The best classic and old school Atari 8-bit games

Montezuma's Revenge

Montezuma's Revenge

Montezuma's Revenge is a side-scrolling platformer published by Parker Brothers and released for Apple II, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, and other 8-bit platforms in 1984.

Year: 1984 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-08-26Tags: arcade archaeology atari 8-bit flip-screen metroidvania platform

Koronis Rift

Koronis Rift

Koronis Rift is one of the earliest games created by LucasArts (aka Lucasfilm Games). It was designed and produced by Noah Falstein, and it was released initially, in 1985, for the Atari 8-bit computers.

Year: 1985 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2022-02-03Tags: aliens atari 8-bit first-person science fiction tank vehicle simulator

Star Raiders

Star Raiders

Star Raiders is a space combat sim created by Atari and published in 1979 for the 8-bit computer series. Later, it was ported to Atari 2600, Atari 5200, and Atari ST. The game was ...

Year: 1979 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2019-09-11Tags: atari 8-bit combat sim first-person science fiction space flight space sim

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: 2022-02-03Tags: ancient egypt archaeology atari 8-bit flip-screen metroidvania

Spitfire Ace

Spitfire Ace

Spitfire Ace is a flight combat sim created by legendary game designer Sid Meier. Developed initially on an Atari 800, the game was published by MicroProse in 1982 for the Atari 8-bit and two years later for the Commodore 64.

Year: 1982 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-11-19Tags: atari 8-bit combat plane first-person flight vehicular combat simulator ww2