Heileen in Heileen: Sail Away

Heileen: Sail Away follows the adventures of Heileen, a young noble girl, as she travels to the New World. She is accompanied by Marie (her childhood best friend) and John (a handsome sailor), both being potential love interests. Heileen has three romantic options available depending on the player’s choices, and two of them – Marie and Lora – are with women. Throughout the game Heileen is the subject of much attention from male and female characters alike, and Heileen relishes in their efforts to pursue her.

LGBTQ references in this game series:

Heileen: Sail Away (2008): Heileen; Lora; Marie

Heileen 2: The Hands of Fate (2009): Ebele

Heileen 3: New Horizons/Sea Maidens (2012): Juliet


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