How to shop at DLsite

This page provides information about how to purchase products at DLsite English.

About DLsite

DLsite is one of the largest online shops dedicated to otaku in Japan. We offer over 100,000 doujin/indie games and other contents. All of our products are digital and available for download across the world, for your enjoyment any time, any place on any PC or smart mobile device. DLsite is a pay-per-product system with free membership and no fees. You only spend money when you purchase a product and directly support the creator.

DLsite English is the English version of DLsite and is divided into two sections.

DLsite for All Ages
G-rated doujin/indie manga, games and software
DLsite Ecchi
Doujin/indie manga, games and software for adults

About Payment Methods

You can choose payment by credit card or PayPal.
(PayPal is available for G-rated items only.)

Payments methods Card brands G-rated Adults
Credit card Yes Yes
PayPal Yes No

Find Products

1.Search
Full-text search
2.Ranking
Ranking by number of downloads
3.Releases
List of new titles by date
4.Upcoming
List of upcoming products
5.Circle
List of creators

How to Make Payment

1. Product page

Click the [ Add to cart ] button of the product you wish to purchase.
The button will switch to [ Already in cart ] to indicate it was added.

Go to the cart page when you are ready to purchase.

2. Shopping cart

Make sure the item(s) and total charge are correct.
After confirmation, choose the payment by credit card or PayPal.

3. Preview your order

After confirmation, click the [ Checkout ] button.
Click the [ Back ] button to make a changes or corrections.

4. Payment

Payment by credit card

You will be redirected to an external webpage ( ECONTEXT ).
Enter your card information. After confirmation, click the [ Submit ] button.

The charging process may take a while. Please wait until you are automatically redirected to a new page.

When the payment is confirmed, you will be redirected to the product download page. Also, a purchase confirmation email will be sent to your email address when the payment is completed.

Payment by PayPal

You will be redirected to an external webpage ( PayPal ).
Log in to your PayPal account to make payment.

When the payment is confirmed, you will be redirected to the product download page.
Also, a purchase confirmation email will be sent to your email address when the payment is completed.

5. Download items

The list of purchased items will display. Click the [ Download ] button to download the files.
All files are compressed; you need to extract them first.

Notice

  • All products are CENSORED in accordance with Japanese law.
  • All products are in JAPANESE only unless otherwise stated.
  • You may need to install Japanese language support on your PC to view games in Japanese.
  • DLsite does not provide products by mail order.
  • Our main products are commercially-unavailable doujin works. All products are commissioned directly by the authors. Copy, transfer, upload, and sharing of the contents on DLsite are strictly prohibited.
  • DLsite does not guarantee nor is DLsite liable for the appropriateness of viewing, purchasing or owning a product or its contents in your region. Please shop with DLsite at your own risk.
  • Please read and agree to the [ User Agreement ] before using our website.

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