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Action role-playing video games (abbreviated action RPG or ARPG) are a subgenre of role-playing video games.
In video games, artificial intelligence is used to generate responsive, adaptive or intelligent behaviors primarily in non-player characters (NPCs), similar to human-like intelligence.
Battlefield Hardline is a first-person shooter video game developed by Visceral Games and published by Electronic Arts.
Blood is a body fluid in humans and other animals that delivers necessary substances such as nutrients and oxygen to the cells and transports metabolic waste products away from those same cells.
A blood donation occurs when a person voluntarily has blood drawn and used for transfusions and/or made into biopharmaceutical medications by a process called fractionation (separation of whole-blood components).
Blood transfusion is generally the process of receiving blood or blood products into one's circulation intravenously.
A bloodborne disease is a disease that can be spread through contamination by blood and other body fluids.
A board game is a tabletop game that involves counters or moved or placed on a pre-marked surface or "board", according to a set of rules.
In video gaming, a boss is a significant computer-controlled enemy.
Abraham "Bram" Stoker (8 November 1847 – 20 April 1912) was an Irish author, best known today for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula.
The British Academy Video Games Award for Game Design is an award presented annually by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image – film, television and game in the United Kingdom.
A card game is any game using playing cards as the primary device with which the game is played, be they traditional or game-specific.
CMON Limited, formerly known as CoolMiniOrNot is a publicly listed miniatures and board game publisher, trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
A comic book or comicbook, also called comic magazine or simply comic, is a publication that consists of comic art in the form of sequential juxtaposed panels that represent individual scenes.
Cris Velasco (born May 1974), formerly known as Cris Liesch, is an American video game and film composer.
The Cthulhu Mythos is a shared fictional universe, based on the work of American horror writer H. P. Lovecraft.
The Czech Republic (Česká republika), also known by its short-form name Czechia (Česko), is a landlocked country in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.
Dark Souls is an action role-playing game developed by FromSoftware and published by Namco Bandai Games.
Dark Souls II is an action role-playing game developed by FromSoftware and published by Bandai Namco Games.
Demon's Souls is an action role-playing game developed by FromSoftware for the PlayStation 3.
Destructoid is an independent website, that was founded as a video game-focused blog in March 2006 by Yanier Gonzalez.
Digital Spy is a British-based entertainment, TV and movies website and brand, and is the largest digital property at Hearst UK.
Downloadable content (DLC) is additional content created for a released video game.
Dracula is an 1897 Gothic horror novel by Irish author Bram Stoker.
Edge is a multi-format video game magazine published by Future plc in the United Kingdom, which publishes 13 issues of the magazine per year.
In the history of video games, the eighth generation includes consoles released since by Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony.
The Electronic Entertainment Expo 2014 (E3 2014) was the 20th Electronic Entertainment Expo held.
Electronic Gaming Monthly (often abbreviated to EGM) is a monthly American video game magazine.
Eurogamer is a website focused on video game journalism, reviews, and other features.
An experience point (often abbreviated to exp or XP) is a unit of measurement used in tabletop role-playing games (RPGs) and role-playing video games to quantify a player character's progression through the game.
In video games, the first person refers to a graphical perspective rendered from the viewpoint of the player's character.
Forbes is an American business magazine.
Frame rate (expressed in or fps) is the frequency (rate) at which consecutive images called frames appear on a display.
FromSoftware, Inc. is a Japanese video game development company founded in November 1986.
Future plc is a British media company founded in 1985.
Gamasutra is a website founded in 1997 that focuses on all aspects of video game development.
The Game Developers Choice Award for the Game of the Year, also known as GDCA Game of the Year is the main video game award presented at the Game Developers Conference (GDC), the largest annual gathering of professional video game developers.
The Game Developers Choice Awards are awards annually presented at the Game Developers Conference for outstanding game developers and games.
Game Informer (GI) is an American monthly video game magazine featuring articles, news, strategy, and reviews of video games and associated consoles.
Game Revolution (formerly Game-Revolution) or GR is a gaming website created in 1996.
GameSpot is a video gaming website that provides news, reviews, previews, downloads, and other information on video games.
GamesRadar+ is an entertainment website dedicated to video game-related news, previews and reviews, that is owned by Future Publishing (a subsidiary of Future plc).
GameTrailers (GT) was an American video gaming website created by Geoffrey R. Grotz and Brandon Jones in 2002.
