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* AbsoluteCleavage: Hoshi's changing room scene. No wonder Shoji was flustered.

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* AbsoluteCleavage: Hoshi's changing room scene. No wonder Shoji was flustered. Also, some of Lea's outfits.



* BigDamnKiss: A middle-game [=CG=] event which shows that you're progressing on the path to romance a certain girl. [[spoiler: Another one in the final [=CG=] in Lea's ending as she and Shoji become husband and wife.]]



* BuxomIsBetter: Lea, Hoshi, and Selina
* CantHaveSexEver: Since Shoji is a secret boy at an all-girl's school...

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* BuxomIsBetter: Lea, Hoshi, and Selina
Selina are the three romanceable characters. All three have pretty large breasts.
* CantHaveSexEver: Since Shoji is a secret boy at an all-girl's school... [[spoiler: until the succesful endings at least...]]



* CovertPervert: Lea, despite looking like a proper lady and being the principal, looks a little too happy at the prospect of having Shoji crossdress to join her school. [[spoiler: Selena's ending implies that she loves having Shoji dressed as a girl for her.]]



* GenderBenderFriendship

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* GenderBenderFriendshipGenderBenderFriendship: How the game starts with Selene and Hoshi (since Lea already knows).



* [[spoiler: HappilyMarried: Lea and Shoji in her ending.]]



* MistakenForGay: When Selena is first showing Shoji around the school, she asks him if he's a lesbian because of his boyish looks.

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* MistakenForGay: When Selena is first showing Shoji around the school, she asks him if he's a lesbian because of his boyish looks. [[spoiler: In a variation, when she sees him naked in the shower, she revealed that she knew he wasn't a girl but thought he was a transgender person instead.]]



* RapunzelHair: Everyone.

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* RapunzelHair: Everyone.Everyone save Shoji, for obvious reasons.



* [[spoiler: TeacherStudentRomance: Picking up a certain choice early on in game causes Lea to take an interest in Shoji. If this is followed, she becomes romanceable and, in the ending, she and Shoji get married.]]
* TheTease: Selene has moments towards Shoji, but the prize goes to Lea, who has a lot of fun with crossdressing Shoji. Her [=CG=] scenes also tend to be more malicious and sexier than those with Selena and Hoshi.



* WholesomeCrossdresser: Shoji for most of the game.

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* WholesomeCrossdresser: Shoji for most of the game.game, though he gets used to it pretty quickly as a daily matter-of-fact. [[spoiler: In Selena's ending, Selena has Shoji dress up as a girl, according to Shoji for "private use".]]


* TheBore: Some may see Hoshi as this.


[[http://ajtilley.com/highschool-romance.html Highschool Romance]] is a {{Visual Novel}} created by independent studio [[http://ajtilley.com AJTilley]]. [[NewTransferStudent Shoji]] finds himself in a strange situation when he finds out his parents enrolled him in an [[OneGenderSchool all girls school]]. Since his [[InvisibleParents parents]] are working far away Shoji finds himself stranded at this school. The head teacher has just the [[DisguisedInDrag right solution]].

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[[http://ajtilley.com/highschool-romance.html Highschool Romance]] is a {{Visual Novel}} created by independent studio [[http://ajtilley.com AJTilley]]. [[NewTransferStudent Shoji]] finds himself in a strange situation situation, when he finds out his parents enrolled him in an [[OneGenderSchool all girls school]]. Since his [[InvisibleParents parents]] are working far away away, Shoji finds himself stranded at this school. The head teacher has just the [[DisguisedInDrag right solution]].


* {{Pettanko}}: Shoji is the only character without BuxomIsBetter boobs.


* CastFullofPrettyBoys: Girls, actually.

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* CastFullofPrettyBoys: CastFullOfPrettyBoys: Girls, actually.


* CharacterPortrait: Pretty much all we ever see of Shoji outside of CGs.

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* CharacterPortrait: Pretty much all we ever see of Shoji outside of CGs.[=CGs=].



* TheOneGuy: The plot of the game.


* HimeCut: Hoshi


[[http://ajtilley.com/highschool-romance.html Highschool Romance]] is a {{Visual Novel}} created by independant studio [[http://ajtilley.com AJTilley]]. [[NewTransferStudent Shoji]] finds himself in a strange situation when he finds out his parents enrolled him in an [[OneGenderSchool all girls school]]. Since his [[InvisibleParents parents]] are working far away Shoji finds himself stranded at this school. The head teacher has just the [[DisguisedInDrag right solution]].

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[[http://ajtilley.com/highschool-romance.html Highschool Romance]] is a {{Visual Novel}} created by independant independent studio [[http://ajtilley.com AJTilley]]. [[NewTransferStudent Shoji]] finds himself in a strange situation when he finds out his parents enrolled him in an [[OneGenderSchool all girls school]]. Since his [[InvisibleParents parents]] are working far away Shoji finds himself stranded at this school. The head teacher has just the [[DisguisedInDrag right solution]].



* CurtainsMatchtheWindow: Shoji and Lea. Selina's and Hoshi's eyes are similar shades to their respectiive hair colours, though.
* CutAndPasteEnviroments: There are about four used regularly, with a few extra for events and CGs.

