Lovers in play: the newest frontier in the realm of internet dating,

Lovers in play: the newest frontier in the realm of internet dating,

Selena H, 23, a cook in training from Vietnam, happens to be emailing a “24-year-old musical phase musician from South Korea known as Zen” who she met online this past year. She’s developed an enchanting relationship she says with him. “He speaks such as a real gentleman and is sensitive to kitties.” Zen is really a character in an enchanting “visual novel” game built to help test thoroughly your skill at relationships.

These games can be obtained on apps such as Mystic Messenger (launched in 2016 by the South Korean Cheritz); Love and Producer (2017; Chinese designer Pape Games), Dream Daddy (2017; US-based Game Grumps), Hatoful Boyfriend (2011; Japanese Developer Digital) and Obey Me (2019; Japanese designer NTT Solmare). Read more…