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''Song of Memories'' is a VisualNovel with light RPG elements created by Pure Wish and released on the UsefulNotes/Playstation4 in Japan in April of 2017 and a release published by [=PQube=] for the US and EU in February of 2019.

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''Song of Memories'' is a VisualNovel with light RPG elements created by Pure Wish and released on the UsefulNotes/Playstation4 UsefulNotes/PlayStation4 in Japan in April of 2017 and a release published by [=PQube=] for the US and EU in February of 2019.

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* JerkAss: Pretty much all of the gymnastics team except for Yuno. [[spoiler:They lead new potential team members on a SnipeHunt to string them along only to reject them anyway (only Satsuki's interference saved Yuno's chance to actually join). Then, when Yuno becomes the star and helps start making the team famous, the rest of the members are instead jealous and indirectly take it out on Yuno by bullying her biggest fan to the point of her being DrivenToSuicide]].


* SliceOfLife: The first half of the game follows Minato's routine as he hangs out with various friends and builds relationships with the chosen heroine.

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* SliceOfLife: The first half of the game follows Minato's routine as he hangs out with various friends and builds relationships with the chosen heroine.heroine.
* WorldOfBuxom: Outside of Satsuki and occasionally Kanon, everyone has a massive chest. Natsume and certain [=CGs=] take this UpToEleven by giving characters GagBoobs.


''Song of Memories'' is a VisualNovel with light RPG elements created by Pure Wish and released on the UsefulNotes/Playstation4 in Japan in April of 2017 and a release published by [=PQube=] for the US and EU in February of 2018.

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''Song of Memories'' is a VisualNovel with light RPG elements created by Pure Wish and released on the UsefulNotes/Playstation4 in Japan in April of 2017 and a release published by [=PQube=] for the US and EU in February of 2018.
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* FaceHeelTurn: Happens with [[spoiler:Akira]] at the start of her route. This is dropped immediately after and only seems to happen to give Minato a reason to distrust her.


* FaceHeelTurn: Happens with [[spoiler:Akira]] at the start of her route. This is dropped immediately after and only seems to happen to give Minato a reason to distrust her.



* ParanoiaFuel: Rampant InUniverse as [[spoiler:the pandemic breaks out as people 1. Don't know who may be infected even after learning the virus only affects women. 2. Don't know exactly how the virus is transmitted. 3. When women who are infected will either die or go berserk]].

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* ParanoiaFuel: Rampant InUniverse as [[spoiler:the pandemic breaks out as people 1. Don't know who may be infected even after (provided they do, as some routes don't have anyone discover this knowledge) learning the virus only affects women. 2. Don't know exactly how the virus is transmitted. 3. When women who are infected will either die or go berserk]].



* SlidingScaleOfCynicismVsIdealism: Varies greatly depending on the route, making it feel as if the game has a ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo''-style design where each person writes their route independent of the other writers. This can be seen by comparing Akira's true ending to Satsuki's, as Akira has [[spoiler:Dream 4 You revert the transformations of Natsume, Satsuki, and Yuno through the PowerOfLove, and kill the virus off for good.]] Satsuki has [[spoiler:Minato attempt to revert the transformations of Fuuka, Yuno, and Kanon and fail to do so, putting him in the hospital and not functioning at all due to the shock of ultimately killing his family and childhood friend.]] Even the choices to ''get'' the true ending fall on the opposite ends of the spectrum. Akira's has you [[spoiler:decide to destroy the virus to save everyone]] and Satsuki's has you [[spoiler:vow to save specifically her from the infection, rather than saying you'll save everyone.]]
* RhythmGame: Fighting in battle involves pressing specific buttons in time to the music to strengthen [=D4U=]'s attacks.

