Games by Year of Release: 1986

Mind Walker

Mind Walker

Mind Walker is one of the first videogames ever created for the Amiga and one of the few titles published by Commodore. This 3D action/puzzle game was designed by Bill Williams and was published in 1986.

Year: 1986 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 3d amiga original game maze polygons puzzle-solving

Risk

Risk

Risk is a turn-based strategy game based on the board game of the same name, developed by Panther Programs and released for MS-DOS..

Year: 1986 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: board game turn-based

Critical Mass

Critical Mass

Critical Mass (or Power) is a 1985 sci-fi videogame released for Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum, later ported to PC with an improved graphics..

Year: 1986 Genre: Action Updated: 2015-04-14Tags: science fiction shoot em up

Arcticfox

Arcticfox

Arcticfox is one of the first 3D games ever created for the Amiga. It puts the player in the cockpit of a futuristic tank, on an alien world covered by snow. The game, developed by...

Year: 1986 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-02-27Tags: aliens amiga original game first-person tank vehicular combat simulator

Winnie the Pooh in the Hundred Acre Wood

Winnie the Pooh in the Hundred Acre Wood

Winnie the Pooh in the Hundred Acre Wood is an adventure game for kids created by Al Lowe, more famous for the Leisure Suit Larry series. The game, based officially on the Disney c...

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-08-12Tags: apple 2 original game cartoon educational hand-drawn animations licensed puzzle-solving

The Pawn

The Pawn

The Pawn is a text adventure created by Magnetic Scrolls initially for the Sinclair QL and published by Sinclair Research in 1985. The game wasn't very successful and one year late...

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-21Tags: fantasy interactive fiction sinclair ql text adventure text with still pics

Spellbound

Spellbound

Spellbound is an adventure-platformer created by David Jones for Mastertronic. It was published under the label Mastertronic Added Dimension in 1985 for the ZX Spectrum and Amstrad CPC.

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-08Tags: flip-screen graphic adventure platform puzzle platformer

Spindizzy

Spindizzy

Spindizzy is a puzzle arcade game released by Electric Dreams Software in 1986 for 8-bit platforms. The game was designed and programmed by Paul Shirley, who developed it for the ...

Year: 1986 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2020-09-14Tags: isometric rolling ball split-screen

Dragon Quest

Dragon Quest

Dragon Quest, known as Dragon Warrior in the US, is a Japanese-style role-playing game created by Chunsoft for the NES and released in 1986. It's the first game of the famous Drago...

Year: 1986 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2021-04-11Tags: fantasy jrpg top-down turn-based

Vampire Killer

Vampire Killer

Vampire Killer is a videogame created by Konami for MSX computers and released in 1986. It's been defined as an alternative version of Castlevania that was released one month before, for the Famicom.

Year: 1986 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-08-27Tags: dark fantasy flip-screen horror metroidvania

Revs

Revs

Revs is the first racing game created by Geoff Crammond, developer and game designer famous for the Formula One Grand Prix series. The original version, created for the BBC Micro a...

Year: 1986 Genre: Racing Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: automobile driving racing simulation track racing vehicle simulator

Cauldron II: The Pumpkin Strikes Back

Cauldron II: The Pumpkin Strikes Back

Cauldron II: The Pumpkin Strikes Back is a horror platformer created by Palace Software and released for the Commodore 64 in 1986. The game was also ported to ZX Spectrum and Amstrad CPC.

Year: 1986 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2019-08-19Tags: fantasy horror platform

Deja Vu: A Nightmare Comes True!!

Deja Vu: A Nightmare Comes True!!

Deja Vu: A Nightmare Comes True!! is a point and click mystery game developed by ICOM Simulations and published by Mindscape. The title was released initially for the Apple Macinto...

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-11-06Tags: clicker detective graphic adventure macintosh original game mystery north america

The Sentinel

The Sentinel

The Sentinel (The Sentry in the U.S.) is one of the first games of the famous designer and coder Geoff Crammond, the author of the Grand Prix series. Developed initially for the BB...

Year: 1986 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 3d bbc micro first-person polygons puzzle-solving real-time virtual world