Honeymoon stage of dating
That was a chief concern, and that's specifically why we brought on consultants, why we brought our friends, to make sure the game was sincere.as a queer game, but I've seen some people say they feel like you don't go far enough in that respect.We didn't want to overreach, so we came to the idea of the three-date structure with chapters. But there were very self-imposed limitations on ourselves because we wanted to avoid the sort of scope creep that happens in a lot of indie game development where you bit off more than you can chew and end up paying for that.
I definitely agree with the criticism that we maybe don't really explicitly state it as much as we should have, but I think for the story that we were trying to tell, ultimately we just wanted to normalize it and maybe kind of have it in this slightly fantastical situation where it's just not really discussed and everyone's on the same page.
But that's also not the kind of story we wanted to tell, in a lot of cases.
For example, I've seen a lot of people say that Joseph's past fails to reconcile his sexuality with his religion.
Grayson: Another character who's garnered some blowback is Damien.
You confirmed he's trans on Twitter, but you only hinted at it in the game.That was just something that I didn't want to touch just because I feel like it's been done a good bit and talked about a lot.