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A collection of all Japanese games that have appeared on Greenlight. In similar fashion to our curator page, we're putting Japan's doujin/indie scene front and center. Let's show our support for the few that have made their way to the platform.
Items (68)
100% Orange Juice
100% Orange Juice is a goal-oriented boardgame played by OrangeJuice's all-star cast including characters from Acceleration of Suguri, Flying Red Barrel: A Diary of Little Aviator, Sora, and QP Shooting.

This is a world where dogs, people and machines f...
99 Spirits
99 Spirits is an RPG/Puzzle game that revolves around the popular Japanese folklore of Tsukumogami, everyday objects coming alive on their 100th birthday.
Features:
  • Work out the true identity of your enemies in a unique battl
...
A-Train9
A-Train 9 is an exciting simulation and business game focusing on urban development and traffic. Start your career in the early days of Railroads history and work your way up to the greatest railroad tycoon in the country - or even the entire world.

As ...
Adventure World
Created by Dokuro
Adventure World used to be an R-18 doujin game.
We got a cute heroine and a small open world.
You could have your own quest, slay monsters, collect weapons, act as a general adventure.
NPC teammate could offer you various tactics during battle.
You mus...
Agarest: Generations of War
Created by Ghostlight Ltd.
At the dawn of time, the world of Agarest was plunged into a terrible war between the forces of good and evil. Entire races fought and died for their divine masters, ending in the total destruction of the world. The victorious Gods of light unified their...
Angel Express [Tokkyu Tenshi]
Created by RockinDroid
*Angel Express was originally known in Japan as Tokkyu Tenshi.

Welcome to the realm of magic, monsters and fast-delivery-mail. Like every Messenger, you hope to join the elite ranks of the Angel Express. It won’t be a walk in the park. You'll need to b...
ARMED SEVEN
Created by Nyu Media
LOCK & LOAD THE FULL MECHA JACKET!
ARMED SEVEN is a side-scrolling blast-a-thon of mechs, bullets, lasers, and boss fights from the creators of SATAZIUS and GIGANTIC ARMY!

Please vote YES to bring AR...
Asdivine Hearts
Created by KEMCO
Restore the balance of light and shadow in the world!
Beautiful hand-drawn visuals and a story of epic proportions bring Asdivine Hearts to the forefront of PC gaming! Travel alongside four companions and a cat in the adventure of a lifeti...
Aselia the Eternal
Created by JAST USA
About
Aselia the Eternal combines hardcore strategy gameplay with an epic fantasy storyline to create a fantastic experience for gamers of all ages. Travel to a fantasy world and lead an army of cute girls in battle against powerful enemies. With dozens o...
BAD END
Created by YOX-Project
It's rumored that those who play "BAD END"- a CYOA (choose your own adventure) visual novel will die in REAL LIFE if they make the wrong decision in the game itself.

-- Story --
Kyuuhei Inui has never been one to take rumors as anything but that - rumo...
Bunny Must Die! Chelsea and the 7 Devils
Created by Rockin' Android
From the creator of the Gundemonium Collection comes a thrilling new 2D action-platformer!
Help Bunny escape the Devils’ Labyrinth and defeat the 7 Devils in this hilariously over-the-top action-platformer game. Battle through a large, connected ma...
CAFE 0 ~The Drowned Mermaid~
Created by roseVeRte
CAFE 0 ~The Drowned Mermaid~ is a mystery supernatural/ tragedy visual novel developed by roseVeRte, which is fully voiced in Japanese with English texts.
*This game is not a dating sim. There is romance between the female mc and the guys but it is not t...
Cherry Tree High I! My! Girls! ++PLUS++ Cherry Tree High Comedy Club (Original Setting Version)
Created by Nyu Media
Cherry Tree High I! My! Girls! is a linear visual novel that picks up the story from the popular adventure game Cherry Tree High Comedy Club. The original developer 773 and Nyu Media are working on a full English localization to release once ...
cloudphobia
Created by Rockin' Android
cloudphobia

Don't fear the skies. You're our only hope. cloudphobia is a race against time, boosting through the heavens on a last-ditch mission. Carelessness will not be excused, as avoiding enemies will only lead to the destruction of our ...
Crescent Pale Mist
Created by Rockin' Android
In the beautiful and explosive side-scrolling dimension of Gasyukal, you're Yunou - the only magician powerful enough to control the mysterious and volatile magic known as Pale Mist. Charge into six chapters of non-stop action, twisting and turning through...
Croixleur
Created by Nyu Media
Croixleur
Hack & slash TO VICTORY!

