Action Games

Exile

Exile

Exile is an action video game ported by Audiogenic to the Amiga, Commodore 64, and Atari ST in 1991. The original title was developed in 1988 by Superior Software for the BBC Micro.

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-06-30Tags: action-adventure bbc micro metroidvania multi-directional science fiction

Jungle Strike

Jungle Strike

Jungle Strike is an action/shooter game with strategy elements created by Electronic Arts originally for the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis. The game is the sequel to Desert Strike, the ...

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-06-29Tags: flight genesis original game helicopter jungle multi-directional shoot em up

American McGee's Alice

American McGee's Alice

American McGee's Alice is a third-person action-adventure developed by Rogue Entertainment and published by Electronic Arts in 2000. This entry is named after its renowned directo...

Year: 2000 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-06-24Tags: 3d action-adventure horror puzzle-solving

Another World

Another World

Another World, also known as Out of This World, is a cinematic platformer action-adventure designed by Éric Chahi for Delphine Software and released in 1991 initially for Amiga an...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-06-03Tags: amiga original game platform puzzle-solving science fiction shoot em up

Conquests of Camelot: The Search for the Grail

Conquests of Camelot: The Search for the Grail

Conquests of Camelot: The Search for the Grail is a graphic adventure by Sierra On-Line released in 1990 for PC, Amiga and, Atari ST. The game was written and designed by Christy Marx.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-06-01Tags: graphic adventure medieval mythology point and click text-based

Ballistix

Ballistix

Ballistix is a very original arcade/action game created by Reflections, designed by Martin Edmondson and programmed by Paul Howarth, the same people behind Shadow of the Beast. It ...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-05-22Tags: 2 players arcade multiplayer real-time science fiction

The Gold of the Aztecs

The Gold of the Aztecs

The Gold of the Aztecs is an action-adventure created by Kinetica and published by U.S. Gold in 1990 for the Amiga, Atari ST and MS-DOS. The game is set in Mexico. The hero, a sor...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-05-17Tags: action-adventure archaeology flip-screen history jungle

Hostages

Hostages

Hostages is an action game developed and published by Infogrames in 1988 for the Amiga and Atari ST. The title was also ported to other platforms, including DOS, Apple IIgs, NES, Commodore 64, among others.

Year: 1988 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-05-09Tags: espionage military multi-type shoot em up spy stealth

Syndicate

Syndicate

Syndicate is a cyberpunk isometric real-time tactical game from Bullfrog Productions created in 1993 and released for DOS and Amiga, then later ported to Windows, Macintosh, 3DO and other platforms.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-04-30Tags: cyberpunk dystopia isometric real-time science fiction

Colorado

Colorado

Colorado is an action-adventure and exploration game created by French company Silmarils in 1990 for the Amiga, Atari ST, and MS-DOS. The game designed by André and Louis‑Marie...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-04-30Tags: action-adventure flip-screen history nature north america wild west

Knight Lore

Knight Lore

Knight Lore is an isometric action-adventure developed by Tim and Chris Stamper and published by Ultimate Play The Game. The title was released in November 1984 for ZX Spectrum, and one year later for MSX, BBC Micro and Amstrad CPC.

Year: 1985 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-04-21Tags: action-adventure fantasy flip-screen isometric wizards and witches zx spectrum

Midwinter

Midwinter

Midwinter is a first-person action adventure game with strategy elements created by Mike Singleton for Maelstrom Games and published for Atari ST and PC in 1989, then ported to Amiga in 1990.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-04-19Tags: action-adventure climate change disaster post-apocalyptic real-time tactics virtual world

Alcatraz

Alcatraz

Alcatraz is an action game developed by 221B and published by Infogrames in 1992 for MS-DOS, Amiga, and Atari ST. It's the sequel to another Infogrames title called Hostages, even though the two games are a bit different.

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-04-18Tags: 2 players co-op first-person military multi-type shoot em up side-scrolling split-screen

Spy vs Spy: The Island Caper

Spy vs Spy: The Island Caper

Spy vs. Spy II: The Island Caper is a game developed by Michael J. Riedel and published by First Star Software initially in 1985 for Commodore 64. It was ported to Apple II, Atari 8-bit, and MSX in 1986.

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-04-18Tags: 2 players action strategy comics competitive espionage licensed split-screen spy versus