The best classic and old school Genesis Original games

Disney's Aladdin

Disney's Aladdin

Disney's Aladdin, one of the most successful port from a movie to videogame, is a 2D side scrolling platformer developed by Virgin Games based on the Disney 1992 motion picture. Graphics and animation were created by Disney itself.

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-08-08Tags: aga arcade basher cartoon fairy tale genesis original game hand-drawn animations middle east movies mythology platform

The Lion King

The Lion King

The Lion King is the video game adaptation of the Disney movie with the same title and was developed by Westwood Studios and published by Virgin Interactive Entertainment in 1994. ...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-01-18Tags: aga basher cartoon genesis original game hand-drawn animations movies platform

Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure

Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure

Pitfall: the Mayan Adventure is a side-scrolling action platformer. It's the forth game in the Pitfall series. It was developed by Activision in partnership with Redline games and published by Activision in 1994.

Year: 1995 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-01-11Tags: arcade genesis original game hand-drawn animations jungle platform side-scrolling

Disney's The Jungle Book

Disney's The Jungle Book

Disney's The Jungle Book is a platformer created by Virgin Interactive (aka Virgin Games) based on the 1967 Disney animated film. The team behind Aladdin (including David Bishop a...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-01-14Tags: 2d action-adventure cartoon genesis original game hand-drawn animations jungle movies platform

Earthworm Jim

Earthworm Jim

Earthworm Jim is a 2D shooter/platformer created by Shiny Entertainment originally for the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis and published in 1994. The game design and the creation of the c...

Year: 1994 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-24Tags: comedy genesis original game hand-drawn animations platform run and gun side-scrolling

Ecco the Dolphin

Ecco the Dolphin

Ecco the Dolphin (or, simply, Ecco) is an action-adventure game developed by Ed Annunziata and the Hungarian company Novotrade. It was released in 1992 as a Sega Genesis (aka Mega ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-03-15Tags: action-adventure genesis original game non-linear puzzle-solving underwater

Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf

Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf

Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf is an action-shooter helicopter game created by Electronic Arts and released in 1992 for the Mega Drive, Genesis, SNES and ported to Amiga in 1993.

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-01-18Tags: birds-eye view genesis original game helicopter isometric middle east military multi-directional shoot em up war

Golden Axe II

Golden Axe II

Golden Axe II is a fantasy side-scrolling beat 'em up created by SEGA in 1991 as a sequel to one of the most famous arcades of all time. While the original Golden Axe was first re...

Year: 1991 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-12-10Tags: 2 players co-op fantasy genesis original game hack and slash sword and sorcery

Turrican 3

Turrican 3

Turrican 3 is a sci-fi platformer/shooter that was initially developed by Factor 5 for the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis under the name Mega Turrican and it was later ported to Amiga in 1993 as a sequel to Turrican and Turrican II.

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-01-14Tags: genesis original game platform run and gun science fiction shoot em up walkabout

FIFA Soccer 95

FIFA Soccer 95

FIFA Soccer 95 is a football game released by Electronic Arts in 1994 exclusively for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive. It was when EA Games was a junior entering the gaming industry; ...

Year: 1994 Genre: Sports Updated: 2020-02-25Tags: 2 players football genesis original game isometric licensed soccer

Jungle Strike

Jungle Strike

Jungle Strike is an action/shooter game with strategy elements created by Electronic Arts originally for the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis. The game is the sequel to Desert Strike, the ...

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-10-20Tags: flight genesis original game helicopter jungle multi-directional shoot em up

James Pond 3: Operation Starfish

James Pond 3: Operation Starfish

James Pond 3: Operation Starfish is a platformer created by Vectordean and released in 1993. Unlike the previous two games of the series, James Pond 3 was created for the Sega Gene...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-12-01Tags: 2d aga genesis original game jumper

Dungeons & Dragons: Warriors of the Eternal Sun

Dungeons & Dragons: Warriors of the Eternal Sun

Dungeon & Dragons: Warriors of the Eternal Sun is an RPG created for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive by Westwood Associated and released in 1992. The game designed by Louis J. Castle ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-11-21Tags: d&d fantasy genesis original game licensed turn-based

Gunstar Heroes

Gunstar Heroes

Gunstar Heroes is a run and gun game developed by Treasure for the Genesis/Mega Drive and published by Sega in 1993. The side-scrolling shooter has become one of Sega Genesis's most beloved games.

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-02-14Tags: 2 players anime arcade co-op genesis original game platform run and gun science fiction side-scrolling