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Guys, I just finished The Letter, and I want to jump into another Visual Novel. Do you have some sugestions? It must be for PC, since it's my only way to play VNs (I have a 2DS too, but I like it for other kinds of games).

Here are some experiences I had. It may help you guys. Thanks in advance.

Umineko no Naku Koro Ni - My favorite Visual Novel ever! Insane plot, great characters, and I love horror stories. No gameplay at all, but the plot itself was enough for me.

Root Double - This one was amazing too. Confuse gameplay, but great story with two routes. I enjoyed the murder mystery route way more than the school life route, though.

Danganronpa - Cool gameplay, didn't enjoy the plot. Also the "executions" were... I Don't know, I don't like this one.

The Letter - My latest VN. A very good horror story with adult protagonists and a couple of scares, loved it.

Ace Attorney Series - I enjoy the gameplay over the plot. The plot is not bad, but the gameplay is amazing.

Zero Time Dilemma - Great gameplay, but I got stuck at a certain point and could not beat it. May give it another try in the future.

Root Letter - Good gameplay, but way too short and the plot could be better.

So, if someone can recommend me some Visual Novels, I will make sure to check it. If you want more details on what kind of VNs I like, feel free to ask me. But overall, I like horror/mystery themes, and I don't mind if there's no gameplay.

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Try Doki Doki Literature Club. It's a short one, but it's great. It's also free on Steam, too.

You know it deserves the GOTY.

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Narcissu its short and awesome and free on steam.

This is all you need :)

It is hard to tell what kind of game you want.

Danganronpa and Zero time (Nonary games) are very different than The letter, and Umineko.

That said I'd suggest higurashi. More the manga or the anime than the actual game.
Or Steins;gate.

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Play the Zero Escape franchise.There is no better choice when it comes to VN

My (locked) thread about how difficulty should be a decision for the developers, not the gamers.

Darwinianevolution said:
Try Doki Doki Literature Club. It's a short one, but it's great. It's also free on Steam, too.

I saw a gameplay of it. May give it a try myself.


Gourmet said:
Narcissu its short and awesome and free on steam.

Never heard of it, will check it out.

Try Saya no Uta, I've seen it and it looks pretty interesting.

I also really recommend Steins;Gate.

And I also want more people to check out "Myth". Even though understanding the plot can be a challenge because of how complex it is. It turned out to be one of my all-time favorites, though, personally.

Zero escape franchise..

It's the only vn I played and I think they are awesome. But you already played the third in the trilogy.

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