: Adjusted staffing based on new situations arising, updated percentage of completion for various items in the lists, updated background preview section with "on board the ship (1 coloring)", added music sample section with "prologue" song, added CG gallery with preview of the 1st CG for the blacksmith route, new question added about game resolution based on background dimensions
• June 13, 2017: Updated background preview section with "outside blacksmith shop (all colorings)"
• May 29, 2017: Updated all current character cards (female protagonist's thief occupation, romanceable knight, and romanceable blacksmith)
• May 06, 2017: Updated background preview section with "outside inn/tavern (4 colorings)"
• April 14, 2017: Updated background preview section with "inside inn/tavern (4 colorings)" as well as preview of the official sprite art for romanceable blacksmith (one of the BL routes)
• April 06, 2017: Updated background preview section with "outside prison tower (4 colorings)" as well as percentage update of the first draft for the female!thief (MC) x knight route
• March 18, 2017: Updated romanceable knight (Edgar Triggs) with character biography card and updated character description
• February 26, 2017: Background Preview section created with "inside the prison cell (night)" available
• February 21, 2017: Updated female!MC's thief character card to finalized sprite art, story summary updated
• January 22, 2017: Updated female!MC's thief art to the colored sketch by SoleilRune (sprite artist), staff listing up to date
• January 15, 2017: Added blacksmith colored sketch from the sprite artist
• January 09, 2017: Added knight colored sketch from the sprite artist


Questions (even answering one question will help~)
Which story summary is the least interesting to you? Any suggestions to help improve the story will be appreciated and considered.

Would you like to have the option to purchase this game as an otome edition or BL edition? (For example, the projected early bird prices for the otome or the BL editions will be $12 versus buying the full edition with both the otome and BL routes at early bird price of $20.)

Are there any options or changes you would like to see in the GUI part of the draft (where you see hide, auto, skip, and etc.)?

Any comments/questions/suggestions?
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Re: Thereafter: A Medieval Life [GxB][BxB][Romance][VN][Comm

#2 Post by Aratzne » Tue Nov 22, 2016 9:23 pm

I'm liking this premise! I think navigating each of the stories separately with set romantic partners gives the chance to focus more on how choices can affect each of the stories rather than on choosing a romantic partner like a lot of VNs. (To clarify, both types of VN are good in my book.)

Which story summary is the least interesting to you? Any suggestions to help improve the story will be appreciated and considered.

Male MC as a knight romancing the tavern chef: It is a bit vague, as you mentioned, and compared to the other routes. I'm not sure what exactly is drawing the knight and the tavern chef together. Just that the knight wants to help out? I think a more compelling hook to bring them together would help with this idea.

In general, I think the stories will be more interesting once the characters are more fleshed out.

Would you like to have the option to purchase this game as an otome edition or BL edition? (For example, the otome or the BL editions will be $12 as opposed to buying a full edition with otome and BL at $20.)

That's not something I would go in for personally; I'd want to buy the full version. But some people might like it. Options are always good, and the lower price will be more enticing for people who only want half the game. I think it's a good idea.

What merchandise would you purchase (and are likely to) with this game?

Just as a warning, I wouldn't usually buy merchandise for a game unless I really, really liked it. Budget concerns and all that. So the game would have to have a big impact on me before I considered buying merchandise with/after the game. I think that's probably true for a lot of people.

Kickstarter is a bit of an exception for me - I may be more easily convinced to go to higher tiers for merch in that case. Though the game would still have to be a really compelling one. Not sure why the distinction; possibly because I feel more invested in a game I'm supporting, and possibly because of the "limited edition" feel of that merch.

As for the types of merch I'd be most likely to go in for - keychains, artbooks, and postcard-sized prints or bookmarks.

Any comments/questions/suggestions for the game or characters?
Best of luck!
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#3 Post by Sapphire-Skillz » Tue Nov 22, 2016 10:53 pm

Which story summary is the least interesting to you? Any suggestions to help improve the story will be appreciated and considered.
Oh wow, this game sounds incredibly interesting. I was drawn to the concept of being reborn and the medieval vibe gave me an RE:Zero feel to it
I guess, the least interesting is female tavern chef romancing the composer, only because the connection seems random and the story is very kind of, specific as where the others (i.e herbalist help thief) have stories that are more related to their jobs. There should be more connection to the chef, maybe the composer is more of a bard performing in the tavern or is a kooky music obsessed person who gets inspired by the chef's food (or vice-versa -- chef is inspired by the music)

Would you like to have the option to purchase this game as an otome edition or BL edition?
Seperate is better for people who 1) only has a specific preference and 2) would buy it cause cheaper. I would personally only get Otome unless the BL version offers something really different. (Reminds me of one of winter wolves old games "Spirited Heart" where they released a GXG version years later but the artist was different and the art was inferior to the original) But I just checked the website and they do a bundle where if you buy both, you get it cheaper so that's something to consider.

