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Games by Year of Release: 1986

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

science fiction shoot em up

Gunfright

Gunfright is an action-adventure/shooter created by Ultimate Play the Game initially for the ZX Spectrum in 1985. It was also ported to MSX and Amstrad CPC. The game developed by ...

Year: 1986 Genre: Action

action-adventure filmation engine isometric wild west zx spectrum

Revs

Revs is the first racing game created by Geoff Crammond, developer and game designer famous for the Formula 1 Grand Prix series. The original version, created for BBC Micro and p...

Year: 1986 Genre: Racing

automobile driving racing simulation track racing vehicle simulator

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 wa...

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure

2d fantasy flip-screen graphic adventure puzzle-solving science fiction zx spectrum

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

flip-screen graphic adventure platform puzzle platformer

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 games for the 8-bit home compu...

Year: 1986 Genre: Shooter

commodore 64 science fiction shoot em up space flight

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

board game turn-based

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

fantasy jrpg top-down turn-based

Tau Ceti: The Lost Star Colony

Tau Ceti is a mix of action, adventure, and space simulation initially developed for the ZX Spectrum by Pete Cooke in 1985. The game was also ported to Atari ST, C64, and MS-DOS. A...

Year: 1986 Genre: Action

3d adventure-strategy science fiction space sim vehicular combat simulator zx spectrum

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

3d amiga original game maze polygons puzzle-solving

Adventure Construction Set

Adventure Construction Set (ACS) is not a game, but a game maker tool, created by Stuart Smith originally for the Commodore 64 in 1984, then ported to Apple II (1985), Amiga (1986), and MS-DOS (1987).

Year: 1986 Genre: Role Playing

c64 original game commodore 64 construction kit game maker utility

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

clicker detective graphic adventure macintosh original game mystery north america

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

fantasy interactive fiction sinclair ql text adventure text parser text with still pics

Transylvania

Transylvania is the first chapter of a series of horror graphic adventure games created by Antonio Antiochia and published by Penguin Software. This first game was released in 1982 for the Apple II, Atari 8-bit, and Commodore 64.

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure

horror interactive fiction text adventure text with still pics