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* CurtainsMatchtheWindow: Shoji and Lea. Selina's and Hoshi's eyes are similar shades to their respectiive respective hair colours, though.
* CutAndPasteEnviroments: CutAndPasteEnvironments: There are about four used regularly, with a few extra for events and CGs.



* Event Flag: With few transitions in between.

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* Event Flag: EventFlag: With few transitions in between.



* NerdsAreSexy: Hoshi is class representative, yet has an undressing scene and sleeps in lingere.
* ObliviousToLove: Shoji. He gets flustered when Hoshi first strips in front of him, but has no comments about her showing up to his room in lingere, or Selena wanting to sit on his lap to watch the fireworks at the school festival.

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* NerdsAreSexy: Hoshi is class representative, yet has an undressing scene and sleeps in lingere.
lingerie.
* ObliviousToLove: Shoji. He gets flustered when Hoshi first strips in front of him, but has no comments about her showing up to his room in lingere, lingerie, or Selena wanting to sit on his lap to watch the fireworks at the school festival.



* Pettanko: Shoji is the only character without BuxomIsBetter boobs.

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* Pettanko: {{Pettanko}}: Shoji is the only character without BuxomIsBetter boobs.

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* AerithAndBob: The game takes place in Japan. Hoshi and Shoji have Japanese-sounding names, while Selena and Lea have more American-sounding names.


* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Lea. Shoji has blue.

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* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Lea. Shoji Shoji. Lea has blue.pink.


* ArtisicLicense-University Admissions: When Shoji finds out that the boarding school his mom sent him to is for girls, even though he was listed on the admissions form as a girl, Principal Lea lets him stay at the school anyway. In real life, this would never happen.

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* ArtisicLicense-University Admissions: ArtisticLicenseUniversityAdmissions: When Shoji finds out that the boarding school his mom sent him to is for girls, even though he was listed on the admissions form as a girl, Principal Lea lets him stay at the school anyway. In real life, this would never happen.


* ArtisicLicenseUniversityAdmissions: When Shoji finds out that the boarding school his mom sent him to is for girls, even though he was listed on the admissions form as a girl, Principal Lea lets him stay at the school anyway. In real life, this would never happen.
* BecauseI'mGoodatIt: The reason Hoshi does other people's homework. Also because failing students would lower the class grade average.

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* ArtisicLicenseUniversityAdmissions: ArtisicLicense-University Admissions: When Shoji finds out that the boarding school his mom sent him to is for girls, even though he was listed on the admissions form as a girl, Principal Lea lets him stay at the school anyway. In real life, this would never happen.
* BecauseI'mGoodatIt: BecauseImGoodAtIt: The reason Hoshi does other people's homework. Also because failing students would lower the class grade average.



* BettyandVeronica: With Selena as Betty and Hoshi as Veronica.

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* BettyandVeronica: BettyAndVeronica: With Selena as Betty and Hoshi as Veronica.



* Can'tHaveSex,Ever: Since Shoji is a secret boy at an all-girl's school...
* Can'tHoldHisLiquor: Hoshi in the karaoke scene drinks about two beers and becomes completely smashed.

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* Can'tHaveSex,Ever: CantHaveSexEver: Since Shoji is a secret boy at an all-girl's school...
* Can'tHoldHisLiquor: CantHoldHisLiquor: Hoshi in the karaoke scene drinks about two beers and becomes completely smashed.



* Cut-and-Paste-Enviroments: There are about four used regularly, with a few extra for events and CGs.

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* Cut-and-Paste-Enviroments: CutAndPasteEnviroments: There are about four used regularly, with a few extra for events and CGs.



* FaceofaThug: Lea tends to look like this.
* FemalesareMoreInnocent: Shoji wears a skirt even when he doesn't have to to appear more feminine to his classmates.
* ForgetstoEat: Hoshi. Shoji has to remind her to eat during lunch instead of doing homework.

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* FaceofaThug: FaceOfAThug: Lea tends to look like this.
* FemalesareMoreInnocent: FemalesAreMoreInnocent: Shoji wears a skirt even when he doesn't have to to appear more feminine to his classmates.
* ForgetstoEat: ForgetsToEat: Hoshi. Shoji has to remind her to eat during lunch instead of doing homework.



* LongHairedPrettyBoy: Shoji, before his [[Girlish Pigtails Girlish Pigtails]].
* LookingforLoveinAlltheWrongPlaces: See Can'tHaveSex,Ever

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* LongHairedPrettyBoy: Shoji, before his [[Girlish Pigtails [[GirlishPigtails Girlish Pigtails]].
* LookingforLoveinAlltheWrongPlaces: LookingForLoveInAllTheWrongPlaces: See Can'tHaveSex,EverCantHaveSexEver



* MistakenforGay: When Selena is first showing Shoji around the school, she asks him if he's a lesbian because of his boyish looks.

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* MistakenforGay: MistakenForGay: When Selena is first showing Shoji around the school, she asks him if he's a lesbian because of his boyish looks.



