T4289 Product genre type code (Electronic game)

Code valueNameDescriptionUsed in Sweden
ACTIONActionGames are characterized by game play with emphasis on combat.X
ADULTAdultGames intended for an adult audience.X
ADVENTUREAdventureGames which cast the player as the protagonist of a story, normally requiring the player to solve various puzzles by interacting with people or the environment, most often in a non-confrontational way.X
EDUCATIONALEducationalGames that attempt to teach the user using the game as a vehicle.X
FIGHTINGFightingGames where players face off against each other or against computer-controlled characters in close combat.X
MUSICMusicGames that challenge the player to follow sequences of movement or develop specific rhythms.X
OTHEROtherProduct genre that is a categorization other than the specific genres listed on this code list.X
PUZZLEPuzzleGames that require the player to solve logic puzzles or even navigate complex locations such as mazes.X
RACINGRacingGames that place the player in the driver's seat of a high-performance vehicle and require the player to race against other drivers or sometimes just time.X
ROLE_PLAYINGRole playingGames that have the player acting in the role of a specific type of "adventurer" or "adventurers" who specializes in a certain set of skills (such as combat, or casting magic spells) while moving through a linear predetermined storyline.X
SHOOTERShooterGames that emphasize shooting and armed combat.X
SIMULATIONSimulationGames that aim to simulate an experience, such as flying an aircraft, as realistically as practically possible, taking into account physics and other real-world limitations.X
SPORTSSportsGames that emulate the playing of traditional physical sports. Some emphasize actually playing the sport, while others emphasize the strategy behind the sport.X
STRATEGYStrategyGames that require careful and skilful thinking and planning in order to achieve victory.X
TRADITIONALTraditionalGames that are based on popular board games or card games.X
WRESTLINGWrestlingFighting games based on the sport of wrestling.X