Action Games

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: 2019-10-22Tags: action-adventure dystopia humour isometric non-linear puzzle-solving

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

Ghouls 'N Ghosts

Ghouls 'N Ghosts

Ghouls 'N Ghosts, aka Daimakaimura (Great Demon World Village), is a famous arcade created by Capcom as a sequel to Ghosts 'n Goblins. It was initially released in 1988. It was ported to many home platforms, computers, and consoles.

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-02-06Tags: coin-up conversion dark fantasy horror side-scrolling vampires wizards and witches

Syndicate Wars

Syndicate Wars

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

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: cyberpunk real-time squad management

Tomb Raider (nGlide version)

Tomb Raider (nGlide version)

This version of Tomb Raider has been prepared specifically for GamesNostalgia by one of our most faithful readers and huge fan of Lara Croft and the famous Core Design's masterpiece.

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-04-06Tags: 3d acceleration action-adventure ancient egypt archaeology jungle south america

Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake

Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake

Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake is a top-down stealth action game developed and published by Konami and released in 1990. It was written and designed by Hideo Kojima, who also designed the MSX2 version of the original Metal Gear.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-09Tags: espionage msx science fiction spy stealth

Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe

Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe

Speedball is a videogame series based on a violent futuristic cyberpunk sport that draws on elements of handball and ice hockey. This is the second game of the series, developed by...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-06Tags: 2 players amiga cd32 brutal sports cyberpunk multiplayer science fiction

Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast is a side-scrolling platformer created by Reflections for the Amiga and published by Psygnosis in 1989. It was considered revolutionary at the time, thanks to i...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-02-06Tags: amiga original game basher fantasy puzzle-solving

Zelda Classic

Zelda Classic

Zelda Classic is a fanmade faithful reproduction of The Legend of Zelda, the legendary videogame created by Nintendo. This remake, created by Armageddon Games, is an exact replica of the NES version released in 1986.

Year: 2000 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-06-30Tags: fangames fantasy nes puzzle-solving remake

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

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: 2019-10-22Tags: flight science fiction shoot em up space flight vehicular combat simulator

Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet is a first-person 3D game, considered revolutionary at the time, in which you fly a magic carpet. The game was developed by Bullfrog Productions and released in 1994 f...

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: aviation fantasy flight shoot em up

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 ...

Year: 1995 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: 3d aviation first-person flight science fiction shoot em up space flight texture map

Rygar: The Legendary Warrior

Rygar: The Legendary Warrior

Rygar: Legendary warrior is an arcade platform action game created by Tecmo in 1986 and ported to several platforms, including C64, ZX Spectrum, and Sega Master System. In 2019, Graeme Cowie created an Amiga AGA version.

Year: 2019 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-03-13Tags: aga coin-up conversion fantasy freeware hack and slash platform public domain side-scrolling