\n\nSmile because you don't know what to say next.|WinkYou're at a huge party--there's hundreds of people and they're all, for the most part, drunk and ready to mingle.
Yesterday you went shopping and bought a new outfit for the party.
Otome games that are released on console and handheld platforms contain no pornographic content, as companies such as Sony and Nintendo do not allow it.]]
\n\nGet a drink at the bar.|Bar\nApproach the guy standing nearby.|Guy\nApproach the girl standing nearby.|Girl NameHe tells you that he works in music--he's some kind of producer but you're honestly not entirely sure what he said.
He starts dropping some big names that you've heard your friends talking about, but you're not really up on mainstream music.
This involves asking or being asked on dates by the love interest, doing an activity with them, and responding to their questions or comments.
The player has a choice of responses, and a correct answer will raise your standing with that character.
In simulation otome games, there is also other gameplay which affects the plot, either by playing minigames or by raising stats.
The main character often has several parameters, such as looks, style, intelligence, talent, etc., that can be raised through various activities in normal gameplay.
One feature that has become common in otome games is "full voice" , which is to have voice acting throughout the entire game.
The love interests are often voiced by well-known voice actors.
In 2006, Famitsu's listings for the Top 20 selling love games included seven otome games.