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The best classic and old school Space games

Space Hulk

Space Hulk

Space Hulk is a squad-management tactical videogame, released in 1993 for MS-DOS and Amiga, based on the popular board game by Games Workshop with the same title. In this horror/sc...

Year: 1993 Genre: Strategy

aliens board game dungeon crawler licensed party-based science fiction space spaceship tactical-rpg
Outpost

Outpost

Outpost is a space colonization strategy game created by Sierra and released in 1994 for Windows 3x and Macintosh. As in many other science fiction classics, Earth will be destroye...

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy

4x isometric real-time science fiction space space exploration space sim
Space Crusade

Space Crusade

Space Crusade is a computer adaptation of the 1990 Games Workshop boardgame set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe. The video game was created by Gremlin Graphics and released in 199...

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy

board game licensed science fiction space squad management top-down turn-based
Xenon

Xenon

Xenon is a vertical scrolling shooter, created by The Bitmap Brothers initially for the Atari ST in 1988 and ported to Amiga, ZX Spectrum, and MSX the same year. The game is the prequel to the much more popular Xenon 2: Megablast.

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter

amiga original game shoot em up space v-scrolling shoot-em up vertical-scrolling
Galaxy Force II

Galaxy Force II

Galaxy Force II is a sci-fi space shoot 'em up created by SEGA initially as a coin-op, then converted to many home platforms, including Mega Drive/Genesis, Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and others, starting from 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Shooter

coin-op conversion science fiction shoot em up space
Moonbase

Moonbase

Moonbase: Lunar Colony Simulator is a strategy/simulation game created by Wesson International in 1990 for MS-DOS and later ported to Amiga and Macintosh. As you can imagine from t...

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy

business simulation city building management science fiction space space exploration
Thunder Force III

Thunder Force III

Thunder Force III is a space shooter developed by Technosoft for the SEGA Genesis/Mega Drive and published by SEGA in 1990. The title was adapted for the arcade in 1991 under the name Thunder Force AC and for SNES as Thunder Spirits.

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter

arcade genesis original game science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling space
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-op released in 1989, ported to Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, and other platforms. The game was desi...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter

2 players arcade co-op coin-op conversion isometric multi-directional space
Chronomaster

Chronomaster

Chronomaster is a graphic adventure developed by DreamForge and published by Capstone in 1995 for PC. The game was written by famous novelist Roger Zelazny, known for having won s...

Year: 1995 Genre: Adventure

detective graphic adventure non-linear novel pre-rendered science fiction space
Super Star Trek

Super Star Trek

Super Star Trek is an old text-only game, an early example of a turn-based space strategy sim/wargame created by Robert Leedom e David Ahl. The game code was published in the 1978 book BASIC Computer Games - Microcomputer Edition.

Year: 1978 Genre: Strategy

basic language public domain science fiction space spaceship text-based wargame
Captive

Captive

Captive is a sci-fi RPG created by Antony Crowther and published by Mindscape in 1990 for the Amiga, Atari ST, and MS-DOS. The game uses a first-person perspective, with movements in the four directions in a pseudo-3D environment.

Year: 1990 Genre: Role Playing

dungeon crawler first-person party-based science fiction space
Frenetic

Frenetic

Frenetic is a vertical shooter created by Core Design and released for Amiga and Atari ST in 1991. It's a very traditional game that perfectly fits in the space shoot-em-up genre, ...

Year: 1991 Genre: Shooter

shoot em up space top-down v-scrolling shoot-em up vertical-scrolling
Supremacy: Your Will Be Done

Supremacy: Your Will Be Done

Supremacy (called Overlord in the US) is a real-time strategy game developed by Probe Software and released for the Amiga and Atari ST in 1990. In 1991 it was ported to MS-DOS and Commodore 64.

Year: 1990 Genre: Strategy

amiga original game real-time science fiction space space management
StarBlade

StarBlade

StarBlade is a futuristic action-adventure created by Silmarils for the Amiga, Atari ST, and MS-DOS and released in 1990..

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure

action-adventure side-scrolling space