🐳 Moby v2024.04.07

Boku no Natsuyasumi

aka: Boku no Natsuyasumi Portable: Mushimushi Hakase to Teppenyama no Himitsu!!
Moby ID: 82250
PlayStation Specs
Note: We may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made via eBay or Amazon links (prices updated 4/12 11:24 AM )

Description

The year is 1975, and a nine-year-old city boy named Boku has been sent to his aunt and uncle's house in the countryside for a vacation. He is there for the entire month of August, and it is up to the player what he does each day. Possible activities include fishing, catching bugs, flying a kite, meeting new people, and more. Trying out different activities will open up new events as the days go by.

The later released PSP version has updated graphics and features several new characters.

Spellings

  • ぼくのなつやすみ - Japanese PlayStation spelling
  • ぼくのなつやすみポータブル ムシムシ博士とてっぺん山の秘密!! - Japanese PSP spelling

Groups +

Screenshots

Promos

Credits (PlayStation version)

118 People (106 developers, 12 thanks) · View all

Original Work (原作)
Scenario (脚本)
Director (監督)
Character Design (キャラクターデザイン)
Boku (ボク)
Uncle (おじちゃん)
Auntie (おばちゃん)
Moe (萌)
Shirabe (è©©)
Guts (ガッツ)
Fat (ファット)
Megane (メガネ)
Saori (沙織)
Father (父)
Monk (お坊さん)
Narration (ナレーション)
  • Dankan (ダンカン)
Modeling (モデリング)
Character Animation (キャラクターアニメーション)
Art Director (美術監督)
Layout/Original Art (レイアウト・原画)
Art Design (美術設定)
Original Art (原画)
CG Perspective Design (CGパース設計)
  • Millennium Kitchen [ミレニアムキッチン]
[ full credits ]

Reviews

Players

Average score: 4.0 out of 5 (based on 1 ratings with 0 reviews)

Be the first to review this game!

Trivia

August 32nd

A glitch can be triggered that forces the game to continue to August 32nd, which causes the graphics and audio to become distorted. Because some of the resulting texture distortions can end up being rather disturbing, the glitch has gained a level of notoriety on websites such as 2channel.

Release delay

The game was originally scheduled for a summer 1999 release, but the producers insisted on the inclusion of a fishing minigame. The extra time taken for programming meant the original deadline was missed. Since Sony did not want to release a summer vacation game in the fall, the release was pushed back to summer of 2000.

Analytics

MobyPro Early Access

Upgrade to MobyPro to view research rankings!

Related Games

Boku no Natsuyasumi 2: Umi no Bouken-hen
Released 2002 on PlayStation 2, PSP
Akumajō Special: Boku Dracula-kun
Released 1990 on NES, 2006 on DoJa
Kaminari Bōya
Released 1983 on Sharp X1, MSX
Hot Shots Golf: Open Tee
Released 2004 on PSP
Wonder Tree House
Released 2014 on Android, iPhone
Kid Dracula
Released 1993 on Game Boy
Yumimi Mix
Released 1993 on SEGA CD, 1995 on SEGA Saturn, 1998 on Windows

Identifiers +

  • MobyGames ID: 82250
  • [ Please login / register to view all identifiers ]

Contribute

Are you familiar with this game? Help document and preserve this entry in video game history! If your contribution is approved, you will earn points and be credited as a contributor.

Contributors to this Entry

Game added by Harmony♡.

PSP added by MAT.

Additional contributors: MAT, Sciere, Cantillon.

Game added January 4, 2017. Last modified February 22, 2023.