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Monte Carlo Casino (1989 Codemasters) [8131] Published by Codemasters Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Genre Simulation Perspective 1st-person, Bird's-eye view, Top-down Visual Fixed / flip-screen, Isometric Gameplay Casino / gambling Description This is a 'Casino simulator' consisting of five games at which you can gamble your virtual money. The player starts with $10.000 and the object is to win as much money as possible at one of five gambling games. These games can be played...
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Assault Machine (1986 Nexus Productions Ltd.) [4526] Published by Nexus Productions Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Released 1986 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Vehicular Flight / aviation Genre Action Perspective Behind view, Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description The planet Targon is a nuisance to the Galactic police but it's always just been on the planet. News is coming from the planet though, that they are developing an incredibly powerful Assault Machine. It is to be...
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Falcon Patrol (1983 Virgin) [5011] Published by Virgin Games, Ltd. Also For BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Electron, MSX, VIC-20 Released Sep, 1984 Vehicular Flight / aviation Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Shooter Description Falcon Patrol is a two-way side-scrolling shooter. Players fly a jet across a looping area and must shoot down attacking aircraft. A small radar at the bottom of the screen shows the enemies' position. Fuel and rockets are limited, but...
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Falcon Patrol 2 (1984 Virgin) [2524] Published by Virgin Games, Ltd. Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1984 Genre Action Perspective Side view Vehicular Flight / aviation Gameplay Shooter Description Just like it's predecessor, Falcon Patrol II is a two-way side-scrolling shooter that sees the player controlling a jet fighting off different enemies. A small radar shows the positions of the enemies and landing platforms (where the jet can be refueled and re-armed). The jet is capable of shooting...
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The Ultimate Tape Archive V3.0 ******************************* Release date: 25th of August, 2021 Welcome to the most complete Commodore 64 cassette archive that exists. By complete, we do not mean it contains all the titles ever made, but all included titles are complete with coverscans and manuals all in one place for you to enjoy. It's been another year, and the world has changed in ways that we couldn't possibly have imagined. We hope that you may find some comfort in some things that don't...
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Armageddon (1983 Ocean Software Ltd) [1749] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1983 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Armageddon is based on the arcade game Missile Command where you are the commander of a Missile Battery and you have to protect six cities in this single screen shooter. Nuclear tracers fall from the top of the screen leaving behind a trail and as you move a cross-hair around the screen, you must fire a...
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Ghostbusters II (1989 Activision) [5494] 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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Gold or Glory (1989 Alternative Software) [6484]
H.A.T.E Hostile All Terrain Encounter (1989 ERBE Software) [6775] Published by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Developed by Vortex Software Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Antstream, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Visual Isometric Gameplay Shooter Description Hostile All-Terrain Encounters await in this shoot 'em up notable for it's unusual diagonal scroll, which is similar to Costa Panayi 's previous Highway Encounter series. As nobody is qualified...
International Tennis (1985 Commodore) [2473] Published by Commodore Business Machines (UK) Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Commodore Business Machines, Inc Released 1985 Sport Tennis Genre Sports Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Pacing Real-time Description This simple simulation of singles tennis follows the basic rules of the sport. The joystick is used to move each player around, with the button tossing for a serve and swinging the racket. Moving the joystick while...
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Hard Drivin' (1992 Hit Squad) [1486] Published by Hit Squad, The Developed by Atari Games Corporation Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, Genesis, Lynx, ZX Spectrum Released 1991 Genre Racing / driving Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Automobile, Track racing, Vehicle simulator Gameplay Arcade, Tricks / stunts Description Hard Drivin' is a 3D arcade hit from Atari Games. You are in control of a high-performance sports car. Your objective is to race around the course as fast as...
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Kong (1983 Anirog) [579] Published by Advantage Computer Accessories, Inc. Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1983 Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description Kong is a clone of Donkey Kong . This is a single player game that can be played with joystick or keys. The aim of the game is to achieve a high score by rescuing Fay Ray from the clutches of King Kong. There are four levels in this game. In the first screen Kong rolls barrels towards the player who can smash them with a hammer to gain...
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Krakout (1987 Prism Leisure) [6500] Published by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Developed by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, MSX, Thomson MO, Thomson TO, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Paddle / Pong Description Arkanoid -style Breakout clone, which unlike most other similar games has the bat on the side of the screen (there is a left/right option) instead of at the bottom. There are...
