Speed Round: Potential Higurashi Re-Translation, Two Patches Coming Out Soon, Guitar Tab, and more!

Hey everybody, Tay here.  It’s been a very busy few weeks.  We’ve missed a bunch of news, but here’s a few stories that we hope you’ll find interesting.




Higurashi When They Cry: Potential Re-translation

Following the news that MangaGamer’s Higurashi was successfully Greenlit on Steam, the company revealed that a potential retranslation of the game is possible.  In an interview with VNTLS, Kouryuu was quoted as saying,

“The potential sales a Steam release means has given us an opportunity to consider updating the translation. We’re currently looking at our schedule to see if such a vast revision is feasible, but it is something we would strongly like to do before this new release.”




Shinigami no Kiss wa Wakare no Aji: Final QC In Progress!

According to the Kohaku Translations team’s blog, the project has entered the final QC phase and is approaching release.  Still no ETA, due to real-life constraints on team members, but we’re getting close!

VNDB: Shinigami no Kiss wa Wakare no Aji

Kohaku Translations: Website




 Monster Girl Quest – Part 3

 Rogue Translations has announced that the next patch for Monster Girl Quest, Part 3 will be released this Friday (October 4th).  On the blog post, they reported that roughly 61% of the game is translated.  A full breakdown is provided in that post.

VNDB: Monmusu Quest! Shuushou ~Makereba Youjo ni Okasareru~

Rogue Translations:  Blog




Reddit OELVN Announcement

A year ago, user  TonyTwoFingers put out a call for like-minded people to band together and make a visual novel.  Today, the group came forward with an announcement for an original OELVN entitled, “The Human Reignition Project”.  The group’s website offers a few more details,  and offers a submission system for qualified folks to join their team.  For interested parties:

“Notable members include reddit’s Artist_Apprentice on sprites and Lemma Soft Forums’ Badriel on backgrounds.”

Project Website: Announcement

Project Website: Apply to join their team



Last One: Attention Guitar-Playing Rewrite Fans!

Some awesome human being has put together a tab version of “CANOE”, the ending song of Rewrite.  Tab follows the song’s vocals.

Reddit: Announcement Get the tab here

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