Kotodama: The 7 Mysteries of Fujisawa

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Kotodama: The 7 Mysteries of Fujisawa is ranked in the 24th percentile of games scored on OpenCritic.

Rating Summary

Based on 7 critic reviews
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OpenCritic Rating

63

Top Critic Average

43%

Critics Recommend

Based on 7 critic reviews

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Digitally Downloaded
May 31, 2019

I enjoyed Kotodama a great deal. It's just surprising enough to keep the narrative interesting, and the colourful humour and cheerful fan service certainly help make the game a delight to play.

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GamePitt
8 / 10.0
8 / 10.0
Jun 6, 2019

Kotodama: The 7 Mysteries of Fujisawa was both a fun and intriguing Visual Novel which had me hooked right until the end. The spin on the ‘Match-three’ formula worked really well and delivered an ‘interesting’ method of breaking down the characters lies and unveiling the truth hidden underneath (as well as their naked bodies). The way the game links the various mysterious events together was really well done, prompting you to relive the same week in order to use your prior knowledge to progress in a different direction. How to unlock the True Ending was a little confusing, but with a little nudge, I was able to achieve it with no issues.

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PlayStation LifeStyle
7.5 / 10.0
7.5 / 10.0
Jun 5, 2019

Kotodama The 7 Mysteries of Fujisawa Review - Expose the TruthWATCH GALLERY

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GameGrin
6 / 10.0
GameGrin
Jessica Robinson

Top Critic

6 / 10.0
May 31, 2019

A fun game, and worth looking into if you are a fan of games in this vein. Just don't expect it to be anything groundbreaking or unique.

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Gameblog
6 / 10
6 / 10
Jun 19, 2019

KOTODAMA is a pretty descent visual novel, with average puzzle sections.

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Killa Penguin
Jun 4, 2019

[T]he absence of a specific achievement and some telling dialogue about how my character isn’t strong enough to confront a key character despite having obtained every collectible phrase in every chapter of the game suggests that Kotodama: The 7 Mysteries of Fujisawa simply failed to register my progress. As a result, I had to restart the game from the beginning in the hope that it’d work, and my second attempt to reach the end resulted in a bug that gated off a crucial dialogue choice.

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Nintendo Life
3 / 10
Nintendo Life
Kerry Brunskill

Top Critic

3 / 10
May 31, 2019

Kotodama could have been a perfectly fine mystery school adventure if it didn't leave you blindly groping in the dark through repeats of repeats for a tiny morsel of fresh content.

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