Action Games

Fade to Black

Fade to Black

Fade to Black is a 3D action-adventure created by Delphine Software and published in 1995 by Electronic Arts for PC and Playstation. It's the sequel to the popular 1992 cinematic platformer Flashback.

Year: 1995 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-11-16Tags: action-adventure aliens motion capture polygons 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: 2019-10-20Tags: flight helicopter multi-directional shoot em up

Damocles: Mercenary II

Damocles: Mercenary II

Damocles is the second game of the Mercenary series created by Novagen Software. The title, also known as Mercenary 2, was released in 1990 for the Amiga and Atari ST. Paul Woakes...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-01Tags: 3d atari st first-person non-linear open world polygons science fiction virtual world

Zorro

Zorro

Zorro is a cinematic action adventure created for MS-DOS by Capstone Software and released in 1995. The game represents an attempt to bring the Prince of Persia mechanics to the s...

Year: 1995 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: action-adventure cinematic platform

Mortimer and the Riddles of the Medallion

Mortimer and the Riddles of the Medallion

Mortimer and the Riddles of the Medallion is an educational action/puzzle game created by LucasArts and released for Windows 95 and Macintosh in 1996. The game uses the Rebel Assault game engine and it's designed for kids 5 and up.

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2018-01-19Tags: educational first-person puzzle-solving

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: 2019-07-17Tags: action-adventure climate change disaster post-apocalyptic real-time tactics virtual world

Unreal

Unreal

Not to be confused with Epic Games' fps, Unreal is a fantasy action game released by Ubi Soft for the Amiga in 1990. It was ported to DOS and Atari ST in 1991. Unreal combines two...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: amiga original game barbarian fantasy puzzle-solving

Mercenary

Mercenary

Mercenary: Escape from Targ is a sci-fi action-adventure game designed by Paul Woakes and released by his company, Novagen Software, initially for Atari 8-bit in 1986. It was porte...

Year: 1985 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: aviation first-person flight puzzle-solving science fiction virtual world wireframe

Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain

Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain

Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain was developed by Silicon Knights and published by Crystal Dynamics. It was first released for the PlayStation in 1996. The Windows port was made by Semi ...

Year: 1997 Genre: Action Updated: 2018-06-05Tags: action-rpg adult dark fantasy fantasy horror rpg elements top-down vampires

Star Wars NES

Star Wars NES

In occasion of the Star Wars Day 2018 (May the "Fourth") we present you a little gem: the Star Wars video game for the NES, developed by Beam Software and released by JVC in 1991. ...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2018-05-03Tags: licensed movies platform science fiction

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: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade multiplayer real-time science fiction

Space Rogue

Space Rogue

Space Rogue is a 3D space flight RPG developed and published by Origin Systems in 1989 for the Apple II, Commodore 64, DOS, and Mac. It was ported in 1990 to the Amiga, PC-98, and a few others.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: first-person rpg elements science fiction shoot em up space space flight top-down

Hunter

Hunter

Hunter is a 3D action adventure created by Paul Holmes and published by Activision in 1991 for the Amiga and Atari ST. It is considered the first successful example of "sandbox" video game based on free roaming in a 3d environment.

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-19Tags: 3d amiga original game helicopter naval sandbox shoot em up tank virtual world watercraft

Star Wars: Rebel Assault

Star Wars: Rebel Assault

Star Wars: Rebel Assault is a flight shooter based in the Star Wars universe and was developed and published by LucasArts in 1993 for Mac and DOS. The game renders actual footage and uses music from the movies.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: arcade aviation flight licensed rail shooter science fiction space flight video backdrop