Sakura Con 2016 Announcements!

In Announcements, Conventions by Sekai Project

 

Live panel reveals three new titles and new manga to be serialized

LOS ANGELES – March 25, 2016 – Sekai Project, a rising publisher and licenser of Japanese new media and electronic entertainment today announced, during their live panel at Sakura-Con, the unveiling of three new titles being added to their growing roster of games and visual novels. Joining the announcement, an all-new serialized manga publication is among the newly revealed titles. A list of the all titles being announced this weekend at Sakura-Con in Seattle, WA can be found below.

Maitetsu
Development: Lose
Trailer: https://youtu.be/lTRUvjgjFPQ
Website: http://sekaiproject.com/products/maitetsu

Maitetsu takes place in an alternate reality in Japan, where railroads were the most popular form of travel and transportation. But the difference with these railways is that the trains were paired up with humanoid modules called “Railords.” Due to a popular new form of travel, the railroads were practically forgotten about and eventually, railways were discontinued.Players will assume the role of Sotetsu, a recent high school graduate who, shortly after entering University, decides to return to his adoptive hometown to save it from water pollution caused by the proliferation of factories. By chance, Sotetsu reawakens “Hachiroku,” a recently decommissioned Railord. He becomes her owner and decides to assist her in finding her missing locomotive, the “8620,” while attempting to save his hometown in the process.

COMPANION
Developer: Narrator
Trailer: https://youtu.be/7hqMdqqnN28
The Companion Star Project is a term from the distant past. With the planet’s population rate spiraling out of control and showing no sign of slowing down a small planet was painfully relocated to orbit around the Earth for pioneers to terraform and emigrate to.
Those who stayed behind eventually lost control over the companion star after bloody wars and devastating plagues broke out.Many years have passed and the companion star, now no longer in orbit, will soon bring about the inevitable destruction of Earth.Those who know about Earth’s impending doom attempted to build shelters, but they did not want the surface world to descend into chaos, so they selfishly took their secret with them underground.

One man who knows about the end decides to live lavishly…and a girl who will turn his life upside down…their story begins when she steps underneath his umbrella.

*English logo pending
Still, I Miss Her
Developer: Applemint
Trailer: https://youtu.be/VBprgHu3Fdg

Still, I Miss Her is a dramatic visual novel about boy who has to overcome the odds to save the love of his life.The antagonist “Jin-Tae” has been seducing girls (include your lover) through the use of an illegal drug. But with help of a mysterious girl, Sin-Ah, you may be able to bring Jin-Tae to justice and get back your lost love.

Sakura Spirit: The Manga

Featuring art by Suzunone Rena, this upcoming manga based off of Winged Cloud’s hit visual novel, Sakura Spirit will begin serialization in Dengeki Hime, and will feature a simultaneous release in the United States. More information on Sakura Spirit: The Manga to be delivered soon.