The best classic and old school Ancient Egypt games

Pharaoh

Pharaoh

Pharaoh is a city building simulation game set in the ancient Egypt, developed by Impressions Games and published by Sierra Entertainment in 1999 for Windows. The game uses the Ca...

Year: 1999 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2018-02-11Tags: ancient egypt business simulation city building construction simulation management real-time

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider

Tomb Raider is an action-adventure game developed by Core Design and published by Eidos Interactive in 1996 for PC, Sega Saturn, and PlayStation. Eidos Interactive, formerly known...

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: 3d action-adventure ancient egypt archaeology platform puzzle-solving south america

Hexen II

Hexen II

Hexen II is a dark-fantasy first-person shooter developed by Raven Software and published by id Software in 1997 for Windows and 2002 for Mac. The development company founded in W...

Year: 1997 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-05-30Tags: 3d ancient egypt dark fantasy first-person fps medieval quake engine roman rpg elements

Tomb Raider (nGlide version)

Tomb Raider (nGlide version)

This version of Tomb Raider has been prepared specifically for GamesNostalgia by one of our most faithful readers and huge fan of Lara Croft and the famous Core Design's masterpiece.

Year: 1996 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-04-06Tags: 3d acceleration action-adventure ancient egypt archaeology jungle south america

Rick Dangerous

Rick Dangerous

Rick Dangerous is a 2D action platformer created by Core Design and published by Microplay Software in 1989 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum and other home computers.

Year: 1989 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-07-25Tags: aliens ancient egypt archaeology atari st jungle platform side-scrolling

Benefactor

Benefactor

Benefactor is an Amiga original game created by Swedish studio Digital Illusions and published by Psygnosis for the Amiga and Amiga CD32 in 1994. Digital Illusions was famous for ...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-06-23Tags: aliens amiga original game ancient egypt puzzle platformer puzzle-solving side-scrolling

WaxWorks

WaxWorks

Waxworks is a dungeon crawler and roleplaying adventure game with elements of terror developed by Horror Soft and published by Accolade. The title was released for the Amiga and DOS in 1992.

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-06-12Tags: adventure-rpg ancient egypt clicker horror non-linear point and click

Centurion: Defender of Rome

Centurion: Defender of Rome

Centurion: Defender of Rome is a strategy game developed by Bits of Magic and published by Electronic Arts. Initially released for PC in 1990, it was ported to Amiga and SEGA Genesis in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-07-25Tags: ancient egypt classical antiquity historical battle history map-based historical middle east real-time roman turn-based war

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

The Pharaoh's Curse

The Pharaoh's Curse

The Pharaoh's Curse is a platformer developed by Steve Coleman originally for the Atari 400/800. It was published in 1983 by Synapse Software, who ported it also to Commodore 64 and VIC-20.

Year: 1983 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-09-14Tags: ancient egypt archaeology atari 8-bit flip-screen metroidvania

Scarabaeus

Scarabaeus

Scarabaeus (Invaders of the Lost Tomb in the US) is a 3D search, puzzle-solving and survival game developed by Andromeda Software and published in 1985 by Ariolasoft for the Commodore 64.

Year: 1985 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: 3d ancient egypt archaeology first-person horror maze puzzle-solving