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: 2017-07-18 Tags: graphic adventure puzzle-solving 2d scrolling comedy scumm

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

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: 2017-08-14 Tags: puzzle-solving platformer cinematic freeware

Silkworm

Silkworm is a side scrolling shooter arcade, developed by Tecmo and released initially in 1988. In 1989 the game was ported to Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum by Random Access. The developer...

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2017-11-04 Tags: arcade helicopter sci-fi/futuristic shooter horizontal-scrolling 2 players co-op

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

Wonder Boy in Monster Land

Wonder Boy in Monster Land is the second game in the famous series of 2d platformers created by SEGA. Released originaly as an arcade in 1986, the game was ported to Master System in 1987 and many other...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-11-03 Tags: fantasy 2d rpg

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: 2017-04-20 Tags: managerial muscle cars

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

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

Stunt Car Racer

Stunt Track Racer (Stunt Car Racer in the UK) is a racing videogame developed by Geoff Crammond and published by MicroStyle in 1989 for the Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64 and Amstrad...

Year: 1989 Genre: Racing Updated: 2017-01-27 Tags: driving stunts

Rainbow Islands

Rainbow Islands is the sequel to Bubble Bobble and was developed and published by Taito in 1987 for arcade only. It would remain arcade only until 1990 when it was ported to the Amiga, Commodore 64 and...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-08-24 Tags: arcade vertical-scrolling fantasy

SimCity

SimCity, one of the most popular videogames of all the times, is an open-ended city-building game designed by Will Wright and developed by Maxis. It was released for Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: managerial city building amiga

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: 2017-06-30 Tags: managerial real-time amiga god games

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