Theme: Steampunk

Group Description

Steampunk refers to a genre of fiction where the beginnings of the industrial revolution (punctuated by steam powered-engines, though other "early inventions" may also be features) mix with fantasy, magic, the future, or a mixture of all three. As such, many steampunk games are set in the late 19th century. The writings of Jules Verne and H. G. Wells are usually cited as inspiration for steampunk.

Possibly the easiest definition of steampunk is: Modern technology as depicted using an earlier form of technology. A sci-fi with XIXth century looks. Typically this includes a lot of cranks, gears and clockwork mechanisms, but might also feature basic electricity gathered from hydroelectric, geothermal or other sources.

Related groups:

Theme: Dieselpunk - steampunk sub-genre with 1920s-1940s look&feel
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sorted in ascending orderGame TitleYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea1988Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOSCoktel Vision2.36
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Captain Nemo2009iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsAnuman Interactive SA2.87
80 Days2014Android, iPad, iPhoneinkle Ltd.3.60
80 Days2005WindowsTri Synergy, Inc.3.04
Ages of Myst1998Macintosh, Windows, Windows 3.xMindscape, Inc.3.09
Amerzone: The Explorer's Legacy1999Android, iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, PlayStation, WindowsCasterman3.61
Angst: Rahz's Revenge1996DOSSoftKey Multimedia Inc.2.92
Aqua2010Windows, Xbox 360Just A Game GmbH2.86
Arcanum: Of Steamworks & Magick Obscura2001WindowsSierra On-Line, Inc.4.02
Arctic Baron1993Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, MacintoshSilmarils3.47
Bang! Howdy2007Linux, Macintosh, WindowsThree Rings Design, Inc.4.80
Banshee1994Amiga, Amiga CD32Core Design Ltd.3.94
BioShock2007iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 3602K Games, Inc.3.97
BioShock (Limited Edition)2007Windows, Xbox 3602K Games, Inc.4.45
Boston Bomb Club1991Amiga, Atari ST, DOSSilmarils2.51
Breath of Fire: Dragon Quarter2002PlayStation 2Capcom Entertainment, Inc.4.02
The Chaos Engine 21996AmigaRenegade Software4.30
Chrono Trigger1995Android, iPhone, Nintendo DS, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PSP, PS Vita, SNES, WiiSony Computer Entertainment America, Inc.4.04
Chronovolt2012PS VitaPlayerthree Limited...
The City of Lost Children1997DOS, PlayStationPsygnosis Limited3.42
City of Steam: Arkadia2013Browser, WindowsMechanist Games...
Civilization II: Fantastic Worlds1997Windows, Windows 3.xMicroProse Software, Inc.3.78
The Clockwork Man2009Linux, Macintosh, WindowsGameHouse, Inc.3.92
The Clockwork Man: The Hidden World2010Macintosh, WindowsGameHouse, Inc.4.00
The Clockwork Man: The Hidden World (Ultimate Edition)2010Linux, Macintosh, WindowsGameHouse, Inc.5.00
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Selected Covers

80 Days iPad Front Cover
Front cover for 80 Days
Aqua Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Aqua
Ages of Myst Macintosh Front Cover
Front cover for Ages of Myst
Angst: Rahz's Revenge DOS Front Cover
Front cover for Angst: Rahz's Revenge

Selected Screenshots

a bridge to far
Screenshot from Ages of Myst
Title screen
Screenshot from Angst: Rahz's Revenge
Title screen
Screenshot from Chrono Trigger