The gameplay of Katawa Shoujo is choice-based, in which the player reads through text and occasionally has the chance to respond to prompts with a variety of preset responses.
The decisions made initiate possible events or dialogue within the story.
Act 1 has since been updated for several additional languages; as of Act 1's fifth version, English, French, Italian, Japanese, Russian, German, Hungarian, and both Traditional and Simplified Chinese are included.
Case has been marking its knives with tang stamps from the beginning.
The markings below show which tangs where used and when.
In the prologue, he collapses from a major heart attack.
Due to his heart condition, he transfers to Yamaku High School in class 3-3, and although initially resentful of his placement in a school for the disabled, he eventually adapts to his new lifestyle.
She has prosthetic legs, having had her original legs amputated below the knees as a result of a car accident.