Action Games

Choplifter!

Choplifter!

Choplifter! is a helicopter simulator/action-adventure created by Dan Gorlin for the Apple II and published in 1982 by Brøderbund. The game was converted to Atari 8-bit, VIC-20, C...

Year: 1983 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-10-29Tags: apple 2 original game cinematic flight h-scrolling shoot-em up helicopter military vehicular combat simulator

Ashes of Empire

Ashes of Empire

Ashes of Empire (also known as Fallen Empire) is an action-adventure published by Mirage originally for the Amiga in 1992. The game was designed by Mike Singleton, the author of Midwinter and Midwinter II: Flames Of Freedom.

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-09-04Tags: 3d action-adventure adventure-strategy amiga original game management polygons virtual world

Prison

Prison

Prison is a post-apocalyptic action-adventure developed and released by Krisalis Software in 1989 for the Atari ST and Amiga. In this game created by Peter Harrap (author of Monty ...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-07-14Tags: action-adventure crime & punishment flip-screen post-apocalyptic rpg elements

The Godfather

The Godfather

The Godfather is the official videogame of the Francis Ford Coppola film released in 1972. The game was developed by Creative Materials and published by U.S. Gold in 1992 for Amiga, Atari ST, and MS-DOS.

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-06-15Tags: crime & punishment licensed movies multi-type shoot em up side-scrolling

Fright Night

Fright Night

Fright Night is a game released by MicroDeal in 1988, based on the 1985 horror/comedy film "Fright Night". Good graphics and excellent music by David Whittaker, but gameplay-wise, the title is not very original.

Year: 1988 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-06-07Tags: amiga original game horror licensed movies side-scrolling vampires

Ninja Remix

Ninja Remix

Ninja Remix is the conversion for Amiga and Atari ST of the Commodore 4 hit created by System 3, The Last Ninja. This action adventure is probably the best game ever created for th...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-06-05Tags: fighting isometric japan martial arts mythology ninja puzzle-solving

The Legend of William Tell

The Legend of William Tell

Crossbow: The Legend Of William Tell, or simply Legend Of William Tell, is an action-adventure created by Intelligent Design, based on the TV series of the '80s featuring the Swiss national hero William Tell.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-06-01Tags: action-adventure flip-screen licensed puzzle-solving tv series

Space Ace II: Borf's Revenge

Space Ace II: Borf's Revenge

Space Ace II: Borf's Revenge is the second chapter of the PC edition of the famous Don Bluth laser-disc game Space Ace. The title was released by Readysoft in 1991-92 for MS-DOS, Amiga, Atari ST, and Macintosh.

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-05-30Tags: cartoon cinematic hand-drawn animations interactive movie laserdisc

Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread

Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread

Dragon's Lair III: The Curse of Mordread is the third and final chapter of the home computer editions of Don Bluth's saga Dragon's Lair. This release, published in 1993, contains...

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-05-19Tags: cartoon cinematic hand-drawn animations interactive movie laserdisc

Darkman

Darkman

Darkman is the videogame adaptation of the 1990 film directed by Sam Raimi. The game was released in 1991, and as many movie conversions, it was curated by Ocean. The title was rel...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-04-30Tags: fighting licensed movies multi-type

Dragon's Lair II: Time Warp

Dragon's Lair II: Time Warp

Dragon's Lair II: Time Warp is the home computer adaptation of Dragon's Lair II, the sequel of the popular laserdisc arcade game created by Don Bluth Studios. This version was rele...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-04-30Tags: cartoon cinematic fantasy hand-drawn animations interactive movie laserdisc

Ghosts 'N Goblins

Ghosts 'N Goblins

Ghosts 'N Goblins for the Amiga was released by Elite in 1990, several years after the original Capcom coin-up. Actually, it was released a few months after the release of the sequel, Ghouls 'N Ghosts, by US Gold.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-04-10Tags: coin-up conversion dark fantasy horror platform side-scrolling sword and sorcery

Project Nomad

Project Nomad

Project Nomad is a space exploration game developed by Intense! Interactive and published by GameTek in 1993. I'm going to be straightforward about this, I don't know what to think about Nomad.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-03-10Tags: business simulation management science fiction space flight

Killing Cloud

Killing Cloud

Killing Cloud is a sci-fi action-strategy game set in a cyberpunk San Francisco in the year 1997. It was developed by Vektor Grafix initially for Atari ST, then later ported to Amiga and MS-DOS.

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-03-06Tags: 3d action strategy atari st cyberpunk flight polygons vector graphics