TOP 100 VISUAL NOVEL GAMES

Visual novels are like your favorite romance novel, but with gorgeous anime-style illustrations and choices that allow you to shape the story. Players love this genre because they can escape into a world of drama, intrigue, and love, all while feeling like they're making important decisions that affect the outcome. With this website's well-picked list of the top visual novels, players can easily find their next addiction and fall in love with new fictional characters. So whether you're looking for a heartwarming love story or a thrilling mystery, visual novels have got you covered. Plus, with the added bonus of pretty pictures, who wouldn't want to indulge in this guilty pleasure?

#01
Games like Purrfect Apawcalypse: Purrgatory Furever

Purrfect Apawcalypse: Purrgatory Furever

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Android, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.9/10

#02
Games like Higurashi When They Cry Hou - Ch.6 Tsumihoroboshi

Higurashi When They Cry Hou - Ch.6 Tsumihoroboshi

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.9/10

#03
Games like Pizza Game

Pizza Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.9/10

#04
Games like Senren*Banka

Senren*Banka

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.9/10

#05
Games like eden*

eden*

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.9/10

#06
Games like Please Be Happy

Please Be Happy

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, Mac
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.9/10

#07
Games like Fox Hime Zero

Fox Hime Zero

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#08
Games like Mhakna Gramura and Fairy Bell

Mhakna Gramura and Fairy Bell

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Switch, PS4
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#09
Games like 坦率的小红帽和爱说谎的狼

坦率的小红帽和爱说谎的狼

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#10
Games like The HeartBeat

The HeartBeat

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#11
Games like Survive or Thrive

Survive or Thrive

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#12
Games like Yotsume God -Reunion-

Yotsume God -Reunion-

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android, PC, Switch
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#13
Games like Marco & The Galaxy Dragon

Marco & The Galaxy Dragon

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#14
Games like 旅燕归航 Swallow Homing

旅燕归航 Swallow Homing

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#15
Games like Pair-a-Site

Pair-a-Site

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#16
Games like ATRI -My Dear Moments-

ATRI -My Dear Moments-

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Android, iPhone / iPad, Switch
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#17
Games like Cat Leather Jackets

Cat Leather Jackets

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#18
Games like Higurashi When They Cry Hou - Ch.1 Onikakushi

Higurashi When They Cry Hou - Ch.1 Onikakushi

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#19
Games like 夏恋幻梦

夏恋幻梦

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#20
Games like The Jewel of Monostructure

The Jewel of Monostructure

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#21
Games like Kaori After Story

Kaori After Story

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#22
Games like A Walk With Yiayia

A Walk With Yiayia

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#23
Games like 星空列车与白的旅行

星空列车与白的旅行

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#24
Games like Bard Harder!

Bard Harder!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#25
Games like Island Diary

Island Diary

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#26
Games like The Scorchfarer

The Scorchfarer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#27
Games like NOeSIS Ⅱ-人间无常「正式版」

NOeSIS Ⅱ-人间无常「正式版」

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#28
Games like Mr. Rainer's Solve-It Service

Mr. Rainer's Solve-It Service

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#29
Games like WhiteLily 2:梦醒少女

WhiteLily 2:梦醒少女

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#30
Games like Maitetsu:Last Run!!

Maitetsu:Last Run!!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#31
Games like One Small Fire At A Time

One Small Fire At A Time

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#32
Games like 天香与小百合 - Tinheung & Sayuri

天香与小百合 - Tinheung & Sayuri

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#33
Games like My Little Kitties

My Little Kitties

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#34
Games like Outcore: Desktop Adventure

Outcore: Desktop Adventure

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#35
Games like Raptor Boyfriend: A High School Romance

Raptor Boyfriend: A High School Romance

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PS5, XSX, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#36
Games like 像素女友

像素女友

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#37
Games like Distant Memoraĵo

Distant Memoraĵo

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#38
Games like That's Not How it Happened

That's Not How it Happened

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#39
Games like Five Stages of Pink

Five Stages of Pink

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#40
Games like start;again

start;again

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#41
Games like Café Stella and the Reaper's Butterflies

Café Stella and the Reaper's Butterflies

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#42
Games like Fateweaver: The Alchemist's Quandary

Fateweaver: The Alchemist's Quandary

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#43
Games like Zombie Apocalypse Survival Simulator

Zombie Apocalypse Survival Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#44
Games like Re Angel

Re Angel

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#45
Games like Penny Larceny: Gig Economy Supervillain

Penny Larceny: Gig Economy Supervillain

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#46
Games like Tide Girl: Phenomena

Tide Girl: Phenomena

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#47
Games like Her World

Her World

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#48
Games like Amairo Chocolate 2

Amairo Chocolate 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#49
Games like Supipara - Chapter 1 Spring Has Come!

