Cookie Clicker is an incremental game created by Julien “Orteil” Thiennont in 2013 and has been considered to have a significant role in the rise of the “idle” games genre. The gameplay of Cookie Clicker revolves around clicking on a large cookie and earning a single cookie per click. Cookies are in turn used as a currency in games with which you can buy upgrades, cursors, grandmas, farms, mines, factories, and many other assets. Cookie clicker has an active player community as well as regular updates. It can be played in the browser, on Android platforms, and on Windows Operating System.