• Announcement,  Bellhouse,  Dev Blog,  News

    Who is the Red Queen is out now on Steam!

    Who is the Red Queen is now released on Steam! Who is the Red Queen? is a horror fantasy lesbian visual novel developed by 4noki & co. that follows Alice falling into a strange and familiar Wonderland in search for the Red Queen’s missing pieces. As our third Bellhouse title, we’re excited to finally bring this to you! The game features over 30,000…

  • Dev Blog

    Happy New Year 2022

    Hello everyone, and happy new year! There’s still a few more hours before it rolls over here on the west coast of the US, but we know several of you are already living in the future. No matter what kind of year you’ve had, we hope your 2022 is even better. We don’t have a big blog post this year,…

  • Dev Blog

    Happy New Year 2021!

    It goes without saying that 2020 was a hell of a year. We had a lot of cool plans fall through because of Everything Going On, but still managed to accomplish a lot. Every year when I sit down to write these posts and reflect on what we’ve done, I’m a little surprised. It ends up being more than I…

  • Dev Blog

    Lock and Key – A Letter from the Director

    Hey there, everyone! I’m Rachel, writer/director for Lock and Key. We’ve had quite a year, huh? It certainly doesn’t feel like it’s been that long since we announced Lock and Key last December, but here we are again! I still haven’t forgotten how excited you all were back then, and I can’t thank you enough for all the enthusiasm you’ve…

  • Dev Blog

    Happy Anniversary, Heart of the Woods!

    365 days. 365 days ago, Heart of the Woods was released into the wilderness of the internet. Every day since then we’ve been more and more grateful to the community that’s formed around it and the people who’ve shared their love for it. You guys have helped all of us share the stories we want to create. Thank you! Now,…

  • Dev Blog

    Happy New Year 2020!

    2019 is finally wrapping up. As we prepare for a new decade full of hopes and opportunities, we’re giving ourselves the chance to look back and soak in all that happened for us at Studio Élan this year – and, gosh, what a year it’s been. February 15th saw the release of Heart of the Woods, our modern-day fairytale and…

  • Dev Blog

    It’s Technically Winter and Quinn is Love

    Meowdy! minute here with a devblog post, just updating The World on what i’m personally working on in Élan Samayuuni art dev is going really well! adi and i call ourselves “minrose” as our art name, and minrose is kami. together, we’re working on a ton of the first CGs, design sheets, and more! we work really well together and…

  • Dev Blog

    Welcome to the Studio Élan developer blog!

    Something we’ve always wanted to do is foster a more open, transparent approach to how we make our games. After all, a lot goes on behind the scenes of our hilarious Twitter posts and CG updates! This dev log will serve as a diary for all of us to write in. Sometimes we’ll talk about art, or post progress shots,…