The Golden Joystick Awards, also known as the People's Gaming Awards, is a video game award ceremony; it awards the best video games of the year, as voted for originally by the British general public, but can now be voted on by anyone online.
Gothic architecture is an architectural style that flourished in Europe during the High and Late Middle Ages.
Howard Phillips Lovecraft (August 20, 1890 – March 15, 1937) was an American writer who achieved posthumous fame through his influential works of horror fiction.
is a Japanese video game director and designer who is the president of the game development company, FromSoftware.
IGN (formerly Imagine Games Network) is an American video game and entertainment media company operated by IGN Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Ziff Davis wholly owned by j2 Global.
Insight is the understanding of a specific cause and effect within a specific context.
Intellectual property (IP) is a category of property that includes intangible creations of the human intellect, and primarily encompasses copyrights, patents, and trademarks.
In pencil and paper games and computer and video games, an item is an object within the game world that can be collected by a player or, occasionally, a non-player character.
Kotaku is a video game website and blog that was originally launched in 2004 as part of the Gawker Media network.
Game of the Year (abbreviated GotY) is a title awarded by various gaming publications to a deserving game.
Lovecraftian horror is a subgenre of horror fiction that emphasizes the cosmic horror of the unknown (and in some cases, unknowable) more than gore or other elements of shock, though these may still be present.
Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of media products: music albums, video games, films, TV shows, and formerly, books.
Michael Wandmacher (born October 29, 1967) is an American composer of music for film, television, and video games.
A multiplayer video game is a video game in which more than one person can play in the same game environment at the same time, either locally or over the internet.
National Academy of Video Game Trade Reviewers (NAVGTR) is a non-profit organization that promotes and recognizes the interactive entertainment industry.
A New Game Plus (or New Game+, often abbreviated as NG+) is an unlockable video game mode available in some video games that allows the player to start a new game after they finish it at least once, where certain features in NG+ not normally available in a first playthrough are added, and where certain aspects of the finished game affect the newly started game, such as keeping in the new game items or experience gained in the first playthrough.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
The New York Daily News, officially titled Daily News, is an American newspaper based in New York City.
A non-player character (NPC) in a game is any character that is not controlled by a player.
A player character (also known as PC and playable character) is a fictional character in a role-playing game or video game whose actions are directly controlled by a player of the game rather than the rules of the game.
The PlayStation 4 (PS4) is an eighth-generation home video game console developed by Sony Interactive Entertainment.
Polygon is an American video game website that publishes news, culture, reviews, and videos.
Romania (România) is a sovereign state located at the crossroads of Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe.
Ruby Friedman is an American singer/songwriter/composer, with roots in New Orleans, New York, and Los Angeles.
Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Studio is the Japanese first-party video game production and development arm of the parent company Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE), most well known for the Ape Escape, LocoRoco, Patapon, Gravity Rush, and Knack series, among other titles.
A single-player video game is a video game where input from only one player is expected throughout the course of the gaming session.
Sony Interactive Entertainment (abbreviated as SIE and formerly known as Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) and Sony Network Entertainment International) is a multinational video game and digital entertainment company and is a wholly owned subsidiary and part of the Consumer Products and Services Group of Sony Corporation.
The is a series of action role-playing video games created and developed by FromSoftware.
Sound design is the art and practice of creating sound tracks for a variety of needs.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Game Awards is an annual awards ceremony honoring achievements in the video game industry.
The Game Awards 2015 ceremony, which honored the best video games of 2015, took place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on December 3, 2015.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Market for Computer & Video Games (short MCV, formerly The Market for Home Computing & Video Games) is a United Kingdom-based media brand which focuses on business aspects of the video game industry, including development, publishing, marketing and retail.
Titan Publishing Group is an independently-owned British publishing company, established in 1981.
VentureBeat is an American technology website.
VG247 (stylized as VG24/7) is a video game blog published in the United Kingdom, founded in February 2008 by industry veteran Patrick Garratt.
Victorian architecture is a series of architectural revival styles in the mid-to-late 19th century.
In the history of the United Kingdom, the Victorian era was the period of Queen Victoria's reign, from 20 June 1837 until her death on 22 January 1901.
A visual narrative (also visual storytelling) is a story told primarily through the use of visual media.
A working title, sometimes called a production title, is the temporary title of a product or project used during its development, usually used in filmmaking, television production, novel, video game development, or music album.
The 12th British Academy Game Awards awarded by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, is an award ceremony that was held on 7 April 2016 at Tobacco Dock in London.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
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