Category Archives: Iwaihime

First Chapter of Iwaihime Manga Scanlated

The Iwaihime manga adaption has been picked up by the scanlation group Hot Chocolate Scans. They just released the 1st chapter, which you can read here. I won’t give any spoilers, but the end sure takes an interesting turn… For … Continue reading

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Iwaihime Trailer Released

DMM has posted a trailer for their upcoming game Iwaihime, with writing by Ryukishi07: It looks like the game will have a big focus on romance, perhaps even more so than horror. Or maybe that’s just a bait-and-switch tactic. We’ll … Continue reading

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Iwaihime Getting Manga Adaptation

Iwaihime will be getting a manga adaptation starting in September, slightly before the game’s released. It’ll be published by Square Enix in Shounen Gangan, one of their seinen magazines. This bodes well for a US release: all other manga versions … Continue reading

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Iwaihime Cast and Release Date Announced

The release date of Ryukishi07’s new horror game has finally been set: November 27th. Its cast will include: Makoto Furukawa as Ryō Susuhara Chinatsu Akasaki as Toe Kurogami Mariko Honda as Tsubakiko Harumiya Yuka Ōtsubo as Kanae Minobe Sarah Emi … Continue reading

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Finally, a Video Recording of Ryukishi07’s ACen Panel

After much searching online, I’ve finally found a video recording of Ryukishi07’s third panel at ACen! It was posted by a user on the Fuwanovel forums. Although there’s no recording for the other two panels, this one probably went over … Continue reading

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First Images of New Ryukishi07 Game [祝姫] (Iwaihime)

Thanks to a tweet from the illustrator, us foreigners unable to attend the Toranoana’s “Tora Festival” can learn about Ryukishi07’s upcoming game, which he teased at ACen earlier this year. Nope, it looks like we’re not getting any JRPG from … Continue reading

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