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION
Croixleur is a high-speed, hack-and-slash arcade action game by Japanese indie developer souvenir circ. Gameplay is reminiscent of the the Devil May Cry ser...
DAGEKIO
Created by LukPlus
All directions STG

Shoot and hit!
Counter attack the enemy lined up in one go!
Even to those stubborn enemies which the shot is not effective,
by counter-attacking using the bat, you are able to cause huge damage.
The aim is to...
Deadly Premonition: The Director's Cut
Created by Rising Star Games
“It’s pretty close to perfect” – 10/10, Destructoid

“… a uniquely unforgettable experience” – IGN

“There’s still nothing else quite like it” – Eurogamer

It’s finally happening – the award-winning cult sensation Deadly Premonit...
Diadra Empty
Created by Rockin' Android
Description

Your sister is missing. On the bright side, you have a flying dragon.

Diadra Empty is a free-roaming shoot-'em-up on a grand scale. Take the role of Nyalra and her faithful dragon Minimi in a fantastical quest to save her missi...
Dragons' Odyssey
Created by Exe-Create
Story:
In Vanneth, the world above, and under the direction of God coexist two races charged with the oversight of Kalenthia—or in other words, the world below. These two races are: the Angel Clan, who administer blessings; and the Demon clan, who adminis...
dUpLicity ~Beyond the Lies~
Created by roseVeRte
dUpLicity ~Beyond the Lies~ is the first commercial romance Visual Novel (Otome game) made by roseVeRte.

OFFICIAL SITE & DEMO:

STORY
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Yukina Kudou looks like your normal ...
EF-12 - 3D FTG Maker
Created by PLAYISM
Full Game:
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The full version of EF-12 and English tutorial documentation is available for FREE right now on Playism: .

Watch EF-12 on
...
East Tower Series
Created by roseVeRte
East Tower is a romance comedy mystery visual novel with romancable guys.
(Voices are in Japanese only)
I suggest you to play based on this order: Akio>Takashi>Kuon>Kurenai
*This was formerly a thread for East Tower - Takashi. The page for Ea...
Eryi's Action
Created by Nyu Media
Eryi's Action
The game you'll be dying to beat!

*** Available NOW at GamersGate, Desura.com and from http://eryisaction.com! ***
*** But we'd still like to get on Steam!! Please upvote!! ***
*** See below for a link to the playable demo...
GIGANTIC ARMY
Created by Nyu Media
GIGANTIC ARMY
Side-scrolling mech-shooting bad-assery is BACK!

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION
GIGANTIC ARMY is a heartfelt homage to 16-bit era mech shooters such as Cybernator / Assault Suits Valken, Metal Warriors, and ...
GOCCO OF WAR
Created by peakvox
OVERVIEW
[img=https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/7989552/img/newyear.PNG]

Gocco Of War is a 3rd person comical, action and shooter game.

In this action shooter game you can control your own cute Looking character and fight against ...
Girlish Grimoire Littlewitch Romanesque: Editio Regia
Created by JAST USA
STORY
Welcome to Stella Mundo, a magical world still recovering from the devastation of the Mage War that ended the Age of Towers. Domino, the youngest wizard ever to earn the rank of Archmage, has just begun his study of the ancient Dark Tower, ...
Go! Go! Nippon! ~My First Trip to Japan~
Created by MangaGamer
Get a taste of the foreign travel offered by printed guidebooks.
Enjoy a tour around Japan from the comfort of your own home!

As the game's protagonist, you'll travel to famous Japanese sightseeing spots in the company of a pair of beautiful young sist...
Harmonia
Created by VisualArts
Celebrating the 15th anniversary of Key, creator of CLANNAD, Rewrite and Angel Beats!, we release the English version of our new game, Harmonia! Even before Japan!

<Story>
This is a story from a very, very distant era.
The world has suffered from a ...
Higurashi When They Cry
Created by MangaGamer
*THE ORIGINAL GAME THAT INSPIRED THE MEGA-HIT ANIME SERIES!!


* The 58th year of Shouwa, early summer
It's June, and the summer heat has arrived earlier than it does most years.
By day there are crickets, and by night there are cicadas.

We're in H...
How to Take Off Your Mask
Created by roseVeRte
A new romance fantasy visual novel with a romancable guy (otome game) by roseVeRte.
*Voices are in Japanese only.
Portal Site:
Official Site:


S
...
Ikaruga
Created by TREASURE Co.,Ltd.
Shoot! Dodge! and... Get hit!?

