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Keeping you updated on the latest in English otome games!

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There are basically two kinds of dating sims, visual novels and adventure games with some sort of other, relationship building element.An otome game (乙女ゲーム, literally meaning "girl" or "maiden" game) is a story based video game that is targeted towards the female market. Generally one of the goals, besides the main plot goal, is to develop a romantic relationship between the female player character and one of several male, or occasionally female characters. The visual novels are easily the best known and most prevalent in the genre.Think of them as choose your own adventure novels in a game format.Put simply, otome game literally means “maiden game”.

It is usually in a visual novel format where choices can be made by the players.

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There aren’t a lot of otome games in English out there.

Steam on the other hand, has made digital distribution cost-effective, efficient, and accessible to a massive audience.

All this is a huge boon for visual novels and dating simulation games, which would have lingered in obscurity outside of Japan, otherwise.

However, this was never the case in other parts of the world.