The best classic and old school Multi-directional games

Super Contra

Super Contra

Super Contra is an arcade game developed and published by Konami in 1988, also ported for Nintendo Entertainment in 1990 This installment is a sequel to the legendary Contra (19...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-03-07Tags: aliens coin-up conversion multi-directional platform-shooter run and gun science fiction side-scrolling

Chip's Challenge

Chip's Challenge

Chip's Challenge is an arcade puzzler created by Epyx, with a team lead by Chuck Sommerville, originally for the Atari Lynx console. The game released in 1989 was one of the launch titles.

Year: 1990 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2021-07-31Tags: multi-directional sokoban top-down

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: 2021-02-18Tags: birds-eye view genesis original game helicopter isometric middle east military multi-directional shoot em up war

Alien Breed 2

Alien Breed 2

Alien Breed II: The Horror Continues is a sci-fi top-down shooter created by Team17 exclusively for the Amiga and released in 1993. It's the sequel to Alien Breed and Alien Breed: Special Edition 92.

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-12-18Tags: 2 players aga aliens amiga original game horror multi-directional multi-scrolling shooter shoot em up top-down

Super Cars II

Super Cars II

Super Cars 2 is the sequel to the racing game Super Cars created by Magnetic Fields. Published by Gremlin Graphics, Super Cars II was released only for Amiga and Atari St, in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Racing Updated: 2020-11-21Tags: 2 players automobile competitive extra half-brite multi-directional multiplayer split-screen top-down transport

Super Skidmarks

Super Skidmarks

Super Skidmarks is a racing game created by Acid Software for the Amiga, released in 1995. Codemasters also released a Genesis / Mega Drive version. The game is the sequel to Skid...

Year: 1995 Genre: Racing Updated: 2021-02-26Tags: aga amiga cd32 amiga original game birds-eye view blitz basic isometric multi-directional multiplayer off-roading split-screen track racing

The Addams Family

The Addams Family

The Addams Family is a licensed platformer created by Ocean for the SNES, Amiga, Atari ST in 1992. It was ported to Sega Genesis in 1993. Ocean also created similar versions of the...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: jumper licensed movies multi-directional platform snes

Titus the Fox

Titus the Fox

Titus the Fox is a side-scrolling platform game developed by Titus for a variety of platforms, from Amiga, MS-DOS to Atari ST. It was released in 1991 under the name Lagaf: Les Ave...

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: cartoon jumper multi-directional platform

Escape from the Planet of the Robot Monsters

Escape from the Planet of the Robot Monsters

Escape from the Planet of the Robot Monsters is an Atari coin-up released in 1989, ported do Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, and other platforms. The game was desi...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-09-20Tags: 2 players arcade co-op coin-up conversion isometric multi-directional space

Alien Breed

Alien Breed

Alien Breed is a sci-fi top-down shooter created by Team17 originally for the Amiga and released in 1991. The game, heavily inspired by the movie Aliens, is similar to the famous Atari arcade Gauntlet in terms of gameplay.

Year: 1991 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 2 players aliens multi-directional multi-scrolling shooter science fiction top-down walkabout

Cannon Fodder 2: Alien Levels

Cannon Fodder 2: Alien Levels

Cannon Fodder 2: Alien Levels are exclusive levels of the famous Amiga shooter made by Sensible Software. They were released on the coverdisk of Amiga Power #45 in 1994..

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: amiga original game coverdisk multi-directional squad management walkabout war

Fire & Ice

Fire & Ice

Fire & Ice: The daring adventures of Cool Coyote is platformer created by Graftgold and published by Renegade Software in 1992 for the Amiga and Atari ST, later ported to MS-DOS, Acorn, and SEGA Master System.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-01Tags: 2d amiga cd32 amiga original game jumper multi-directional platform

Cool Spot

Cool Spot

Cool Spot is a jump and run platformer created by Virgin Games originally for the Mega Drive/Genesis and ported to Amiga, Master System, MS-DOS, SNES and other systems. It was released in 1993.

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-04-25Tags: 2d arcade genesis original game jumper licensed multi-directional platform-shooter

Soccer Kid

Soccer Kid

Soccer Kid is a platform game developed and published by Krisalis Software in 1993 for the Amiga. Years later, the adventure was ported to MS-DOS, PlayStation, and Super Nintendo Entertainment System, among others.

Year: 1993 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-07-11Tags: 2d aga amiga original game basher football multi-directional