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Action games. Wide category of games that require reflex, accuracy and agility. It includes, among other things, shooters (e.g. Call of Duty and Battlefield series) and action-adventure games (Tomb Raider). First and third person perspective (FPP/TPP) is used. In most cases we are playing as a character who has to defeat some enemies and reach a specific point. We can use a wide range of weapons, including pistols, rocket launchers, swords, knives and like. Action-adventure is a particular category within action games genre. Such titles put less emphasis on action and combat, focusing more on story, exploration and puzzles. more

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Resident Evil 4 (GCN)
Resident Evil 4 (GCN)

Action 11 January 2005

The fourth major installment of the cult series of survival horrors created by Capcom. In the game the player assumes the role of ex-cop Leon S. Kennedy, a character well known from the second entry in the franchise. As a special agent responsible for protecting the presidential family, he goes to Europe in order to find the missing daughter of the US president. The trail leads to a small village in Spain.

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Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes (GCN)
Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes (GCN)

Action 09 March 2004

The Twin Snakes is a remake of the sneakdown game TPP Metal Gear Solid, originally released for PlayStation in 1998. We play the role of a retired commander, who has to filter the terrorist-controlled base in Alaska alone. In addition to improved graphics, the design of the rooms has also been changed, adding, among other things, more places to hide.

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (GCN)
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (GCN)

Action 14 November 2002

The second installment of the video game series following the adventures of Harry Potter based on the books written by J.K. Rowling. Young wizard, who is about to start his second year at Hogwarts, is bound to encounter new challenges.

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (GCN)
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (GCN)

Action 09 December 2003

The first adventure game based on the best-selling novel written by J.K. Rowling about a young wizard – Harry Potter. The main protagonist is trying to develop his magical potential in Hogwarts, School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

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Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast (GCN)
Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast (GCN)

Action 18 November 2002

Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast is the third part of Raven Software's series of first person shootouts set in the world of Star Wars. The player once again takes on the role of Kyle Qatar. This time, the Jedi Knight has to face the mighty Dark Jedi, who is working on power limiting technology in the Galaxy.

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Tomb Raider: Legend (GCN)
Tomb Raider: Legend (GCN)

Action 14 November 2006

The seventh major installment of the Tomb Raider series. As the previous parts of the game were not received very well, a new studio – Crystal Dynamics, with Toby Gard, the creator of the original series, in its ranks – was entrusted with the game. Setting-wise, the title goes back to its roots, which means exploring ancient tombs and catacombs. During the gameplay you will visit a number of exotic locations, including Himalayas, Bolivia, Peru, Japan, Ghana, Malaysia, England, and Kazakhstan.

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Ultimate Spider-Man (GCN)
Ultimate Spider-Man (GCN)

Action 22 September 2005

Another entry in a video game series, developed by Activision, aimed at fans of Spider-Man. Unlike the previous two games, Ultimate Spider-Man is not based on the movie series directed by Sam Raimi. Instead, the game is based entirely on the comic book under the same name, which is a modernized version of Peter Parker's early years as a superhero.

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Conflict: Desert Storm (GCN)
Conflict: Desert Storm (GCN)

Action 17 April 2003

Tactical action game that takes us in the realities of the military operation Desert Storm, during the war in the Persian Gulf. The commando unit must oppose the Iraqi elite army.

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Medal of Honor: European Assault (GCN)
Medal of Honor: European Assault (GCN)

Action 07 June 2005

Another console installment of the series of World War II first-person shooters developed by Electronic Arts. After a short trip to the Pacific this time the series goes back to European countries. The player assumes the role of Lieutenant William Holt, a commander who, together with his new squad, is selected to complete many secret special missions. He and his team can impact the outcome of four great battles that took place in France, North Africa, Stalingrad and in Ardennes.

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True Crime: New York City (GCN)
True Crime: New York City (GCN)

Action 15 November 2005

Continuation of the famous action game from 2003. We play the role of a black policeman Marcus and set off on the streets of the title "The Great Apple". The player can perform tasks related to the main thread or numerous additional missions.

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Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon (GCN)
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon (GCN)

Action 11 February 2003

Another tactical action game promoted by Tom Clancy's name. This time its heroes are members of the elite unit of soldiers "The Ghosts", who can be found everywhere where there is armed conflict.

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Luigi's Mansion (GCN)
Luigi's Mansion (GCN)

Action 03 May 2001

An action adventure game that allows you to take on the role of Luigi - in search of his missing brother, the hero ends up in a haunted mansion. Playing Luigi's Mansion is about exploring and eliminating ghosts with a flashlight and a modified vacuum cleaner, the Poltergusta 3000.