Ikaruga is a vertical shoot 'em up that features an unique polarity-switching gameplay.
Switch the ship's polarity and "get hit and absorb" enemy bullets!
Achieve High Score with the chain bonus!

F...
神楽道中記(KaguraDouchuuki)
Created by Debonosu Works Inc.
『神楽道中記』は巫女を操って妖怪たちと戦う、ローグライクRPGです。
冒険の舞台となるダンジョンはランダムで作られるため、マップや配置される敵、アイテムなど全てが毎回異なり、常に新鮮な気持ちでプレイすることが出来ます。

本作ではプレイヤーキャラはダンジョンに潜る度にレベル1に戻されます(※1)。そのため、いかに強力なアイテムを手に入れるかがポイントとなります。役に立つレアなアイテムを手に入れるため、あなたはより深い層を目指して潜っていくことになります。

魅力的なキャラクタによって綴られる5つの...
くらぶろ改 - Kuraburo Kai -
Created by Mnagare
爽快感に餓えているそんなあなたに「くらぶろ改」です!
今まで無かったブロック崩しを体験できますよ!プレイヤーは任意の方向へ手裏剣を打ち返す事が可能ですし、パワーとタイミングを合わせれば爽快感MAXな貫通弾が発動だ!
また忍術でピンチを回避!いち早いクリアを目指してタイムアタックだ!

こちらで体験版を公開しました!

http://firestorage.com/download/136712052388aca54dc5d0401331e4fd1646e712

是非遊んでみてくださいね!...
LA-MULANA
Created by PLAYISM
Availability: Already available on PLAYISM, GamersGate, and GOG.

Will you fall prey to deadly traps or unravel the secrets of LA-MULANA?

LA-MULANA is an “Archaeological Ruin Exploration Action Game” in which you search inside ancient r...
Libra of the Vampire Princess
Created by MiKandi Japan
"Libra of the Vampire Princess" is Xero's new bishoujo visual novel game being released in Japan on October 30th under their hit label Onomatope.

This fall we will launch a Kickstarter campaign to bring the official English version to the West. Pleas...
Love Language Japanese Year 1 Gentlemen Edition
Created by Papurika.moe
[img]http://nebula.wsimg.com/8847e8d58a8778b45b9b21cfb8e19752?AccessKeyId=9281420A3434E36FAC27&disposition=0&alloworigin=1[/img]
Have you ever thought that gaming and learning makes for the perfect couple? Pack your virtual suitcase and join us in Tokyo f...
MachineCraft
Created by G2CREW
概要
ブロックで組み立てたマシンを持ち寄って見せ合うゲームです
テスト段階ですが、戦闘やレースなどの競技もあります
自動制御用ブロックを使用したり配布されているマシンを改造したりすれば、
手軽にオリジナルマシンを作成できます

クラフト
削れるシャシーブロックと様々な機能をもつパーツブロックにより多彩な形や動きを実現できます
乗用車,バイク,戦車,飛行機,ヘリコプター,宇宙船,戦艦などのスタンダードなマシンだけでなく、
変形ロボ,アーム付き運搬機,動物,...
MahJong Nagomi
Created by Zoo Corporation
"Mah-jong Nagomi" is a mah-jong of a Japanese rule.

The feature of this game is drawing by 3D, and application of minor hand.
Of course, there is a past, general hand, too.
Moreover, Japanese can be switched to an English display by "Config".
The g...
Miko Gakkou Monogatari: Kaede Episode
Created by xinoro
In a world where humans and youkai coexist, uppity second year shrine maiden student Kaede Yamabuki finds herself in a pinch as the winter recess starts. A pair of strange glasses found in the woods leads her to her toughest challenge yet: falling in love....
Miko Gakkou: Second Year
Created by xinoro
Summer is here!

In a world where humans and youkai coexist, the young shrine maidens, now sophomores, Kaede, Sanae and Yuu continue their adventures fighting against mischievous youkai in this fully voiced action rhythm game.

Miko Gakkou: Second Year...
Mind Zero
Created by Akselziys
Mind Zero, the hit dungeon crawler RPG for the PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system, is now eligible for voting up on Project Greenlight! Log onto Steam, vote for the acclaimed game today and see this great game made available to all Steam users!...
Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae
Created by PLAYISM
Availability: Already available on PLAYISM

Demo:
******************************
Try the demo right now:


Full Game:
*...
Muv-Luv (Alternative)
Created by
The Muv-Luv trilogy, the #1 most highly acclaimed Visual Novel of all time is finally having an official English Localization!

Thanks to the fans all over the world for paving the way for us to reach the international audience.

