Action Games

Last Ninja 3

Last Ninja 3

The Last Ninja 3 is the third chapter of the popular series created by Mark Cale with its System 3 for the Commodore 64 and ported to many other platforms. Ninja Three was released for the Commodore 64, Atari ST and Amiga in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: commodore 64 fighting isometric japan martial arts mythology ninja puzzle-solving

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

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

Beyond Oasis

Beyond Oasis

Beyond Oasis (also known as The Story of Thor: A Successor of the Light) is a Japanese adventure-RPG developed by Ancient and published for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive between 1994 and 1995.

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-04-01Tags: action-rpg anime fantasy genesis original game jrpg 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: 2020-03-04Tags: aviation first-person flight puzzle-solving science fiction virtual world wireframe

Star Wars: X-Wing

Star Wars: X-Wing

Star Wars: X-Wing is the first flight sim game set in the Star Wars universe created by LucasArts. It was released in 1993 for PC MS-DOS only and it was followed one year later by Star Wars: TIE Fighter.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: flight movies real-time science fiction space flight vehicular combat simulator

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

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: 2020-07-31Tags: action-adventure climate change disaster post-apocalyptic real-time tactics virtual world

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

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters by Activision is a video game officially based on the 1984 Ghostbusters movie. It was released the same year of the film on several home computers, including Commodore 64, Apple II and MSX.

Year: 1984 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: licensed movies

Head Over Heels

Head Over Heels

Head Over Heels is an isometric action platformer game created by Jon Ritman and Bernie Drummond and published by Ocean Software. Originally released on Commodore 64 and other 8 bi...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-08-31Tags: arcade isometric platform puzzle-solving

D/Generation

D/Generation

D/Generation is a puzzle/adventure game released by Mindscape in the year 1991 for the PC, Amiga, and Atari ST. The game even got a port to the Amiga CD32 in 1993. Robert Cook ini...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: action-adventure aga amiga cd32 apple 2 original game cyberpunk isometric puzzle-solving single screen

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

Knight Lore

Knight Lore

Knight Lore is an isometric action-adventure developed by Tim and Chris Stamper and published by Ultimate Play The Game. The title was released in November 1984 for ZX Spectrum, and one year later for MSX, BBC Micro and Amstrad CPC.

Year: 1985 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-04-21Tags: action-adventure fantasy flip-screen isometric wizards and witches zx spectrum