Beat-'em-up Games

Hammerfist

Hammerfist is a sci-fi action/puzzle game developed by Vivid Image and published by Activision Limited in 1990 for the Amiga, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, and Atari ST. This was the premier...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2017-08-04 Tags: cyberpunk/dark sci-fi martial arts sci-fi/futuristic

Barbarian II: The Dungeon of Drax

Barbarian II: The Dungeon of Drax (a.k.a. Axe of Rage in the U.S.) is the sequel to Barbarian: The Ultimate Sword (a.k.a. Death Sword) and was developed and published by Palace Software in 1988 originally...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2017-05-01 Tags: fantasy fighting

Karateka

Karateka is a martial arts fighting game and the first title created by the famous designer Jordan Mechner, author of Prince of Persia. Karateka was developed by Mechner for the Apple II and published...

Year: 1985 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2017-05-14 Tags: fighting martial arts beat-em-up brawler

Torvak the Warrior

Torvak the Warrior is a fantasy hack and slash platform game created by Core Design and published in 1990 for the Amiga and Atari ST. The game is ispired to Rastan, an arcade game ported to several home...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2017-01-05 Tags: fantasy barbarian hack and slash

Kung-Fu: The Way of the Exploding Fist

Kung-Fu: The Way of the Exploding Fist is one of the most popular fighting games of the 80s. It's a martial arts fighting game created by Gregg Barnett for the Beam Software and released in 1985. The...

Year: 1985 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-12-18 Tags: fighting martial arts

Fightin' Spirit

Fightin' Spirit is a beat'em up created by the Italian studio Light Shock Software and released in 1996 for the Amiga ECS and AGA models and the CD32. This one-vs-one fighting game was featuring 10 different...

Year: 1996 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-10-05 Tags: martial arts fighting

Body Blows

Body Blows was the Amiga exclusive answer to Street Fighter II, a fighting game created by Team17 and released for AGA and non-AGA Amiga models in 1993. A 2 player mode is available and players can choose...

Year: 1993 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-08-09 Tags: arcade fighting versus

Street Fighter

Street Fighter is a fighting game created by Capcom and released initially as an arcade in 1987. It is the first chapter of the fighting series that became popular thanks to the sequel, Street Fighter...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-07-03 Tags: arcade fighting martial arts

Double Dragon 3: The Rosetta Stone

Double Dragon 3: The Rosetta Stone, the third and final chapter of the popular series Double Dragon, is a side-scrolling beat 'em up created by Technos Japan originally as an arcade. Unlike the previous...

Year: 1991 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-06-25 Tags: arcade fighting

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge is a side-scrolling beat 'em up created originally as an arcade by Technos Japan, as sequel to Double Dragon. The game was ported to many home computers, including DOS, Atari...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-06-25 Tags: fighting

Capital Punishment

Capital Punishment is an original Amiga game, a beat-'em-up developed in 1996 by clickBOOM Interactive for Amiga AGA models only.

Year: 1996 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-02-28 Tags: aga amiga fighting

Chambers of Shaolin

Chambers of Shaolin is a martial arts action game developed by the German company Thalion Software and published by Grandslam in 1989 for the Amiga, Commodore 64 and Atari ST. It was highly appreciated...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-03-02 Tags: fighting martial arts

Barbarian: The Ultimate Warrior

Barbarian: The Ultimate Warrior (Death Sword in the United States) is a one or two players fighting game developed by Palace Software and initially released for Commodore 64 in 1987. The game was ported...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2017-10-11 Tags: fighting fantasy

Golden Axe

Golden Axe is a side-scrolling hack and slash fantasy game created by Sega and released for arcade machines in 1989. The game was ported the same year to the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis and in 1990 to the...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2015-11-03 Tags: arcade fantasy fighting genesis