Games by Year of Release: 1988

Vyper

Vyper

Vyper is a sci-fi shoot 'em up, clearly inspired to Galaga, created by TopDown Development for the Amiga and released in 1988..

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-18

Football Manager 2

Football Manager 2

Football Manager II is the sequel to the original Football Manager created by Kevin Toms with Addictive Games in 1985. This sequel arrived in 1988, and it was released for Commodor...

Year: 1988 Genre: Sports Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: business simulation football sport management

Fish!

Fish!

Fish! is a text adventure created by the British game studio Magnetic Scrolls, published in 1988 for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS and other platforms by Rainbird. Wri...

Year: 1988 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-21Tags: comedy detective interactive fiction mystery text adventure

Eliminator

Eliminator

Eliminator is a sci-fi arcade/shooter designed by John M. Phillips and developed by Hewson initially for the Atari ST. It was published in 1988 also for the Amiga, Commodore 64, in 1988 for Atari ST, Amstrad CPC, and ZX Spectrum.

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-23Tags: aliens arcade atari st science fiction

Mortville Manor

Mortville Manor

Mortville Manor - Le Manoir de Mortevielle in French - is a graphic adventure created by Lankhor initially for the Sinclair QL. The original game was published in 1986, but in 1987 a new and improved version for Atari ST was released.

Year: 1988 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-04-26Tags: clicker crime & punishment detective graphic adventure mystery point and click puzzle-solving sinclair ql

Star Goose!

Star Goose!

Star Goose! (also know as Stargoose Warrior) is a sci-fi arcade shooter created by Logotron for the Atari ST, Amiga, and MS-DOS and released in 1988. Designed by two brilliant game...

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-03-20Tags: arcade shoot em up top-down

Carrier Command

Carrier Command

Carrier Command is a vehicle simulation and a real-time strategy game developed by Realtime Games in 1988 for the Atari ST, then later ported to several other platforms including A...

Year: 1988 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: atari st naval real-time science fiction transport watercraft

Thunder Blade

Thunder Blade

Thunder Blade is an arcade released by Sega originally in 1987 where the player has to control an helicopter, the Gunship Gladiator, to destroy all enemies using guns and missiles and defeat the dictator.

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-22Tags: arcade flight helicopter shoot em up transport

Armalyte

Armalyte

Armalyte is one of the best shooters ever created for the Commodore 64. This horizontally scrolling sci-fi shoot 'em up was developed by Cyberdyne Systems and published by Thalamus in 1988.

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-08-23Tags: commodore 64 h-scrolling shoot-em up science fiction shoot em up side-scrolling space flight

Shinobi

Shinobi

Shinobi is an arcade game created by SEGA in 1987, ported almost immediately to the Master System and later to many other platforms. In the game, you control a ninja ("shinobi" me...

Year: 1988 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-10-25Tags: arcade coin-up conversion fighting martial arts ninja side-scrolling

BattleTech: The Crescent Hawk's Inception

BattleTech: The Crescent Hawk's Inception

BattleTech: The Crescent Hawk's Inception is a sci-fi RPG created by Westwood Associates and published by Infocom initially for MS-DOS in 1988, then ported to Atari ST, Apple II, Commodore 64, and Amiga (in 1989).

Year: 1988 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-08-06Tags: board game mecha science fiction tactical-rpg top-down turn-based war

Menace

Menace

Menace is a side-scrolling space shooter created by DMA Design originally for the Amiga. Psygnosis published it in 1988. The game was ported and released for the Commodore 64, Atari ST, and DOS one year later.

Year: 1988 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-02-21Tags: amiga original game arcade science fiction shoot em up

The Games: Summer Edition

The Games: Summer Edition

The Games: Summer Edition is the official game of the 1988 Summer Olympics that took place in Seoul, South Korea, in 1988. The game developed by The Code Monkeys is part of the fam...

Year: 1988 Genre: Sports Updated: 2020-08-15Tags: commodore 64 licensed mixed sports olympiad side-scrolling sport sim

Sherlock: The Riddle of the Crown Jewels

Sherlock: The Riddle of the Crown Jewels

Sherlock: The Riddle of the Crown Jewels is an interactive fiction written by Bob Bates and released by Infocom for MS-DOS, Apple II, Commodore 64, Macintosh and Amiga in 1988. It...

Year: 1988 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: detective interactive fiction mystery puzzle-solving text adventure