Easy dating sim
The player's perspective then switches from the protagonist to the protagonist's best friend, and the events of the scenario begin regardless of any other choices made by the player up to that point.If the player obtains all other possible endings prior to starting Bad Boys Love, an extended epilogue plays after the game's credits upon completion of the scenario.A free demo version of Hatoful made with the Famous Writer engine was released later that year, followed by a full commercial version released on 30 October 2011 at COMITIA 98, and an English version released in February 2012.
The game is set in a version of Earth populated by sapient birds, and its main story follows the player character and protagonist—the only human attending St.
On weekdays, the player can also choose which classes to attend, which changes one of the protagonist's three stats depending on the activity chosen.
Having certain stat values are required to obtain the good endings for each love interest and to otherwise advance along certain routes.
Hatoful Boyfriend is set in an alternate version of Earth in which sapient birds have seemingly taken the place of humans in society for reasons that are hinted at, but not fully explained in the dating simulation portion of the game.
In Bad Boys Love, it is revealed that Hatoful is set in a post-apocalyptic, dystopian future—in which a pandemic of a deadly, mutated strain of the H5N1 virus, or bird flu, nearly wipes out mankind in the year 2068.The player assumes control of the protagonist, a teenage human girl.