Games by Year: 1989

Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade

Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade: The Graphic Adventure was released in 1989 at the same time as the film. It was developed and published by Lucasfilm games (now LucasArts). It's a point and click adventure...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-13Tags: puzzle-solving movies scumm

North & South

North & South

North & South is an action/strategy game based on the comic books "The Blue Jackets", released in 1989 for Amiga and Atari ST and ported later for DOS, ZX Spectrum and other platforms. The game is based...

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-12-07Tags: comics historical battle amiga

Street Rod

Street Rod

Street Rod is an American muscle car street racing game developed by Magic Partners with P.Z. Karen Co. Development Group and published by California Dreams in 1989 on DOS and Commodore 64. It was released...

Year: 1989 Genre: Racing Updated: 2017-04-20Tags: managerial muscle cars

Maniac Mansion

Maniac Mansion

Maniac Mansion is a memorable point-and-click graphic adventure created by LucasArts initially for the Commodore 64. Written by Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick, it's the first adventure that uses the SCUMM...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2018-07-17Tags: graphic adventure puzzle elements comedy point-and-click scumm

R-Type

R-Type

R-Type is a side scrolling shoot-em-up arcade created by Irem in 1987. The graphics design was inspired by H. R. Giger's artwork for the Alien movies. The game was ported to several home computers including...

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2016-11-26Tags: arcade sci-fi/futuristic shooter

Dragon's Lair

Dragon's Lair

Dragon's Lair is a famous cinematic video game created initially as a laserdisc in 1983 by Don Bluth and Rick Dyer. Several home computer adaptations were released during the 1980s and 1990s, including...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-03-27Tags: fantasy interactive movie

Populous

Populous

Populous is regarded by many as the first ‘god’ game, developed by Bullfrog and published by Electronic Arts in 1989. The game was designed by Peter Molyneux, with Bullfrog creating a gameplay prototype...

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-06-30Tags: managerial real-time amiga god games

OutRun

OutRun

Out Run is an arcade racing game created by Sega in 1986. It was one of the best-selling video games of its time and it won the Golden Joystick Award for Game of the Year. It was ported to Commodore 64...

Year: 1989 Genre: Racing Updated: 2016-07-12Tags: arcade driving

Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon

Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon

Space Quest III: The Pirates of Pestulon is the third game, and one of the most appreciated, in the Space Quest series. It was developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1989 for Amiga, Atari ST and...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: puzzle-solving sci-fi/futuristic

Leisure Suit Larry II

Leisure Suit Larry II

Leisure Suit Larry Goes Looking for Love (in Several Wrong Places) is the second adventure game in the Leisure Suit Larry series created by Sierra On Line. The game was released in 1988 for MS-DOS, Atari...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-12-26Tags: adult puzzle-solving

The New Zealand Story

The New Zealand Story

This is the Amiga version (already packed to run on your PC) of one of the most popular arcade created by Taito, New Zealand Story. This conversion has been released in 1989, developed by Ocean in 1989,...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-26Tags: arcade amiga

Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast is a side-scrolling platformer created by Reflections for the Amiga and published by Psygnosis in 1989. It was considered revolutionary at the time, thanks to its graphics, colours,...

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2016-11-25Tags: fantasy puzzle-solving amiga

Future Wars: Time Travellers

Future Wars: Time Travellers

Future Wars: Time Travellers (known in North America as Future Wars: Adventures in Time) is the first cinematic adventure by Delphine Software, created by the programmer Paul Cuisset and the artist Eric...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-04-12Tags: puzzle-solving sci-fi/futuristic point-and-click

Leisure Suit Larry III

Leisure Suit Larry III

Leisure Suit Larry III: Passionate Patti in Pursuit of the Pulsating Pectorals is the third game in the popular adventure games series created by Al Lowe's for Sierra On-Line. Larry 3 was released in...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2016-11-04Tags: adult puzzle-solving