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Muv-Luv (Extra + Unlimited)
Created by
The Muv-Luv trilogy, the #1 most highly acclaimed Visual Novel of all time is finally having an official English Localization!

Thanks to the fans all over the world for paving the way for us to reach the international audience.

---------------...
Muv-Luv photonflowers*
Created by
Muv-Luv Photon Flowers (photonflowers*) and Photon Melodies (photonmelodies♮) are collections of side stories of [url=http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=510918163...
Muv-Luv photonmelodies♮
Created by
Muv-Luv Photon Melodies (photonmelodies♮) and Photon Flowers (photonflowers*) are collections of side stories of [url=http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=510918163...
MYTH-ミス-
Created by Circletempo
MYTH is a highly regarded doujin visual novel with an intricate and
expansive story that contains mystery, horror, and science fiction
elements. Fans of works like 07th Expansion's "Higurashi no Naku Koro ni
-When They Cry-" or KID's "Ever17" will enjoy...
NEO AQUARIUM - The King of Crustaceans -
Created by PLAYISM
This is a competitive 3D shooting game based on crustaceans.

Yes, you read that right.

You get to control unique creatures like lobsters, crabs and barnacles, in a wild water world that exceeds all human sense.

Experience intense battles th...
Ona-Ken! International Free
Created by FruitsJam
This is the adventure game describing unusual days of Nao (the eccentric girl),
Kyo (Nao’s oldest friend), Norika (the classmate of Nao and Kyo) and Mako (the older student).
They never require you to do complicated maneuver,
all you have to do is clic...
One Way Heroics
Created by PLAYISM
Across all dimensions, the only constant is Darkness!
A procedurally generated RPG journey across the multiverse!

Play Now:
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One Way Heroics is currently available for purchase on Playism for just $1.99 ...
PICO PARK
Created by tecopark
http://picoparkgame.com/en/

PICO PARK is a cooperative local multiplay action puzzle game for 2-10 players.

Each level of Pico Park can be cleared when players get the key, unlock the door and all players reach it.
But, every level requires cooperat...
Sacred Tears TRUE
Created by Nyu Media
THE CITY ADVENTURE IS HERE!
Sacred Tears TRUE is a doujin RPG that blends the best of the JRPG genre with innovative and fun game elements, plus high quality art and music in one honest-to-goodness gem of a game.

Please vote YES to...
STEEL STRIDER
Created by Nyu Media
STEEL STRIDER
Run & gun action from the makers of GIGANTIC ARMY, SATAZIUS, and Supercharged Robot VULKAISER!

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION
STEEL STRIDER is the follow up to the acclaimed GIGANTIC ARMY...
Suguri Collection (Suguri + Acceleration of Suguri X-Edition HD)
Created by Rockin' Android
Suguri Collection

Ready, ignition, fight! Over-the-top aerial shoot-’em-up meets in-your-face, one-on-one fighting: this is Suguri Collection!

Suguri Collection includes the original side-scrolling shoot-’em-up, Suguri, as well as Accelerati...
Super Chain Crusher Horizon
Created by Mindware
3200 x 800 x Adrenaline ! Blow away all standards with shooting on a galactic scale !

WILL WORK WITH ONE MONITOR! TWO IS BEST BUT NOT NEEDED!

Here is official web site. Playable demo available.
http://pinball.co.jp/games/SCCH/index_e....
Supercharged Robot VULKAISER
Created by Nyu Media
GO! GO! VULKAIZER!
Supercharged Robot VULKAISER is a 70s giant robot anime-inspired side-scrolling shooter from the creators of SATAZIUS and GIGANTIC ARMY! Pilot the Supercharged Robot VULKAISER and fight with your VulFi...
The Hurricane of the Varstray
The hurricane of the Varstray
This must become the Japanese shooting game without having played so far.
  • Of the very great special attack "BARYON LASER"!
  • An attack to overthrow more than 1000 enemy machines at a time "GR
...
The Legend of Dark Witch
Created by insidesystemgame
<English>
The Legend of Dark Witch is a 2D platform action game.
Zizou can learn new attacks by defeating bosses.
She will need every one of those attacks if she is going to save the world.

-A magical world beautifully depicted through in-game graphi...
The Tale of ALLTYNEX
Created by Nyu Media
Coming June 6th from Nyu Media: English localizations of one of the most revered and respected Japanese shooting game series ever. Brain-transplanted fighter craft, reflective shield technology, and blade-based melee attacks take on [i...
Theo Sophia-Episode Ⅰ:Beyond Good and Evil
Created by PUGNUS
"Theo Sophia-Episode Ⅰ:Beyond Good and Evil" is a work that reformed the before existing standard for novel adventure games.
Walk, explore, and cooperate with the gods in a near-future Japan that creates a world focusing on player personality via a map wi...
Tkl Online 3D
Created by takapi
A long time ago ... ruled by powerful and evil forces that govern darkness,
a continent called "Orbis Terrarum" existed.


