Type is a classification that puts an element of the Submachine series in a certain category.
The most common types exhibited on the Wiki are:
- Location - describing a subdivision of an area.
- Area - describing a major part of the subnet.
- Item - describing a thing that the player can collect and store in his/her inventory.
- Device - describing a thing that the player interacts with that cannot be picked up, usually a machine or a structure.
- Character - describes a person who plays a significat role in the series.