Life Simulation games, such as management and dating sims, are more interactive games that mix story with gameplay.
Ren'Py's screen language allows one to create complex interfaces, while its support for the Python scripting language makes allows for complex game logic, if that's what your project requires. Ren'Py has already been used with a half-dozen commercial games, and more are on the way.
She is not, however, actually suffering some sort of actual medical condition.
For reasons unknown, a spritely little spirit named Orion has manifested itself in her subconscious.
Here you’ll find expressions, terminology and words (“jargon”, if you will) used by some in the visual novel community.
Many visual novels also present the player with menu choices that allow the player to control how the story is told.
Ren'Py's script language makes it easy to write visual novels, and other writing-heavy games.
You may also find that a few of these terms cross over into the anime, manga and non-visual novel gaming communities.
As a result of many of these terms originating from Japan, some VN fans, especially newcomers, may not be able to understand them.