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Coming Out On Top - A Gay Dating Sim Video Game

A project in Eureka, CA by Obscura

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A video game where you play a gay college guy who just came out of the closet. A dating sim with suspense, humor, & erotic situations.
Backers: 1831
Average Pledge Per Backer: $21

Funded: $38,601 of $5,000
Dates: Nov 26th -> Jan 21st (56 days)
Project By: Obscura
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More Games Like Coming Out On Top

December 30th - via:
We loved Coming out on Top from Obscurasoft, so we take a look at some other games in the same vein! (Read More)

Why Coming Out On Top Isn't Allowed on Steam

December 22nd - via:
Coming Out On Top is a recently released visual novel dating sim that focuses on gay relationships. So why isn't it allowed on Steam? (Read More)

An Entertaining and Positive Experience, Coming Out on Top Reviewed

December 17th - via:
Coming out on top is a gay visual novel dating sim that was funded on Kickstarter (Read More)

Weekenders Sunday News 8/10

August 10th - via:
Hey there, folks! We’ve been trying to keep on top of all the news lately, but in all honesty, it clogs up the process a bit around here, and it makes the site harder to use for all of our kind readers, so starting today we’re going to break it down for you guys so you can get all the information you need without digging through a dozen articles! (Read More)

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May 4th - via:
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Coming Out On Top – Previewed

April 14th - via:
Back in early 2013, an incredibly pleasant surprise popped up on Kickstarter. Developer Obscurasoft shared their project with the world – a gay visual novel by the name of Coming Out On Top. Although some are quick to point out gaming as a very heterocentric community, this project helped disprove that notion. While the game only required $5,000 it ended up receiving nearly $40,000 by the funding period’s conclusion. That’s far more than the majority of “straight” visual novels and dating sims on Kickstarter or Indiegogo have received! (Read More)

Novelly Funded – Issue 3

March 21st - via:
Hello again! Did you enjoy our previous issues of Novelly Funded and feel the need to come back for even more? Luckily I’ve got you covered with another batch of visual novels worth looking into. This time around our focus is on titles that are all about romance. Some gamers are really frightened by this notion but I promise you that romantic games can, and often are, fantastic! If you’d rather take a gentler first step into visual novels then check out Issue 2 which focused on visual novels with heavy gameplay elements. (Read More)

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