You play as a cute young woman who can transform and get different costumes and abilities by "magicking" certain objects, like swords, bows, brooms, etc.
Not much to do besides kill some monsters and A community-made spiritual successor to Hentai High School.
These games are paced very differently from average, and avoid the early couple (pun not intended). as would most of the PS3/Vita Atelier games come to think of it, though Mana Khemia would probably fit your tastes better.
You won't be selecting every dialogue choice during your character's involvement with the game’s world, but you will be occasionally prompted to guide your hero or heroine along different paths, and depending on your prior actions these could result in good or ill.
Dating simulation games demand extensive experimentation, trial and error.
Since dramatic romances are often the main focus of these games and are necessary to lead the stories along their branching paths, you are expected to fulfill your obligation as a good sport and at least attempt to fall in love.
Or else the game really won't know what to do with you, and thus you will be punished. Non-romantic visual novels do exist for those who don't want to opt in to this particular character-focused experience, but for this article we’ll be limiting ourselves to the love simulation variety.
Create your character at the beggining, by naming him, setting his age and assigning power, inteligence and magic points.
Spanning the entire history of the genre, these eroge games are considered the best in the genre.
No eroge novels (aka 'erotic visual novels') in this list: there are so many of them that we have made a page just for them.
We also have a page for Adult interactive Fiction for smut made by non-Japanese writers.
If you're unfamiliar with the genre, eroge games are essentially Japanese sex video games.
Below are all types of eroge games, including eroge RPGs, eroge dating sims and more.
ZONE games aren't really games, but sweet Jesus does 4chan love them and each one is well-made. Another Illusion game, so it's good stuff as usual.