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Beat-'em-up Games

Brutal: Paws of Fury

Brutal: Paws of Fury is a competitive beat-em-up created by GameTek for SEGA CD and Mega Drive/Genesis in 1994. The game was also ported and released for the Amiga, SNES, and MS-DOS.

Year: 1994 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2 players 2d cartoon competitive fighting martial arts versus

Golden Axe

Golden Axe is a side-scrolling hack and slash fantasy game created by Sega and released for arcade machines in 1989. The game was ported the same year to the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesi...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2 players arcade brawler co-op coin-op conversion fantasy fighting hack and slash sword and sorcery

Altered Beast

Altered Beast is a beat ''em-up arcade game created by SEGA in 1988 as a coin-op machine. The same year it was also converted to the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis console, becoming the pack-in game officially offered with the console.

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2 players coin-op conversion dark fantasy mythology side-scrolling

Shinobi

Shinobi is an arcade game created by SEGA in 1987, ported almost immediately to the Master System and later to many other platforms. In the game, you control a ninja ("shinobi" mea...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up

arcade coin-op conversion fighting martial arts ninja side-scrolling

Streets of Rage 3

Streets of Rage 3 is a beat-em-up created by SEGA for the Mega Drive/Genesis, released in 1994. It is the third chapter of the famous Streets of Rage series. After the success of ...

Year: 1994 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2 players anime brawler co-op genesis original game side-scrolling

Mortal Kombat II

Mortal Kombat II is the second installment in the Mortal Kombat franchise, developed by Midway games and published by Acclaim Entertainment in 1993. This sequel is just one of t...

Year: 1994 Genre: Beat-'em-up

arcade competitive fighting martial arts motion capture multiplayer

WWF Wrestlemania

WWF WrestleMania is a wrestling game created by Twilight originally for the Amiga and published by Ocean in 1991. The game, which was the first official WWF-licensed title for home...

Year: 1991 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2 players amiga original game competitive fighting multiplayer wrestling

Karateka

Karateka is a martial arts fighting game and the first title created by the famous designer Jordan Mechner, author of Prince of Persia. Karateka was developed by Mechner for the Apple II and published in 1984 by Brøderbund.

Year: 1985 Genre: Beat-'em-up

apple 2 original game brawler fighting martial arts

Damage: The Sadistic Butchering of Humanity

Damage: The Sadistic Butchering of Humanity is a violent action game/beat 'em up created by Suomi-Peli for the Commodore Amiga in 1996. The game's goal is simple: explore the city and kill all the people you can find.

Year: 1996 Genre: Beat-'em-up

amiga original game crime & punishment cyberpunk flip-screen freeware sandbox violence

Tiger Road

Tiger Road is a side-scrolling beat 'em up released by Capcom in 1987. The game was designed by Tokuro Fujiwara, who directed also the Ghosts 'n Goblins series and many other arcades.

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up

arcade coin-op conversion martial arts side-scrolling

The Karate Kid: Part II

The Karate Kid: Part II is a beat-em-up based on the popular movie of the '80s with Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita. The game was created by Steve Bak and Pete Lyon and published by MicroDeal in 1987 for the Amiga and Atari ST.

Year: 1987 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2 players competitive licensed martial arts movies single screen versus

Satan

Satan is a platformer/beat-em-up created by the Spanish studio Dinamic Software originally for the MSX, then ported to several 8-bit and 16-bit platforms including Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, in 1990.

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up

barbarian basher fantasy msx platform-shooter side-scrolling

Ivanhoe

Ivanhoe is a medieval side-scrolling beat-em-up created by Ocean in 1990 for Atari ST and Amiga. The game is based on the medieval legend of Sir Ivanhoe, a knight who fights to restore King Richard the Lionheart to the throne.

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up

cartoon hack and slash medieval side-scrolling

Blade Warrior

Blade Warrior is an action-adventure/beat'em up created by Jason Kingsley and released by Image Works in 1991 for Amiga, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, and MS-DOS..

Year: 1991 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2d action-adventure fantasy parallax scrolling side-scrolling sword and sorcery