Games by Year: 1990

Pang

Pang, also known as Buster Bros in the US or Pomping World in Japan, is 2d platformer arcade created by Mitchell Corporation in 1989. The goal is to destroy balloons that bounce on the playfield, shooting...

Year: 1990 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2017-01-21 Tags: arcade co-op platform

Golden Axe

Golden Axe is a side-scrolling hack and slash fantasy game created by Sega and released for arcade machines in 1989. The game was ported the same year to the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis and in 1990 to the...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2015-11-03 Tags: arcade fantasy fighting genesis

Wizardry: Bane of the Cosmic Forge

Wizardry: Bane of the Cosmic Forge, the sixth entry into the Wizardry series, is a fantasy role-playing game developed and published by Sir-tech Software in 1990 originally for DOS. It's the only Wizardry...

Year: 1990 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2017-08-11 Tags: fantasy turn-based dungeon crawler swords sorcery

Wing Commander

Wing Commander is a space combat simulator designed by Chris Roberts and first released for the PC DOS in 1990. It was later ported to the Amiga, CD32, Sega CD and the SNES. It is the first game in the...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: flight sci-fi/futuristic

Castlevania

Castlevania is a side-scrolling platform game created and developed by Konami, centered on the Belmonts, a clan of vampire hunters, and their fight with Dracula. Initially released in 1986 for Famicom...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2017-05-14 Tags: fantasy horror platformer nes vampires

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

Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake

Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake is a top-down stealth action game developed and published by Konami and released in 1990. It was written and designed by Hideo Kojima, who also designed the MSX2 version of the...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-01-26 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic spy/espionage stealth msx

Wings

Wings is a World War I flight simulation game developed and published by Cinemaware for the Amiga in 1990. It features a mixture of gameplay including top-down view bombing missions, isometric strafing...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2015-11-03 Tags: flight freeware amiga world war i

Loom

Loom is a fantasy point-and-click adventure created by LucasArts and released initially in 1990. It's one of the most popular titles using the SCUMM engine, like the Indiana Jones and Monkey Island series....

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-01-28 Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving scumm music point and click

Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars

Commander Keen: Marooned on Mars, released in 1990, is the first episode of the popular saga of platform games for PC developed by id Software and published by Apogee.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: sci-fi/futuristic

King's Quest V: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder!

King's Quest V: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder!, the fifth chapter of the famous fantasy adventure series created by Roberta Williams, was released in 1990 for MS-DOS, Amiga, Macintosh and other platforms....

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-11 Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving

Eye of the Beholder AGA

Eye of the Beholder is a dungeon crawler role-playing game based on the AD&D rules, developed by Westwood Associates and published by Strategic Simulations Inc in 1990 for the Amiga and DOS. The game...

Year: 1990 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2017-02-14 Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving real-time dungeon crawler

Kick Off 2

Kick Off 2 is the sequel to Dino Dini's Kick Off, one of the most appreciated soccer sims of the '90s. Developed by Anco Software, it was published in 1990, one year later the first game, for the Amiga,...

Year: 1990 Genre: Sports Updated: 2017-05-01 Tags: football soccer amiga atarist

4D Sports Driving

4D Sports Driving (also known as Stunts) is a 3D car racing simulation developed by Distinctive Software and published in 1990.

Year: 1990 Genre: Racing Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: tricks/stunts