However, there are also many eroge that belong to other genres, such as role-playing, fighting, strategy, and others.
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The majority of hentai games are Japanese-style adventures or visual novels with minimal interaction, often also containing vast amounts of dialogue and a developed narrative.
These games may include simulation elements, often revolving around dating; pure sex simulation games are also not uncommon.
Think of them as choose your own adventure novels in a game format.
The second entry in the Grisaia visual novel series.
These terms are quite similar but carry distinct differences, as above, and there are times when they are incorrectly substituted for one another (dating sims are often referred to incorrectly as visual novels).
This group may include any game with significant amounts of nudity and/or explicit sex scenes that was either made in Japan or clearly imitates the Japanese way of making such games.
If you’re one of this column’s male readers (who are probably thinking “Finally!
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