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Rescue

Activities theme

Significant part of the plot involves rescuing, or attempting to rescue, one or more people.

1027
games
102
platforms

Sega, Ocean and Atari has published most of these games

See also: rescuees and captives (in case such exist but are not so vital for the plot)
Not limited to people, but also animals, anthropomorphic toasters and other things that supposedly are "alive".

Parent group

Goals / objectives

Child group

Damsel in distress

Platforms

NES 91
Linux 72
C64 65
ZX Spectrum 61
MS-DOS 59
Amstrad CPC 57
Windows 50
Amiga 42
Arcade 36
Atari ST 35
MSX 31
Master System 30
Mega Drive 20
Tandy Coco 19
Apple II E 19
Famicom Disk System 18
GB 16
Mac OS Classic 14
Atari 400/800 13
X360 10
VIC-20 10
PCE 9
PS2 9
Game Gear 9
Mac OS X 9
PS3 8
C16/Plus4 8
Atari 2600 7
Atari 5200 7
PS 7

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