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

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

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

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

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: 2018-03-29Tags: graphic adventure puzzle elements comedy point-and-click scumm

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

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

SimCity

SimCity

SimCity, one of the most popular videogames of all the times, is an open-ended city-building game designed by Will Wright and developed by Maxis. It was released for Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-05-22Tags: managerial city building amiga

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

Xenon 2: Megablast

Xenon 2: Megablast

Xenon 2: Megablast is a vertical scrolling space shooter designed by Bitmap Brothers, originally produced for the Amiga and Atari ST in 1989, and later converted to the PC, Sega Master System and other...

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2015-11-22Tags: arcade sci-fi/futuristic shooter amiga

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge is a side-scrolling beat 'em up created originally as an arcade by Technos Japan, as sequel to Double Dragon. The game was ported to many home computers, including DOS, Atari...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2016-06-25Tags: fighting

War in Middle Earth

War in Middle Earth

J.R.R. Tolkien's War in Middle Earth (or just War in Middle Earth) is a strategy/wargame created by Synergistic Software, set in the Lord of the Rings universe. It was published by Australian company...

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2018-05-21Tags: wargame fantasy real-time licensed sword and sorcery

Stunt Car Racer

Stunt Car Racer

Stunt Track Racer (Stunt Car Racer in the UK) is a racing videogame developed by Geoff Crammond and published by MicroStyle in 1989 for the Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64 and Amstrad...

Year: 1989 Genre: Racing Updated: 2017-01-27Tags: driving stunts