An electronic game involving the interaction with a user interface for generating visual feedback on a video device is called a video game. The electronic systems used for playing video games are termed as platforms and include personal computers and video game consoles. A range of platforms can be used that range from large mainframe computers to small handheld devices.
Based on certain factors such as method of game play, art style, type of foals and others, video games can be categorized into genres. Many complex and life-like games have come into existence with advanced technology and production values. This increased the introduction and enhancement of new genres possibilities. The boundaries for an existing video gaming have also been extended with new technology applications. Core games, casual games, serious games, and educational games are some of the classes of video games.
Video game development is done by video game developers including programmers and graphic designers. Sound designers, musicians and other technicians are also involved in the process of video game development.
Different softwares are used for creating video games,versatile games, fighting games and role play games. Many softwares are also available at various websites which can be downloaded and used easily. Software for online multiplayer video games in 2D and 3D are also available. Some of the examples of software for the games are Mugen, Fighter Maker, and RPG Maker.