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One of the world's oldest board games, using eight pawns, two rooks, two knights, two bishops, a queen and king.
A two-dimensional image or animation overlaid into a scene. The foundation of early 2D games, making up everything from props to the player-controlled character.
Sure, these days have almost every game sporting the newfangled 3D, but way back when, everyone had to live with plain old 2D. 2D, or two dimensions, limit the game to scrolling backgrounds, but some games even now make use of this basic concept.
Games which have nothing to do with each other, but have the same title.
A boxer is someone who participates in the sport of boxing.
A sequel (also called a follow-up) is a game that carries forward the gameplay concepts, and often the story, of a previous game to which it is officially linked.
Games with stories that involve aliens invading the main character's home planet.
Games released coinciding with new hardware.
Vertical scrolling is when the screen scrolls along the y-axis. In a vertical scrolling game the player usually starts from the bottom of the screen and moves up. They are also almost always presented in a top-down perspective.
Blackjack is a widely popular casino game.
A person who plays football (soccer). Eleven of these make up a team.
Tennis is a sport that involves making a ball hit your opponent's side of the court by hitting it with a racket.
Tennis, but on a table. Also known as Ping Pong or Pong.
A professional and amateur sport, played world-wide, in which two teams advance a ball up and down a court in order to score "field goals," by throwing the ball through a basket or hoop. The team with the highest score at the end of timed play wins.
Ever since Pac-Man, games have had us navigating mazes.
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