The best classic and old school First-person games

Star Raiders

Star Raiders

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

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

Starglider

Starglider

Starglider is a 3D space shooter created by the young programmer Jez San and published by Rainbird in 1986 for the Commodore 64, Atari ST, Apple II, ZX Spectrum, and other computers.

Year: 1987 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-04-21Tags: 3d atari st first-person space space flight space sim wireframe

Mercenary

Mercenary

Mercenary: Escape from Targ is a sci-fi action-adventure game designed by Paul Woakes and released by his company, Novagen Software, initially for Atari 8-bit in 1986. It was porte...

Year: 1985 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-03-04Tags: aviation first-person flight puzzle-solving science fiction virtual world wireframe

Exterminator

Exterminator

Exterminator is an arcade created by Gottlieb in 1989. It was converted to Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST and PC in 1990 by Audiogenic Software. The Amiga version was developed by ...

Year: 1990 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2020-04-18Tags: 2 players co-op coin-up conversion competitive first-person

Damocles: Mercenary II

Damocles: Mercenary II

Damocles is the second game of the Mercenary series created by Novagen Software. The title, also known as Mercenary 2, was released in 1990 for the Amiga and Atari ST. Paul Woakes...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-08-01Tags: 3d atari st first-person non-linear open world polygons science fiction virtual world

Whale's Voyage II

Whale's Voyage II

Whale's Voyage II: Die Übermacht, released in 1995, is the sequel to the sci-fi RPG Whale's Voyage created by neo Software. The game is a mix of role-playing, space exploration, trading and a bit of dungeon crawling.

Year: 1995 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-03-02Tags: dungeon crawler first-person real-time science fiction space sim trading

The Sentinel

The Sentinel

The Sentinel (The Sentry in the U.S.) is one of the first games of the famous designer and coder Geoff Crammond, the author of the Grand Prix series. Developed initially for the BB...

Year: 1986 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2020-03-02Tags: 3d bbc micro first-person polygons puzzle-solving real-time virtual world

Dark Side

Dark Side

Dark Side is a fist-person 3D space action game created by Incentive Software in 1988 both for 8-bit and 16-bit platforms, including ZX Spectrum, Atari ST, Amiga, and Commodore 64.

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-01-28Tags: 3d aliens disaster first-person freescape polygons virtual world

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: 2019-09-17Tags: aliens atari 8-bit first-person science fiction tank vehicle simulator

Space Rogue

Space Rogue

Space Rogue is a 3D space flight RPG developed and published by Origin Systems in 1989 for the Apple II, Commodore 64, DOS, and Mac. It was ported in 1990 to the Amiga, PC-98, and a few others.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: first-person rpg elements science fiction shoot em up space space flight top-down

Knight Rider

Knight Rider

Knight Rider is a game based on the 1982 television series starring KITT, the hi-tech supercar, and David Hasselhoff as Michael Knight. The game was created by Pack-In-Video and published by Acclaim in 1988 for the NES only.

Year: 1988 Genre: Racing Updated: 2018-03-21Tags: first-person licensed shoot em up

Interphase

Interphase

Interphase is a 3D shooter/strategy game created by The Assembly Line and published by Image Works (Mirrorsoft) in 1989 for the Amiga and Atari ST, later ported to DOS. Designed b...

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: atari st coverdisk cyberpunk cyborgs dystopia first-person fps science fiction shoot em up

Tower of Babel

Tower of Babel

Tower of Babel is a 3D puzzle game created by Pete Cooke initially in 1989 for Atari ST and ported to Amiga and Acorn 32-bit in 1990. The game was published by Rainbird Software. ...

Year: 1990 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 3d atari st first-person polygons science fiction vector graphics

Warhead

Warhead

Warhead is a space combat sim created by Glyn Williams and published in 1990 by Activision for Amiga and Atari ST. Just like Elite, you play the game from the cockpit of your ship...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2019-12-19Tags: action strategy atari st first-person polygons science fiction space flight space sim vector graphics