The team at international visual novel publisher Sekai Project were at Anime Weekend Atlanta 2015 this weekend, where they announced a set of six new visual and kinetic novel licences for release internationally at a later date. These licenses include a brand new original IP from Sekai Project, alongside some interesting works from Japanese studios.
Information on all six titles can be found below.
Japanese High School Life
Original IP from Sekai Project
You’re a foreign exchange student who is filled with anxiety and excitement as your dream of living in Japan is finally becoming a reality! Get ready to meet the diligent and good-natured girls that will be spending a majority of your time with you. It is going to be one crazy-fun year!
Wagamama High Spec
Madosoft’s latest project coming out spring 2016 is WAGAMAMA HIGHSPEC. You’re a romantic comedy manga author and one day due to an unexpected turn of events. The student council president Rokuonji Kaoruko discovers his secret. However she’s the manga’s artist….She promises to keep it a secret and in exchange he joins the student council.
Oriibu Village… that was the name of this town, as well as this world. This otherworldly town has a nostalgic, retro-like flavor. For ages, it has prospered, and continues to prosper without end. Every corner of the place is bustling with people, and warmth. It is both old-fashioned, yet refreshingly new.
Neither magic nor spells exist here, but there is an aura of mystique. How long has it been since I, Yumesaki Haruki, have come to this world?
It feels like it’s been a few days. But it also feels like it’s been over a year. There is the passing of the day into night, back into day. However, you don’t feel the passage of time beyond that. The flowers that have once blossomed continue to stay in full bloom.
Developed by Alienworks, Highway Blossoms is a short yuri story set in the American Midwest. After an old gold rush miner’s journal is discovered, a nationwide craze begins as would-be prospectors try to solve the cryptic clues it contains and discover the miner’s hidden treasure. Amber, couldn’t care less. Wandering the Midwest in an inherited motorhome, she mourns the loss of her grandfather, totally unaware of the hunt taking place around her. It’s not until she meets Marina, a young hitchhiker wandering through the deserts of New Mexico, that things start to look up.
The Orchard of Stray Sheep
Yamada Ichirou, a negative, self-proclaimed piece of trash, finds himself appointed as a teacher of an innocent and naive girl, Casserole. What secrets await him at this small, secluded island academy?
Yume no Sono
Running away from the insanity of their own worlds, Iris Stella Marinari, and Tomii Reika always took refuge within their dreams. Stranded by the waves of time, they meet each other at the outskirts of the ghost town of Sumaq Urqu, the legendary City of the Lost Ones.
It has been said that one cannot cross the dream passage to Sumaq Urqu alone, so Iris and Reika must venture together into this mysterious city. Along the way the two will attempt to find the truth behind the disappearance of Reika’s mother and may also uncover horrors that have been sealed away by The Architect, the entity in control of Sumaq Urqu.