Fureraba Walkthrough (Smee / NekoNyan)

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This is a walkthrough for the English pure love story visual novel Fureraba ~Friend to Lover~ by NekoNyan, available for download over at Mangagamer, Nutaku, Denpasoft, or Steam. The game is originally developed by Japanese company Smee.

This guide assumes you have the adult version of the game, though it shouldn’t make much of a difference. It’s based on this Japanese walkthrough by Seiya-Saiga, so all credits to them.

Fureraba has 4 heroines (Himari, Rina, Yuzuyu, Misaki) and no additional endings. You’ll need 4 save slots for this walkthrough, naturally you’ll also unlock all (uncensored) CGs.

Notes:

  • Choices marked with an asterisk (*) are for CG variations (adult edition). You can also see them later from the extras sceen.
  • Feel free to adjust the font through the Text Settings if the Segoe Print font is hard to read.
  • This guide assumes you have the adult edition (or the adult patch if you have the Steam edition.

Himari

  • (From the start, skip prologue if you can)
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Small Talk
    • Around when do you get up every day?
    • Drinking fresh water right after waking up is supposed to help.
    • School Life
    • The ventilation in the second-year classrooms is seriously great, don’t you think?
    • Yeah, we gotta plan ahead for that.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Weekends and Holidays
    • What do you do when we don’t have school?
    • Better rest when you can.
    • Small Talk
    • So… what are your thoughts on us getting in the same class?
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Small Talk
    • I’ve decided I’m gonna become a good student.
    • I’ll correct the school’s moral values.
    • School Life
    • How’s your outside of school club thing?
    • Maybe I’ll start a Meteor Strike Club.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • School Life
    • Oh yeah, did you hear we’re supposedly getting more vending machines this month?
    • I’d personally love to see strawberry milk.
    • Weekends and Holidays
    • Is it just me, or does this town get like really crowded
    • Yeah, too many people can be a problem in and of itself.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Small Talk
    • Dang nice weather we’ve been having recently, don’t you think?
    • But if you think about, we’d run out of water without rain.
    • School Life
    • So yeah, we’re upperclassman. How’s it feel to have kids younger than us here now?
    • You sound pretty worked up over it. Don’t worry yourself to death over it, okay?
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Small Talk
    • It’s pretty amazing how convenient cell phones are today, don’t you think?
    • Oh, I could help you out with yours sometime if you want?
    • School Life
    • You know, I don’t think I’ve ever seen you come late to school.
    • Yeah, you’re just kinda hurting yourself by coming in late.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Hobbies
    • What kinda books you like reading these days?
    • Yeah, thought I’d see what the experience is like compared to manga.
    • Private Life
    • When do you usually go to sleep?
    • You’ve got my respect. It’s not easy to keep up a well-regulated schedule like that.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Future
    • Goals for this year?
    • You’ve got a taste tester right here.
    • Romance
    • What’s your dream guy like?
    • Oh, so it’s not looks for you, huh.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Hobbies 2
    • I read ‘Love’s Worst Enemy.’
    • I really need the next update.
    • Romance 2
    • Long-distance relationships seem difficult.
    • Yeah, you’d have to truly love that person.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Ask Me
    • Ask me something about my hobbies.
