In the end, it is just a game and most people are not crazy enough to take it too seriously.
We would recommend you to try out New Love Plus that was released in 2014. In New Love Plus , you will be playing the role of a new transfer student and meet 3 girls named Manaka, Rinko, and Nene.
Lots of players get turned onto these aspects from story and character-driven Bio Ware games like Dragon Age, and if you’re a fan of those, I have a few recommendations to help welcome you into the otome genre.
While all you need to be “good at” is reading and making choices -- don’t worry if you don’t normally play games -- there are some important things to know about how these games work.
Tools like multiple save slots, quick-save features, and the ability to skip text and rewind help players efficiently pursue every potential partner character and reveal every story path.
It’s like backwards-engineering a narrative database -- and you may be surprised to find how much the story changes when you focus on a different partner each time. Hakuoki is a period piece, taking place in the Bakumatsu period of Japan at the time of civil unrest between the Emperor and the Shogun.
While the endings of most dating sims are that you finally get to be with the girl/guy you like, it just does not end that way in New Love Plus .
My best friend got the original Sims game when it came out in 2000, and I remember staying up late with her playing it for hours.
It was so much fun being able to create our own world where we could be whoever we wanted to be and do whatever we wanted to do.
Or — if you’re more into fantasy games — you can play Knights and Brides and duel other players online.
You may just capture the heart of a clever princess or brave knight while you’re at it!