Stephane Bura's Handy Guide to Genre Distinctions in Videogames
"Homage" to Jay Lake.
|Shooter||Kill from afar|
|Action Adventure||Kill from a few meters|
|Platformer||Kill on contact|
|Simulation||Understand the model|
|Adventure||Understand the designer|
|Fighter||Understand the opponent|
|Casual||Hints are King|
|RPG||Average is good enough|
|Strategy||I try to be my best|
|Driving / Puzzle||I can do better|
|Indie||It's probably about me|
Thanks to Steve Ince.