Games Published by Firebird

Elite

Elite

Elite is a famous space flight and trading sim created by David Braben and Ian Bell (with their company, Mr Micro), published by Acornsoft and Firebird, and released for several home computers starting from 1984.

Year: 1988 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 3d bbc micro business simulation flight polygons real-time science fiction shoot em up space space flight space sim trading

The Sentinel

The Sentinel

The Sentinel (The Sentry in the U.S.) is one of the first games of the famous designer and coder Geoff Crammond, the author of the Grand Prix series. Developed initially for the BB...

Year: 1986 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2020-03-02Tags: 3d bbc micro first-person polygons puzzle-solving real-time virtual world

Black Lamp

Black Lamp

Black Lamp is a fantasy platformer published by Firebird for Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Atari ST and Amiga in 1988, then ported in 1989 to Atari 8-bit. It's a game with a dark atm...

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade fantasy platform

The Pawn

The Pawn

The Pawn is a text adventure created by Magnetic Scrolls initially for the Sinclair QL and published by Sinclair Research in 1985. The game wasn't very successful and one year lat...

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: fantasy interactive fiction sinclair ql text adventure text with still pics

Revs

Revs

Revs is the first racing game created by Geoff Crammond, developer and game designer famous for the Formula One Grand Prix series. The original version, created for the BBC Micro a...

Year: 1986 Genre: Racing Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: automobile driving racing simulation track racing vehicle simulator

Virus

Virus

Virus (known as Zarch when it was originally created for the Acorn Archimedes) is a 3d shooter designed by David Braben and one of the first real 3D games ever created. Initially ...

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 3d birds-eye view science fiction shoot em up