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Zanmataisei Demonbane

斬魔大聖デモンベイン

Titles
斬魔大聖デモンベイン
Zanmataisei Demonbane
Deus Machina Demonbane
斩魔大圣Demonbane
Zhanmodasheng Demonbane
AliasesDemonbane, デモンベイン, Zanma Taisei Demonbane
Play timeLong (40h14m from 30 votes)
DeveloperNITRO PLUS
PublishersNITRO PLUS & Kadokawa Shoten
JAST USA & TLWiki
Zhaohua Xishi Hanhuazu
Relations
Sequel

Kishin Hishou Demonbane

LinksWikipedia (en), Wikipedia (ja), Wikidata, HowLongToBeat, VNStat
Shops» JP¥ 3300 @ DLsite
» US$ 29.95 @ J-List
» US$ 26.99 @ JAST USA
» US$ 92.99 @ PlayAsia
Related anime[DB-ANN] Kishin Houkou Demonbane (OVA, 2004)
[DB-ANN] Kishin Houkou Demonbane (2006) (TV Series, 2006)

Description

Arkham city is a bustling hub of commerce and industry, however Arkham is also a center of eldrich lore: home to Miskatonic University, an institution of higher learning with one of the most complete libraries of arcane literature in the world. In the span of two generations the town was built up to the status of prestige it now commands, an expansion helmed by the Hadou Group, an industrial complex and family dynasty currently run by the young Hadou Ruri. She pursues the peace and prosperity of Arkham diligently, against the forces of darkness threatening to plunge the city, and the world, back into a second dark age. Among the most sinister threats to Arkham City is the evil Black Lodge syndicate. Led by the charismatic Master Therion, his nihilistic outlook shapes the group's destructive goals: with a circle of powerful sorcerers at his command, the potential for sowing chaos in the city is unmatched.

Former Miskatonic University Magic Academy student Daijuuji Kurou knows little of grimoires, but what he does know terrifies him - enough that he left his university life behind, and now practices a failing detective business in the shelter of an orphanage in a quiet corner of Arkham. But just when he thought his Academy past was buried, it catches up with him and pulls him back into the dark shadows of the occult: Hadou Ruri herself appears at his door with an offer he can't refuse. The only way to combat the Black Lodge's growing magical power is to find, and retrieve, a grimoire with the power to activate the mightiest Machina of all: Demonbane. The quest to find this forbidden tome will change Kurou's destiny... forever.

[Taken from the official website]

Anthropomorphized Inanimate Object 3.0 Mecha Combat 3.0 Fighting Protagonist 3.0 Lots of Event CGs 2.9 Pistol Combat 2.9 Cthulhu Mythos 2.9 Protagonist with a Face 2.8 Mecha Pilot ProtagonistS 2.8 Only Virgin Heroines 2.8 Science Fantasy 2.8 Mad Scientist Support Character 2.8 Book Heroine 2.8 Sword Combat 2.8 Magic/ESP Combat 2.7 Protagonist with Partial Voice Acting 2.7 DeitiesS 2.7 Magic 2.7 Heroine with Zettai Ryouiki 2.6 Dual Wielding Pistols 2.6 Heroine with Visible Panties 2.6 Fighting Heroine 2.5 Male Protagonist 2.5 Central Heroine 2.5 SummoningS 2.5 Major Antagonist 2.5 Pre-rendered 3D Backgrounds 2.4 Heroine with Gothic Look 2.4 Alternate DimensionsS 2.4 SuperheroineS 2.4 Poor Protagonist 2.4 Private Detective Protagonist 2.4 Multiple Endings 2.4 Heroine with Glasses 2.4 Nun Heroine 2.4 Ojousama Heroine 2.4 Infinite Spontaneous Power-ups 2.3 Other Perspectives 2.3 Action 2.3 Modern Day Setting in a Fictional World 2.3 Long Sexual Scenes 2.3 Personal Armed Combat 2.2 Secret IdentityS 2.2 Time LoopS 2.2 Romance 2.2 Big Breast Sizes Heroine 2.2 Episodic Story 2.1 ADV 2.1 Duel 2.1 Support Character with Ahoge 2.1 Attempted RapeS 2.1 Terrorism 2.1 Bokukko Heroine 2.0 Combat Capable Friends 2.0 Defloration 2.0 Floating Textbox 2.0 Heroine with Big Breasts 2.0 Huge Insertion 2.0 Life and Death DramaS 2.0 Maid Support Character 2.0 Modern Day United States of America 2.0 Orphan Heroine 2.0 Playtime Counter 2.0 Unavoidable Heroine RapeS 2.0 Unlockable Prologue 2.0 Bad Endings with Story 1.9 Loli Heroine 1.9 Tentacle RapeS 1.9 Adult Protagonist 1.9 Butler Support Character 1.9 Mid-game Videos 1.9 Church 1.8 Unarmed Combat 1.8 Reverse RapeS 1.7 Comedy 1.7 Multiple Route MysteryS 1.7 Unlockable Choices 1.7 Dual Wielding Swords 1.6 Group Sex of One Male and Several FemalesS 1.6 Super Deformed Sprites 1.6 Alchemy 1.6 Time TravelS 1.5 Christian Church 1.5 Love TriangleS 1.5 Ejaculation Choice 1.4 Boobjob 1.4 Slice of Life Comedy 1.4 Adult Heroine 1.3 Futanari Support CharacterS 1.3 Enforced Playing Order 1.2 Religious Organization 1.2 Rain 1.2 Police 1.1 Completely Avoidable NetorareS 1.0 Sexual Content 0.6 Lolicon 0.4

