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Discovering CloudNovelist: Interview with MidZM

This month’s interview is with MidZM, the author of Symbiotic. In the following interview, Mid shares his development process and recounts his ups and downs of making Symbiotic, an rpg-esque saga.  About the CloudNovelist Mid is a wizard programmer for our CloudNovel engine, as well as a game developer skilled in animation, art, and design!…
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A statement from Sonya, CEO of CloudNovel

Hello everyone, last week I found out that I was associated and became the “poster girl” of a statement that supports climate change. I could not tell you the full story because it is related to my personal life but I would like to take your time to share my views regarding that topic as…
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How to make a game on Steam

Hello all, It is I, your one and only Princess. Many people have been wondering how exactly do we make a game on CloudNovel, and then sell it online to places like Steam or Itch.io, well to be honest there isn’t a lot of advice or information on how to exactly sell your game on…
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Discovering CloudNovelist: Special Interview with Sonya

Hello fellow CloudNovelists! With the summer jam started and Cafe Rouge to be released in just a few days, this month’s Discovering Cloudnovelist is a special issue with our own creator, Sonya Fung! About Sonya Sonya is the founder and CEO of CloudNovel. But before that, she was also a visual novel developer, using various…
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Discovering CloudNovelist: Interview with Fluffness (Ft. Collaboration and Creating a Finished Game)

Hey CloudNovelists. This month, our guest for the interview is Fluffness! About Fluffness Fluff and I (Otometaku) have known each other for about 4 years, since one of the first game jams in CloudNovel. Even if you’re new to CloudNovel, you’ve probably seen her games around, including The Red Grimly Tale series, Helen’s Doll House,…
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Discovering CloudNovelist: Interview with MoneyFunny (Feat. Sprite Tutorial!)

Happy April! We hope that everyone is staying home and staying safe. This month, the CloudNovelist we are featuring is MoneyFunny. About MoneyFunny MoneyFunny is a sprite artist from Hong Kong. Since joining CloudNovel in 2017, she has been releasing her sprite art and characters, all with a cute and unique art style! We’re very…
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Are you a tech princess?

Hey guys, it’s me, your one and only Princess Sonya! Lately I’ve been getting into more of the tech world and I’ve noticed something everywhere I look. The only people in tech are men. Everywhere I go, 90% of the people in tech are men. As your self proclaimed “tech princess,” I’ve decided to put…
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Discovering CloudNovelist: Interview with OHISASHI

Hey guys! This is Otometaku and the CloudNovel team. We are thrilled to announce that Discovering CloudNovelist is back! I will be leading monthly interviews with CloudNovel developers and artists, so stay tuned~ This month, I am interviewing OHISASHI from our Chocolates and Sweets Jam. About the CloudNovelist OHISASHI is a CloudNovelist from Hawaii. One…
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Who is Sonya Fung?

Who is Sonya Fung? Just who is Sonya? Many of you have been wondering, who is Sonya? Is she a bot, is she an AI? Who is “Princess Sonya” the mascot of CloudNovel? Well I’m here to expel all rumors. Sonya is a real person. Sonya is the original founder of CloudNovel, and the creator…
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CloudNovel Engine Development is Paused

Hello everyone This is Sonya, your princess and CEO. I have an important announcement. Starting today we are halting development on the CloudNovel visual novel engine. After 4 years of development, we feel that the engine is at a stable enough state that qualifies it to be a complete engine. We understand that there is…
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