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Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia is a fantasy cinematic 2D platformer originally developed and published by Brøderbund and designed by Jordan Mechner. It was initially released in 1989 for the Apple II. It was ported...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-08-14Tags: puzzle-solving platformer cinematic freeware

Mario & Luigi

Mario & Luigi

Mario & Luigi is a simple but very nice clone of Super Mario Bros developed by Mike Wiering in 1994. Controls are very simple: Ctrl to Run, Alt to Jump, Space to Fire, Left and Right arrows to walk.

Year: 2001 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-13Tags: freeware clone platformer

Skyroads

Skyroads

Skyroads is a remake of the driving game Kosmonaut. Both games were made by Bluemoon, a small studio based in Estonia. The game was released in 1993 for PC MS-DOS only. Compared to Kosmonaut, Skyroads...

Year: 1993 Genre: Racing Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: sci-fi/futuristic freeware track racing

Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun - Firestorm

Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun - Firestorm

Command and Conquer: Tiberian Sun is a real-time strategy game developed by Westwood Studios, published by Electronic Arts and released for Windows in 1999. The expansion Firestorm was released the following...

Year: 2000 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2015-04-13Tags: real-time sci-fi/futuristic freeware

The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall

The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall

The Elder Scrolls II - Daggerfall is an open world single player action rpg by Bethesda Softworks. It was released in 1996 on the PC. It's the second entry in the popular Elder scrolls series, and the...

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2016-12-07Tags: fantasy freeware rpg elements medieval

DX-Ball

DX-Ball

DX-Ball is a 'breakout' clone, based on the popular Amiga game Megaball, developed for Windows in 1996 by Michael P. Welch.

Year: 1996 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2017-02-13Tags: arcade paddle/pong breakout freeware clone

Ghosts 'N Goblins Remake

Ghosts 'N Goblins Remake

Ghosts 'n Goblins Remake is a freeware clone of the 1985 popular side-scrolling platforming game developed by Capcom for arcades.

Year: 2004 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2016-12-05Tags: arcade fantasy remake clone freeware

Rise & Fall: Civilizations at War

Rise & Fall: Civilizations at War

Rise and Fall: Civilizations at War is a historic real-time strategy game developed by Stainless Steel Studios and Midway Games and published in 2006. In 2008 a free version of the game was released supported...

Year: 2006 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2015-04-20Tags: fantasy historical battle real-time freeware

Command & Conquer

Command & Conquer

Command & Conquer is a real-time strategy game developed by Westwood Studios (creators of Dune II), and published by Virgin Interactive in 1995 for MS-DOS and other platforms. It's the first chapter of...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-23Tags: real-time sci-fi/futuristic freeware

Zork: The Great Underground Empire

Zork: The Great Underground Empire

Zork is one of the earliest interactive fiction computer games, developed initially in 1977–1979, then released as a trilogy in the 1980s by Infocom for Apple II, Commodore 64, Macintosh, DOS and many...

Year: 1982 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-06-25Tags: fantasy interactive fiction freeware text-only

Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon

Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon

Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon (or, simply, Railroad Tycoon) is a trains management and business sim created by MPS Labs and released by Microprose in 1990 for MS-DOS and Amiga. In 1991 it was ported to...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-06-04Tags: managerial real-time train freeware

The Patrician

The Patrician

The Patrician is a historical trading sim created by Triptychon Software and released in 1992 by Ascon for the Amiga and Atari ST, with a DOS version following in 1993. Initially released in German, with...

Year: 1992 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-05-30Tags: managerial trading medieval nautical sea trading freeware

UFO: Alien Invasion

UFO: Alien Invasion

UFO: Alien Invasion is a futuristic, squad-based and turn-based strategy game set in 2084, heavily inspired by X-COM, but not a sequel or a remake.

Year: 2015 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2015-04-08Tags: sci-fi/futuristic turn-based freeware

King's Quest III Redux

King's Quest III Redux

King's Quest III Redux is an enhanced remake of the popular point-and-click adventure published by Sierra in 1986.

Year: 2011 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-04-13Tags: fantasy remake sierra freeware kings quest