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Necrobarista

Necrobarista review

Ordering up a nice steaming cuppa feelings

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3 weeks ago

Necrobarista is planning several free story DLCs

Stylish visual novel Necrobarista launched just last week but Route 59 are already brewing a second batch. The anime-inspired click and read 'em up will be getting several free DLC chapters to flesh out the stories of some characters you might have been curious about. The developers say they're planning for these story additions, and some gameplay updates, to start rolling out later this year.

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Feature: Ordering up a nice steaming cuppa feelings

Necrobarista review

I’ve had the luxury of a few days to sit with my thoughts on Necrobarista before having to tell you wot I think, and wot I think is this: the game tricked me in the best possible way. Of course it’s a game about death, it’s set in a café that predominantly serves the recently deceased. Many of its characters are wrestling with their own…

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1 month ago

Master death and coffee in Necrobarista on July 22

Stylish narrative game Necrobarista is serving up a release date at last. It's got snark. It's got references to Dungeons & Dragons alignment. It's got baristas serving brews that can literally wake the dead. The anime-inspired visual novel debuted an intense new trailer to announce that it will be releasing next week on July 22nd.

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7 months ago

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Videogame subtitles could learn a lot from comic book lettering

Being a comics letterer is not a real job. Or at least, that’s what most people believe. After all, letterers only have to make balloons and fill them with the words written by someone else. It sounds so simple - a job a computer should be able to do automatically. I mean, they basically do already, 'cos these days letterers don’t even have to write…

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1 year ago

Necrobarista serves up a steaming cup of urban fantasy in August

I'd imagine that being cold and dead makes a hot cup of coffee sound like a fantastic idea, which is probably the force driving spirits to Necrobarista's magical Melbourne coffee-shop. Developed by Route 59 Games and out on August 9th, it's a modern-day visual novel tale of magic and myth set in a necromancer-run cafe frequented by the recently deceased and living alike. It's all…

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4 years ago