Action Games

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: 2020-12-26Tags: espionage military multi-type shoot em up spy stealth

RoboCop 3

RoboCop 3

RoboCop 3 is the official videogame based on the third chapter of the Robocop movie saga, where the protagonist is a cyborg-policeman. This version of the game was created by Digit...

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-21Tags: 3d crime & punishment cyborgs licensed movies multi-type polygons

Gunfright

Gunfright

Gunfright is an action-adventure/shooter created by Ultimate Play the Game initially for the ZX Spectrum in 1985. It was also ported to MSX and Amstrad CPC. The game developed by ...

Year: 1986 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-08Tags: action-adventure filmation engine isometric wild west zx spectrum

Wing Commander II: Vengeance of the Kilrathi

Wing Commander II: Vengeance of the Kilrathi

Wing Commander II: Vengeance of the Kilrathi is the sequel to the original Wing Commander, and is the second in the Wing Commander series. The game is, like it's predecessor, a space combat simulator.

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: flight science fiction shoot em up space flight vehicular combat simulator

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider is an action-adventure game developed by Core Design and published by Eidos Interactive in 1996 for PC, Sega Saturn, and PlayStation. Eidos Interactive, formerly known...

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 3d action-adventure ancient egypt archaeology platform puzzle-solving south america

Ultima VIII: Pagan

Ultima VIII: Pagan

Ultima VIII: Pagan is the eighth chapter of the role-playing video game series created by Richard Garriott and published by Origin Systems. It was released in 1994 for DOS only. U...

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-rpg fantasy medieval puzzle-solving sword and sorcery

Syndicate: American Revolt

Syndicate: American Revolt

Syndicate: American Revolt is an expansion of the original action strategy game created by Bullfrog. It was released in 1993 for MS-DOS and one year later for the Amiga. The data d...

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: cyberpunk dystopia mission real-time science fiction squad management

Syndicate Wars

Syndicate Wars

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

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: cyberpunk real-time squad management

Star Wars: TIE Fighter

Star Wars: TIE Fighter

Star Wars: Tie Fighter is a space flight and space combat simulator game released in 1994 by LucasArts (or Lucasfilm Games if you prefer). The game is the sequel to Star Wars X-Wing.

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: flight movies science fiction space flight vehicular combat simulator

Terminal Velocity

Terminal Velocity

Terminal Velocity is an arcade-style simulation video game released by 3D Realms in 1995 for PC and Mac. Terminal Velocity was quite different from the flight simulation games of i...

Year: 1995 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 3d aviation first-person flight science fiction shoot em up space flight texture map

MechWarrior

MechWarrior

MechWarrior is a vehicle simulation game developed by Dynamix and published by Activision. The title was created in 1989 for DOS but was later ported to Sharp X68000 in 1992 and PC-98 home in 1993.

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: battlemech mecha science fiction vehicular combat simulator

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park is the video game adaptation of the Steven Spielberg film, developed and published by Ocean Software and released in 1993 for the Amiga and DOS. The game and the film were released the same year.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aga arcade history movies multi-type prehistoric shoot em up

Little Big Adventure

Little Big Adventure

Little Big Adventure is, as the name suggests, an adventure game that was developed by Adeline Software and published by Electronic Arts in Europe but was released by Activision under a different name in North America and Asia.

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-adventure dystopia humour isometric non-linear puzzle-solving

Grand Theft Auto

Grand Theft Auto

Grand Theft Auto, popularly known as GTA, is a 2D open-world action game developed by DMA Design and published by BMG in 1997 for PC. At the end of that same year, it would see the light in the Playstation 1.

Year: 1997 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 2d automobile crime & punishment driving non-linear north america open world violence