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

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

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

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

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

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

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

WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game

WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game

WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game is a coin-up created by Midway in 1995. It is impossible to deny that many of today's adults grew up with games like Super Mario Bros or Sonic. Bu...

Year: 1995 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-09-14Tags: 2 players arcade coin-up conversion competitive licensed motion capture wrestling

Comix Zone

Comix Zone

Comix Zone is a beat 'em up game developed and published by Sega in 1995 for the Genesis/Mega Drive. The star of the entry is Sketch Turner, a cartoonist. The writer is working on a new project called "The Comix Zone.

Year: 1995 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-05-12Tags: comics fighting mutants post-apocalyptic side-scrolling

Streets of Rage

Streets of Rage

Streets of Rage, also known in Japanese as Bare Knuckle: Ikari no Tekken, is a beat 'em up game developed and published by Sega in 1991 for the Mega Drive/Genesis. The game quickly...

Year: 1991 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-04-22Tags: 2 players 2d anime arcade brawler fighting genesis original game martial arts side-scrolling

Elfmania

Elfmania

Elfmania is a 2D fighting game that was developed by Terramarque and published by Renegade Software in 1994 for the Amiga. Elfmania has some stunning graphics, most of the backgro...

Year: 1994 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-04-04Tags: 2 players amiga original game competitive fantasy fighting

Sword of Honour

Sword of Honour

Sword of Honour is a beat-em-up action-adventure set in ancient Japan, where you impersonate a Ninja that has to regain the trust of his Shogun by recovering a sword. The game was...

Year: 1992 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-01-11Tags: action-adventure fighting japan martial arts ninja side-scrolling single screen

Golden Axe II

Golden Axe II

Golden Axe II is a fantasy side-scrolling beat 'em up created by SEGA in 1991 as a sequel to one of the most famous arcades of all time. While the original Golden Axe was first r...

Year: 1991 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-12-10Tags: 2 players co-op fantasy genesis original game hack and slash sword and sorcery