Necrobarista is a cinematic visual novel set in a magical Melbourne cafe where the dead are granted one last night to mingle with the living.
A suspense story in contemporary fantasy Melbourne. Inspired equally by anime and film, necrobarista is a unique take on the visual novel medium.
→ Stylized cinematic presentation inspired by anime aesthetics.
→ Discover the world of fantasy Melbourne through dozens of intersecting stories.
→ Explore the Terminal through free-roaming first-person scenes.
→ Featuring Goon-sack robots, Alchemical coffee, and Ned Kelly.
→ Soundtrack by Kevin Penkin, composer for Under the Dog, Norn9, and Made in Abyss.
→ Multi-lingual support: English, Chinese, and Japanese.
"It looks like what would happen if Persona took over a coffee shop, which is to say, stylish as heck."
"It’s full of dramatic pauses, sassy dialogue, and a lot of mystery."
"I was struck by the quality of the writing in Necrobarista. It's reminiscent of games like 999, both mysterious, dark and sometimes humorous."
"Stellar art design and a compelling cast of characters round out the title, and a dark, synthy soundtrack ties it all together."
"You know how, sometimes, games look so good you just want to eat them? You want to print out all the screenshots in glorious, glossy photo paper, and just put them into your mouth? You know that feeling? Yeah, that’s how I feel about upcoming visual novel game Necrobarista."
"Gorgeous visuals, and a number of quirky looking characters, which we can’t wait to learn more about."
"A visual novel inspired by the anime style of the Persona series, Necrobarista oozes atmosphere."
"Features a striking art style, using 3D models and environments as opposed to traditional animation and static pictures for its characters."