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“Even Yanderes Need To Love” – A Parody Video

“Even Yanderes Need To Love” – A Parody Video

If you’re a Vocaloid fan, you may be familiar with “Kunoichi Demo Koi ga Shitai” – a song that was released in 2013. The title translates to “I Want to Love Even if I’m a Female Ninja”, or “Even a Kunoichi Needs Love”. A fantastic English cover was created by rachie and JubyPhonic. Earlier this […]

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Why is Yandere Simulator’s development taking so long? Part 2

Why is Yandere Simulator’s development taking so long? Part 2

This is the follow-up video to the video that was uploaded yesterday. Yesterday’s video focused on the problems that are impeding development. Today’s video proposes several potential solutions. After watching the video, please take the time to vote on these two polls: Out of all of the solutions that I proposed in the video, which […]

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Why is Yandere Simulator’s development taking so long?

Why is Yandere Simulator’s development taking so long?

I decided to create a video discussing the reasons why Yandere Simulator’s development is taking so long, and how to speed it up. After writing the script for this video, I realized that it was going to be so long that it would probably be a good idea to divide it into two videos. The […]

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New Build Now, New Video Later

New Build Now, New Video Later

I’ve uploaded a new build with some improvements and bug fixes. I won’t have a new video prepared until tomorrow (Feb 15th) or the day after (Feb 16th). If you’re hoping to hear an update on Osana progress, don’t worry – it’ll be covered in tomorrow’s video. To see a list of everything that is […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! I had a really big surprise planned today – it involved a collaboration with a lot of different people. As the deadline grew closer, everyone agreed that it would be better to spend more time improving it before we release it. So, it’s been postponed for one month. In Japan, Valentine’s […]

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Twitch finally responded to me!

Twitch finally responded to me!

Finally! At long last! It actually happened! Twitch responded to me! After 387 days of waiting, I finally heard back from them! If you’re sick of these Twitch videos, you’ll be happy to know that this is probably the last one that I’ll ever make. The “Twitch Saga” is officially over.

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February 10th Bug-Fixing Build

February 10th Bug-Fixing Build

There were a lot of things that were bothering me in the previous build, so I’ve uploaded a new build that addresses most of the issues! This build also contains a few changes to the schoolgrounds; take a look! Many areas got a makeover: In front of the school In the plaza in the center […]

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A Bug-Fixing Build and a Rap Battle

A Bug-Fixing Build and a Rap Battle

I’ve got two things for you today! The first thing is a new build of the game, with some bug fixes and adjustments. The second thing is…a rap battle between Yandere-chan and Osana Najimi! Yes, that’s right! You can see the battle here: Fixes and Changes Updated some of the sanity-based killing animations so that […]

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Does Yandere Simulator really need a small town?

Does Yandere Simulator really need a small town?

In 2015 and 2016, I asked fans for a lot of feedback, but rarely did I ever make videos acknowledging that feedback or announcing how it would affect the game moving forward. I was planning to make a “Tying Up Loose Ends” video, where I’d finally address many of the subjects that never received proper […]

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Update Still Coming Soon

Update Still Coming Soon

EDIT: Uploading the new builds right now. Just to keep you updated: I intend to upload a new video and a new build in about 3~4 hours. Here’s an illustration that will be appearing in my next video: Have fun speculating about what this could mean for Yandere Simulator! Thanks for your patience!

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Update Coming Soon

Update Coming Soon

I apologize for not making this blog post sooner! I intend to release a new build and a new video very soon; within 24~48 hours. I’m sorry for keeping you waiting!

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In Defense of Twitch

In Defense of Twitch

I tried contacting Twitch numerous times in many different ways for one full year, and never heard a response from them. Because traditional forms of communication were not working, I concluded that the only way I’d ever get a response from Twitch would be if I drew a large amount of attention to the problem. […]

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January 24th Bug-Fixing Build, and a poll regarding Twitch

January 24th Bug-Fixing Build, and a poll regarding Twitch

I’ve uploaded a new build that fixes many of the bugs that were present in the last build! To read a changelog of everything that is new in the latest build, please scroll down past this beautiful illustration by ZakuraRain! I’ve been waiting so long for the Flame Demon to become relevant, so that I […]

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A Warning To All Game Developers

A Warning To All Game Developers

It’s been exactly one year since I uploaded a certain video that I wish I never had to make. In honor of the anniversary of that video, I set aside some time to create a follow-up video. A new bug-fixing update should be available within 24 hours.

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Mid-January Progress Report

Mid-January Progress Report

EDIT: Oops, the build from Jan 16th had a serious bug in it! A new build has been uploaded. I’m so sorry for the long wait! The latest video is finally ready! Here’s a list of everything that is new in the latest build of the game: Additions, Changes, and Bug Fixes You can now […]

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Update Still Coming Soon

Update Still Coming Soon

EDIT 3: Uploading right now! Needs about 20 more minutes! EDIT 2: It’s almost ready! The video is finished. I’m going to bug-test the latest build, and then upload the video and the build. It should be available in about 1 hour from now. EDIT: Right now, it’s 6:00 AM in my time zone. I’ve […]

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Update Coming Soon

Update Coming Soon

I always try to update the game on the 1st and 15th day of every month. This has proven to be very difficult, because one day before the update, I always find a bunch of little things that I want to fix or add or improve. That’s where I am right now; the update is […]

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A Note About E-mails

A Note About E-mails

Wow! It’s been about 6 months since I’ve mentioned the subject of e-mails on this blog! Fortunately, I’m not here to complain about getting too many e-mails; I’m making this blog post for a completely different reason. My e-mail service was having problems over the past 24 hours. If you sent me an e-mail in […]

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January 4th Bug-Fixing Build

January 4th Bug-Fixing Build

Whoops! There were a couple of significant problems in the previous build. I prepared a new one for you as quickly as I could! There was also a problem that was preventing the launcher from giving people the latest build of the game; I’ve fixed that problem, too. You can scroll down to the bottom […]

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January Osana Progress Report – Part 2

January Osana Progress Report – Part 2

The second half of my January Osana Progress Report is finally ready! Please check it out below! As promised, a new build of the game is now available. Here’s a full list of everything that is new or different in the latest build: Gardening Club There are now “fake Gardening Club members” walking around in […]

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