    • You?
    • Do Something
    • Smile at her.
    • Yeah, I get to spend time with you.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Supernatural
    • Do you believe that aliens exist?
    • You know what, I think I agree.
    • Hobbies 2
    • I’d like to try aromatherapy myself.
    • Maybe something that’d make me relax.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Chatting
    • Have you heard of that gelato store around here?
    • I really liked the strawberry.
    • Ask Me
    • Ask me something about my private life.
    • I drink warm milk, so I can fall asleep easier.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Romance 2
    • Do you believe in love at first sight?
    • Isn’t it an instinctual kinda thing?
    • Chatting
    • You ever notice that we have a lot of ‘gals’ around here?
    • Have you ever thought about trying and talking to one of them?
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Romance 2
    • What’s the girls’ impression of me?
    • Wow, thanks! Hearing that from you really boosts my self-confidence.
    • Hobbies 2
    • What’s your opinion on Japanese motion pictures?
    • Like they’re all cookie cutter stories, and full of cliches?
  • Yeah, it’s been on my mind.
  • How come you never told me?
  • Save Slot 1
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Committee
    • What committee were you in last year?
    • Is it fun?
    • Romance 3
    • Kisses. Give or receive?
    • Same here.
  • Character choice: Don’t see anyone
  • Character choice: Don’t see anyone
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Looks
    • Do you use perfume?
    • That explains why you smell so good.
    • Hobbies 3
    • Ask about candles’ soothing effects.
    • Whatever you think’s good.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Chatting 2
    • Convenience store desserts rock.
    • Some of the sweet ones are tolerable for us guys.
    • Romance 3
    • Anything in guys that, er… flips your switch?
    • Don’t slender fingers get you going?
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Do Something 2
    • Stare at her.
    • That’s just the reaction I wanted to see!
    • Romance 3
    • Confessions are best done in person?
    • Like the sincerity of your feelings?
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Looks
    • Where do you usually buy your clothes?
    • Very cute. And it complements your personality too.
    • Romance 3
    • First thing you do with your new boyfriend?
    • That sounds nice to me too.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Romance 3
    • D-Do girls prepare lucky underwear…?
    • It’d sure make a guy happy.
    • Looks
    • Seems like even guys are using makeup nowadays.
    • If it’ll make you fall me, let’s do it.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Chatting 2
    • If you could go on a trip to any country, which would it be?
    • It’d be really cool to reenact movie scenes.
    • Romance 3
    • What are your thoughts on cheating?
    • I would definitely be faithful to the girl I love.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Hobbies 3
    • Ask about sexual content in josei manga.
    • So it works as like a form of sex-ed…
    • Chatting 2
    • I see you being a healer or support class.
    • Leave the attacking to me!
  • Sure. I was thinking the same.
  • You know how to communicate what you want, Himari.
  • Take her hand.
  • Character choice: Himari
  • Confess
  • I’d wanna be controlling towards you.
  • I won’t talk to other girls too.
  • * CG variation choice
  • Character choice: Himari
  • * Hairstyle choice, pick whichever you prefer, you’ll unlock the CGs for both variants.
  • I’d love you both equally
  • What’s the problem if you’re both Himari?
  • * CG variation choice
  • Yeah, I was already perving on you back then.
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice