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Call of Duty 2: Big Red One (GCN)
Call of Duty 2: Big Red One (GCN)

Action 01 November 2005

An alternative version of Call of Duty 2 - a first-person shooter developed by Treyarch for PC and Xbox 360. Big Red One was created exclusively for the PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube consoles. Similar to the original Call of Duty 2, the story here is set during the Second World War, but focuses only on the actions of a single American infantry unit. The player assumes the role of the squad leader, who coordinates the actions of his subordinates.

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BloodRayne (GCN)
BloodRayne (GCN)

Action 15 October 2002

TPP action game about the adventures of the title character - a sexy agent and a half-vampire. The production takes place in an alternative version of history just after the end of the First World War. Rayne's task is to stop the Nazis who intend to use an ancient power to return to power. Extremely brutal gameplay consists of numerous battles and platform scenes.

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Hitman 2: Silent Assassin (GCN)
Hitman 2: Silent Assassin (GCN)

Action 19 June 2003

The sequel to Io-Interactive's well-received stealth action game from 2000. The game’s story starts in a Sicilian monastery, where the protagonist of the first game, Agent 47, tries to forget about his former deeds by seeking atonement in peaceful life and prayer. Unfortunately, he is soon tracked down by the Russian mafia and forced to get back to work. He quickly learns that he is being manipulated and eventually becomes a target himself, hunted by highly-trained ex-Spetsnaz operatives.

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Avatar: The Last Airbender (GCN)
Avatar: The Last Airbender (GCN)

Action 10 October 2006

Avatar: The Last Airbender is an action game with elements of the genre cRPG, based on a popular animated series broadcast by the children's TV channel Nickelodeon. The protagonist is Aang, a boy suspected of being the incarnation of the Spirit of the planet. Together with three friends (Qatar, Sokka and Haru) he sets off on an expedition to restore the balance of the world.

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Enter the Matrix (GCN)
Enter the Matrix (GCN)

Action 14 May 2003

An action adventure game set in the realities known from the legendary film Matrix, and what is more, based on a script written especially for it by the Wachowski brothers, Matrix filmmakers.

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (GCN)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (GCN)

Action 08 November 2002

Lord of the Rings: Two Towers is a spectacular third person perspective action game (TPP) based on Peter Jackson's "Lord of the Rings: Two Towers". Guided by Aragorn, Legolas or Gimlie, the player has to fight against the hosts of servants Saruman and Sauron. The work of Stormfront development studio is considered to be one of the best adaptations of a film in the history of the video games industry.

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Hunter: The Reckoning (GCN)
Hunter: The Reckoning (GCN)

Action 18 November 2002

A brutal and very spectacular action game in which we fight with the forces of darkness. Several different levels to overcome. The game also has multiplayer modes for up to 4 people.

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Star Wars: Rogue Squadron III: Rebel Strike (GCN)
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron III: Rebel Strike (GCN)

Action 21 October 2003

You don't have to be a Star War fan to enjoy playing Rebel Strike. And if you're one, there's a good chance that you'll lose the rest.

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James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing (GCN)
James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing (GCN)

Action 17 February 2004

James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing is an EA Redwood Shores studio-produced dynamic third person perspective action game (TPP). The title character, the famous MI-5 agent, tries to reclaim the stolen technology, which found its way into the hands of dangerous subversionists from Eastern Europe. The game combines elements of shooting and spectacular chases with the use of various vehicles.

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Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door (GCN)
Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door (GCN)

Action 11 October 2004

Paper Mario 2 is a continuation of the adventures of the famous plumber. Again, we are faced with the task of saving the princess from the hands of the evil Koopa. Sequel has quite strong cRPG accents and numerous riddles and arcade elements.

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Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (GCN)
Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (GCN)

Action 10 November 2004

A computer game based on the very popular series of books for children "A Series of Unfortunate Events", as well as a film adaptation of the first three parts of the cycle (The Bad Beginning; The Reptile Room; The Wide Window).

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Batman Begins (GCN)
Batman Begins (GCN)

Action 14 June 2005

Batman Begins is an action game developed by Eurocom, telling the story of Bruce Wayne's first period as Batman. Of course, the scenario of the game was developed on the basis of the plot of the film, which under the same title went to cinemas in June 2005.

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (GCN)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (GCN)

Action 08 November 2005

Another virtual adaptation based on a book belonging to the series written by J.K. Rowling. The series revolves around the adventures of Harry Potter and his two friends: Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley.

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