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* SchoolFestival: Takes place on the last day of October, and is a combination of both a culture and athletics festival. Also the day everything goes wrong and the outbreak starts.
* SlidingScaleOfCynicismVsIdealism: Varies greatly depending on the route, making it feel as if the game has a ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo''-style design where each person writes their route independent of the other writers. This can be seen by comparing Akira's true ending to Satsuki's, as Akira has [[spoiler:Dream 4 You revert the transformations of Natsume, Satsuki, and Yuno through the PowerOfLove, and kill the virus off for good.]] Satsuki has [[spoiler:Minato attempt to revert the transformations of Fuuka, Yuno, and Kanon and fail to do so, putting him in the hospital and not functioning at all due to the shock of ultimately killing his family and childhood friend. While Satsuki is cured, the virus is spreading far faster than it was before.]] Even the choices to ''get'' the true ending fall on the opposite ends of the spectrum. Akira's has you [[spoiler:decide to destroy the virus to save everyone]] and Satsuki's has you [[spoiler:vow to save specifically her from the infection, rather than saying you'll save everyone.]]
* RhythmGame: Fighting in battle involves pressing specific buttons in time to the music to strengthen [=D4U=]'s attacks. Although calling it a game may be too generous with how low effort it is.


* LighterAndSofter: Akira's route is surprisingly this, showing the good of humanity and having Ratom take an active role in helping. Her true ending even [[spoiler:has all non-Kanon heroines recover from their transformation and has everyone cured instantly.]] The sheer contrast between some other routes makes it feel as if the game has a ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo''-style design where each person writes their route independent of the other writers.

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* LighterAndSofter: Akira's route is surprisingly this, showing the good of humanity and having Ratom take an active role in helping. Her true ending even [[spoiler:has all non-Kanon heroines recover from their transformation and has everyone cured instantly.]] The sheer contrast between some other routes makes it feel as if the game has a ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo''-style design where each person writes their route independent of the other writers.]]


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* SlidingScaleOfCynicismVsIdealism: Varies greatly depending on the route, making it feel as if the game has a ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo''-style design where each person writes their route independent of the other writers. This can be seen by comparing Akira's true ending to Satsuki's, as Akira has [[spoiler:Dream 4 You revert the transformations of Natsume, Satsuki, and Yuno through the PowerOfLove, and kill the virus off for good.]] Satsuki has [[spoiler:Minato attempt to revert the transformations of Fuuka, Yuno, and Kanon and fail to do so, putting him in the hospital and not functioning at all due to the shock of ultimately killing his family and childhood friend.]] Even the choices to ''get'' the true ending fall on the opposite ends of the spectrum. Akira's has you [[spoiler:decide to destroy the virus to save everyone]] and Satsuki's has you [[spoiler:vow to save specifically her from the infection, rather than saying you'll save everyone.]]


* {{Bowdlerize}}: The US version changed nearly all instances of "school" to "academy" and none of the characters' actual ages are mentioned to make everyone appear as college/high school students rather than high/middle school students.

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* {{Bowdlerize}}: The US version changed nearly all instances of "school" to "academy" and none of the characters' actual ages are mentioned to make everyone appear as college/high school students rather than high/middle school students. Considering Fuuka is as young as 14 or 15, this was presumably done due to age of consent issues.



* LighterAndSofter: Akira's route is surprisingly this, showing the good of humanity and having Ratom take an active role in helping. Her true ending even [[spoiler:has all non-Kanon heroines recover from their transformation and has everyone cured instantly.]]

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* LighterAndSofter: Akira's route is surprisingly this, showing the good of humanity and having Ratom take an active role in helping. Her true ending even [[spoiler:has all non-Kanon heroines recover from their transformation and has everyone cured instantly.]]]] The sheer contrast between some other routes makes it feel as if the game has a ''VisualNovel/KatawaShoujo''-style design where each person writes their route independent of the other writers.


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* ProductPlacement: Dream 4 U is an actual thing.


* BlindIdiotTranslation: Not the main game as a whole - despite having a typo every few minutes or the occasional incorrect name as it doesn't harm the narrative - but the translations for the Album/Options menu options are definitely this.

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** Satsuki's true ending has [[spoiler:Fuuka, Kanon, and Yuno be killed by Minato in quick succession, which causes him to go into shock and ultimately forget the events of the route because of the trauma. It ends with him finally recovering from it, though it's unclear if he actually consciously remembers anything.]]
* BlindIdiotTranslation: Not the main game as a whole - despite having a typo every few minutes or the occasional incorrect name as it doesn't harm the narrative - but the translations for the Album/Options menu options are definitely this. The dates for the second half are also listed wrong in the load screen, advancing one day per date change even when the narrative makes it obvious that up to even months passed by.


