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After flunking out of University, Natsu has been working the night shift at the local MegaKonbiniMart to make ends meet. She's got an annoying co-worker who calls her "Flunkee-chan" whose sole purpose in life is to make her miserable. There's the creepy businessman who's only interests are of the 2D persuasion, and he can't help scaring away other customers. The foreigner who buys snacks in bulk and is hiding a secret. And then there's signs of a customer with sticky fingers.

How will Natsu's Konbini Life unfold?

A Visual Novel by 2Birds for Ilujam
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Published266 days ago
StatusIn development
PlatformsWindows, macOS, Linux
Rating
(54)
Author2Birds
GenreOther
TagsAnime, Comedy, drama, Otome, Romance, Visual Novel

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Konbini_Life_v1_DEMO.zip (38 MB)

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I can't wait for more!!

How much longer till the full release guys? I'm really hyped ;))

Nice art style, and the conversation and choices seem much more belivable and smooth than other otome game. Love the lol factors too. Looking forward to playing more!

How do I open the game I have a macbook pro and am running on Sierra my computer unzips the demo and the game app is there its just that when I click it, it won't open what do I do??

Hello! That's a bummer D: I'm not 100% sure what you might be encountering as I don't have a macbook. If you haven't granted permissions for the game to open, that could potentially be it - https://support.apple.com/kb/PH25088?locale=en_US

See if that helps :) And good luck!

Was loads of fun, and the art style is really pretty!
Look forward to seeing the full game :D

Thank you Chai ^.^

Ok the cg towards the end of the demo cracked me up, esp Glasses. I enjoyed this a lot!!! Thanks for your hard work, I can't wait for the full release!

Oh yay! We were running out of time near the end of the game jam, Bird2 did a great job with the CGs we were able to deliver XD Thank you!

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I had a really Konbinient Experience, thank you! I'm eagerly looking forward for more.

I tried to think of a clever response using konbini but it's just not happening. Thank you so much for the kind words!

Have a konbinient day ;)

This was very entertaining! I'm already in love with the atractive artwork and the dialog. Can't wait for the full release.

Thank you, thank you, thank you! Love all the words of encouragement!

Looking forward to a full release! I really want to learn more about the characters. I did write about this demo a little bit in my blog, here: http://pajamagaming.blogspot.com/2017/01/demos-to-...

Oh how fab! Thanks for taking the time and including Konbini Life on your blog <3<3<3 I also game in my pajamas XD

I am thoroughly looking forward to the full release

Thanks Seb :D Us too XD

Can't wait to play the game. Seriously, the Intro caught me more than most other Otomes did. Please please let us know as soon as you finished the game. Art is awesome, authentic humour. Great work!

Aww thank you :3 Hopefully by following us any updates we upload will send a notification ? *fingers crossed*

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Occasionally, I give visual novels a shot, despite generally not enjoying them, mostly because my daughter's a fan and I like to try out the things she loves. This was one of the games I thought I'd try out, and I must say that it's one I actually really enjoyed! Prince amused me, and I kept waffling about whether I liked Grouchy or not, but even when I wasn't a fan of Grouchy, I still found him engaging. I was honestly a little disappointed when the demo ended before we could even find out why Hoody's a thief, though I did expect the game to be short because it was a demo.

I will be keeping an eye out for the full release in the future, and I wish you the best of luck in development!

It's wonderful that you get involved with your daughter's interests, that makes me very happy. And to know that you enjoyed what you played as well, thank you so much. We hope you enjoy the full release when we are done :)

HANDS DOWN, THIS IS AMAZING.

Haha thank you!

This is great, I can't wait to see how the full game turns out. The art is gorgeous and the characters and story are really interesting. I'm so excited just imaging what the completed game will be like.

Hopefully we can live up to those expectations! But maybe lower them a little though, yeah? Haha I kid. Thanks so much for the encouragement :D

The demo was great! Can't wait to play the full game!

The art is gorgeous, very very well done.

Aww thanks :3 Glad you enjoy the art!

Such a great demo! The story felt so captivating, I'm so hyped for the full release. Is it coming any time soon?

