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TOKYO CHRONOS, a New, VR Mystery Visual Novel Game!

A project in Tokyo, Japan by sekaiproject

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Help us fund the development of this new VR visual novel game (Steam and Playstation VR) with an all-star veteran industry team!
Backers: 970
Average Pledge Per Backer: $93

Funded: $90,625 of $75,000
Dates: Jul 10th -> Aug 20th (42 days)
Project By: sekaiproject
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Latest News

A Demo For Tokyo Chronos Is Now Available On Steam

February 23rd - via:
Earlier this week, MyDearest released a demo for their Kickstarter-funded VR visual novel Tokyo Chronos on the game (Read More)

PlayStation VR Mystery Game Tokyo Chronos Delayed

January 9th - via:
A mystery visual novel title, Tokyo Chronos was set to hit the PlayStation VR, Oculus Go, Oculus Rift, and Steam VR in February 2019. However, the development team has announced that this launch window has now been shifted. This delay has pushed the Oculus and Steam releases to March 20, 2019. Meanwhile, the PlayStation VR release is set for an unspecified date in July. (Read More)

Tokyo Chronos VR Visual Novel's Kickstarter Campaign Reaches Goal

August 20th - via:
Sekai Project's Kickstarter campaign for MyDearest's Tokyo Chronos VR visual novel project reached its US$75,000 funding goal last Friday. The campaign launched on July 10 and ends on Tuesday. As of press time, the campaign has raised US$88,193 from 936 backers. The funding goal of US$75,000 will cover the costs of development, as well as merchandise for backers. Backer merchandise is slated to ship in February 2019. Rewards include a digital or physical copy of the visual novel, digital soundtrack, digital artbook, mini light novel, vinyl record, signed shikishi boards, credit in the game, and a hand-drawn illustration. (Read More)

Tokyo Chronos Reaches $75,000 Kickstarter Goal With Time To Spare

August 19th - via:
Tokyo Chronos successfully reached its Kickstarter goal of $75,000 on August 17, with several days to spare. The Kickstarter campaign ends on August 21, 2018. The game is headed by developer MyDearest, and is led by Kazuma Miki, producer of Sword Art Online and A Certain Magical Index, previously Dengeki Bunko editor-in-chief. (Read More)

Funding Reached!

August 16th - via:
Early this morning we managed to reach our funding goal. So on behalf of Studio MyDearest and Sekai Project, we just wanted to thank each and everyone for helping to fund this project!  We still have a few days left and we're excited to see how much... (Read More)

Regarding the Status of Sekai Project

August 13th - via:
As some of you may or may not already know, we at Sekai Project had to make the difficult and unfortunate decision to layoff some of our staff at the company. Due to the necessity of restructuring the company to better take on the changes in the... (Read More)

9 Days Till The End of Campaign

August 10th - via:
Happy Friday everyone! Things have been a bit quiet on the developers' side as it's currently Comic Market in Tokyo and various staff members have been away at the event or other endeavors. Now that we're 9 days away from the end of this campaign, we... (Read More)

VR Visual Novel Tokyo Chronos Getting Physical PS4 Release on Kickstarter

August 4th - via:
Backers of VR mystery visual novel Tokyo Chronos will be able to pick up a physical PlayStation VR version thanks to a deal with Limited Run Games. The virtual reality visual novel Tokyo Chronos is moving on to the real world, in a way. The developers announced a deal with Limited Run Games to offer physical PS4 copies to those who pledge for the game starting at the $60 tier. (Read More)

Playstation VR Physicals Added to Reward Tiers!

August 3rd - via:
Happy Friday everyone! We've got some amazing news for everyone. After a lot of discussion, we're proud to announce that we've partnered up with Limited Run Games to offer Playstation VR physical copies for the TOKYO CHRONOS Kickstarter campaign!... (Read More)

The 8th Character in TOKYO CHRONOS is Revealed! Tetsu Kageyama, voiced by Yuuki Kaji

July 31st - via:
Hello everyone! We're pleased to unveil the 8th main character in TOKYO CHRONOS who will be voiced by voice actor, Yuuki Kaji! Some may know his role as Eren Yeager in Attack on Titan. Speed-o'-Sound Sonic in One Punch Man, and Alibaba in Magi: The... (Read More)

20 Days Till the End of Campaign

July 30th - via:
Hello Everyone! We're now at the half way mark for the TOKYO CHRONOS campaign and are just a bit over 50% of the way there. As always we have you the backers for your support on this project. Working on a VR project is rather unfamiliar territory for... (Read More)

