Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Culture concept

The first video game about Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse was released in 1985.

THQ, LucasArts and DevTeam has published most of these games

Commonly generals or other greater henchmen of some ultimate evil representing various abstracts or traits. Regardless if they actually ride horses (or any other creatures) or not.

In the original Christian canon, the four horsemen were Pestilence/Conquest, War, Famine, and Death. These are also colored white, red, black and pale respectively.