Kenny Dalglish Soccer Manager (19xx Zeppelin Games) [6488] Published by Impressions Developed by Cognito Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports, Strategy / tactics Perspective Side view Gameplay Managerial / business simulation Misc Licensed Description By 1989 Kenny Dalglish scarcely played for Liverpool, and was almost entirely concentrating on his role as manager, so a football management game with no...
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Kongo Kong (1983 Mogul) [136] Published by Victory Software Corporation Developed by Victory Software Corporation Also For VIC-20 Released 1983 Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description Kongo Kong is a single screen platformer inspired by the arcade game Donkey Kong where you control a fireman trying to rescue a girl held hostage from an escaped Gorilla from the City Zoo over various levels. You have to run along platforms while climbing ladders to reach the Gorilla while avoiding...
Mike Read's Computer Pop Quiz (1988 Elite Systems Ltd) [977] Published by Elite Systems Ltd. Developed by Elite Systems Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Genre Simulation Gameplay Game show / trivia / quiz Misc Licensed Description BBC Radio 1 DJ Mike Read presented a pop music quiz show, which is recreated here with questions from the 50s to the 80s. You can play against the computer or another human; either way, select a specialist subject and 2...
Mission Omega (1989 Grandslam (Bug Byte)) [1743] Published by Mind Games Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Strategy / tactics Perspective Top-down Gameplay Managerial / business simulation Pacing Real-time Description Omega is the codename for a mysterious alien craft which has appeared in space, armed with potentially destructive missiles. Your task is to reach it, and then disable its four reactors and escape within a hour - this way it can be...
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Kwah! (1986 Melbourne House) [6130] Published by Melbourne House Developed by Silhouette Software Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Genre Adventure Gameplay Interactive fiction / text adventure Description After saving the city from a nuclear holocaust and defeating various bad guys in Redhawk , you once again take the role of Kevin Oliver and his alter ego, the superhero Redhawk. You have now been promoted from photographer to reporter for the newspaper The Daily Trumpet, and...
Magic Carpet (1984 Mastertronic) [2476] Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1984 Setting Middle East Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Description In Magic Carpet , Aladdin must venture through three caves in search of the legendary magic lamp, avoiding hazards such as bouncing boulders, deadly portcullises, moving walls, vampire bats, and a treacherous elevator. If Aladdin makes contact with any of these, he falls off his magic carpet and is...
Mutant Monty (1984 Artic Computing Ltd.) [1602] Published by Artic Computing Ltd Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released Dec, 1984 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Top-down Visual Fixed / flip-screen Description You are Monty and you are about to attempt to fulfill your life's ambitions, become rich and be a hero. You have the opportunity to rescue a Princess while collecting gold nuggets on the way. The game consists of 40 single screen rooms viewed from above at an elevated...
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NARC (1990 Ocean Software Ltd) [2146] Published by Ocean Software Ltd., SCi Games Ltd. Developed by Williams Electronics Games, Inc. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, NES, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Setting Contemporary Narrative Crime Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Narc is a 1-2 player game, where your mission is to infiltrate the Mr. Big Corporation, the scourge of the underworld. To do this, you must get through the...
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Neutral Zone (1986 Americana) [4185] Published by Access Software, Inc. Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Access Software, Inc. Released 1983 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective 1st-person, Side view Description The player is taken to the outer edges of the galaxy, and their mission is to protect Alpha IV from alien ships who are attacking it. The game can be played up to five levels; and the higher the level, the more ships players have to destroy. The ships vary in their...
Pit Fall II (19xx Firebird Silver) [2309] Published by Activision, Inc. Developed by Activision, Inc. Also For Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, MSX, PC Booter, TRS-80 CoCo, Windows, Xbox 360, ZX Spectrum Released Sep, 1984 Setting South America Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling, Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Metroidvania, Platform Description You play Pitfall Harry searching for the Raj diamond, his niece Rhonda, her cat Quickclaw and a...
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Pipeline (1983 Taskset Ltd.) [6490] Published by Tronix Publishing, Inc. Also For Atari 8-bit Released Aug, 1983 Genre Action Perspective Side view Description Juice! is a single player side scrolling game with 6 levels of intensity, where Edison, the Kinetic Android (the player's avatar), competes against an array of obstructionist enemies to complete a working closed circuit board. 'Nohms' are electrical charges that quickly appear and begin bouncing around the grid. A single contact with one...
