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GamesNostalgia is a website entirely dedicated to retro gaming. All titles are already packed with the proper emulator and are ready to play on your PC or Mac.

If you are looking for Doom, Civilization, Dune II, Lemmings, Warcraft I and II, The Settlers; or maybe the great LucasArts adventures, the Ultima series, and other amazing games from the '80s and '90s, you'll find them here. Most of them are DOS or Amiga games, but we also have Windows, Commodore 64, Atari ST, and other systems. Enjoy the nostalgia!

Remember, GamesNostalgia it's not like other abandonware sites: we tested, configured, and packed all the games with the proper emulator so that you can run them immediately on your Windows or Mac computer. No need to install anything else, just play. Only GamesNostalgia does that, seriously!

Have a look at the most popular retro games or check the new arrivals. You can also browse the games database or read the latest stories about the best titles or the most celebrated game designers of the past.


Latest Games Reviewed: Qwak

Author: Manu - Published: 27 August 2022, 10:18 am

Qwak is a platformer arcade initially released in 1989 for the BBC Micro and Acorn Electron. Four years later, the original author of the game, Jamie Woodhouse, developed an improved Amiga version published by Team17.

In this game, you control a duck and you have to complete 80 levels, divided into 10 areas. To complete each level, you have to kill the enemies and collect the golden keys that will open the door to the next level. At the end of each area, there is a big boss, and you have a limited time to defeat it. Silver keys are useful to collect power-ups and access hidden levels.

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Latest Games Added

Knightmare Majyo Densetsu

Knightmare Majyo Densetsu

Knightmare, known in Japanese as Majyo Densetsu, is a fantasy vertical shoot-em-up created by Konami for MSX computers in 1986. In this game, you are Popolon, and your task is to save Aphrodite from the Prince of Darkness.

Year: 1986 Genre: Shooter

2 players co-op fantasy msx top-down v-scrolling shoot-em up
Rescue on Fractalus!

Rescue on Fractalus!

Rescue on Fractalus! is a sci-fi combat game created by Lucasfilm Games (aka LucasArts) in 1985, initially for Atari 8-bit computers. Later it was ported to Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, and other platforms.

Year: 1985 Genre: Action

aliens atari 8-bit first-person science fiction shoot em up space flight
Moonbase

Moonbase

Moonbase: Lunar Colony Simulator is a strategy/simulation game created by Wesson International in 1990 for MS-DOS and later ported to Amiga and Macintosh. As you can imagine from t...

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy

business simulation city building management science fiction space space exploration

Most Downloaded Games

Disney's Tarzan

Disney's Tarzan

Disney's Tarzan (also known as Tarzan Action Game) is a platformer created by Eurocom Developments and published by Disney in 1999 for Playstation and Windows. It was also ported to Nintendo 64.

Year: 1999 Genre: Platformer

2.5d jungle licensed movies nature polygons side-scrolling
Age of Empires

Age of Empires

Age of Empires is a historical real-time strategy game created by Ensemble Studios and published by Microsoft in 1997 for Windows. It's one of the most popular video games franchises ever created.

Year: 1997 Genre: Strategy

classical antiquity history isometric management real-time rts war
Disney's Hercules

Disney's Hercules

Disney's Hercules is an action platformer game for Windows 95 and Playstation published in 1997 by Disney Interactive, based on the animated movie of the same name. During the firs...

Year: 1997 Genre: Action

arcade cartoon fantasy movies platform
The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island is a graphic adventure game created by Ron Gilbert while at Lucasfilm Games and published in 1990 for the Amiga and DOS. It was ported to other systems in 1991, 1992, and 1993.

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure

caribbean comedy fantasy graphic adventure history pirates point and click puzzle-solving scumm
Doom

Doom

Doom is the legendary first-person shooter created by Id Software and released for DOS in 1993. It was Id Software’s follow-up to their genre-defining Wolfenstein 3D. This was...

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter

3d fps horror science fiction shoot em up texture map