Earlier today, Idea Factory International finally announced the release date for the otome game, Charade Maniacs. The latest localization will be making it’s way to the Nintendo Switch both physically and digitally on June 27, 2023! In addition, the publisher also announced that Charade Maniacs will also have an exclusive limited edition!
Preorders for the Charade Maniacs Limited Edition Begin on May 2, 2023
Fans can preorder the Charade Maniacs Limited Edition through the NA and European IFI Online Stores on May 2.
The Limited Edition includes:
- Game (with reversible cover sleeve)
- Steel Game Case
- “Behind the Curtain” Hardcover Art Book (68 pages)
- Charade Maniacs: Curtain Call Drama CD
- Charade Maniacs The Next Act Short Novel (44 pages)
- 10 Card Bromide Set
- Collector’s Box
- Exclusive Trading Card
A Day One Edition will also be available from the IFI European Online Store. Details will be available at a later date.
Fans can wishlist the Charade Maniacs Standard or Limited Edition on the IFI NA Online Store today!
Charade Maniacs is available for preorder from retailers now. Fans can check out the official website to see where they can preorder physical editions of the game. The Nintendo eShop page will go live at a later date.
About Charade Maniacs
A mysterious figure abducts Hiyori Sena, transporting her to a strange world with nine other abductees and welcomes them to a world called Arcadia.
Everyone must act out “dramas” for a chance to escape, all whilst avoiding the trappings of a traitor.
Conduct your own investigations to search for clues—and find romance along the way!
From the writer of Psychedelica of the Black Butterfly, Uta Amamiya, and the illustrator of Norn9, Teita.
Whose hand will Hiyori take at the end?
Take The Stage With 9 Romanceable Costars! – Looking for someone to practice lines with? There are 9 potential love interests! But with a traitor on the loose, who can you really trust? Make the right choice to take part in a total of up to 9 routes.
Flip The Script and Navigate Your Choices – Select your position in the story as you progress and keep track of where stories branch off with a handy Flowchart feature. Don’t miss any part of the drama!
Look out for the traitor! Who can it be? – Work together with your costars to uncover clues and deepen your relationship with your love interests. You might even bring out some repressed feelings from your costars! But keep an eye out for anything suspicious.
Cue the music! – Set the tone of the scene with a standout soundtrack from renowned music collective Tokyo Logic. Unlock tracks to listen to on the music player as you progress.
Title: Charade Maniacs
Console: Nintendo Switch™
Release Date: June 27, 2023
Release format: Physical, Digital
Developer: IDEA FACTORY
Publisher: IDEA FACTORY INTERNATIONAL
Genre: Otome Visual Novel
Voiceover option(s): Japanese
Language Format (Subtitles): English