Not to mention, who wants to wake up hungover after hanging out with someone you didn’t hit it off with (especially if there isn’t even a good story to share)? These 29 alternative first date ideas will get you out of your comfort zone, into some fun, and at the very least have you and your possible new boo bonding over the experience. One person is responsible for drinks and the other brings along bites, pick a fun location (a park, riverside, or really anywhere with a nice view), and chat it up about your love for cheese or obsession with the latest whiskey concoction. But do you want to spend on the only bottle of wine you actually enjoyed? Instead, have each person bring their two favorite types of wine (make it even more fun by setting a price limit), meet at a park, and pretend to write the description on the back of wine bottles when you try each type. Try it with beer, champagne, or anything else you fancy. Tip: Pick a neighborhood you’re both unfamiliar with to make it more of an adventure. The days of scavenger hunts may feel long over, but they don’t have to be. Simply make a list of a few things you’ve been dying to try (don’t be afraid to get creative), and head out to find and experience them all.
Heck, use them for any type of date—first and beyond! Though optimal for warmer months, it could even be fun to bring spiked hot chocolate in a thermos and stroll through the snow. )Cooking is always a great alternative to going out, but it can feel a bit awkward going to a stranger’s home on the first date. Sitting down for a long meal can feel stuffy—especially on the first date. (We suggest snacking on a baked good too.)OK, trespassing may not be the best suggestion on this list, but it can certainly be fun. You can make it as simple or complicated as desired, and you can always throw in the towel and grab a drink if needed—alone with each other.
But you’ll need to focus, as playing the field can result in an unsatisfying ending, and no one likes that.
These games are often designed to be played multiple times.
Most of these games exist in Japan, but there are some available in English as well. The Videos blog covers the dramatic opening sequences from games (usually Japanese). On the Fans page we link to other sites and blogs talking about otome games, so you can find reviews of the games you're interested in.
Everyone has different tastes, so it's a good idea to check out multiple opinions!
Why do first dates seem to be an endless cycle of grabbing drinks or (gasp! While diners don’t offer super fancy meals, they’re certainly good at setting a relaxed, fun tone.
At the end where you can choose a partner, I chose all of them to see what would happen. I have 0 programming or art skill so this is really good! Sometimes he gazes into the distance, as though he cannot keep his ex-girlfriend off his mind.When he was with his ex, he kept his distance from other girls.And to all my NG fans-- there are only a few of you, but I love ya!For the NG boys, I included a girl for Sara to court, woot. Seems like it's harder for us girls to find dating sims than for guys to find dating sims.Generally you meet several characters, and will have to choose one to court.