Games by Year: 1990


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: 2016-07-31 Tags: arcade co-op platform

Street Rod

Street Rod is a racing video game released in 1989 for C64, Amiga and MSDOS, featuring American Muscle Cars.

Year: 1990 Genre: Racing Updated: 2016-11-23 Tags: managerial

PGA Tour Golf

PGA Tour Golf is the first game of the popular series of golf sims. It was designed and developed by Lee Actor, Dennis Koble, the founders of Sterling Silver Software, and published for MS-DOS in 1990...

Year: 1990 Genre: Sports Updated: 2017-01-06 Tags: golf licensed

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


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

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

Venus the Flytrap

Venus The Flytrap is a shooter/platformer created by Gremlin Graphics and released in 1990 exclusively for the Atari ST and Amiga. In the game you control a robot insect that has to save the world and...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-01-06 Tags: post-apocalyptic shooter platform scrolling screen

Torvak the Warrior

Torvak the Warrior is a fantasy hack and slash platform game created by Core Design and published in 1990 for the Amiga and Atari ST. The game is ispired to Rastan, an arcade game ported to several home...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2017-01-05 Tags: fantasy barbarian hack and slash

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


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

Batman: The Movie

Batman: The Movie (or, more simply, Batman) is an action game based on the 1989 Batman film directed by Tim Burton. Developed by Ocean Software, it was released in 1989 for the Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2016-12-11 Tags: arcade comics puzzle-solving shooter licensed

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

Hugo's House of Horrors

Hugo's House of Horrors is an adventure game developed by Gray Design Associates and published in 1990 for PC MS-DOS. The mechanic is quite similar to Sierra-stile adventures (such as King's Quest).

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: horror

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