Anokodokonoko is a dating simulation board game released by Success in 1998 that features 2 main game mode:
- Story mode: Only one player game. In this mode there is a strong element of simulation. The hero (the player) has the purpose of meeting with the girl, and make her fall in love with him, the game in this mode features different events.
- Party mode: This mode can be played by up to 4 human players. This mode is more focused in the board game style but without squares and dices, since the game is also playable in the story mode game maps and is a sort of a competition between the human characters to win and know who between them got more friends or dates with the different girls.
The story mode features 2 main maps: Shibuya & Yokohama, with different locations in each one, like an stadium, shops, cinemas, etc.
When you got to one of the game locations and got to talk to a girl the game displays different panels that are about different subjects (food, music, movie, sports, fashion, school, about her, hobbies, study, TV, dreams, friends, home, etc.) that can be of more or less interest to the girl and make her to appreciate your character more or less.
Depending of the girl reaction the player character stats will increase or decrease (there are 4 main stats: physical, intelligence, charm & fortune).