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Rinkaiten ~Critical Point~

臨界点 ~クリティカル・ポイント~

TitleRinkaiten ~Critical Point~
Original title臨界点 ~クリティカル・ポイント~
LengthMedium (10 - 30 hours)
DeveloperSweet Basil
PublishersSweet Basil
Peach Princess
7-oj volk & Triada
LinksWikipedia (ja), Wikidata, VNStat
Shops» US$ 9.99 @ J-List

Description

In the early 21st century, a sudden shortage of food and energy sparked World War III, a massive conflict that saw the deaths of millions and brought the population of Earth to 15% of its prewar level. Years later, an uneasy calm has descended on humanity, although a state of war still technically exists. Four power blocs that share control of the Moon and the earth, each looking for a weakness they can exploit against the others.

You are Captain Leiji Osumi of the Free Alliance Space Force, formerly a fighter pilot in the War. Your past is haunted by a terrible incident that caused you to change careers, transferring to the top secret intelligence division. When a series of technical problems on the Free Alliance Moon Base D-02 hint at sabotage, you are dispatched to get to the bottom of things, under the cover of "Technical Advisor."

The military learned long ago that women are better adapted to lonely assignments in space, and so the base is staffed almost entirely by females. Arriving at the base, you discover that an inexplicable sexual insanity has gripped its normally professional staff, prompting further investigation. Are these strange occurrences connected with the sabotage somehow? You have to untangle the mystery and get things back on track before one of the other power blocs notices that anything is amiss and tries to attack.

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Future 3.0 Moon 3.0 Secret Identity 3.0 Murder Mystery 2.9 Military 2.9 More Than Seven Endings 2.9 Hard Science Fiction 2.8 Officer Protagonist 2.8 Cyborg Heroine 2.8 Male Protagonist 2.8 Unique Routes 2.8 One True EndS 2.8 Military Base 2.6 Soldier Heroine 2.6 Lots of Choices 2.6 Officer Heroine 2.5 Adult Heroine 2.5 Combat with Firearms 2.5 ADV 2.5 Multiple Endings 2.4 Conspiracy 2.3 No Opening Movie 2.3 No Skip Read Text Option 2.3 Bad Ending(s) 2.3 Co-worker Heroine 2.3 High Amount of Bad Endings 2.2 Robot HeroineS 2.1 Journalist Heroine 2.1 Soldier Protagonist 2.1 Heroine with Glasses 2.1 Adult Protagonist 2.0 Avoidable Death of Heroine 2.0 Avoidable Death of Protagonist 2.0 Branching Plot 2.0 Chinese Heroine 2.0 Defloration 2.0 Detective Work 2.0 Dojikko Heroine 2.0 Drug UseS 2.0 Early Branching Plot 2.0 Early Sexual Content 2.0 Genius Heroine 2.0 Graphic Violence 2.0 Hacker Heroine 2.0 Heroine with a Fang 2.0 Heroine with Pubic Hair 2.0 Multiple Route Mystery 2.0 No Auto Function 2.0 No "Keep Voice on Click" Option 2.0 Non-human Heroine 2.0 No Quick Save/Load 2.0 Panchira 2.0 Promiscuity 2.0 Protagonist with Sexual Experience 2.0 Single Blowjob 2.0 Spontaneous Sex Scenes 2.0 Personal Armed Combat 1.9 Protagonist's Kouhai as a Heroine 1.8 Bleep Censor 1.8 Game Over 1.8 Rape Involving DrugsS 1.8 Non-heroine Only Unavoidable Rape 1.7 Doggy Style 1.7 Suspense 1.7 Thriller 1.7 Violence 1.7 Romance 1.6 Crippled Protagonist 1.5 Cyborg ProtagonistS 1.5 Heroine with Multiple Personalities 1.5 Orekko Heroine 1.5 Robots 1.5 Sex Involving DrugsS 1.5 Bloody Scenes 1.4 Bad Endings with Story 1.3 Death of HeroineS 1.3 Group Sex of One Male and Several Females 1.3 Missionary Position 1.3 Bondage 1.3 Sexual Content 1.2 Airhead Heroine 1.0 Anal Sex 1.0 BDSM 1.0 Children EndingS 1.0 Comedy 1.0 Cowgirl 1.0 Deredere Heroine 1.0 Dirty Talk 1.0 Energetic Heroine 1.0 Flashback 1.0 Food Discussions 1.0 Hacking 1.0 Hair Pulling (Sexual) 1.0 Heroine with Bodystocking 1.0 Heroine with Latex 1.0 Heroine with Sexual Experience 1.0 High Sexual Content 1.0 Homicide 1.0 Joke EndingsS 1.0 Knife/Dagger Combat 1.0 Lesbian Sex 1.0 Metal Bondage 1.0 Mind ControlS 1.0 Mouth Gag 1.0 Mystery 1.0 Parting EndingS 1.0 Perverted Heroine 1.0 Pissing 1.0 Politics 1.0 Proactive Protagonist 1.0 Protagonist with Psychological Problems 1.0 Quickie Fix Position 1.0 Sexual CorruptionS 1.0 Side Character Having Sex with Others 1.0 Side Character Rape by Others 1.0 Sixty-nine 1.0 Standing Sex 1.0 SuicideS 1.0 Tribadism 1.0 Unavoidable Rape by Others 1.0 Vaginal Fingering 1.0 Space Station 0.9 Dark Skinned Characters 0.6 Female DominationS 0.2

Releases

Japanese (3)
1998-07-2418+Rinkaiten -Critical point- First Press Special Edition
1998-07-2418+Rinkaiten -Critical point- Regular Edition
2000-09-1418+Rinkaiten ~Critical point~ Memorial Selection
English (3)
2002-0318+Critical Point - Regular Edition
2002-0318+Critical Point - Limited Collector's Edition (unofficial)
2008-0718+Critical Point - Download Edition
Russian (2)
200218+Critical Point (unofficial)
200418+Critical Point (unofficial)

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Character summary

Osumi LeijiProtagonist
Carla BenedictMain character
Voiced by Yamada Yoshiko
Elise TriadMain character
Voiced by Nishino Arisu
Jackie KaminskiMain character
Julietta ThorndikeMain character
Voiced by Marina
Lai WongMain character
Voiced by Shirai Ayano
Maretta DiasMain character
Voiced by Yamabuki Kotori
Monica BrownMain character
Voiced by Umeda Momo
Shinozuka ReikoMain character
Voiced by Kimura Mariko

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Critical Point - Regular Edition

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