Groups

 

Open world

Video game concept

Offers an unrestricted free-roaming world for the player to play in.

597
games
52
platforms

Alternate name: Free-roaming

The first video game about Open world was released on December 1982.

Rockstar Games, Ubisoft and THQ has published most of these games

This is often mistaken to be synonymous with sandbox genre.

Non-linear games can also be open-ended but this is not a mandatory feature in them (not a defining feature at least).