Sci-fi/futuristic Classic Games and Abandonware

Descent

Descent is a 3D sci-fi first-person shooter notable for the "six axis" movement, developed by Parallax Software and released by Interplay in 1995. The game was originally released to MS-DOS, but was ported...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2017-01-20 Tags: arcade sci-fi/futuristic shooter

Ascendancy

Ascendancy is a sci fi turn-based strategy game developed and published by The Logic Factory in 1995 and released for DOS. It is referred to as a “4x” game, meaning explore, expand, exploit, and exterminate...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-19 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic 4x turn-based

Skyroads

Skyroads is a remake of the driving game Kosmonaut. Both games were made by Bluemoon, a small studio based in Estonia. The game was released in 1993 for PC MS-DOS only. Compared to Kosmonaut, Skyroads...

Year: 1993 Genre: Racing Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic freeware track racing

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

Quake Mission Pack 1: Scourge of Armagon

Scourge of Armagon is the first official mission pack for Quake. It was developed by Developed by Hipnotic Interactive and released in 1997. It contains 17 new single-player levels, new monsters, weapons...

Year: 1997 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2016-11-19 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter

Quake Mission Pack 2: Dissolution of Eternity

Dissolution of Eternity is the second expansion (or mission pack) for Quake. Developed by Rogue Entertainment, it was released on March 1997 for PC only. It includes 2 new episodes, each one with 15 single...

Year: 1997 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter gothic multiplayer

MDK

MDK is a unique science fiction shooter developed by Shiny Entertainment and published by Playmates Interactive Entertainment for DOS and Windows in 1997. In order to keep players from needing GPU enhancements...

Year: 1997 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter

3-D Ultra Pinball

3-D Ultra Pinball is a science fiction based pinball game developed by Dynamix and published by Sierra On-Line in 1995 for Windows and Mac. This game takes the general idea of pinball and adds crazy elements...

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

Another World

Another World, also known as Out of This World, is a cinematic platformer action-adventure designed by Éric Chahi for Delphine Software and released in 1991 initially for Amiga and Atari ST, later for...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-08-21 Tags: puzzle-solving sci-fi/futuristic shooter

Battle Isle 2

Battle Isle 2, also known as Battle Isle 2200 in America, is a top-down turn based strategy game released in 1994. It was developed by Blue Byte Software, who also published the game in Europe. It's the...

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-23 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic turn-based

Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle

Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle is the fourth game in the Commander Keen series and the first in the second series "Goodbye, Galaxy". Developed by idSoftware, it was released in 1991 for MS-DOS...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic platformer

Turrican

Turrican is one of the most popular games of the '90s. It was designed and programmed by Manfred Trenz initially for the Commodore 64. The game is a sci-fi platformer, where a mutant warrior, Turrican,...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-11-18 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter amiga

Xenon 2: Megablast

Xenon 2: Megablast is a vertical scrolling space shooter designed by Bitmap Brothers, originally produced for the Amiga and Atari ST in 1989, and later converted to the PC, Sega Master System and other...

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-11-22 Tags: arcade sci-fi/futuristic shooter amiga

Duke Nukem II

Duke Nukem II is the second game in the Duke Nukem franchise and was developed and published by Apogee Software for DOS in 1993. It has since been ported to multiple other platforms. Duke Nukem II was...

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter