Jessica Cavanagh is a professional stage actor and life-long theater nerd who was lucky enough to have fallen into her first voice role in an anime on a total fluke- and even luckier that anime turned out to be fan favorite, Black Butler.
Mc Kenzie & Co (1995) from American Laser Games and Girl's Club (1992) from Philips Interactive were simulation games for girls developed and released in the US in the past.
The first Japanese otome game to be officially translated and sold in English was the visual novel Yo-Jin-Bo in 2006 for the PC.
The Kanenone school board has begun talks to merge with an all-girl boarding school, in hopes of becoming a co-ed boarding school.
This has the hormone-driven, girl-deprived male body of Kanenone thrilled.
In 2006, Famitsu's listings for the Top 20 selling love games included seven otome games.