• News

    Heart of the Woods Coming to Nintendo Switch

    June 12, 2019 – Today, we’re thrilled to share our first ever E3-announcement. In association with Sekai Games, we’re bringing our recent title, the yuri visual novel Heart of the Woods, to the Nintendo Switch™ . Heart of the Woods is a fantasy yuri visual novel about paranormal investigation, ancient mysteries, and a love between two girls that transcends life…

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    Highway Blossoms Announcement

    We're glad to announce that Highway Blossoms is now officially a joint Studio Élan + Studio Coattails title! The yuri kinetic novel was first released in 2016, directed by Syon Santeria, founder of Studio Coattails and director of National Park Girls, and produced by Josh Kaplan, founder of Studio Élan and director of Heart of the Woods. From now on,…

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    HotW Ending Theme & Release Date Announcement

    Today is the Winter Solstice. The shortest day, and the longest night of the year. It’s a day when magic could happen. We’re excited to introduce a bit of magic of our own. For a while, we’ve been hinting at the Heart of the Woods ending theme, and just how great it’s gonna be. Today, we get to tell you…

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    Release Date Update

    We wanted to provide a quick update on our estimated release schedule for Heart of the Woods and The Waters Above. We know that a lot of you have been patiently waiting for December, since that was our original estimate for HotW. Unfortunately, we’re not going to be able to have the game ready by then. The upside though is…

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    A Taranormal Tee-Off!

    Hey, everyone! Our Twitter just hit a milestone of 3,000 followers, so to celebrate, we’re holding a contest and a giveaway!   For our contest, all you need to do is take these bases of Tara’s t-shirt and draw in the most Tara-tastic design you can think of on it! Make sure you’re following us on Twitter, then tweet it at…

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    Patreon Launched!

    We just launched a Patreon page! If you’re not familiar, Patreon is a site that allows you to pledge money to creators on a monthly basis, in exchange for different kinds of rewards. We launched ours in the hopes of raising funds to add extra content to our games, as well as allowing us to work on other, smaller projects.…

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    Anime Central 2018

    Hey everyone, We’re a little bit slow about posting here on the website, oops. If you haven’t heard, a couple of us are going to be at Anime Central in Chicago, Illinois this week! Most importantly, in collaboration with Sekai Project, we’re extremely super duper really excited to be bringing Rosuuri to her first ever North American convention! Rosuuri is…

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    Winter 2017 Post

    Hey! We wanted to wish everyone a happy and cheerful end of the year, and a solid hope that 2018 is better for everyone. If you’re celebrating any holidays this season, whether with friends, family, or on your own, we hope you have a safe and pleasant time. To wrap things up for ’17, we have a bit of news…

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    Heart of the Woods 18+ Announcement

    One more announcement today and this is something we’re very excited about. Heart of the Woods will have an 18+ version, including a free steam patch. The patch is optional and the story can be enjoyed without it. What makes this more exciting is that this is the first 18+ commercial work from Rosuuri. You can see the uncensored image…

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    Élan @ Anime Weekend Atlanta

    We at Studio Élan are ecstatic to inform everyone that we will be announcing both of our games at the Sekai Project Panel at Anime Weekend Atlanta. The panel is Friday September 29th at 3pm so if you are in the area we would love it if you dropped by! We’ve been hard at work this year getting everything together…