Setting: Middle East
Group DescriptionThis group include games set in the Middle East (a geographical region that includes Western Asia and Egypt), or a fantasy environment reminiscent of common themes associated with the region's culture, in particular the time period of ca. 7th to 16th century AD, known as the Islamic Golden Age. Fantasy-themed games may often feature supernatural themes reminiscent of Arabian Nights and similar stories.
Note: Games set in ancient Egypt or a fantasy environment resembling it should be excluded from this group. Games set in Egypt are selectable for the group only if their timeline is set after the country was conquered by the Arabs in the 7th century.
Front cover for Talisman: Challenging the Sands of Time
Front cover for Master of the Lamps
Front cover for Navcom 6: The Persian Gulf Defense
Front cover for Prince of Persia
Front cover for The Magic of Scheherazade
Screenshot from Talisman: Challenging the Sands of Time
Screenshot from Master of the Lamps
Screenshot from Navcom 6: The Persian Gulf Defense
Screenshot from Operation Secret Storm
Screenshot from Prince of Persia