Glossary

League of Legends

League of Legends

Release date: 2009 (10/26/2009)

Genres: Action, Arena, Combat, Multiplayer, Online

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX

Publishers: Riot Games

League of Legends (abbreviated LoL or League) is a 2009 multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and published by Riot Games for Microsoft Windows and macOS. Originally inspired by Defense of the Ancients, the game has followed a freemium model since its release on October 27, 2009. League of Legends is often cited as the world's largest esport, with an international competitive scene. The 2019 League of Legends World Championship had over 100 million unique viewers, peaking at a con…

Legend of Grimrock

Legend of Grimrock

Release date: 2012

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX, Apple IOS

Publishers: Almost Human

Legend of Grimrock is an action role-playing game video game developed and published by Almost Human. The title is a 3D grid-based, real-time dungeon crawler based on the 1987 game Dungeon Master. It was originally released for Microsoft Windows in April 2012, and later ported for OS X and Linux in December 2012 and iOS in May 2015.Legend of Grimrock was the debut game of Almost Human, a four-man Finnish indie development team formed in February 2011, which self-financed the title's development.…

Lifeless Planet

Lifeless Planet

Release date: 2014

Genres: Platform, Puzzle

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, Linux, Apple OSX, XBox One

Publishers: Serenity Forge, |Stage 2 Studios

Lifeless Planet is a 2014 puzzle platformer video game developed by independent American company Stage 2 Studios and published by Serenity Forge. The game was released on June 6, 2014 for Microsoft Windows and on June 23, 2014 for OS X, and has been ported to the Xbox One on May 13, 2015, Linux on March 25, 2016 and to the PlayStation 4 on July 19, 2016. Lifeless Planet was in development since 2011 and is primarily the product of the one developer, David Board.

Lords of Xulima

Lords of Xulima

Release date:

Genres: Adventure, Role-playing, Strategy, Turn-based

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX

Publishers: Numantian Games

Lords of Xulima is a 2014 role-playing video game developed by Numantian Games, released on Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. It is the first title released by Numantian Games, an indie game development studio based in Madrid, Spain. After a successful Kickstarter campaign, Lords of Xulima initially released on Steam for Windows, followed by Mac and Linux.

Long Gone Days

Long Gone Days

Release date: 2018

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX

Publishers:

Long Gone Days is a dystopian role-playing video game for Windows, OSX and Linux, being developed by BURA. The original demo was written, developed, and illustrated by Camila Gormaz. It features the first hour of the story, and was released for Windows and OSX on May 13, 2016. The game was released on March 28, 2018.In Long Gone Days, the player controls Rourke, a soldier from an underground unrecognized country named "The Core", after he's deployed to a mission in Kaliningrad, Russia. After dis…

Lego Minifigures Online

Lego Minifigures Online

Release date: 2015

Genres: Multiplayer, Online

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Funcom

Lego Minifigures Online was a massively multiplayer online game developed and published by Funcom, which was released on 29 June 2015. The game was based on the Lego Minifigures theme, allowing the player to unlock, and to play, as various characters from the theme, while also incorporating elements from classic Lego themes, such as castle, and space, and also involving new themes, like mythology. In addition to unlocking new minifigures through normal gameplay, the player was able to unlock min…

Litil Divil

Litil Divil

Release date: 1993

Genres: Action

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Microsoft Dos, Apple OSX

Publishers:

Litil Divil is a video game released by Gremlin Graphics Software in 1993. The game stars Mutt, a dog-like devil in the Underworld whose goal is to obtain the "Mystical Pizza of Plenty" from the Labyrinth of Chaos. Litil Divil's release was delayed several times, and the game was initially advertised in magazines under the name Little Divil.

Lego Universe

Lego Universe

Release date: 2010

Genres: Multiplayer, Online

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX

Publishers: The Lego Group

Lego Universe was a massively multiplayer online game that was available from October 2010 to January 2012. The game was developed by NetDevil and released on October 26, 2010, with an early opening (October 8, 2010) for the to-be Lego "Founders", which consisted of users who pre-ordered the game. It was globally distributed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Its release was delayed from original estimates of 2009, Teasers were released by Lego in 2007 and late November 2008 to promote t…

Lethal League

Lethal League

Release date: 2014

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX, XBox One

Publishers: Team Reptile

Lethal League is an indie fighting video game developed by Dutch developer Team Reptile. It was released worldwide on Steam on 27 August 2014, with PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions released in May 2017. A sequel, Lethal League Blaze, was released on Steam in October 2018.

Lego Legends of Chima Online

Release date: 2013

Genres: Multiplayer, Online, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, Apple IOS

Publishers: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Lego Legends of Chima Online was a massively multiplayer online role-playing video game based on the Lego Legends of Chima toy line, developed by WB Games Montréal, and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment; the game was released for Microsoft Windows and OS X on 11 October 2013, and for iOS on 10 March 2014. An Android version of the game was announced, but never released. The game was closed on 1 June 2015, due to a lack of updates causing the game to not generate enough revenue.

