First Person Shooter

First-person shooter (FPS) is a video game genre centered on gun and projectile weapon-based combat through a first-person perspective; that is, the player experiences the action through the eyes of the protagonist, and in some cases, the antagonist. The first-person shooter shares common traits with other shooter games, which in turn fall under the heading action game. From the genre's inception, advanced 3D or pseudo-3D graphics have challenged hardware development, and multiplayer gaming has been integral.The first-person shooter has since been traced as far back as Maze War, development of which began in 1973, and 1974's Spasim.
Posts about First Person Shooter
  • Hands on with Block N Load, Jagex’s New Multiplayer Shooter

    … So yesterday Jagex finally unveiled Block N Load to the world, a brand new multiplayer shooter with an intense crafting focus as well as explosive first person shooter action, it’s a game that seems to combine so many different elements from so many different games, that it’s insanely complex but at the same time super fun. n3rdabl3…

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  • Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare Complete Walkthrough With Trophy Guide

    … Gaming news… actual gaming news and enthusiast content seems to be a rarity these days on this site, anyway. Well, as the pot stirs some ugly stew under the lid regarding corruption in games journalism, we can use the moments of calm to dabble in actual gaming news and media. So with that said, here’s a complete walkthrough of Call of Duty…

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  • Halo One: Silent Cartographer Intro from Beta to MCC

    …: Master Chief Collection). Halo: Master Chief Collection (MCC) will arrive for the XBox One on November 11, 2014. Though this high definition collection will allow folks to replay the first game for the third time, audiences sometimes question if the developers have changed anything at all in each remake. To see enhance resolution and audio…

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  • Third Edition of Shooter-Breaking GAMEJAM 7DFPS Announced

    …The 7 Day First Person Shooter challenge (7DFPS) returns November 8-15, reloading everyone’s favorite genre with its yearly dose of innovation! For the third time ever, hundreds of participants from around the world will take a shot at making their very own first person shooter. Previous editions have resulted in unique and innovative games…

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  • Interstellar Marines: NeuroGen Co-op Mission Released

    Ticorah, Koro, and fellow SWGEmu player Skobak tackle Interstellar Marines' first co-op mission, The NeuroGen Incident. If you enjoy this, keep your eyes open for the extended version of this video. For a shot at a 25%-off coupon for ISM, join my Steam Group and check the Discussions page for the thread! ********************* ...

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  • Bedlam, Classic FPS Adventure Game Lands On Steam’s Early Access

    … A new first-person shooter from RedBedlam and KISS ltd has launched on Steam’s Early Access. The game is a throwback to classic first-person shooter titles by throwing players into a world where they venture throughout the history of video games; battling in classic Pac-Man style mazes to killing zombie Nazis, the game throws everything…

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  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Leads USA Pre-Orders

    … According to vgchartz.com,the Xbox One version of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare sits atop the United States pre-order chart over 20 and more titles. With less than eight weeks before the international launch date, the current-gen version of Activision and Sledgehammer Games’ first-person shooter dominates with an estimated (not including digital…

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  • Watch the Celebrity Deathmatch in Evolve Gameplay

    … GameSocietyPimps uploaded an amusing video that showcases Morgan Freeman, Christopher Walken, Jerry Seinfeld, Ted Nugent and Arnold Schwarzenegger participating in a deathmatch in Evolve; this first-person shooter has a contains four hunters who are tracking the ferocious beast. Although these celebrities did not actually play this game together…

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  • Orion: Prelude Devs Support #GamerGate, Gives Out 1,000 Free Steam Codes

    …, the first-person, co-op dino hunting game, Prassel makes it known that the media, the press and industry serves the gamer; without the gamer you’ve got nothing… “But who is even better than these guys? The actual gamer. The gamer has to do a sacrificial act, a financial investment / risk. They have much more to lose than a company or press element…

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  • Jesper Kyd Scores Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

    … music for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. More details soon!” Well that’s a comforting thought. Kyd has been attached to some of the most well-recognized franchises, brands and media entertainment properties for years. You might have recognized some of his tunes from the first few Assassin’s Creed titles, followed intently to the melodies from…

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