Jasper Samsid, king of the East, is impressed by the boy's intelligence and creativity, and takes him in.
This isn't really romance, but the main character is gay, and there's some pretty amusing kisses. Also, Pogo - the main character - has the ability to use telekinesis when he grabs his junk, and, I'll admit, that's some pretty unique stuff right there.
Also, abused women escape from the other nations and form the South sphere, where they create the only nation based upon equality. Whoo!