Damsel in distress

Culture concept

A classic scenario of a fair maiden in some form of distress - often kidnapped by some Evil Person - from which the protagonist is trying to rescue her.

572
games
79
platforms

The first video game about Damsel in distress was released in 1981.

Sega, Nintendo and U.S. Gold has published most of these games

Parent group

Rescue

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Platforms

NES 56
Linux 38
MS-DOS 34
Amstrad CPC 33
C64 33
ZX Spectrum 28
Amiga 27
Atari ST 24
MSX 22
Arcade 21
Windows 15
GB 14
Master System 14
Mega Drive 13
Tandy Coco 12
Famicom Disk System 10
Mac OS Classic 9
PCE 8
Apple II E 7
Mac OS X 7
Sharp X1 6
X360 6
VIC-20 5
C16/Plus4 5
Game Gear 5
Atari 2600 5
PS3 5
Atari 400/800 5
NEC PC8801 5
GBA 5

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