Sci-fi/futuristic Classic Games and Abandonware

Doom II

Doom II is Id Software’s follow-up to their award winning Doom. Published by GT Interactive, it was released for DOS in 1994, just one year after its predecessor. Unlike most sequels, this one is actually...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2016-11-15 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter

Master of Orion II: Battle at Antares

Master of Orion II: Battle At Antares, the sequel to Master of Orion, is a popular turn-based 4x space empire game designed by Steve Barcia and Ken Burd and developed by Simtex. The game was published...

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-07 Tags: managerial sci-fi/futuristic turn-based

X-COM: UFO Defense

X-COM: UFO Defense (UFO: Enemy Unknown in Europe) is a science fiction strategy game developed by Mythos Games and published by MicroProse Software (Geoff Crammond’s former company) and released for...

Year: 1993 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-01-31 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic turn-based

Mega Man X

Mega Man X is a popular platform game developed by Capcom, released for the SNES in 1993 and ported to PC in 1995. It holds the distinction of being the first Mega Man game for the SNES, as well as the...

Year: 1995 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2016-11-15 Tags: anime/manga arcade sci-fi/futuristic shooter

Star Wars: X-Wing

Star Wars: X-Wing is the first flight sim game set in the Star Wars universe created by LucasArts. It was released in 1993 for PC MS-DOS only and it was followed one year later by Star Wars: TIE Fighter....

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2016-11-27 Tags: flight real-time sci-fi/futuristic movies star-wars

Star Wars: TIE Fighter

Star Wars: Tie Fighter is a space flight and space combat simulator game released in 1994. It's the sequel to Star Wars X-Wing. It was designed by Totally games, and released by LucasArts. The game was...

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2016-11-15 Tags: flight sci-fi/futuristic movies

Doom

Doom is the legendary first-person shooter created by Id Software and released for DOS in 1993. It was Id Software’s follow-up to their genre-defining Wolfenstein 3D. This was the first game to popularize...

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2016-11-19 Tags: horror sci-fi/futuristic shooter

X-COM: Apocalypse

X-COM: Apocalypse is a sequel to X-COM: Terror from the Deep and is the third game in the X-COM series. It was developed by Mythos Games and published by MicroProse in 1997 for DOS and Windows.

Year: 1997 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-27 Tags: real-time sci-fi/futuristic turn-based

X-COM: Terror from the Deep

X-COM: Terror from the Deep, the sequel to UFO: Enemy Unknown, is a strategy video game developed and published by MicroProse in 1995 for the PC This follow-up to the original X-COM is almost identical...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-02-01 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic turn-based

Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun - Firestorm

Command and Conquer: Tiberian Sun is a real-time strategy game developed by Westwood Studios, published by Electronic Arts and released for Windows in 1999. The expansion Firestorm was released the following...

Year: 2000 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2015-04-13 Tags: real-time sci-fi/futuristic freeware

Descent II

Descent II is a first person shooter published in 1996. It's the sequel to Decent. The game was published by Interplay Productions and developed by Parallax Software. Originally intended as an expansion...

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2017-01-19 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter

R-Type

R-Type is a side scrolling shoot-em-up arcade created by Irem in 1987. The graphics design was inspired by H. R. Giger's artwork for the Alien movies. The game was ported to several home computers including...

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2016-11-26 Tags: arcade sci-fi/futuristic shooter

3-D Ultra Pinball

3-D Ultra Pinball is a series of pinball games developed by Sierra Entertainment's Dynamix. The original 3-D Ultra Pinball game was released in 1995.

Year: 1995 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2016-12-07 Tags: arcade pinball sci-fi/futuristic

Dune II: The Battle For Arrakis

Dune II: The Building of a Dynasty (a.k.a. Dune II: Battle for Arrakis) is the second entry in the Dune series and it's one of the most influential video games of all time. It was developed by Westwood...

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-12-05 Tags: real-time sci-fi/futuristic amiga