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Colonial era

Historical theme

A very broad time period characterized by more or less aggressive colonization of foreign lands, mainly by Europeans. Separated into two waves, 15th to 19th century and 19th to 20th century.

40
games
16
platforms

Name variations: colonization, colonialism

The first video game about Colonial era was released in 1985.

Microprose, SSG and Paradox Interactive has published most of these games

Notable events:
* American War of Independence

Related:
* Colonization
This tag should only be used when the game story touches the subject of colonialism, especially if it's one of the main thematic elements.

Most games dealing with this are likely set in the first wave's period.

Platforms

Windows 10
Linux 7
MS-DOS 5
Amiga 3
Mac OS X 2
Mac OS Classic 2
Apple II E 2
Wii 1
PS2 1
GBC 1
ZX Spectrum 1
C64 1
Atari ST 1
Amstrad CPC 1
Apple IIGS 1
Atari 400/800 1

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