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The Ultimate Tape Archive (C64)

Welcome to the most complete Commodore 64 cassette archive that exists. By complete, we do not mean it's all the titles ever made, but all tapes are complete with coverscans and manuals all in one place for you to enjoy.


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Glider Rider (1988 Bug Byte) [5914] Published by Quicksilva Ltd. Developed by Binary Design, Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Visual Isometric Gameplay Shooter Description The World Government has taken the decision to wipe out the Abraxas Corporation, a weaponry-dealing regime that has helped dictators and terrorists for decades. As a member of the elite Silent But Deadly force, you have been sent in to destroy their plastic island,...
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Gladiators (1993 Summit) [3064] Published by Summit Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1993 Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description You are the best helicopter pilot there is and due to your heroics you are now part of the Gladiator Squadron. Your job is to patrol over unconquered lands to keep the peace. One day while patrolling eight small islands you receive a call for help. To secure these islands that have great strategic importance, you must go in and...
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Ghosts 'n Goblins (199x Encore) [3065] Published by Capcom Co., Ltd. Developed by Capcom Co., Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Android, Arcade, Atari ST, BREW, Commodore 16, Plus/4, DOS, DoJa, FM-7, Game Boy Advance, Game Boy Color, iPad, iPhone, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PC-88, PlayStation 3, Wii, Wii U, Windows Mobile, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Released Feb, 1987 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Shooter Description Ghosts...
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Gothik (1988 Firebird) [2229] Published by Firebird Software Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade Description The lands far north of Belorn are ruled by an evil lord with an iron fist . Only the powers of the druid Hasrinaxx would be able to harm the lord, but missing any support by his people, Hasrinaxx has been imprisoned. To ensure he can never be freed, the lord cast a spell on Hasrinaxx,...
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Ghostbusters II (1991 Hit Squad) [1483] Published by Activision, Inc. Developed by Foursfield Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 2600, Atari ST, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Setting Fantasy, Sci-fi / futuristic Misc Licensed Genre Action Perspective Bird's-eye view, Side view Visual 2D scrolling, Isometric Gameplay Shooter Description The UK-produced adaptation of Ghostbusters II contains three action scenes based on the film: In the first scene, the Ghostbusters must collect slime samples...
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Go Racing with Peter O'Sullevan (1984 Commodore) [2691] Published by Commodore Business Machines (UK) Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Sport Horse / derby Genre Sports Gameplay Casino / gambling Description Go Racing With Peter O'Sullevan allows yourself and seven other players to bet and make money on various horse races on various race courses. Each player starts with £1000 and they can see each horse, their form, trainer and jockey, and their last three races before deciding which...
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Goodness Gracious (1983 Beyond) [1735] Published by Beyond Platform Commodore 64 Released 1983 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade Description Goodness Gracious is a side view single screen game where you play the role of a frog-like dinosaur protecting a red gem which gives them their power, from various life-forms that inhabit the same world. The life-forms will attempt to get the gem over various levels, one at a time and move across the screen in...
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Ghetto blaster (1985 Virgin) [4973] Published by Virgin Games, Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Released 1985 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Puzzle elements Description Street Beat is an adventure in the land of good groove. You basically have a ghettoblaster, and you go around the streets of London and you get them to dance to the music. Once you have made the required amount dancing, you take the tape into a record company. Watch out for the policemen, the tone deaf...
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Gyropod (1984 Taskset Ltd.) [1782] Published by Taskset Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Taskset Ltd. Released Mar, 1984 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Gyropod is a one or two player shooter for the Commodore 64. The player controls a space ship, the Galaxy Ranger. The ship's mission is to locate and eradicate every planet in an alien system. These planets are defended by waves of fanatical...
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Get off my Garden!! (1984 Interceptor Software) [66] Published by Interceptor Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description You are a General Agricultural Robot Functionary (G.A.R.F.), and in this side view single screen game you have to grow six Aquaronum Upshootus while avoiding and shooting various creatures trying to kill you over various levels. To water the plants...
