Games by Year: 1984

Zenji

Zenji

Zenji is a puzzle game published by Activision in 1984 for 8-bit platforms, including Commodore 64, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, MSX, and ZX Spectrum. The game, designed...

Year: 1984 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2018-04-14Tags: arcade puzzle-solving top-down

McMurphy's Mansion

McMurphy's Mansion

McMurphy's Mansion is a classic text based adventure developed in 1984 by Martin-Art and released as shareware..

Year: 1984 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-06-08Tags: interactive fiction puzzle-solving text adventure

BurgerTime

BurgerTime

BurgerTime is the first Commodore 64 game added to GamesNostalgia. It is an arcade game created by Data East in 1982 and later ported to several 8-bit platforms, including the Commodore 64 in 1984.

Year: 1984 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2016-12-18Tags: arcade commodore 64 platform

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord is the first chapter of the popular series of role playing computer games. This simple simple dungeon crawler inspired to Dungeons & Dragons was developed by Andrew C.

Year: 1984 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2016-08-04Tags: dungeon crawler fantasy role-playing turn-based

Robotron: 2084

Robotron: 2084

Robotron: 2084 (also known as Robotron) is one of the arcades that made the history of video games. Developed by Eugene Jarvis and Larry DeMar of Vid Kidz and released by Williams Electronics in 1982, it was a huge commercial success.

Year: 1984 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2018-05-04Tags: 2d arcade science fiction shoot em up

The Activision Decathlon

The Activision Decathlon

The Activision Decathlon, or simply Decathlon, is a sports simulation created by David Crane initially for the Atari 2600 and published in 1983. It was then ported to MSX, Colecovision, Atari 5200 and Commodore 64.

Year: 1984 Genre: Sports Updated: 2017-10-06Tags: driving mixed sports olympiad simulation

Castle Wolfenstein

Castle Wolfenstein

Castle Wolfenstein was the inspiration for id Software's Wolfenstein 3D and it is the first game that incorporated stealth-based gameplay mechanics.

Year: 1984 Genre: Action Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: shoot em up stealth ww2

Pitstop II

Pitstop II

Pitstop II is a racing simulation created by Synergistic Software and released in 1984 by Epyx for the Apple II, Atari 8-bit and Commodore 64. The game has a split screen view and ...

Year: 1984 Genre: Racing Updated: 2016-12-13Tags: arcade automobile commodore 64 f1 simulation split-screen track racing vehicle simulator

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters by Activision is a video game officially based on the 1984 Ghostbusters movie. It was released the same year of the film on several home computers, including Commodore 64, Apple II and MSX.

Year: 1984 Genre: Action Updated: 2016-12-11Tags: licensed movies

Pitfall II: Lost Caverns

Pitfall II: Lost Caverns

Pitfall II: Lost Caverns is the sequel to the award-winning PItfall by David Crane and was developed and published by Activision in 1984 for 9 different platforms including Apple II, Commodore 64, Colecovision and Atari 5200.

Year: 1984 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-05-04Tags: arcade atari 2600 atari 5200 metroidvania platform south america

Impossible Mission

Impossible Mission

Impossible Mission is famous puzzle-solving action adventure designed and programmed by Dennis Caswell initially for the Commodore 64 and released in 1984 by Epyx. The game was por...

Year: 1984 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2016-12-17Tags: espionage platform puzzle-solving science fiction spy

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.

Year: 1984 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2018-05-21Tags: arcade flip-screen metroidvania platform

Pac Man

Pac Man

Pac Man doesn't need any introduction. The arcade designed by Toru Iwatani for Namco and released in 1980 is the most popular videogame ever created. The yellow dots eater and the...

Year: 1984 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2017-04-17Tags: arcade fantasy maze

Boulder Dash

Boulder Dash

Boulder Dash is a popular strategy/maze game originally created by Peter Liepa and Chris Gray for Atari 8-bit and released by First Star Software in 1984. The game was ported to s...

Year: 1984 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2017-01-04Tags: arcade maze puzzle-solving