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* LighterAndSofter: Akira's route is surprisingly this, showing the good of humanity and having Ratom take an active role in helping. Her true ending even [[spoiler:has all non-Kanon heroines recover from their transformation and has everyone cured instantly.]]


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* OffModel: Some characters have rather...inconsistent breast sizes.


Minato Kanishiro is a 2nd-year student at Ouka Academy in the small town of Utanami where he lives alone with his younger sister, Fuuka, after their parents died in a plane crash two years prior. He's learned that his childhood friend, Kanon Hiiragi, who has spent years in various hospitals both overseas and in Japan, is doing well enough to return home for a while. However, as he parents also died in an accident, she has no home to return to, so the Kanishiros invite her to live with them.

While unpacking Kanon's belongings into her room, Minato discovers a strange device called a Dream App containing a program wherein five AI-controlled idol singers named "Dream 4 U" ([=D4U=]) appear and promise to fight for Minato if he's ever in danger. That declaration holds true shortly thereafter when Minato and all of his friends are attacked by a strange monster shortly after Kanon's welcome party in a local park, where [=D4U=] is able to destroy it with their song.

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Minato Kanishiro is a 2nd-year student at Ouka Academy in the small town of Utanami Utanami, where he lives alone with his younger sister, Fuuka, sister Fuuka after their parents died in a plane crash two years prior. He's learned He learns that his childhood friend, friend Kanon Hiiragi, who has spent years in various hospitals both overseas and in Japan, is doing well enough to return home for a while. However, as he her parents also died in an accident, she has no home to return to, so the Kanishiros invite her to live with them.

While unpacking Kanon's belongings into her room, belongings, Minato discovers a strange device called a Dream App containing App, which contains a program wherein five AI-controlled idol singers named "Dream 4 U" ([=D4U=]) appear and promise to fight for Minato if he's ever in danger. That declaration holds true shortly thereafter when Minato and all of his friends are attacked by a strange monster shortly after Kanon's welcome party in a local park, where [=D4U=] is able to destroy it with their song.


* BlindIdiotTranslation: Not the main game as a whole- despite having the occasional typo or incorrect name as it doesn't harm the narrative- but the translations for the Album/Options menu options are definitely this.

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* BlindIdiotTranslation: Not the main game as a whole- whole - despite having a typo every few minutes or the occasional typo or incorrect name as it doesn't harm the narrative- narrative - but the translations for the Album/Options menu options are definitely this.


* DownerEnding: Most of the Normal Endings involve [[spoiler:Minato having to MercyKill the heroine he fell in love with, resulting in a HeroicBSoD he never truly recovers from. Natsume's is the main exception]].

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* DownerEnding: Most of the Normal Endings involve [[spoiler:Minato having to MercyKill the heroine he fell in love with, resulting in a HeroicBSoD HeroicBSOD he never truly recovers from. Natsume's is the main exception]].


* ApocalypseHow: Class 0 if the Pandemic breaks out. [[spoiler:Implied to escalate to at least a Class 3 in the Bad endings]].



* SliceOfLife: The first half of the game follows Minato's routine as he hangs out with various friends and builds relationships with the chosen heroine.
* ZombieApocalypse: [[spoiler:If the pandemic breaks out as more and more people are infected by the X-Virus and turn into Neomen]].

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* SliceOfLife: The first half of the game follows Minato's routine as he hangs out with various friends and builds relationships with the chosen heroine.
* ZombieApocalypse: [[spoiler:If the pandemic breaks out as more and more people are infected by the X-Virus and turn into Neomen]].
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* SeriousBusiness: The girls joining the scavenger hunt in "The Sports Festival" bonus event for the sake of the Accounting Club's ''legendary'' double-cream doughnuts!


* SliceOfLife: The first half of the game follows Minato's routine as he hangs out with various friends and builds relationships with the chosen heroine.

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* SliceOfLife: The first half of the game follows Minato's routine as he hangs out with various friends and builds relationships with the chosen heroine.heroine.
* ZombieApocalypse: [[spoiler:If the pandemic breaks out as more and more people are infected by the X-Virus and turn into Neomen]].

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