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Gold Silver Bronze (1988 U.S. Gold) [9899] Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Sport Olympiad / mixed sports Genre Action, Compilation, Sports Perspective Side view, Top-down Description This collection features Epyx's earliest Olympic games: Summer Games Summer Games II Winter Games From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
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Gauntlet The Deeper Dungeons (1987 U.S. Gold) [1248] Published by Mindscape, Inc. Developed by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released Mar, 1988 Genre DLC / add-on Add-on Map / level Description This is an expansion pack for the original Gauntlet . It has 512 new action packed dungeons. There is no other new content besides the dungeons. From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
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Gauntlet (1986 ERBE Software) [6627] Published by Mindscape, Inc. Developed by Atari Games Corporation Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Arcade, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, DOS, J2ME, Macintosh, MSX, SEGA Master System, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Released Sep, 1987 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Arcade Description Gauntlet is an action game where players choose characters and fight their way through hordes of enemies that assault them on the way to the end of the...
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Gogo the Ghost (1984 Firebird) [2364] Published by Firebird Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Side view Description In this arcade-action game you guide a small sweet ghost named Gogo around 150 chambers in a haunted castle. Collect objects and avoid the contact with evil forces to master your mission: Free your dream princess!. You receive level codes so that you're able to start a new game from the point you reached the last time. From...
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Gates of Dawn (1985 Virgin) [4971] Published by Virgin Games, Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Gang of Five Released 1985 Genre Action Perspective Behind view Gameplay Fighting, Puzzle elements Description The player controls a knight who must discover the mystery of the mind. To do this, four objects must be collected - iron, stone, fire, and ice - so that they can pass through the Gates of Dawn. These objects are scattered in the maze. The maze consists of 64 rooms, which are displayed...
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Gary Lineker's Superstar Soccer (1987 Gremlin Graphics) [5074] Published by Mindscape, Inc. Developed by SportTime Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released Oct, 1987 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Action, Sports Perspective Side view Gameplay Managerial / business simulation Misc Licensed Description Much of the design and programming of Superstar Ice Hockey (by many of the same programmers) is revised to provide a six-a-side soccer game. You can control any combination of...
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Grid Iron 2 (1989 Alternative Software) [6117] Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Developed by Clockwize Software Developments Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Electron, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Sport Football (American) Genre Sports, Strategy / tactics Gameplay Managerial / business simulation Description This (American) football management game uses a menu-driven system. There are 16 teams to choose from; the Dolphins, Packers and 49ers are all in there. Players are rated out of 10 on...
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Game Set and Match 2 (1988 Ocean Software Ltd) [11586] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Genre Compilation Description Game Set and Match 2 is a compilation of re-issued sports games, featuring several different sports. It is the sequel to Ocean's earlier compilation, Game Set and Match . The games in this compilation are: Super Bowl (Not available in the Amstrad CPC version) Winter Olympiad 88 (Not available in the Amstrad CPC version) The game in...
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Gusher (1984 Visions Software Factory) [3047]
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Great Escape, The (1990 Hit Squad) [1484] Published by Systems Editoriale s.r.l. Platform Commodore 64 Released 1988 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Stealth Description In the game you are a prisoner, who wants to escape and pass your way out undetected. First, you should collect the keys in your cell for a limited amount of time. Second, you should run undetected through the very long tunnel represented on several stages. Tunnel has gaps, and...
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Gun Runner (1987 Power House) [4179] Published by Power House, The Platform Commodore 64 Released 1987 Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Shooter Description Gun Runner is based on the classic game Choplifter where you must fly your helicopter over eight side-view, horizontal scrolling levels where the screen scrolls when you move to the left or the right. You must search each level for a certain amount of men within a time limit and when one is seen you must fly as low as you can and...
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Game Set and Match (1987 Ocean Software Ltd) [11587] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Genre Compilation Description This compilation contains an assortment of sports games, taking in several different sports as well as arcade conversions, games originating from US companies, titles from New Generation and CDS , and licenses of professional athletes of the time: GBA Championship Basketball: Two-on-Two World Series Baseball Super Soccer Hyper Sports...
