Video Game And Video Games

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CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the Study Involving human interaction with a user interface,a video game is an electronic game which generates visual feedback on a video device such as a TV screen or computer monitor. The word video in video games traditionally referred to a raster display gadget, but it now indicates any type of display gadget that can form two or three-dimensional images. In allowing a video game to operate,platform refers to the specific combination of electronic components or computer hardware which, in conjunction with software.Platforms are known as the electronic systems used to play video games; examples of these are personal computers and video game consoles. These platforms range from large mainframe computers to small handheld computing devices. Specialized video games such asarcade games,in the 1980s, have slowly decreased in use because the widespread availability of home video game devices (for example,PlayStation 4 and Xbox One) and on desktop, laptop computers and smartphones. Unlike PCs,a "console game" is played on a specialized electronic device that connects to a common television set or composite video monitor.A console is a dedicated platform, which is manufactured by a specific company. Normally, it runs only games developed for it, or games from other platform made by the same company, but never its direct competitor, even if the same game is available on different platforms. It often comes with a specific game controller.

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