How-do? Okaeri or not?

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#1 by fonmaster
2015-02-25 at 05:42
Hey Y'all I got a hankerin' for some familial lovin' but I was wondering if the remake is worth it over the original. Which do y'all druther play?
#2 by usasoldiern
2015-02-25 at 07:20
I've read through the original a few years ago and thought it was really good. I'll warn you, though, it's rather light on the sex instead focusing on the relationships between the three lead characters.

Okaeri has voice acting, so that's probably why I'll go for this version now. If that isn't a big deal then I guess go by whichever version has your preferred artstyle?
#3 by kilicool64
2015-02-25 at 09:06
@2 I thought JAST's release of Okaeri has an option to switch to the old art.
#4 by usasoldiern
2015-02-25 at 17:48
@3

It does? If so, that's great.
#5 by dilworks
2015-02-27 at 22:46
Just wondering... if you already bought the original release, is there any free upgrade option to Okaeri? Or at least a discount?

Not that I'm THAT interested into... replaying it. Oh, the pain~
#6 by encrypted12345
2015-02-28 at 02:26
Well, you could mail JAST. I doubt it though, how long ago did you buy it?
#7 by dilworks
2015-03-04 at 22:46
I bought it on late 2011 (and played it somewhere around mid-2012). Well, I'll write them, I guess... but first I'll have to figure out what the hell happened to my account since they migrated their site platform.
#8 by sanahtlig
2015-03-06 at 07:49
So JAST is bundling Kana Okaeri with...Sensei 2?
link

Did they take a dildo to the frontal lobe or something?
#9 by beliar
2015-03-06 at 07:56
Ain't Kana and Sensei 2 drawn by the same artist? I think I heard something like that. It might have influenced their decision. And Sensei 2 is the best nukige Jast has ever released, thus this bundle contains two whole games of good quality, unlike some other bundles (r24356).

Still, I think Private Nurse would have been a better choice thematically.
#10 by tyr
2015-03-06 at 14:13
And Sensei 2 is the best nukige Jast has ever released, thus this bundle contains two whole games of good quality
Someone with good taste on vndb? I never thought I'd live to see this day! :)

So yeah, thematically it's an odd choice, but you get two good games so people should really stop complaining.
#11 by tyr
2015-03-14 at 15:05
Kana does not have the old artwork, mainly because the guy who promised to make a patch for us bugged out and stopped replying to our emails.
Damn, I wish someone had warned me. Didn't know this until I read this just now. Peter always assured us that there would be the old art available and I believed him ... and now it's not.
Without the old CGs it's completely unplayable for me. Don't want to ruin my beautiful memories with this bland moeblob artstyle.
#12 by encrypted12345
2015-03-14 at 20:12
^Kana's honestly not that bad. You should see how they remade Family Project.

Anyways, they should give you the option of downloading the old version if nothing else.Last modified on 2015-03-14 at 20:13
#13 by jeffreymgibson
2015-03-27 at 10:34
Does this one have any new endings? Or is it the same endings. I never cared for the endings. Even the good ending wasn't that happy.
#14 by surferdude
2015-03-27 at 18:34
Same endings.
#15 by eacil
2015-05-08 at 08:00
I am hacking that thread just to say that updating covers should be forbidden or with the utmost justification other than "I just wanted to increment my edit counter lol" or "it's new!" and that remake cover failed at the test. It's pretty ugly and when I saw her instead of the previous one, I caught a concussion. But like I am not a total douche who likes to edit editing of someone else, I am asking if I am the only one here who think that, even if, I know, the previous one was far to be clean.
#16 by wakaranai
2015-05-08 at 10:33
i vote for previous too, remake visuals suck balls, there was no urgency to update cover.
#17 by venomg3
2015-05-08 at 11:36
disagree old artwork made my eyes bleed and kept me away from this one, Okaeri brings it up to a tolerable level.
#18 by surferdude
2015-05-08 at 12:04
Instead of arguing about the cover, I think it would be better if someone replaced 5 of the screenshots with ones from the remake to show how the new visuals look like.
#19 by tyr
2015-05-09 at 23:15
Not only did he replace the cover, he also replaced all the characters with the new art. Disgusting.
#20 by venomg3
2015-05-09 at 23:20
all I can say to that is,
someone really does need to do wat suferdude said and replace some of those screenshots as they now look completely out of place with cover and characters replacedLast modified on 2015-05-10 at 00:12
#21 by john579
2015-09-27 at 15:33
By any chance does anyone have a gamesave of this I can have please? I found one on google for the old kana and apparently it did not workLast modified on 2015-09-27 at 16:29
#22 by shazbut
2016-08-02 at 18:36
Original all the way

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