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.
To create a friendly relationship between two Sims, have them do actions such as 'Be Nice', 'Bro Hug', 'Be Funny' or 'Chest Bump'.
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.
in the game that can easily be divided up into unique chunks, bringing a three-stage definition to the process. Stage 2: Romance The next stage involves the process of creating a lasting bond and attachment for your pair, starting with romance and working your way to marriage.
Stage 1 is Friends, Stage 2 is Romance, and finally there is Stage 3, Family and Family Building. While the idea of needing to be married in order to begin a family has fallen out of favor in the real world, it is still a great idea in the Sim one.
While a Sim is on a date, the Sim can be controlled, but not actually give orders to its date.
Downtown features lots of brand-new, downtown-only items, like food vendors, clothing stores, picnic areas, and duck ponds that Sim couples can use to keep themselves busy, and a few new items, like the restaurant booth seat, that'll let them get to know each other better.