- 1 Summary
- 2 Chapters
- 2.1 Chapter 1: Once Upon a Time
- 2.2 Chapter 2: Welcome to Cordonia
- 2.3 Chapter 3: Reunited
- 2.4 Chapter 4: Save the Last Dance
- 2.5 Chapter 5: Off to the Races
- 2.6 Chapter 6: Queen of Hearts
- 2.7 Chapter 7: Fire and Ice
- 2.8 Chapter 8: A Waltz to Remember
- 2.9 Chapter 9: Race to the Finish
- 2.10 Chapter 10: Beach Party
- 2.11 Chapter 11: The Apple of His Eye
- 2.12 Chapter 12: As Sweet as Apple Pie
- 2.13 Chapter 13: Hunting for Love
- 2.14 Chapter 14: Fair Game
- 2.15 Chapter 15: The Brothers Beaumont
- 2.16 Chapter 16: The Beaumont Bash
- 2.17 Chapter 17: Lady in Waiting
- 2.18 Chapter 18: To Be a Princess
- 2.19 Chapter 19: Long Live the King
- 3 Gallery
- 4 Soundtracks
- 5 Spoilers
- 6 Trivia
- 7 References
Chapter 1: Once Upon a Time
Love awaits in the royal court of Cordonia as you compete for the Crown Prince! Will you accept his proposal, or will someone else win your heart?
Chapter 2: Welcome to Cordonia
You travel to Cordonia, but what will await you there?
Chapter 3: Reunited
You come face-to-face with the Prince again. Meanwhile, your competition gets restless.
Chapter 4: Save the Last Dance
You snag the last dance with the Prince and properly meet your host, the Duke.
Chapter 5: Off to the Races
It's the start of the Derby! Will you take the lead in the race for the Prince's heart?
Chapter 6: Queen of Hearts
Chapter 7: Fire and Ice
Things get chilly when you travel to Olivia's home. Will you and the Prince make some heat, or will you get frozen out?
Chapter 8: A Waltz to Remember
At the Winter Ball, things with Olivia get heated.
Chapter 9: Race to the Finish
At the Royal Regatta, you seize the chance to race ahead of the competition!
Chapter 10: Beach Party
Can you impress the nobles at a luxurious beach-side extravaganza?
Chapter 11: The Apple of His Eye
You get your chance in the spotlight at the Apple Blossom Festival!
Chapter 12: As Sweet as Apple Pie
Can you impress the Queen at the Apple Blossom Festival?
Chapter 13: Hunting for Love
Will you catch the Prince's eye as you ride on Cordonia's historic Royal Hunt?
Chapter 14: Fair Game
Can love blossom in the fields outside Applewood?
Chapter 15: The Brothers Beaumont
Will you prepare the Beaumont estate in time for the party?
Chapter 16: The Beaumont Bash
Can you attract the Prince and survive the Beaumont Bash?
Chapter 17: Lady in Waiting
It's the Coronation Ball. Are you prepared for the event that could change your life?
Chapter 18: To Be a Princess
The Coronation Ball continues! Can you sustain your fairy tale rise, or will you slip at this crucial moment?
Chapter 19: Long Live the King
On the conclusion of the Coronation Ball, will you win the Prince's hand?
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- Multiple pieces of evidence have pointed to the conclusion that The Royal Romance is technically a continuation of The Crown & The Flame series.
- On February 26, 2018, Pixelberry released the soundtracks of the series.
- On July 19, 2018, Pixelberry revealed that a Royal Romance filter was available to use on the social media platform Snapchat.
- On September 7, 2018, Pixelberry shared The Royal Romance spotify playlist.
- On November 11, 2019, PB released a blog post about the rewritten version that only a part of the players experienced, referring to it as a test that may or may not be rolled out to more players, depending on how testing goes.
- On August 15, 2020, when preparing for the 4th anniversary of Choices, PB posted a 'find the differences' game with this book's cover.
- On December 4, 2020, the Spanish version of the book, El Romance Real, Libro 1, was released, with the first three chapters already available.
- On or around July 25, 2021, PB released a beta-version which includes photos of the characters in different chapters.
- The Royal Romance is a spin-off of the Rules of Engagement series. As a result, a spoiler warning regarding Rules of Engagement, Book 1 is issued in Chapter 19.
- The book debuted on a Thursday. Subsequent chapters follow on a Friday.
- This is the first series that lets the player customize one of their love interests.
- This is the first series that gives a last name to your character. It is followed by the High School Story series in second and the Home for the Holidays series in third. As of February 2020, there are 20+ main characters with a last name.
- This is the first book that was released on a Friday instead of a Wednesday. However, Chapter 1 was released early on a Thursday.
- In Chapter 2, Maxwell references Catherine Elizabeth Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge.
- With 19 chapters, this used to be the second longest book in the game, along with Rules of Engagement, Book 1 and The Royal Romance, Book 2. The first was Rules of Engagement, Book 2 with 21 chapters. This record was broken by The Royal Romance, Book 3, and Across the Void with 22 chapters respectively, and later by My Two First Loves and Witness: A Bodyguard Romance.
- Several fans on social media have stated that the book is very similar to the reality TV show, The Bachelor. Consequently, both positive and negative criticism were generated from that statement.
- This book features Olivia Nevrakis, a character who is a descendant of Luther Nevrakis from The Crown & The Flame series. This strengthens the idea that all of Choices' series take place in one common universe.
- Donnie Brine and Ana De Luca, characters from the Most Wanted series, make appearances in this book as part of the press, becoming regular characters in the series later on.
- Between September 13 to September 14, 2018, all of The Royal Romance books received a redesign in the thumbnails of their book covers.
- On July 22, 2019, it was discovered that the summary for Chapter 1 changed from "Love awaits in the royal court of Cordonia. Travel to the beautiful kingdom of Cordonia with the Crown Prince. Will you accept his royal proposal, or will another suitor command your affections?" to "Love awaits in the royal court of Cordonia as you compete for the Crown Prince! Will you accept his proposal, or will someone else win your heart?"
- The Royal Romance, Book 1 is the first book to be translated into Spanish, entitled "El Romance Real, Libro 1". It can be found at the bottom of the Browse page in the category "En Español". As of 4 December 2020, the first three chapters have been translated.
- Only the book name, chapter titles, descriptions and book tags have been translated.
Click here for the walkthrough of this book: The Royal Romance, Book 1 Choices.