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Mimics

Creatures entity

Includes creatures that disguise themselves as harmless objects hapless adventurers are likely to approach, such as elaborate chests.

84
games
36
platforms

Alternate name: Mimic monsters

The first video game about Mimics was released in 1985.

Cellar Door Games, Sega and Origin has published most of these games

These originate likely from D&D where the name and type was at least popularized if not invented.

Limitations:
* NOT for mime artists
* NOT for trapped chests (whether mechanical, magical, or releases some regular monster at you)
* NOT for doppelgängers

Parent group

Fictional creatures

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Platforms

Windows 17
Linux 6
PS2 6
Nintendo DS 6
SNES 3
Mega Drive 3
PS 3
MS-DOS 3
PS Vita 2
Mac OS Classic 2
NES 2
Win3.1 2
Saturn 2
Amiga 2
PS4 2
Atari ST 2
Mac OS X 2
PS3 1
FM Towns 1
Arcade 1
NEC PC8801 1
MICRO 7 - FM7 1
Sharp X1 1
GBA 1
X68000 1
C64 1
BSD 1
Apple IIGS 1
NEC PC9801 1
X360 1

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