Read the following passage and mark the letter A, B, C or D to indicate the correct word or phrase that best fits each of the numbered blanks.
Electronic games usually consist of software sold in the form of discs and (23)......additional equipment to be played. Video and computer games are some popular electronic games. People play video games on hardware systems designed for game playing and usually use television sets as a viewing screen. People play computer games on a personal computer and view them on the computer's monitor.
Internet games emerged with the popularity of the Internet. By (24).......online, a player can participate in (25).......kinds of game activities. In one popular category, known as massively multi placer role-playing games, thousands of people can · take part in a game at one time. Each person (26).......a different character in a detailed, imaginary' world. The Internet also provides new ways to play board games, card games and electronic games. Many websites allow players to find partners and opponents and to compete in chess, bridge, and many other traditional games. (27)......video and computer games now include an option to play them online, making it possible to play against opponents who live in other parts of the world.