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Prologue

Culture concept

Initial portion of the overall story that mostly introduces the primary character(s) and the setting to the player but does little if anything for the actual story. Also possibly to make whatever starts the actual story seem more dramatic.

90
games
12
platforms

The first video game about Prologue was released on September 1997.

Ubisoft, Bethesda Softworks and Cellar Door Games has published most of these games

Commonly this is a segment of the story that is very different to the rest, such as devoid of any action/shooting in shooters, lack of knowledge of some Big Problem you'll later start solving, and so forth. Generally the lead-up to the Problem.