Best Apple II Games

This is a selection of the best games for Apple II. This doesn't mean the version you will download here is always the Apple II one, it could be the version for another platform. If you are looking for Apple II versions only, check the new Game Browser.

Bubble Bobble

Bubble Bobble is not only one of the most popular arcade ever created, but also a personal favourite of GamesNostalgia. This 2D cartoon action platformer designed by Fukio Mitsuji (aka MTJ) was released...

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-10-14 Tags: arcade platformer

Archon: The Light and the Dark

Archon: The Light and the Dark is a 1983 video game developed by Free Fall Associates and published by Electronic Arts. The concept is similar to chess, but with real-time fights between pieces to decide...

Year: 1985 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-25 Tags: real-time turn-based chess variants

Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny

Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny is the fifth entry in the role-playing video game series Ultima and it was released initially in 1988 for DOS, Apple II and Commodore 64, later followed by other platforms.It...

Year: 1988 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: fantasy turn-based

Zork: The Great Underground Empire

Zork is one of the earliest interactive fiction computer games, developed initially in 1977–1979, then released as a trilogy in the 1980s by Infocom for Apple II, Commodore 64, Macintosh, DOS and many...

Year: 1982 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-06-08 Tags: fantasy interactive fiction freeware text-only

Boulder Dash

Boulder Dash is a popular strategy/maze game originally created by Peter Liepa and Chris Gray for Atari 8-bit and released by First Star Software in 1984. The game was ported to several platforms including...

Year: 1984 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2017-01-04 Tags: arcade puzzle-solving maze

Flight Simulator II

Flight Simulator II is the second iteration of the flight simulator series created by subLOGIC, started in 1979 with the first Flight Simulator for the Apple II. Flight Simulator II was released in 1984...

Year: 1987 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2015-12-11 Tags: flight shooter sim

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters by Activision is a video game officially based on the 1984 Ghostbusters movie. It was released the same year of the film on several home computers, including Commodore 64, Apple II and MSX....

Year: 1984 Genre: Action Updated: 2016-12-11 Tags: licensed movies

Arkanoid

Arkanoid is an arcade game developed by Taito in 1986 and one of the most popular videogame ever created. It's inspired to Breakout, a videogame created by Atari in 1970, but it's much richer. It adds...

Year: 1987 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2016-11-30 Tags: arcade paddle/pong

Gauntlet

Gauntlet is a fantasy hack and slash dungeon crawl arcade developed by Atari Games and released in October 1985. The game was ported to many platforms including Commodore 64, DOS, MSX, Apple II and others....

Year: 1990 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2015-11-04 Tags: arcade fantasy dungeon hack and slash

Impossible Mission

Impossible Mission is famous puzzle-solving action adventure designed and programmed by Dennis Caswell initially for the Commodore 64 and released in 1984 by Epyx. The game was ported to several home...

Year: 1984 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2016-12-17 Tags: puzzle-solving sci-fi/futuristic spy/espionage platform

Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar

Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar is a fantasy roleplaying game and one of the most important video games of all time. It is the fourth game in the series created by the legendary Richard Garriot, who considers...

Year: 1987 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2015-04-22 Tags: fantasy turn-based freeware

Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia is a fantasy cinematic 2D platformer originally developed and published by Brøderbund and designed by Jordan Mechner. It was initially released in 1989 for the Apple II. It was ported...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-18 Tags: puzzle-solving platformer cinematic freeware

F-15 Strike Eagle

F-15 Strike Eagle is a combat flight simulator first released in 1985 by MicroProse for the Commodore 64 and Apple II. The game was designed and developed by Sid Meier, the creator of Civilization. The...

Year: 1985 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2015-12-13 Tags: flight sim

King's Quest

King's Quest is a graphic adventure created by Roberta Williams in 1983, originally for the IBM PCjr, then ported to many platforms including Apple II, Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, and many others. It is...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-03-02 Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving kings quest

Apple II

Apple II

The Apple II series is a family of home computers designed primarily by Steve Wozniak, manufactured by Apple Computer and introduced in 1977 with the original Apple II