Akai Ito

アカイイト

Akai Ito

TitleAkai Ito
Original titleアカイイト
Aliasesakaiito
LengthMedium (10 - 30 hours)
LinksWikipedia, Encubed
DeveloperSuccess
Publishers HAMSTER Corporation & Success
 Seikuu Network
Relations
Same series
Aoishiro

Description

To arrange the inheritance because of the loss of her mother, Kei Hatō heads for her fathers house in Hemizuka. In the train on the way there, Kei has a mysterious dream of a huge tree and a woman who seems to be lost in sadness. In the land of Hemizuka, Kei learns the secret concealed in her own blood through various meeting with an Oni Slayer, a friend of her late mother, a young girl accompanied by a white fox, and even the mysterious girl from her dreams.

[From Wikipedia]

Releases

 Japanese
2004-08-1915+  Akai Ito - Trial EditionFreewareCommercialInternet downloadCustomized to run on Windows. Features backlog, music, voices and ability to save.  
2004-10-2115+  Akai ItoNon-freeCommercial1 DVD  
2005-10-2715+  Akai Ito (SuperLite 2000 re-release)Non-freeCommercial1 DVD  
2013-10-1615+  Akai ItoFully voicedNon-freeCommercial1280x720Internet downloadDigital download release on the PlayStation Store (Japan & Asia only) for PlayStation 3.
Released under the PlayStation 2 Archive label by Hamster Corporation.

Download Size: 3945MB
Video: NTSC, 480p, 720p
Audio: Linear PCM 2ch  
 English
201015+  Akai ItoFreewareCommercialInternet downloadAvailable as a text only version on the website designed to be read alongside the visual novel.

Since many links there are not working (therefore reading of the novel can't be completed) -- link to old site can be useful: http://digitalmedia.arts.ufl.edu/~kmcgo/Akaiito/  
2013-05-2115+  Akai Ito - Trial AFreewareCommercial640x480Internet downloadThis trial is based on PS2 Yumei patch released in 2011.
* Runs in Western locale
* Runs only in Windowed Mode
* Not TLC'd, unedited translation
* A lot of UI elements were not translated
* CGs/splashscreens were left untranslated (where applicable)
* No OP movie.  
2016-03-1415+  Akai Ito (beta) (patch)FreewareInternet downloadCovers the full Zohar's website translation (≈88 % of the game text).

Patch can be downloaded here.  
 Chinese
2013-11-0215+   Hongxian (patch)FreewareInternet downloadSimplified Chinese translation by AUGUST中文化委员会  

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Character summary

Protagonist Hatou Kei
Voiced by Matsuki Miyu
Main character Asama Sakuya
Voiced by Sanada Asami
Main character Nozomi
Main character Senba Uzuki
Voiced by Watanabe Akeno
Main character Wakasugi Tsuzura
Voiced by Kugimiya Rie
Main character Yumei
Voiced by Minaguchi Yuuko
Side character Mikage
Side character Nushi

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Ranking

Popularity: ranked #1892 with a score of 0.86

Bayesian rating: ranked #335 with a rating of 7.25

Screenshots

 Akai Ito - Trial Edition

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