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Angels

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Includes anything identified as angels or similar entities; generally feathery winged human-like divine beings.

Alternate names: Cherubs, Seraphim

Darksiders (Xbox 360)
X360 2010-01-05
3D Classics: Kid Icarus (Nintendo 3DS)
3DS 2012-04-19
Darksiders (PlayStation 3)
PS3 2010-01-05
Kid Icarus (Nintendo Entertainment System)
NES 1987-07
DmC Devil May Cry (PlayStation 3)
PS3 2013-01-15
Hikari Shinwa: Parutena no Kagami (Famicom Disk System)
FDSY 1986-12-19
Kid Icarus: Uprising (Nintendo 3DS)
3DS 2012-03-22
Bayonetta (PlayStation 3)
PS3 2009-10
Phyta (Linux)
LIN 2008-05
Disciples III: Renaissance (Windows)
WIN 2009-12-11
Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked (Nintendo 3DS)
3DS 2011-08-23
Might and Magic: Heroes Kingdoms (Internet Only)
WWW 2009

The first video game about Angels was released on December 19, 1986.

Kalypso Media Digital, Nintendo and Ubisoft has published most of these games

Stereotypically angels are indistinguishable from humans except for the divine aura/halo and wings. Often depicted as unearthly fair as well. They have a habit of floating just above ground even when not flapping their wings (if they even ever flap them), making them appear extremely tall and somewhat less attached to the physical world. Personality wise angels are often kind and chivalrous/correct to a fault. Sometimes depicted as having extremist/unyielding views.

Cherubs are essentially child-like angels and Seraphim are angels with 3 pairs of wings (compare with butterflies or other insects that usually have 2 pairs).

Parent group

Legendary creatures

Most popular characters

Lucifer, Gabriel, Michael, Azrael, Raphael, Haniel, Adriel, Astanphaeus, Anael, Cassiel, Barachiel, Akatriel, Israfel, Samael, Nakir
(view all the 45 "Angels" characters)

Platforms

Windows 24
Linux 22
PS3 9
X360 5
PS2 3
Nintendo DS 3
3DS 3
Mac OS X 2
NES 2
GB 1
PS4 1
Mega Drive 1
OS/2 1
BSD 1
GameCube 1
custom 1
Switch 1
Mobile 1
PSP 1
Internet Only 1
Famicom Disk System 1
SNES 1
BeOS 1
Xbox One 1

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