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A note about blurry textures…and a bug-fixing build!

A note about blurry textures…and a bug-fixing build!

Hey! Does Yandere Simulator look super blurry when you play it? That’s because you selected low-resolution textures when you launched the game! Do you want Yandere Simulator’s textures to be crisp and clear? Then, DO NOT choose low-resolution textures when you launch the game! (I recommend playing with shadows disabled, because shadows currently make the […]

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May 19th Bug-Fixing Build

May 19th Bug-Fixing Build

Today’s update is very simple; it’s just a very minor bug-fixing build, with a couple of small improvements. Scroll down past this phenomenal illustration by Ologica to read a list of everything that changed in the latest build! Fixes, Changes, Improvements If a student witnesses something disturbing (like a murder or a corpse) and screams […]

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The Curious Case of Kokona Haruka

The Curious Case of Kokona Haruka

Sorry for the wait! Here’s the latest video. This is another “tying up loose ends” video; a video where I discuss a lot of subjects that I’ve always wanted to talk about, but never had a reason to bring up in the past.

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New Video Coming Soon

New Video Coming Soon

UPDATE #2, May 17th 12:00 Midnight: Video’s done. Almost ready to upload it; just going to check for errors first. Sorry it took so long. Ran into a lot of problems. UPDATE: The video is going to be about 15 minutes long. So far, 10 minutes have been produced. The video will most likely be […]

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May 11th Bug-Fixing Build

May 11th Bug-Fixing Build

I’ve got a new build ready, with some bug-fixes and a few miscellaneous improvements. Scroll down below this beautiful artwork by Kimburrlee to see a list of everything that is new in the latest build! Fixes, Changes, Additions Fixed bug that would cause the Murder-Suicide animation to not play properly if the victim was splashed […]

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What does YandereDev do all day?

What does YandereDev do all day?

“Why isn’t Osana done yet?” The short answer is, “Because I’m responsible for a lot of other things beside Osana, and sometimes I don’t have time to work on Osana.” The long answer would be to elaborate about all of the other aspects of this project that require my attention. That’s what I’m going to […]

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Let’s Examine Persona – Part 2

Let’s Examine Persona – Part 2

The second half of my “Let’s Examine Persona” series is ready! You can watch it below! Yesterday, I said that I’d make a blog post about Osana today. However, I feel like there’s something more important that I need to discuss. I’ll talk about Osana tomorrow. Here’s what I want to talk about today…

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Let’s Examine Persona – Part 1

Let’s Examine Persona – Part 1

On July 1st 2015, I released a video titled “Let’s Examine Natsuiro High School“. This was intended to be the first video in a series that would examine numerous games that are comparable to Yandere Simulator, and examine features that could benefit Yandere Sim. I wanted to make tons of videos like that, but I […]

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New Build Now, New Video Soon (UPDATED)

New Build Now, New Video Soon (UPDATED)

5/4 12:15 AM PST EDIT: Wow, my latest video project took a looooot longer than expected! It’s almost finished, though. I’ll upload the first part later today, and the second part tomorrow. I’m very sorry for the long wait! 5/2 7:10 PM PST EDIT: Part 1 is finished. It’s 13 minutes and 45 seconds long! […]

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Happy Easter! (Also, a re-uploaded video.)

Happy Easter! (Also, a re-uploaded video.)

It’s very late in the day (and in most timezones, easter is already over) but I still wanted to say: Happy Easter, everyone! I hope that you had a wonderful day! Check out this absolutely adorable illustration from Amyuune, featuring Yandere-chan and Amai dressed up as two super-cute bunnygirls! On a completely unrelated note… Unfortunately, […]

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Character Model Discussion and a Minor Game Update

Character Model Discussion and a Minor Game Update

I’ve made progress on Osana, but not enough progress to make a whole video about her just yet. During these periods of time when I’m not yet ready to show you the next big feature, I will instead be making videos about various subjects related to the game’s development. That’s the kind of video you’re […]

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April 10th Bug-Fixing Build

April 10th Bug-Fixing Build

There were so many changes in the previous build of the game that some new bugs were created. I’ve created a new build that fixes many of the bugs that popped up in the previous one! Scroll down past this utterly badass artwork by Eisjon to see the changes in the latest build! Fixes and […]

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Yandere Simulator videos translated into other languages

Yandere Simulator videos translated into other languages

Some multilingual fans of Yandere Simulator have been gracious enough to translate my YouTube videos for non-English-speaking fans. In this blog post, I will keep a list of YouTube channels that translate my videos, so that non-English-speaking fans will be able to follow the development of the game. This list will grow over time; I […]

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Kuudere Simulator 3

Kuudere Simulator 3

Two years ago, a game was released that changed the world. One year ago, the sequel was released, and raised the bar for video games everywhere. And now, today, the long-awaited third game in the series has finally been released. Sell Breath of the Wild. Cancel your pre-order for Persona 5. You don’t need any […]

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Male Rival Introduction Video

Male Rival Introduction Video

I plan to upload two videos today. Here’s the first one! The artwork for this video was illustrated by Koumi-Senpai! She has drawn a LOT of gender-swapped Yandere Simulator artwork, so please check out her work if you’d like to see more! The second video will be uploaded in 12 hours! I hope you will […]

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Yandere Simulator’s 3-Year Anniversary

Yandere Simulator’s 3-Year Anniversary

Today is the three-year anniversary of Yandere Simulator! As of today, March 31st, the game has now been in development for three full years! To celebrate, I’d like to share this illustration created by the wonderful Mulberry! I love this image so much! It accurately conveys the way that it feels to work on Yandere […]

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Characters Page Updated

Characters Page Updated

2 weeks ago, I announced that the official website would be updated “soon” with profiles for the upcoming Club Leaders. I’ve been so busy over the past 14 days that I didn’t actually get an opportunity to write out the profiles until very recently. But, now, at long last, the Characters Page has finally been […]

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March 28th Bug-Fixing Build

March 28th Bug-Fixing Build

The last build had some unpleasant bugs in it, so I’ve decided to roll out another one. Scroll down beneath this somber-yet-beautiful artwork by leylenmonster to see a list of everything that is fixed or different in the new build! Additions, Changes, and Fixes It is now possible to change the portrait of Yandere-chan that […]

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An interview and a new Bug-Fixing Build

An interview and a new Bug-Fixing Build

I’ve got two things to mention today! The first bit of news I’d like to share is that I’ve been interviewed by Bijuu Mike, a YouTuber who enjoys Yandere Simulator. The interview ran for over 40 minutes! We covered a wide range of topics, from the origin of Yandere Simulator, to my history before working […]

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