Simulation games about dating
The most common objective of dating sims is to date, usually choosing from among several characters, and to achieve a romantic relationship.
A romantic simulation game (恋愛シミュレーションゲーム ren’ai shimyurēshon gēmu) in Japan, can involve several technical elements such as a time limit, several statistics such as looks and charm which can be boosted through exercise, or an “attraction meter” which can increase or decrease depending on one’s decisions.
It is aimed toward younger players (teens and up) and is a "clean" game.
The game allows users to select their gender and the gender of their desired date.
The player generates continued interest by performing acts that are pleasing to the date; these either relate to an interest of the character or are actions like buying flowers.
Hot Date is an adult game, with the potential for blurred-out R-rated encounters (called "woo hoo") between the player's Sim character and one or more characters not controlled by the player.
The goal of interactive simulation dating games is to increase the bond between your character and your potential date, and eventually to form an interactive virtual relationship.
This free online simulation dating game is affiliated with America Online (AOL).
But like every good thing that's online, there's a dark side to dating games that not everyone has had the pleasure (or misfortune) of witnessing.
The next choice is a set of meeting places for the first encounter, including the beach, the university and a music store.
The player then chooses from a selection of potential dates.
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