Computer and console RPGs (roleplaying games) are like computer-mediated tabletop RPGs. RPGs are combat-oriented games in which you play a character (or group of characters) in a story. Generally, the goal is to go certain places and perform required actions to advance the story, while fighting off enemies who are out to stop you. Your character grows in power from success in fighting, accumulating weapons and armor with different capabilities, and items with special abilities like relieving combat damage. Roleplaying Video Games Games.
Role-playing refers to the changing of one's behaviour to assume a role, either unconsciously to fill a social role, or consciously to act out an adopted role. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Role-playing is the changing of one's behaviour to assume a role, either unconsciously to fill a social role, or consciously to act out an adopted role. While the Oxford English Dictionary offers a definition of role-playing as "the changing of one's behaviour to fulfill a social role", in the field of psychology, the term is used more loosely in four senses...
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- Cosplay - Cosplay, a contraction of the words costume play, is a hobby in which participants called cosplayers wear costumes and fashion accessories to represent a specific character.
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Third and final part of this history feature. History of Computer Role-Playing Games Part 3: The Platinum and Modern Ages (1994-2004). [Gamasutra] The History of Computer Role-Playing Games Part 3: The Platinum and Modern Ages (1994-2004).
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Walkthroughs, Place, information, guides and resources for the Baldur's Gate and Icewind Dale series, Planescape: Torment, Pool of Radiance, and Neverwinter Nights. Sorcerer's Place.
- Fight RPG Battle www
Fight monsters in a stadium. Battle. Includes an item and monster archive. RPG Battle.
- A Sryth: The Age of Igtheon www
A free game in a fantasy setting. The Age of Igtheon. Provides story information, FAQs and documentation, maps, and a hall of fame. Sryth: The Age of Igtheon.
- A Kids Ownz Zone www
A gaming forum - members can discuss gaming tactics and share gaming hints here. Kids Ownz Zone.
- Provides RPG Corner www
Provides discussion boards and stories. RPG Corner.
- A The Spoiler Centre: RPG Genre www
A large selection of solutions, Spoiler Centre: RPG Genre, cheats, and walkthroughs, classified by publisher. The Spoiler Centre: RPG Genre.
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Includes members list, Hadou - Equinox, chat, and information on how to join. Dragon Hadou - Equinox.
- Member The Amazon Basin www
Member list, Amazon Basin, links, forum, strategy guides, and joining instructions. The Amazon Basin.
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Version of Ultima VII for Unix, Exult, Windows, Mac, BeOS. Exult.
- Provides Incarnate www
Provides a download of "Incarnate, Incarnate, A Lephesu Apologue", a game made with RPG Maker XP. News, information, pictures. Incarnate.
- Online Peter Zackariasson www
Online presentation of research in to games. Peter Zackariasson.
- An Are Video Games Art? www
An article by Aaron Smuts discussing modern art and the role of video games within its definition. Video Games Art?. Are Video Games Art?.
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dmoz.org Directory: Roleplaying Video Games