The gay dating game
As with yaoi manga, the major market is assumed to be female.
Games aimed at a homosexual male audience may be referred to as bara.
“That's a really frustrating way to play a game.”, though, encourages players not to think about romance as a game at all.
You can try to impress the music nerd or the academic with knowledge you don't have, but chances are your fakery will fall flat.
During the resolution of one storyline, you're given an option when comforting one of the dads in a moment of personal crisis: You can tell him what he wants to hear or tell him what he Some of the dads have had relationships with women, some with men, but there's no agonizing about their sexual orientation and no more mention of it than there would be in a traditionally heterosexual romance.
is an unabashedly queer game, but not performatively so; it's far more interested in being than announcing.
Boys' Love (BL) games (also known as yaoi games) usually refers to visual novels or H games oriented around male homosexual couples for the female market.
The heartaches and emotional wounds of the men you pursue are not obstacles to be overcome en route to sex, but rather fragments of real humanity that make them even more lovable—and often force you to reexamine your own intentions.
Some of the dads have had relationships with women before, some with men, but there's no agonizing about their sexual orientation and no more mention of it than there would be in a traditionally heterosexual romance.