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'''{{PAGENAME}}''', or shortened to '''sci-fi video games''', refers to games that take place within a science fiction setting.
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'''''Science-fiction video games''''' are video games that take place within a science-fiction setting, or have science-fiction elements to the story or game mechanics.
   
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
Science fiction is a genre of media that takes place in a setting characterized by the usage of imaginative or futuristic scientific concepts. As such, it is an incredibly broad genre, especially within video games.
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'''Science-fiction''' is a genre of fiction that takes place in any setting characterized by the usage of imaginative or futuristic scientific concepts. As such, it is an incredibly broad genre that is difficult to precisely define. However there are a number of common elements
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==Sub-genres==
 
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*Atompunk
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*Cyberpunk
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*Dieselpunk
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*Science fantasy
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*Steampunk
 
==Examples of Sci-Fi Games==
 
==Examples of Sci-Fi Games==
*[[DOOM (series)|''DOOM'' series]]
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* [[DOOM (series)|''DOOM'' series]]
*[[Halo (series)|''Halo'' series]]
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* [[Halo (series)|''Halo'' series]]
*[[Metroid (series)|''Metroid'' series]]
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* [[Metroid (series)|''Metroid'' series]]
   
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[[Category:Genres]]
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[[Category:Settings]]

Latest revision as of 22:12, 22 September 2020

Science-fiction video games
Basic Information
Type(s)
Terminology

Science-fiction video games are video games that take place within a science-fiction setting, or have science-fiction elements to the story or game mechanics.

Description[]

Science-fiction is a genre of fiction that takes place in any setting characterized by the usage of imaginative or futuristic scientific concepts. As such, it is an incredibly broad genre that is difficult to precisely define. However there are a number of common elements

Sub-genres[]

  • Atompunk
  • Cyberpunk
  • Dieselpunk
  • Science fantasy
  • Steampunk

Examples of Sci-Fi Games[]