This game is that Tkl Online has evolved!
Tkl Online will become the 3D RPG online game!


Tkl Online 3D is for fans of:

...
Tokyo Dark
Created by Cherrymochi
There is an urban legend in Japan that, deep below the sewers of Tokyo, there is a door. All who enter are lost forever...

[img]http://i.imgur.com/G3HmcJ8.png[/img]

Detective Itō`s partner is missing - but what starts as a straightforward ca...
Vampire Hurts
Created by Exe-Create
Story:
Those who live in the world of day under the illumination of the sun are known as humans, while those who rule the world of night under the cloak of shadow are known as vampires. Each race while in seeming opposition to one another, in truth, rely ...
Vanguard Princess
Created by eigoMANGA
Government experiments on a young girl triggered a cosmic shock wave that gifted many young girls with mystical powers. She re-emerges into the world and vows to destroy all of mankind in an act of revenge. A brave group of girls who embraced their powers ...
War of the Human Tanks
War of the Human Tanks is a story driven strategy game with a gameplay reminiscent of Battleship and Chess, featuring a story of war, loyalty, sacrifice and human shaped tanks.
Price: $9.99
Story:
This story takes place in a land v...
Wish -tale of the sixteenth night of lunar month-
Created by Culture Select
Tags: Anime / Visual Novel / Action / Romance / Epic

Check out our kickstarter for a demo of the prologue!
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/305439676/change-localization-by-supporting-culture-select-w/

Have you ever wondered what lies beyond a d...
Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm
Created by Nyu Media
Nyu Media, the Yatagarasu dev team, and 3,585 members of the Fighting Game Community present an original doujin 2D fighting game: Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm!

Yatagarasu Attack on Cataclysm is the 7 year labor of love by 3 former SNK /...
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24 Comments
mohamed amine dghim Apr 27 @ 3:14pm 
Hey bro japanes fresh japanes like always in steam with fresh collection !
It will an honor for me if i see my strategy game attached into your amazing collection , any help or support also will be appreciated , and thanks really much bro in advance
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=905095023
Okay Studios Apr 12 @ 4:43am 
Hello! I was wondering if our game can be added in your collection. What can we do to make it happen?

I'm the developer behind Liberator TD, a tower defense / top down shooter mix. Here's our Steam Greenlight link: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=898434866

Thank you in advance!
Fallen Aeon Apr 8 @ 6:23pm 
Bebop and Tempo is a retro arcade platformer taking inspiration from the many great games on NES with the art, music, and difficulty to match!
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=895362848
Legend Mar 11 @ 9:58am 
Crimson wolf is building on a rpg game. its on greenlight so you can check that out:
https://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=870639338
justin.zwack Feb 28 @ 5:39am 
Koa Bunga
A blood surfing puzzle platformer, developed by a group of 60 students , is currently on greenlight .
If you want to support a group of hardworking students, who try to get into the gaming industry, feel free to check out our greenlight page and you might consider adding it to your list of great games.

Greenlight: http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=870664518
Connor O.R.T. Linning Feb 17 @ 4:20pm 
Hey everybody we've released a new trailer for our anime inspired game Towards The Pantheon along with the launch of our Steam Greenlight campaign, come check it out!
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=864776690
Borokai Dec 8, 2016 @ 12:06pm 
Hi there! The Omega Pattern Free demos for Android and iOS are already released!

Go to http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/updates/809051942 for more details.

If you enjoyed the demo, please add Omega Pattern to this collection and help us to get green light.

Visit http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=809051942

Thank you very much!
KEN1METAL Sep 28, 2016 @ 7:59pm 
This is the jigsaw puzzle game with Japanese landscape videos. If you like it, please add it to your collection!

http://store.steampowered.com/app/514090/
Brodie Feb 29, 2016 @ 1:09pm 
this game (XorceD - Sashiro's Laedrum) is an anime visual novel and would fit good in this collection: https://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=632959575
Bernardolo Feb 10, 2016 @ 3:35pm 
Great group! I've been really inspired by Toriyama's Dr Slump and early Dragon Ball to make the art of Super Red-Hot Hero Are you interested in that kind of style? I would like to know your opinion. Thanks!