It is a good time to be a fan of otome games as not only was Amnesia: Memories announced for localization recently, but today Aksys Games announced that they are also localizing a new otome title called Code: Realize ~Guardian of Birth~. Developed by Idea Factory, Code: Realize ~Guardian of Birth~ will be released on the PS Vita in fall 2015.
Players will control a young woman with a poisonous touch who will encounter five charming men and meet others that happen to be historical and literary figures such as Arsène Lupin, Abraham Van Helsing, Victor Frankenstein, Impey Barbicane, and Count Saint-Germain.
A story description from PlayStation Blog can be found below:
Restricted to an abandoned mansion on the outskirts of London in fulfillment of a promise to her father, lonely Cardia lives day to day isolated from the world. Her body carries a deadly poison that rots or melts anything her skin touches, prompting the locals to call her a “monster.”
Her last conversation with her father two years ago, telling her to stay out of sight and never fall in love, is the furthest back she can remember. One day, her quiet solitude is interrupted as the Royal Guards break in to capture her. It is then that Cardia meets Arsène Lupin, a chivalrous thief, who helps her escape the soldiers’ clutches. She soon finds herself on a journey with Lupin to locate her father, who holds the answers to her mysterious condition. The two are soon joined by four more interesting and handsome gentlemen…