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Pickup!Foxeye's best game yet!

Feb/26/2013   By CaliburnReviewer Rank: Top 50

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English Ver. BLUE PORT J - Summer Sky Prelude
FoxEye
$18.43 / 2,052 JPY | 190pt (Point 10%)
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Dive into the beautiful blue waters and explore the 3D island au naturale. Full 3D ADV game + HD illustrations + accessories
Doujin GameAdventureExecutable Filewith Voicewith Music3D artworkwith Trial VersionProtected
  • Release: Apr/18/2012
  • DL: 199
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Expecting another great game from Foxeye after watching the clip from the demo, I moved in and bought this game and it surely met and exceeded my expectations.

The environments in this game look beautiful. Foxeye did a really good job here, as it makes swimming around in the game so much more relaxing and fun.

The texts and dialogues have been translated quite well. You can understand the story, tasks and hints to puzzles perfectly fine.

The controls of this game worked with me just fine. You can swim around freely without any restraints and explore the various places this game has to offer. It's playable with a gamepad but it's quite easy to get the controls down with just a keyboard as well.

The gallery "Only Summer" which comes with this game provides 12 great looking pictures, adding a nice bit of artwork and value to this game.

If you are unsure whether you should get this or not, watch the demo video to this game to see what it looks like and how it works. If you have an underwater/drowning fetish though, then this great game is definitely a must-buy for you!

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Pickup!Once you go bird, nothing's absurd.

Feb/19/2013   By Tikka-san

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English Ver. Hatoful Boyfriend -Hatoful complete edition-
MIST[PSI]PRESS
$3.88 / 432 JPY | 40pt (Point 10%)
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The full version of the world's greatest pigeon dating visual novel, in English.
Doujin GameAdventureExecutable FileGirlsOtome Game
  • Release: Feb/15/2012
  • DL: 7255
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When I picked up this game, it was out of sheer novelty. What's the harm in a bit of silly fluff, right?

Wrong. I thought I would be spending my time laughing my head off at a completely absurd spoof game. Instead I became completely wrapped up in the story so completely I could not help but take it seriously at all times.

The amount of depth in this game is incredible.
Every detail has a place and will eventually make sense if you really think about it. This has some of the most incredible and thorough writing I have come across in a dating-sim period. This, from a dating-sim... about birds.

I laughed, cried, smiled, raged, bawwed, and clutched my pillow in sheer-terror (this is not an exaggeration). A full range of emotions that I would be hard-pressed to squeeze out of a $60 video game... in a $5 one about birds!

You have no idea what you are in for. I will never look at birds in the same way again.

Most definitely the best $5 I have ever spent on a game. Most definitely worth much more than that.

I will absolutely be picking up the next one.
This game has turned me from a skeptic into a believer. I hope that the writer of this game continues to produce more quality works like this one.

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well..

Feb/14/2013   By kikuri

1 user(s) found this review helpful.

English Ver. Hatoful Boyfriend -Hatoful complete edition-
MIST[PSI]PRESS
$3.88 / 432 JPY | 40pt (Point 10%)
Point 10%
The full version of the world's greatest pigeon dating visual novel, in English.
Doujin GameAdventureExecutable FileGirlsOtome Game
  • Release: Feb/15/2012
  • DL: 7255
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this visual novel was like a storm story. because every route, has different story genre. Upon playing one route it was about friendship, and then other route suddenly became thriller story, ghost story, secret agent story, murder story, adventure story etc.
But yes, the jokes are funny and I had to apologize my roommate for laughing to hard (perhaps)
overall its a very sweet work worth trying
oh, and there's a bonus story that's very exciting!

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More than you'd expect

Feb/14/2013   By Inktrap

1 user(s) found this review helpful.

English Ver. Hatoful Boyfriend -Hatoful complete edition-
MIST[PSI]PRESS
$3.88 / 432 JPY | 40pt (Point 10%)
Point 10%
The full version of the world's greatest pigeon dating visual novel, in English.
Doujin GameAdventureExecutable FileGirlsOtome Game
  • Release: Feb/15/2012
  • DL: 7255
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I want to know who told me this was a funny game about dating birds, because it isn't! Well... not only. It's a heartwrenching story that will make you laugh and cry, and search for a 100% completion, even if you aren't the type who usually tries all routes in a dating sim. You'll be tempted to pursue everyone to reveal the truth about this highly addictive and replayable game. The best 420 yen I've ever spent!

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Worth the money!

Feb/05/2013   By BobbyBear

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Pose Art Materials No.1
WaterBridge
$6.79 / 756 JPY | 70pt (Point 10%)
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Royalty-free. Hairstyles x 7, Outfits x 8, Eyes x 18, Facial expressions x 34. Includes PSDs.
Doujin SoftwareCG CollectionImage File
  • Release: Jan/18/2013
  • DL: 6
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I was shocked at how customizable this set really is. The character looks great, and while there is only one body pose, the number of outfits, faces, eye colors and hair choices make this a must have! It also helps that the character looks great, and blends in well with other character packs. Probably the best eight dollars I've spent in a long time. If you are like me (not much of an artist) and need a good character pack, get this one.

