Walk down any street or into any bar and you will see the oh-so familiar sight of foreign men with Chinese girls.Go on any internet forum and you will be able to access myriad conversations and threads extolling the trials and tribulations of dating Chinese girls, but what if we flip it the other way round?But in the end, the object of the game is to impress girls (or boys, if you choose a girl to start with) and then kiss them - and maybe even sneak a few bases beyond that. And at some point, I was having a conversation with one of the girls in the game about how she fell off a bike and had to fix her shoulder, and I was impressing her with a long and detailed story about evading some crazies on my own bike, and... It just felt like such a strange, un-natural thing to be doing in a video game, in an imaginary world. And the game's interface is a bit tricky in places, and the resource and friend management not spectacularly sophisticated, despite the good-looking 3D art - the 'Art Assets' 02/2007 .
And you actually care about changing your clothes in-game (so girls notice) and targeting specific people who seem to like you for who you are. Please check with yours.) What does that say about me, or the gaming medium? And it's unfortunate that the actual mechanics of Brooktown High will prohibit many players from getting much pleasure from it - as Game Spy notes: "You only get a few minutes each school week to fraternize before rushing to class, which limits the amount of time you can dedicate to meeting other students or setting up dates." So there's a lot of rushing around in the times you should be having fun, and there are issues with characters not remembering previous conversations you've had with them - and situations where the multiple choice conversation tree makes you act like a jackass, no matter what.Photo: Fe Ilya The sight of a western girl with a Chinese man is, although admittedly more and more commonplace, still a relative rarity and the information and advice available to Western women who are seeking to date Chinese men is still comparatively rare.So rare, in fact, that Jocelyn Eikenburg, an American who has been married to a Chinese man for several years, has written a successful blog, and has even been interviewed by the BBC about this ‘phenomenon’.Those in Western regions interested in the title may be able to download it as well.which will come bundled with two DLCs, include English subtitles, and launch in Southeast Asian markets.Another reason is the relative conservatism of Chinese relationships; Gender roles in Chinese relationships are so clearly defined that even lesbian couples frequently divide themselves in to masculine and feminine counterparts, T (for tomboy), and P (for princess).