Necrobarista is a gorgeous 3D visual novel about a supernatural Melbourne cafe where the dead spend their last night on Earth. Utilizing a unique anime-inspired aesthetic, Necrobarista places a focus on the usage of animation and cinematography to provide a cinematic experience that draws players into a visually and narratively captivating adventure. Through a series of vignettes, Necrobarista presents a story told from the viewpoints of a diverse cast of characters, and explores the supernatural underworld of Melbourne's cafe scene.
Release date: 17 July 2020
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Developer: Route 59
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This is a story about death and coffee.

Inspired equally by film and anime, Necrobarista is a unique take on the visual novel medium. Follow a dynamic and diverse cast of characters as they navigate Melbourne's hipstery coffee culture, the questionable ethics of necromancy, and the process of letting go.
Final Pour is the definitive edition of Necrobarista, bringing a year's worth of updates and enhancements to the table, as well as brand new features and stories:
  • Full cinematic recomposition

    in 1.85:1 aspect ratio, bringing a whole new perspective to the story.
  • Devil's Den

    : A new episode featuring Samantha kicking someone in the head.
  • Studio Mode

    : Compose your own shots, add dialogue, and tell stories using the same tools as us!
  • Doodle Mode

    : Remember those homicidal robots we mentioned before? Now you can draw faces on them! They're fine with it.
  • Three new additions to the soundtrack

    from Necrobarista music producer

    Jeremy Lim

Other features:

  • Stylized, fully 3D cinematic presentation that draws from anime aesthetics.
  • Soundtrack by Kevin Penkin , BAFTA-nominated composer for Florence , Made in Abyss, and Norn9.
  • Delve into the world of the Terminal and fantasy Melbourne through free-roaming first-person scenes.
  • Featuring goon-sack robots, alchemical coffee, and Australian folk hero Ned Kelly.
  • Support for fourteen languages, including Korean, Arabic, and Russian.
System requirements:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS *: Windows 7 or Newer
  • Processor: 2.5+ GHz Quad core
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 660 or better, ATI 7950 or better
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 3 GB available space
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 960 or better
  • Storage: 3 GB available space