Howard in Harvest Moon: A Tale of Two Towns

Howard is a cafe owner in Harvest Moon: A Tale of Two Towns. He is portrayed as effeminate, wears make up, and has a pink bedroom. Howard is also described as liking flowers and perfume. His sexuality is not explicitly mentioned, but it does seem that he is coded as implicitly gay, at least in the video here.

LGBTQ references in this game series:

Best Friend System in Harvest Moon DS Cute (2005)

Harvest Moon: The Tale of Two Towns (2010): Harold

Harvest Moon: A New Beginning (2012): Cross-dressing

True Love Mod for Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town (2013)

Story of Seasons (2014): Marian


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