People who came to VNs through DDLC may have been hoping to find something similar in this free offering, but all they’ll find is a badly-written attempt at edginess that leaves a bad aftertaste.
Title: Her Lie I Tried To Believe
Developer: Hangover Cat Purrroduction
Playtime: 1.5 hours
Get Her Lie I Tried To Believe here on Steam.
This game has been gaining a fair amount of attention, perhaps because of Doki Doki Literature Club (which I still need to review), so I thought I’d give it a try. I kind of wish I hadn’t.
Firstly, the writing is bad, bad, bad. I’m not sure if the writer is a non-native speaker, but the English often reads very awkwardly, with lots of strange turns of phrase, misused words, and grammatical errors. If you are writing fiction, you need to have a good enough command of the language you’re writing in to be able to convey what you