Tears of Themis is a mobile otome game containing several different men you can fall in love with. Before you can get into a relationship with them, though, you will need to gain their affection. There are several ways to do this while playing the game.
From character cards
SR and SSR cards are all linked to special stories about the character they are based on. By viewing these stories, you can earn affection. Of course, the whole story isn't available from the get-go, so you need to upgrade your cards to see the whole thing.
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After evolving or receiving each card, be sure to view the story to get an affection boost.
By visiting characters
You can choose to visit characters when you open up the game. By visiting your favorite character, you can increase their affection. Keep in mind that you can only occur 1,000 affection points per day. You will need to check in each day to keep building them up and ultimately make your way through the game.
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