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Dwarves

Creatures theme

Features dwarves or dwarf-like creatures. Humanoids of small stature, with large beards, often loud voice, grumpy demeanor and an unhealthy appreciation of Dwarven ale.

354
games
50
platforms

The first video game about Dwarves was released in 1975.

SSI, Electronic Arts and Gremlin Graphics has published most of these games

Generally anything inspired by Tolkien's Dwarves, but more traditional sources may apply. However, since traditional sources tend to vary from region to region and are often vague on the appearance of the creatures, Tolkien's creations should be given priority.

This is actually only limited to their appearance. Cultural and behaviour-based limitations shouldn't be considered as much.

Parent groups

Demihumans, Humanoids, Wee folk

Child group

Dwarven protagonist

Platforms

Windows 92
Linux 83
MS-DOS 20
Mac OS X 20
Apple II E 14
C64 9
Atari ST 9
Mac OS Classic 8
PS 7
BSD 6
Amiga 6
X360 5
PSP 5
PS2 4
NES 4
Internet Only 4
NEC PC9801 4
Amstrad CPC 4
BeOS 3
GBA 3
GameCube 3
Xbox 3
PS3 3
Solaris 3
Tandy Coco 2
ZX Spectrum 128 2
Memotech MTX 2
NeXT 2
Unix 2
Atari 400/800 2

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