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The Akrid are hostile creatures from the Lost Planet games. They are distinguished by the sacs of thermal energy located somewhere on their body.
Button Mashing is a term used to describe gameplay where certain skills can be only realized explicitly through mashing buttons, a reckless player trying to get results or when the game rewards the player(s) who bash buttons the fastest. The latter example is common in Party Games.
Offers E.X. Thermal Blast and E.X. Thermal Resonance attacks on the secondary triggers (akin to the PS3 control scheme) which was previously on the touch screen. It also provides more camera control and menu options.
Automatically detected when the game boots up.
Written words that are used to describe sounds, sometimes used in comic book—inspired games, like XIII.
Gameplay where players have to ward off enemies for a set duration.
Enemy Spawners are living or non-living entities that "spawn" enemies under special conditions. Usually, these Spawners must be destroyed in order to stop a never ending flow of hostile threats.
An unofficial translation of a video game, created by people not associated with the original development team.
Sending or receiving fake email inside a game.
Capcom's proprietary engine developed for PC, Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii.
Nintendo Network is the online service for Wii U and 3DS.
Games that have had an Original Soundtrack album released.
The online service used on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable and PlayStation Vita.
Games that are marketed with sports,energy, soda, and other types of drinks
Regenerating ammo indicates that rapid fire will result in ammo running out temporarlily, rather than permenantly. If the player stops firing the ammo stock will begin to increase, usually stopping once a certain number is reached.
The phenomenon of an enemy who is heavily resistant to damage (or even invulnerable) everywhere on its body - except for its back.
Shrine maidens, or miko, are girls or young women who perform various duties at Shinto shrines.
A mode in the game, often an unlockable, allowing players to listen to individual music tracks, voice clips and/or sound effects.
A game that takes gameplay mechanics, characters, or story elements from an existing series in a separate and different direction, sometimes changing genres along the way.
Moving to the left or right without rotating the body axis. The technique, also called side-stepping, is useful in FPS games to avoid incoming fire without turning away from a target.
Games often sexualize their female characters. A lot of the time it comes in the form of a really out of place swimsuit scene.
Whether with a button press or menu, taunts destroy friendships and can even make the computer go crazy.
The Tokyo Game Show 2012 took place in the Makuhari Messes from the 20th-23rd of September. The show's theme was 'Spreading Smiles Through Games'.
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