Aksys Games has announced that the visual novel/otome title Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi, part of the Hakuoki series, is now available in the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo 3DS and will be hitting retail stores in both limited and standard edition form this week. Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi utilizes the Nintendo 3DS's native 3D capabilities, includes new story content, and gives players the chance to take a photo with their favorite characters from Hakuoki.
Hakuoki: Memories of the Shinsengumi is set in a time when shogunate and imperial forces clashed for supremacy over Japan. Chizuru travels to Kyoto in search of her missing father and she runs into the Shinsengumi, a band of samurai warriors sworn to protect the shogun. Chizuru soon learns that they, too, are looking for her father and they will face off against imperial soldiers and the supernatural.