• Register

Chess of Blades is a BL/Yaoi visual novel about romance and murder in the ballroom!


Support us on Kickstarter!

lemma

Demo available here. It features a short preview of some of our backgrounds, CGs, and music, as well as introductions to 2 of the 3 main love interests! Est. playing time: 15-20 minutes.

Questions, comments, or concerns? Email us at contact@argentgames.co!

The king is having a huge birthday celebration! Five days of dancing, festivals, and drinking, culminating in a grand masquerade ball. It just so happens that Rivian Varrison, the introverted son of a famous nobleman, is forced to attend this giant event by his father. By chance, or maybe something more deliberate, he runs into a host of colorful and shady characters, all with their own stories to tell. But when a sudden and mysterious crime happens on the second day of the celebration, Rivian finds himself thrown into the middle of it, and has to discover the truth behind what really happened -- and who the people around him really are.

Features

  • Genres: Mystery, BL/yaoi, comedy, fantasy
  • ~70,000 words (7-8 hours gameplay)
  • Lots of BxB action!
  • 3 romance options
  • 25+ CGs
  • 8 endings
  • English Voice Acting
  • 1080p HD resolution
  • PG-13 and R-18 versions


FAQ

What's a visual novel?

A visual novel is a game with little traditional "gameplay." The player reads text on the screen, accompanied by visuals and audio, and follows through a set story. However, they can make choices to determine the story's route and the ending. Think of it as a choose-your-own-adventure book, except in a game (and with art and sound!).

What's a BL game?

A BL game is a boy's love game - a game that focuses on a gay relationship between two males.

What will this game be rated/how do the ratings work?

We are releasing both PG-13 and R-18 versions. The PG-13 has no NSFW content, while the R-18 version contains explicit scenes. Backers and buyers can have access to both versions.

Follow along with the dev process!

Twitter || Tumblr Blog|| Facebook

Website

  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
Embed Buttons

To promote Chess of Blades and grow its popularity (top games), use the embed code provided on your homepage, blog, forums and elsewhere you desire. Or try our widget.

Chess of Blades
Chess of Blades
Chess of Blades
Post article Articles

No articles were found matching the criteria specified. We suggest you try the article list with no filter applied, to browse all available. Post article and help us achieve our mission of showcasing the best content from all developers. Join now to share your own content, we welcome creators and consumers alike and look forward to your comments.

Add file RSS Files
Chess of Blades Demo [PC]

Chess of Blades Demo [PC]

Demo

Chess of Blades is a yaoi mystery/romance visual novel that tells the tale of romance and murder in the ballroom! Play the short demo to learn more.

Post a comment
Sign in or join with:

Only registered members can share their thoughts. So come on! Join the community today (totally free - or sign in with your social account on the right) and join in the conversation.

You may also like
Spirits: Ciel Bleu

Spirits: Ciel Bleu

Visual Novel

Story Willard Rouse is an ordinary 17-year high school student who is often by himself. By accident, he discovered that he is a spirit bearer, one who...

Psychomancer

Psychomancer

Visual Novel

A visual novel in the style of games like 'Ace Attorney' and 'Professor Layton' where the player takes the role of a psychotherapist in a fantasy RPG...

Tales From Windy Meadow

Tales From Windy Meadow

Visual Novel

A single-player collection of interactive stories focused on the community of small village set in bittersweet fantasy world.

in Delinquency, Discipline, and Disorder

in Delinquency, Discipline, and Disorder

Visual Novel

Determined to do something different, and leave a mark on the school she grew to love, Elisa decides to take matters into her own hands.

The Tale of Strange

The Tale of Strange

Visual Novel

The tale of Strange is a short linear story about one of my character's backstory. Pippy Masuta, first known as Strange, was a vicious Goddess, that turned...

Melancholy.Hope

Melancholy.Hope

Visual Novel

Atmospheric story-driven visual novel, with a list of psychologically abstract mini-games.

Follow Report Profile
Icon
Chess of Blades
Platforms
Windows, Mac, Linux
Developer & Publisher
Argent Games
Engine
Ren'py
Contact
Send Message
Release date
Game watch
Follow
Share
Purchase
Community Rating

Average

-

0 votes submitted.

You Say

-

Ratings closed.

Style
Genre
Visual Novel
Theme
Fantasy
Players
Single Player
Project
Indie
Twitter

Latest tweets from @argent_games

RT @BleedingTrash: @like_a_heretic my mc/ash's own way of 'uniting the houses'...? :P hope i'm still in time for the contest hehe… T.co

10hours ago

RT @like_a_heretic: Welcome, my friends, to the last installment (for now...) of my interview series, "From the Top of Hollywood." Ton… T.co

14hours ago

✝ ONE WEEK LEFT ✝ Hollywood holds no answers--you'll have to discover them yourself. Kickstarter.comT.co

Oct 19 2018

RT @222eire: @argent_games #killhollywood I got ✝ You are a Golgotha vampire ✝ - Red Embrace: Hollywood—What Vampire House do yo… T.co

Oct 18 2018

RT @erionmakuo: I've been itching for an excuse to fanart someone from Red Embrace: Hollywood... So here's my dearest vampire girl… T.co

Oct 18 2018

Hang out with us and fellow yaoi/visual novel fans at our Discord! Ift.tt

Oct 17 2018

RT @yueko__: first and latest ahri artwork o/ 2012 -> 2018 T.co

Oct 17 2018

Don't forget to check out our Patreon for exclusive content/activities! Ift.tt #gamedev #vndevT.co

Oct 16 2018

Statistics
Last Update
Watchers
2 members
Files
1