F/sn locations and their real-world counterparts

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F/sn locations and their real-world counterparts

Unread postby Nintendo Maniac 64 » August 5th, 2009, 8:33 pm

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Re: F/sn locations and their real-world counterparts

Unread postby Oolinthu » August 5th, 2009, 9:35 pm

Interesting, but it'd be more surprising if Nasu had just conjured the locales from his mind when they didn't actually exist anywhere.

Edit: Wow, Rin's house is kinda tacky IRL.
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Re: F/sn locations and their real-world counterparts

Unread postby Keeper of Gil's Vault » August 5th, 2009, 10:19 pm

I think using existing locations in VN is pretty common, I have seen a similar comparison between locations in Clannad and their real-life counterparts. Also, aren't the background in Tsukihime just edited photos? It is not surprising that it continued the practice in Fate, but put in a bit more effort (redrawn them).
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Re: F/sn locations and their real-world counterparts

Unread postby Dark_Habit » August 6th, 2009, 7:28 am

Yes, the actual locations were used and then edited for the game.
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Re: F/sn locations and their real-world counterparts

Unread postby Thanatos » June 3rd, 2010, 7:53 pm

Found out recently where some of the locations actually are, according to this http://punynari.wordpress.com/2009/10/3 ... s-in-kobe/ they are in Kobe/Japan.
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Re: F/sn locations and their real-world counterparts

Unread postby Rein » June 18th, 2010, 3:44 pm

Thanatos wrote:Found out recently where some of the locations actually are, according to this http://punynari.wordpress.com/2009/10/3 ... s-in-kobe/ they are in Kobe/Japan.


yea when I was in japan this spring I actually made a pilgrimage to Kobe to find all the spots XD. I can post some links to the pics I took there if you guys want. It was really cool seeing all those places irl, and getting some of the shots was pretty hilarious (the church courtyard is in a hotel and there were two weddings happening there at the time lol). Also for the road leading up to the church I had to stand in the middle of a very busy street. I got so many really funny looks from people walking by lol.
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Re: F/sn locations and their real-world counterparts

Unread postby Nintendo Maniac 64 » June 18th, 2010, 6:30 pm

Sure, go ahead and post them!

It's not like there's any harm in doing so; you don't live there, so we can't stalk you. :P
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