GamesRadar - Sandbox games. Even though all the term implies is a playground environment where you can make your own fun (and there are countless examples of that sort of game), you know exactly what we mean. And no, we don't just mean GTA, although that's probably the first example that comes to mind. We actually mean the clichés that come with the territory. You might not realise it, but there are 10 clear-cut clichés that almost every example of the genre features. So let’s take a look at them and why, despite their extreme familiarity, they always raise a smile.