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Game Over II (1991 Summit) [6515] Published by Dinamic Software Developed by Dinamic Software Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, MSX, PC Booter, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Setting Cyberpunk / dark sci-fi Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description The Serena Commander have the mission to rescue his companion of expedition captured in Moon 4 of System Sotpok, better known like the world Phantis, an unusual place inhabited by a hostile fauna and...
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Gumshoe (1985 A'n'F Software Ltd) [5050] Published by A&F; Software Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Genre Action Gameplay Platform Description You are a private detective and you have been asked to rescue the daughter of a millionaire and your investigation has brought you to a complex of ten tower blocks. Gumshoe is a platform game where a small part of the block is shown and the screen scrolls when you move in all directions. You have to navigate the various floors of the block...
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Grand Prix Circuit (1988 Electronic Arts) [10108] Published by Accolade, Inc. Developed by Distinctive Software, Inc. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple IIgs, DOS, Macintosh, ZX Spectrum Released Nov, 1988 Genre Racing / driving, Simulation Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Automobile, Track racing, Vehicle simulator Description Formula One racing is recreated in detail in this simulation. You have the choice to drive a Ferrari 187/88C, a McLaren MP4/4 or a Williams FW12, each with different...
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Game Over (19xx Summit) [6565] Published by Summit Software Developed by Dinamic Software Also For Amstrad CPC, Antstream, MSX, PC Booter, Thomson MO, Thomson TO, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Setting Cyberpunk / dark sci-fi Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Shooter Description In a distant lost Galaxy in the immensity of the Universe, a gorgeous and evil woman had put under her with her intelligence and an immense army of Terminators of the...
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Grandmaster Chess (1986 Audiogenic Ltd.) [5010] Published by Kingsoft GmbH Also For Commodore 16, Plus/4, VIC-20 Released 1982 Genre Strategy / tactics Perspective Top-down Gameplay Board game, Chess Pacing Turn-based Description Grandmaster is a one player chess game where you play the computer at chess with ten skill levels (0-9). As well as adjusting the skill level you can also watch the computer play itself, receive hints, force the computer to play the move it is currently thinking and...
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Guerrilla War (1988 Imagine) [4374] Published by Imagine Developed by SNK Corporation Also For Amstrad CPC, Antstream, Arcade, NES, Nintendo Switch, PC Booter, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PSP, PS Vita, ZX Spectrum Released Mar, 1989 Vehicular Tank Narrative War Genre Action Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description A tropical island (specified as Cuba in the Japanese original) is being oppressed by a dictator, but fortunately one or two brave US...
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Graeme Souness Soccer Manager (1992 Zeppelin Games) [6486] Published by Zeppelin Games Limited Developed by Zeppelin Games Limited Also For Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, ZX Spectrum Released 1992 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Gameplay Managerial / business simulation Misc Licensed Description Graeme Souness Soccer Manager is a basic football managing game based on the English leagues where the player is responsible for bringing a team (any available)...
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Galdregons Domain (1990 Players) [6506] Published by Pandora Developed by Pandora Platforms Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS Released 1989 Setting Fantasy Genre Role-Playing (RPG) Perspective 1st-person Description The land of Mezron is in turmoil. The evil wizard Azazael has been resurrected and is now on the search for five gems which will grant him ultimate Power. You are a adventurer that has the task to stop the wizard. On your way you'll face medusas, evil cults of priestesses and many...
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Galax i Birds (1986 Firebird Silver) [2322] Published by Firebird Software Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Sensible Software Released 1986 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description In this Galaxian -style shooter, players control a ship who must dodge wave upon wave of birds such as vultures, chickens, swans, and budgies. Ships can move left or right, and fire two shots at a time. In each wave, birds fly...
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Ivan 'Ironman' Stewart's Super Off Road (199x Tronix) [1155] Published by Virgin Mastertronic Ltd. Developed by Leland Corporation Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, Game Boy, Game Gear, Genesis, Lynx, NES, SEGA Master System, SNES, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Genre Racing / driving Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Vehicular Automobile, Off-roading, Track racing Misc Licensed Description Enter the world of off-road racing as 4 vehicles will face each other,...
