Visual novels have gone from being obscure Japanese games to something anyone can make in their own home. Games like Doki Doki Literature Club have helped bring the medium into the mainstream and it’s becoming more common for people in the West to develop and release visual novels of their own without Japanese affiliation or influence. These games can be found through sites like Lemma Soft forums and the visual novel subreddit, which both serve as locations for people from all over the world to discuss visual novels, and sites like, which provide a place for everyone and anyone to upload and share their own games. VNDB(.org) is also a useful resource as a visual novel database.

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