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Games by Year of Release: 1996

Descent II

Descent II

Descent II is a first person shooter published in 1996. It's the sequel to Decent. The game was published by Interplay Productions and developed by Parallax Software. Originally in...

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter

science fiction shoot em up
Z: The Game

Z: The Game

Z (or Zed) is a sci-fi real-time strategy game developed by The Bitmap Brothers and published in 1996 for PC-MSDOS. The world of video games is really very intricate. We can notice...

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy

mecha real-time rts science fiction
Bolo Adventures III

Bolo Adventures III

Bolo Adventures III is a Puzzler game developed by Soleau Software and published by Soleau Software in 1996 for DOS.

Year: 1996 Genre: Puzzler

puzzle-solving
Fantasy General

Fantasy General

Fantasy General is a turn-based strategy game published by Strategic Simulations in 1996. It is set in a fantasy world with some steampunk/high-tech elements represented with a hex map.

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy

fantasy turn-based
3D Xmas Adventure: Santa's Rescue

3D Xmas Adventure: Santa's Rescue

3D Xmas Adventure: Santa's Rescue is Christmas themed, and non-violent, first person shooter created by Pie in the Sky Software in 1996 for MS-DOS. The game was developed to promot...

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter

2.5d christmas first-person holidays
Mortimer and the Riddles of the Medallion

Mortimer and the Riddles of the Medallion

Mortimer and the Riddles of the Medallion is an educational action/puzzle game created by LucasArts and released for Windows 95 and Macintosh in 1996. The game uses the Rebel Assault game engine and it's designed for kids 5 and up.

Year: 1996 Genre: Action

educational first-person puzzle-solving
Legends

Legends

Legends is a fantasy/sci-fi action-adventure, inspired by Zelda, created by Krisalis Software and published in 1996 for Amiga models with AGA chipset and PC. When The Legend of Zel...

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing

action-rpg aga ancient egypt fantasy jrpg top-down wanderer
Tin Toy Adventure in the House of Fun

Tin Toy Adventure in the House of Fun

Tin Toy Adventure in the House of Fun is a 2D platformer developed by Adrian Cumming and published by Mutation for the Amiga in 1996. Cumming, a former Core Design artist, and deve...

Year: 1996 Genre: Platformer

aga amiga original game cartoon fantasy parallax scrolling side-scrolling
Supercars International

Supercars International

Supercars International is the third game in the Super Cars series and is an arcade racing game developed by Magnetic Fields and published by Hit Squad in 1996 for DOS. The game ...

Year: 1996 Genre: Racing

arcade
Champ Kong

Champ Kong

Champ Kong is probably the best clone of the classic Donkey Kong arcade. Developed by ChamProgramming and released in 1996 for DOS, it closely replicates the original game..

Year: 1996 Genre: Arcade

arcade clone platform
Capital Punishment

Capital Punishment

Capital Punishment is an original Amiga beat-'em-up developed in 1996 by clickBOOM Interactive for Amiga AGA models only. If you're here without knowing this entry, let me ask you a few questions.

Year: 1996 Genre: Beat-'em-up

2 players aga amiga original game competitive fantasy fighting multiplayer
Chex Quest

Chex Quest

Chex Quest is a sci-fi first-person shooter created by Digital Cafe in 1996 using the Doom engine. The game was distributed in special boxes of Chex cereals..

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter

advergames doom engine first-person fps freeware licensed science fiction
Chex Quest 2

Chex Quest 2

Chex Quest 2 is a 3D first-person shooter created by Digital Cafe and released in 1996. It's a so-called advergame since it was distributed together with the Chex cereals in 1996. It is, of course, the sequel to Chex Quest.

Year: 1996 Genre: Shooter

3d advergames doom engine first-person fps licensed
Rally Sport

Rally Sport

Rally Sport is a freeware 3D driving/racing game that can be played by one or two players. It was released in 1996 for PC MS-DOS .

Year: 1996 Genre: Racing

automobile freeware off-roading rally track racing vehicle simulator