The best classic and old school Zx Spectrum games

Batman: The Caped Crusader

Batman: The Caped Crusader

Batman: The Caped Crusader is a videogame inspired by the comic book by DC Comics. It was created by Special FX initially for ZX Spectrum and also ported to Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and other platforms.

Year: 1988 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-10-30Tags: 2d action-adventure arcade comics licensed platform side-scrolling zx spectrum

Nebulus

Nebulus

Nebulus (known as Tower Toppler in the US) is an action platformer developed and designed by John M Phillips initially for the ZX Spectrum and Commodore 64. Later it was ported to Amiga, Atari ST, Amstrad CPC, Acorn 32-bit.

Year: 1988 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: arcade climber zx spectrum

Fantasy World Dizzy

Fantasy World Dizzy

Fantasy World Dizzy is the sequel to Treasure Island Dizzy, and the third game in the Dizzy series, an action-adventure platformer created by Codemasters initially for the ZX Spectrum and Amstrad CPC.

Year: 1991 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-11-02Tags: action-adventure fantasy platform puzzle-solving zx spectrum

Knight Lore

Knight Lore

Knight Lore is an isometric action-adventure developed by Tim and Chris Stamper and published by Ultimate Play The Game. The title was released in November 1984 for ZX Spectrum, and one year later for MSX, BBC Micro and Amstrad CPC.

Year: 1985 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-04-21Tags: action-adventure fantasy filmation engine flip-screen isometric wizards and witches zx spectrum

Laser Squad 1992

Laser Squad 1992

Laser Squad is a turn-based tactics video game, developed by Julian Gollop with Target Games and originally released in 1988 for the ZX Spectrum, later ported to the Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, MSX, Amiga and Atari ST.

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: science fiction squad management turn-based wargame zx spectrum

Knight Tyme

Knight Tyme

Knight Tyme is a graphic adventure published by Mastertronic in 1986 for 8-bit platforms, initially from the ZX Spectrum and Amstrad CPC, later for Commdore 64 and MSX. The game w...

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-10-04Tags: 2d fantasy flip-screen graphic adventure puzzle-solving science fiction zx spectrum

Manic Miner

Manic Miner

Manic Miner is a platform game originally created for the ZX Spectrum by Matthew Smith and released by Software Projects in 1983. The game was ported to many platforms in the follo...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-10-20Tags: navigator platform side-scrolling zx spectrum

Lords of Chaos

Lords of Chaos

Lords of Chaos is a fantasy turn-based tactical rpg developed by Mythos Games, published for 8-bit platforms including Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum in 1990, then for the Amiga and Atari ST in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: fantasy turn-based wargame wizards and witches zx spectrum

Laser Squad

Laser Squad

Laser Squad is a turn-based tactics game designed by Julian Gollop and his company Target Games. We are presenting here the 1989 Amiga version. Originally the game was created for the ZX Spectrum and released in 1988.

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: hotseat science fiction squad management tactical-rpg tactics turn-based war zx spectrum

Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine

Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine

Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine is a sci-fi shoot 'em up created by Raffaele Cecco for Hewson Consultants and published in 1987 for the ZX Spectrum. It was then ported to the Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, NES, and Amiga.

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: arcade science fiction shoot em up zx spectrum

Driller

Driller

Driller, also known as Space Station Oblivion, is a 3D strategy/puzzler created by Incentive Software initially for ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC in 1987. In 1988 the Atari ST, Amiga and DOS versions were released.

Year: 1988 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 3d first-person freescape polygons science fiction vector graphics virtual world zx spectrum