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Arcade Spirits comedy visual novel coming early 2019

arcade spirits comedy visual novel coming with a demo for linux mac windows

Arcade Spirits, an alternate future romantic comedy visual novel coming to Windows PC, Mac and Linux in Early 2019. A demo is available on Steam right now!. Thanks to Qube and Fiction Factory Games.

Also the Demo is available for Linux, Mac and Windows. Which is approximately 20-30 minutes playing at your own pace. Or maybe 40-60 minutes if streaming and reading aloud. Check that out below.

Set in 20XX, Arcade Spirits follows an alternative timeline. Where the 1983 video game crash never takes place.
And since you have a turbulent work history, you get employment at the Funplex. Which also happens to be a popular arcade. Home to a host of unique personalities and customers.

Where will this new found employment take you? Who will you meet along the way? Will you find the romance you’re seeking?


  • Design your own character from the ground up. Pronoun, hair style, skin tone, hair color, eye color and more are completely customisable. Also available in the game in both cutscenes and artwork!
  • Work hard and build any relationship you desire. Including a total of seven romanceable characters! With roleplaying-based choices you will be able to grow your personality and relationships. Doing so in any way you desire from friendship, platonic or something more intimate.
  • The Identity Identifier System, or IRIS, can track your relationship statuses. Including all characters throughout Arcade Spirits as well as your personality traits. So from Quirky, Steady, and Kindly, to Gutsy and Basically.
  • Therefore everything you choose in Arcade Spirits. Going from your relationships, to your personality. Also your crisis management moments and a myriad other decisions. Will all have an effect on the future of your Arcade!

Arcade Spirits combines our love for 80s workplace sitcoms, arcade culture, and the unique storytelling medium of the visual novel into one great package.” says Stefan Gagne, Project Director at Fiction Factory Games. “We’re looking forward to our players exploring our retro-flavored world and getting to know the characters we’ve worked so hard to bring to life!”

Arcade Spirits visual novel comedy coming to Linux, Mac, Windows

Linux Demo:

Also, make sure to check out the Steam page for the Demo. And for all you DRM-Free players. That games available on both sites for Linux, Mac and Windows. Since the release is coming to all three platforms.

Arcade Spirits the comedy visual novel is coming to Linux, Mac and Windows in early 2019. There is no exact release date yet. But the Demo is a solid insight into what you can expect. And even though visual novels are not my thing. The comical aspects are decent, as is the Linux support now.

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So check out #ArcadeSpirits or @ArcadeSpiritsVN on social media. Or the official website, for more information.

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