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Super Street Fighter II Turbo

Super Street Fighter II Turbo

Super Street Fighter II Turbo is a competitive fighting game created by Capcom and released initially as an arcade in 1994. It is the fifth game in the Street Fighter II series, b...

Year: 1995 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-01-17Tags: fighting 3do side view arcade competitive

Lode Runner: The Legend Returns

Lode Runner: The Legend Returns

Lode Runner: The Legend Returns is the sequel/remake of the original Lode Runner created by Douglas E Smith. It was developed by Presage Software and published by Sierra On-Line in 1994 for DOS, Mac, and Windows 3.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-04-14Tags: side view enhanced remakes

Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars

Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars

Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars is the first in the franchise of side scrollers of the same name, developed by id Software and published by Apogee Software in 1990 for DOS. There are 5 entries into the series.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: sci-fi/futuristic side view top-down

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...

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

Castlevania II: Simon's Quest

Castlevania II: Simon's Quest

Castlevania II: Simon's Quest is a platformer action-adventure created by Konami in 1987 for the Famicom and released in North America for the NES in 1988. This is the second game...

Year: 1988 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-04-26Tags: side view platform metroidvania fantasy horror 2d scrolling

Treasure Island Dizzy

Treasure Island Dizzy

Treasure Island Dizzy is a 2D platform-adventure developed by The Highlanders and published by Codemasters initially in 1988 for ZX Spectrum, then ported to Atari ST, Amiga and Commodore 64.

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-03-23Tags: side view platform puzzle elements fixed/flip-screen

The Plague

The Plague

The Plague is an action sci-fi shooter developed by Critical Design and published by Innerprise Software in 1990 for the Amiga. The game is set in a future that looks pretty bleak.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-03-29Tags: sci-fi/futuristic side view platform shooter 2d scrolling