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CoolGames Inc: Romancing every state in the union in 50 First States

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I don't want to brag or anything, but man, we are on fire lately. Last week we permanently changed the world of kissing- and liquid-based middleware with Love on the Rocks. This week, we're combining the worlds of edutainment and eroge with 50 First States, a game that lets you romance — to completion — every single state in this beautiful nation of ours.

As if that weren't enough, we're joined by Giant Bomb's Austin Walker, noted visual novel enthusiast, who helps us turn this game from a decent idea into one of the most perfect pieces of fandom-bait ever constructed.

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Theme song: "Social Science" by Maxo

Want your game idea to be featured on a future episode of CoolGames Inc? Tweet your best ideas at @CoolGamesInc, and we'll pick our favorites to be on the show! You can also follow our personal accounts: I'm on there as @babylonian and Griffin is @griffinmcelroy. Once a week, we'll put out a request for your pitches, so stay vigilant!

This week's idea (and game title!) comes from @aidangs on Twitter:

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