50 Best Visual-novel games

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The best 50 Visual-novel games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), PS4 (Playstation 4), PS5 (Playstation 5), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS, Linux and 3DS. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are The Little Red Lie released the 6 April 2021 and ranked #19, MazM: The Phantom of the Opera released the 25 March 2021 and ranked #48, Escape ee released the 20 March 2021 and ranked #8.

27# Harmony - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game Harmony
Screenshot of the video game Harmony
Screenshot of the video game Harmony

Play with gravity and discover the extravagant properties of these colourful cubes that fill the levels. Go further and further in mastering your formidable powers and learn as you go. HARMONY is a unique game, with a unique experience, discover it now!

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28# The Life and Suffering of Sir Brante - 2020

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A narrative-driven hardcore RPG set in a gritty world where the gods are real. Set out on a challenging lifetime journey, where every choice you make has a price to pay and consequence to it. Will you become an inquisitor, a judge, or conspire against the old order? Dare to decide!

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31# G-senjou no Maou - The Devil on G-String - 2015

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You play as Azai Kyousuke, the son of an infamous gangster. Kyousuke knows what he likes and lets nothing stand in his way in getting what he wants. Referred to as God by his classmates, he often enjoys listening to Bach and "working" part time for his stepfather.

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32# Root Double -Before Crime After Days- Xtend Edition - 2016

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Rescue squad captain Watase Kasasagi wakes up without his memories in the middle of his most critical mission yet-- a nuclear meltdown at a research facility. In an unfamiliar place and without his years of training, he must rescue the survivors and escape...

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33# Clannad - 2015

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From the world renowned visual novel studio Key, the highly rated story of CLANNAD is now available on Steam! Improved visuals, achievement integration, and Dangopedia make this the best version of CLANNAD to date.

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34# We Know the Devil - 2016

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WE KNOW THE DEVIL is a visual novel about teens reluctantly fighting the devil at summer camp. Follow meangirl Neptune, tomboy Jupiter, and shy shy Venus as they get to know each other--but one always gets left out.

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35# OPUS: The Day We Found Earth - 2015

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Dive into the boundless galaxy and embark on an emotional adventure! Help little robot Emeth to fulfill a century-old promise by finding Earth in order to save Mankind—so step into the spaceship, operate a deep space telescope, and find out what’s out there in the unknown.

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37# Miss Fisher and the Deathly Maze - 2017

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Episode 1 and 2 of the award winning murder mystery, visual novel adventure in which you become the Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher, the glamorous and stylish detective!

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38# What Comes After - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game What Comes After
Screenshot of the video game What Comes After
Screenshot of the video game What Comes After

What Comes After is a side-scrolling adventure and a short heartwarming story about learning how to love yourself. Help Vivi in her journey on the train to the afterlife and back.

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40# NEKOPARA Vol. 1 - 2014

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What's NEKOPARA? Why, it's a cat paradise! Kashou Minaduki, the son of a long line of Japanese confection makers moved out to open his own shop "La Soleil" as a patisserie.

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41# Detective Story - 2021

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Detective Story - is a simple quest game, with hardoce elements, where you play as a detective Harold. You look for clues, interview witnesses and collect everything to clear a crime.

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42# Corpse Party: Sweet Sachiko's Hysteric Birthday Bash - 2019

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Corpse Party: Sweet Sachiko’s Hysteric Birthday Bash is a different type of adventure in the Corpse Party series that stars the violent and murderous Sachiko Shinozaki, who has decided to invite her victims to Heavenly Host Elementary School to celebrate her birthday. However, this isn’t the type of party where the guests leave with a smile on their faces. Instead, Sachiko plans to force the students to participate in twisted games for her amusement. Will the students survive Sachiko’s celebration, or will they meet a Wrong End once again?

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43# My Aunt is a Witch - 2020

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'My Aunt is a Witch' is a Visual Novel full of adventures and quests in the world of magic where you have an incredible chance to become an apprentice of one of the most peculiar and charismatic witches.

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44# Astrologaster - 2019

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Astrologaster is an astrological comedy game in which you take the role of Simon Forman, Elizabethan Astrologer and doctor. Cast and interpret astrological charts to answer your patients' questions about political intrigues, romantic entanglements, deadly illnesses and missing spoons.

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45# NEKO-NIN exHeart 2 - 2018

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This is a Sequel to NEKO-NIN exHeart. Japan. From time immemorial, there are those who possess superhuman abilities. These beings who looked like a cross between man and beast are called Demi-Humans. They acted as Ninja and served those in power.

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46# Utawarerumono: Mask of Truth - 2016

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"The epic story of Utawarerumono comes to an end in Mask of Truth, as the fate of the world will be determined by warring nations. The game features exciting SRPG battles, a colorful cast of new/familiar faces that will determine the fate of their world, a rousing original soundtrack, and the dramatic conclusion to the journey of Haku. After the events of Mask of Deception, Haku is destined to rally the nation of Ennakamuy to fight against the evil forces that now control the Yamato throne. With everything on the line, Haku and his friends must do everything in their power to ensure that the future of Yamato triumphs over the true evil that lurks in the depth of the darkness."

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47# Azur Lane: Crosswave - 2020

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Choose from 25+ playable and 30+ support characters, including newcomers, Shimakaze and Suruga, to help lead your fleet to victory. Arm Your Armada Exchange blueprints to create new gear, convert materials into rare items, and earn rewards. Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

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50# Lily's Day Off - 2015

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Lily's Day Off is a visual novel, but not in the typical sense. As you progress in this game, your actions drastically change characters, story lines, and outcomes.

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