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Printing

Printing is putting words and images on paper by mechanical means. Books and newspapers are made by printing. Usually, the images are formed by ink. The ink is put on paper in machines called printing presses. Printing is one of the technologies ...

                                               

Question mark

The question mark is a punctuation mark that is used at the end of a sentence when asking a question. The symbol is thought to come from the Latin quæstio, meaning "question", which was shortened to Qo. The uppercase Q was written above the lower ...

                                               

Quotation mark

Quotation marks or inverted commas are punctuation marks used in pairs to mark a section of text as speech, a quotation, a phrase, or an unusual word. They are used in groups of 2, as a pair of opening and closing marks. They are used in either o ...

                                               

Sans serif

In typography, a sans serif typeface is one that does not have the tiny feet called "serifs" at the end of strokes. The term comes from the French word sans, meaning "without" and "serif" from the Dutch word schreef meaning "line". Sans serif typ ...

                                               

Serif

A serif is a term in typography. If a letter is made of a line or lines, a serif is a tiny decorative line on the ends of letters limbs. Thus, in the illustration on the right, each serif letter has a serif on the end of its lines. Alphabetic typ ...

                                               

Sutterlin

Sutterlinschrift, Sutterlin or Suetterlin script is a form of German handwriting. It was taught in German schools from 1915 to 1941. In the 19th century the common form of German handwriting was German Kurrent. It uses very thin lines and sharp e ...

                                               

Table (information)

A table of information is a set of facts arranged in rows and columns. It is a way of displaying information. It requires a medium, such as writing or print on paper, or a computer monitor. It is both a mode of visual communication and also a way ...

                                               

Typeface

In typography, a typeface is a family of fonts. Every glyph in a typeface shares certain design features. Typefaces have names, such as Times New Roman, Garamond, Baskerville. Every font of a typeface has specific details such as size and weight ...

                                               

Typesetting

Typesetting is the making of block-printed writing which is formed by using types grouped from sorts. Typesetting uses the earlier steps of designing a font and storing it in some manner. Typesetting is the taking of the stored letters called "so ...

                                               

Vertical bar

A vertical bar is the glyph "|". It has several other names besides vertical bar, such as "pipe", "vertical slash", and "bar". In mathematics, it may be put on both sides of a real or complex number to mean its absolute value. When applied on bot ...

                                               

Video game

Video games are electronic games played on a video screen. There are many types, or genres, of these games: role-playing games; shooters, first-person shooters, side-scrollers, and platformers are just a few. Video games usually come on CDs, DVDs ...

                                               

Apple Arcade

Apple Arcade is a subscription service by Apple Inc. for iOS, iPadOS, tvOS, and macOS devices that allows a library of video games to be played. It was announced in March 2019, and was launched on September 19, 2019.

                                               

Bloodborne

Bloodborne is an action RPG made by FromSoftware led by Hidetaka Miyazaki. It is very similar to FromSoftwares other games, the Souls series. The game has many similar features from the Souls series. Below are the similarities. Rolling is importa ...

                                               

Casual Game

A casual game is a video game targeted at a wide, mass market audience, as opposed to a hardcore game, which is a game targeted at a more niche audience of hobbyist gamers. Casual games may exhibit any type of gameplay and genre. They generally h ...

                                               

Clicker Heroes

Clicker Heroes is a free-to-play video game. Playsaurus made it. It is an idle game. Clicker Heroes is a spinoff of the Playsaurus game Cloudstone. Clicker Heroes was released in 2014 for web browsers. It was also released for phones in 2015. In ...

                                               

Consolevania

Consolevania is an internet television program that is about video games. It also has funny stories, although not all of these are about games. It is made by Rab Florence and Ryan Mcleod in Glasgow, Scotland. Consolevania must be downloaded from ...

                                               

Cooperative gameplay

Cooperative gameplay is something in video games that allows players to work together as teammates. This would be different from other multiplayer modes, such as competitive multiplayer modes like player versus player or deathmatch. Playing at th ...

                                               

Cuphead

Cuphead is a run and gun indie video game developed and published by StudioMDHR. It was announced in 2013. It was released for Microsoft Windows and Xbox One in September 2017. It was released for macOS in October 2018, and for Nintendo Switch in ...

                                               

Danganronpa

Danganronpa is a video game. The animated series Danganronpa Hopeful School and Desired High School Students was based on it. It was developed by Spike Chung Soft. The series ran from July to September 2013.

                                               

Dark Souls

Dark Souls is an action RPG made by Hidetaka Miyazaki and FromSoftware. It is the sequel to Demons Souls. The game is very similar to its prequel, but there were also many changes made. Dark Souls has checkpoints called Bonfires. If the player re ...

                                               

Dreamcast homebrew

Sega stopped making the Dreamcast in 2001 and released the consoles last official game, Karous, in 2007. Unofficial programs continue to come out for the console, many of them being games. Unlike unofficial games for other consoles, many of these ...

                                               

Expansion pack

An expansion pack is an addition of a video game, that adds to it. Expansion packs can add characters, worlds, weapons, or scenarios. They can be for all types of video games. Most expansion packs need the main version of the game to play, althou ...

                                               

Game artist

A game artist is an artist who creates art for video games. Game artists are in charge of all game development of visual art. Many game artists are asked to develop graphical environments and elements in which role-playing games take place. For e ...

                                               

Gamergate controversy

Zoe Quinn designed a video game called Depression Quest about a person who struggles with depression. Several video game journalists praised the game while others said that it was too dark to be a good game. People in the second group claimed tha ...

                                               

Health bar (video games)

A health bar is a image in video games that show the player how much health they have left. If the players health bar is completely empty or the number shown is zero, the player will usually lose a life or die. Many games have health pick-ups tha ...

