Building a tech stack for my visual novel

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For Up There They Love, my upcoming visual novel and character management sim, I am not just programming the entire game. I’m also creating my own engine. 🤷‍♂️

Game Design

Why I’m making an anti-dating sim

Reading Time: 5 minutes
Pictured: Youth well wasted

When I was young and horny, I would play a lot of dating sims and other types of “adult” games. I would either pirate these games via torrents or play free Flash games on sites like