Beyond that, actually works as a clever visual novel with choices.
In fact, I’d wager that most players will actually audibly laugh a few times while in play.
I will let you know how to buy as soon as it’s settled.
A sequel, Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star, was released on 29 December 2011, with an English version being released on Christmas Day the following year.
In addition to the main games in the series, Hatoful Boyfriend has made transitions into other media: a monthly webcomic was serialized in the anthology Manga Life WIN , several supplementary materials and official dōjin works have been released, and four drama CDs based on the series have been made. A bird, Ryouta, flirting with the player in the original version (top) and the 2014 remake (bottom).
For whatever reason dating sims never really caught on in the west. Well that game came out in Japan in 2011 and it was called Hatoful Boyfriend.
Perhaps they were too slow paced, pandering, or lacking in action. It starred the only human girl at an all boys school that just so happens to also be an academy devoted entirely to pigeons.