The best classic and old school Post-apocalyptic games

Strife

Strife

Strife is a sci-fi first-person shooter with RPG elements created by Rogue Entertainment and released for DOS in 1996 by Velocity Inc. The game uses the Doom engine (also known a...

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: doom engine post-apocalyptic rpg elements science fiction shoot em up

Dark Sun: Wake of the Ravager

Dark Sun: Wake of the Ravager

Dark Sun: Wake of the Ravager is a fantasy RPG and sequel to Dark Sun: Shattered Lands, developed and published by Strategic Simulations in 1994 for DOS only. It’s an officially licensed Advanced Dungeons & Dragons game.

Year: 1994 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-06-22Tags: d&d fantasy post-apocalyptic turn-based

The Bizarre Adventures of Woodruff and the Schnibble

The Bizarre Adventures of Woodruff and the Schnibble

The Bizarre Adventures of Woodruff and the Schnibble is an adventure game created by Pierre Gilhodes (Gobliiins series) of Coktel Vision and published by Sierra On-Line for Windows in 1995.

Year: 1995 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-07-31Tags: graphic adventure post-apocalyptic puzzle-solving science fiction

Deuteros: The Next Millennium

Deuteros: The Next Millennium

Deuteros: The Next Millennium is a sci-fi strategy/exploration game designed by Ian Bird, the sequel to Millennium 2.2. The game was published by Activision for the Amiga and Atari ST in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: post-apocalyptic science fiction space exploration space management

Wasteland

Wasteland

Wasteland is a post-apocalyptic RPG developed by Interplay and published by Electronic Arts in 1988 for the Apple II, DOS, and Commodore 64. It was later followed by Wasteland 2 in 2014, with a few failed sequels in between.

Year: 1988 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: fallout post-apocalyptic turn-based wasteland

Comix Zone

Comix Zone

Comix Zone is a beat 'em up game developed and published by Sega in 1995 for the Genesis/Mega Drive. The star of the entry is Sketch Turner, a cartoonist. The writer is working on a new project called "The Comix Zone.

Year: 1995 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-05-12Tags: comics fighting mutants post-apocalyptic side-scrolling

Burntime

Burntime

Burntime is a strategy-RPG game developed and published by Max Design for MS-DOS and Amiga in 1993 for Europe and 1994 in North America. Max Design is a company founded in Austria...

Year: 1993 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-04-18Tags: adventure-strategy aga post-apocalyptic rpg elements wasteland

Millennia: Altered Destinies

Millennia: Altered Destinies

Millennia: Altered Destinies is a space strategy game designed by Ian Bird (the creator of Deuteros and Millennium 2.2), developed and published by Take-Two in 1995. The plot of the game is brilliant.

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: post-apocalyptic puzzle-solving science fiction

Millennium: Return to Earth

Millennium: Return to Earth

Millennium 2.2, also known as Millennium: Return to Earth, is a sci-fi strategy/resource management sim created by Ian Bird and released by Electric Dreams for Atari ST, Amiga and DOS in 1989.

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-07-12Tags: atari st business simulation management post-apocalyptic science fiction space management

Transarctica

Transarctica

Transarctica (Arctic Baron in the US) is a strategy/action game created by Silmarils in 1993 for the Amiga and later ported to the PC, Atari ST and Macintosh. The story is based on...

Year: 1993 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: aga post-apocalyptic real-time science fiction trading train transport

Midwinter

Midwinter

Midwinter is a first-person action adventure game with strategy elements created by Mike Singleton for Maelstrom Games and published for Atari ST and PC in 1989, then ported to Amiga in 1990.

Year: 1990 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: action-adventure climate change disaster post-apocalyptic real-time tactics virtual world

Badlands

Badlands

Badlands is an racing arcade created by Atari Games in 1989 and ported to Amiga, Commodore 64, Atari ST and ZX Spectrum by Domark. It is the spiritual successor to Super Sprint but with a post-apocalyptic theme.

Year: 1990 Genre: Racing Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 2 players automobile brutal sports combat racing competitive multiplayer post-apocalyptic

Bad Blood

Bad Blood

Bad Blood is a post-apocalyptic action/role-playing game played from a top-down view, created for the Commodore 64 and MS-DOS by ORIGIN Systems and released in 1990. The game desig...

Year: 1990 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: fallout post-apocalyptic shoot em up wasteland

Alien Terminator

Alien Terminator

Alien Terminator is a sci-fi side-scrolling shooter created by Flair Software and published by Golden Zone for PC in 1997. One year before the game was released on the SNES with the name Realm.

Year: 1997 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-05-26Tags: platform-shooter post-apocalyptic run and gun science fiction side-scrolling snes