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This template determines how combination genres like FPS are used to take the place of 'Shooter' genre whilst also tagging the article with the First-person and Shooter categories.

Category Definition Examples Notes
ARPG Role-playing games with more focus on real-time action elements, such as combat and exploration, than most role-playing games. MobyGames
FPS First-person shooter (FPS) are action shooting games from the first person perspective. Combination of First-person and Shooter categories.
RTS Real-time strategy (RTS) games focus control of a real-time battlefield with multiple units, and often (but not always) features resource gathering and base building. Combination of Real-time and Strategy categories
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TBS Turn-based strategy (TBS) is a sub-genre of strategy video games in which the game progresses incrementally in turns. Combination of Turn-based and Strategy categories.
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Tactical RPG Tactical RPGs are Role Playing games with a focus on tactical combat. In Japanese-style Tactical RPGs these are usually denoted with the term “Tactics”. These types of games usually feature more combat options than other RPGS, such as party combat with character positioning and more varied attack effects other than just damage. Combination of Strategy and RPG.
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