The best classic and old school Flight games

Halo: Combat Evolved

Halo: Combat Evolved

Halo: Combat Evolved is a sci-fi first-person shooter created by Bungie Studios for Microsoft and released for the Xbox in 2001, then ported to Windows and Macintosh by GearBox in 2003.

Year: 2003 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-05-25Tags: aliens aviation first-person flight science fiction shoot em up tank war

Star Wars: X-Wing

Star Wars: X-Wing

Star Wars: X-Wing is the first flight sim game set in the Star Wars universe created by LucasArts. It was released in 1993 for PC MS-DOS only and it was followed one year later by Star Wars: TIE Fighter.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: flight movies real-time science fiction space flight vehicular combat simulator

Frontier: Elite II

Frontier: Elite II

The 350th game on GamesNostalgia is our favourite game ever: Frontier: Elite II. You can download here the PC version, which had a more advanced graphics engine, featuring texture mapping, compared to the Amiga version.

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-12-17Tags: 3d amiga original game polygons science fiction shoot em up space flight space sim texture map trading

Descent

Descent

Descent is a 3D sci-fi first-person shooter notable for the "six axis" movement, developed by Parallax Software and released by Interplay in 1995. The game was originally released to MS-DOS, but was ported to Mac OS and Playstation.

Year: 1995 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 3d arcade science fiction shoot em up space flight texture map

Star Wars: TIE Fighter

Star Wars: TIE Fighter

Star Wars: Tie Fighter is a space flight and space combat simulator game released in 1994 by LucasArts (or Lucasfilm Games if you prefer). The game is the sequel to Star Wars X-Wing.

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: flight movies science fiction space flight vehicular combat simulator

Wing Commander

Wing Commander

Wing Commander is a space combat simulator designed by Chris Roberts and first released for the PC DOS in 1990. It was later ported to the Amiga, CD32, Sega CD and the SNES. It is...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 3d flight science fiction space flight texture map vehicular combat simulator

Red Baron

Red Baron

Red Baron was created by Damon Slye at Dynamix and published by Sierra Entertainment in 1990 for MS-DOS 5.0. Two years later it was ported to Amiga. Red Baron is a flight simulator game set in World War I, on the western front.

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aviation combat sim flight flight sim historical battle history war ww1

Star Trek 25th Anniversary

Star Trek 25th Anniversary

Star Trek 25th Anniversary is an adventure game and space combat sim based on the Star Trek universe, developed and published by Interplay for DOS and Amiga in 1992. Funnily enough...

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-27Tags: aga point and click puzzle-solving science fiction space flight tv series

Transport Tycoon Deluxe

Transport Tycoon Deluxe

Transport Tycoon Deluxe (or TTD) is an improved version of Transport Tycoon, a business simulation game developed by Chris Sawyer and published by MicroProse in 1995 for MS-DOS. A Windows version was released in 1996.

Year: 1995 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aviation business simulation flight hovercraft isometric management naval real-time train transport watercraft

Star Wars: Rebel Assault

Star Wars: Rebel Assault

Star Wars: Rebel Assault is a flight shooter based in the Star Wars universe and was developed and published by LucasArts in 1993 for Mac and DOS. The game renders actual footage and uses music from the movies.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: arcade aviation flight licensed rail shooter science fiction space flight video backdrop

Wings

Wings

Wings is a World War I flight simulation game developed and published by Cinemaware for the Amiga in 1990. It features a mixture of gameplay including top-down view bombing missio...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-02-22Tags: amiga original game aviation flight freeware vehicular combat simulator war ww1

Xenon 2: Megablast

Xenon 2: Megablast

Xenon 2: Megablast is a vertical scrolling space shooter designed by Bitmap Brothers, originally produced for the Amiga and Atari ST in 1989, and later converted to the PC, Sega Master System and other platforms.

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aliens arcade cyborgs shoot em up space flight v-scrolling shoot-em up vertical-scrolling

Strike Commander

Strike Commander

Strike Commander is one of the best combat flight simulator ever created. It was designed by Chris Roberts and released by Origin Systems for the PC MS-DOS in 1993, after 4 years of development.

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aviation flight flight sim

Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet is a first-person 3D game, considered revolutionary at the time, in which you fly a magic carpet. The game was developed by Bullfrog Productions and released in 1994 f...

Year: 1994 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aviation fantasy flight shoot em up