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Fun School 2 for the Over 8s (1992 Hit Squad) [1481] Published by Database Educational Software Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, DOS, Electron, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Educational Geography, Math / logic Genre Educational Description Fun School 2: For the Over-8s is an educational game part of the Fun School series with this version aimed at the over eights. Parents can choose a difficulty level for each game and also enter their own words to use. There are eight activities for a child...
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Ivan 'Ironman' Stewart's Super Off Road (1990 Virgin) [6113] Published by Virgin Mastertronic Ltd. Developed by Leland Corporation Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, Game Boy, Game Gear, Genesis, Lynx, NES, SEGA Master System, SNES, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Genre Racing / driving Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Vehicular Automobile, Off-roading, Track racing Misc Licensed Description Enter the world of off-road racing as 4 vehicles will face each other,...
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ISS Incredible Shrinking Sphere (1989 Electric Dreams) [4352] Published by Electric Dreams Software Developed by Foursfield Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Interface Direct control Genre Action, Puzzle Perspective Top-down Visual Isometric Description The Incredible Shrinking Sphere of the title comes under your control in this isometric maze game which has similarities to Marble Madness and Spindizzy . The ball needs to be guided from the start of a level to...
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Fruity (1986 Players) [6258] Published by Players Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1986 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade Description Fruity is a side view single screen game where you have to collect fruit from the trees using your 'Ultra Powerful' trampoline to reach the high parts of the trees to collect the fruit. You move the trampoline left or right on the bottom of the screen and you press fire to bounce higher. As you collect fruit a...
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Frost Byte (19xx Micro Value) [7471] Published by Mikro-Gen Ltd Developed by Mikro-Gen Ltd Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Puzzle elements, Shooter Description In Frost Byte you control Hickey the Kreezer, an elastic curve which moves sideways, jumps and shoots. You must navigate your way through planet Cosmica, and rescue your brethren, within the limited 'Twang' energy you have. Cosmica is full of hideous monsters,...
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International Speedway (1989 Silverbird) [4552] Published by Silverbird Software Ltd. Developed by Probe Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Genre Racing / driving Perspective Behind view, Top-down Vehicular Motorcycle, Track racing, Vehicle simulator Description It's time to put on leathers, helmet and goggles. It's time to become the world champion in the fast paced, 'go in an oval' sport of motorcycle speedway. After entering name, country and continent, the player...
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Frost Byte (1987 Mikro Gen) [3408] Published by Mikro-Gen Ltd Developed by Mikro-Gen Ltd Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Puzzle elements, Shooter Description In Frost Byte you control Hickey the Kreezer, an elastic curve which moves sideways, jumps and shoots. You must navigate your way through planet Cosmica, and rescue your brethren, within the limited 'Twang' energy you have. Cosmica is full of hideous monsters,...
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International Basketball (1985 Commodore) [4968] Published by Commodore Business Machines, Inc Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Commodore Business Machines, Inc Released May, 1985 Sport Basketball Genre Action, Sports Perspective Side view Description Three on three basketball action is on offer here. All the rules of the game are recreated, ranging from time limits to free shots and the 3-point line. Ball angles and backboard rebounds are intended to be realistic. The game is played over 3...
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Friday the 13th The Computer Game (1986 Domark) [7027] Published by Domark Limited Developed by Domark Limited Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released Dec, 1986 Genre Action Perspective Side view Narrative Horror Misc Licensed Description Jason Voorhees is hiding in the forest, waiting to avenge his mother's death, when a party of teenagers visit the eerie Crystal Lake holiday camp near the killer's filthy grotto. Jason puts on his hockey mask and sharpens his machete, ready for a...
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Jungel Jakt (19xx Norace Computing) [16921]
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Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1990 Kixx) [1302] Published by Mindscape, Inc. Developed by Atari Games Corporation Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, MSX, NES, ZX Spectrum Released Jul, 1988 Setting Interwar Misc Licensed Genre Action Perspective Bird's-eye view, Side view Visual 2D scrolling, Isometric Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description The computer versions of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom are conversions of the Atari arcade game based on the second...
