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Undead

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Features any kind of undead creatures: beings that are clinically dead, beings that have died but are now still moving around of their own accord, or such.

1054
games
87
platforms

Alternate names: Living dead, Unquiet dead

The first video game about Undead was released on June 1979.

Sega, SSI and Electronic Arts has published most of these games

Paranormal cases probably shouldn't be included, but that's just my personal preference as in them they aren't thought of as undead, I think. For example, the ghosts in System Shock 2, Prey and BioShock are way different from what you'd understand undead to be. Closer to hallucinations, though not strictly speaking them either.

Commonly undead are limited to humans or the protagonist's own species (or to sentient species), so cases where this extends outside of them are interesting enough to know (e.g. animals and "monsters").

Parent group

Re-animated dead

Child groups

Ghosts, Mummies, Liches, Animated skeletons, Undead protagonist, Undead menace, Undead animals, Undead monsters, Unhealthy undead

Related groups

Creatures
Vampires, Zombies

Platforms

Windows 244
Linux 218
NES 47
Mac OS X 47
MS-DOS 43
X360 29
PS3 24
Amiga 21
Mac OS Classic 20
C64 19
PS2 17
Atari ST 16
Arcade 15
Android 14
Apple II E 12
ZX Spectrum 10
NEC PC9801 10
Famicom Disk System 10
Amstrad CPC 10
Nintendo DS 9
BSD 9
Mega Drive 9
Pandora 9
MSX2 8
Master System 8
PS4 8
PS 7
NEC PC8801 7
Xbox 7
Saturn 6

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