By Chloe Onuoha
An online game is a type of game that can be played over some form of computer network.
- Online games can be single-players or multi-player.
- A multiplayer online game is a multiplayer video game which can be played via a game server over the internet, with other players around the world.
- Popular online games are commonly bound by an End User License Agreement (EULA).
- The rising popularity of Flash and Java led to an Internet revolution where websites could utilize streaming video, audio, and a whole new set of user interactivity.
- An advantage of online games is that a great percentage of games don’t require payment.
Popular Online Games
- World of Warcraft
- Free Realms