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Frenesis (1987 Mastertronic) [6224] Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Also For Atari 8-bit, Commodore 16, Plus/4 Released 1987 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Top-down Description Frenesis is a 40 level game where you have to protect a cross in the middle of the screen stretching to the edges of the screen from waves of aliens. To destroy the aliens as they move towards the cross from all angles, you have a Statron which is a line stretching to the edges of the screen, made up...
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Jumpman (198x Euro Gold) [4272] Published by Epyx, Inc. Developed by Epyx, Inc. Also For Antstream, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, PC Booter, Wii, Windows Released 1983 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Platform Description Jumpman is a bomb disposal expert. He is called on to save the Jupiter headquarters after the evil Alienators invade it and booby-trap its 30 levels. In this early platform game, the titular hero must find his way around each screen, collecting...
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Freddy Hardest (1987 Alternative Software) [6417] Published by Imagine Software Ltd. Developed by Dinamic Software Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX, PC Booter, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description The most irreverent playboy of all the galaxy, heir of a great fortune, has a totally irresponsible life, given to uncontrolled drunks, endless celebrations and excesses of all kind. After one of his...
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Jump Jet (1985 Anirog) [25446] Published by Anirog Software Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, DOS, Electron, MSX Released Jun, 1985 Genre Simulation Perspective Top-down Vehicular Flight / aviation Gameplay Shooter Description Is anyone better placed to write a simulation of a Jump Jet than someone who flies them for a living? With any luck, no - Vaughan Dow is behind this attempt at an accurate recreation of his day job. You can take on...
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Implosion (1987 Cascade Games Ltd) [6056] Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Shooter Description Implosion is a shooter in which a planet is on full collision course towards the earth. Now the player has to infiltrate said planet to let it implode. In every level big energy balls have to be destroyed to weaken the planet's defenses. When all are gone, a portal opens...
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Jumpin Jack (1983 LiveWire) [348] Published by Advantage Computer Accessories, Inc. Also For MSX, VIC-20 Released 1984 Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Arcade Description A Frogger clone from Livewire Software. As usual, your goal is to safely guide the frog across the road, avoiding the cars, jumping on the turtles and tree trunks across the river and land safely in one of the five slots on the other shore. The C64 and MSX versions add a pseudo-isometric effect to the graphics, as...
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Freak Factory (1986 Firebird Silver) [2321] Published by Firebird Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1986 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Platform Description You are Agent One of the Galactic Police Force and you have been sent to a large factory to stop a Professor who is making gruesome creatures by machines inside five laboratories. The factory is flick-screen viewed from the side at a slightly elevated angle with the screen split into two floors and lifts need to be...
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Frankie Goes To Hollywood (1985 Ocean Software Ltd) [6899] Published by Firebird Licensees Inc. Developed by Denton Designs Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released May, 1986 Narrative Detective / mystery Genre Action, Adventure Perspective Side view Gameplay Shooter Misc Licensed Description Playing a thoroughly drab, mundane and predictable character, your aim is to become interesting enough to reach the Pleasuredome. After discovering a gruesome murder, your interest in something greater...
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Imagination (1987 Firebird Silver) [2260] Published by Firebird Software Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Narrative Comedy Setting Fantasy, Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Adventure Perspective 1st-person Gameplay Interactive fiction / text adventure, Puzzle elements Description Imagination is an Interactive Fiction game that includes four different adventures that parody other well known games. Their names are: 2002 - A Very Odd Day in Space , The Lords of Half Past Nine , Panic Miner...
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Image System, The (1990 Domark) [5035]
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Jinn Genie (1984 Micromega) [1778] Published by Micromega Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Dalali Software Ltd. Released 1984 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Platform, Shooter Description The Golden City is being run by the evil Ilfreet who lives in an inner sanctum surrounded by guards. Problem is, the only man who has the magic to capture and hold Ilfreet is a wise man who is being held in a dungeon deep in the inner sanctum. A hero is needed to help capture...