                                               

Health regeneration (video games)

Health regeneration is a feature in video games where if the player takes damage, they can get back the health they lost if they wait and do not take any more damage. The first game with this feature was Punch Out!! for the Nintendo Entertainment ...

                                               

The Henry Stickmin Collection

The Henry Stickmin Collection is a point-and-click game made by Innersloth, the creators of Among Us. The collection consists of six games: Breaking the Bank, Escaping the Prison, Stealing the Diamond, Infiltrating the Airship, Fleeing the Comple ...

                                               

History of computer and video games

Video games were introduced as an entertainment medium in 1971, becoming the start for a big entertainment industry in the late 1970s/early 1980s in the United States, Japan, and Europe. After a bad industry collapse in 1983 and a rebirth two yea ...

                                               

Un Juego de Huevos

Un Juego de Huevos is a 2D platform video game that was only created for the Zeebo by Swedish studio Fabrication Games. It is the first video game based on Una Pelicula de Huevos, a popular movie from the Mexican animation company Huevocartoon. T ...

                                               

Lag

Lag is a word that means to fail in keeping pace or to fall behind. This term is used a lot by people who are talking about video games that have a delay between when a player presses a button on a controller and something happening in the game. ...

                                               

Mod (video games)

A video game mod is a change made to a video game. The word mod is short for modification. A mod can be a change to any part of a game, including how it sounds, how it plays, the way it looks, or anything else. They are usually created by fans of ...

                                               

Personalized video game

A personalized video game is a video game made for specific people, usually as a luxury gift. It can contain personal information of who the game is for. They are usually made for birthdays, anniversaries and engagement proposals.

                                               

Player killing

Player Killing is a part of online gaming with real people. It is when you kill another persons character. Some other terms in pking are: PJing, which means pile jumping, or attacking someone when they are picking up the items dropped by a player ...

                                               

Poly-Play

Poly-Play is an East German arcade machine by VEB Polytechnik that came out in 1985. It is the only arcade machine from East Germany. It contains multiple games. One of them is a Pac-Man clone. About 2.000 machines were made.

                                               

Rapture (BioShock)

Rapture is a fictional city where the BioShock series of video games takes place. The city was built at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean so that no government could find it. Rapture is a city based on the ideas of objectivism, the philosophy that ...

                                               

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is an action RPG made by FromSoftware led by Hidetaka Miyazaki. It is similar to the Souls series of video games. However, there are many changes that have also been made. Below are the differences between Sekiro and the ...

                                               

Shovel Knight

Shovel Knight is an indie 2D platform game made by Yacht Club Games in 2014. The money needed to make the game came from Kickstarter. It first came out on the Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, and Microsoft Windows. It later came out on PlayStation 3, PlaySta ...

                                               

Sniper Elite series

The Sniper Elite series is a series of stealth-based World War II third-person shooter video games with special attention placed on long-distance bullet physics. In these games, players need to pay attention to how far their enemies are, the effe ...

                                               

Sonic X-treme

Sonic X-treme was a platform game developed by Sega Technical Institute. It was being creating from 1994 until Sega cancelled it in 1997. It was meant to be the first 3D Sonic the Hedgehog game. It was also meant to be the first new Sonic game fo ...

                                               

Souls (series)

The Souls series is a series of action RPGs made by Hidetaka Miyazaki and FromSoftware. The games in the series are Demons Souls and the three Dark Souls games. Kings Field, Bloodborne, and Sekiro are similarly made games also made by From Softwa ...

                                               

Video game collecting

Video game collecting is the hobby of collecting video games and related things. It may be connected with animation, movies or comic books collecting. Collectors may focus on collecting some type of things, such as retro consoles. Collecting vide ...

                                               

Battery

A battery converts chemical energy into electrical energy by a chemical reaction. Usually the chemicals are kept inside the battery. It is used in a circuit to power other components. A battery produces direct current electricity. Using the elect ...

                                               

Battery recycling

Many batteries are thrown away in regular waste after they have been used. Battery recycling is a name of the process of separately collecting such batteries so that they can be disposed of properly. Batteries contain metals such as lead, copper ...

                                               

Chemical cell

A chemical cell converts chemical energy into electrical energy. Most batteries are chemical cells. A chemical reaction takes place inside the battery and causes electric current to flow. There are two main types of batteries - those that are rec ...

                                               

Double-layer capacitance

Double-layer capacitance is the storing of electrical energy by means of the electrical double layer effect. Double layer capacitance is when an electrode and a liquid solution are touching each other, causing the charges to line up and allowing ...

                                               

Nickel-iron battery

The nickel–iron battery are batteries made of iron, nickel, and hydroxide. They are very strong, and do not break easily. They can last for more than 20 years. They are slow to charge. They are often used on trains. Nickel-iron batteries are very ...

                                               

Voltaic pile

The picture to the right shows a voltaic pile: its a pile, or "stack" of discs, made from 3 different materials. Some of the discs are made from copper, some from zinc. Other metals can be used; but its important that there are two different kind ...

                                               

Game port

The Game port is a port that is present on some PC hardware, and hardware similar to it. This port lets the connection of analog devices used to control computer games, such as joysticks. In most relevant hardware designs for personal computers i ...

                                               

IEEE 1394

IEEE 1394 is the name for a set of standards. The standards specify a serial bus which can be used to transfer information. Other names for the standards include Firewire, i.Link and Lynx. The standard is often used to connect a computer to an ex ...

                                               

Aluminum wiring

Aluminum wiring is electrical wiring made of aluminum, instead of the usual copper. It is widely and successfully used for electricity transmission and distribution. It is lighter and stronger than copper wire, which helps prevent the cables from ...

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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