Game

URL path: /games/

Description: Video Games!

Example response

{
    "id": 1234,
    "name": "Test game",
    "slug": "/games/test-game",
    "url": "https://www.igdb.com/games/test-game",
    "created_at": 1519862400000,
    "updated_at": 1519862400000
}

Fields

Name Type Mandatory Comment
id unsigned 64-bit integer +
name string +
slug string +
url string +
created_at 64-bit integer + Unix epoch (milliseconds)
updated_at 64-bit integer + Unix epoch (milliseconds)
summary text (long string) -
storyline text (long string) -
collection unsigned 64-bit integer - ID of a Collection record
franchise unsigned 64-bit integer - ID of a Franchise record
hypes integer - Number of follows a game gets before release
popularity double - A number based on traffic to that game page
rating double - Average user rating
rating_count integer - Number of user ratings
aggregated_rating double - Rating based on external critic scores
aggregated_rating_count integer - Number of external critic scores
total_rating double - Average rating based on both IGDB user and external critic scores
total_rating_count integer - Total number of user and external critic scores
game unsigned 64-bit integer - ID of a Game this game is a DLC/expansion of (expandable)
version_parent unsigned 64-bit integer - ID of a Game this game is an edition of
developers array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Company records (expandable)
publishers array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Company records (expandable)
game_engines array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Game engine records
category integer - See the Game category value reference
time_to_beat object - See the Time to beat object reference
player_perspectives array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Player perspective records
game_modes array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Game mode records
keywords array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Keyword records
themes array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Theme records
genres array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Genre records
platforms array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Platform records
first_release_date 64-bit integer - Unix epoch (milliseconds)
status integer - See the Game status value reference
release_dates array of objects - See the Release date object reference
alternative_names array of objects - See the Alternative name object reference
screenshots array of objects - See the Image object reference
videos array of objects - See the Video object reference
cover object - See the Image object reference
esrb object - See the ESRB object reference
pegi object - See the PEGI object reference
websites array of objects - See the Website object reference
tags array of unsigned 32-bit integers - An array of Tag Numbers
dlcs array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Game records (expandable)
expansions array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Game records (expandable)
standalone_expansions array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Game records (expandable)
bundles array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Game records (expandable)
games array of unsigned 64-bit integers - IDs of Game records that are similar to this game. (expandable)
external object - See the External object reference
artworks object - See the Image object reference