Little Busters! English Edition Receives Western Steam Release Date

on September 20, 2017 11:00 PM

VisualArts announced that Little Busters! English Edition will launch on PC-via Steam on November 1 for western fans to enjoy.

Its been a long time coming for the official release of Little Busters in the west, but the VisualArts has been consistent with their updates and also received an approval from Steam Greenlight. At launch, the game will cost $34.99.

Originally released in 2007 in Japan, Little Busters! is a romance visual novel where the player assumes the role of protagonist Riki Naoe. During his childhood, Riki became orphaned and began to fall into depression. However, he meets a group of four other children who call themselves Little Busters and finds reasons to be happy again.

There are a total of eight heroines in the game that can be romanced, three of which were added in the release of Ecstasy. Throughout the story, players will be given multiple text options to chose from during conversations. The following events of the story will alter depending on their choices. Furthermore, there are various mini-games that the player is able to participate in.

If you’d like to see more from the game, you can check out the most recent screenshots showing the new system that allows the player to switch between 720p and the original 4:3 ratio as well as Japanese and English text with the press of a button.

 /  Staff Writer
Azario Lopez has held multiple positions in the game's media industry. At DualShockers he focuses on providing coverage for niche and indie video games in the form of news updates, reviews, and interviews.