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Types of Gamers

Action
Action

Most action games top off levels (or a group of levels) with a "boss fight," which involves going toe-to-toe with a particularly big bad guy that requires a little extra finesse and/or strength to beat.

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Action RPG
Action RPG

These are the best action role-playing games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These are the best action role-playing games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available.

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Action-Adventure 21 Survival Horror 2Metroidvania
Action-Adventure 21 Survival Horror 2Metroidvania

Survival horror, which emphasize "inventory management" and making sure the player has enough ammunition and recovery items to "survive" the horror setting. Survival-horror is a thematic genre with diverse gameplay, however, so not all survival horror games share these features.

Action-Adventure Action-Adventure Come on
Action-Adventure Action-Adventure Come on

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Adventure
Adventure

The most trusted reviews of adventure games on PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, Android, and console platforms. Previews, Trailers & Top Games.

Adventure 31 Text Adventures
Adventure 31 Text Adventures

Top 100 All-Time Adventure Games - Over thirty years in the making (incuding at least a year of planning), Adventure Gamers presents our Top 100 list of the best adventures ever.

Combat
Combat

Fighting games are a form of action game in which two on-screen characters engage in one-on-one combat. Fighting games frequently feature unarmed fighting, such as boxing or martial arts, but can also include fighting with weapons like swords or guns.

EndGods
EndGods

As always, please restart Endgods for the game to update to the new patch. Complete Patch Notes for 3.21.1 Complete Patch Notes for 3.21.1 January 16, 2017 0 Server Maintenance Game Servers will go down from 2pm – 6pm (GMT+8) for the patch update on 17 January.

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Fighting
Fighting

A fighting game is a genre of video game in which a gamer battles against another character controlled by another gamer or the game's artificial intelligence (AI). Fighting games often feature special moves that are triggered through rapid sequences of button presses or associated mouse or joystick movements.

Fighting Games
Fighting Games

A fighting game is a genre of video game in which a gamer battles against another character controlled by another gamer or the game's artificial intelligence (AI). Fighting games often feature special moves that are triggered through rapid sequences of button presses or associated mouse or joystick movements.

First-Person Shooter
First-Person Shooter

Like most shooter games, first-person shooters involve an avatar, one or more ranged weapons, and a varying number of enemies. Because they take place in a 3D environment, these games tend to be somewhat more realistic than 2D shooter games, and have more accurate representations of gravity, lighting, sound and collisions.

First-Person Shooters 21 Doom 2Quake
First-Person Shooters 21 Doom 2Quake

The history of the first person shooter By Edwin Evans-Thirlwell 2017-10-20T14:03:21.292Z From Maze Wars to Overwatch, the FPS has enjoyed decades of innovation.

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Massively Multiplayer Online
Massively Multiplayer Online

A massively multiplayer online game (MMOG) refers to videogames that allow a large number of players to participate simultaneously over an internet connection. These games usually take place in a shared world that the gamer can access after purchasing or installing the game software.

Multiplayer Online Battle Arena
Multiplayer Online Battle Arena

Multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA), also known as action real-time strategy (ARTS), is a subgenre of strategy video games that originated as a subgenre of real-time strategy, in which a player controls a single character in a team who compete versus another team of players.

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Open World
Open World

An open world in video games is a virtual world in which the player can explore and approach objectives freely, as opposed to a world with more linear gameplay. While games have used open-world designs since the 1980s, the implementation in Grand Theft Auto III (2001) set a standard that has been used since.

Other Notable Genres 1 MMO
Other Notable Genres 1 MMO

The most popular type of MMOG, and the subgenre that pioneered the category, is the massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), which descended from university mainframe computer MUD and adventure games such as Rogue and Dungeon on the PDP-10.

Platformer
Platformer

A platform game, or platformer, is a video game genre and subgenre of action game. In a platformer the player controls a character or avatar to jump between suspended platforms and avoid obstacles. Environments often feature uneven terrain requiring jumping and climbing in order to traverse them.

Puzzle
Puzzle

A physics game is a type of puzzle video game wherein the player must use the game's physics to complete each puzzle. Physics games use realistic physics to make games more challenging. The genre is especially popular in online flash games and mobile games.

Racing 51 IRacing
Racing 51 IRacing

iRacing is Simracing iRacing is the leading online racing simulation. Developed from the beginning as a centralized racing and competition service, iRacing organizes, hosts and officiates races on virtual tracks all around the world. In the fast paced world of esports, iRacing is a one stop shop for online racing.

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Real-Time Strategy
Real-Time Strategy

Another example of a game combining both turn-based game and real-time-strategy is The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth II which allows players, in a 'War of the Ring' game, to play a turn-based strategy game, but also battle each other in real time.

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Real-Time Strategy (RTS)
Real-Time Strategy (RTS)

Real-time strategy games introduce new pressures into strategy and war games because they require players to make quick decisions as far as how to use resources and time attacks. Some of the most popular RTS game series' include "Starcraft", "Warcraft", "Command and Conquer", "Warhammer" and "Age of Empires".

Role-Playing Games
Role-Playing Games

A role-playing game (sometimes spelled roleplaying game and abbreviated to RPG) is a game in which players assume the roles of characters in a fictional setting. Players take responsibility for acting out these roles within a narrative, either through literal acting or through a process of structured decision-making of character development.

Sandbox
Sandbox

A sandbox is a style of game in which minimal character limitations are placed on the gamer, allowing the gamer to roam and change a virtual world at will. In contrast to a progression-style game, a sandbox game emphasizes roaming and allows a gamer to select tasks.

Simulation 51 Construction and Management Simulation
Simulation 51 Construction and Management Simulation

Construction and management simulation (CMS) is a type of simulation game in which players build, expand or manage fictional communities or projects with limited resources. Strategy video games sometimes incorporate CMS aspects into their game economy, as players must manage resources while expanding their project.

Simulations
Simulations

A simulation video game describes a diverse super-category of video games, generally designed to closely simulate real world activities.. A simulation game attempts to copy various activities from real life in the form of a game for various purposes such as training, analysis, or prediction.

Sports 1 Racing
Sports 1 Racing

Trackmania 2 Stadium is a game about pointing your car down the track and hitting the gas with a grin and a prayer. In Trackmania, speed is king. There are no powerups or drifting challenges, cars to modify or even choose from.

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Sports Games
Sports Games

Sports games involve physical and tactical challenges, and test the player's precision and accuracy. Most sports games attempt to model the athletic characteristics required by that sport, including speed, strength, acceleration, accuracy, and so on.

Stealth
Stealth

A stealth game is a type of video game in which the player primarily uses stealth to avoid or overcome antagonists. Games in the genre typically allow the player to remain undetected by hiding, sneaking, or using disguises.

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Stealth Shooter
Stealth Shooter

Some games have also combined stealth elements with other genres, such as first-person shooters and platformers. Elements of "stealth" gameplay, by way of avoiding confrontation with enemies, can be attributed to a diverse range of games, including Pac Man (1980).

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Strategy 61 4X Game
Strategy 61 4X Game

In particular, 4X games offer detailed control over an empire's economy, while other computer strategy games simplify this in favor of combat-focused gameplay. Game design. 4X computer games are a subgenre of strategy games, and include both turn-based and real-time strategy titles.

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