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What does FPS stand for?

FPS stands for First Person Shooter (gaming)

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In these days of epic multiplayer worlds and hi-def first person shooters with accurately modelled weapon ballistics, the beat-'em-up genre can feel a little anachronistic.
When Doom hit the PlayStation console in the mid 90's that's when things changed for the entire first person shooter (FPS) genre.
NASDAQ: TTWO), today announced that BioShock, its highly anticipated and award-winning innovative first person shooter, will be released exclusively on Xbox 360[TM] video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and Games for Windows, the new brand optimized for Windows XP and Windows Vista.
2K Games' E3 2005 product lineup: Prey: Developed by Human Head Studios and produced by 3D Realms, Prey is a revolutionary first person shooter for PC and the Xbox 360.