A boy who died on a stormy night
the brother who doesn't read his letters
the friends in the haunted dormitory
and the new teacher, who doesn't know anything...
A 2010 mystery Visual Novel
made by the amateur group TARHS.
This game provides examples of
- Affectionate Nickname: Haruto is "Harutan," Renji is "RenRen," Saki is "Sacchan," and Akihiro is "Kaya-san."
- Kentarou's nicknames for everyone might also count for this...
- Beware the Nice Ones: Miharu, Akihiro
- Big Screwed-Up Family: Akihiro was being abused by his older brother for several years. His family didn't bother to do anything to stop it until his brother poked his eye out.
- Bitch in Sheep's Clothing: Seiji.
- Break the Cutie: Makihara-sensei. Though to be honest, he's already somewhat broken due to the events before the game's intro.
- Chekhov's Gun: The Neversista Key. It doesn't do much...AT FIRST.
- Downer Ending: In the "Tinker Bell" ending, Makihara and Miharu bond over cooking and then Miharu poisons himself.
- Dramatic Ellipsis: This is a visual novel, after all.
- Fairytale Motifs: Peter Pan, Pinnochio, and more!
- Heterosexual Life-Partners: Renji and Saki.
- Keet: Miharu.
- Megane: Kaya.
- The Nicknamer: Miharu, of course.
- Teens Are Monsters: Tying up, confining, and torturing a grown man? Check.
- The Woobie: Oh geez, EVERYONE, but especially Makihara and Miharu.