Tag: Metafiction

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External attributes of the VN (such as it being a work of fiction, or a computer program, or a 2D representation on a screen, or being influenced by a player, etc.) are themselves relevant to the plot of the VN. This may range from just regularly breaking the fourth wall to more subtle plot constructions.

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Self-aware plot
Self-referential plot

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Score Title Released Popularity Rating
3.0
Anne Visual   2019-02-020.035.20 (3)
3.0
Best Romance Game Ever    2017-04-010.055.28 (5)
3.0
Bron's Quest    2016-09-160.015.35 (2)
3.0
Chop Chop Fruit salad Mystery Jam DokiDoki Dating Sim THingy    2014-04-060.566.01 (43)
3.0
Copper Pancake Calcification  2014-06-100.045.38 (10)
3.0
Date (Almost) Anything   2017-01-050.115.27 (10)
3.0
Fetch Quest    2019-04-050.055.40 (3)
3.0
How Visual Novels Changed My Life      2014-04-070.425.56 (27)
3.0
<Idol to Manabu> Onna no Ko no Tame no Fellatio Kouza  2011-09-280.025.22 (2)
3.0
I, Miku    2014-04-010.285.30 (15)
3.0
Isogashii Hito no Tame no Koumakyou Extra   2009-08-150.325.77 (22)
3.0
John Cena's Sexy High School Adventure!!! 2    2015-07-150.145.25 (16)
3.0
Lemma Ten    2013-03-200.245.46 (9)
3.0
Marijuana "The Truth"        2012-03-310.344.13 (51)
3.0
Mary Mary    2013-09-050.145.10 (7)
3.0
Merry X’mas you, for your closed world, and you…  2010-01-190.045.28 (5)
3.0
MP ~Maid promotion master~  2007-02-230.175.67 (11)
3.0
Puppy Love 3: Wild West Side Story    2014-02-140.045.44 (1)
3.0
Puppy Love: Tonight's the Night  2012-09-280.065.51 (5)
3.0
Save The Date    2013-05-271.206.21 (105)
3.0
Spectra    2019-03-080.085.49 (5)
3.0
Suisenka  2005-05-270.335.89 (14)
3.0
The Most Offensive Game Ever      2009-07-120.174.31 (26)
3.0
The Petty Parody    2011-02-040.055.15 (3)
3.0
Trianthology ~Sanmenkyou no Kuni no Alice~  2016-08-310.255.79 (19)
3.0
Visual Eulogy    2013-03-310.075.20 (3)
3.0
Who Am I? The Let's Play Disaster    2017-12-050.000.00 (0)
3.0
Witches & Woodlands    2010-01-021.267.26 (104)
2.9
Forest    2004-02-137.457.39 (524)
2.9
Real Imouto ga Iru Ooizumi-kun no Baai    2010-05-283.197.00 (225)
2.8
Umineko no Naku Koro ni Chiru             2009-08-1539.278.74 (3464)
2.8
Once on a Windswept Night     2016-10-311.126.16 (65)
2.8
Daibanchou -Big Bang Age-    2003-12-1914.237.43 (1168)
2.8
Hate Plus      2013-08-194.037.10 (408)
2.8
Umineko no Naku Koro ni Hane        2011-12-312.406.43 (276)
2.7
Kusoge      2015-08-171.316.20 (117)
2.7
Muted: The Never   2014-10-240.054.93 (8)
2.7
[redacted] Life    2016-04-140.385.45 (23)
2.7
Second Novel ~ Kanojo no Natsu, 15fun no Kioku~  2010-07-290.506.22 (22)
2.7
S.Y.T.Y.W.T.M.A.V.N.    2011-08-020.465.33 (37)
2.7
Tsukihime: Fool's Errand  2009-04-011.075.62 (146)
2.5
48 Hours per Second     2013-01-300.044.71 (8)
2.5
Akaneiro ni Somaru Saka      2007-07-272.897.00 (195)
2.5
Carmilla    2018-07-240.095.51 (5)
2.5
Enbou no Felshis ~Horizon of the Earth and Sky~  2010-07-300.626.34 (26)
2.5
Hatoful Kareshi HolidayStar            2011-12-292.066.98 (195)
2.5
I Can't Believe These Characters Are So Terrible!  2012-02-070.384.95 (44)
2.5
M ~Onee-chan no Shuuchuu Chiryou!~  2009-04-240.235.18 (14)
2.5
Steins;Gate Hen'i Kuukan no Octet      2011-10-282.396.34 (277)
2.5
Summer Found Me      2012-09-220.956.16 (65)