In lieu of Otomate Party, Otomate premiered a special program on their YouTube channel this year. This post will serve as a quick round-up of all the titles introduced!
「 5 minutes till the clock strikes twelve.
Now, Cinderella. It’s time you woke up from your curse —— 」
Cendrillon palikA (サンドリヨンパリカ), announced at Otomate Party 2017, is a Nintendo Switch game slated for a 2018 release.
|ARTIST Suzushiro Karin (Norn9 FDs)
DIRECTOR Koijuuri (?)
WRITER Sasaki Maro (sub-writer for Trigger Kiss, Yuukyuu no Tierblade, Yunohana SpRING!)
CharadeManiacs (シャレードマニアクス), announced at Otomate Party 2017, is a PS Vita game slated for a 2018 release.
ARTIST Teita (Juuza Engi, NORN9, Hyakka Hyakurou)
DIRECTOR Saitou Asami (???)
WRITER Amemiya Uta (sub-writer for Psychedelica series, Ayakashi Gohan, Kenka Banchou Otome)
MUSIC TOKYO LOGIC
「 Once the book is completed, what awaits you is —— 」
Library Cross ∞ (ライブラリークロスインフィニット) is a mobile game in development by Otomate in collaboration with Wright Flyer Studios, and is slated for a 2017 release. In addition to the game’s original characters, characters and the worlds from 5 of Otomate’s previous games will also be making an appearance. (Hakuouki, AMNESIA, NORN9, Moujuu-tsukai to Ohime-sama, Yunohana SpRING!)
Character designs are by miko (Code:Realize), RiRi (Binary Star,Yunohana SpRING!)), and 藤 理ト (no clue who is this lmao sorry!!!!).
「 I want a future where I can be with you —— 」
Hana Oboro ~Sengonku-den Ranki~ (花朧 〜戦国伝乱奇〜) was recently announced by Otomate and is slated for a 2016 release!! The director is Kizaki Hana, while the main scenario writers are Wakamiya Tasuku, Natsuno Kei, and Yoshimura Ririka. Art is by Ashika Nozomu.
「 This is the story of a gentle love hidden beneath destruction. 」
Haitaka no Psychedelica (lit. Psychedelica of the Ash-grey Eagle・灰鷹のサイケデリカ) is the sequel to Kokuchou no Psychedelica, and will be released sometime in 2016!! It’s by the same staff who made first game, including the same artist, Yuiga Satoru. The official site describes it as a ‘phantasmagoric adventure.’ Though it’s a sequel, the staff have confirmed that you don’t have to play the first game to understand this game.^-^
edit (03/30) — new characters (hugh/lawrence/elric) added!!
「 All is connected to rebirth…… 」
COLLAR x MALICE (カラー x マリス) is one of Otomate’s upcoming games for the PS Vita to be released on July 28th!! The game will be directed by Motegi Aya, the director of Binary Star, and the producer is Shima Reiko, who directed Clock Zero — the art is by the lovely Hanamura Mai!! (who did the art for AMNESIA) I know I briefly introduced this in my other Otomate post, but there was a lot of information included in this month’s B’s Log so here I am~ \o/
Edit (09/10) – updated with ‘world’ section
Edit (10/20) – updated with cast
「 If God were to exist in this world, I would only have a single wish.
I want to be reborn, with him. 」
‘If God Were to Exist in This World‘ (もし、この世界に神様がいるとするならば。Moshi, Kono Sekai ni Kamisama ga Iru to Suru Naraba) or ‘MoshiKami’, is Rejet’s new game for the PS Vita, and will be released on February 25th, 2016!! The art is by Wakatsuki, and the music is by Procyon Studio.