Western

Fiction genre theme

Video games set in the Old West (also known as Wild West) or that are defined by a western style.

344
games
57
platforms

Alternate names: Wild West, American old west

The first video game about Western was released in 1975.

Infogrames, Ubisoft and Mastertronic has published most of these games

Implied: (for american old west)
* 19th century
* North America

Common:
* American Indians
* Outlaws

Children: (sub-genres)
* Space western
* Samurai western

See also:
* Steampunk
Often set between 1860-1890, cowboy hats, gunslingers, horses, frontier, American Indians. Note, non-US areas are acceptable

Also, other time periods may also be acceptable. Such as 'space westerns' that combine western themes with science fiction.

Child groups

Weird West, Space Western, Samurai Western

compare with these groups

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Platforms

Linux 35
C64 33
Windows 29
Amstrad CPC 27
ZX Spectrum 25
MS-DOS 25
Amiga 13
Arcade 13
Atari ST 10
NES 10
Mac OS Classic 8
PS2 7
X360 6
C16/Plus4 6
PS 6
BBC 5
MSX 5
Apple II E 5
Tandy Coco 4
Atari 400/800 4
Mac OS X 4
Thomson 4
PS3 4
Famicom Disk System 3
PS Vita 3
Atari 2600 3
Electron 3
VIC-20 3
SNES 3
Xbox 2

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