There’s been no shortage of quality otome visual novels coming out in English thanks to a few reliable publishers, including Idea Factory International. Next up for the Hakuoki series is Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms, which is coming to North America and Europe in spring 2018.   Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms will... Read more
"Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds" Screens Introduce Three More Bachelors
Idea Factory International is bringing Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds to PS Vita in the west next month, and in the meantime we have a fresh batch of screens to introduce three new bachelors. This batch throws Ryouma Sakamoto, Kazue Souma, and Hachiro Iba into the mix, so check ’em out... Read more
"Hakuoki: Shinkai – Fuukaden" Hits PlayStation 4 in Japan on July 13
Last month Idea Factory’s otome label Otomate revealed plans to make the leap to PlayStation 4 with the help of Hakuoki: Shinkai – Fuukaden. Now we have a release date via listings found on AmiAmi, Media World, and Happinet Online, setting the PS4 entry in the series for a... Read more
"Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds" Gets an Online-Exclusive Limited Edition
Good news for collectors who are looking forward to the upcoming PS Vita release of Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds: Idea Factory International has a special version on the way. Available exclusively on the North American and European* online stores, The $72.99 Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds Limited Edition goes up for pre-order... Read more
"Hakuoki" Boys to Make PS4 Debut in "Hakuoki: Shinkai – Fuukaden"
Idea Factory’s otome label Otomate is finally making the leap to PS4, and it’s doing so with the help of the hot boyz of Hakuoki. The next game in the series, Hakuoki: Shinkai – Fuukaden is currently in the works for Sony’s home console, and they’re hoping this will... Read more
"Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds" Dated for North America and Europe
Idea Factory International previously announced a spring 2017 launch for Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds, and now the remastered visual novel has concrete release dates. It’s coming to PS Vita along with new characters, episodes, and love interests in North America on May 16, followed by Europe on May 19.  ... Read more
"Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds" Screenshots Show Off Some Pretty Boys
Idea Factory International is localizing the remastered Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds visual novel for a spring release on PS Vita, and the first set of English screenshots arrived earlier today. This set starts off with an introduction to the game’s heroine, Chizuru, followed by two of the twelve bachelors, Hijikata... Read more
Remastered "Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds" Game Announced for the West
Idea Factory International had a third acquisition to announce after Mary Skelter and Dark Rose Valkyrie. Closing out the major announcements is Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds, a remastered Hakuoki visual novel that’s coming to PS Vita in the west in spring 2017.    Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds will feature Japanese audio... Read more