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James Pond 2 RoboCod (1993 Kixx) [1310] Published by Millennium Interactive Ltd. Developed by Vectordean Ltd. Also For Acorn 32-bit, Amiga, Amiga CD32, Atari ST, DOS, Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, Game Gear, Genesis, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PSP, SEGA Master System, SNES Released 1992 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Platform Description In his second adventure James Pond must retrieve the toys Dr Maybe has stolen....
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Frak! (1984 State Soft) [408] Published by State Soft Ltd. Developed by Aardvark Software Also For BBC Micro, Electron Released Feb, 1985 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description You play the part of Trogg the caveman. Climb the ladders and jump across platforms to collect gems for points and light bulbs for extra time before the lights go out. All the keys must be collected to finish the level and can often only be collected in the right...
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Ikari Warriors (1988 Elite Systems Ltd) [992] Published by Data East Corporation Developed by SNK Corporation Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Antstream, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari ST, Commodore 16, Plus/4, MSX, NES, Nintendo Switch, PC Booter, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PSP, Windows, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Vehicular Tank Narrative War Genre Action Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Ikari Warriors is a vertically scrolling...
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Jimmy's Super League (1991 Beyond Belief Software) [6517] Published by Beyond Belief Developed by Beyond Belief Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1993 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports Perspective 1st-person, 3rd-person (Other) Gameplay Managerial / business simulation Description Here's your chance to manage a football team and play against the best teams in Europe in a league format. After selecting your team you are now sitting in your office in a 1st person perspective. Various...
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IK+ (1990 Hit Squad) [1506] Published by Activision, Inc. Developed by System 3 Software Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amiga CD32, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Game Boy Advance, PlayStation, Wii, ZX Spectrum Released Dec, 1988 Narrative Martial arts Genre Action, Sports Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Fighting Description International Karate + (IK+) is a simple side-on beat 'em up. 3 characters appear on the screen - either 1 player and 2 AI, or 2 player and 1 AI - and proceed to...
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Ice Palace (1986 Mastertronic Added Dimension) [2889] Published by Creative Sparks Platform Commodore 64 Released Mar, 1985 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Puzzle elements Description You are on a quest to retrieve your dead Father's crown to help you destroy the evil Ice Queen and remove eternal darkness from your land. You must navigate around her Ice Palace to find the seven pieces of the crown over seven levels to succeed in your quest using objects to solve...
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Forgotten Worlds (19xx Kixx) [1282] Published by Capcom Co., Ltd. Developed by Capcom Co., Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, Genesis, SEGA Master System, TurboGrafx CD, Wii, ZX Spectrum Released Oct, 1989 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Forgotten Worlds features two characters known as The Nameless Ones, who both look like Arnold Schwarzenegger , one even has a mohawk. It's their job...
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Jet Power Jack (19xx Tynesoft) [1848] Published by Micro Power Ltd Also For BBC Micro, Electron Released 1985 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description In this platform-action-game based on Jet Pac you have to collect the fuel pods for Jack's flying saucer. To do this you must negotiate the aliens using your jet pack, and then get the fuel pod and put it into your ship. This is not as easy as it seems, as the jet pack is very difficult...
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Forbidden Forest (1983 U.S. Gold) [766] Published by Cosmi Corporation Developed by Cosmi Corporation Also For Atari 8-bit Released 1983 Genre Action Gameplay Platform Description This game is one of Paul Norman's first creations. You are in the middle of what is called the Forbidden Forest. You must defend yourself from the various enemy creatures that are in the forest with your bow and arrows. At the end of the game, you are fighting the mysterious Demogorgon, which appears when nighttime...
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Jammin' (1983 Taskset Ltd.) [4258] Published by Taskset Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC Released Mar, 1984 Genre Action Perspective Top-down Description You are Rankin Rodney and your task is to collect four instruments on a top view single screen and place them in their correct home over 20 levels. The screen is split into various coloured areas which are connected by different coloured moving circles. The coloured area you are on means you can only jump onto the same coloured circle and only jump...
