Background

Kiniro no Corda (金色のコルダ) / La Corda d'oro is a shoujo role-playing game series from Koei, and was later adapted into a manga and anime. It is a modern-day love story set in a music school, and follows its Neoromance series predecessors, Angelique and Harukanaru Toki no Naka de, with its otome game (GxB) and shoujo characteristics.

The original game was released in September 2003, with a sequel following in March 2007. A manga adaption followed in October 2003, and is currently serialized in the monthly LaLa magazine, by Kure Yuki (the game's character designer). The series also turned into a 25-episode anime in October 2006, with an OVA special following in March 2009.

Game

PlatformReleased
Kiniro no Corda Win
PS2
PSP
2003.09.19
2004.03.18
2005.11.10
Kiniro no Corda 2 PS2 2007.03.15
Kiniro no Corda 2: Encore PS2 2007.09.20
Kiniro no Corda 2f (forte) PSP 2009.02.26
Kiniro no Corda 2f Encore PSP 2009.08.20
Kiniro no Corda 3 PS2, PSP 2010.02.25

Manga

LatestReleased
Volumes 17 (final) 2011.07.05
Chapters 2011.05.24

Anime

EpisodesBroadcast
Kiniro no Corda ~primo passo~ 25 + 1 SP 2006.10.01 -
2007.03.25
Kiniro no Corda ~secondo passo~
(OVA SP)
2 2009.03.26,
2009.06.05