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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

ascii art fantasy real-time survival horror
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

historical battle history real-time wargame
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

arcade science fiction shoot em up
Sweet Home

Sweet Home

Sweet Home is a survival horror roleplaying game produced and published by Capcom for Famicom in 1989. Although it was released exclusively for Japan, it received an excellent translation for English-speaking players.

Year: 1989 Genre: Role Playing

horror jrpg mystery nes original game non-linear puzzle-solving supernatural survival horror
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

2d amiga original game maze public domain top-down
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 Strategic...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation

4x history hotseat north america south america trading turn-based
Archipelagos

Archipelagos

Archipelagos is a puzzler/strategy game created by Astral Software initially for the Atari ST in 1989 then ported to Amiga and MS-DOS. Inspired, at least in part, by The Sentinel...

Year: 1989 Genre: Puzzler

3d atari st coverdisk first-person real-time science fiction
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

board game turn-based
Gravity Force

Gravity Force

Gravity Force is a freeware shooter created by Stephan Wenzler for the Amiga in 1989. The idea is simple: take the spaceship of the videogame Asteroids and its mechanic of moveme...

Year: 1989 Genre: Shooter

2 players amiga original game freeware multi-directional multi-scrolling shooter shoot em up space flight split-screen versus
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

interactive fiction science fiction text adventure text-only
Gold Rush!

Gold Rush!

Gold Rush! is a graphic adventure created by Sierra in 1989 for MS-DOS, Amiga, Atari ST, and other platforms. The game is set in the old west during the gold rush, and it uses an improved version of the AGI engine.

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure

agi engine flip-screen graphic adventure north america wild west
Dark Side

Dark Side

Dark Side is a first-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

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. I...

Year: 1989 Genre: Action

2 players arcade futuristic sports multiplayer real-time science fiction
Black Orchid

Black Orchid

Black Orchid is a fantasy turn-based strategy game created by Mundane Software for Atari ST and initially distributed via mail-order. In 1989 it was ported to Amiga and distributed by Actual Screenshots (CRL) with the name Legend.

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy

atari st fantasy hisoft basic sword and sorcery turn-based wargame