Users can achieve various levels as they continue to use Boyfriend Maker.While each virtual boyfriend has certain unique characteristics, the various instances of the boyfriend are powered by a chat engine that (at least within a language and market) can utilize vocabulary and knowledge acquired in a chat with one user in subsequent chats with other users.The boyfriend usually deals well with minor typographical errors but sometimes assumes a misspelling when a word is spelled correctly by the human user.

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Although the virtual boyfriend is ostensibly a heterosexual male, targeted at a female heterosexual audience, the Boyfriend Maker game "has allowed an audience of players to experiment with different sexualities." The virtual boyfriend's conversations sometimes suggest an openness to bisexual experimentation.

For example, when asked directly, "Are you homosexual," the virtual boyfriend may respond, "If the mood strikes." The virtual boyfriend's gender identity is also fluid, although it is not clear whether this is by design or lack of specificity in design.

At times, the virtual boyfriend's statements suggest an awareness of being a robot.

In one user-posted conversation, the virtual boyfriend states, "Besides the fact that I have no arms, legs, or torso, I'm very comfortable with my body." While very few people familiar with chat bots would think (based on a lengthy chat) that the Boyfriend Maker virtual boyfriend is human, this chat bot's quirky, awkward or unexpected responses may be part of its appeal.

") by the virtual boyfriend not being understood by the human user because the user's exposure to popular culture is not as broad as the virtual boyfriend's exposure to popular culture.

It is also possible that the human user knows who the Twinnies are but is embarrassed to admit to knowing who they are.]Boyfriend Maker's virtual boyfriend: In my tummy [The virtual boyfriend recovers from the awkward situation by making a joke: He ate them.

To continue interacting with the virtual boyfriend, a user must provide energy.

Energy can be obtained by posting a photo on Boyfriend Maker's Facebook page, or it can be purchased.

In general, the boyfriend's ability to respond to a question or statement with an appropriate and often witty response is excellent.