Releases

Japanese (10)
2003-04-2518+Zanmataisei Demonbane
2004-07-0115+Kishin Houkou Demonbane - Regular Edition
2004-07-0115+Kishin Houkou Demonbane Deluxe Pack
2005-08-2618+Zanmataisei Demonbane - DVD Edition
2008-02-0318+Qdemonbane4ons (unofficial)
2009-11-2718+Zanmataisei Demonbane Nitro The Best! Vol.3 - Download Edition
2009-11-2718+Zanmataisei Demonbane Nitro The Best! Vol.3 - Package Edition
2019-04-2615+Kishin Houkou Demonbane - Download Edition
2019-04-2615+Kishin Houkou Demonbane - Nitost Edition
2019-04-2615+Kishin Houkou Demonbane - Package Edition
English (4)
2011-05-1318+Deus Machina Demonbane - Limited Package Edition
2011-05-1918+Deus Machina Demonbane - Download Edition (drm-free)
201118+Deus Machina Demonbane - Voice Patch (unofficial patch)
2022-06-0515+Deus Machina Demonbane: Roar of the Machine God (unofficial patch)
Chinese (simplified) (1)
2017-09-1418+Zhanmodasheng Demonbane (unofficial patch)

Staff

Original edition
  • Artist
  • Nishii
  • Vocals
  • Ikuzawa YuuichiPC OP "HOLY WORLD" and PS2 insert songs "Kishin Houkou! Demonbane!" and "Evil Shine"
  • Itou KanakoRuri and Al Azif ED "Ten'i Yuukyuu", Insert Song "Shadow in the Dark"
  • Ono MasatoshiLeica ED "Shine"
JAST USA's translation
  • Staff
  • LoSsProject leader
  • Staff
  • LoSsProject leader

    Full character list

    Character summary

    Daijuuji KurouProtagonist
    Voiced by Herushii Tarou
    Al AzifMain character
    Voiced by Asamiya Saki
    NyaMain character
    Master TherionMain character
    Voiced by Hikaru
    Leica CrusadeMain character
    Voiced by Motoyama Mina
    Hadou RuriMain character
    Voiced by Akashi Anna
    AugustusSide character
    Voiced by Wakamoto Norio
    WinfieldSide character
    Voiced by Juumonji Hayato
    VespasianusSide character
    Voiced by Hirose Masashi
    EtheldredaSide character
    Voiced by Kanda Rie
    ElsaSide character
    Voiced by Kamimura Hina
    CaligulaSide character
    Voiced by Gouri Daisuke
    ClaudiusSide character
    Voiced by Imai Yuka
    SandalphonSide character
    Voiced by Takihara Shou
    TitusSide character
    Voiced by Nakata Jouji
    TiberiusSide character
    Voiced by Yao Kazuki
    Doctor WestSide character
    Voiced by Prof. Shiryuu
    NeroSide character
    Voiced by Naruse Mia
    MetatronSide character
    Voiced by Kurokawa Nami

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    Zanmataisei Demonbane

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