first-person shooter


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first-person shooter

n
(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) a type of computer game in which the player aims and shoots at targets, and the graphics displayed are seen from the viewpoint of the shooter. Abbreviation: FPS
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Since launching  the original "Call of Duty" in 2003, the first-person shooter franchise has been a stalwart for publisher Activision.
The authors examine video games since 9/11, specifically war games like Call of Duty, Battlefield, Medal of Honor, and Syphon Filter and their allegorical function, and compare pre-9/11 video games that involve single-player first-person shooter fighting in World War II Europe with post-9/11 video games, namely online multi-player first-person shooter fighting in the owar on terror.
The original Wolfenstein title dates back to 1981 and is credited with helping establish the first-person shooter genre.
In their study, researchers at the Keele University in the UK found gamers who participated in team-based violent video games show more cooperative and less aggressive behaviour than those who play first-person shooter games individually or against opponents.
In second place was another first-person shooter game, Halo: Reach, which takes place in the year 2552.
Although an action-orientated first-person shooter with third-person cover mechanics, you can approach obstacles in almost any way you see fit.
Probably a touch, but there's no doubt that Killzone 2 will be in the mix for awards after providing a peerless demonstration of how a first-person shooter can triumph in both single player and multiplayer modes.
Conflict is played out in head-to-head matches reminiscent of popular first-person shooter "Counter-Strike.
While many will tout the nonstop action, insane thrills, and unparalleled graphics engine of this years must have first-person shooter title, Gears of War, gay gamers will undoubtedly pick up on the sweet, subtle tenderness lurking beneath the mega-warrior heroes of the game.
It looks like someone took a standard World War Two first-person shooter, threw terrifying aliens into the mix, then added some mental weaponry.
For example, American shooter games were challenged on the world scene by foreign-made ones like Special Force, a first-person shooter published by the so called Central Internet Bureau of Hizbullah and based on the armed Islamic movement in south Lebanon.