Games by Year of Release: 1989

Hogbear

Hogbear

Hogbear is a humorous horror text/graphics adventure developed in 1989 which makes use of ASCII art for the visuals. It was published as shareware by PC-SIG.

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: ascii art fantasy real-time survival horror

Pool of Radiance

Pool of Radiance

Pool of Radiance is a computer RPG created by Strategic Simulations Inc and released initially for Commodore 64 and Apple II in 1988. It is the first official adaptation of the rul...

Year: 1989 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-10-12Tags: d&d fantasy forgotten realms gold box licensed sword and sorcery turn-based

Napoleon vs. The Evil Monarchies: Austerlitz 1805

Napoleon vs. The Evil Monarchies: Austerlitz 1805

Napoleon vs. The Evil Monarchies: Austerlitz 1805 (or simply Austerlitz) is a tile-based wargame played in real-time. The player takes command of either French or Russo-Austrian ar...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: historical battle history real-time wargame

Another Lifeless Planet and Me With No Beer

Another Lifeless Planet and Me With No Beer

Another Lifeless Planet and Me With No Beer is a rare text-only adventure game released in 1989 and set on a distant planet, with limited ASCII graphics only.

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: interactive fiction science fiction text adventure text-only

Gold of the Americas

Gold of the Americas

Gold of the Americas: The Conquest of the New World is a historical strategy/simulation game created by SSG in 1989 for MS-DOS, Atari ST, and Amiga. Ian Trout, founder of Strategi...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 4x history hotseat north america south america trading turn-based

Drip

Drip

Drip is a public domain game for Amiga created by Art Skiles and released in 1989. It's a kind of Pac Man where the maze is a set of interconnecting pipes. You have to travel all ...

Year: 1989 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 2d amiga original game maze public domain top-down

Star Breaker

Star Breaker

Star Breaker is a rare sci-fi scrolling shoot 'em up developed by Frames and released in 1989 for Amiga, Atari ST and MS-DOS..

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: arcade science fiction shoot em up

Cave Runner

Cave Runner

Cave Runner is a Boulder Dash variant released in the public domain in 1989. It was created by Gaz Dickson, Neil Cooper and Rudi Martin..

Year: 1989 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2021-03-30Tags: 2d amiga original game boulder dash variants clone maze public domain

Dark Side

Dark Side

Dark Side is a fist-person 3D space action game created by Incentive Software in 1988 both for 8-bit and 16-bit platforms, including ZX Spectrum, Atari ST, Amiga, and Commodore 64.

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 3d aliens disaster first-person freescape polygons virtual world

Ballistix

Ballistix

Ballistix is a very original arcade/action game created by Reflections, designed by Martin Edmondson and programmed by Paul Howarth, the same people behind Shadow of the Beast. It ...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: 2 players arcade futuristic sports multiplayer real-time science fiction

Prophecy: The Fall of Trinadon

Prophecy: The Fall of Trinadon

Prophecy: the Fall of Trinadon is a single-player action RPG designed by Richard L. Seaborne and published by Activision in 1989 for the MS-DOS. In a world dominated by a tyrant named Krellane, wars and rebellions are commonplace.

Year: 1989 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: action-rpg fantasy sword and sorcery top-down

Personal Nightmare

Personal Nightmare

Personal Nightmare is a horror game developed and published by Horror soft in 1989. The title was released for the Amiga, Atari ST, and MS-DOS. 20 years later, it was relaunched by Adventure Soft on GOG.

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: clicker first-person horror mystery puzzle-solving survival horror vampires

TrianGO

TrianGO

TrianGO is a variation of the board game Go played on a hexagon shaped board, released for PC, Amiga, Apple II and Commodore 64 in 1989..

Year: 1989 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: board game turn-based

M1 Tank Platoon

M1 Tank Platoon

M1 Tank Platoon is a tank simulation created by MPS Labs and released by MicroProse for the Amiga, Atari ST and DOS in 1989. The game can be played as a first person action/simulat...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-02-22Tags: military real-time tank transport vehicular combat simulator war