Video game concept

Player is given a score on their performance. Often an integral part of gameplay, such as the main goal.


The first video game about Score was released in 1969.

Atari, Mastertronic and U.S. Gold has published most of these games

Should NOT be used for games where "score" is actually representation of game progress. As in, there's no deviation in score when players complete the game (even this is not so strict if there's optional content, that is, the game can be finished with less than "100% completion").
See also: player statistics, paid killing (in case score is also your wealth)

Parent group

Player awards

Child groups

Online ranking, Score multipliers, Score oriented, Score loss


C64 1294
ZX Spectrum 894
Amstrad CPC 875
MS-DOS 864
Amiga 619
Atari ST 492
Linux 435
Tandy Coco 339
NES 330
Windows 288
Mac OS Classic 247
Arcade 246
MSX 244
Atari 400/800 170
C16/Plus4 134
Memotech MTX 112
BBC 110
Atari 2600 99
VIC-20 95
Apple II E 86
Oric 84
Electron 66
PCE 66
Master System 66
Win3.1 63
Famicom Disk System 62
Commodore PET 59
Atom 59
Mac OS X 57
Mega Drive 57

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