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Forbidden Forest (1983 Cosmi) [3156] Published by Cosmi Corporation Developed by Cosmi Corporation Also For Atari 8-bit Released 1983 Genre Action Gameplay Platform Description This game is one of Paul Norman's first creations. You are in the middle of what is called the Forbidden Forest. You must defend yourself from the various enemy creatures that are in the forest with your bow and arrows. At the end of the game, you are fighting the mysterious Demogorgon, which appears when nighttime...
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Football Manager World Cup Edition (1991 Addictive Games Ltd.) [8528] Published by Addictive Games Ltd Developed by Bedrock Software Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports Perspective Top-down Gameplay Managerial / business simulation Description Football Manager: World Cup Edition 1990 is the third game in the popular Football Manager series . This time your mission is not to coach a club team, but one of the...
Jack Nicklaus' Greatest 18 Holes of Major Championship Golf (1992 Hit Squad) [1507] Published by Accolade, Inc. Developed by Sculptured Software, Inc. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, DOS, Macintosh, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC-98, Sharp X68000, TurboGrafx-16 Released Dec, 1988 Sport Golf Genre Sports Perspective Behind view Description Jack Nicklaus' Greatest 18 Holes of Major Championship Golf is a 3D golf simulation featuring an 18 Hole course created by Jack Nicklaus himself. Each...
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Hypaball (1986 Odin Computer Graphics) [3055] Published by Odin Computer Graphics Ltd. Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action, Sports Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Description Hypaball is a two player futuristic sports game, played between the Hawks (human) and the Vipers (human or CPU). Choose your three-man team from a pool of 10 players, each with slightly different stats for strength, agility and speed. The teams have to pass and catch...
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Flip & Flop (1984 State Soft) [412] Published by First Star Software, Inc. Developed by First Star Software, Inc. Also For Arcade, Atari 8-bit Released Dec, 1983 Genre Action Visual Isometric Description This is an isometric tile jumping game where you control Flip the Kangaroo or Flop the monkey attempting to outrun a zoo keeper and light all marked tiles. The main difference between kangaroo and monkey game play lies in the fact that monkey levels are played upside down with Flop hanging...
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Footballer of the Year (1986 Gremlin Graphics) [4091] Published by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Developed by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Electron, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports Visual Isometric Description Footballer of the Year sees you taking total control of the career of an aspiring striker with a Division 4 team, with the Footballer of the Year award the ultimate...
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Jackle & Wide (1987 Bulldog) [1736] Published by Bulldog Software Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Arcade, Puzzle elements Description As you go from room to room you have to find the items which will stop you changing into Dr Jackle for good. On the way round the rooms, you come across different puzzles to solve and items to pick up. The mission takes you to a park and then onto a labyrinth. The player must dodge such as like...
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Hysteria (1987 Software Projects) [399] Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Developed by Special FX Software Ltd. Also For Antstream, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Shooter Description A fanatical sect has changed mankind's future by summoning a previously extinct primeval entity in our past. You, a sole survivor of the once elite 'time corps' have been chosen by the federation of law and order to combat...
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Football Director (1989 Cult Games) [1200] Published by D&H; Games Developed by D&H; Games Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports, Strategy / tactics Perspective Text-based / spreadsheet Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Managerial / business simulation Description After the success of Football Manager , this was one of the first rival attempts. You can choose any league team to manage, although they always start in...
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Kung Fu Master (1985 U.S. Gold) [870] Published by Data East USA, Inc. Developed by Irem Corp. Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Blacknut, MSX, NES, ZX Spectrum Released Nov, 1985 Pacing Real-time Narrative Martial arts Interface Direct control Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Beat 'em up / brawler Description Loosely based on a movie, Kung-Fu Master is a side scrolling action game for one or two players, who alternate turns. Mr. X...
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Flimbo's Quest (19xx Kixx) [1280] Published by System 3 Software Ltd. Developed by Euphoria Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Antstream, Atari ST Released 1991 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Platform Description Rescuing girlfriends is a pretty common challenge in older computer games - why can't any of these ladies look after themselves? On this occasion Pearly has been kidnapped by Fransz Dandruff, so better make sure he's hair today, gone tomorrow....