Some Sim Date games have been made into Harem anime, though the result is usually nothing special due to the removal of sex and the fact that the narrative can no longer focus on any single character.
Because there is almost no market for true Dating Sim games outside of Japan, it's a frequent misunderstanding among western gamers that "Dating Sim" is the general term for all ren'ai (romantic love) games.
There plenty of websites already doing that more efficiently.
If it feels like you're playing an RPG, trying to keep track of everyone's feelings about you and giving out presents, that's a Dating Sim.
In recent years, there have been many Role Playing Games that incorporate dating sim elements.
Alison Sherratt, president of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers, said she was worried about the impact on children.
She said: ‘Until now, we’ve been warning of the dangers of children seeing these games, but saying it’s the parents responsibility to keep children away from them.
To access any of these websites inside the game, when your character has his mobile phone out, just press “up” on the phone’s D-pad and select Internet.