Kodoani.com – Shiravune Company announced on Thursday that it has licensed the visual novel White Album by Leaf and will release it this year as White Album: Memories like Falling Snow in English and Chinese. The specific release will be the 2010 remake Tsuzurareru Fuyu no Omoide.
In the game, the player will take on the role of Toya Fujii, a university student who is in a relationship with Yuki Morikawa, a dignified girl who is also a rapidly popular idol. While they try to mend their relationship, Yuki’s work schedule leaves her with less and less time to go to school and see Toya, causing them to drift apart. The player can try to maintain their relationship with Yuki or pursue a relationship with the other heroines: Rina Ogata, Yuki’s close friend and rival idol; Misaki Sawakura, a writer and high school friend of Toya and Yuki; Haruka Kawashima, an introverted burly girl after her brother’s death; Mana Mizuki, a rebellious high school girl Toya tutors; or Sayoko Kisaragi, a newly debuted solo idol.
Leaf released the White Album in 1998, and it remains one of the company’s most popular and iconic games, praised at the time for its somber tone, vocals, characters, and more. older and well-recognized as well as the subject of infidelity. The 2010 remake added new art, voice acting (especially with Aya Hirano as Yuki and Nana Mizuki as Rina), new songs, and the addition of Sayoko as the female lead. The game was adapted for a television anime in 2009.
Leaf and its parent company AQUAPLUS later released White Album 2 as a two-part visual novel in 2010 and 2011. Although not directly related to the first title, it retained its musical theme and theme. unfaithfulness of the original, with new characters and new staff. (notably with Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend main screenwriter Fumiaki Maruto). White Album 2’s first visual novel also inspired its own television anime adaptation in 2013.