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In a world where history took a different path, modern Tokyo is a corrupt, isolated city where corporate soldiers and idealistic militants battle with swords on the neon-lit streets.

Through this storm of blood stride two master swordsmen, each driven by a terrible purpose. One, to avenge the murder of his bride-to-be. The other, to take back the dream that was denied him.

Winter has ended. Spring has begun. The flowers blooming crimson will guide the two warriors to their destiny.

And nothing but corpses will be left in their wake.


Set in an alternate universe Tokyo, Hanachirasu is a dark, atmospheric visual novel about two men dedicated to the sword. It features realistic depictions of traditional Japanese swordsmanship and martial aesthetics, making it an excellent game for those with an interest in Japanese culture.
  • Takeda Akane

    Takeda Akane

    "You've finally come."

    A mercenary in service to the Takigawa Corporation, which rules Tokyo's economy with an iron fist. A disciple of the Karuno-ryu school of swordsmanship, Akane is an efficient and deadly combatant more than a match for opponents twice his size. He desires only to settle the score with his nemesis, Igarasu Yoshia, and will destroy anything that stands in his way.

  • Igarasu Yoshia

    Igarasu Yoshia

    "I've finally found you."

    A mercenary in service to the Hokodome-no-Kai, an underground militia that fights to overthrow Takigawa. He was once Akane's elder disciple in the Karuno-ryu school of swordsmanship. Now he pursues Akane relentlessly, seeking vengeance for the murder of his bride-to-be. Igarasu is a master of iai, the art of the draw-and-strike, and wields an inhuman technique known as the Hiru-no-Tsuki.

  • Takigawa Yumi

    Takigawa Yumi

    "You're the only one I have, Akane."

    The president of the Takigawa Corporation. Forced from childhood to behave as a man, she clings to Akane as the only person who wants her to be a woman.

  • Itsurin


    "Don't sulk. You know I love you."

    An eccentric woman who shares history with both Akane and Igarasu. She watches passively from afar as their conflict proceeds toward its inevitable conclusion.

  • Yasaka


    "Kill me if you can, but you're coming with me."

    Yumi's personal bodyguard. A mighty warrior who has loyally served three generations of Takigawa presidents, he finds himself disturbed by Akane's influence over Yumi.

  • Watari Shirobe

    Watari Shirobe

    "Is it just me, or have I run into someone I reeeeally shouldn't have?"

    A member of the Hokodome-no-Kai. He fights beside Igarasu against the Takigawa Corporation.

  • Katsuraba Kyoko

    Katsuraba Kyoko

    Chief of the Takigawa Corporation's Second Division. As a member of the vice president's faction, she works tirelessly to undermine Yumi's authority.


The software is DRM FREE. No internet connection is required to play. You are free to use and copy the software for your personal needs without restriction. Additionally, we don't require authentication software, because that's lame. You shouldn't need to give up your privacy just to have fun.


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This software contains mature themes and graphic images that are not suitable for minors. You must be 18 years of age or older to purchase. Characters, places and events are fictional – resemblance of real-world people, places or events is purely coincidental.

All characters, models, actors, actresses and other persons that appear in any visual depiction of actual sexually explicit conduct are at least eighteen years of age or older. Read the full 18 U.S.C. Section 2257 Compliance Notice.

この作品は日本国外専用となっており、日本国内への使用は法律により固く禁じられております。Not for use inside of Japan.

A story of revenge, obsession, and the way of the sword, set in an alternate history where the Empire of Japan survived World War Two.


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Game Info
Release Date
March 10, 2015
Content Rating
Adults Only
contains mature themes and
Mosaiced Visuals