is definitely worth a play if you’re a fan of pretty anime boys.
If you’re new to Community Game-Alongs, simply play any game that fits the theme and share your experiences on your own blog, You Tube channel, social media, or wherever else you’d like to talk about it.
Tools like multiple save slots, quick-save features, and the ability to skip text and rewind help players efficiently pursue every potential partner character and reveal every story path.
It’s like backwards-engineering a narrative database -- and you may be surprised to find how much the story changes when you focus on a different partner each time. Hakuoki is a period piece, taking place in the Bakumatsu period of Japan at the time of civil unrest between the Emperor and the Shogun.
The first Community Game-Along theme of 2016 is the return of an old personal favorite, dating sims!
For this month’s theme, any games where pursuing romance is an integral part of the experience are eligible.