Aniplex’s newly established visual novel brand, ANIPLEX.EXE, is thrilled to confirm the North American release of its two highly anticipated inaugural projects: ATRI -My Dear Moments-, developed by the creators of The Fruit of Grisaia, Frontwing and Makura; and Adabana Odd Tales, developed by Liar-soft, the makers of Gahkthun of the Golden Lightning and Kindred Spirits on the Roof. Details about each title can be found below.
Source: Official Press Release
ATRI -My Dear Moments-
Written by Asuta Konno, one of the authors of If My Heart Had Wings, transports players to the near future in which a sudden and unexplained sea rise has left much of human civilization underwater. After losing his mother and his leg in an accident while he was very young, Ikaruga Natsuki finds himself returning to a tiny coastal town his oceanographer grandmother once called home. In order to pay off his grandmother’s massive debt, he agrees to search the sunken ruins of her laboratory to seek a treasure she is rumored to have left there. Instead, he finds a beautiful, mysterious girl named Atri. She is a robot with both the appearance and emotions of a living, breathing human being. Grateful to Natsuki for salvaging her, Atri promises to aid Natsuki as they spend an unforgettable summer together.
Invites players into the fantastic land of Adabana, a realm of illustrated books, where players traverse various storybook realms to find and correct distortions within classic Japanese fairy tales. At the center of the story are Shirohime, a beautiful girl clad in a pure white kimono, who has lost all her memories, and Kurofude, a young man wielding a brush used to restore lost text to illustrated books, and occasionally as a weapon to cut down his enemies. He explains that Adabana is a name given to flowers that will never bear fruit. Their journey begins with a dilapidated illustrated book titled Hanasaka Jiisan,