Supipara - Chapter 1 Spring Has Come!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#50
Games like 鶴鄉戀旅

鶴鄉戀旅

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#51
Games like 秘密舞会

秘密舞会

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#52
Games like 异化之恶〇Abnormal Treatment

异化之恶〇Abnormal Treatment

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#53
Games like Making*Lovers

Making*Lovers

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#54
Games like MetaWare High School (Demo)

MetaWare High School (Demo)

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#55
Games like It gets so lonely here

It gets so lonely here

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Android
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#56
Games like Seven Days

Seven Days

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Switch
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#57
Games like The Coffin of Andy and Leyley

The Coffin of Andy and Leyley

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#58
Games like Petit Game Collection vol.1

Petit Game Collection vol.1

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2024
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#59
Games like Kindred Spirits on the Roof

Kindred Spirits on the Roof

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#60
Games like ef - the first tale. (All Ages)

ef - the first tale. (All Ages)

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#61
Games like The Test: Secrets of the Soul

The Test: Secrets of the Soul

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#62
Games like Corona Blossom Vol.2 The Truth From Beyond

Corona Blossom Vol.2 The Truth From Beyond

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#63
Games like Higurashi When They Cry Hou - Ch.4 Himatsubushi

Higurashi When They Cry Hou - Ch.4 Himatsubushi

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#64
Games like 骸心 Mainbody

骸心 Mainbody

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#65
Games like Maid for Loving You

Maid for Loving You

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#66
Games like Adabana Odd Tales

Adabana Odd Tales

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#67
Games like Trapped with Jester

Trapped with Jester

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#68
Games like The Gardener and the Wild Vines

The Gardener and the Wild Vines

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch, PS4, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#69
Games like NOISZ

NOISZ

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#70
Games like Higurashi When They Cry Hou - Ch. 5 Meakashi

Higurashi When They Cry Hou - Ch. 5 Meakashi

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#71
Games like Hermit Home Designer

Hermit Home Designer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#72
Games like Raspberry Cube

Raspberry Cube

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Switch
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#73
Games like Lightning Angel Litona Liliche 섬광천사 리토나 리리셰

Lightning Angel Litona Liliche 섬광천사 리토나 리리셰

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#74
Games like Dream Ending

Dream Ending

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#75
Games like The Expression Amrilato

The Expression Amrilato

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#76
Games like Noel the Mortal Fate S1-7

Noel the Mortal Fate S1-7

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#77
Games like Code Romantic

Code Romantic

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#78
Games like Grisaia Phantom Trigger Vol.4

Grisaia Phantom Trigger Vol.4

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#79
Games like Vampires' Melody

Vampires' Melody

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#80
Games like Milk inside a bag of milk inside a bag of milk

Milk inside a bag of milk inside a bag of milk

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#81
Games like Lingua Fleur: Lily

Lingua Fleur: Lily

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#82
Games like 他人世界末 On-looker

他人世界末 On-looker

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#83
Games like Class of '09

Class of '09

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#84
Games like ESC

ESC

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#85
Games like Dead Man's Rest

Dead Man's Rest

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#86
Games like Her Lie I Tried To Believe - Extended Edition

Her Lie I Tried To Believe - Extended Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#87
Games like Murder on the Marine Express

Murder on the Marine Express

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Switch, PS5, XSX, PS4
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#88
Games like 花都之恋

花都之恋

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#89
Games like Band Camp Boyfriend

Band Camp Boyfriend

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#90
Games like Scarlet Hollow — Episode 1

Scarlet Hollow — Episode 1

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#91
Games like times infinity

times infinity

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#92
Games like fault - milestone two side:above

fault - milestone two side:above

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS4, Switch
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#93
Games like The Journey - Episode 1: Whatever This Is

The Journey - Episode 1: Whatever This Is

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#94
Games like Slobbish Dragon Princess 2

Slobbish Dragon Princess 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#95
Games like Veil of Dust: A Homesteading Game

Veil of Dust: A Homesteading Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#96
Games like 怕不怕趴喵霸霸 Ghost Party Nyanbaba

怕不怕趴喵霸霸 Ghost Party Nyanbaba

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#97
Games like The Advisor - Episode 1: Royal Pain

The Advisor - Episode 1: Royal Pain

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#98
Games like 候鸟

候鸟

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#99
Games like Athanasy

Athanasy

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, Mac
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#100
Games like Stilstand

Stilstand

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, PS4, Switch, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10