Groups

 

Recap

Culture concept

More or less briefly retells what happened in previous game of the series when it is relevant to the current story. Usually to set up the premise, either as a memory refresher or to bring up to speed players who skipped the previous game.

28
games
5
platforms

Alternate names: Previously happened, Recapitulation
Name variations: recap sequence

The first video game about Recap was released on November 6, 2001.

Electronic Arts, Team17 Software and Blizzard Entertainment has published most of these games