Dystopian

Other (objects, etc.) theme

Gives an image of society gone bad. Literally the opposite of what utopia would be.

148
games
27
platforms

The first video game about Dystopian was released in 1982.

2K Games, Harebrained Schemes and Coffee Stain Studios has published most of these games

See also: fascism, oppression
Usually these are bleak and give the impression that there are no real innocents. Crime and anarchy likely appear to be prominent as well.

Not to be confused with anti-utopia, which is a false utopia or a society that pretends to be a utopia but is actually dysfunctional.

Parent group

Literary mood

Child group

Orwellian

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Platforms

Linux 52
Windows 32
Mac OS X 14
X360 8
PS3 8
MS-DOS 6
Amiga 3
PS2 2
iOS 2
Android 2
Xbox One 2
PS4 2
Mega-CD 1
Apple II E 1
Switch 1
Internet Only 1
Amiga AGA 1
NES 1
Mac OS Classic 1
Mega Drive 1
PS 1
Flash 1
Amstrad CPC 1
BSD 1
C64 1
Jaguar 1
ZX Spectrum 1

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