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Diegetic UI

Software concept

The user interface is depicted as part of the gameworld rather than some overlay of statistics on the player's screen.

38
games
12
platforms

Alternate names: Diegetic user interface, Virtual cockpit
Name variations: Diegetic HUD, Integrated HUD

The first video game about Diegetic UI was released in 1983.

Electronic Arts, Nintendo and Warner Bros. Interactive has published most of these games

Related:
* HUDless
* Dynamic HUD