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Some Sim Date games have been made into Harem anime, though the result is usually nothing special due to the removal of sex and the fact that the narrative can no longer focus on any single character.
(See for example, the difference between the series, which is very close to a Visual Novel style of gameplay, and the DOA Xtreme series, which is the closest thing to a true Dating Sim with mass-market appeal in the US.) If the game plays out like a Choose Your Own Adventure, that's a Visual Novel.However, this was never the case in other parts of the world.Video game magazines that I read regularly would cover Japanese imports and niche titles, but dating sims were merely a curiosity and nothing more. The games industry has grown exponentially and modern gamers are interested in titles beyond the scope of the action, shooting and role-playing genres. ★ character -violet little cheeky blonde girl Miki neat system black hair. Or make a game together, or it ends up in girlfriend?Let's see; she's smiling, so option one should work - unless that throwaway line of dialogue back in Chapter 2 was hinting that she was actually a Tsundere and so I should choose number two..on while I check the FAQ.This terminology is quite common even outside of visual novels in anime.
For instance, the manga The World God Only Knows (a parody of the dating sim genre of games) uses the term frequently, and the manga chapters are numbered as flags (e.g "flag 53").
These dating sim elements are often referred to as Romance Sidequests in the RPG genre.
Anyone familiar with dating sims and romance visual novels will recognize the term "flag" in that context.
In these games, when you are presented with choices which affect how the other characters view you and potentially change which route you go on, it's called a flag.
"Raising a character's flags" essentially means that you make choices that improve your standing with that character and which are more likely to put you on his/her route.
A bevy of 2D hotties are waiting for us to make the right move.