Hanako Games, is an independent video game development company founded by Georgina Bensley that develops PC games mostly involving female protagonists centered on fantasy- and anime-inspired style. Games on the site include Fatal Hearts, Cute Knight, Summer Session, and Science Girls. The website provides free demos for all of the games along with downloadable wallpapers. Hanako Games is an affiliate of Winter Wolves, Tycoon Games and sakevisual.
In 2015, Hanako Games started to publish visual novel games that were not originally written by them, and release them under the name Hanabira. The first game Sword Daughter was released on January 5, 2015. Originally, the story was a gamebook of the Dragontales series by Rhondi A. Vilott Salsitz and was first published in the 1980s. In 2016, the game A Littly Lily Princess was released under the label of Hanabira. It is visual novel game with raising sim elements and based on the novel A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett.
In 2007, Hanako Games was awarded the top prize at Innovate 2007, sponsored by the Casual Games Association.
- as Hanako Games
|2003||Charm School||Role-playing video game|
|Sweet Dreams||Adventure game|
|2004||Pentagraph||Puzzle video game|
|Classroom Chaos||Strategy video game|
|2005||Summer Schoolgirls||Life simulation game|
|Cute Knight||Role-playing video game|
|2007||Fatal Hearts||Visual novel|
|Cute Knight Deluxe||Role-playing video game|
|2008||Summer Session||Dating sim|
|2009||Science Girls!||Role-playing video game|
|Cute Knight Kingdom||Role-playing video game|
|2010||Date Warp||Visual novel|
|2011||Magical Diary||Life simulation game|
|2012||Long Live The Queen||Life simulation game|
|2013||The Royal Trap||Visual novel|
|2015||Black Closet||Life simulation game|
- as Hanabira
|2015||Sword Daughter||Visual novel|
|2016||A Littly Lily Princess||Dating sim|
- Official website
- "Hanako Games". The Visual Novel Database.
- Interview with Hanako Games
- Another Interview
- Interview with Erin Bell