The best classic and old school Space Flight games

Ultima I

Ultima I

Ultima (later renamed Ultima I: The First Age of Darkness), is the first game in the series of role-playing games created by Richard Garriott. The original Ultima was created for t...

Year: 1983 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: apple 2 original game fantasy puzzle-solving science fiction space flight turn-based

Starflight

Starflight

Starflight is one the first sandbox space exploration role-playing and simulation game, it was developed by Binary Systems and published by Electronic Arts originally for MS-DOS in 1986.

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-02-17Tags: non-linear real-time science fiction space flight

Wing Commander: Armada

Wing Commander: Armada

Wing Commander: Armada is a turn-based 3d strategy game set in the universe of Wing Commander, created by Origin Systems and released in 1994 for PC MS-DOS. It's the first Wing Commander game to feature multiplayer mode.

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: flight science fiction space flight turn-based

Star Control

Star Control

Star Control is an action/strategy game developed by Toys for Bob and published by Accolade in 1990 for Amiga and MS-DOS. It is the first installment of the Star Control series th...

Year: 1990 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-02-06Tags: multiplayer science fiction shoot em up space flight

Elite

Elite

Elite is a famous space flight and trading sim created by David Braben and Ian Bell (with their company, Mr Micro), published by Acornsoft and Firebird, and released for several home computers starting from 1984.

Year: 1988 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 3d bbc micro business simulation flight polygons real-time science fiction shoot em up space space flight space sim trading

Super Stardust

Super Stardust

After the success of the original Stardust, the Finnish studio Bloodhouse decided to change publisher and create an enhanced version of their Asteroids clone. Published by Team 17...

Year: 1994 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-07-19Tags: aga aliens amiga original game arcade asteroids clone flight science fiction shoot em up space flight

Star Trek: Judgment Rites

Star Trek: Judgment Rites

Star Trek: Judgment Rites is a graphic adventure based on the popular sci-fi series. It was released by Interplay in 1993, a a sequel to Star Trek: 25th Anniversary..

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-05-23Tags: graphic adventure licensed point and click science fiction space flight spaceship tv series

Uridium

Uridium

Uridium is a science fiction side-scrolling shoot 'em up originally designed by Andrew Braybrook for the Commodore 64. It was one of the most popular game for the 8-bit home comput...

Year: 1986 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: commodore 64 science fiction shoot em up space flight

Starglider

Starglider

Starglider is a 3D space shooter created by the young programmer Jez San and published by Rainbird in 1986 for the Commodore 64, Atari ST, Apple II, ZX Spectrum, and other computers.

Year: 1987 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-04-21Tags: 3d atari st first-person space space flight space sim wireframe

Uridium 2

Uridium 2

Uridium 2 is a sci-fi horizontal-scrolling shoot 'em up created by Graftgold for the Amiga and published by Renegade in 1993. The first Uridium was created for the Commodore 64, a...

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-11-01Tags: 2 players 2d co-op shoot em up space flight top-down

Katakis

Katakis

Katakis is a sci-fi shooter inspired to R-Type, developed by Factor 5 and released in 1988 for the Commodore 64 and Amiga. The C64 version was created by Manfred Trenz and Andreas ...

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: commodore 64 freeware science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling space flight

Armalyte: The Final Run

Armalyte: The Final Run

Armalyte: The Final Run is the enhanced version for 16-bit platforms of the Shoot 'Em Up created by Cyberdyne Systems/Thalamus in 1988 for the C64. The Final Run was published in 1991 for the Amiga and Atari ST.

Year: 1991 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling space flight

Armalyte

Armalyte

Armalyte is one of the best shooters ever created for the Commodore 64. This horizontally scrolling sci-fi shoot 'em up was developed by Cyberdyne Systems and published by Thalamus in 1988.

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: commodore 64 science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling space flight

Awesome

Awesome

Awesome is an action sci-fi shooter created by Reflections Interactive and published by Psygnosis in 1990 for the Amiga and Atari. It was ported to FM Towns by 1992. The game was d...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: amiga original game arcade multi-directional science fiction shoot em up space flight