Lumino City

Lumino City

Release date: 2014

Genres: Adventure, Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, Apple IOS

Publishers: State of Play Games

Lumino City is a puzzle adventure video game developed and published by State of Play Games. The game was released for OS X and Windows in December 2014, and for iOS in October 2015. It is a sequel to Lume.

Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded

Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded

Release date: 2013

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Replay GamesCodemasters

Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded is a point-and-click adventure game released on June 27, 2013 by N-Fusion Interactive, Intermarum and Replay Games working with series creator Al Lowe and intellectual property holder Codemasters. The game is available for Microsoft Windows via Steam and GOG, OS X, Linux, Android and iOS. It is an enhanced remake of the 1987 Sierra On-Line adventure game Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards. It is the second remake of this game, following the 1991 rem…

Law & Order: Legacies

Law & Order: Legacies

Release date: 2011

Genres: Adventure, Music

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, Apple IOS

Publishers: Telltale Games

Law & Order: Legacies is an episodic graphic adventure based on the Law & Order franchise. It was developed by Telltale Games and was originally announced as Law & Order: Los Angeles, but it was changed to include fan favorite characters from the entire run of the Law & Order franchise. Among them are Rey Curtis, Lennie Briscoe, Anita Van Buren, Abbie Carmichael, Jack McCoy, Mike Logan, Michael Cutter, and Adam Schiff from Law & Order, and Olivia Benson from Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.It …

Logical Journey of the Zoombinis

Logical Journey of the Zoombinis

Release date: 1996

Genres: Educational, Puzzle

Platforms: Apple OSX

Publishers: Broderbund, The Learning Company

Logical Journey of the Zoombinis (also known as Zoombinis Logical Journey in the remake) is an educational puzzle video game developed and published by Broderbund for the original and The Learning Company for the remake. It is the first game in the Zoombinis video game series.

Lakeview Cabin Collection

Lakeview Cabin Collection

Release date: 2015

Genres: Horror, Survival

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX

Publishers: Roope Tamminen

Lakeview Cabin Collection is a survival horror video game developed and published by Roope Tamminen. It is the sequel to his free flash game Lakeview Cabin, which released on 21 October 2013. In 2014, Tamminen announced that he was seeking to have the game released through Steam Greenlight and on 25 March 2015, Tamminen released the Lakeview Cabin Collection to Steam, Humble Bundle, and itch.io.

Legend of Dungeon

Legend of Dungeon

Release date: 2013

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX

Publishers:

Legend of Dungeon is an indie roguelike action role-playing video game by Robot Loves Kitty for Microsoft Windows, OS X and Linux. The goal of the game is for players to fight through 26 monster filled levels, grab the treasure, then make it back through all 26 levels without dying. Legend of Dungeon also features a unique artstyle and atmosphere by blending pixelated characters in a 3D world as well as having both a dynamic shadow and music system.

Legend of Kay

Legend of Kay

Release date: 2005

Genres: Action, Adventure, Platform

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 2, XBox 360, Apple OSX, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 3, Wii U

Publishers:

Legend of Kay is a video game for the PlayStation 2 by German developer Neon Studios about a young warrior who tries to save his once-peaceful island from the gorillas and rats who have conquered it. The game received positive reviews to the point a version of this game was developed for the Nintendo DS by Firehazard Studio. It was released on May 28, 2010 in Europe, in North America on June 14, and in Australia on August 26.There were also PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions of the game release…

Legend of Grimrock II

Legend of Grimrock II

Release date: 2014

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX

Publishers: Almost Human

Legend of Grimrock II is an action role-playing video game developed and published by Almost Human. It is the sequel to the 2012 title Legend of Grimrock, and was released for Microsoft Windows in October 2014, and later for OS X in March 2015.

Luftrausers

Luftrausers

Release date: 2014

Genres: Arcade, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX, PlayStation 3, PS Vita, Android

Publishers: Devolver Digital

Luftrausers is a shoot 'em up video game developed by Netherlands-based indie developer studio Vlambeer and published by Devolver Digital for Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. It was released on March 18, 2014 and ported to Android by General Arcade on December 20, 2014. A demake of the game, titled LuftrauserZ, was developed by Paul Koller for Commodore 64, Commodore 128 and Commodore 64 Games System, and released by RGCD and Vlambeer on December 8, 2017.

Lovely Planet

Lovely Planet

Release date: 2014

Genres: First-person, Platform, Shooter

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Linux, Apple OSX, Wii U, XBox One

Publishers: tinyBuild

Lovely Planet is a first-person shooter platform video game developed by Indian indie developer Quicktequila and published by tinyBuild. It was released for Microsoft Windows, OS X and Linux in July 2014, and later for Xbox One in January 2016, and the PlayStation 4 and Wii U in April 2016.The game received mixed reviews from critics, with praise given its visuals and soundtrack, but criticism for its presentation and level of difficulty.