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  1. Action-adventure game

    The action-adventure genre is a video game hybrid genre that combines core elements from both the action game and adventure game genres. Typically, pure adventure games have situational problems for the player to solve to complete a storyline, involving very little to no action. If there is action, it is generally confined to isolated instances. Pure action games have gameplay based on real-time interactions that challenges the player's reflexes and eye–hand coordination. Action-adventure games combine these genres by engaging both reflexes and eye–hand coordination and problem-solving skills.


  1. Action-adventure game

    An action-adventure game can be defined as a game with a mix of elements from an action game and an adventure game, especially crucial elements like puzzles.  Action-adventures require many of the same physical skills as action games, but also offer a storyline, numerous characters, an inventory system, dialog, and other features of adventure games.  They are faster-paced than pure adventure games, because they include both physical and conceptual challenges.  Action-adventure games normally include a combination of a series complex story elements made into an audio-visual display for players that is heavily reliant upon the player character's movement which affects the flow of the game.  Some examples of action-adventure games include the The Legend of Zelda, and Tomb Raider series.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of action-adventure game in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of action-adventure game in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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