Gender issues and inclusive options

A list of games that focus on gender issues, characters' identity, or allows the player to choose their own gender expression.

The House in Fata Morgana
Recommended October 28, 2017

One of the characters in this visual novel is intersex, and their gender identity is the center focus of their story arc.

-50%
$24.99
$12.49
The Lion's Song: Episode 1 - Silence
Informational July 22, 2017

Features Emma, a mathematician who dresses up as a man to be accepted in their profession. The game discusses their gender in dialogue, and it's implied (but not confirmed) that they are non-binary.

-50%
$7.99
Free
one night, hot springs
Recommended November 25, 2018

Help Haru, a transgender woman, through her visit to the hot springs.

Free
Night in the Woods
Recommended July 22, 2017

Features a pansexual protagonist, same-sex couple and a non-binary God.

$19.99
Knife Sisters
Informational September 12, 2019

The main character is a non-binary person. The diverse cast of characters (some of which are romanceable) includes people of various gender and sexual identities.

$16.99
Queen At Arms
Recommended July 22, 2017

The player-character is assigned female at birth and raised as a boy to hide their identity, and can later decide if they identify more with being male, female, or genderqueer.

$24.99
LongStory
Recommended October 28, 2017

In this teen drama, the player is able to choose both their apperace and pronouns, and decide if they want to get closer to any of the 5 romanceable characters. Very queer positive.

$14.99
We Know the Devil
Informational July 22, 2017

The game explores how society can negatively impact on people of varied sexualities and diverse genders. Includes trans* women, polyamory and lesbian characters.

-80%
$7.99
$1.59
Ninja Pizza Girl
Informational July 22, 2017

One of the player-character's customers is a transgender woman seeking to feel better about her appearance.

$6.99
Killing Time at Lightspeed: Enhanced Edition
Informational July 22, 2017

This interactive fiction game explores issues of gender and sexuality, as well as representation more broadly, activism for rights, and social media abuse.

$9.99
Ladykiller in a Bind
Informational July 22, 2017

Features diverse gender presentation and allows you to inhabit varied sexualities in the relationships you form. A ver sex-positive game, where sex isn't just an "end goal".

-80%
$19.99
$3.99
Highschool Romance
Informational July 2, 2017

The male protagonist has to go to an all-girls boarding school and pretend he's a girl himself. While the character is not trans* and has only straight romances, this VN could be of interst to some.

-25%
$12.99
$9.74
A Foretold Affair
Informational July 2, 2017

Choose your character's gender and pick from three romance options (male, female, non-binary).

-50%
$12.99
$6.49
Triple X Tycoon®
Informational July 2, 2017

Manage an adult entertainment studio. This game includes many different options, and is LGBTQ+ friendly (trans stars, homosexual interactions, etc.) Uncensored version is available on dev's website.

Dream Daddy: A Dad Dating Simulator
Recommended July 2, 2017

A dating sim game with a twist - the male protagonist is falling in love with dads. Includes many romance options, character creator (where you can also make your dad transgender), and dad puns.

$14.99
Alone With You
Informational July 2, 2017

The protagonist's gender is left to the player's imagination, but whatever the case might be, they have both male and female romance options.

-50%
$9.99
$4.99
Final Theosis
Informational May 16, 2017

You have three gender options for the main character, and can pursue romance with other characters of either gender.

$4.99
A House of Many Doors
Informational May 15, 2017

Choose your character's gender expression and romance characters of various genders in this exploration RPG.

$10.99
A Normal Lost Phone
Informational May 13, 2017

This game aims to explore gender identity and expression.

-60%
$2.99
$1.19
Hustle Cat
Recommended May 2, 2016

Player can choose to play as male, female or agender and date any of the main characters regardless of gender.

-80%
$19.99
$3.99
1954 Alcatraz
Recommended February 28, 2016

This game includes a same-sex couple, a trans woman, and one presumably-bi character.

-90%
$9.99
$0.99
East Tower - Kurenai (East Tower Series Vol. 4)
Informational February 17, 2016

The East Tower series plays with the concept of gender identity and features multiple queer characters.

-60%
$14.99
$5.99
The Confines Of The Crown
Recommended February 17, 2016

This games includes a trans* character, two endings with lesbian subtext and a possible polyamorous relationship.

-60%
$19.99
$7.99
SUNLESS SEA
Informational February 17, 2016

This game offers non-binary and other queer characters and options.

$18.99
Road Not Taken
Informational February 17, 2016

Main character's "masculinity"/"femininity" vary depending on player's choices, but all have possible male and female romance options.

$14.99
Aerannis
Recommended February 16, 2016

The protagonist is a trans* woman.

$4.99
Assassin's Creed® Syndicate
Informational February 13, 2016

One of the game protagonists is bisexual. Also features a minor transgender character.