What merchandise would you purchase (and are likely to) with this game?
I usually don't buy merchandise cause they tend to be pricey. Cheapest things are keychains which I don't bother with, and the second thing are plushies which tend to be not that great-looking (I did want the Hatoful Boyfriend ones but $10 is too much for a 5" plush). Unless the art is beautiful and the game is great, then safest bet is to just do OST and a good quality artbook -- I bought Corpse's Party Blood Drive limited edition and the art book's first few pages just fell apart because of how thin the pages were (and the way it was shaped so opening the book already stresses out the pages as is).

If posters were offered, what sizes would you prefer? (Debating between 11" x 17" (27.9 cm × 43.2 cm), 13" x 19" (33.0 cm x 48.3 cm), and 17" x 25" (43.2 cm x 63.5 cm)) Also, if you have any preference toward posters printed on glossy or semi-gloss paper?
I don't really know what the sizes look like, all I can say is I like the default sizes posters you buy at Anime Con and stuff are pretty ideal for me c: Big enough to see but not too big to be a bother. I also prefer less gloss cause the more gloss, the more dents you can see on the poster in the light. The thicker the paper (and matte tends to dent less or is less noticeable) the better.

Any comments/questions/suggestions for the game or characters?
Is there any connection to the beginning (the whole you dying thing) that will be expanded upon later in the game, or is it just a plot device to begin the story? o: I think it'd be interesting to bring it back, like maybe there was a main purpose for you to come back to life? But if not, that's fine just curious c: If there was more a connection, I think that would be really cool though.
Some suggestions for other characters are maybe as mentioned earlier, a Bard, a "Maiden", a mage/wizard? I feel like these would connect with the MC male being a knight (such as the clash between physical vs magical strength with the mage)
Also I checked out the artists, their art is BEAUTIFUL. I'm so looking forward to the character designs and CGs (Oh and if possible, add lots of CGs *u*) Good luck!
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#4 Post by aeri » Wed Nov 23, 2016 1:32 am

@Aratzne
I'm liking this premise! I think navigating each of the stories separately with set romantic partners gives the chance to focus more on how choices can affect each of the stories rather than on choosing a romantic partner like a lot of VNs. (To clarify, both types of VN are good in my book.)
Thank you for this comment ^ ^ It might be more work (in a sense) to do six completely different plots but I definitely hope it pays off as I further develop the stories (and create a more descriptive/less vague summary that can hopefully hook people in xD)
Which story summary is the least interesting to you? Any suggestions to help improve the story will be appreciated and considered.

Male MC as a knight romancing the tavern chef: It is a bit vague, as you mentioned, and compared to the other routes. I'm not sure what exactly is drawing the knight and the tavern chef together. Just that the knight wants to help out? I think a more compelling hook to bring them together would help with this idea.

In general, I think the stories will be more interesting once the characters are more fleshed out.
Definitely feel you there...I hope during my story planning process I can better draw these two together and create that compelling hook ^ ^ Same goes for the other characters...I'm slowly working through these character reference sheets for the main characters and the six guys...so when I'm done with that, I hope the characters will definitely have more personality and can provide a great tale to read :)
Would you like to have the option to purchase this game as an otome edition or BL edition? (For example, the otome or the BL editions will be $12 as opposed to buying a full edition with otome and BL at $20.)

That's not something I would go in for personally; I'd want to buy the full version. But some people might like it. Options are always good, and the lower price will be more enticing for people who only want half the game. I think it's a good idea.
Sounds good to me, and I'm up for doing separate editions but I definitely am with you there...I like both BL and otome xD Thank you for your input here~
What merchandise would you purchase (and are likely to) with this game?

Just as a warning, I wouldn't usually buy merchandise for a game unless I really, really liked it. Budget concerns and all that. So the game would have to have a big impact on me before I considered buying merchandise with/after the game. I think that's probably true for a lot of people.

Kickstarter is a bit of an exception for me - I may be more easily convinced to go to higher tiers for merch in that case. Though the game would still have to be a really compelling one. Not sure why the distinction; possibly because I feel more invested in a game I'm supporting, and possibly because of the "limited edition" feel of that merch.

