Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

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Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby Aura » Tue Apr 19, 2011 1:22 pm

Status for April
Translation teams: 4 - 0 Everyone else

http://katawashoujo.blogspot.com/2011/0 ... ia-96.html

Before you ask, the book is exclusive to the event. Only way to get it is to attend and buy one from the guys.
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby PCJedi » Tue Apr 19, 2011 2:03 pm

Oh, awesome! Stuff looks really neat, looks like they did a real good job on it. Hope they can get into Summer Comiket, I too would be interested to see more doujin things in the future.
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby hasteroth » Tue Apr 19, 2011 3:53 pm

ok. I want this. Shame I don't live in Japan
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby Teclo » Tue Apr 19, 2011 3:57 pm

Aura wrote:Status for April
Before you ask, the book is exclusive to the event. Only way to get it is to attend and buy one from the guys.

Well thanks for telling us about it then. ;_;

Or maybe you're holding back some copies that you're going to put on ebay. Hmm... But this sounds cool, it's actually exciting for me even though I don't have anything to do with it (other than being a fan). Not happy with how Rin is barely visible on the booklet cover art but at least it's made up for by Shizune and her zettai ryouiki.
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby scott1and » Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:21 pm

My Bus pass doesn't go direct to Tokyo, so I doubt I'll make it. It would probably help if I lived in Japan or even owned a bus pass but that's just the hand life gave me, what makes it worse is that life actually gave me two and I still can't get there.
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby G3n0c1de » Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:33 pm

I like this post just for Shizune's glorious thigh highs.
It's a good thing Shizune is deaf, she is the only one who can stand (not) hearing "Wahaha~!" over and over.
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby coldacid » Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:52 pm

Sad that the book's an exclusive, but I'm sure scans of it will show up eventually, anyway. And if they make more copies for Comiket, then it'll definitely appear online before long, lol. I'm more interested in getting a pressing of the full KS anyway, here's hoping to release soon!
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby Goldilurks » Tue Apr 19, 2011 6:32 pm

SUBS FUCKING WHERE???...Oh, wait.


The art on the inside of cover (with the staircase scene and all those chibis) is glorious, who did it?
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby G3n0c1de » Tue Apr 19, 2011 7:07 pm

Goldilurks wrote:The art on the inside of cover (with the staircase scene and all those chibis) is glorious, who did it?

The chibis are very reminiscent of mikeinel/manyakis's style, but I'm sure any of the dev artists could have done it just as easily.
It's a good thing Shizune is deaf, she is the only one who can stand (not) hearing "Wahaha~!" over and over.
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby bradpara » Tue Apr 19, 2011 7:11 pm

Cool, so effin cool.
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby Burial_By_fire_unlogged » Tue Apr 19, 2011 8:04 pm

I can't hear this update over the sound of

HOLY SHIT! FIRST OFFICIAL ART OF HIDEAKI FUCKING EVER!

I can now look forward to the project knowing that He's not just a figment of fandom.
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby Burial_By_Fire » Tue Apr 19, 2011 8:15 pm

One more quick note about the cover art:

Shouldn't they not be wearing shoes, but wearing those comfy-looking Japanese school slippers?
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby Mercutio » Tue Apr 19, 2011 8:17 pm

okay, how fucking cool is it that a game that came from a doujin is now getting some major stuff coming out like this? seriously awesome; grats to all the devs. hope you guys get a ton of new fans from this.

also: any chance of the new art showing up in the shimmie sometime soon? that long picture with all the cast really needs to be my new desktop. :mrgreen:

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Burial_By_fire_unlogged wrote:I can't hear this update over the sound of

HOLY SHIT! FIRST OFFICIAL ART OF HIDEAKI FUCKING EVER!

I can now look forward to the project knowing that He's not just a figment of fandom.
...dude. Hideaki first showed up in a screenshot from one of the blog entries. people started guessing he was a trap right after that. :lol:
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby Suriko » Tue Apr 19, 2011 8:22 pm

Burial_By_Fire wrote:One more quick note about the cover art:

Shouldn't they not be wearing shoes, but wearing those comfy-looking Japanese school slippers?

We've had this discussion internally a while back. We decided that uwabaki look lame. Not every school uses them, either (although the large majority do), so we decided Yamaku doesn't.

(I guess it should be noted we actually forgot about them to begin with, so the decision ended up being "is it worth changing a couple of the CGs and design documents to account for it, or just have Yamaku not use them". we decided on the latter)
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Re: Katawa Shoujo in Comitia 96

Postby Burial_By_Fire » Tue Apr 19, 2011 8:25 pm

Well, I have no reason not to trust you.
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