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Like you, we love Doom, Civilization, Dune II, Lemmings, Warcraft I and II, The Settlers; but also the LucasArts adventures, the Ultima series, and other amazing games from the '80s and '90s. Most of these games are DOS or Amiga games, but you will also find Windows, Commodore 64, Atari ST, and other systems. Enjoy the nostalgia!

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Latest Games Reviewed: Shantae

Author: Adam - Published: 13 May 2024, 4:50 pm

Shantae is a platformer for the Game Boy Color developed by WayForward and published in 2002 by Capcom. It was later re-released by WayForward itself.

The game unfolds in the enchanting realm of Sequin Land, where players embark on the daring escapades of the titular young genie. Tasked with safeguarding her village, Shantae faces her first challenge when marauding pirates threaten its peace. Initially armed with just her hair-whipping prowess, Shantae gradually unlocks transformative dances, morphing into various animals with unique abilities and arming herself with diverse weaponry.

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Tubular Worlds amiga

Tubular Worlds is a side-scrolling horizontal shooter developed by Creative Game Design and published by Dongleware, released in 1994 as shareware. It was released for PC and Amiga models with AGA chipset.

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter

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Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind genesis

Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind is a platformer created by Accolade for the SNES and SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis, released in 1993. The game features the adventures of Bubsy, a bobcat with a penchant for yarn balls.

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer

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Traps 'n' Treasures amiga

Traps 'n' Treasures is a platform action-adventure game developed by Nightingale for the Amiga and published by Starbyte and Krisalis in 1993-94. TNT takes players on an exciting pirate adventure with Captain Jeremy Flynn.

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer

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Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings windows

Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings is a historical real-time strategy game created by Ensemble Studios. It was published by Microsoft in 1999 for Windows and Macintosh. As you can...

Year: 1999 Genre: Strategy

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Age of Empires windows

Age of Empires is a historical real-time strategy game created by Ensemble Studios and published by Microsoft on October 15, 1997, for Windows. Later it was also published for Mac OS on August 22, 1998.

Year: 1997 Genre: Strategy

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Disney's Tarzan windows

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

Year: 1999 Genre: Platformer

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Halo: Combat Evolved windowsmac-osx

Halo: Combat Evolved is a sci-fi first-person shooter created by Bungie Studios for Microsoft and released for the Xbox in 2001. GearBox later ported it to Windows and Macintosh in 2003.

Year: 2003 Genre: Shooter

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Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines windows

Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines is the first chapter of a famous tactical game series created by the Spanish studio Pyro and published by Eidos. This first game, designed by Gonzalo ...

Year: 1998 Genre: Strategy

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