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Norn9: Var Commons

Adventure, Visual Novel

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Developers/Publishers:

Aksys Games, Otomate, Idea Factory

December 11, 2014, November 3, 2015, May 27, 2020, November 4, 2015, March 30, 2023

PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch

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Repetitive Elements: Some players might find the gameplay of Norn9: Var Commons repetitive, especially if they prefer more varied Adventure, Visual Novel games.

Limited Content: Norn9: Var Commons might not offer enough content to keep players engaged for extended periods.

Potential Frustrations: Certain aspects of the game can be frustrating, which may deter players who prefer a more streamlined experience.

Specific Appeal: The game's unique blend of Adventure, Visual Novel elements may not cater to everyone's tastes.

Why To Avoid

Unique Concept: Norn9: Var Commons stands out due to its Adventure, Visual Novel elements, providing a refreshing experience for fans of the genre.

Engaging Gameplay: The game offers The PSVita port that includes a mini game and bonus content. While on a school field trip, child prodigy Sorata Suzuhara wanders off after hearing a mysterious song and blacks out. When he comes to, he finds himself in unfamiliar place, and soon encounters a girl who informs him that he’s currently in turn of the century Japan! In order to help him get home, Sorata follows her to a ship that she’s waiting for but when it appears it is not a wooden sailing ship, but a round aircraft that flies using technology that is beyond Sorata’s imagination. Even stranger, he discovers that the other 12 passengers – 3 young women and 9 men – are all supposedly espers with special powers, and are on some kind of journey at the behest of a multinational entity only known as The World. What is the purpose of their journey? What is their destination? Who is The World? Before Sorata can even begin to take stock of his situation, the ship is attacked, and the mystery surrounding the ship only deepens. Delve into the story of the ship and its occupants through the point of views of each of the three girls, and unravel the mysteries trapped within., ensuring players remain hooked and entertained.

Visually Appealing: Norn9: Var Commons features stunning graphics and art design, enhancing the overall immersion.

Accessible Controls: With its intuitive controls and mechanics, Norn9: Var Commons is easy to pick up and play, appealing to both new and seasoned gamers.

Why To Play

The PSVita port that includes a mini game and bonus content.

While on a school field trip, child prodigy Sorata Suzuhara wanders off after hearing a mysterious song and blacks out. When he comes to, he finds himself in unfamiliar place, and soon encounters a girl who informs him that he’s currently in turn of the century Japan! In order to help him get home, Sorata follows her to a ship that she’s waiting for but when it appears it is not a wooden sailing ship, but a round aircraft that flies using technology that is beyond Sorata’s imagination. Even stranger, he discovers that the other 12 passengers – 3 young women and 9 men – are all supposedly espers with special powers, and are on some kind of journey at the behest of a multinational entity only known as The World. What is the purpose of their journey? What is their destination? Who is The World? Before Sorata can even begin to take stock of his situation, the ship is attacked, and the mystery surrounding the ship only deepens. Delve into the story of the ship and its occupants through the point of views of each of the three girls, and unravel the mysteries trapped within.

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