Action Games

Tau Ceti: The Lost Star Colony

Tau Ceti: The Lost Star Colony

Tau Ceti is a mix of action, adventure, and space simulation initially developed for the ZX Spectrum by Pete Cooke in 1985. The game was also ported to Atari ST, C64, and MS-DOS. A...

Year: 1986 Genre: Action Updated: 2022-05-23Tags: 3d adventure-strategy science fiction space sim vehicular combat simulator zx spectrum

Alien 3

Alien 3

Alien³, or more simply Alien 3, is the videogame based on the sci-fi horror movie with the same name, the third of the series. The game was developed by Probe Software originally ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2022-05-06Tags: aliens genesis original game licensed movies multi-directional platform-shooter science fiction

Castle Wolfenstein

Castle Wolfenstein

Castle Wolfenstein is a stealth shooter developed and published by Muse Software in 1981 for the Apple II. It made its way onto the Atari 8-bit and Commodore 64 in 1983 and DOS in 1984.

Year: 1984 Genre: Action Updated: 2022-03-31Tags: apple 2 original game shoot em up stealth ww2

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: 2022-03-31Tags: apple 2 original game cinematic flight h-scrolling shoot-em up helicopter military vehicular combat simulator

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: 2022-03-05Tags: action-adventure aga bbc micro metroidvania multi-directional science fiction

Cyberia

Cyberia

Cyberia is a cinematic action/adventure game created by Xatrix Entertainment in 1994 for MS-DOS and published by Interplay. Later it was released also for PlayStation and Sega Saturn.

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2022-02-20Tags: 3d rendering action-adventure cyberpunk pre-rendered puzzle-solving rail shooter

Conan: The Cimmerian

Conan: The Cimmerian

Conan: The Cimmerian is an action-adventure with RPG elements created by Synergistic Software for PC and Amiga and released in 1991 by Virgin Games. The game is officially based on...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2022-02-20Tags: action-adventure adventure-rpg fantasy licensed multi-directional novel sword and sorcery

Enemy: Tempest of Violence

Enemy: Tempest of Violence

Enemy: Tempest Of Violence is a platformer action-adventure created by Anachronia for the Amiga and published originally in 1997. The developer released an improved version, called...

Year: 1997 Genre: Action Updated: 2022-01-03Tags: 2 players action-adventure amiga original game co-op flip-screen freeware platform

Metal Gear

Metal Gear

Metal Gear is a stealth action-adventure designed by Hideo Kojima and originally released in 1987 by Konami for the MSX2. It was later ported to the NES, Commodore 64, and DOS. Not...

Year: 1987 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-12-23Tags: espionage msx spy stealth

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