Heya Zephyrion! We don't want to give a deadline for the final release as we want to release something we are proud. Plus who likes deadlines haha. You can follow us on twitter - https://twitter.com/2birdsgames for the latest news though :D

THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR MAKING THIS GAME! I check this page EVERY SINGLE MORNING (and sometimes every night as well) to see if there's anything new!

I LOVE YOU BIRDS! KEEP UP THE AWESOMENESS

Haha that's too sweet ocupers. If you aren't already following us for updates, I'll make sure to ping you in this thread when we release the full version <3

Oh this game is so funny, im in love. the art is amazing and the characters are nice. Really need more please, thank for the game and the effort.

Thanks for your kind words Mitsuki! :)

moremoremore !!

*fist pump* thanks for the motivation :D

MORE.I love this game.I loved the manga characters name lolol

Aww thank you :D

i'm really impressed with this demo so far! the art is gorgeous--i'd say professional level--and the story and mood is pretty cute and lighthearted. can't wait for the full version!

Bird 2 is very happy you like her art :) We hope you will be impressed with the final <3

I. Need. More. *-*

Will. Try. To. Deliver. XD

Omg how long has it been since I've been so excited waiting for a game's full release! This demo was fantastic, and I can't wait to play the full game. I have high hopes for this game! <3 Keep up the great work! :)

Thanks momo-chan! :D We're so happy you enjoyed the demo, thanks for your support :)

Do you guys mind if I sketch your characters just to pass some time ?? I'll be sure to give credit , Plus when is the full demo coming out , im dying to play it already .

:O Of course not! The exact opposite, that sounds really amazing :D Please feel free to email it to us or tweet it so we can see it <3 <3 We're hoping to release the full game next year :)

I haven't played the demo yet, but just looking at the screenshots, damn! I love the art style *o*; Does the game's artist have a tumblr or a deviantart? I'd love to see more of their art!

Hey thanks so much for the kind words, I'm blushing haha!
I don't actually have a site for my art at all, but there's more art coming for the full version of the game (which will be free!), so please keep an eye out for updates! We really hope you enjoy it, thanks again <3

Konbini Life was an amazing demo to play through. It's already surpassed many dating sims on the market today. I love that it doesn't take itself very seriously, and that it plays up certain stereotypes to make it funnier. To me, it has the framework of a basic dating sim paired with stunning art and an interesting and lovably cheesy story. I actually had to think hard and weigh the consequences of the choices I made, which is a sign of good narrative! However, I would suggest making a consequence for situations that you answer "wrong." It would add to the replay-ability of the game and give the player more pressure to pick the right choice. Other than that, I am extremly excited for this game and looking forward to it!

Thank you so much arthoex, this is one of the best comments I've read on Konbini Life, it made me very happy :D We are definitely working on refining the consequences and making the dialogue more clear as to whether you are heading down a good path. Hopefully discovering more about Natsu and her journey will drive players to be more selfish, we want this to not just be a game about helping your chosen guy (but it's still there too haha). We are very excited to releasing the full game next year sometime (hopefully >.>) Thanks again!

the demo was so so good!!! i'm really looking forward to the full game ;;___;;!!

i'm not sure if this was ever addressed but would you consider incorporating a bit of voice acting for the full version :"O ??

OH! MY GOD! YES!

Heya, thank you for playing Konbini Life :D :D :D As we are doing this for fun and for free we don't really have plans for any voice work. We will have music though and sound effects so hopefully that's a consolation ~(?.?~) :D

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hey, as long as 'hoodie' is a possible route or the cg's are GORGEOUS, I don't care! X3

!!! gotcha !! regardless i'm super excited !!

AAAAA this was so good! I loved it! The writing is so funny and interesting! And the art is so lovely! SO MANY EXCLAMATION POINTS!!!!! just. 10/10 can't wait for the full game

We are blushing, you're too kind :3 Can't wait to see what you think of the final product once it's released <3

Great demo! I'll definitely be looking forward to the full game! :)

Great demo! I'll definitely be looking forward to the full game! :)

Thank you for checking it out! Glad you enjoyed it :)

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ahhhh the art. the dialogue. so glorious. so very very glorious. but really this was an extremely well made demo. the plot and story. not a cliche line in sight. or do i just have low standards (??) nah. heh. 2birds have done well. can't wait to see the finished game.

