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Indoors

Locations theme

Most or all of the story is spent indoors or similar conditions with limited visibility and movement options.

412
games
58
platforms

The first video game about Indoors was released in 1979.

Electronic Arts, Interplay and 2K Games has published most of these games

Related:
* Corridors
* Canyon
This also includes tunnels, subterranean setting, and anything else that severely limits view and movement distance in all directions (e.g. tight canyons) even city streets and backalleys if they're enough small.

This is commonly caused by engine's technical limitations or more rarely a conscious design choice outside technical thoughts.

Should not be used for sports, driving or simulation games unless it's unusual.

Should not be used if the game mixes both outdoor and indoor locations decently.

Platforms

Linux 133
Windows 60
MS-DOS 34
Tandy Coco 24
Mac OS Classic 15
Mac OS X 15
NES 10
PS 8
X360 6
Atari ST 5
PS3 5
Apple II E 5
C64 5
Android 5
Atari 2600 5
ZX Spectrum 4
BeOS 4
Archimedes 4
Unix 3
Amstrad CPC 3
OS/2 3
Saturn 3
Amiga 3
custom 3
Amiga AGA 2
Wii 2
3DO 2
Apple IIGS 2
Memotech MTX 2
BSD 2

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