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Sucker for Love: First Date is a Lovecraftian dating simulation visual novel developed by Akabaka and published by DreadXP. It was released on Steam for Microsoft Windows on January 20, 2022. Its prelude, which is free, was released on December 15, 2021.

The full wiki for this game can be found here.


Put the 'love' in 'Lovecraftian horror'! Perform terrifying rituals to win the affections of eldritch horrors and smooch 'em... at any cost!


The three characters are:

  • Ln'eta
  • Nyanlathotep
  • Estir


  • Three chapters of laughs, screams, and tears, all in one thick package!
  • Every decision you make will significantly affect gameplay and determine which ending you arrive at!
  • Immersive re-imagining of the visual novel genre loaded with gameplay!
  • "Three" "fully-voiced" "dateable" "girls"
  • A stylish artistic/musical direction reminiscent of old-school anime and dating sims!
  • No horror elements or danger whatsoever

System requirements[]

  • OS: Windows 7
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM

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