GAMES

Games are inherently interactive. I have only included those I stumbled on during my research. If you think I am missing some essenitial games contact me at:

Serious Games

 a game designed for a primary purpose other than pure entertainment. The "serious" adjective is generally prepended to refer to video games used by industries like defense, education, scientific exploration, health care, emergency management, city planning, engineering, and politics.

 

SERIOUS GAMES

 

Story Exploration Games (SEGs)

Games where the narrative unfolds through exploration.

 

Role Playing Games (RPG)

 game in which each participant assumes the role of a character that can interact within the game's imaginary world.

 

Mobile Games

Interactive Narratives made for the Mobile Phone Format

 

FMV Games

 video game that relies upon pre-recorded video files (rather than sprites, vectors, or 3D models) to display action in the game. 

 

Life Simulation

a diverse super-category of video games generally designed to closely simulate real world activities.

 

Interactive Fiction (IF)

Interactive fiction, often abbreviated IF, is software simulating environments in which players use text commands to control characters and influence the environment.

 

VISUAL NOVELS (VN)

Interactive genre featuring text based stories and interactivity aided by static or sprite based visuals.

 

AUGMENTed Reality GAmes (ARG)

an interactive experience of a real-world environment where the objects that reside in the real world are enhanced by virtual elements.

Location Based Games

 

type of pervasive game in which the gameplay evolves and progresses via a player's location.

Virtual Reality (VR)

 

Virtual reality (VR) is a simulated experience that can be similar to or completely different from the real world.

Other

 

Other interactive narratives that exist as games and are relevant to interactive storytelling.