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Games in which you can have children

Group Description

Games where the player (as a parent) may optionally choose to produce additional offspring to clog up the already over-populated world. :)

Limitations
  • Note that having children is an optional choice, thus the player must actively decide whether or not to have children or decide to conduct in an activity that leads to the likelihood that children may be resulted from that action (do we really need to explicitly mention which activity? :p).

  • Games where children are automatically produced without prompting the player (usually strategy games) should be excluded from this game group.

  • For purposes of this game group, children happily born in the game should have an active effect on gameplay, either in the form of a controllable child, a child which offers certain bonuses to the character, or having a child will prompt the player to adapt an additional form of gameplay (e.g. raising the child). Games where children merely represent a graphical feature without any effect on the gameplay, consequence of story/ending, or other alternatives that do not effect the overall gameplay should be excluded from this game group.

  • Godsims or games where the player can force the population to produce offspring, should be excluded from this game group. Unless of course, a child actually is the offspring of the player.

  • Acquiring monsters or other forms of life and raising them not as children should be excluded from this game group. The parent-child relation should be explicitly noticeable in this regard. So pok√©mons, digimons, and all other mons are out.
Additional Notes
  • An official marital status is not required.

  • Applies to all life forms. Excluding the happy broccoli family would be oddly, er...racist.

  • Adoption options shall be regarded as acceptable, if it fulfills the aforementioned requirements.
Related Game Groups
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Game Titlesorted in ascending orderYearPlatformPublisherMobyScore
Eco1987Amiga, Atari STOcean Software Ltd.4.09
NetHack1987Acorn 32-bit, Amiga, Android, Atari ST, Browser, DOS, GP32, iPhone, Linux, Macintosh, OS/2, Windows, Windows Mobile3.81
Legend of the Red Dragon1989Amiga, DOSMetropolis, Inc.3.50
Hanse: Die Expedition1994Amiga, DOSAscon GmbH3.17
The Sims2000GameCube, Linux, Macintosh, PlayStation 2, Windows, XboxAspyr Media, Inc.3.66
Baldur's Gate II: Throne of Bhaal2001Macintosh, WindowsInterplay Entertainment Corp.4.12
The Guild: Gold Edition2003WindowsAspyr Media, Inc.5.00
The Sims 22004Macintosh, WindowsAspyr Media, Inc.3.80
The Sims 22005PSPElectronic Arts, Inc.3.75
The Sims 22005GameCube, PlayStation 2, XboxElectronic Arts, Inc.2.97
The Sims 22005Game Boy AdvanceElectronic Arts, Inc.3.50
The Sims 22005Nintendo DSElectronic Arts, Inc.3.34
The Guild 2: Venice2008WindowsBuka Entertainment3.43
King's Bounty: The Legend2008Macintosh, Windows1C Company4.15
Fable II (Limited Collector's Edition)2008Xbox 360Microsoft Game Studios3.60
Fable II2008Xbox 360Microsoft Game Studios3.84
The Sims 3 (Collector's Edition Pre-Order Pack)2009WindowsElectronic Arts, Inc....
The Sims 3 (Pre-Order Pack)2009WindowsElectronic Arts, Inc....
The Sims 3 (Collector's Edition)2009Macintosh, WindowsElectronic Arts, Inc.5.00
The Sims 32009Macintosh, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Electronic Arts, Inc.3.92
Fable II: Platinum Hits2009Xbox 360Microsoft Game Studios3.19
King's Bounty: Gold Edition2009Windows1C Company...
Record of Agarest War (The Really Naughty Limited Edition)2010Xbox 360Aksys Games Localization, Inc....
Record of Agarest War Zero (Limited Edition)2011PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Aksys Games Localization, Inc.1.00
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Hearthfire2012Windows, Xbox 360Bethesda Softworks LLC3.95
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Selected Covers

The Sims 2 Nintendo DS Front Cover
Front cover for The Sims 2
The Sims 2 PSP Front Cover
Front cover for The Sims 2
Fable II: Platinum Hits Xbox 360 Front Cover
Front cover for Fable II: Platinum Hits

Selected Screenshots

Splash screen
Screenshot from Legend of the Red Dragon
Play some cards at the casino
Screenshot from The Sims 2
Title screen
Screenshot from The Sims 2