Tomoyo After

Tomoyo After Coming to Switch

Prototype will be releasing the visual novel Tomoyo After ~It’s a Wonderful Life~ CS Edition for Nintendo Switch this September…

Tomoyo After: It’s a Wonderful Life

Tomoyo After is from renowned visual novel studio Key, and is the sequel to the highly acclaimed visual novel CLANNAD. The game originally released on PC in 2005, and was later ported to PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3. The Switch version releases on September 10, priced at ¥4,510 for physical or ¥3,800 for digital, features both Japanese and English text support, and includes the tactical RPG Dungeons & Takafumis as a bonus. Check out the teaser website here and box art here. Game description and opening movie added below…


Tomoyo After: It’s a Wonderful Life

Story

This is a sequel to CLANNAD, following Tomoyo’s ending.

Tomoya, the protagonist, has started to work at a waste collection company in the outskirts of town. He recently begun living on his own, and enjoys a calm and happy life with his girlfriend Tomoyo.

One day Tomoyo’s brother, Takafumi, brings his father’s illegitimate child, Tomo, to Tomoya’s apartment.
Tomo had been abandoned by her mother, and Tomoya and Tomoyo reluctantly decide they would look after her.
Furthermore, Takafumi’s ex-girlfriend, Kanako, ran away from her home just before the start of summer vacation.
She too ends up staying in Tomoya’s room.

Tomoyo After: It’s a Wonderful Life

Tomoya, Tomoyo, Tomo, Takafumi, Kanako.
And so begins the first and the last summer these five people will spend together.

Characters

Tomoyo
The homely heroine who supports Tomoya, who has just joined the workforce out of high school.
She is actually very good at fighting and would win even against a group of people ganging up on her.

Takafumi
Tomoyo’s brother. He is very well-versed with computers.
Against Tomoya’s wishes, he set up a computer in the room and visits to sue it frequently.

Tomoyo After: It’s a Wonderful Life

Kanako
A girl who ran away from home, unhappy with her mother’s upcoming remarriage. 
She apparently used to date Takafumi and has a foul mouth. 

Tomo
The illegitimate child of Tomoyo’s father. An innocent young girl who would believe in anything.

Features

Fully voiced story
Tomoyo After features a fully voiced story and stars the phenomenal voice talents of Hikaru Isshiki (Little Busters!The Fruit of Grisaia) and Yuichi Nakamura (CLANNAD anime)

Tomoyo After: It’s a Wonderful Life

Dungeon & Takafumis
Featuring the characters of the main story in a fantasy setting, “Dungeon & Takafumis” is a fully-featured, comedic strategy RPG that will add hours to your experience

Tomopedia
Newly added to the English Edition, Tomopedia provides insight into Japanese culture and explanations for cultural references that you may come across in the story.

Tomoyo After: It’s a Wonderful Life

Staff

Game Brand: Key
Game Design: Jun Maeda
Scenario: Jun Maeda, Leo Kashida
Illustration: Fumio
Music: Shinji Orito, Magome Togoshi, Jun Maeda

Theme song

Title: “Light colors”
Lyrics: Jun Maeda
Composition: Shinji Orito
Arrangement: Kazuya Takase (I’ve)
Vocals: Lia


Tomoyo After ~It’s a Wonderful Life~ CS Edition opening movie

Thanks to Ryokutya for the above story.