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Digital Distribution is the concept of purchasing digital media via the internet and having it sent to the user directly via the internet. No physical representation of this content is given but the content resides on the users hard drive and is legally owned by them.
“Indie” or “independently developed” games are video games which are developed by a studio without the support of an external publisher.
The last boss you face in a game, usually representing the final climax of the game.
Pixel art refers to digital images composed of visible pixels, drawn with individual pixel-level intent and precision.
A style of action-adventure gameplay revolving around exploring a labyrinth with the necessity of locating new items and equipment to progress beyond otherwise impassable obstacles. The concept is named for its common usage in the Metroid and Castlevania franchises. While the term most commonly refers to 2D games, it can also refer to 3D games.
A boss fight is a culminating challenge that pits the player against one or more enemies representing a greater threat and/or difficulty than those previously faced. These scenarios typically feature unique antagonists.
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.
Nocturnal beetle with luminescent abdominal organs.
Currency has all forms in video games. It is used to buy characters, vehicles, weapons, and more.
Entering in-game menus like quest logs or inventories does not pause the gameplay.
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