I have been playing games on the computer before the Internet was even popular. It all started when I found a local BBS when I first bought a computer over 20 years ago. Since then, a lot of things have changed, but raftwars2.org. I like basic games that provide hours of fun, and that is just what I found at this game site.
I especially liked Raft Wars, though other games can be played there too. One of the reasons I enjoy Raft Wars so much is because I can use just my mouse to control the game. Continue reading
One of the most popular genres of video games is the first person shooter, or FPS. These games usually involve running through some sort of area, like a military base, alien planet or other location, shooting various enemies that pop up in front of you. These games have been around for several decades, but are still quite popular. There are always new titles being published, such as “skull kid.” In this game, you run through an office building, killing everyone in your path. In earlier years, most of these games had to be installed on your computer if you wanted to play them, but now many titles can be played for free online, right in your browser.
FPS games first became popular back in the 1990s, with titles such as “Wolfenstein 3D,” in which you played an Allied soldier captured by the Nazis during World War II. Other popular titles quickly followed, including “Doom,” in which you were a soldier on Mars fighting an invasion of demonic creatures from another dimension. Now there are FPS games for many different genres, including very realistic ones set during various historical wars. Continue reading