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Protagonist: Barbarian

Group Description

Games in which a barbarian is the main protagonist. Historically, the term barbarian was used to identify uncivilized cultures in the classical world, other than the Romans or the Greeks, usually referring to the Persians, Germanic and Celtic nations, as well as tribes occupying today's Eastern Europe.

Although the term barbarian itself in many languages is used to refer to what is perceived as a nation with a low cultural level, this game group is limited to the original Greco-Roman use, referring to protagonists with long (and obviously un-shampooed) hair, leather/animal skin type clothing, usually wielding an over-sized sword, club, or very mean looking axe, possibly capable or speaking German or French, with a slight Russian accent. Conan the Barbarian would be a fitting example in this regard.

Not to be confused with Protagonist: Caveman.

Limitations
  • Some games may allow the player to choose a protagonist belonging to the barbarian class. These games should not be included unless a barbarian is the only selectable protagonist.

  • Vikings are usually not classified as barbarians. Thus, they should be excluded from this game group.
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Arena: An Age of Barbarians Story2017WindowsCrian Soft S.A....
Conan: Exiles2017PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox OneFuncom Oslo A/S...
The Barbarian and the Subterranean Caves2017Android, Linux, Macintosh, WindowsNLB project...
Age of Barbarian2016WindowsCrian Soft S.A....
Barbarian Brawl2015WindowsThrillion...
Bardbarian2014Android, iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsBulkypix...
Barbarians and the Necromancer's Tower2013Linux, Windows...
Tiny Barbarian DX2012Linux, Macintosh, Nintendo Switch, WindowsNicalis, Inc....
Golden Axe Myth2011Windows...
Age of Conan: Rise of the Godslayer2010WindowsDeep Silver...
Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures2008WindowsEidos, Inc.3.82
Conan2007PlayStation 3, Xbox 360THQ Inc.3.32
Barbarian Roller Rally2005Windows...
Bert the Barbarian2005WindowsSquashy Software...
Conan2004GameCube, PlayStation 2, Windows, Xbox1C Company2.95
Sega Ages 2500: Vol.5 - Golden Axe2003PlayStation 23D Ages3.73
Barbarian2002GameCube, PlayStation 2, XboxTitus Software Corporation...
Kaan: Barbarian's Blade2002PlayStation 2, WindowsOntario Europe SA2.84
Blade of Darkness2001WindowsCodemasters Software Company Limited, The3.75
Comar Barbarian2001WindowsTechland Soft...
Krakrox the Barbarian2001BrowserAsymmetric Publications...
Rocko's Quest2000WindowsBig City Games4.06
Asghan: The Dragon Slayer1998WindowsGrolier Interactive Inc.2.40
Mageslayer1997WindowsGT Interactive Software Corp.3.13
Doman: Grzechy Ardana1995AmigaI.Q. Publishing s.j.3.77
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Selected Covers

Barbarian Roller Rally Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Barbarian Roller Rally
Krakrox the Barbarian Browser Front Cover
Front cover for Krakrox the Barbarian
Age of Barbarian Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Age of Barbarian
Tiny Barbarian DX Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Tiny Barbarian DX

Selected Screenshots

Loading up the game
Screenshot from Barbarian Roller Rally
Starting level 1 (under Firefox).
Screenshot from Krakrox the Barbarian
Intro.
Screenshot from Conan
Game group created by Игги Друге (46327), additional games added to group by Spenot (8671), POMAH (62790), chirinea (46655), GoaBim (187), Sciere (726446), Roedie (5246), Pseudo_Intellectual (63483), Scaryfun (17977), JudgeDeadd (26841) and Indra was here (20873)
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