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Asphyxiation

Other (objects, etc.) concept

Player has to deal with asphyxiation or limited supply of whatever substance they require for breathing (such as oxygen). Including situations that remove or supplant the breathable substance, such as drowning, vacuum, gases, etc.

167
games
35
platforms

Alternate names: Oxygen, Drowning

The first video game about Asphyxiation was released in 1983.

Electronic Arts, Deep Silver and FoxEye has published most of these games

See also: airflows (may cause asphyxiation by depleting breathable air from an area), ventilation
This covers things like drowning (liquid filling the respiratory tract preventing breathing), asphyxiant gases or other depletion of breathable air or such in the area, vacuums, and other methods. Strangling is not included unless the game specifically simulates asphyxiation for it rather than just causing damage/death.

Child group

NPC asphyxiation

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Platforms

Windows 52
Linux 22
MS-DOS 12
X360 10
ZX Spectrum 9
Mac OS X 8
PS3 8
Amstrad CPC 7
C64 6
Memotech MTX 3
Amiga 2
iOS 2
Atari ST 2
MSX 2
NES 2
Android 1
Atari 2600 1
BBC 1
Amiga AGA 1
Oric 1
C16/Plus4 1
Mac OS Classic 1
HP 48 1
VIC-20 1
Atari 400/800 1
3DO 1
PS4 1
Colour Genie 1
Electron 1
Wii 1

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