Games by Year of Release: 1987

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 Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: advergames automobile driving racing simulation vehicle simulator

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 Updated: 2021-03-10Tags: amiga original game shoot em up space v-scrolling shoot-em up vertical-scrolling

Mouse Trap

Mouse Trap

Mousetrap is a platformer created by Microvalue for the Commodore 64 and Atari 8-bit in 1987. The same year it was ported to Amiga and Atari ST. Somehow inspired to Mappy and Ma...

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-19Tags: platform

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 Updated: 2020-05-26Tags: commodore 64 science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling

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 Updated: 2019-08-22Tags: commodore 64 skateboarding sport sim

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 Updated: 2021-02-28Tags: aliens horror licensed movies msx platform-shooter run and gun

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: 2021-02-18Tags: 3d atari st first-person space space flight space sim wireframe

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 Updated: 2021-06-20Tags: 2 players competitive licensed martial arts movies single screen versus

The Faery Tale Adventure

The Faery Tale Adventure

The Faery Tale Adventure is an action RPG created by MicroIllusions originally for the Amiga and published in 1986. It was one of the earliest role-playing games published for Amiga.

Year: 1987 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: action-rpg amiga original game fantasy open world sword and sorcery top-down

Thexder

Thexder

Thexder is a platform shooter videogame developed by Game Arts and released for DOS, Amiga, Apple II, MSX and several other platforms in 1987. You control a robot that is able to transform into a jet.

Year: 1987 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: anime arcade battlemech mecha platform-shooter run and gun science fiction shoot em up

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 Updated: 2021-12-11Tags: fantasy first-person interactive fiction text adventure text with still pics wizards and witches

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 Updated: 2021-02-26Tags: action-adventure amiga original game arabian fairy tale middle east mini-games mythology naval pirates reverse engineered unofficial port

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 Updated: 2021-08-05Tags: apple 2 original game top-down turn-based wanderer

Into the Eagle's Nest

Into the Eagle's Nest

Into the Eagle's Nest is a Gauntlet clone with a WWII theme developed by Pandora Software and released by Mindscape in 1986 for the Apple II and in 1987 for the Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, and ZX Spectrum.

Year: 1987 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-22Tags: clone shoot em up walkabout war ww2