2d Scrolling Classic Games and Abandonware

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 by Softgold Computerspiele in 1990 for the Amiga and DOS. It was ported to other systems...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-07-18Tags: graphic adventure puzzle-solving 2d scrolling comedy scumm

Day of the Tentacle

Day of the Tentacle

Maniac Mansion II: Day of the Tentacle is the sequel to the original Maniac Mansion and was developed by LucasArts Entertainment and published in 1993 for DOS and Mac. Designed by David Grossman and Tim...

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-15Tags: puzzle-solving humour 2d scrolling comedy point-and-click scumm

Lemmings

Lemmings

Lemmings, one of the most successful games of the early 1990s, is a puzzle-platformer created by DMA Design and published by Psygnosis for the Amiga, DOS and Atari ST in 1991. The game was developed by...

Year: 1991 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2018-04-25Tags: puzzle-solving real-time amiga 2d scrolling

Diablo

Diablo

Diablo is a most famous "hack and slash" role-playing game created by Blizzard and released at the end of 1996 for Windows. Two years later it was released to Macintosh. It is not only one of the most...

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-07-11Tags: 2d scrolling isometric action rpg hack and slash fantasy real-time

Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion

Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion

Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion (a.k.a. Dangerous Dave 2) is the sequel to the original Dangerous Dave and was developed by Gamer’s Edge and id Software; and published by Softdisk Publishing in...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-16Tags: platformer 2d scrolling

Worms

Worms

Worms is a turn-based artillery game developed by Andy Davidson for Team17 and released in 1995 for Amiga and MS-DOS by Ocean. It is the first game in the Worms series and thanks to its success it was...

Year: 1995 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2016-12-09Tags: turn-based 2d scrolling artillery amiga

Dangerous Dave's Risky Rescue

Dangerous Dave's Risky Rescue

Dangerous Dave’s Risky Rescue is the third of the Dangerous Dave series and was developed by Gamer’s Edge and published by Softdisk in 1993 for DOS. This was only the second one in the series to be...

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: platformer 2d scrolling

Mega Man 2

Mega Man 2

Mega Man 2, known in Japan as Rockman 2, is an action platformer created by Capcom in 1988 for the Nintendo Entertainment System. It was the second title in the Mega Man series and was developed partially...

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-03-26Tags: sci-fi/futuristic side view platform shooter anime/manga 2d scrolling

James Pond 2: RoboCod

James Pond 2: RoboCod

James Pond 2: Codename Robocod is a platformer created by Vectordean in 1991, as a sequel to James Pond: Underwater Agent. The game was initially developed for Amiga, Atari ST, and Sega Genesis but it...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-08-21Tags: jumper 2d scrolling toys kids aga

Worms: The Director's Cut

Worms: The Director's Cut

Worms: The Director’s Cut is the sequel to the original Worms and was developed by Team17 and published by Ocean Software in 1997 exclusively for the Amiga with AGA chipset. Both games are turn-based...

Year: 1997 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2016-12-09Tags: turn-based 2d scrolling artillery amiga

Oh No! More Lemmings

Oh No! More Lemmings

Oh No! More Lemmings was the first sequel to Lemmings. It was both released as an expansion and a standalone game in 1991 for the Amiga, Atari ST, DOS and other platforms. As you can imagine from the...

Year: 1991 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2018-04-13Tags: puzzle 2d scrolling

Montezuma's Revenge

Montezuma's Revenge

Montezuma's Revenge is a side-scrolling platformer published by Parker Brothers and released for Apple II, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, and other 8-bit platforms in 1984. The game is considered...

Year: 1984 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-05-21Tags: arcade metroidvania platform 2d scrolling fixed/flip-screen

Cosmo's Cosmic Adventure: Forbidden Planet

Cosmo's Cosmic Adventure: Forbidden Planet

Cosmo’s Cosmic Adventure is a side-scrolling platform game developed and published by Apogee Software and released for DOS in 1992. The game has many references to another Apogee title, Duke Nukem (one...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: 2d scrolling arcade platformer

Unreal

Unreal

Not to be confused with Epic Games' fps, Unreal is a fantasy action game released by Ubi Soft for the Amiga in 1990. It was ported to DOS and Atari ST in 1991. Unreal combines two different gameplays:...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2018-07-31Tags: fantasy 2d scrolling barbarian