It is usually in a visual novel format where choices can be made by the players.
While the ultimate goal is to fall in love and get the happy ending, there are times when the game requires the players to meet certain requirements to get the players’ desired ending.
It now has a near-isometric dimetric view (similar to the earlier Maxis-published A-Train) instead of overhead, land could have different elevations, and underground layers were introduced for water pipes and subways.
New types of facilities include prisons, schools, libraries, museums, marinas, hospitals and arcologies.
There aren’t a lot of otome games in English out there.
In 2002, Konami released its very successful Tokimeki Memorial Girl's Side, which brought many new fans to the still-new genre.The unexpected and enduring success of the original Sim City, combined with the relative lack of success with other "Sim" titles, finally motivated the development of a sequel.Sim City 2000 was a major extension of the concept.You're starting out at a school for magic, so you choose classes to learn spells that you can cast in the dungeons.In the meantime you try to get a date for the dance at the end of the year. You're a young girl from one of three fantasy races, and you choose jobs and classes to raise different skills like cooking and creativity.