* OblivioustoLove: Shoji. He gets flustered when Hoshi first strips in front of him, but has no comments about her showing up to his room in lingere, or Selena wanting to sit on his lap to watch the fireworks at the school festival.

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* OblivioustoLove: ObliviousToLove: Shoji. He gets flustered when Hoshi first strips in front of him, but has no comments about her showing up to his room in lingere, or Selena wanting to sit on his lap to watch the fireworks at the school festival.



* PasstimesProvePersonality: Selena is a sporty Genki Girl. Hoshi is class president and spends time studying and doing other people's homework.

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* PasstimesProvePersonality: PastimesProvePersonality: Selena is a sporty Genki Girl. Hoshi is class president and spends time studying and doing other people's homework.



* Teacher'sPet: Selena is first seen in the principal's office, but she could just be an office aide.

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* Teacher'sPet: TeachersPet: Selena is first seen in the principal's office, but she could just be an office aide.


* ArtisicLicenseUniversityAdmissions: When Shoji finds out that the boarding school his mom sent him to is for girls, even though he was listed on the admissions form as a girl, Principal Lea lets him stay at the school anyway. In real life, this would never happen.
* BecauseI'mGoodatIt: The reason Hoshi does other people's homework. Also because failing students would lower the class grade average.



* BettyandVeronica: With Selena as Betty and Hoshi as Veronica.
* BlondeBrunetteRedhead: Lea, Hoshi, and Selena, respectively.
* TheBore: Some may see Hoshi as this.



* Can'tHoldHisLiquor: Hoshi in the karaoke scene drinks about two beers and becomes completely smashed.
* CastFullofPrettyBoys: Girls, actually.



* ClassRepresentative: Hoshi
* CompetitionFreak: Hoshi does other people's homework so the class grade average won't lower, since her class is in competition with Selena's and a lower grade average would cause her class to lose.
* CurtainsMatchtheWindow: Shoji and Lea. Selina's and Hoshi's eyes are similar shades to their respectiive hair colours, though.



* DunceCap: Principal Lea is also the PE teacher, and known for making tardy students do laps in their underwear.
* EatingLunchAlone: Hoshi, before Shoji joined her.
* Event Flag: With few transitions in between.



* Event Flag: With few transitions in between.

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* Event Flag: With few transitions in between.FaceofaThug: Lea tends to look like this.
* FemalesareMoreInnocent: Shoji wears a skirt even when he doesn't have to to appear more feminine to his classmates.
* ForgetstoEat: Hoshi. Shoji has to remind her to eat during lunch instead of doing homework.


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* GirlPosse: Shoji has a small one.
* GirlishPigtails: Shoji and Selena. Shoji's are justified, since before he was accepted to the school he wore his hair down, and wears his pigtails to look like a girl.
* HairDecorations: Lea has a crown, Selena has feathers, and Shoji and Hoshi have hair clips.
* HimeCut: Hoshi
* HormoneAddledTeenager: Hoshi and Selena appear to be.
* HotTeacher: Lea.


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* LongHairedPrettyBoy: Shoji, before his [[Girlish Pigtails Girlish Pigtails]].


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* MasculineGirlFeminineBoy: Selena and Shoji
* MistakenforGay: When Selena is first showing Shoji around the school, she asks him if he's a lesbian because of his boyish looks.


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* NerdsAreSexy: Hoshi is class representative, yet has an undressing scene and sleeps in lingere.
* OblivioustoLove: Shoji. He gets flustered when Hoshi first strips in front of him, but has no comments about her showing up to his room in lingere, or Selena wanting to sit on his lap to watch the fireworks at the school festival.


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* PasstimesProvePersonality: Selena is a sporty Genki Girl. Hoshi is class president and spends time studying and doing other people's homework.


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* PinkGirlBlueBoy: Lea and Shoji
* QuestionableConsent: Lea decides to keep Shoji in an all-girls' school instead of sending him away since he is a boy. He hardly gets a word in.
* RapunzelHair: Everyone.
* RavenHairIvorySkin: Hoshi.
* SchoolFestival: One of the event flags
* SchoolGirlLesbians: Or so they think
* SchoolSportUniform: With shorts.
* Teacher'sPet: Selena is first seen in the principal's office, but she could just be an office aide.


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* TheLadette: Downplayed with Selena. She wears the usual school uniform, but is very athletic and competitive. Hoshi is the big drinker of the group.


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* TheOneGuy: The plot of the game.


* ButThouMust: Several times. Often, when asked a multiple choice question (such as whether to play board games or video games with Hoshi), Shoji will choose automatically, instead of letting the player choose.

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* ButThouMust: Several times. Often, when asked a multiple choice question (such as whether to play board games or video games with Hoshi), Shoji will choose automatically, instead of letting the player choose. Other times, when you're given an actual choice between doing something or not, it'll be done regardless of your decision. What's actually affected is the girl in question's RelationshipValues.


* EverybodyKnewAlready: Some of the girls were aware of Shoji's Crossdressing.

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* [[spoiler: EverybodyKnewAlready: Some All three of the girls were aware of Shoji's Crossdressing.crossdressing, for different reasons.]]

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