Most of us love to see our favorite stories come to life. Games which have such a story appeal to us more than ones which merely involve tasks. Therefore, visual novel games are popular among the masses.
Here are 8 of the best visual novel games for you to play:
The Walking Dead is a 5-part game series set in the same zombie universe as the main show. You will play as Lee Everett, a convicted criminal. He has a 2nd chance to redeem himself by protecting an orphaned girl named Clementine in this zombie world.
Tales from the Borderlands is a 5 part episodic game series, developed by the same developer of The Walking Dead above. At this point I think Telltale Games, the developer, is addict to making episodic game which always contain 5 parts.
Narcissu is a famous visual novel enjoyed by many. It is a story of a man and a woman, both diagnosed with a terminal disease. Play the game and assume the role of their characters. Follow their journey as they run away from the hospital and embark on an adventure.
If you wish to travel back to high school, then here is your chance. Set in Kazegaura, a suburb in Japan, If My Heart Had Wings is a story about high school students who are full of dream and passionate.The game is ported to many platforms, and Android is one. The game allows you to download the data and play it offline, while the comment posting function can allow you to play the game and review the scenes simultaneously.
This game, while taking its inspiration from the visual novel, tends to deviate a bit from the plot. This is because it allows you to make decisions which, then, alter the plot as required. This game has over 16 endings to keep you hooked.
This game allows you to create your distinct ending, depending on the choices you make. Assume the role of a ninja and hide your real identity as you embark on a journey to unmask your fellow members to see who is a secret ninja.
This game involves a story of a character as he tries to understand the reason behind his friend’s mysterious death which is embedded in a game. Watch as your character unravels the mystery surrounding the death. Prepare to be addicted.
Games revolving around love stories are straightforward and fun. This game includes one such story of a teenage girl and boy. Assume the role of the kid and make decisions regarding your love life.
Kra wa Kanojo, an adaptation of a free visual novel originally developed for PC, is bound to keep you interested. You will play as Taichi, who just moved to a small village near Osaka. Watch as your character discovers shocking secrets about one of the two girls he meets in his school. This game is available in English and French.
My Friend Haruka is an interesting game as it has lots of plot twists and stories. Be a part of the story and watch as your character learns a lesson that changes his life forever. The crisp graphics and the entertaining music will accompany you till the end.