Dark past

Other (objects, etc.) theme

A central location or character has past that's best left forgotten, but somehow comes back to haunt. Or this serves as a general theme.

13
games
6
platforms

Name variations: dark history

The first video game about Dark past was released in 1993.

LucasArts, Daedalic Entertainment and Infogrames has published most of these games

Examples:
* An utopistic country/empire/etc. built around genocide and other purges.
* A town founded by Evil cultists and associated rituals.
* A town founded by heedless (or Evil) people on hallow grounds.
* A public figure who has performed Evil deeds in the past, even if they were for good reasons.
* Anything involving murder, be it accidental, intentional, or anything...
* The protagonist or one of their tagalong friends having done or witnessing (living) any of the above.

Note that it isn't required that the "dark" things are still happening.

Platforms

Windows 5
Linux 3
Xbox 2
MS-DOS 1
Mac OS X 1
Android 1

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