Beat-'em-up Games

Shadow Warriors

Shadow Warriors

Shadow Warriors (or Ninja Gaiden in non-PAL countries) is a coin-up created by Tecmo and released in 1988. The home computer versions were created by Ocean and published in 1990 fo...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2021-01-16Tags: 2 players arcade coin-up conversion fighting ninja

Lorna

Lorna

Lorna is an action game based on the Spanish comic book character created by Alfonso Azpiri. The game was developed by Topo Soft and released in 1990 for the Amiga, Atari ST, MS-DOS, MSX, Amstrad CPC, and ZX Spectrum.

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-12-30Tags: brawler comics cyberpunk licensed side-scrolling

Ninja Spirit

Ninja Spirit

Ninja Spirit, known in Japan as Saigo no Nindou, is an arcade game created by Irem in 1988. Two years later, the home computer versions were released, including the Amiga version, the Atari ST one, Commodore 64, and more.

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-12-28Tags: coin-up conversion fighting japan ninja side-scrolling

International Karate +

International Karate +

International Karate + (also known as IK+, or Chop N' Drop in the US) is a side-view karate fighting game created by System 3 initially for 8-bit platforms (Commodore 64, ZX Spectr...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-12-26Tags: 2 players commodore 64 competitive fighting martial arts multiplayer

Brutal: Paws of Fury

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 Updated: 2020-12-17Tags: 2 players 2d cartoon competitive fighting martial arts versus

Nightbreed:  The Action Game

Nightbreed: The Action Game

Nightbreed: The Action Game is a progressive beat-em-up based on Clive Barker's movie Nightbreed. The game was developed by Impact for Ocean and published in 1990 for Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, e ZX Spectrum.

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-12-10Tags: dark fantasy horror licensed movies side-scrolling

Mortal Kombat II

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 Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: arcade competitive fighting martial arts motion capture multiplayer

Street Fighter II

Street Fighter II

Street Fighter II is the arcade sequel to the original Street Fighter and was developed and published by Capcom in 1991. Originally made for arcades, it was later released for other platforms, including that Amiga and PC.

Year: 1992 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: anime arcade competitive fighting multiplayer

Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat is a side-scrolling fighting game created in 1992 by the four person company Midway Games and released initially as an arcade. Thanks to its huge success, the game wa...

Year: 1993 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: arcade competitive fighting martial arts motion capture multiplayer violence

One Must Fall 2097

One Must Fall 2097

One Must Fall: 2097, developed by Diversions Entertainment and published by Epic MegaGames in 1994, is set in the future where fighting between humans is outlawed. Of course, humans being who they are, need a way to fight each other.

Year: 1994 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: arcade battlemech fighting freeware mecha science fiction

Super Street Fighter II Turbo

Super Street Fighter II Turbo

Super Street Fighter II Turbo is a competitive fighting game created by Capcom and released initially as an arcade in 1994. It is the fifth game in the Street Fighter 2 series, ...

Year: 1995 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 2 players 3do aga arcade competitive fighting multiplayer versus

Shinobi

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" me...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-10-25Tags: arcade coin-up conversion fighting martial arts ninja side-scrolling

The Ninja Warriors

The Ninja Warriors

The Ninja Warriors is a coin-up for two players created by Taito in 1988. The game was ported to numerous home computer platforms by Virgin Games. The Amiga port was programmed by...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-10-01Tags: 2 players arcade coin-up conversion ninja side-scrolling

Streets of Rage 2

Streets of Rage 2

Streets of Rage 2, released in Japan as Bare Knuckle II: The Requiem of the Deadly Battle, is a beat-em-up created by SEGA for the Mega Drive/Genesis and released in 1993. The tit...

Year: 1993 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-09-14Tags: 2 players anime brawler fighting genesis original game side-scrolling