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Aww thanks! We were going hell for leather to get something out before the jam ended. Look forward to some more flow-y dialogue, new character poses and dare I hope CGs ;)

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OH MY GOD! GROUCHY IS SOOOO SMEXY!!! *drools a little*

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XD *hands a hankerchief*

how far into development is this?? I CAN'T WAIT FOR THE FULL VERSION!

We are trucking along! Slowly but surely :3 We're looking forward to sharing more but want to avoid any potential spoilers :)

would it be too much to ask for an approx. completion percentage?

I'M SO EXCITED!!!!!!!!!!

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The arty looks beautiful and the characters just fun enough to be interesting. THe premise looks simple; modern, nothing special. Yet the way the game is presented already build tension and a the hint at an intimate atmosphere. Looks cozy. I'm going to download it. ^^

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Thanks 5ilvara :D We hope you enjoyed it and look forward to the full release!

Just download this game today and i loved it , cant wait for the full version

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Big thanks from 2Birds for playing our demo! We were gunning for a full version for the jam, but bit off more than we could chew, haha. The full FULL game is going to be tons better now, so we can't wait for you to play it! Thanks again!

This is a wonderful demo! The routes are not even finished and I feel like the characters are easily understandable and connectable. I would love to see this continued!

Aw, thank you! It's definitely getting continued and we have some pretty crazy stuff for the characters in store! We've come to love the cast even more, so it's a lot of fun working with them. :) No date as of yet, but keep an eye out for the full version in the future!

I absolutely love this demo! I've been replaying it so much (I love grouchy, him and Natsu have the cutest interactions!) I almost forgot it was a demo because I was too busy playing through all the options. I was wondering how far you've gotten with this game, cause I would love to see the finished version!

Hey, thank you so much for playing our demo! Both Birds are working pretty hard to finish up all the grand plans we have for the game, so please keep an eye out for updates at this Konbinient Link! There's no hard date for a release, but we'll be updating the forum when we reach major milestones. :) Thanks again!

so amazinggg!!! like it so much. I'm wondering when will it release if anyone know please tell me ^^. and i'm waiting for this amazing game

Hello, 2Birds here. No official release date yet or even an estimate, sorry! We don't want to make promises we can't keep haha. We are both actively working on it in a spare time though so we definitely want to finish it :)

Wow! What an adorable demo!!! I am in LOVE with the art style, everything is so gorgeous my heart can't take it what the heck. I love Grouchy oh my god!!!! his eyes jfc MARRY ME <3 <3 <3 He's beautiful lol, but I do like his back story as well. Hoping he'll be able to buy his family's store back. :~) Wish there was more about Prince and Glasses, they are quite interesting themselves. There are teeny tiny grammatical errors but I overlook them because this game is just so cute uGH.

Curious to see how this will play out...I'm looking forward to playing the whole game! Great job!!!

So much love for Grouchy's eyes Bird 2 is confused but happy :D We will definitely be on the hunt for some beta testers before the full release (I am the worst at grammar, I'm so sorry! >.>;) so if you feel like it, keep an eye on our thread over at Lemmasoft >>> Here <<< :)

I love this, and I can't wait for the rest to come out :-) The art style is BEAUTIFUL, and I love all the characters! Natsu is so relatable to me lol, and I'm sure she would be to a lot of people!! My favorite was Prince, first of all because he is handsome af, and secondly because his story seems like it will be interesting!! I am excited to find out more about him hehe.. Good luck 2Birds!! :^)

We hope you'll enjoy the full extent of Prince once the full game is out! (He's an interesting one let me tell you ;3) Thanks for leaving a comment and keeping us motivated!

I kinda forgot this was a demo when I played it and was sad when it ended. Im so hyped for the rest to come out tho! Good luck 2Birds, it's looking great.

It ends so abruptly too haha, we really ran out of time XD Thanks for commenting and following! We hope you will enjoy the full release in the future :)

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