Potty Painter in the Jungle (1983 Rabbit Software) [179] Published by Rabbit Software Ltd Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1983 Interface Direct control Genre Action, Puzzle Perspective Top-down Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade Description Potty Painter In The Jungle is a single player action game with puzzle elements. Bizarrely, considering the name of the game, the player takes the role of a gorilla. The gorilla is being hunted and must elude his captors. If successful they then do...
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Ramparts (1987 Go!) [4353] Published by GO! Media Holdings Ltd. Developed by Future Concepts Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Description Not to be confused with Atari Games' Rampart , Ramparts is in fact a clone of Bally Midways' Rampage , but with a medieval theme, and players are giant knights instead of monsters. The game is for one or two players simultaneously, and each has the opportunity to enter in a five-character name...
Real Ghostbusters, The (1991 Hit Squad) [1565] Published by Activision, Inc. Developed by Data East Corporation Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Shooter Misc Licensed Description After the success of the Ghostbusters film (and indeed of the licensed game from Activision ) a cartoon TV series was created, which this game is based on. The player controls a Ghostbuster, who has 10 levels full of ghosts to clear up....
Rally Driver (1988 Alternative Software) [7667] Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Developed by Five Ways Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Genre Racing / driving, Simulation Perspective 1st-person Description Rather than creating a pure arcade game, Five Ways aimed at creating a true simulation of rallying that also had educational value. As such, a full map of the area is provided, a degree of route-planning is required, with each road having its own...
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Rollaround (1988 Mastertronic) [6121] Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Developed by Mr Chip Software Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Interface Direct control Genre Action, Puzzle Perspective Top-down Visual Fixed / flip-screen, Isometric Description In Rollaround you roll around (surprise) 20 levels, in a game which comes across as a more cerebral version of Marble Madness . The twenty levels each feature 9 screens worth of squares, with no scrolling across them as such. On each...
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Road Blasters (19xx Kixx) [1335] Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Developed by Atari Games Corporation Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Genesis, Lynx, NES, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Genre Racing / driving Perspective Behind view Vehicular Automobile Gameplay Arcade Description RoadBlasters is a futuristic racing action game. The goal is to reach the finish line in one piece throughout each of 50 levels. Numerous enemies are out on the road to try and stop you, including armored cars,...
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Slayer (1992 Prism Leisure) [9580] Published by Rack-It Developed by Imperial Software Designs Also For Amiga, Antstream, Atari ST Released 1988 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description As the ruthless Slayer you have hordes of enemies to wipe out in this horizontally-scrolling shooter. The paths are narrow and treacherous in a similar way to Scramble , so shooting out the wall-mounted installations is important....
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Shanghai (1986 Activision) [2699] Published by Activision, Inc. Developed by Activision, Inc. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Arcade, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, DOS, FM Towns, Lynx, Macintosh, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC-98, SEGA Master System, Sharp X1, Sharp X68000, TRS-80 CoCo, TurboGrafx-16, Wii Released Oct, 1986 Genre Puzzle Perspective Top-down Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Cards / tiles, Tile matching puzzle Description Shanghai is one of the first video game adaptations of...
Shirley Muldowney's Top Fuel Challenge (1988 U.S. Gold) [5022] Published by Cosmi Corporation Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Cosmi Corporation Released Dec, 1987 Genre Action, Racing / driving, Simulation Perspective 1st-person Misc Licensed Description This is a drag racing simulator, named for Shirley Muldowney, a three-time world champion in the sport of "Professional Top Fuel Dragsters." You go through the stages of qualifying and winning races. You select your equipment and...
Simpsons, The Bart Vs. The Space Mutants (1993 Hit Squad) [1632] Published by Acclaim Entertainment, Inc., Ocean Software Ltd. Developed by Imagineering Inc. Platforms Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Game Gear, Genesis, NES, SEGA Master System, ZX Spectrum Released 1991 Setting Fantasy Misc Licensed Interface Direct control Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Description Bart vs. The Space Mutants is a platform game where...
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Silkworm (1992 Tronix) [5873] Published by Virgin Mastertronic Ltd. Developed by Tecmo, Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, NES, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Vehicular Helicopter Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Silkworm is a classic horizontally-scrolling shoot-em-up. The main difference between this game and many other side-scrolling shoot-em-ups is that you will be on land as well as in the air. The first player...
Shanghai Warriors (1989 Players) [5065] Published by Players Software Developed by Imperial Software Designs Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Electron, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Fighting Description Shanghai Warriors is a side-scrolling fighting game featuring three levels: an airport, a military base, and a harbor. The main character can jump, punch, and kick, just like the enemies. While the kick has a slightly longer range, the punch is a little...
