An international remake by developer Mediatonic and publisher Devolver Digital, dubbed Hatoful Boyfriend HD in Japan, was released on 4 September 2014 for Microsoft Windows, OS X, and Linux and for Play Station 4 and Play Station Vita on 21 July 2015 in North America, and on 22 July 2015 in Europe, respectively. Hatoful Boyfriend received generally positive reception; reviewers praised the game's replay value as well as its writing and characterization, while repetitive gameplay and the accessibility of the game's Bad Boys Love mode received a more mixed response.
A sequel, Hatoful Boyfriend: Holiday Star, was released on 29 December 2011, with an English version being released on Christmas Day the following year.
There are several changes to gameplay and the way text is displayed during Bad Boys Love in the original version of the game: saving is disabled except at certain points in the story, the function to skip dialogue and interactions is removed, and plot-important dialogue and narrative are highlighted with colored text; usually yellow, though text of particularly critical importance is highlighted in red.
The game is set in a version of Earth populated by sapient birds, and its main story follows the player character and protagonist—the only human attending St.
Pigeo Nation's Institute, an elite school for birds—as she finds love among her avian acquaintances.
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is a Japanese dōjin soft otome visual novel released in 2011 for Microsoft Windows and OS X.
An arrow button in the upper right corner also allows the player to skip dialogue and interactions they have already experienced.