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Pickup!Collte's Spoon Devil

Feb/04/2013   By penintheeye

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English Ver. Collte's Spoon Devil
Q[keu] Handmade Games
$9.70 / 1,080 JPY | 100pt (Point 10%)
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2D Combi Action Game! 7 stages of blazing fast teamwork gameplay!
Doujin GameActionExecutable Filewith Musicwith Trial Version
  • Release: May/02/2011
  • DL: 4
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It is so interactive and fun.
I would definitely recommend this game for those who like 2D Action. You need to use the mouse/keyboard controls, the keyboard to control Collte, and mouse to control Spoon Devil and that's very interesting. The graphics are good and the game is challenging. You have to be fast and you need good strategy to survive rounds of colorful sprite bombardment.
Try and you will be pleased.

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Pickup!Pleasant Surprise

Jan/30/2013   By Katie

3 user(s) found this review helpful.

Hypnotic Audio - Kareshi Cleans Your Ears, Lulls You To Sleep
HypnoLife
$5.82 / 648 JPY | 60pt (Point 10%)
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Enjoy the very soothing, lullaby whisper of your gentle boyfriend as he tends to your ears. (CV: Zero)
Doujin SoftwareVoiceMP3 FileGirlswith Voicewith Trial Version
  • Release: Nov/03/2012
  • DL: 21
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I almost feel guilty admitting how often I listen to this piece… I feel spoiled after listening to this circle’s work and nothing else seems to satisfy me! The audio quality is phenomenal--that damn 3D mic! The voice acting is also very professional and comfortable. I think this specific voice actor will most definitely and gently lull you to sleep. However, if you’re like me, you’ll be rolling around in bed at 3 am before passing out via a combination blood loss, seizures, and cardiac arrest when you realize someone is thoroughly licking oil off of your body.

(Correct me if I’m wrong... I dare you.)

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A great challenge

Jan/28/2013   By Mr L

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English Ver. Barely Breakout! Underwater ReMix
FoxEye
$6.79 / 756 JPY | 70pt (Point 10%)
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An exciting, powered up block-breaking game that will need all your skills (and tons of boosted items) to blast away the outfits of 3 heroines!
Doujin GamePuzzleExecutable Filewith Musicwith Trial VersionProtected
  • Release: Aug/17/2012
  • DL: 91
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The controls of this game are arcade and nostalgic with a few modern touches. To add to this, the portraits that are unlocked are interesting to those who are underwater fans. The graphics are great and the puzzles are challenging and there are plenty of things to make it harder. My final opinion, if you are an underwater fan and you wish for a challenging anime puzzle game, then I suggest you take this game in great consideration.

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Fantastic Birds

Jan/17/2013   By coreyisafish

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English Ver. Hatoful Boyfriend Holiday Star
MIST[PSI]PRESS
$3.88 / 432 JPY | 40pt (Point 10%)
Point 10%
The second work in the series of Hatoful Boyfriend, a great pigeon dating sim!
Doujin GameDigital NovelExecutable FileGirlswith Music
  • Release: Dec/25/2012
  • DL: 2657
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I really enjoyed the flow of the story and the designs of the characters after playing the first one so moving on to the sequel was an obvious choice.
I didn't expect it to be nearly as good but I was wrong.
This is fantastic. The jokes are amusing, the characters are almost all familiar from the first game.
There are fewer story lines than the last game but that's fine because the jokes and even just the dialogue makes up for it.
I believe the game is completely worth the price.

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Pickup!A little unbelieavble (in a good & bad way)

Jan/16/2013   By Eiko

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English Ver. Hatoful Boyfriend -Hatoful complete edition-
MIST[PSI]PRESS
$3.88 / 432 JPY | 40pt (Point 10%)
Point 10%
The full version of the world's greatest pigeon dating visual novel, in English.
Doujin GameAdventureExecutable FileGirlsOtome Game
  • Release: Feb/15/2012
  • DL: 7255
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You guys had no idea how hard I laughed during the introductory stage of the game. Seriously. But after awhile, you get used to the characters and your brain would somehow replace the birds with the human imagery of the characters, I don't how how, weird but true.

I couldn't expect a longer game of like 9 chapters like Hakuouki's Hijikata's route, but to me, this Otome game is worth a go. Wish it could be slightly longer, really, and show like their reunion or end story or epilogue, but sadly there wasn't. I can't complain, it was a decent game nonetheless.

The flow of the story is fairly simple, I won't spoil for you guys.

I was very very very skeptical about buying this game, and I still am wondering if I had somehow made the wrong choice, in buying this. The game's route is NOT SO STRAIGHTFORWARD, the branching is quite complicated to me, it ain't as clear cut as the choices you make really affects the others (except for elective classes), so a little bit shocked by that.

I am still laughing at some of the parts of the game, it is so hilarious, and a very mild typical teenage setting.

It's not like every other Otome game where every single guy falls and fawns over you like you're the only girl in the universe no, so it has that bonus, for a realistic set up, which is what I love, because you have to earn their attention.

Keep up the good work!

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