Shooter Classic Games and Abandonware

Heretic

Released in 1994 for DOS only, Heretic is the first game in the Heretic / Hexen franchise. It uses the engine from id Software's DOOM and transplants that game's first person shooter gameplay into a fantasy...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2016-11-26 Tags: fantasy 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

Hexen: Beyond Heretic

Hexen: Beyond Heretic is a first-person shooter developed by Raven Software and released in 1995 as a sequel to Heretic, published one year before. It is the second chapter of the Serpent Riders series....

Year: 1995 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: fantasy shooter fps dark fantasy doom engine

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

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

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

Starglider II

Starglider 2 a 3D space combat simulator developed by Argonaut Software initially for the Amiga and published in 1988 by Rainbird also for the Atari ST. The game was also ported to DOS and Macintosh and...

Year: 1988 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-11-08 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter flight aliens 1st-person 3d

Flashback: The Quest for Identity

Flashback: The Quest For Identity is a sci-fi platformer/action-adventure published by U.S. Gold, and developed by Delphine Software. The game is the brainchild of Paul Cuisset, creator of Future Wars,...

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-04-12 Tags: cyberpunk/dark sci-fi puzzle-solving shooter platformer cinematic

Spear of Destiny

Spear of Destiny is a first-person shooter, prequel to Wolfenstein 3D. Developed by idSoftware and published in 1992 for DOS by FormGen Corporation, it uses the same engine and has the same gameplay but...

Year: 1992 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2016-12-07 Tags: 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

Rise of the Triad: Dark War

Rise of the Triad: Dark War is a first-person shooter developed and published by Apogee Software in 1994 for DOS. It was initially designed to be the follow-up to Wolfenstein 3D, and it used an enhanced...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: shooter

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

Assassin Special Edition

Assassin is a sci fi action platform game developed by Psionic Systems and published by Team17 Software in 1992 for Amiga. It was followed 2 years later by Assassin: Special Edition, with quite a few...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-11-16 Tags: arcade sci-fi/futuristic shooter