Rina

  • (From the start, skip prologue if you can)
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Small Talk
    • I’ve decided I’m gonna become a good student.
    • I’ll correct the school’s moral values.
    • School Life
    • How’s your outside of school club thing?
    • Maybe I’ll start a Meteor Strike Club.
  • Character choice: Himari
    • Small Talk
    • Around when do you get up every day?
    • Drinking fresh water right after waking up is supposed to help.
    • School Life
    • The ventilation in the second-year classrooms is seriously great, don’t you think?
    • Yeah, we gotta plan ahead for that.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Weekends and Holidays
    • Isn’t it tough working a part time job on the weekends?
    • I wish I could have a job where they paid me to play games!
    • Small Talk
    • Thoughts on all the cute new first years?
    • I must talk to them nevertheless!
  • Character choice: Rina
    • School Life
    • I get so sleepy during afternoon classes.
    • I think it’s classes being so boring that’s the problem.
    • Weekends and Holidays
    • Don’t you just hate doing nothing on weekends?
    • I’m gonna change myself into the guy with plans every Sunday.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Hobbies
    • Any things you’ve been really into lately?
    • Since you like it maybe I will.
    • Private Life
    • How many times do you clean your room per week?
    • You’re a clean freak! You’re a legit clean freak!
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Fitness
    • Do you play any sports other than tennis?
    • Does lacrosse get that messy…?
    • Future
    • Anything you wanna achieve before you graduate?
    • That’s the kinda answer I’d expect from you.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Romance
    • Tell me what girls think of love
    • Is that the suspension bridge effect?
    • Hobbies
    • Do you ever think about getting really good at one type of game?
    • There definitely are collectors.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Future
    • What’s your plan for the scholarship test?
    • If only there was a test on having fun…
    • Hobbies
    • How much money do you spend on your hobbies?
    • The people who mess with motorcycles must spend like a fortune every month.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Hobbies 2
    • Do you have any surprising hobbies?
    • That’s not surprising…
    • Chatting
    • Too many commercials can legit ruin any show, don’t you feel like?
    • Alright, gimme one million yen and I’ll get to work.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Romance 2
    • What advice do you give a man after he gets rejected?
    • If I were in that situation I’d level up and try again.
    • Ask Me
    • Ask me something about my hobbies.
    • Probably fun songs.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Do Something
    • Stare at her.
    • Mind if I give you a hug?
    • Work
    • Can being a hard worker get you a raise?
    • Someone as great as the noble Rina must only get the highest of wages.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Hobbies 2
    • Does bathing powder really work?
    • You know what bathing powders are effective?
    • Chatting
    • I really don’t like panties you’re meant to be able to see
    • Spats are appealing in their own way.
  • ‘Me too.’
  • ‘Talk about Ayabe.’
  • Save Slot 2
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Romance 3
    • I’ve been having a lotta fun talking to this certain someone lately.
    • I was thinking it so I figured I’d say it.
    • Looks
    • Appearance is just a matter of luck when you think about it?
    • You’re really convincing, Mochizuki.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Hobbies 3
    • Can you make homemade soap?
    • Lemme be your model next time you’re making me some soap.
    • Chatting 2
    • I really wish they wouldn’t rank everyone in our grade level with test scores.
    • So, we can say we did better than our peers?
  • Save Slot 3
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Do Something 2
    • Smile at her.
    • You could say that.
    • Trends
    • What do you do to keep up on fashion?
    • At that point why not just create your own fashion trend?
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Romance 3
    • What do you think of controlling girlfriends?
    • I wish people had more confidence to just say no to stuff like that.
    • Looks
    • Ever thought about getting plastic surgery?
    • Your body is something like a gift from your parents.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Hobbies 3
    • Have you ever had pickled celery?
    • Same here.
    • Romance 3
    • I feel like you worry about what you wear when you start crushing on someone.
    • I’m gonna start wearing suits to school from now on.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Looks
    • What’s this whole ‘cool-cute’ thing?
    • I feel like they should just pick cool or cute, one or the other.
    • Hobbies 3
    • What rice cookies would you recommend?
    • Very refined.
  • Character choice: Rina
    • Do Something 2
    • Stare at her.
    • S-Say something…
    • Romance 3
    • Gimme an example of the type of guy girls would see as a ‘slob’.
    • I bath regularly I swear!
  • Character choice: Don’t see anyone
  • I was really worried you were gonna say yes.
  • You aren’t.
  • Take her hand.
  • Character choice: Rina
  • Confess
  • ‘It was kinda exciting.’
  • ‘I’ll give you everything you want.’
  • * CG variation choice
  • * Hairstyle choice, pick whichever you prefer, you’ll unlock the CGs for both variants.
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice
  • ‘You mean the world to me too.’
  • ‘You don’t have to. I just enjoy eating out with my girlfriend.’
  • ‘I’d never ever got bored of having sex with you.’
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice

Yuzuyu

  • (From the start, skip prologue if you can)
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Small Talk
    • Do you prefer red or white miso in your soup?
    • How could you?! Miso must be red!
    • School Life
    • Isn’t it a crime that the cafeteria doesn’t have salted ramen?!
    • Tsukemen is the cuisine of heaven.
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Weekends and Holidays
    • Do you ever go to the sports center?
    • You know how men get laughed at if they’re by themselves?
    • Small Talk
    • Do you like fizzy drinks?
    • You can make it a lot better putting in snow cone syrup.
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Hobbies
    • You look like you’d enjoy scuba diving, Hiiragi.
    • Don’t you wanna try scuba diving though?
    • Private Life
    • Do you have any stuffed toys, Hiiragi?
    • Take out Ribbity McRibbiter.
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Fitness
    • How’d you do on last year’s sports test?
    • Top of the class at the jumping test. Pretty cool, huh?
    • Future
    • What would you do if you could time travel to the future?
    • Man, you’re pretty childish, Hiiragi.
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Hobbies 2
    • Did you hear they put out new flavors of lollipops?
    • Soybean.
    • Chatting
    • How’s Pom-Pom doing?
    • Make me your pet, Hiiragi!
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Romance 2
    • What do you think of me?
    • Aww, you know me so well, Hiiragi.
    • Ask Me
    • Ask me about my hobbies.
    • I’m a Hiiragi teaser.
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Do Something
    • Stare at her.
    • You have some really pretty eyelashes.
    • Pets
    • Did you know you can legally own a giraffe in Japan?
    • You think giraffes eat rice and bread?
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Hobbies 2
    • Have you played any fighting games since that one time?
    • We gotta have an online match together!
    • Romance 2
    • Do you think star-crossed lovers are still a thing?
    • What would you do if I was a king?
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Do Something
    • Smile at her.
    • I don’t have to shit, okay!
    • Pets
    • Do you like insects?
    • Do you like praying mantises?
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Hobbies 2
    • What would you say is a manly hobby?
    • Browsing porn sites.
    • Romance 2
    • Don’t marriage interviews just sound like hell?
    • Maybe if we made ’em like pro-wrestling matches.
  • Character choice: HImari
    • Small Talk
    • Around when do you get up every day?
    • Drinking fresh water right after waking up is supposed to help.
    • School Life
    • The ventilation in the second-year classrooms is seriously great, don’t you think?
    • Yeah, we gotta plan ahead for that.
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Ask Me
    • Ask me about my private life.
    • At midnight.
    • Pets
    • Don’t you think it’d kinda difficult to keep a tropical fish?
    • Reminds me of you.
  • Just surprised that you’re speaking your feelings so honestly.
  • Ask if she has a crush on anyone
  • Save Slot 4
  • Character choice: Don’t see anyone
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Romance 3
    • What kinda things should I do if I get a girlfriend?
    • I’d love to sleep together.
    • Looks
    • Isn’t it interesting how a person’s hair can change your impression of them?
    • Hm, maybe I should shave my head!
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Hobbies 3
    • Did you know that hippos are apparently super strong?
    • You don’t wanna piss a hippo off, ’cause they get mad.
    • Chatting 2
    • Are racing swimsuits as expensive as they seem?
    • That must suck for girls.
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Do Something 2
    • Stare at her.
    • N-Nevermind, it’s nothing…
    • Swimming
    • Is the breaststroke good for conserving stamina like they say?
    • The breaststroke kinda reminds me of a frog.
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Romance 3
    • Kisses. Give or receive?
    • I’m a kisser.
    • Looks
    • Don’t you just wish you had all the perks that hot people do?
    • Wow, I’m glad I’m not hot!
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
    • Chatting 2
    • Do you use earphones when listening to music?
    • Don’t you hate the ones that go into your ears?
    • Romance 3
    • Around what age do you plan on getting married, Hiiragi?
    • You know how people say marriage is the biggest mistake you can make?
  • Do you not like me?
  • Never.
  • Hold her hand
  • Character choice: Yuzuyu
  • Confess
  • ‘Yep, today was our first kiss.’
  • ‘Wait, wait! Nobody ever said that wasn’t my first!’
  • * CG variation choice
  • * Hairstyle choice, pick whichever you prefer, you’ll unlock the CGs for both
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice
  • ‘How about the beach? We can go ahead and conquer one fear of yours’
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice
  • ‘I love you too.’
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice

