Tag created in June 2017
Otome's popularity amongst developers
This graph shows games released over the years with the Otome tag and the percentage they represent. The number of releases gives an appreciation of the quantity of games published each year. It often tends to increase naturally, just like the total amount of Steam games released.
The percentage gives a better estimate of the tag's trend. It shows if the Otome tag is getting more or less popular amongst developers. The Review chart will tell us if this trend is a good thing (i.e. players interest is increasing, tag is undercrowded) or if it's the opposite.
The Otome tag has peaked in 2023, with 43 games released. The tag's popularity is in a range between 0.02% in 2012 and 0.1% in 2014.
Bear in mind that 2023 is not over yet. The number of releases will continue to increase, but the percentage is already a good estimate of things to come.
Otome's popularity amongst players
This graph displays the reviews for games associated with the Otome tag, both as count and as a percentage of all Steam reviews, and the value for an average game. Note that if the normalized and average lines are too small, you can deactivate the review count and % of the average lines by clicking on the legend.
While the review count clearly quantifies the reviews a tag receives, keep in mind that it also follows the popularity of Steam itself. The value normalized as a percentage of all Steam reviews is often more revealing, as it gives you the popularity trend for Otome tag games.
A standard game associated with this tag received on average between 125 (2014) and 36 (2023) reviews. Bear in mind that it is the average, and it can be strongly influenced by extreme values, like the release of a very popular game with this tag.
The reviews per game as a percentage of the average show that games in the Otome tag received between 14% (2019) and 29% (2013) reviews compared to other tags.
Price of games tagged with Otome
This graph displays the evolution of the Otome tag's games price in USD over the years, and the percentage of free to play games in this tag. Don't forget that a price should slowly increase year-on-year just to keep up with inflation.
The median game price peaked in 2014 at 18.99$, and bottomed in 2015 at 9.99$. The free to play ratio peaked in 2019 at 25%, and bottomed in 2022 at 3%.
Positive reviews ratio for Otome, per language
This graph shows an aggregated Steam rating for the whole Otome tag, separated by language. It helps estimate how different audiences judge a game with this tag. A lower rating doesn't always mean that the audience doesn't enjoy that particular tag, as some cultures tend to always give lower scores. But it will affect a game's rating nonetheless.
The highest rating for Otome is 100% for the Vietnamese language, and the lowest is 72% for the Ukrainian language.
Once upon a time, a girl, her pet dog, and three companions made a journey to meet a great wizard who could grant their wishes. But what if the girl hadn’t believed that “there’s no place like home”? Explore a fairytale world through a dozen routes and 20+ endings!
|34.99||81.6%||Apr 29, 2016|
|Dandelion - Wishes brought to you -|
Dandelion -Wishes brought to you- is a female-oriented game developed by Cheritz. The game was released in South Korea in August, 2012. The English translation for Dandelion was released on Nov, 2012. Dandelion is known as a unique dating simulation with a sensational storyline and charming characters.
|29.99||86%||Sep 29, 2014|
When a feud with her brother gets too hot, Princess Ahri Remono, a young woman with a heart of fire, accepts a challenge that she cannot thrive in the world outside the Imperial Palace. In her first day in class, the boisterous princess finds a potential rival in the student body president.
|4.99||67.5%||Sep 25, 2014|
You awaken to find your memories gone. To learn the truth behind your amnesia, you’ll choose from five romantic paths, each its own world. With 20+ endings, can you write the lasting love story you deserve, or will your love and life come to an end?
|9.99||92.4%||Aug 25, 2015|
|The Men of Yoshiwara: Kikuya|
"The Men of Yoshiwara" is a popular romance game for women. At the end, to whom is it that you will be talking of love? Vocal opening song/English text
|29.99||74.7%||Oct 14, 2015|
A romance visual novel game made in collaboration with D3P and Red Entertainment.Character design and illustrations are by the popular illustrator Teita. The romance revolves around Ninjas who have lived through the Sengoku Period. This game has published in 2016 as PS Vita in Japan.
|34.99||96.7%||Apr 11, 2017|
|Lost in Secular Love|
A Otome game about romancing monks?! All the romanceable characters are monks?! Sweet yet seductive! The untainted body and soul that only you can touch… PS: The game is set in an alternate history with an alternate religion.
