Action Games

Arcticfox

Arcticfox

Arcticfox is one of the first 3D games ever created for the Amiga. It puts the player in the cockpit of a futuristic tank, on an alien world covered by snow. The game, developed by...

Year: 1986 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-02-27Tags: aliens amiga original game first-person tank vehicular combat simulator

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

Ghostbusters II

Ghostbusters II

Ghostbusters II is an adaptation of the famous movie by Ivan Reitman, the sequel to the 1984 film Ghostbusters. The game was developed by Foursfield for several home computers, inc...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-02-08Tags: isometric licensed movies multi-type north america supernatural

Dragon's Lair: Escape from Singe's Castle

Dragon's Lair: Escape from Singe's Castle

Dragon's Lair: Escape from Singe's Castle is the second part of the home computer version of the famous laserdisc game created by Don Bluth Studios: Dragon's Lair. The original arc...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-02-09Tags: cartoon cinematic coin-up conversion fantasy hand-drawn animations interactive movie laserdisc

Duck Tales: The Quest for Gold

Duck Tales: The Quest for Gold

Duck Tales: The Quest for Gold is a game based on the Disney animated series Duck Tales. Developed by Incredible Technologies, it was released in 1990 for Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and MS-DOS.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-01-24Tags: cartoon licensed mini-games multi-type tv series

Space Ace

Space Ace

Space Ace is the second laserdisc game created by Don Bluth, published at the end of 1983, less than 1 year after Dragon's Lair's huge success. The home computers conversions, for ...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-01-20Tags: cartoon cinematic coin-up conversion hand-drawn animations interactive movie laserdisc science fiction

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

Gravity

Gravity

Gravity is an isometric action game created by Image Works for Atari ST and Amiga, and released in 1990..

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-10-28Tags: action strategy coverdisk isometric multi-directional science fiction space

Batman: The Caped Crusader

Batman: The Caped Crusader

Batman: The Caped Crusader is a videogame inspired by the comic book by DC Comics. It was created by Special FX initially for ZX Spectrum and also ported to Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and other platforms.

Year: 1988 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-10-30Tags: 2d action-adventure arcade comics licensed platform side-scrolling zx spectrum

Barbarian

Barbarian

Barbarian is an action game created by Psygnosis initially for the Amiga and released in 1987. It was later ported to Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, and other platforms.

Year: 1987 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-10-25Tags: amiga original game barbarian fantasy side-scrolling sword and sorcery

Pegasus

Pegasus

Pegasus is an action game developed by Optimus and published by Gremlin in 1991 for PC, Amiga, and Atari ST. In this title, clearly inspired by mythology, you are Perseus, and you have to fight Satan and his guardians.

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-10-18Tags: fantasy multi-type mythology parallax scrolling platform shoot em up side-scrolling

Total Recall

Total Recall

Total Recall is the adaptation of the science-fiction movie directed by Paul Verhoeven, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. The game was released in 1990, the same year of the film, and Ocean published it.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-10-08Tags: licensed movies multi-type platform-shooter science fiction side-scrolling

MechWarrior 2: 31st Century Combat

MechWarrior 2: 31st Century Combat

MechWarrior 2: 31st Century Combat is a 3D vehicle combat sim game created by Activision and released in 1995 for MS-DOS. It was ported later to Windows and Mac, in addition to the console versions released in 1997.

Year: 1995 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 3d 3d acceleration battlemech mecha science fiction war