Games where the player character is female and potential objects of affection are male are known as Gx B or otome games.Homosexual relationships are also possible, as there are games with no specific gender lines ("all pairings").This genre also includes many of the "tycoon" games such as Railroad Tycoon and Transport Tycoon.Another similar example of a business simulation (that models a startup business) is "Sim Venture Classic".Eroge only gets released to PC because large Japanese game companies do not want to release games with sexual content on their game consoles.
Sexually explicit dating sims may fall into the category of H Game or Eroge.
Dating sims, or relationship simulation role-playing games (RS-RPG), are a video game subgenre of simulation games, usually Japanese, with romantic elements.
They are also sometimes put under the category of neoromance.
These games often feature a day-night cycle with a time scheduling system that provides context and relevance to character interactions, allowing players to choose when and if to interact with certain characters, which in turn influences their responses during later conversations.
While bishōjo games make up the bulk of dating sims, other types of games exist.
The censored version contains far more endings and new added scenes due to the absence of sexual scenes.