The best classic and old school Multi-directional games

Alien 3

Alien 3

Alien³, or more simply Alien 3, is the videogame based on the sci-fi horror movie with the same name, the third of the series. The game was developed by Probe Software originally ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2022-05-06Tags: aliens genesis original game licensed movies multi-directional platform-shooter science fiction

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

RoboCop 2

RoboCop 2

RoboCop 2 is an action game based on the popular science fiction film released in 1990, featuring the famous cybernetic cop. Like many other movies-to-game conversions of the '90s,...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2022-05-11Tags: crime & punishment cyberpunk cyborgs ham mode licensed movies multi-directional platform-shooter run and gun

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

Conan: The Cimmerian

Conan: The Cimmerian

Conan: The Cimmerian is an action-adventure with RPG elements created by Synergistic Software for PC and Amiga and released in 1991 by Virgin Games. The game is officially based on...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2022-02-20Tags: action-adventure adventure-rpg fantasy licensed multi-directional novel sword and sorcery

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

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

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 made similar versions of the ga...

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

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: Retu...

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-06-29Tags: flight genesis original game helicopter jungle multi-directional shoot em up

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

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

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

Dogs of War

Dogs of War

Dogs of War is a shooter created by Vectordean for the Atari ST and then ported to Amiga. It was published in 1989 by Elite. The game, for one or two players, is heavily inspired b...

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 2 players co-op jungle military multi-directional run and gun shoot em up top-down walkabout