• 1983
  • The term describes games where jumping on platforms is an integral part of the gameplay and came into use after the genre had been established, no later than 1983. (wikipedia.org)
  • Manic Miner (1983) and its sequel Jet Set Willy (1984) continued this style of multi-screen levels on home computers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Korean
  • The God of High School," a Korean manga/game, with protagonist Jin Mori as the Monkey King Sun Wukong. (wikipedia.org)
  • Founded on March 29, 1984 as Korea Mobile Telecommunications Services Corp., the state-owned carrier introduced pagers and car phones to the Korean market. (wikipedia.org)
  • debut
  • In addition, The Summit featured the RSN debut of the Facebook Video Bootcamp and the Technology and Operations Workshop (covering best practices in Operations, 4K and HDR production, and at-home production). (sportsvideo.org)
  • 2017
  • Friday the 13th is an American horror franchise that comprises twelve slasher films, a television show, novels, comic books, video games, and tie‑in merchandise, as of 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of September 2017, Electronic Arts is the second-largest gaming company in the Americas and Europe by revenue and market capitalization after Activision Blizzard and ahead of Take-Two Interactive. (wikipedia.org)
  • film
  • 3ds Max (Autodesk), originally called 3D Studio MAX, is a comprehensive and versatile 3D application used in film, television, video games and architecture for Windows and Apple Macintosh (but only running via Parallels or other VM software). (wikipedia.org)
  • The 1984 film The Cotton Club was the first video to be encoded with Macrovision technology when it was released in 1985. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Chinese Odyssey, a two-part 1995 Hong Kong fantasy comedy film loosely based on the novel starring Stephen Chow and Athena Chu Yan. (wikipedia.org)
  • cooperative play
  • While not the first game to feature two-player cooperative play, Joust was more successful than its predecessors and popularized the concept. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following year, Donkey Kong received a sequel, Donkey Kong Jr.. The third game in the series, Donkey Kong 3, was not a platformer, but it was succeeded by Mario Bros, a platform game that offered two-player simultaneous cooperative play. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • Newcomer aimed to create a flying game with cooperative two-player gameplay, but wanted to avoid a space theme, which was popular at the time. (wikipedia.org)
  • After Pittman led a process that led to Time Warner selling a controlling interest in Six Flags to Boston Ventures in 1995, he left to join Century 21 Real Estate as CEO. (wikipedia.org)
  • RPGs rarely challenge a player's physical coordination or reaction time, with the exception of action role-playing games. (wikipedia.org)
  • Video images are frequently created to show a scene or record events occurring at a selected location over time. (google.com)
  • sensors
  • Simon previously collaborated with the DLR - the German Space Agency on the European FP7 funded EO-MINERS project to detect environmental changes from airborne and space-borne sensors. (cvent.com)
  • These sensors could be anything from video cameras to infrared detectors. (google.com)
  • several
  • The Monkey Sun (Opičák Sun), a 1984 production adapting several chapters from the novel by the Theatre Esence in Prague, Czechoslovakia. (wikipedia.org)
  • development
  • A development team was formed, which decided to create the game using Defender's hardware. (wikipedia.org)
  • LCI is credited in its assistance in the initial development of the "ThunderCats" concept and acted on behalf of Lorimar-Telepictures Corp as an exclusive wordwide licensing agent for products based on "Thundercats", an agreement that was signed between the two parties on June 15, 1984. (wikipedia.org)
  • It's been under continuous active development since 1984. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other major similarities with pen-and-paper games include developed story-telling and narrative elements, player character development, complexity, as well as replayability and immersion. (wikipedia.org)
  • enemy
  • The game features three types of enemy knights-Bounder, Hunter, and Shadow Lord-that are worth different quantities of points. (wikipedia.org)
  • While most games advance the plot when the player defeats an enemy or completes a level, role-playing games often progress the plot based on other important decisions. (wikipedia.org)
  • genre
  • The most common unifying element of games of this genre is the jump button, but now there are other alternatives like swiping a touchscreen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Games where jumping is automated completely, such as 3D games in The Legend of Zelda series, fall outside of the genre. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of 2006, the genre had become far less dominant, representing a two percentage market share as compared to fifteen percent in 1998, but is still commercially viable, with a number of games selling in the millions of units. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the player had the ability to fall, there was no ability to jump, swing, or bounce, so the game does not satisfy most modern definitions of the genre. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, it clearly influenced the genre, with gameplay centered on climbing ladders between different floors, a common element in many early platform games. (wikipedia.org)
  • players
  • The technology was subsequently extended to DVD players and other consumer electronic recording and playback devices such as digital cable and satellite set-top boxes, digital video recorders, and portable media players. (wikipedia.org)
  • Players control a central game character, or multiple game characters, usually called a party, and attain victory by completing a series of quests or reaching the conclusion of a central storyline. (wikipedia.org)
  • Players explore a game world, while solving puzzles and engaging in combat. (wikipedia.org)
  • Players of these games tend to appreciate long cutscenes more than players of faster action games. (wikipedia.org)
  • Multiplayer online role-playing games can offer an exception to this contrast by allowing human interaction among multiple players and in some cases enabling a player to perform the role of a gamemaster. (wikipedia.org)
  • service
  • In 2009, EA acquired the London-based social gaming startup Playfish, and in June 2011, EA launched Origin, an online service to sell downloadable games directly to consumers. (wikipedia.org)
  • May 1984 saw the launch of the car phone service. (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • EA also owns and operates major gaming studios, EA Tiburon in Orlando, EA Canada in Burnaby, BioWare in Edmonton as well as Montreal, and DICE in Sweden. (wikipedia.org)
  • digital
  • In 2016, Rovi acquired digital video recorder maker TiVo Inc., and renamed itself TiVo Corporation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sonic provided digital video processing, playback and distribution technologies and owned RoxioNow (formerly CinemaNow) an OTT technology provider. (wikipedia.org)
  • monitor
  • The game features amplified monaural sound and raster graphics on a 19-inch color CRT monitor. (wikipedia.org)
  • These images are frequently displayed on a video monitor wherein the image is comprised of a set of pixels. (google.com)
  • feature
  • There is also a "On The House" feature in Origin that lets you download full versions of EA games for free, it is updated regularly. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sports
  • Regional sports viewers were deeply engaged with their favorite teams in 2016, as RSNs across the country presented thousands of live-game telecasts and a plethora of original programming. (sportsvideo.org)
  • made
  • Combined with the fact that Hawkins was pioneering new game brands, this made sales growth more challenging. (wikipedia.org)
  • direct
  • In exchange, the typical role-playing video game may have storyline branches, user interfaces, and stylized cutscenes and gameplay to offer a more direct storytelling mechanism. (wikipedia.org)