Samurai

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Involves members of the pre-industrial Japanese warrior caste, called samurai.

61
games
24
platforms

The first video game about Samurai was released in 1980.

Konami, Sega and Eidos Interactive has published most of these games

Appeared around 7th to 10th century in Japan. Their popularly recognized signature weapon, the katana, appeared around 15th century. The samurai were in concept quite similar to western knights, nobility serving in military.

Parent group

NPC occupations

Platforms

Linux 12
Windows 7
NES 5
PCE 5
MS-DOS 4
Arcade 4
PS 3
Amstrad CPC 2
Mac OS X 2
ZX Spectrum 2
C64 2
Famicom Disk System 1
PCE CD 1
PS3 1
X360 1
Neo-Geo 1
Wii 1
Apple II E 1
Master System 1
MSX 1
OS/2 1
PS4 1
Amiga 1
Switch 1

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