2d Scrolling Classic Games and Abandonware

The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island is an adventure game that utilizes the command verb-based SCUMM interface first introduced in Maniac Mansion: the player constructs commands for Guybrush by selecting an appropriate...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-07-18 Tags: graphic adventure puzzle-solving 2d scrolling comedy scumm

Lemmings

Lemmings, one of the most successful games of the early 1990s, is a puzzle-platformer created by DMA Design and published by Psygnosis for the Amiga, DOS and Atari ST in 1991. The game was developed by...

Year: 1991 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2016-12-02 Tags: puzzle-solving real-time amiga 2d scrolling

Day of the Tentacle

Day of the Tentacle, also known as Maniac Mansion II: Day of the Tentacle, is graphic adventure developed and published by LucasArts in 1993 for PC MS-DOS and Mac. Thanks to its story, humor, voice acting...

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-15 Tags: puzzle-solving humour 2d scrolling comedy point-and-click

Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion

Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion (a.k.a. Dangerous Dave 2) is the sequel to the original Dangerous Dave and was developed by Gamer’s Edge and id Software; and published by Softdisk Publishing in...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-16 Tags: platformer 2d scrolling

Worms: The Director's Cut

Worms: The Director’s Cut is the sequel to the original Worms and was developed by Team17 and published by Ocean Software in 1997 exclusively for the Amiga with AGA chipset. Both games are turn-based...

Year: 1997 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2016-12-09 Tags: turn-based 2d scrolling artillery amiga

Worms

Worms is a turn-based artillery game developed by Andy Davidson for Team17 and released in 1995 for Amiga and MS-DOS by Ocean. It is the first game in the Worms series and thanks to its success it was...

Year: 1995 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2016-12-09 Tags: turn-based 2d scrolling artillery amiga

Dangerous Dave's Risky Rescue

Dangerous Dave’s Risky Rescue is the third of the Dangerous Dave series and was developed by Gamer’s Edge and published by Softdisk in 1993 for DOS. This was only the second one in the series to be...

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: platformer 2d scrolling

Cosmo's Cosmic Adventure: Forbidden Planet

Cosmo’s Cosmic Adventure is a side-scrolling platform game developed and published by Apogee Software and released for DOS in 1992. The game has many references to another Apogee title, Duke Nukem (one...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: 2d scrolling arcade platformer

Ilyad

Ilyad is a sci-fi horizontal shooter created by Ubi Soft and released for the Amiga in 1989. In this old-school futuristic shoot 'em up you have to destroy all enemies and finally the evil time machine...

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2017-03-12 Tags: 2d scrolling arcade shooter space flight sci-fi/futuristic amiga

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck is the sequel to the cartoony side-scrolling platformer developed and published by Core Design originally for Atari ST and Amiga. Chuck Rock 2 was released in 1993 and was...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-04-07 Tags: 2d scrolling arcade platformer prehistoric dinosaurs