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Space

Locations theme

All or part of the story takes place in (deep) space. Either as is, on some form of a vessel, or artificial structure (such as a space station).

1651
games
102
platforms

Alternate name: Deep space

The first video game about Space was released in 1971.

Atari, Electronic Arts and Mastertronic has published most of these games

Related:
* Space flight, simulation
* Space station, location
* Spacecraft (also as location)
* Extraterrestrial

Related: (oddities)
* Flat space
* Space friction
This should make identifying space strategy games, space flight, and other "in space" games much more easier from their earthbound kin in uniform manner.

Child groups

Spacelanes, Warp travel, Space flight, Flat space, Astrophysics, Space friction, Dark space, Spacecraft, Small spacecraft, Medium spacecraft, Large spacecraft, Space station, Silent void

Related group

Locations
Extraterrestrial

Platforms

Linux 396
Windows 285
MS-DOS 163
C64 76
Mac OS X 70
Mac OS Classic 56
ZX Spectrum 48
Amiga 42
Atari ST 34
Commodore PET 32
Apple II E 29
BeOS 28
Amstrad CPC 24
NES 21
Arcade 19
BSD 13
X360 13
Win3.1 12
PS 12
C16/Plus4 11
Atari 400/800 11
Android 9
iOS 9
OS/2 9
MSX 9
Atari 5200 8
DEC PDP-1 8
VIC-20 8
Atari 2600 7
Unix 6

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