The best classic and old school History games

Where Time Stood Still

Where Time Stood Still

This Amiga release is really unique. Where Time Stood Still is an isometric arcade adventure game developed by Denton Designs and published by Ocean Software in 1987 *exclusively* for ZX Spectrum 128K, Atari ST and MS-DOS.

Year: 1987 Genre: Action Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: action-adventure arcade fantasy history isometric prehistoric puzzle-solving

Chuck Rock

Chuck Rock

Chuck Rock is a prehistoric platformer created by Core Design for the Amiga and released in 1991. The same year it was released for the Atari ST. The game is in no way meant to be...

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: amiga original game basher caveman dinosaurs history platform prehistoric

Castles: The Northern Campaign

Castles: The Northern Campaign

Castles: The Northern Campaign is an expansion and an improved version of Castles, the strategy game developed by Quicksilver and published by Interplay. Both the original game and...

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: history map-based historical medieval mission

Where in the U.S.A. is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in the U.S.A. is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in The USA is Carmen Sandiego is the second educational mystery game in the Carmen Sandiego franchise and was developed and published by Broderbund in 1986 for Apple II and DOS.

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-04-01Tags: detective educational geography history mystery puzzle-solving

Aces Over Europe

Aces Over Europe

Aces Over Europe is an action flight simulator and sequel to Aces of the Pacific, developed by Dynamix and published by Sierra On-Line in 1993 for DOS. This game improves upon its...

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: aviation combat sim flight flight sim historical battle history vehicular combat simulator ww2

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park is the video game adaptation of the Steven Spielberg film, developed and published by Ocean Software and released in 1993 for the Amiga and DOS. The game and the film were released the same year.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2017-01-31Tags: aga arcade history movies prehistoric shoot em up

Where in America's Past Is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in America's Past Is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in America's Past Is Carmen Sandiego? is the 5th game in the Carmen Sandiego mystery adventures series. It was produced by Brøderbund and released in 1991 for Apple II and MS-DOS.

Year: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: detective history mystery north america puzzle-solving

B.C. Kid

B.C. Kid

Bonk's Adventure (B.C. Kid in Europe) is a 2D platformer developed by Red Company and Atlus that was released initially in 1990 for the TurboGrafx-16. The Amiga version, released i...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade caveman history jumper platform prehistoric

High Seas Trader

High Seas Trader

High Seas Trader is a business simulation strategy game developed and published by Impressions in 1995 for Amiga with AGA chipset and DOS. It is the follow-up to the earlier Impres...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: aga business simulation history management naval sea trading ships trading

Santa Paravia and Fiumaccio

Santa Paravia and Fiumaccio

Santa Paravia and Fiumaccio is an early managerial simulation created initially by George Blank for the TSR-80 in 1978. The source code of the game (written in BASIC) was published in SoftSide magazine.

Year: 1988 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-07-08Tags: business simulation fantasy history management medieval turn-based

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck is the sequel to the cartoony side-scrolling platformer developed and published by Core Design originally for Atari ST and Amiga. Chuck Rock 2 was rele...

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-08-01Tags: arcade basher dinosaurs history platform prehistoric

Zeppelin: Giants of the Sky

Zeppelin: Giants of the Sky

Zeppelin: Giants of the Sky is a business simulation/strategy game published by Microprose in 1995, where you are the owner of a Zeppelin company in 1900..

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-10-14Tags: aviation business simulation flight history interwar management

Caesar

Caesar

Caesar is a period city-building strategy game designed by David Lester at Impression Games and released originally for the Amiga in 1992. It was later ported to DOS, Atari ST and Macintosh.

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: amiga original game business simulation city building classical antiquity construction simulation history management roman

Eagle Eye Mysteries in London

Eagle Eye Mysteries in London

Eagle Eye Mysteries in London is the sequel to Eagle Eye Mysteries, a first-person detective educational game developed by Stormfront Studios and published by EA*Kids in 1994 for PC.

Year: 1994 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: detective geography history mystery puzzle-solving writing