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

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

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

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

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

Midnight Resistance

Midnight Resistance is a popular platformer/shooter created by Data East and originally released as an arcade in 1989. It was later ported to several home computer platforms, including Amiga, Atari ST,...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-02-25 Tags: cyberpunk/dark sci-fi shooter arcade

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

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: 2017-02-05 Tags: arcade comics puzzle-solving shooter licensed

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

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

Shadow of the Beast II

Shadow of the Beast II is the sequel to the popular side-scrolling platformer Shadow of the Beast, created by Reflections and published by Psygnosis. The sequel was released in 1990 and unlike the predecessor,...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-26 Tags: fighting puzzle-solving 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

Elvira: Mistress of the Dark

Elvira: Mistress of the Dark is a survival horror starring the actress Cassandra Peterson as Elvira the witch, developed by Horrorsoft and released by Accolade in 1990 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-03-01 Tags: horror real-time

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