This is the project page for the LeaRN
Japanese RPG: Slime Forest Adventure.
SFA can teach you basic Japanese literacy with:
It is playable and the first storyline ("Jenk's Adventure", for
introductory kanji recognition) is essentially complete. There are demo and
registered versions available for Windows, OS X, and Linux.
(contact by email -
all inquiries welcome)
Support development by becoming a member!
Membership costs $15 and gives access to the full Registered Version of
Slime Forest Adventure.
The Web App is a supplement to the game for your smartphone or other
Talk to other Slime Forest players, get help with the game, get help
with Japanese, meet new people.
New version: Build 170 (changelog)
Sunday, September 10 2017
Demo version of Slime Forest Adventure:
- introduction to katakana and hiragana
- sample lesson in kanji
- the adventure begins with Episode 1
The Registered version additionally has:
- get comfortable with kanji
- learn to recognize and distinguish nearly 2,000 kanji
- readings training through vocabulary, with ~3,000 example words
- the adventure continues with a main quest and sidequests
- introductory vocabulary and grammar in Supplementary Training
Slime Forest Adventure
Fight slimes, save a princess, learn Japanese!
Thursday, September 28
I'm trying out a lower price. This may be temporary.
Sunday, September 10
Returned to original demo/registration model for new users.