Sakura Wars Corner: The Flower Division

Hailing from all over the world and aged anywhere between literal children and highly experienced adults, Sakura Wars' main cast have always been a diverse, interesting, and argumentative bunch. They're all created with a marketable stereotype in mind - the cute one, the sexy one, the serious one - that the stories they inhabit then … Continue reading Sakura Wars Corner: The Flower Division

Sakura Wars Corner: Sakura Wars Online

A Dreamcast "Dramatic Community" release with "Online" in its title sounds about as useful in 2022 as a themed email program that will only show its personalised messages to recipients viewing them through their own copy of the same disc, but Sakura Wars Online (the version shown here is the "Teito Edition", and is fully … Continue reading Sakura Wars Corner: Sakura Wars Online

Sakura Wars Corner: Teigeki Graph in Sakura Wars

Another day, another Sakura Wars fan disc set. This two disc release was the last of the Saturn offerings, and unlike the ones that came before it┬áTeigeki Graph in Sakura Wars is packed with new content and an easy recommendation for any fan of the series, whether they have a back tattoo of the full … Continue reading Sakura Wars Corner: Teigeki Graph in Sakura Wars

Sakura Wars Corner: Sakura Wars vs Atsuki Chishio Ni

You would expect this 2003 PlayStation 2 release of the first Sakura Wars to be a straight transfer of the PC version of the game (which is in itself a nigh-identical to the Dreamcast por- actually, we'd probably call that version a "remaster" these days): The game was already popular, the existing ports were already … Continue reading Sakura Wars Corner: Sakura Wars vs Atsuki Chishio Ni

Sakura Wars Corner: Dating games… without the dating?!

These games with their soft pinks, catchy tunes, and consciously artificial setting of one nice new guy in charge of a bunch of single young women all conveniently living and working under the same roof can only mean one thing - one nice new guy is going to get himself a date! Sakura Wars disagrees. … Continue reading Sakura Wars Corner: Dating games… without the dating?!

Sakura Wars Corner: Sakura Wars Kinematron Hanagumi Mail

There's really not a lot to say about this one; partly due to its inherent mail-ness (as with all the other unplayable in the traditional sense Sakura Wars spinoffs the case and the spine card both make very clear this is mail software), and partly because it just doesn't boot past the publisher/developer logos, not … Continue reading Sakura Wars Corner: Sakura Wars Kinematron Hanagumi Mail