The gay dating game
“My husband knows I like, um, watching entertainment involving nude men,” she says diplomatically.
“And he suggested I do a dating sim about a gay guy.
, a video game in which you play a gay college student jumping into the dating pool.
“Apparently dating sims are pretty big over there, and I thought, ‘Hey, this seems like a pretty simple type of game to design! ’ But Obscura says she couldn’t think of any hetero storylines that interested her.However, the lead developer of the game, Tyler Hutchison, said that there’s more to the plot than fans may first think.The year it was first released it was talked about a lot in Giant Bombs game of the year debates, it was one of the only games they discussed that I hadnt played yet but they all had great things to say about it. Firstly, it's a game made by the Game Grumps team (a popular You Tube channel if you're not familiar, they do comical let's plays), not necessarily Arin and Danny but their coworkers that are behind the scenes.You get to build yourself as a hot dad and give them a “dadsona”, and then must navigate the dating scene of Maple Bay.Since it’s release on July 13, the game has been celebrated for being one of the few games that are solely focussed on positive LGBT content, rather than having LGBT storylines as a smaller plot.