Numerous games were released in 2013, including new installments for well-received franchises, such as Ace Attorney, Army of Two, Assassin's Creed, Batman: Arkham, Battlefield, Bio Shock, Call of Duty, Crysis, Dead Rising, Dead Space, Devil May Cry, Final Fantasy, Fire Emblem, Forza Motorsport, God of War, Gears of War, Gran Turismo, Grand Theft Auto, Killer Instinct, Killzone, Lost Planet, Mario Party, Metro, Need for Speed, Pokémon, Rayman, Saints Row, Shantae, Sim City, Sly Cooper, Sonic The Hedgehog, Star Craft, Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda, Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell, Tomb Raider, Total War and Zoo Tycoon.In addition, it saw the release of many new intellectual properties, such as Beyond: Two Souls, Papers, Please, Tearaway, The Wonderful 101 and The Last of Us.Actual retail game case covers the banner are flipped vertically.Game cases for games dedicated exclusively to New Nintendo 3DS (such as Xenoblade Chronicles 3D) feature a different template layout.Erotic games made the PC-8801 popular, but customers quickly became tired of paying 8800 yen () for such simple games.
Certainly as long as computers have had any kind of graphic capabilities.
Early eroge usually had simple stories, some even involving anal, which often led to widespread condemnation from the Japanese media.
In some of the early erotic games, the erotic content is meaningfully integrated into a thoughtful and mature storytelling, though others often used it as a flimsy excuse for pornography.
The international white Nintendo 3DS banner used on current and upcoming retail game covers (top).
In Japan, the banner is black for Nintendo 3DS games rated by CERO as C or higher (bottom).