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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2013, 03:06:24 AM »
Good news. Haven't played that one myself, but I have heard many good things. Chaos;Head was an interesting (if unusual) play, so I have high hopes for this one.



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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #2 on: July 06, 2013, 04:01:53 AM »
Damn, why didn't I go to that panel.  Would have loved to see the crowd's reaction.  Instead I was at this stand-up comedy thing that wasn't even that good...

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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #3 on: July 06, 2013, 04:51:39 PM »
I'm a bit worried that they might charge a lot (not too much, more like $50, but that's still more than I'm personally willing to pay for a story I'm already familiar with to some degree). Otherwise, I'm excited by this news. I'm not a big VN fan, but this seems interesting enough that I'd be willing to give it a go.

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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2013, 05:15:58 PM »
I just hope that JAST USA offers a playable demo.  What bugged me a lot was that there was no playable demo for Aselia: The Eternal and in this day and age of downloadable demos on consoles as well as PC/MAC/tablet, the lack of a demo is an oversight. 
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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2013, 05:39:02 PM »
I'll be purchasing this. Yes siree.

Kevadu

Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #6 on: September 21, 2013, 01:31:16 AM »
Preorders are up!  Either download-only or a limited edition box (that also includes a download code).

Oddly enough, they still don't have an exact release date despite taking preorders...

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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #7 on: September 21, 2013, 01:38:46 AM »
Preorders are up!  Either download-only or a limited edition box (that also includes a download code).

Oddly enough, they still don't have an exact release date despite taking preorders...

They're notorious for releasing games ages after the dated they first announced. So perhaps they're pre-empting that?



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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #8 on: February 15, 2014, 04:52:33 AM »
So they have an actual release date now: March 31st.

Cyril

Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #9 on: February 15, 2014, 05:10:09 AM »
I pre-ordered the special edition about a month ago.  I actually haven't read it yet, or watched the anime, because I've been waiting for this.

The end of March seems like an okay time for my gaming schedule, at least.

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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #10 on: February 22, 2014, 05:07:09 PM »
I read the fan tl well before they announced this and have no interest in buying it for myself. However, I have bought 3 or so limited editions fro various friends. Highly recommend buying it for the fan book. Also, Jast has been hinting at a Steam release now. Wouldn't be shocked to see it announced for Steam in the next couple weeks.

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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #11 on: March 31, 2014, 07:15:38 PM »
It's out!

Well, technically only the download version, they haven't sent my physical CE yet. 

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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #12 on: March 31, 2014, 07:41:37 PM »
But butt...the website says it's out April 30th...weird.

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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #13 on: March 31, 2014, 07:44:40 PM »
Eh, I don't know, they sent me the digital key, I used it, and it works.  Maybe they mean the physical version as April 30th?

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Re: JAST USA Licenses Steins;Gate Visual Novel in N. America
« Reply #14 on: March 31, 2014, 07:54:43 PM »
But butt...the website says it's out April 30th...weird.

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