As for the types of merch I'd be most likely to go in for - keychains, artbooks, and postcard-sized prints or bookmarks.
Definitely understandable to me! Unfortunately, as I'm doing merchandise researching for vendors...some things are expensive to produce, and some things aren't budget-friendly at all T T. I had a situation happened to me for Fire Emblem: Fates...I had the opportunity to buy the limited edition from someone who had an extra copy, but I turned it down because I wasn't sure if I was going to really like the series enough (my first Fire Emblem game), and I somewhat wished I didn't turn it out now because I would have liked the art book in the end :\ But anyway xD I get the same feeling with kickstarters but sometimes the items I really want are in those high tiers...and I can't get myself to invest in it so I only buy the game :\
Any comments/questions/suggestions for the game or characters?
Best of luck!
Thank you and hope you will be supporting in the future ^ ^ I appreciate your inputs! Let me know if you have any other questions or comments~!


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Which story summary is the least interesting to you? Any suggestions to help improve the story will be appreciated and considered.
Oh wow, this game sounds incredibly interesting. I was drawn to the concept of being reborn and the medieval vibe gave me an RE:Zero feel to it
I guess, the least interesting is female tavern chef romancing the composer, only because the connection seems random and the story is very kind of, specific as where the others (i.e herbalist help thief) have stories that are more related to their jobs. There should be more connection to the chef, maybe the composer is more of a bard performing in the tavern or is a kooky music obsessed person who gets inspired by the chef's food (or vice-versa -- chef is inspired by the music)
Thank you for the input about the reborn concept ^ ^ Read the last comment that ties this to your comment/question particularly for the reborn thing :)
That is true actually...I feel sometimes when I write the summary, it either is too partner-oriented or really specific but you don't really know much about the characters. The bard performing combined with the inspiration from the chef's food is actually an interesting idea~ That definitely helps with inspiration for me and may possibly use a variation of this idea for the story ^ ^
Would you like to have the option to purchase this game as an otome edition or BL edition?
Seperate is better for people who 1) only has a specific preference and 2) would buy it cause cheaper. I would personally only get Otome unless the BL version offers something really different. (Reminds me of one of winter wolves old games "Spirited Heart" where they released a GXG version years later but the artist was different and the art was inferior to the original) But I just checked the website and they do a bundle where if you buy both, you get it cheaper so that's something to consider.
I hope you will consider getting the full version in the future when the summary and characters are more fleshed out ^ ^ But I understand if the stories aren't distinctly enough that you would be okay with just buying the otome edition :) Thank you for sharing that information~ It is unlikely I will be coming back to the game to create a GxG but who knows...one year can change people's perspective right? xD
What merchandise would you purchase (and are likely to) with this game?
I usually don't buy merchandise cause they tend to be pricey. Cheapest things are keychains which I don't bother with, and the second thing are plushies which tend to be not that great-looking (I did want the Hatoful Boyfriend ones but $10 is too much for a 5" plush). Unless the art is beautiful and the game is great, then safest bet is to just do OST and a good quality artbook -- I bought Corpse's Party Blood Drive limited edition and the art book's first few pages just fell apart because of how thin the pages were (and the way it was shaped so opening the book already stresses out the pages as is).
Thank you for the input~ I definitely would do the OST and quality artbook (I'm hoping the paper thickness I'm planning to use is more than enough and won't fall apart~)
If posters were offered, what sizes would you prefer? (Debating between 11" x 17" (27.9 cm × 43.2 cm), 13" x 19" (33.0 cm x 48.3 cm), and 17" x 25" (43.2 cm x 63.5 cm)) Also, if you have any preference toward posters printed on glossy or semi-gloss paper?
I don't really know what the sizes look like, all I can say is I like the default sizes posters you buy at Anime Con and stuff are pretty ideal for me c: Big enough to see but not too big to be a bother. I also prefer less gloss cause the more gloss, the more dents you can see on the poster in the light. The thicker the paper (and matte tends to dent less or is less noticeable) the better.
Sounds good to me~ I believe I should have multiple options for poster size but if I bundle it, I'll be sure to do something like an 11"x17" (I believe that tends to be the popular poster size). Thank you for the input and definitely am considering the semi-gloss and understand that some posters are just...so thin and so easy to damage :\
Any comments/questions/suggestions for the game or characters?
Is there any connection to the beginning (the whole you dying thing) that will be expanded upon later in the game, or is it just a plot device to begin the story? o: I think it'd be interesting to bring it back, like maybe there was a main purpose for you to come back to life? But if not, that's fine just curious c: If there was more a connection, I think that would be really cool though.
Some suggestions for other characters are maybe as mentioned earlier, a Bard, a "Maiden", a mage/wizard? I feel like these would connect with the MC male being a knight (such as the clash between physical vs magical strength with the mage)
It's kind of a bit of everything actually :) It will be expanded upon in future (hopefully!!) games with the same starting title and one day will end with the character going to heaven/hell/oblivion (haven't decided yet). I'm planning at each ending (bad, good, and best for all of the stories) for the player to choose to "relive" their life (maybe I should use a different term...it would take you back to the menu where you select your gender and occupation). Otherwise, if they choose not to "relive" their life, it would at least hint the next game's theme ^ ^ Sorry I probably should have specify in the prologue that the main character decides to be reborn instead of reliving their current life or is ready to go to heaven/hell/oblivion. Hope that helps!

