Koki Yoshiumni has taken to Kickstarter to announce and ush for the funding of Muv-Luv: A Pretty Sweet Visual Novel Series. Along with the rest of the Muv-Luv Team, they are all hoping to bring forth one of the most critically acclaimed visual novels out of Japan and into western territories, such as the United States. Â The project calls to completely translate the trilogy of games into English and format them onto the PC/Linux. The PS Vita, however, is listed as a stretch goal should the project make it that far. Less than one day into the funding campaign, the project has already been funded and crossed stage one.
Muv-Luv has ben one of Japan’s most highly praised and critically acclaime graphic novels, which still continues to this day.Overtime, the series made a transition from anime to graphic novel and the, to video games. Â Muv-luv began as a high-school visual romance game , where the protaganist, Shirogane Takuru, awakens to find a mysterious women sleeping in his bed. The first game, Muv-Luv Extra,Â finds Shiro struggling between this mysterious girl and the childhood friend that he has grown up with all his life. In the second game, Muv-Luv Extra Shiro awakens in a time where aliens, known as the BETA, have launched a massive war upon the Earth, including in his home town. Shiro, along with the girl he loves and his friends,fight in this war using mechs and cutting-edge weaponry. In the third and final game of the trilogy, Muv-Luv Alternative Shiro must choose in a fateful decision that could lead to the demise of mankind.
If you’d like to fund the project, consider clicking on the video above to head to their kickstarter page.