Julien found his way to a small café in the neighborhood town.
He slowly uncovers pieces of slice-of-life snippets by the people he met, in a journey to find his own.
What will he do, when he discovers the café is not like what he expected?
Status: Currently building V0 (demo)...
Genre: slice of life, heartwarming
Type: kinetic visual novel (linear story)
Tools: RenPy, Krita, Visual Studio Code
Platform: itch.io (not available yet)
These may change if needed.
Chika (little flowers)
Sumi (Sumichy - gentle waves)
Ellie (Annelie - shiny stars)
Lulu (playful moon)
These are the links to development notes that I wrote during the development years of Illa Café.
It went through a few changes, including the whole concept and some art style evolutions.
Thank you for supporting me in working in Illa Café!
note: I'm taking my sweet time building Illa Café without any ETA, so progress may appear slow. Hopefully you can understand!
Development notes and other related posts (sorted chronologically):
- First concept
- week 01
- week 02
- week 03
- week 04
- week 05
- week 05.1
- Canary City concept (later renamed as Canary Town)
- Illa Café interior concept
- week 06
- week 07
- week 08
- week 09
- week 10
- week 11
- week 12
- week 13 (2021 updates stopped here)
- week 14 (weekly notes resume in August 2022) - rebuilding and rewriting
- week 15 - choosing fonts
- week 16 - chapter selection
- week 17 - the characters
- week 18 - accessibility