Gaming isn’t just about entertainment and amusement. Even, gaming also benefits us in various ways, like increasing the rate of concentration, enhancing memory, and improving our multitasking skills as well.
According to a study in China, playing games just for 1 hour can affect our brain, which further gives benefits, like better focus and ability to remember more things as compared to non-gamers.
Due to these chilling results, the gaming industry has made many improvements and changes to make the experience unbelievable. Hundreds and thousands of game development company are available in the gaming world and these are divided into several categories according to their gameplay.
Some of the popular gaming categories are:
- Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO)
MMO games are played over a local area network or on the internet. These games are like having a virtual world, which is surrounded by the game’s characters and obstacles.
Players from all over the world compete against each other. These types of games are played on a very giant scale. Players interact through virtual game rooms with other players and enjoy being part of the game.
As the name speaks, this category includes many adventurous missions and tasks to be done by the player. These games generally have some back-stories, which run around the character to make the gameplay more interesting and realistic.
The player is served with many challenges to complete various levels and earn new challenges.
Action games require the player to make all his senses into work. For example, if the obstacle is another character, then the player will fight using his hand and eye coordination, and so on.
- First Person Shooter (FPS)
The player is the protagonist, and the whole game is centered along the weapon, which the player is using. Plus, this game also includes all the obstacles, enemies, bonus points, etc.
Sometimes, you want to play real-world sports, but some hindrances persist, like having no ground or place to play or anything can pull you behind. But, this is the generation, where every new day brings a new technology and brings the real-world sports into digital gaming format is one among them. Whether it is football, baseball, or cricket, it could be played as a video game without any physical need for ground and opponents.
- Board Games
Board games aren’t here for a while, they are being played for many years. These are easy to setup and give a ton of entertainment. Just buy a board game and start playing, no matter where you are. These games also hold a prominent place in the digital gaming market and they are one of the most played games.
Classical games like chess, ludo king, Sudoku, etc. can be played on computers and smartphones. Due to which, development companies come into being with smart and techno-oriented ways to make these games more engaging.
- Combat or Fighting Games
These games include a very limited number of characters. The player competes with the opponent on one challenge by fighting, until the time expires. Player’s character earns several powers, whenever it completes a level.
Sometimes, we really want to step out from that pattern or loop that we are continuously following and enjoy being free from all the burdens and chaos. Gaming is one of the best solutions to this.
So, let’s start gaming.