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Games in which dams appear are games in which dams appear, including fictional ones. The following is a list of games that we are aware of.

Dan←Dam (Nintendo DS)

The game used dams to fight off monsters that attacked the desert town of Sowasanto. The game included a dam card as an initial bonus, and dam enthusiasts were excited by the fact that dams were the main characters in the game, but unfortunately, the game was not an explosive hit.

Yokai Watch 3 Sukiyaki (Nintendo 3DS)

A dam appears in the background during the station scene.

Metro Exodus (PS4)

First person shooter game developed by 4A Games of Ukraine. The setting is Russia in 2035, about 20 years after the nuclear war. A large amount of pollutants have settled in a dam lake, which is on the verge of breaking. It also appears that a railroad has been laid at the top end of the dam. (Information provided by F.M.)

metro exodus
Photo courtesy of F.M.

After the scene in this photo, the player is supposed to pass the top edge on a locomotive, but it did not seem to break.

Ghost Recon Wildlands (PS4)

An imaginary dam like an arch dam appears. Moreover, it seems to discharge water from a valve.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint (PS4)

The dam is also likely to appear in the sequel, Breakpoint.

"Ghost Recon Breakpoint": the latest form of shooter with refined co-op fun [E3 2019].

Escape Game: Escape from Dam Facility (Android)

A game in which you try to escape from a situation in which you are locked in a room because you got separated from your guide when you joined a bus tour to visit a dam facility.

Escape Game: Dam Facility - Apps on Google Play
Let's escape from the dam facility.

Arizona Sunshine - Damned (PS4/PC)

A dam in Arizona is apparently featured in the "Arizona Sunshine - Damned" DLC for Vertigo Games' 2016 VR title "Arizona Sunshine".

Burnout Paradise Remastered (PS4/Xbox One)

Open world public road racing game. The top of the dam andcatwalk(!!!) A car blasted through the (Information provided by Mr. Doridori)

Far Cry5 (PS4/Xbox One/Windows)

An open-world FPS game. Arch dam appears in the game. There is an editor mode, and it is said that many works are based on the motif of the dam. (Information provided by Mr. Doridori)

Just Cause 4 (PS4/Xbox One/Steam)

Action-adventure game. A gravity-fed concrete dam, thought to be a power generation dam, appears. (Information provided by Doridori)

The Crew 2 (PS4/Xbox One/PC)

Open world racing game. You can jump from the upstream face of the dam by boat. The dam itself looks like the Hoover Dam. (Information provided by Doridori)

FUEL (PS3/Xbox360/Windows)

An open-world racing game. There are 19 camps in the racing world "WASTELAND", and a dam appears in one of them, "BIG CLEAVE". (Information provided by Mr. Doridori)

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Battlefield 4 (PS3/PS4/Xbox 360/Xbox One/Windows)

This FPS game is set in 2020, six years after 2014, the year in which the previous Battlefield 3 game was set. There is a scene in which a dam bursts, which is quite shocking. The name of the dam in the game is Lancang Dam, but it is apparently modeled after the actual Xiaowan Dam in China's Yunnan Province.

Battlefield V (PS4/Xbox One/Windows)

FPS game based on World War II. Gravity concrete dams appear in the game. (Information provided by Kaiyu)

Fortnite (Windows/macOS/PS4/Xbox One/Switch/iOS/Android)

Action building game, third-person shooter, battle royale, player versus monster game, marketed and distributed by Epic Games, on the Chapter 2 Season 1 map unlocked since October 15, 2019.arch dam(orgravity arch dam) appeared in the film. The dam is also depicted in the launch trailer movie.

WRC10 FIA World Rally Championship (PS4/PS5/Switch)

Official game of WRC (World Rally Championship) released in 2021. Habu Dam appears in the Okazaki stage of Rally Japan 2021, which was cancelled at the time due to the new coronavirus. The surrounding scenery is different, but the embankment is unmistakably that of the Habu Dam. (Information provided by Nakamura from ride004)

Skate2 (PS3/XBOX360)

A skateboarding game released by Electronic Arts in 2009. The game features a fictional dam, but the design of the crest is very distinctive, and the skateboarding down from the crest makes you think, "That's USA. (Information provided by Nakamura from ride004)

Ridge Racer Series (PSP)

A racing game by Namco (now Bandai Namco Entertainment). Dams appear frequently on the courses in the series. (Information provided by R3)

A gravity arch-like dam appears on the Diablo Canyon Road course in Ridge Racers and 2. The water is discharged from what appears to be a conduit gate.

There is also a course called Silvercreek Dam, also in Ridge Racers and the same 2. This one is somewhat similar to the Hoover Dam in the United States.

Alice Gear Aigis (iOS/Android/PC)

Armed customization action game for smartphones distributed by Pyramid and Coloplast. Kogochi Dam appears in the game. (Information provided by 🔩🔩)


This PlayStation 2 game was released by Sony Computer Entertainment in 2004. Much of the story seems to take place at the dam, and the embankment resembles the Miyagase Dam in atmosphere. The game also depicts a gate room, and terms such as "audit corridor" are used, indicating that the game was well covered. However, it is a bit unfortunate that the plumb line has become the prime line. By the way, it is said that if you fall down from the flood discharge, you will die. (Information provided by Mr. Torabella @ dam, ruins, castle ruins (mainly mountain castles))

Goat Simulator (PC/iOS/Android/Xbox 360/Xbox One/PS3/PS4/Switch)

A goat simulation game developed by Coffee Stain Studios, a Swedish game company. It features a dam designed to look like a Hoover Dam. The image is the smartphone version, but the Switch version is said to have more realistic graphics. (Information courtesy of Kurobei🐸)

Ganbare Goemon 3: Shishige Rokubei no Karakuri Manjigake (Super Nintendo Entertainment System/Wii/Wii U/New 3DS)

An action-adventure game released by Konami in 1994. The story seems to be about a dam-type fortress built by enemies called "Karakuri Bandits," which submerged a town and dried up the water downstream, which Goemon and his team had to destroy. The story seems to be about Goemon and his friends destroying the dam. I was personally reminded of the sad times in which dams were quickly turned into villains. (Information provided by Kurobei🐸)

Midnight Circle (PS4/PS Vita/Steam/Switch/DMM GAMES/iOS/Android)

Horror game developed by Nippon Ichi Software, released in 2017. The main characters have cute character designs and the UI is cute with hand-drawn fonts, but the horror game is somewhat reminiscent of "Gakko Gurashi! The main character design is cute and the UI is cute with handwritten fonts. The dam, which seems to be a gravity-type concrete dam, is somewhat difficult to distinguish from a dam. (Information provided by Kurobei🐸)

Far Cry 6 (PS4/PS5/Xbox/Windows)

This open-world FPS game, developed by Ubisoft and released in Japan in 2021, features the SANTOS ESPINOSA Dam, a gravity-fed concrete dam with four radial gates that looks like it is dedicated to power generation. The gates are fully opened to release water, and part of the top end has been destroyed. (Information provided by Mr. Doridori)

If you know of any other games featuring dams, please send us the information.

This article was written by.
Shin Jinma

Dam enthusiast who loves Momosuke Fukuzawa / Dampedia and Dam News administrator / Certified Dammeister (01-018) by the Japan Dam Foundation / Started selling discharge caution goods.https://shop.dampedia.com

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  1. r3 says:

    The Ridge Racer series had a course that went over an embankment.

    • Shin Jinma 神馬シン says:

      Sorry for the late reply. I have immediately added the Ridge Racer series! Thanks for the information!

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