Development Report Vol. 3: About the Devices You Need to Play Tokyo Chronos

July 30th - via:
If you're looking for past development reports: Development Report Vol. 1Development Report Vol. 2 Hi everyone, it’s BocchiP!   It’s been about 2 weeks since the start of the project – there’s been more and more backers every day, and we can... (Read More)

The 7th Character in TOKYO CHRONOS is Revealed! Sota Machikoji, voiced by Keisuke Ueda

July 24th - via:
Hello everyone! We're pleased to unveil the 7th main character in TOKYO CHRONOS who will be voiced by voice actor, Keisuke Ueda! Some may know his role as Heine Wittegenstein in the anime series, The Royal Tutor. Ueda-san is actually also a trained... (Read More)

Support Message from Isuna Hasekura, author of Spice and Wolf!

July 22nd - via:
Happy Sunday everyone! We have another support message come in and this time it's from the legendary author of the Spice and Wolf series, Isuna Hasekura! Hasekura-san is also currently working on an upcoming Spice and Wolf VR project so definitely... (Read More)

Tokyo Chronos Development Report Vol. 2: Concept and Inception (Part 2)

July 20th - via:
The story ‘til now: You destroyed the first prototype that showcased the characters…?! Why? BocchiP: I’m definitely curious about... (Read More)

The 6th Character in TOKYO CHRONOS is Revealed! Ai Morozumi, voiced by Azu Sakura

July 18th - via:
Hello everyone!   We're pleased to unveil the 6th main character in TOKYO CHRONOS who will be voiced by voice actress, Azu Sakura! Sakura-san is an up and coming voice actress who some may know from her role as Mei Hatsume in the popular anime... (Read More)

Oculus Go Version Also Available!

July 17th - via:
Happy Tuesday everyone! Just wanted to update everyone on the campaign. After discussing with the developers, we've decided to also add Oculus Go digital download keys to the campaign! At the $30 tier up to the $75 tier, you will be able to choose... (Read More)

Support Message from Romi Park, Voice Actress of Sai Kamiya

July 14th - via:
On top of the recent announcement of Romi Park voicing the newly revealed character, Sai Kamiya, we also have a support message from her as well!  (Read More)

The 5th Character in TOKYO CHRONOS is Revealed! Sai Kamiya, voiced by Romi Park

July 14th - via:
Happy Saturday everyone! We're pleased to unveil the 5th main character in TOKYO CHRONOS who will also be voiced by the legendary voice actress, Romi Park! Many people around the world will know Romi Park from the many roles she's had in popular... (Read More)

Tokyo Chronos Development Report Vol. 1: Concept and Inception (Part 1)

July 14th - via:
Hi everyone, this is BocchiP in charge of promotions!   The theme of this project is actually “turning crowdfunding into entertainment”. We plan to have all sorts of things prepared, so please check back here every so often!   From today... (Read More)

Support message from GOROman, VR evangelist and Yoshimune Kouki, creator of Muv-Luv

July 12th - via:
Happy Thursday everyone! Two days into our TOKYO CHRONOS campaign and we're already 33% of the way to the goal. As always, we have everyone to thank for their support of this fantastic new project. As many of you know, we officially announced TOKYO... (Read More)

Message from Japanese Famous Animation Director Seiji Mizushima (Director of "Fullmetal Alchemist")

July 11th - via:
Director of "Fullmetal Alchemist", "Expelled From Paradise"  I have been interested in VR story telling for quite a while now. Then comes along “TOKYO CHRONOS”. I was immediately drawn in by LAM-san’s stunning visuals, and among the staff saw... (Read More)

Message from "TOKYO CHRONOS" Producer Kazuma Miki ("Sword Art Online" Producer)

July 10th - via:
"Sword Art Online", "A Certain Scientific Railgun" Producer Hello everyone. I am Kazuma Miki from Straight Edge Inc. I am glad “TOKYO CHRONOS”, which is launching its crowdfunding project, has attracted a lot of attention at its announcement... (Read More)

Main Cast Revealed for VR Visual Novel Murder Mystery Tokyo Chronos

July 10th - via:
The main cast has been revealed for Tokyo Chronos, an upcoming VR visual novel murder mystery that is currently seeking crowdfunding with the goal of releasing on multiple platforms and in multiple languages in early 2019. (Read More)

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