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3D Platformers are games where movement, traversal and mainly jumping is the core of the gameplay. They are a tridimensional equivalent of 2D platformer one of the most popular video game genres in the third and fourth generation of video game consoles.
Ability to play as a non-human or extraterrestrial character.
Characters either begin with multiple outfits, unlock them through play, or purchase them as in-game items. These costumes are sometimes integral to play.
A proprietary video codec (.bik/bk2 extension) developed by RAD Game Tools and used in a very large number of video games.
Because you'd never expect a banana to be an undercover cluster grenade.
Currency has all forms in video games. It is used to buy characters, vehicles, weapons, and more.
Games that fit this category involve characters that can traverse different dimensions.
Voice actors don't always get an NPC to represent them. Sometimes voices have no visible speaker.
An illegal combat sport created by Gleeman Vox. It began with 2 guys fighting over a breakfast burrito.
Any weapon that shoots laser and plasma beams or energy bolts rather than conventional bullets.
Experience Points are part of a character advancement system commonly found in RPGs. These points are generally gained by defeating an enemy or completing a task.
Games that feature an antagonist--someone who opposes the game's protagonist--that is a woman.
Gamescom 2013 was held at the Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany, on August 21st to 25th, 2013.
Whether it be Mario vs. Bowser, Jedi vs. Sith, Link vs. Ganon, or Elves vs. Orcs, the forces of good are in an eternal battle with the hordes of evil.
A company in the Polaris Galaxy in Ratchet & Clank.
Health is a value that gauges how much damage players can take in a game before they die or pass out. Also known as life in some games. Health is usually represented by a bar or a percentage instead of an exact amount. Found in most non sport games
An numeral indication of how much damage a character can sustain. The loss of all hit points results in the death of the character or another penalty.
The in-game announcer is a non-character disembodied voice commonly heard in arcade games, first-person shooters and real-time strategy games. They announce game modes, multi-kills, and game-changing events.
When the title of the game does not appear immediately at the beginning of the game, but rather after the first mission or prologue.
The tenth annual PAX Prime took place August 30-September 2, 2013 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Washington. It was the first 4-day PAX.
The online service used on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable and PlayStation Vita.
Sony's game streaming service for PS4 and PC.
Radial Menus are menus that appear in a circular pattern to display the options the player has.
If a person is made of metal and has circuitry instead of a circulatory system, then their game belongs on this list.
Having the main protagonist(s) and foreground appear only as silhouettes against an often colourful background has become a popular art aesthetic for 2D games in the last few years.
The act of traversing space while attached to a piece game geometry. Sometimes via a rope, or other grapple like object.
Race in the Ratchet & Clank series.
A game mode that allows you to train for combos, moves, etc.
Weapons can often be upgraded with new attachments, augmentations, or magical enchantments. These upgrades result in the original item being more powerful than originally intended.
Found in many First Person Shooters or Role Playing Games, the player has the ability to swap his/her current weapon for another found on the ground or in his/her inventory.
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