Games by Year: 1989

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: 2016-11-09 Tags: graphic adventure puzzle-solving 2d scrolling comedy scumm

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

Head Over Heels

Head Over Heels is an isometric action platformer game created by Jon Ritman and Bernie Drummond and published by Ocean Software. Originally released on Commodore 64 and other 8 bit platforms in 1987,...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-03-13 Tags: puzzle-solving isometric arcade

Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade: The Graphic Adventure was released in 1989 at the same time as the film. It was developed and published by Lucasfilm games (now LucasArts). It's a point and click adventure...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-13 Tags: puzzle-solving movies

Dragon's Lair

Dragon's Lair is a famous cinematic video game created initially as a laserdisc in 1983 by Don Bluth and Rick Dyer. Several home computer adaptations were released during the 1980s and 1990s, including...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-03-27 Tags: fantasy interactive movie

North & South

North & South is an action/strategy game based on the comic books "The Blue Jackets", released in 1989 for Amiga and Atari ST and ported later for DOS, ZX Spectrum and other platforms. The game is based...

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-12-07 Tags: comics historical battle amiga

Street Rod

Street Rod is an American muscle car street racing game developed by Magic Partners with P.Z. Karen Co. Development Group and published by California Dreams in 1989 on DOS and Commodore 64. It was released...

Year: 1989 Genre: Racing Updated: 2016-11-23 Tags: managerial muscle cars

OutRun

Out Run is an arcade racing game created by Sega in 1986. It was one of the best-selling video games of its time and it won the Golden Joystick Award for Game of the Year. It was ported to Commodore 64...

Year: 1989 Genre: Racing Updated: 2016-07-12 Tags: arcade driving

Populous

Populous is regarded by many as the first ‘god’ game, developed by Bullfrog and published by Electronic Arts in 1989. The game was designed by Peter Molyneux, with Bullfrog creating a gameplay prototype...

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: managerial real-time amiga god games

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge is a side-scrolling beat 'em up created originally as an arcade by Technos Japan, as sequel to Double Dragon. The game was ported to many home computers, including DOS, Atari...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-06-25 Tags: fighting

Budokan: The Martial Spirit

Budokan: The Martial Spirit is a martial arts fighting game developed and published by Electronic Arts in 1989 for the Amiga and DOS. Since its release it has been ported to many other platforms. Starting...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-02-25 Tags: martial arts

Rick Dangerous

Rick Dangerous is a 2D action platformer created by Core Design and published by Microplay Software in 1989 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum and other home computers. The game is unofficially...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-10-22 Tags: platform side-scrolling

It Came From The Desert

It Came from the Desert is an action-adventure game by Cinemaware, inspired by 1950s "B" movies, originally released for the Amiga in 1989 and later ported to MS-DOS. The player assumes the role of Dr....

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-25 Tags: detective/mystery amiga b-movies

The New Zealand Story

This is the Amiga version (already packed to run on your PC) of one of the most popular arcade created by Taito, New Zealand Story. This conversion has been released in 1989, developed by Ocean in 1989,...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-26 Tags: arcade amiga