visual novel

A visual novel (Japanese: ビジュアルノベル, Hepburn: bijuaru noberu), often abbreviated as VN, is a form of digital semi-interactive fiction. Visual novels are often associated with and used in video games, but are not always labeled as such themselves. They combine a textual narrative with static or animated illustrations and a varying degree of interactivity. The format is more rarely referred to as novel game, a retranscription of the wasei-eigo term noberu gēmu (ノベルゲーム), which is more often used in Japanese.Visual novels originated in and are especially prevalent in Japan, where they made up nearly 70% of the PC game titles released in 2006. In Japanese, a distinction is often made between visual novels (NVL, from "novel"), which consist primarily of narration and have very few interactive elements, and adventure games (AVG or ADV, from "adventure"), which incorporate problem-solving and other types of gameplay. This distinction is normally lost outside Japan, as both visual novels and adventure games are commonly referred to as "visual novels" by international fans.
Visual novels are rarely produced exclusively for dedicated video game consoles, but the more popular games have occasionally been ported from PC (or a hardware equivalent) to systems such as the Sega Saturn, Dreamcast, PlayStation Portable, or Xbox 360. The more famous visual novels are also often adapted into light novels, manga or anime and are sometimes succeeded or complimented by actual video games, such as RPGs or action games. The market for visual novels outside of East Asia is small, though a number of anime based on visual novels are popular among anime fans in the Western world; examples include Clannad, Steins;Gate, and Fate/stay night.

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    Visual novel reccomendation

    may nagbabasa ba sa inyo ng mga japanese visual novel dyan? so far eto mga nabasa ko na: Ao no kanata no four rhythm If my heart had wings Fate/ Stay night 9-nine series Little Busters! Clannad Riddle Joker Sanoba Witch Umineko no naku koro ni
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    Pano po malaro visual novel sa android??TIA
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    An event CG of Caminal lu pultaia Sorfilege sisua from the Visual Novel Kin'iro Loveriche - Golden Time good as a PC wallpaper. Size is 1920 x 1080
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    Minase Sakurako Event CG (I directly ripped this from the Visual Novel itself) size is 1920 x 1200
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    Closed Nalaro niyo na tong mga visual novel na mga to?

    Note patangal nalang ng parenthesis sa URL Summer Pockets https://www.y(outube.c)om/watch?v=EWdTEw7Shog If My Heart Had Wings https://www.y(outube.c)om/watch?v=9qiQbOUfdS0 Deardrops https://www.y(outube.c)om/watch?v=GNlPBOaig4c
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    Closed Blog computer programming

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