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first-person shooter

A type of video game in which players shoot a gun or rocket at an ever-changing scene of "bad guys." Introduced in 1993, DOOM popularized the first-person shooter game with its 3D graphics. First-person shooter games may be designed for single players or multiple players. Contrast with real-time strategy.
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According to Tomaskiewicz, "Cyberpunk 2077" is primarily an RPG game with first-person shooter mechanics added into the mix.
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Good first-person shooters carry you along from one set-piece to another while keeping your pulse racing.