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Burrowers

Creatures theme

Includes animals, plants or machines that burrow underground or into any semi-solid substance where the player can't follow and occasionally rises to attack.

104
games
27
platforms

The first video game about Burrowers was released on November 21, 1991.

Nintendo, Blizzard Entertainment and THQ has published most of these games

Related:
* Worms
* Giant worms

Similar:
* Cloaked NPCs
* Pop-up NPCs
These are usually invincible while burrowed, forcing the player to wait for them to attack before retaliating rather than actively seeking them out.

Covers both stationary and moving burrowers.

Platforms

Windows 30
Linux 20
Mac OS X 8
X360 6
PS3 4
N64 3
PS2 3
Mac OS Classic 3
Wii 3
3DS 2
Android 2
MS-DOS 2
GameCube 2
Pandora 2
SNES 2
GB 1
Archimedes 1
Mega Drive 1
Amiga 1
iOS 1
BeOS 1
GBA 1
BSD 1
Tandy Coco 1
PS 1
Switch 1
Xbox 1

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