Code: Realize ~Guardian of Rebirth~, known as Code: Realize ~Princess of Genesis~ (Code:Realize ～創世の姫君～, Code: Realize ~Sousei no Himegimi~) in Japan, is a game for the PS Vita made by the otome game subsidiary of Idea Factory, Otomate. It was originally published November 27, 2014 in Japan.
It was licensed and distributed in English-speaking countries by Aksys Games.
Restricted to an abandoned mansion on the outskirts of London in fulfillment of a promise to her father, lonely Cardia lives day to day isolated from the world. Her body carries a deadly poison that rots or melts anything her skin touches, prompting the locals to call her a “monster.” Her last conversation with her father two years ago, telling her to stay out of sight and never fall in love, is the furthest back she can remember. One day, her quiet solitude is interrupted as the Royal Guards break in to capture her. It is then that Cardia meets Arsène Lupin, a chivalrous thief, who helps her escape the soldiers’ clutches. She soon finds herself on a journey with Lupin to locate her father, who holds the answers to her mysterious condition. The two are soon joined by four more interesting and handsome gentlemen…
Main Article: Code: Realize ~Guardian of Rebirth~/Gameplay
The player is allowed to use up to 5 characters to rename the protagonist at the start of a new game.
The player will jump into the role of the main protagonist, Cardia (her default name), and the story will begin. The choices the player makes will not only influence the affection level of the characters they interact with, but will they will also change the course of the story.
Main Article: Characters