The Hungry Lamb: Traveling in the Late Ming Dynasty, the dark visual novel pushing moral boundaries from developer Zerocreation Games and publisher 2P Games, celebrates more than 230,000 units sold worldwide within the first month of launch today at INDIE Live Expo. 

To further spread this woeful, thrilling tale, Zerocreation will revitalize the English localization in a new update available next month.

The Hungry Lamb’s gripping narrative has stirred the dark hearts of nearly a quarter million players around the world, earning a 96% overwhelmingly positive review status on Steam.

“We are very grateful for all of our fans’ support,” said Ji Ling, Producer for Zerocreation Games. “Plans for additional language voice acting are underway, and we can’t wait to share the news with our global audience!”Liang lost everything in the Great Tianqi Explosion, and in his desperation turned to a life of crime. When a shady merchant offers riches in exchange for the escort of four young girls to a wealthy lord, Liang accepts without a second thought. 

Traverse Ming Dynasty-era China to reach the prosperous city of Luoyang to deliver these would-be daughters. Foster trust and bond with the girls during a time of war and turmoil. 

Unveil dark, demonic truths, make calculated decisions, learn from mistakes, and unlock nine endings in a branching narrative.Succumb to a beautifully haunting tale rendered in gorgeous hand-drawn illustrations that merge traditional Chinese art styles with modern animation. Veteran voice actors accentuate the emotional journey.

The Hungry Lamb: Traveling in the Late Ming Dynasty is now available on PC via Steam for $9.99 USD. It supports Chinese, English, and Japanese text with Chinese voice acting, and a Japanese dub is currently in production. To learn more, follow 2P Games on Twitter and Discord.