-70%
$39.99
$11.99
Saints Row: The Third
Informational February 13, 2016

Female protagonist hints at bisexuality. Players can create a transgender character.

-75%
$9.99
$2.49
FINAL FANTASY IX
Recommended February 13, 2016

This game has a playable non-binary character.

$20.99
Undertale
Recommended February 13, 2016

Play as a kid of unspecified gender and encounter multiple LGBTQ+ characters.

$9.99
Magical Diary: Horse Hall
Recommended February 13, 2016

Possible female/female relationships, with some gender fluidity.

-60%
$14.99
$5.99
The Sims™ 3
Informational February 13, 2016

Create your own character and decide on their sexuality and identity.

-75%
$19.99
$4.99
Hollywood Visionary
Recommended February 13, 2016

You can choose your sex and gender expression, and date many of the characters regardless of their identity.

-25%
$3.99
$2.99
Diabolical
Recommended February 13, 2016

You can choose your gender and date many of the characters regardless of their identity.

-25%
$3.99
$2.99
Choice of the Deathless
Recommended February 13, 2016

You can choose your gender and date many of the characters regardless of their identity.

-25%
$3.99
$2.99
Choice of Robots
Recommended February 13, 2016

You can choose your gender and date many of the characters regardless of their identity.

-34%
$5.99
$3.95
Redshirt
Recommended February 13, 2016

Gender fluidity, many romantic options for any gender.

-90%
$9.99
$0.99
2064: Read Only Memories
Recommended February 13, 2016

Cyberpunk adventure game with lots of LGBTQ-related content. Mainly focused on gender identity and expression. Player can choose from a variety of pronouns.

-80%
$19.99
$3.99
MidBoss
Informational December 8, 2017

Features one non-binary character.

-67%
$14.99
$4.94
The Pirate's Fate
Informational December 8, 2017

The player character begins the game as a woman, but during the course of the game it is possible to change their gender, as well as influence changes in other characters. Lots of LGBTQ+ content.

-50%
$19.99
$9.99
In Celebration of Violence
Informational December 8, 2017

The player can create a character that's not bound to a specific gender expression, making it possible to create a wide variety of gender identities and appearances.

$7.99
Ghosts of Miami
Informational December 8, 2017

The female protagonist has two male, two female and one non-binary romance options.

-80%
$14.99
$2.99
Valentine Panic
Recommended December 8, 2017

The main character of this short visual novel/memory game doesn't have a specified gender, and has two male and two female romance options.

$0.99
Ayakashigami
Informational December 8, 2017

The main character is intersex.

-70%
$6.99
$2.09
Once on a windswept night
Informational December 8, 2017

This free game explores two romantic relationships between women, and hints at some gender-fluidity.

Free To Play
Cattails | Become a Cat!
Informational December 8, 2017

This game has no gender mechanics, meaning any two cats can fall in love and have kittens if they choose to do so.

-50%
$14.99
$7.49
STEINS;GATE
Recommended April 10, 2018

One of the main characters in this game is a transgender woman.

-60%
$29.99
$11.99
The House in Fata Morgana: A Requiem for Innocence
Recommended May 23, 2018

While not a big part of the main story, one character expresses herself as aromantic. Some sidestories and backstage content feature an intersex character and mention his gender identity.

-50%
$14.99
$7.49
Love is Dead
Recommended June 12, 2018

A puzzle game in which the player can choose their pronouns (he, she, they, or create custom ones), and do the same for their significant other.

-66%
$11.99
$4.07
The Red Strings Club
Recommended June 12, 2018

The male main character is in a relationship with another man. Also includes other characters of various sexualities and gender identities.

-50%
$14.99
$7.49
Of Gods and Men: The Daybreak Empire
Informational August 29, 2019

While romance is not really a part of the game, relationships between the characters contain some subtext that can be viewed as queer. The cast also includes a non-binary character.

$7.99
Signed and Sealed With a Kiss
Informational September 11, 2019

The player can choose their pronouns and anatomical setup, and build a relationship with a male character.

-30%
$7.99
$5.59
The MISSING: J.J. Macfield and the Island of Memories
Recommended September 12, 2019

This game deals with themes of gender and sexual identity through the relationship between the protagonist and the best friend she's searching for.

-35%
$29.99
$19.49
Looking Back
Informational September 12, 2019

Most of the characters in this game are gender-ambiguous, and use gender-neutral pronouns.

$2.99
Hashihime of the Old Book Town
Recommended September 26, 2019

The main character builds a romantic relationship with other male characters, and minor characters mention homosexuality and how it affects them. One character is also implied to be transgender.

-20%
$34.99
$27.99
AI: The Somnium Files
Recommended September 30, 2019

There are two male characters who were in a romantic relationship. Also features a gender-neutral character and mentions of other LGBTQ+ themes.

-40%
$59.99
$35.99