14 Commonly Used Game Mechanics and the Games That Popularized Them

Twinfinite reviews the origin of popular video game mechanics we take completely for granted.

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Kramerica13179d ago

Something about imitation and flattery.

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Yukes179d ago

Interesting how there's a mix of seminal games like the Zelda games and Deus Ex, and more obscure ones like Winback Covert Ops, which gave us... cover shooting. Grr.

Relientk77179d ago

Thank you Super Mario 64 for the 3D camera and The Legend of Zelda a Link to the Past for fast travel

FTLmaster179d ago

Pretty cool history lesson - nice

zcmilano179d ago

So many innovations are thanks to Nintendo.

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