Piofiore: Episodio 1926 Nicola Francesca Walkthrough


Official Website: Japanese | English

Where to Buy: Nintendo eShop


Route Tips & Notes

Story Breakdown & Recommended Order (Click to reveal)
  • At the start Piofiore Episodio 1926 is divided into two sets of stories: Episodio Burlone and Episodio Alternativa.
    • Episodio Burlone is considered the “main story” and continues the events from the Best ends from Piofiore: Fated Memories. Episodio Burlone routes for Dante, Gil, Nicola, Yang, and Orlok are available from the start.
      • You can play these in ANY order, but Gil – Orlok – Nicola – Yang – Dante is the recommended order.
    • Episodio Alternativa follows the Finale end of Piofiore Fated Memories it mostly consists of short stories with the characters and can be played in any order.
      • There are “routes” for the 5 main LIs and a Finale.
  • The final route Episodio 1926 – Henri- unlocks after you finish both Episodio Burlone & Alternativa.
Important Game Systems (Click to reveal)
  • There are some new and returning features in Piofiore: Episodio 1926 that are worth noting:
    • Meanwhile Stories are back! They’re short asides that give insight into events happening away from Lili and the LIs. There will be an indicator in the top left corner of the screen when one has been unlocked.
      • Required ones will play automatically, but optional ones will have to be manually selected. I HIGHLY RECCOMEND playing all of these unless otherwise indicated in this guide.
  • ARIA events are POV scenes that look back on events from the first game from the point of view of the LI. You’ll know an ARIA is available when you see highlighted dialogue text and an indicator prompting you on screen.
    • These are extras and can be skipped, if you do skip them you can view them later from EXTRA on the main menu.
Nicola FrancescaVoice ActorCharacter Bio
Ryohei KimuraSecond in command in the Falzone Family. One would never guess he’s a member of the Burlone Mafia, as he appears to be a kind-hearted and gentle person. A typical Italian man that is charming and loves women. Dante’s cousin. Lying comes as easy as breathing to him.
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Piofiore: Episodio 1926 Orlok Walkthrough


Official Website: Japanese | English

Where to Buy: Nintendo eShop


Route Tips & Notes

Story Breakdown & Recommended Order (Click to reveal)
  • At the start Piofiore Episodio 1926 is divided into two sets of stories: Episodio Burlone and Episodio Alternativa.
    • Episodio Burlone is considered the “main story” and continues the events from the Best ends from Piofiore: Fated Memories. Episodio Burlone routes for Dante, Gil, Nicola, Yang, and Orlok are available from the start.
      • You can play these in ANY order, but Gil – Orlok – Nicola – Yang – Dante is the recommended order.
    • Episodio Alternativa follows the Finale end of Piofiore Fated Memories it mostly consists of short stories with the characters and can be played in any order.
      • There are “routes” for the 5 main LIs and a Finale.
  • The final route Episodio 1926 – Henri- unlocks after you finish both Episodio Burlone & Alternativa.
Important Game Systems (Click to reveal)
  • There are some new and returning features in Piofiore: Episodio 1926 that are worth noting:
    • Meanwhile Stories are back! They’re short asides that give insight into events happening away from Lili and the LIs. There will be an indicator in the top left corner of the screen when one has been unlocked.
      • Required ones will play automatically, but optional ones will have to be manually selected. I HIGHLY RECCOMEND playing all of these unless otherwise indicated in this guide.
  • ARIA events are POV scenes that look back on events from the first game from the point of view of the LI. You’ll know an ARIA is available when you see highlighted dialogue text and an indicator prompting you on screen.
    • These are extras and can be skipped, if you do skip them you can view them later from EXTRA on the main menu.
OrlokVoice ActorCharacter Bio
Toshiyuki ToyonagaInformant that often comes in close contact with each organization. A man of few words, no one really knows his identity or origin. Seems to lack a bit of common sense in anything not regarding work.
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Piofiore: Episodio 1926 Gilbert Redford Walkthrough


Official Website: Japanese | English

Where to Buy: Nintendo eShop


Route Tips & Notes

Story Breakdown & Recommended Order (Click to reveal)
  • At the start Piofiore Episodio 1926 is divided into two sets of stories: Episodio Burlone and Episodio Alternativa.
    • Episodio Burlone is considered the “main story” and continues the events from the Best ends from Piofiore: Fated Memories. Episodio Burlone routes for Dante, Gil, Nicola, Yang, and Orlok are available from the start.
      • You can play these in ANY order, but Gil – Orlok – Nicola – Yang – Dante is the recommended order.
    • Episodio Alternativa follows the Finale end of Piofiore Fated Memories it mostly consists of short stories with the characters and can be played in any order.
      • There are “routes” for the 5 main LIs and a Finale.
  • The final route Episodio 1926 – Henri- unlocks after you finish both Episodio Burlone & Alternativa.
Important Game Systems (Click to reveal)
  • There are some new and returning features in Piofiore: Episodio 1926 that are worth noting:
    • Meanwhile Stories are back! They’re short asides that give insight into events happening away from Lili and the LIs. There will be an indicator in the top left corner of the screen when one has been unlocked.
      • Required ones will play automatically, but optional ones will have to be manually selected. I HIGHLY RECCOMEND playing all of these unless otherwise indicated in this guide.
  • ARIA events are POV scenes that look back on events from the first game from the point of view of the LI. You’ll know an ARIA is available when you see highlighted dialogue text and an indicator prompting you on screen.
    • These are extras and can be skipped, if you do skip them you can view them later from EXTRA on the main menu.
Gilbert RedfordVoice ActorCharacter Bio
Showtaro MorikuboBoss of the Visconti Family. He’s an “ore-sama” type, always flashy and brimming with confidence, but he is always friendly to those he meets. Opposes the Falzone Family due to a difference of opinions. Freedom loving progressive thinker that isn’t bogged down by tradition.
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Indie Spotlight: Dreambound

Indie dev, Two and a Half Studios recently launched the Kickstarter campaign for their upcoming mystery boys love visual novel, Dreambound! I played the demo for this game a few months back and I am in love with this concept. Dreambound, is a compelling character driven story told through the lens of both the past and the present, to uncover an intriguing mystery. Follow Noah, a withdrawn artist with the ability to enter dreams in the flesh as he tries to piece together the fragments of his life.

Game Details

  • Mystery | Urban Fantasy | Boys Love
  • Available on  Steam, Windows, Mac, Linux
  • Price: TBA
  • Tentative Release: TBD 2024
  • Campaign Period: August 31, 2022 to October 13, 2022
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Games You Should Know About From The Game Devs of Color Expo 2022

From September 15-18 the 7th annual Game Devs of Color Expo took place, featuring panels, talks, and game showcases featuring creators of color in the gaming industry. This weekend long event was created to uplift and amplify the voices of diverse creators while also giving them a chance to connect with other creators.

As part of the conference GDoC Expo hosts, Gradient Convergent, an event that showcases games and demos from diverse creators. Of course I needed to check it out and I was impressed by the titles included in the event. I absolutely encourage you to check out the full list when you have the chance! But, for now here are some of the games that caught my eye!

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Twitch Streaming Schedule: Week of 9/18- 9/24

Hey Blerdy Tribe! It’s a new week and with it comes the promise of new streams over on Twitch! If you haven’t already come through for a stream, what are you waiting for? I play a variety of games from otome to indie VNs to RPGs and everything in between! So if you like chill vibes and fun games come on by: twitch.tv/blerdyotome.

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