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What is Élan?

Élan is a feeling of energy and life. It describes the feeling we want to base our games around. We want to create games that are effervescent, full of vigor and imagination and wonder. Games that when you walk away make you look at the world in a different way. We don’t want to change […]

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About Us

Who We Are Studio Élan is small yuri game development studio, formed by one of the creators of the visual novel Highway Blossoms. Élan was created with a specific vision of telling yuri love stories combined with magic and fantasy. We want our stories to be vivid and colorful, though maybe not always so happy. […]

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Heart of the Woods

Heart of the Woods is our take on a fairy tale. That is, it’s a tale and it has fairies. It has romance and betrayal, magic and villains, and questionable moral decisions. It’s a sort of love letter to the kinds of stories that we grew up on, and to the kinds of stories we […]

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The Waters Above

  The Waters Above isn’t a game about young love or burgeoning romance. It’s a game about mistakes and forgiveness, commitment and what we take for granted. It’s about that moment in a relationship where you realize exactly how much you have to lose, and you’re just praying that you didn’t realize it too late. […]

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What is Élan?

Élan is a feeling of energy and life. It describes the feeling we want to base our games around. We want to create games that are effervescent, full of vigor and imagination and wonder. Games that when you walk away make you look at the world in a different way. We don’t want to change the world, just the way the world looks at itself.