Types Of video Games

Video gamesVideo games are really enjoying and a source of fun. Not only kid’s even elder people are also very much enthusiastic for playing video games. These video games come in many types and give a variety of options for you to explore and take fun of. Many a times you get addicted to playing video games. The choice of games depends upon the age group you belong to. Once you get addicted to these video games you cannot stop playing these games. Here are different categories of video games. Basically there are eight types of video games. It depends upon you which type you like.

  • Action video games

Action games have huge amount of violence involved in it. This violence is due to its fast paced nature. This is the kind of game that most of the mature rated games fall under. These types of games are not proper for children to play. There are some games which are mild but they do contain themes which are suggestive. Action games are such which puts person against person or person against alien or any kind of animal to fight. Some of the examples include star wars or halo.

  • Adventure games and role playing games

These types of games are generally less graphic compared to action and contains an element of fantasy. Some of the times, role playing element is also combined and it also allows the element to say the dialogue. They as less violent as compared to action games but still these games do contain violence.

  • Arcade

These games can be anything. It can be starting from the street fighting games to the classic Pacman. This category of games takes into account the whole spectrum of rating. There are many older games which are turned into 3D.

  • Strategy

Strategy games are such which involves tactical movement of players or troops.               These games can be simple as chess or can also be warfare types. These games can be good for children’s to play but most of the times they are pretty much difficult for the children’s to play. Here is combat is slow and gives time for the thinking.

  • Simulation

Simulations games are usually aircraft simulations. You can fly a helicopter or jet. It contains nothing much than killing the enemies. Only in the rare cases they use excessive language.

  • Driving games

Driving games are usually of the racing types games. Some can also be mission based games. Players are usually offered an option to choose a car and they can get better and better cars with further play. Some of these games include project gotham racing and grand theft auto.

  • Puzzle

Puzzle games never got rating which is higher than E. it includes skills like deep thinking and good logics. The most common puzzle game is Tetris. There are many other which are like Tetris and it include color matching skills. There are many games which have aspects similar to that of puzzle but are not puzzle games.