The best classic and old school Hack And Slash games

Diablo

Diablo

Diablo is a most famous "hack and slash" role-playing game created by Blizzard and released at the end of 1996 for Windows. Two years later it was released to Macintosh. It is not...

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-07-11Tags: action-rpg fantasy hack and slash isometric real-time

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 Updated: 2019-08-04Tags: 2 players arcade brawler co-op coin-up conversion fantasy fighting hack and slash sword and sorcery

Moonstone: A Hard Days Knight

Moonstone: A Hard Days Knight

Moonstone: A Hard Days Knight is an action role-playing game developed and published by Mindscape for the Amiga in 1991 and one year later converted to DOS with different sound and music.

Year: 1991 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 2 players amiga original game fantasy fighting hack and slash multiplayer real-time

Gods

Gods

Gods is a fantasy platform game developed by The Bitmap Brothers and published by Renegade Software in 1991 for the Amiga, Atari ST, and DOS. The Gods have put out an open call to...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-05-05Tags: atari st classical antiquity fantasy hack and slash mythology platform puzzle-solving

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

Rygar: The Legendary Warrior

Rygar: The Legendary Warrior

Rygar: Legendary warrior is an arcade platform action game created by Tecmo in 1986 and ported to several platforms, including C64, ZX Spectrum, and Sega Master System. In 2019, Graeme Cowie created an Amiga AGA version.

Year: 2019 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-03-13Tags: aga coin-up conversion fantasy freeware hack and slash platform public domain side-scrolling

The First Samurai

The First Samurai

The First Samurai is a fantasy platform game developed by Vivid Image and published by Image Works in 1991 initially for the Amiga and Atari ST. Later it was ported to several other platforms including DOS.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: arcade basher fantasy fighting hack and slash martial arts platform real-time

Gods Deluxe

Gods Deluxe

Gods Deluxe is a free remake of the famous platformer by Bitmap Brothers. The game, developed by Jotd, features improved graphics, full screen hi-res mode and a level editor. It in...

Year: 2015 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2017-01-31Tags: hack and slash

Barbarian: The Ultimate Warrior

Barbarian: The Ultimate Warrior

Barbarian: The Ultimate Warrior (Death Sword in the United States) is a one or two players fighting game developed by Palace Software and initially released for Commodore 64 in 1987.

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2019-08-20Tags: 2 players competitive fantasy fighting hack and slash sword and sorcery versus

Rastan

Rastan

Rastan is a hack & slash side-scrolling platformer created by Taito and released initially in 1987. The game was designed and directed by Toshiyuki (aka "Nenko") Nishimura. The he...

Year: 1988 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-02-10Tags: arcade barbarian brawler coin-up conversion fantasy fighting hack and slash platform side-scrolling

Wrath of the Demon

Wrath of the Demon

Wrath of the Demon is a side-scrolling action adventure created by Abstrax and Readysoft in 1990 for the Amiga, then ported to Atari ST, Commodore 64 and MS-DOS. The game is clear...

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-03-31Tags: action-adventure amiga original game cartoon fantasy hack and slash parallax scrolling side-scrolling

Gauntlet

Gauntlet

Gauntlet is a fantasy hack and slash dungeon crawl arcade developed by Atari Games and released in October 1985. The game was ported to many platforms including Commodore 64, DOS, MSX, Apple II and others.

Year: 1985 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2019-08-27Tags: arcade dungeon crawler fantasy hack and slash

Lionheart

Lionheart

Lionheart is a side scrolling hack'n'slash action platformer created by Thalion Software for the Amiga only. It was published in January 1993 and received many positive reviews. T...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-07-16Tags: amiga original game basher fantasy hack and slash platform side-scrolling

Gauntlet II

Gauntlet II

Gauntlet II is the sequel to the popular hack and slash fantasy arcade created by Atari Games. Released in 1986, one year after the original game, Gauntlet II was ported to the Ami...

Year: 1989 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2019-08-01Tags: 2 players arcade co-op fantasy hack and slash maze multiplayer rpg elements top-down