Wednesday, 10 August 2016

Miniature Garden Coming to the West!


August 3, 2016 - Independent game publisher Fruitbat Factory is proud to announce that the mystery visual novel Miniature Garden is headed for Steam and other distributors in English for the first time. Developed by MuzintouMiniature Garden tells the story of five students trapped at school on the night of a festival. Korie Riko from Lump of Sugar is behind Miniature Garden’s art, and the game boasts a great lineup or famous voice actors. 

Synopsis 
In the woods not far from the city lies a school called the 'Miniature Garden.' In keeping with the school's name, an original 'Miniature Festival' is held there every three years. 

There’s a rumor that an unnatural death will befall someone on the night of the festival. This year, as the sun sets, Yasunari and four other students find themselves trapped alone in the school on the night of the festival. 

Is it just a mistake, or could the rumors actually be true? 


Features 

  • A mystery story with multiple endings

  • Over 100 CGs and 300 character sprites

  • Character voices by leading voice actors

  • HD Widescreen resolution


English version of the opening song, “Miniature Garden”, performed by Kanade Nakoto (Lump of Sugar), can be seen on the Fruitbat Factory YouTube channel


Character Voices 

  • Tokui Sora (Love Live, Tantei Opera Milky Holmes) as Shibaya Sumika.

  • Hidaka Rina (Ro-Kyu-Bu!, Kantai Collection) as Komiya Rio.

  • Numakura Manami (Aikatsu, the IDOLM@STER) as Sakura Ayana.

  • Kakihara Tetsuya (Fairy Tail, Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann) as Orimoto Itsuki.


First screenshots are available on the game’s Steam page and homepage

Miniature Garden has singularly amazing staff behind it. The art should make fans of Japanese visual novels feel right at home, and an all-stars cast of voice actors has been gathered for the game - they have so many main roles in anime and games that it was a challenge to choose only a few to mention.” adds Jakke Elonen, Project Lead. 

Miniature Garden will be priced at $19.99 and is available for pre-order from the official Fruitbat Factory store with a -25% pre-order discount




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