6 types of love Eros: a passionate physical and emotional love based on asthetic enjoyment; stereotypes of romantic love. Ludus: a love that is played as a game or sports; conquest; may have multiple partner at once. Storge: an affectionate love that slowly develops from friendship, based on similarity. Pragma: love that is driven by the head, not the heart. Mania: obsessive love; experience great emotional high and lows; very possesive and often jealous lovers. Agape: selfless altruistic love; spiritual.