Welcome Kokuri-san sees Switch release on May 25th, 2023, new trailer and physical release details shared
From VTuber to gamer
Back in November of last year, we learned that developer CyberStep was working on a visual novel based on the former AXEL-V member and VTuber, Kurune Kokuri. That game, titled Welcome Kokuri-san, is now confirmed for a May 25th, 2023 release. This news was confirmed by a new trailer, which you can see above.
Outside of Japan, Welcome Kokuri-san will see a digital release on the Switch eShop. In Japan, there will be two digital options and multiple physical options up for grabs. You can see the details on each of those below.
- Digital (2,480 yen)
- Digital with Bonuses (4,980 yen) – Includes a rough illustrations collection, digital art book, and after-story situation voice audio (contains spoilers for the main game).
- Physical Edition with Bonuses (4,980 yen) – Includes a DVD with original casing containing game data and digital data bonuses, two original tin badges (57mm), and all content from the “Digital with Bonuses” edition.
- Limited Box with Bonuses (12,800 yen) – Includes a B5-size box with exclusive design, original design 4G USB card containing game data and digital data bonuses, acrylic panel (220mm x 140mm), mousepad (220mm x 170mm), A5-size clear file, and all content from the “Digital with Bonuses” edition.
- Yours-Only Box with Bonuses (29,800 yen) (limited to 50 copies) – Includes a custom-made version of the game in which the name of the protagonist is re-recorded with the name requested by the buyer, making it a game made just for you. It also includes all content from the “Limited Box with Bonuses” and “Digital with Bonuses” editions.
Welcome Kokuri-san is a visual novel starring the VTuber Kurune Kokuri. When you fearlessly chant the “Kokkuri-san” spell at school in the middle of the night, what appeared was a surprisingly cute little fox named Kurune Kokuri. And so begins the investigation of the Seven Wonders of School by you and Kurune Kokuri…