Games by Year: 1996

Road Rash

Road Rash

Road Rash is a violent motorcycle racing video game developed and published by Electronic Arts released initially in 1991 for Sega Genesis, then ported to Amiga and other platforms. In 1994 a remake was...

Year: 1996 Genre: Racing Updated: 2016-12-05Tags: driving simulation combat racing

Sid Meier's Civilization II

Sid Meier's Civilization II

Sid Meier's Civilization II is the second chapter of the most famous turn-based strategy video game ever created. The game's objective is to "Build an empire to stand the test of time". This second chapter,...

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2018-02-11Tags: managerial turn-based

Duke Nukem 3D

Duke Nukem 3D

Duke Nukem 3D is a sci-fi first-person shooter created by 3D Realms and published by GT Interactive Software for PC in 1996. The game is the sequel of Duke Nukem and Duke Nukem II, two shooters/platformers...

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2018-05-30Tags: sci-fi/futuristic 1st-person fps

Quake

Quake

Quake is a first-person shooter video game, developed by id Software and published by GT Interactive in 1996. Unlike the Doom engine before it, the Quake engine offered full real-time 3D rendering and...

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2016-11-19Tags: shooter

Diablo

Diablo

Diablo is a most famous "hack and slash" role-playing game created by Blizzard and released at the end of 1996 for Windows. Two years later it was released to Macintosh. It is not only one of the most...

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-07-11Tags: 2d scrolling isometric action rpg hack and slash fantasy real-time

Twisted Metal

Twisted Metal

Twisted Metal is a vehicular combat/racing game developed by SingleTrac and published by Sony Computer Entertainment initally for Playstation in 1995. A Windows95 version of the game was released in 1996,...

Year: 1996 Genre: Racing Updated: 2018-01-20Tags: driving fighting combat racing

Heroes of Might and Magic II

Heroes of Might and Magic II

Heroes of Might and Magic II: The Succession Wars is a turn-based strategy game published in 1996 by the 3DO Company. It is the second installment of the Heroes of Might and Magic series and it is considered...

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2017-02-18Tags: fantasy turn-based

Master of Orion II: Battle at Antares

Master of Orion II: Battle at Antares

Master of Orion II: Battle At Antares, the sequel to Master of Orion, is a popular turn-based 4x space empire game designed by Steve Barcia and Ken Burd and developed by Simtex. The game was published...

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-07Tags: managerial sci-fi/futuristic turn-based

Lords of the Realm II

Lords of the Realm II

Lords of the Realm II is a strategy meets resource management computer game developed by Impressions Games and published by Sierra On-Line in 1996. It is the second game in the Lords of the Realm series....

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-13Tags: real-time managerial turn-based medieval

Command & Conquer: Red Alert

Command & Conquer: Red Alert

Command & Conquer: Red Alert is a real-time strategy game created by Westwood Studios and published by Virgin in 1996 for MS-DOS and Windows 95. It was later ported to PlayStation. Red Alert is the second...

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2018-06-07Tags: real-time sci-fi/futuristic

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider is one of the most popular videogames franchise of all time. The original 3D action-adventure, where players control Lara Croft from a third-person perspective, was developed by Core Design...

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-01-30Tags: puzzle-solving

Championship Manager 96/97

Championship Manager 96/97

Championship Manager 96/97 is a new version of Championship Manager 2, the popular football management sim created by Sports Interactive. As you can imagine this re-release includes the seasonal updates...

Year: 1996 Genre: Sports Updated: 2017-04-03Tags: managerial football soccer

Descent II

Descent II

Descent II is a first person shooter published in 1996. It's the sequel to Decent. The game was published by Interplay Productions and developed by Parallax Software. Originally intended as an expansion...

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2017-01-19Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter

Syndicate Wars

Syndicate Wars

Syndicate Wars is the second title in the Syndicate series, created by Bullfrog Productions in 1996. Unlike the first game and the expansion, this new chapter was not released for the Amiga. Syndicate...

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2016-11-23Tags: cyberpunk real-time