Why I think more games should have elements of dating sims

Tony Nguyen at [email protected] thinks games could benefit from incorporating elements of dating simulators because they make the player invested in the relationships unfolding.

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lipton1011197d ago

This writer is lonely :-(

XBLSkull1197d ago

He should download a dating site app and use that while he is playing.

wakeNbake1197d ago

I used to ignore all of Michelles calls in GTA4, even stood her up a few times.

DreamGamer1197d ago

Wasn't she the chick who was a Fed or something?

Bimkoblerutso1197d ago

It works for some games, but honestly, I don't want to be wasting my time wandering if this or that character LIKE-like's me when I'm just trying to shoot some bad guys in the face.

DreamGamer1197d ago

Agreed: I don't need that in a Gears of War game.

aquaticDonut1197d ago

I've never been able to get into that genre of games. I've tried a bunch and only ever really liked one, Katawa Shoujo.

DreamGamer1197d ago

It's a very niche genre. Some are better than others.

I heard good things about Katawa Shoujo but never played it myself.