Video games are not just purely about entertainment and fun only, which adults or parents claim as negative influence to their kids. If you look towards the positive sides, there are certain games that can help you develop your personality. These kinds of games may stimulate your inner character development e.g. how you will act on a certain situation and what to decide on particular instance. This game is known as RPG or Role-Playing Game.
RPG Games is a type of game where you assume the roles of a character and produce stories. You have the freedom to improvise your characters and what its destiny would be as long as it is within the game’s rules and regulation. The characters you select or create will shape the direction as well as the outcome of the game. Therefore, it is advisable, to select a games that have a good characters in it prior to purchase. You will be the one to determine the actions of your character/s based on its own personality, and the success or failure of such actions will depend on the system of rules and regulations of the game.
This game is more into collaboration and interaction type of gaming than competition gaming type. Typically, an RPG objective is to unite you and other player into a team (which known as party). Playing in group, you share the blessing of each success that you will achieve as you play the game.
The game system used is roughly similar to the game engine (the core software component) of a video game, which take several forms such as:-
oGame systems that depict a particular genre or style of play (such as Dungeons and Dragons).
oSystems that are not genre-specific yet come bundled with a particular campaign setting (such as the RuneQuest).
All RPG game systems require the participation of a Game Master who will create the game environment and act as an intermediary between the players. The Game Master will field a story goal for the players to fulfill through the actions of their in-game characters. It involves interaction with NPCs (non-player characters), other occupants of the game world (which is commonly played by the Game Master), puzzle-solving, combats, and negotiations.
Role Playing Games can be your platform in developing your personality, through this kind of value added entertainment. You should learn the game system so that you can achieve your goals successfully and full of glory in a role-playing game.