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The best classic and old school Co-op games

Golden Axe

Golden Axe

Golden Axe is a side-scrolling hack and slash fantasy game created by Sega and released for arcade machines in 1989. The game was ported the same year to the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesi...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2 players arcade brawler co-op coin-up conversion fantasy fighting hack and slash sword and sorcery
Bubble Bobble

Bubble Bobble

Bubble Bobble is one of the most famous arcades ever created and a personal favorite of GamesNostalgia. This 2D cartoon action platformer designed by Fukio Mitsuji (aka MTJ) was released by Taito initially in 1986.

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer

2 players arcade clear screen co-op coin-up conversion multiplayer platform
Pang

Pang

Pang, also known as Buster Bros in the US or Pomping World in Japan, is a 2d platformer arcade created by Mitchell Corporation in 1989. The goal is to destroy balloons that bounce ...

Year: 1990 Genre: Arcade

2 players arcade co-op coin-up conversion multiplayer platform
Qwak

Qwak

Qwak is a platformer arcade initially released in 1989 for the BBC Micro and Acorn Electron. Four years later, the original author of the game, Jamie Woodhouse, developed an improved Amiga version published by Team17.

Year: 1993 Genre: Arcade

2 players co-op platform-shooter single screen
Contra: Hard Corps

Contra: Hard Corps

Contra: Hard Corps, also known as Probotector, is a shoot 'em-up created by Konami and published in 1994 for the Sega Genesis / Mega Drive. The Contra series started as an arcade ...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter

2 players co-op platform-shooter run and gun science fiction side-scrolling
Knightmare Majyo Densetsu

Knightmare Majyo Densetsu

Knightmare, known in Japanese as Majyo Densetsu, is a fantasy vertical shoot-em-up created by Konami for MSX computers in 1986. In this game, you are Popolon, and your task is to save Aphrodite from the Prince of Darkness.

Year: 1986 Genre: Shooter

2 players co-op fantasy msx top-down v-scrolling shoot-em up
Banshee

Banshee

Banshee is an Amiga original shoot-em-up, inspired by classic vertical scrolling shooters such as 1942: The Pacific Air War and Xevious. It was developed by Core Design and rel...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter

2 players aga amiga original game aviation co-op flight shoot em up steampunk v-scrolling shoot-em up vertical-scrolling
Apidya

Apidya

Apidya is a side-scrolling shoot-em-up with an Anime theme, developed by Kaiko and released by Play Byte in 1992 for the Amiga. The player controls a bee and has to destroy all the enemies, completing five levels.

Year: 1992 Genre: Shooter

2 players anime arcade co-op h-scrolling shoot-em up shoot em up
S.W.I.V.

S.W.I.V.

S.W.I.V. is a top-down shooter for 1 or 2 players created by Random Access and published by The Sales Curve in 1991 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum and other platforms.

Year: 1991 Genre: Shooter

2 players 2d amiga original game co-op helicopter top-down v-scrolling shoot-em up
Midnight Resistance

Midnight Resistance

Midnight Resistance is a popular platformer/shooter created by Data East and released initially as an arcade in 1989. It was later ported to several home computer platforms, includ...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer

2 players arcade co-op cyberpunk platform-shooter run and gun shoot em up
The Chaos Engine

The Chaos Engine

The Chaos Engine is a two-player cooperative top-down shooter set in a steampunk Victorian-era England. The game was developed by The Bitmap Brothers and published by Renegade Software in 1993 for the Amiga, both ECS, and AGA.

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter

2 players aga amiga original game co-op multi-scrolling shooter science fiction shoot em up steampunk walkabout
Ugh!

Ugh!

Ugh! is an arcade flight game developed by Egosoft in 1992, initially for the Amiga. The game was published by Play Byte, and it was also released on MS-DOS and Commodore 64. It's ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Arcade

2 players amiga original game arcade aviation co-op flight history platform prehistoric
Silkworm

Silkworm

Silkworm is a side-scrolling shooter arcade developed by Tecmo and released initially in 1988. In 1989 the game was ported to Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and ZX Spectrum by Random Access.

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter

2 players arcade co-op h-scrolling shoot-em up helicopter multiplayer science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling
The Blues Brothers

The Blues Brothers

The Blues Brothers is a platformer game based on the Blues Brothers band, created by Titus and released for PC, Amiga, Commodore 64, and Atari ST in 1991, later for NES, SNES, and Game Boy.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer

2 players basher co-op movies multiplayer platform side-scrolling