As for the other characters, I'm actually avoiding anything that has to do with magic and supernatural to keep this a pretty down-to-earth story and not have to go into various explanations of "why couldn't he have just blown this up" or "why couldn't he use his magic" and etc...Hope that is an understandable situation~ Thank you for the suggestion though and hopefully in whichever direction the game goes, the story and characters will have good connections and tales to provide :)
Also I checked out the artists, their art is BEAUTIFUL. I'm so looking forward to the character designs and CGs (Oh and if possible, add lots of CGs *u*) Good luck!
I'm glad you are looking forward to the character designs and CGs ^ ^ I am really peculiar with art styles that fit my preference and it was definitely an adventure to find artists with similar art styles but I think this will definitely work out very well!

Thank you very much for your reply on this thread and let me know if you have anymore questions or comments ^ ^

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#5 Post by aeri » Tue Dec 06, 2016 3:48 am

Update:
Female!Thief x Knight story is at 85% completion for the planning stage (currently doing the backstories for the supporting characters involved on this route and will be readjusting bits and pieces of my very long synopsis for the game). Character design for the female!thief is underway that I will be giving to the character sprite artist soon :)

Staff listing has been completed for some time now but in case people didn't notice and had visited this thread before!

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#6 Post by aeri » Sat Dec 17, 2016 6:09 pm

12/17/16 update
• Staff listing up to date
• Female MC's name revealed as well as concept art for her thief route
• Added additional question at the end of post

• Backstory of knight and two supporting characters within the thief!Vanna (female!MC) route at 95%

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#7 Post by CosmicFan » Tue Jan 03, 2017 11:55 pm

Which story summary is the least interesting to you?

Female MC as a tavern chef romancing the composer. I'm mainly invested on the BxB routes and this one seemed like the least fleshed out GXB route.

Would you like to have the option to purchase this game as an otome edition or BL edition?

Yes, I would very much like this.

What merchandise would you purchase (and are likely to) with this game?

Keychain definitely.

If posters were offered, what sizes would you prefer?

I think the smallest size with glossy paper would be best.

Would you be interested in reading short stories of both main and supporting characters' backstories before the game's release?

As long as they don't distract from the development of the game itself, why not?

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#8 Post by aeri » Thu Jan 05, 2017 2:13 am

CosmicFan wrote:Which story summary is the least interesting to you?

Female MC as a tavern chef romancing the composer. I'm mainly invested on the BxB routes and this one seemed like the least fleshed out GXB route.

Would you like to have the option to purchase this game as an otome edition or BL edition?

Yes, I would very much like this.

What merchandise would you purchase (and are likely to) with this game?

Keychain definitely.

If posters were offered, what sizes would you prefer?

I think the smallest size with glossy paper would be best.

Would you be interested in reading short stories of both main and supporting characters' backstories before the game's release?

As long as they don't distract from the development of the game itself, why not?

Thank you for your feedback :)

I definitely will polish up the story and update the summaries as I continue to develop each route (and the short stories will only be worked on if there is extra time at the tail-end of the game development...wanted to see how much interest there might be~).

I hope you will continue to stick around to see the progress overtime~ (Woohoo, BL fan <3 !!)

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#9 Post by aeri » Tue Jan 10, 2017 1:12 am

01/09/17 update
• Knight sprite art (colored sketch) added

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#10 Post by CosmicFan » Tue Jan 10, 2017 8:12 am

Knight is looking g.o.o.d!

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#11 Post by aeri » Sun Jan 15, 2017 1:37 am

Thank you cosmicfan for the feedback ^ ^

01/15/17 update
• Added blacksmith colored sketch from the sprite artist

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#12 Post by aeri » Sun Jan 22, 2017 10:29 pm

01/22/17 Update
• Female!MC's thief art to the colored sketch by SoleilRune (sprite artist), staff listing up to date

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#13 Post by LadyOfGatsby » Mon Jan 30, 2017 8:26 pm

Damn this is so cute can't wait for more!
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#14 Post by aeri » Tue Feb 21, 2017 1:20 am

02/21/17 Update
• Updated female!MC's thief character card to finalized sprite art with brief personality summary, story summary for F!thief x knight updated

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#15 Post by aeri » Sat Feb 25, 2017 9:55 pm

02/26/17 Update
• Background Preview section created with "inside the prison cell (night)" available for view

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