The most common format is a Binome. Binomes are a simpler program type, but are the most common type of individual to encounter. They are rather mechanical in appearance, with two types, ones and zeroes. Binomes come from the Net.
Sprites are the second most common format to be found. They are a more complex program and have a very human appearance. Sprites also come from the Net.
Viruses are a somewhat common program format. They are not found in large numbers. Viruses are malicious programs created to cause damage within systems. Viruses come from the Net.
Code Masters are a very rare program. Not many have been encountered. They are hired mercenaries, deleting whomever they are paid to. One variety of Code Master comes from the Net, while another more dangerous variety comes from the Web.
Web Creatures are large dangerous animals. They are very common in their own realm. Web Creatures are dark, scally animals that will attack people on sight. Web Creatures only come from the Web.
Web Riders are degraded sprites that have been lost to the Web. They are darkened and have grown scales like Web Creatures. Since Web Riders are only created when sprites are lost in the Web they are only found in the Web.
The User is the only thing that does not exactly have a format. They are undefined in Cyber Space. Users are the only living thing that exists outside of the Net, Web, and Cyber Space entirely.
- During the opening credits the person doing the narration would always state their format.
- A file format is a particular way to encode information for storage in a computer file.