The best classic and old school Commodore 64 games

Turrican II

Turrican II

Turrican II: The Final Fight is a run-and-gun game developed by Factor 5 and published by Rainbow Arts in 1991. The first version, designed by Manfred Trenz and Andreas Escher, was...

Year: 1991 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-07-12Tags: arcade commodore 64 cyborgs run and gun science fiction shoot em up walkabout

Maniac Mansion

Maniac Mansion

Maniac Mansion is a memorable point-and-click graphic adventure created by LucasArts initially for the Commodore 64. Written by Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick, it's the first adventu...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: comedy commodore 64 graphic adventure non-linear point and click puzzle-solving scumm

Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders

Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders

Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders is the second graphic adventure by Lucasfilm Games, after Maniac Mansion, created using the SCUMM engine. The game was developed on a Comm...

Year: 1988 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: comedy commodore 64 graphic adventure point and click puzzle-solving science fiction scumm

International Karate +

International Karate +

International Karate + (also known as IK+, or Chop N' Drop in the US) is a side-view karate fighting game created by System 3 initially for 8-bit platforms (Commodore 64, ZX Spectr...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 2 players commodore 64 competitive fighting martial arts multiplayer

Turrican

Turrican

Turrican is one of the most popular games of the '90s. It was designed and programmed by Manfred Trenz initially for the Commodore 64. The game is a sci-fi platformer, where a muta...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: commodore 64 mutants platform-shooter run and gun science fiction shoot em up walkabout

The Great Giana Sisters

The Great Giana Sisters

The Great Giana Sisters is a 2D platformer inspired to Super Mario Bros (you might say "clone"). It was developed by Time Warp initially for the Commodore 64/128, in 1987, then ported to Amiga and Atari ST in 1988.

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: arcade clone commodore 64 hop and bop jumper platform side-scrolling super mario bros

Summer Games

Summer Games

Summer Games is the first game of the popular series dedicated to the Olympic games, created by Epyx and released initially in 1984 for the Commodore 64. The game was so successfu...

Year: 1984 Genre: Sports Updated: 2021-04-14Tags: commodore 64 mixed sports olympiad sport sim

Little Computer People

Little Computer People

Little Computer People is an incredibly advanced life simulation game created in 1985 by Activision for the Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Atari ST and Apple II. An Amiga version was released in 1987.

Year: 1985 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: artificial life cards commodore 64 real-time social simulation virtual life

The Last Ninja

The Last Ninja

The Last Ninja is an action adventure game developed and published by System 3 Software and released in 1987 for the Commodore 64. It was ported to several other systems in subsequent years.

Year: 1987 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-21Tags: commodore 64 fighting isometric japan martial arts puzzle-solving

Gunship

Gunship

Gunship is a combat flight simulator created by MicroProse Software and released initially for the Commodore 64 in 1986. Later it was ported to PC, Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, Atari ST, and other platforms.

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-09-25Tags: 3d commodore 64 first-person flight helicopter military polygons vehicular combat simulator

Impossible Mission

Impossible Mission

Impossible Mission is famous puzzle-solving action adventure designed and programmed by Dennis Caswell initially for the Commodore 64 and released in 1984 by Epyx. The game was por...

Year: 1984 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2019-08-20Tags: commodore 64 espionage platform puzzle-solving science fiction spy

Pitstop II

Pitstop II

Pitstop II is a racing simulation created by Synergistic Software and released in 1984 by Epyx for the Apple II, Atari 8-bit and Commodore 64. The game has a split screen view and ...

Year: 1984 Genre: Racing Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: 2 players automobile commodore 64 f1 racing simulation split-screen track racing vehicle simulator versus

Barbarian II: The Dungeon of Drax

Barbarian II: The Dungeon of Drax

Barbarian II: The Dungeon of Drax (a.k.a. Axe of Rage in the U.S.) is the sequel to Barbarian: The Ultimate Warrior (a.k.a. Death Sword) and was developed and published by Palace...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2021-02-21Tags: 2 players commodore 64 competitive fantasy fighting hack and slash sword and sorcery versus

Wizball

Wizball

Wizball is a shooter/platformer with horizontal scrolling created by Sensible Software for the Commodore 64 in 1987. The game was designed by Jon Hare, whose name is tied to the Sensible Soccer series, and his co-founder Chris Yates.

Year: 1987 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: 2 players arcade commodore 64 multiplayer non-linear platform-shooter shoot em up