What is an Action RPG?

What are action rpgs?

Action RPGs give the player realtime control over game characters, usually this is most noticeable in regards to movement and combat. The term action rpg gets used more often when speaking about console games. On the PC, action RPGs overlap with the older category of hack and slash games.

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Designing a Realtime Combat System

Realtime combat for RPGs.

Combat in action RPGs seems simple; avoid enemys attacks while dishing out your own but even a simple system is made up of many design decisions! In this article I'll cover the most important decisions you need to make when designing combat. I don't see many people talking ...

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