Gloczus, Inc. (Tokyo, Japan) has announced the complete release of the critically acclaimed interactive novel “Hakuoki”, which the company has been distributing since December 22, 2014. To date, only the Prologue, Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 have been released. In commemoration of Hakuoki’s complete English language release, Gloczus offers a limited “Premium Edition” bundle including exclusive bonus stories and access to all scenarios from the start.
The details of Hakuoki release are as follows:
The player will be able to enjoy the Prologue for free after downloading the app. Additional stories can be purchased in game, one-by-one as the player progresses. Once the player completes all available stories, he will receive a bonus story created exclusively for this app release.
Chapters in the Standard Edition:
- Everyone: Chapter 1／Everyone: Chapter 2／Everyone: Chapter 3
- Toshizo Hijikata: Chapter 4／Toshizo Hijikata: Chapter 5
- Souji Okita: Chapter 4／Souji Okita: Chapter 5
- Hajime Saito: Chapter 4／Hajime Saito: Chapter 5
- Heisuke Toudou: Chapter 4／Heisuke Toudou: Chapter 5
- Sanosuke Harada: Chapter 4／Sanosuke Harada: Chapter 5
- Chikage Kazama: Chapter 4
All playable stories are unlocked from the beginning, packaged at a reduced price. The “Premium Edition” includes a limited edition story created especially for this app, which the player can also select from the very beginning.
January of the Third Year of Keio. The main character is asked to do something by Kondo. Kondo wants him to participate in his tea ceremony as the chair. With all members of the Shinsengumi present, at this tea ceremony something unexpected happens…
This scenario is an original Hakuoki story written exclusively for this app. It features newly recorded Japanese voiceovers with the original voice cast, as well as 6 new, exclusive CG events.
- With the standard version, the player advances by purchasing new scenarios as they go.
- With the Premium Edition, all stories are unlocked from the beginning.
- Gloczus recommends playing the bonus story after completing all of the original stories.
Standard Edition: JPY400（USD3.99）/chapter
*Free to download! Play the prologue at no charge!
*Prices in dollars may vary slightly according to the exchange rates
Premium Edition: JPY2,800 (USD27.99)
*An affordable set including all scenarios!
*Prices in dollars may vary slightly according to the rates.
iOS5.1.1 and up
Android OS 2.3 and up
*Some features differ between Android and iOS versions
*May not function on all devices
Copyright: ©2014 IDEA FACTORY/DESIGN FACTORY. All rights reserved.
Licensed to and published by Gloczus, Inc.
For more information, head over to http://otomate-world.com/hakuoki/index.html
About Gloczus, Inc.
Gloczus, Inc., established in 2012 in Tokyo, Japan, is a company dedicated to providing a business platform service focusing on the localization and distribution of Japanese digital content to global markets. The wide range of products distributed range from RPG games to ringtones and wallpapers, distributed through Google Play and iTunes as well as local platforms in countries worldwide.