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
19
action - pinball
7
action - platform
91
action - run and gun
12
action - shoot 'em up
24
action - third-person shooter
6
total:
228
adventure
adventure - action adventure
21
adventure - graphic, text input
18
adventure - interactive fiction
66
adventure - other adventures
15
adventure - point & click
98
adventure - visual novel
5
total:
223
application
application - emulation
2
application - interpreters
2
application - other apps
6
application - system
7
total:
17
arcade
arcade - Asteroids variants
4
arcade - Boulder Dash variants
3
arcade - Breakout / Arkanoid variants
6
arcade - Donkey Kong variants
5
arcade - Pac-Man variants
7
arcade - Pong variants
4
arcade - Qix variants
5
arcade - Space Invaders variants
7
arcade - other arcades
34
total:
75
puzzle
puzzle - action puzzle
9
puzzle - falling blocks
11
puzzle - multiple character control
10
puzzle - multiple puzzle types
8
puzzle - other puzzle games
7
puzzle - sokoban
3
puzzle - tile-matching
16
puzzle - word game / trivia
7
total:
71
racing
racing - arcade racer
19
racing - futuristic racing
2
racing - racing simulator
17
racing - vehicular combat
8
total:
46
rpg
rpg - JRPG
8
rpg - action RPG
7
rpg - first person perspective
54
rpg - isometric perspective
6
rpg - other RPGs
5
rpg - roguelike
10
rpg - top-down perspective
48
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
8
strategy - artillery
2
strategy - card games
13
strategy - chess
13
strategy - other strategy games
7
strategy - real-time strategy
14
strategy - turn-based strategy
32
strategy - turn-based tactics
11
strategy - wargame
19
total:
133
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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