Statistics per genre

During the 80's and 90's video games could be classified into certain genres, some of which are almost extinct. Here are Abandonware DOS statistics based on game genre.

action
action - beat 'em up
12
action - fighting game
10
action - first-person shooter
32
action - maze
15
action - other action games
22
action - pinball
7
action - platform
87
action - run and gun
17
action - shoot 'em up
23
action - third-person shooter
6
total:
231
adventure
adventure - action adventure
22
adventure - adventure-RPG
14
adventure - graphic, text input
18
adventure - interactive fiction
65
adventure - other adventures
14
adventure - point & click
94
adventure - visual novel
5
total:
232
application
application - emulation
2
application - games-related
4
application - interpreters
2
application - system, etc.
9
total:
17
arcade
arcade - Asteroids variants
4
arcade - Boulder Dash variants
3
arcade - Breakout / Arkanoid variants
6
arcade - Defender variants
3
arcade - Donkey Kong variants
5
arcade - Pac-Man variants
7
arcade - Pong variants
4
arcade - Q*Bert variants
2
arcade - Qix variants
6
arcade - Space Invaders variants
7
arcade - arcade compilation
3
arcade - other arcades
25
total:
75
puzzle
puzzle - action puzzle
11
puzzle - falling blocks
11
puzzle - multiple character control
10
puzzle - other puzzle games
7
puzzle - puzzle compilation
8
puzzle - sokoban
3
puzzle - tile-matching
16
puzzle - word game / trivia
7
total:
73
racing
racing - arcade racer
20
racing - futuristic racing
2
racing - racing simulator
17
racing - vehicular combat
9
total:
48
rpg
rpg - JRPG
8
rpg - action RPG
6
rpg - first person perspective
52
rpg - isometric perspective
6
rpg - other RPGs
5
rpg - roguelike
12
rpg - top-down perspective
49
total:
138
simulation
simulation - business simulation
25
simulation - city building
8
simulation - god game
9
simulation - life / social simulation
9
simulation - other sims
11
simulation - political simulation
6
total:
68
sports
sports - american football
3
sports - baseball
4
sports - basketball
7
sports - boxing
5
sports - golf
9
sports - hockey
3
sports - olympic sports
6
sports - other sports
12
sports - pool / snooker
4
sports - soccer
12
sports - unconventional sports
8
total:
73
strategy
strategy - 4x
14
strategy - action strategy
9
strategy - artillery
2
strategy - card games
13
strategy - chess
13
strategy - other strategy games
7
strategy - real-time strategy
15
strategy - turn-based strategy
33
strategy - turn-based tactics
11
strategy - wargame
19
total:
136
vehicle simulation
vehicle simulation - civilian flight
6
vehicle simulation - combat flight
27
vehicle simulation - naval, submarine
9
vehicle simulation - space sim
15
vehicle simulation - tank, mech
7
total:
64
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