|9.99||87.3%||Oct 28, 2016|
|甜点恋人 / Pastry Lovers|
Pastry Lovers is an adventure simulation game that sets in a fantastic Pastry Kingdom. Sakura, the main character, grows into a pastry master and gains romantic love.
|4.99||72.3%||Jul 21, 2017|
|Fashioning Little Miss Lonesome|
When two handsome young men spot the perfect girl to be their first model and help make a name for themselves, they're determined to go for broke and make her shine—but first they'll have to get her out of her house! Can these two really give such an anti-social recluse the makeover she needs to be a star?
|24.99||83.3%||Sep 8, 2017|
Find love, solve a murder, and prevent more death in this murder-mystery horror otome | visual novel.
|9.99||81.8%||Oct 10, 2017|
|Hakuoki: Edo Blossoms|
Continue your journey to Edo in Hakuoki™: Edo Blossoms, where you play as the heroine Chizuru Yukimura. Romance the famous warriors of the Shinsengumi as you enter a fantasy drama of battles and self-discovery. Your narrative choices unlock multiple branching storylines and 30 different endings!
|9.99||95.9%||Mar 13, 2018|
|As We Know It|
A heavily branching visual novel, featuring love, friendship and life-sim elements in a future destroyed by the sun.
|14.99||73.7%||May 8, 2019|
|That Which Binds Us|
All she wanted was to get a bail bond for her troublesome boyfriend. That's when she met Idris, a very special kind of bondsman. With a flick of a knife, he asked Evalise one confusing question- what if we could make him forget you?
|8.99||N/A||Jun 25, 2018|
There are two kinds of people: the rulers and the ruled. The Heights are a gorgeous utopia. The Depths, a filthy industrial wasteland. Our heroine, raised in the Heights, has nothing but contempt for those below.
|34.99||85.6%||Feb 14, 2019|
|Agent Of Love - Josei Otome Visual Novel|
Play as a detective. Live life as a woman. Use your choices wisely to uncover hidden mysteries and solve intriguing cases. Experience Asian family drama and let love find you in this Agent of Love Otome Visual Novel.
|Free||62.9%||Jul 25, 2019|
|Reflections ~Dreams and Reality~|
A visual novel about a girl who wishes to escape her fate and those who follow closely behind her. Features both GxB and GxG routes.
|4.99||80%||Mar 14, 2019|
|Gods of Love: An Otome Visual Novel|
An otome with strong, independent protagonist and hints of spicy scenes! The healer Thalia has developed magical powers and the gods of her world think she might be a new goddess they can marry. Poor Thalia just wants to do her work.
|15.99||65.5%||Mar 9, 2020|
|Love Spell: Written In The Stars - a magical romantic-comedy otome|
After saving the life of a mysterious old woman, a young girl is gifted a magical spell book with the power to make anyone whose name she writes inside of it fall madly in love with her until the next full moon. "Love Spell" is a romantic-comedy otome game full of magic, laughs & cute penguins!
|18.99||94.6%||Jul 24, 2020|
|The Game of The Playful|
A single-player otome game with many characters; Players can customize characters' names(including male characters).
|Free||50%||Jul 16, 2020|
|Heroine for Hire|
Heroine for Hire is a medieval fantasy otome about unemployment, following your dreams, and falling in love along the way!
|7.99||92.9%||May 25, 2021|
|魔帝1 Magic Emperor1|
The Magic emperor is a heroine is a female emperor love word game, lazy play, rich plot of interactive visual novel game. Can guide the male leading role for five, exclusive custom set up painting, to bring you a beautiful love story visual feast.
|19.99||N/A||Dec 25, 2020|
A new visual novel from the legendary eXtend! Mixing dangerous romance with murder mystery, BUSTAFELLOWS is a steamy noir mystery that will make you shiver but ask for more!
|39.99||92.4%||Jul 30, 2021|
|Moon Observatory Iris|
Otome game. A story made to heal both the reader and writer's heart.
|19.99||93.3%||May 1, 2021|
|Heart & Soul|
A romance otome visual novel set in Ancient Greece that follows the myth of Psyche as she falls in love with her mysterious husband. Navigate fickle gods and Psyche's looming tragic fate by making meaningful choices that affect the story and its ending.
|7.99||93.8%||Feb 28, 2022|
Happy birthday Alice Rahner! You will be forced into an arranged marriage. Of course, falling in love with your new husband is entirely up to you. With 16 truly unique endings, are you willing to follow your heart?
|24.99||82.4%||Feb 28, 2022|