The best classic and old school Action-rpg games

Diablo

Diablo

Diablo is a most famous "hack and slash" role-playing game created by Blizzard and released at the end of 1996 for Windows. Two years later it was released to Macintosh. It is not...

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-07-11Tags: action-rpg fantasy hack and slash isometric real-time

Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain

Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain

Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain was developed by Silicon Knights and published by Crystal Dynamics. It was first released for the PlayStation in 1996. The Windows port was made by Semi ...

Year: 1997 Genre: Action Updated: 2018-06-05Tags: action-rpg adult dark fantasy fantasy horror rpg elements top-down vampires

The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall

The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall

The Elder Scrolls II - Daggerfall is an open world single player action rpg by Bethesda Softworks. It was released in 1996 on the PC. It's the second entry in the popular Elder scr...

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-rpg fantasy freeware medieval non-linear open world rpg elements sandbox

The Elder Scrolls: Arena

The Elder Scrolls: Arena

The Elder Scrolls: Arena is the first game in The Elder Scrolls series, it is an epic fantasy open world role-playing game developed and published by Bethesda Softworks and released in 1994 for MS-DOS.

Year: 1994 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-rpg fantasy freeware non-linear open world sandbox

Ultima VIII: Pagan

Ultima VIII: Pagan

Ultima VIII: Pagan is the eighth chapter of the role-playing video game series created by Richard Garriott and published by Origin Systems. It was released in 1994 for DOS only. U...

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-rpg fantasy medieval puzzle-solving sword and sorcery

Landstalker: Treasure of King Nole

Landstalker: Treasure of King Nole

Landstalker: Treasure of King Nole is an action-adventure (+part RPG) with a Japanese flavor, created by Climax Entertainment for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive and released in 1992. ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-02-08Tags: action-adventure action-rpg anime genesis original game isometric puzzle-solving rpg elements

Al-Qadim: The Genie's Curse

Al-Qadim: The Genie's Curse

Al-Qadim: The Genie's Curse is an action-RPG with adventure elements created by Cyberlore Studios and published by Strategic Simulations Inc in 1994 for MS-DOS. This is a game that made me very curious.

Year: 1994 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-rpg arabian d&d fantasy middle east

Times of Lore

Times of Lore

Times of Lore is an action RPG created by Chris Roberts (author of Wing Commander) and published by Origin Systems for Commodore 64, Apple II, DOS. Later it was ported to Amiga, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum and NES.

Year: 1988 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: action-rpg adventure-rpg fantasy puzzle-solving rpg elements sword and sorcery wanderer

The Faery Tale Adventure

The Faery Tale Adventure

The Faery Tale Adventure is an action RPG created by MicroIllusions originally for the Amiga and published in 1986. It was one of the earliest role-playing games published for Amiga.

Year: 1987 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-07-26Tags: action-rpg amiga original game fantasy open world sword and sorcery top-down

The Immortal

The Immortal

The immortal is an action RPG developed by Sandcastle and published by Electronic Arts in 1990. The title was initially created for Apple IIgs but was later ported to Amiga, MS-DOS, Atari ST, NES, and Genesis.

Year: 1990 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-09-07Tags: action-rpg apple 2 original game dungeon crawler isometric sword and sorcery

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

Legends

Legends

Legends is a fantasy/sci-fi action-adventure, inspired to Zelda, created by Krisalis Software and published in 1996 for Amiga models with AGA chipset and PC..

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-06-12Tags: action-rpg aga ancient egypt fantasy jrpg top-down wanderer

Prophecy: The Fall of Trinadon

Prophecy: The Fall of Trinadon

Prophecy: the Fall of Trinadon is a single-player action RPG designed by Richard L. Seaborne and published by Activision in 1989 for the MS-DOS. In a world dominated by a tyrant named Krellane, wars and rebellions are commonplace.

Year: 1989 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-rpg fantasy sword and sorcery top-down