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Games by Year of Release: 1987

Roadwar Europa

Roadwar Europa

Roadwar Europa is a futuristic turn-based strategy game designed by Jeff Johnson and initially developed for the Apple II and Commodore 64 in 1986, published by Strategic Simulations Inc.

Year: 1987 Genre: Strategy

apple 2 original game post-apocalyptic science fiction turn-based wargame
Gnome Ranger

Gnome Ranger

Gnome Ranger is a text adventure with graphics created by Level 9 Computing and released in 1987 on several 8-bit and 16-bit platforms, including Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, and others.

Year: 1987 Genre: Adventure

fantasy first-person interactive fiction text adventure text with still pics wizards and witches
Vaders

Vaders

Vaders (also know as Vader) is a vertical scrolling shooter developed by Softgang for the Amiga and released in 1987 by Anco. Sadly, it is known as one of the worst games ever created for this platform.

Year: 1987 Genre: Shooter

amiga original game shoot em up space v-scrolling shoot-em up vertical-scrolling
Phantasie III: The Wrath of Nikademus

Phantasie III: The Wrath of Nikademus

Phantasie III: The Wrath of Nikademus is the third chapter of the RPG series designed by Winston Douglas Wood for the SSI. Strangely, the second game was never ported to the Amiga, so after the first one, we go directly to the third.

Year: 1987 Genre: Role Playing

fantasy top-down turn-based wanderer
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

3d atari st first-person space space flight space sim wireframe
Skate or Die

Skate or Die

Skate or Die is a skateboarding game created by Electronic Arts and released for the Commodore 64 in 1987. It was then ported to ZX Spectrum, Apple II, MS-DOS, NES, and other platforms in the following years.

Year: 1987 Genre: Sports

commodore 64 skateboarding sport sim
Ford Simulator

Ford Simulator

Ford Simulator is a driving simulator that is meant to advertise Ford vehicles and was developed by Beck-Tech and the SoftAd Group, and published by Ford Motor Company in 1987 for DOS.

Year: 1987 Genre: Racing

advergames automobile driving racing simulation vehicle simulator
Sinbad and the Throne of the Falcon

Sinbad and the Throne of the Falcon

Sinbad and the Throne of the Falcon is an action-adventure published by Cinemaware initially in 1987 for the Amiga. The game was entirely created by Bill Williams, also known for the excellent Mind Walker, released one year before.

Year: 1987 Genre: Action

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Vietnam 3275

Vietnam 3275

Vietnam 3275 is a sci-fi shoot 'em up developed by Stavros Fasoulas for the Commodore 64. It's a modified version of another game released in 1987, called Delta MK II (or Delta Patrol).

Year: 1987 Genre: Shooter

commodore 64 science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling
Flight Simulator II

Flight Simulator II

Flight Simulator II is the second iteration of the flight simulator series created by subLOGIC, started in 1979 with the first Flight Simulator for the Apple II. Flight Simulator I...

Year: 1987 Genre: Simulation

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Aliens: Alien 2

Aliens: Alien 2

Aliens: Alien 2 is a platform shooter created by Squaresoft and released exclusively in Japan for MSX computers. As you can imagine from the title, it's the official videogame base...

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer

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The Karate Kid: Part II

The Karate Kid: Part II

The Karate Kid: Part II is a beat-em-up based on the popular movie of the '80s with Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita. The game was created by Steve Bak and Pete Lyon and published by MicroDeal in 1987 for the Amiga and Atari ST.

Year: 1987 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2 players competitive licensed martial arts movies single screen versus
Crazy Cars

Crazy Cars

Crazy Cars is an arcade racing game developed and published by Titus France in 1987 originally for the Amiga. It was ported to multiple other systems the following year. It saw 2 sequels making it a full series.

Year: 1987 Genre: Racing

amiga original game arcade automobile driving street racing transport vehicle simulator
Phantasie

Phantasie

Phantasie is a role-playing game designed by Winston Douglas Wood and released by Strategic Simulations Inc initially in 1985 for Apple II and other 8-bit platforms. The conversion...

Year: 1987 Genre: Role Playing

apple 2 original game top-down turn-based wanderer