Misaki

  • (From the start, skip prologue if you can)
  • Character choice: ???
  • Character choice: Don’t see anyone
  • Character choice: ???
  • Approach her.
  • Character choice: Don’t see anyone
  • Character choice: ???
  • Character choice: Don’t see anyone
  • Character choice: ???
  • Be tenacious and go up to her.
  • Character choice: Don’t see anyone
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Hobbies
    • Do you know some unusual tea?
    • Are you sure this tea exists?
    • Private Life
    • Do you have a blog, or anything similar?
    • I just can’t keep one up for more than three days.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Fitness
    • Do you like sports players?
    • Guess it’s time for me to pick up a sport.
    • Future
    • I can’t really picture myself in ten years.
    • Don’t worry. I’m gonna be the savior of the planet.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Hobbies 2
    • Do you have any TV show recommendations?
    • Classes at school would be fun if they were in a quiz format.
    • Chatting
    • What kind of sweets do you like?
    • Gummies are so addictive.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Romance 2
    • Love can make people do bold things.
    • I’m doing it right now as we speak.
    • Ask Me
    • Ask me something about my hobbies.
    • Yep. Most of them are indoors stuff.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Do Something
    • Stare at her.
    • You’re pretty good, Senpai.
    • Cooking
    • Have you heard of ceramic knives?
    • There’s so many cute design out there for knives.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Hobbies 2
    • Do you have any book recommendation?
    • Some books even have 3-D.
    • Chatting
    • Bread from the bakery is delicious, isn’t it?
    • Croissants are also pretty great, aren’t they?
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Ask Me
    • Ask me something about my personal life.
    • If I have homework, I’ll do that instead of reading manga.
    • Do Something
    • Smile at her.
    • I’ll make you feel better with a little demonstration.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Hobbies 2
    • Do you ever just get this irresistible urge to hop on a swing?
    • Let’s get on a swing together some time!
    • Chatting
    • You get so sleepy after lunch.
    • Japan should implement that too!
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Cooking
    • Do you know any easy-to-prepare breakfast dishes?
    • Do you like veggies?
    • Romance 2
    • What kinda guys do you think are prone to get rejected?
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Romance 2
    • Wonder what they base the ‘luck in love’ fortune off of.
    • Fortune-telling is all about the excitement and mystery.
    • Ask Me
    • Ask me something about my school life.
    • I like classes.
  • Say something
  • Ask her if she enjoyed herself today
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Romance 3
    • Isn’t the red thread of fate just so romantic?
    • I say no thanks to a thread of fate
    • Looks
    • I find buying fashion magazines embarrassing.
    • I dunno, it’s like I’m overstepping my bounds.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Hobbies 3
    • Do you watch that ranger series show?
    • I always wanted to be the red ranger.
    • Chatting 2
    • Ever just end up randomly watching home shopping programs?
    • Those long reach pruning shears really leave an impression.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Do Something 2
    • Stare at her.
    • Look at me, Senpai.
    • TV
    • Feel like there’s been an increase in commercials lately.
    • I just can’t stand commercials.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Romance 3
    • My dream is to go on a trip with my girlfriend.
    • Good food is definitely the biggest factor.
    • Looks
    • You look great in our school’s uniform.
    • I honestly wanted to wear the girls’ uniform.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Hobbies 3
    • I picture you as being able to play the piano.
    • I’m a virtuoso on the triangle!!
    • Hobbies 3
    • Collecting cards and stickers is so addictive.
    • Did you now it’s now common to RUB card packs at stores?
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Romance 3
    • I’ve been having tons of fun hanging out with you lately.
    • Guess I’ll disappear
    • Looks
    • Personality is pretty important when it comes to appearance.
    • I’ll start by trying to act more confident.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Hobbies 3
    • Libraries are surprisingly fun places to go to.
    • I know what you mean.
    • TV
    • TV resolutions really went up with digital television.
    • Well there;s no going back to analogue.
  • Character choice: Misaki
    • Looks
    • Is it good to go pricey on clothes?
    • Yeah, I’ve been trying to recently.
    • Hobbies 3
    • Have you ever tried balloon art?
    • But when finished they look amazing
  • Thank you again for the lunch.
  • I’d rather go home with you, Senpai.
  • Hold her hand
  • Character choice: Misaki
  • Confess.
  • Hanpen shield!!
  • I see you really liked our game during lunch.
  • Oh no, thank you! You looked absolutely dazzling in that bikini!
  • * CG variation choice
  • I was waiting for your text
  • Man, that sounds like fun
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice
  • * Appearance choice, pick whichever you prefer, you’ll unlock the CGs for both
  • * CG variation choice
  • * CG variation choice

After you finish the routes above you can also get to some jealousy events. They don’t really provide any new CGs but you can still seem them if you’d like.

Himari: Jealousy event 1

  • Load Slot 1
  • Pick Rina whenever possible and follow the same choices as Rina’s route

Himari: Jealousy event 2

  • Load Slot 1
  • Pick Yuzuyu whenever possible and follow the same choices as Yuzuyu’s route

Rina: Jealousy event 1

  • Load Slot 2
  • Pick Himari whenever possible and follow the same choices as Himari’s route

Rina: Jealousy event 2

  • Load Slot 3
  • Pick Yuzuyu whenever possible and follow the same choices as Yuzuyu’s route

Yuzuyu: Jealousy event 1

  • Load Slot 4
  • Pick Himari whenever possible and follow the same choices as Himari’s route

Yuzuyu: Jealousy event 2

  • Load Slot 4
  • Pick Rina whenever possible and follow the same choices as Rina’s route