Setting: Western / Old West

Group Description

A western, also known as dusters, is a style popularized in pulp novels and motion picture serials.

Westerns as a game style are generally associated with cowboys and take place in the Old West (the western half of the continental United States of America). Many common themes involve the European colonization of America (roughly the 16th to late 19th centuries) and the frontier towns established or simply a depiction of vastness out on the range away from civilization and urbanization.

  • For the purposes of this game group, there is an emphasis is on traditional, meaning that it must be a true western without any genre-blending. For example, Wild Wild West and Wild Guns do not qualify, because of their alternate-universe and sci-fi elements, respectively. These have a separate group: Non-traditional Westerns.
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Game Titlesorted in ascending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
Lucky Luke1998PlayStation, WindowsInfogrames Entertainment, Inc.3.56
Gunpey1999PlayStation, WonderSwanBandai Co., Ltd....
Wild Wild West: The Steel Assassin1999WindowsSouthPeak Interactive, LLC3.42
Rising Zan: The Samurai Gunman1999PlayStationAgetec, Inc.3.50
Colt's Wild West Shootout1999Macintosh, WindowsEncore Software, Inc....
Lucky Luke: Desperado Train2000Game Boy ColorInfogrames, Inc.4.20
The Shadow of Zorro2001PlayStation 2, WindowsDreamCatcher Interactive Inc.3.50
Desperados: Wanted Dead or Alive2001Macintosh, WindowsInfogrames, Inc.3.91
Lucky Luke: Wanted!2001Game Boy AdvanceInfogrames, Inc.4.35
A*M*E*R*I*C*A2001WindowsData Becker Corporation2.46
Lucky Luke: Western Fever2001PlayStation, WindowsInfogrames, Inc.3.40
An American Tail: Fievel's Gold Rush2001Game Boy AdvanceSwing! Entertainment Media AG3.15
Gunfighter: The Legend of Jesse James2001PlayStationUbi Soft Entertainment, Inc.3.00
America Expansion Pack2001WindowsData Becker GmbH & Co. KG...
Gunfight2001Atari 2600AtariAge...
Desperados: Wanted Dead or Alive (Demo Version)2001WindowsInfogrames Europe SA4.79
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron - Forever Free2002WindowsTHQ Inc.1.50
Far West2002WindowsEncore Software, Inc....
America Double Barrel Collection2002WindowsData Becker GmbH & Co. KG1.70
Western Outlaw: Wanted Dead or Alive2003WindowsGroove Games1.79
Tombstone 18822003WindowsSummitsoft Entertainment0.54
1849 Gold Rush2003MophunCSP Mobile GmbH1.50
No Man's Land2003WindowsCDV Software Entertainment AG2.71
Wanted Dead or Alive2003WindowsXS Games, LLC3.71
Wanted: A Wild Western Adventure2003Wii, WindowsRevistronic3.60
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Selected Covers

Far West Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Far West
A*M*E*R*I*C*A Windows Front Cover
Front cover for A*M*E*R*I*C*A
Tombstone 1882 Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Tombstone 1882
The Shadow of Zorro Windows Front Cover
Front cover for The Shadow of Zorro

Selected Screenshots

Title screen
Screenshot from Far West
The Intro screen
Screenshot from A*M*E*R*I*C*A
Title Page Trivia:  Name the celebrity whose face appears to have been stolen for this screen.
Screenshot from Tombstone 1882