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Spy vs Spy (1984 Beyond) [8959] Published by First Star Software, Inc. Developed by First Star Software, Inc. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Electron, NES, PC-88, SEGA Master System, Sharp X1, ZX Spectrum Released Oct, 1984 Narrative Spy / espionage Misc Licensed Genre Action, Strategy / tactics Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Puzzle elements Description MAD magazine’s comic strip of the same name comes...
Split Personalities (1986 Domark) [4204] Published by Domark Limited Developed by Ernieware Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 16, Plus/4, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Genre Puzzle Perspective Top-down Visual Fixed / flip-screen Pacing Real-time Description Sliding block puzzle games were one of the many non-electronic forms of entertainment re-made with new twists for the digital age. The basic premise involves being presented with 1 of 10 pictures (representing famous figures such as Ronald Reagan,...
Space Harrier (198x Zafiro Software Division) [9535] Published by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Developed by AM R&D; Dept. #2 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, FM-7, Game Gear, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PC-6001, PC-88, SEGA 32X, SEGA Master System, SEGA Saturn, Sharp X1, Sharp X68000, TurboGrafx-16, Wii, ZX Spectrum Released Sep, 1986 Interface Direct control Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Behind view Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Run…...
Spukschloss, Das (1985 Quellesoft) [11671] Published by QuelleSoft Platform Commodore 64 Released 1986 Setting Fantasy Genre Action, Adventure Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Puzzle elements Description In this flick-screen side view arcade adventure, for reasons unknown you have to enter and explore a castle to find a secret object. You start outside the castle with a banner and a dagger and you must get a key and enter through the front door. Once...
Solo Flight (1984 Microprose Software) [10239] Published by MicroProse Software, Inc. Developed by MicroProse Software, Inc. Also For Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Thomson MO, Thomson TO Released 1985 Setting Contemporary Genre Simulation Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Flight / aviation, Vehicle simulator Pacing Real-time Description A simulation that has you flying Mail runs from many different airports in one of three states of America which are Kansas, Colorado and Washington (choosing Washington...
Stormlord (1989 Hewson Consultants) [2031] Published by Hewson Consultants Ltd. Developed by Hewson Consultants Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Antstream, Atari ST, DOS, Genesis, Symbian, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Platform Description Badh the queen has imposed a terrible vengeance on the land by kidnapping the fairies. To restore things their rightful way, you must rescue them. As you progress through the levels...
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Strangeloop (1985 Virgin) [6023] Published by Virgin Games, Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released May, 1985 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Puzzle elements Description Strange Loop is an arcade action game with 240 different rooms, each filled with dangers. The protagonist, clad in a space suit and armed with a laser gun, has to regain control of a factory located in Outer Space. The factory, where robots are produced, has been...
Strike Force Cobra (1987 Alternative Software) [6190] Published by Spinnaker Software Corporation Developed by Five Ways Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, Antstream, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Genre Action, Strategy / tactics Visual Isometric Gameplay Shooter Description The Enemy has kidnapped the world's top computer scientists, and is intent on cracking into your supercomputer. Strike Force Cobra must penetrate his hideout, crack his computer codes, and rescue the scientists before any of...
Tarzan Goes Ape! (1991 Codemasters) [6321] Published by Codemasters Developed by Codemasters Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1991 Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Platform Description You play Tarzan, who the witch doctor has turned into a monkey. To change back to his human form, you need to collect six ingredients - necklace, mask, plant, crossbones, a bottle, and gem - and place them in his cauldron. While you are doing this, you deal with various forms of wildlife; such as snakes,...
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T Bird (1988 Mastertronic Plus) [3082] Published by Mastertronic plus Developed by PAL Developments Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Behind view Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Players control a Foourd T-Bird, a transportation system capable of great speeds up to 1346 mph. Their job is to destroy the swarms of aliens – including flying saucers, tie fighters, space jellyfish, unidentifiable blobs, and the...
Supercup Football (1988 Hewson (Rack IT)) [2829] Published by Rack-It Platform Commodore 64 Released 1988 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports Perspective 3rd-person (Other), Top-down Description Supercup Football is a soccer game. It is action-oriented and shown from a top-down view. The player participates in a league with ten teams overall. Regarding controls, the game offers the usual mix between kicking, running, and tackling. One speciality is that there is a special move to...
Super Stunt Man (19xx Codemasters) [6493] Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Developed by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Vehicular Automobile Genre Action Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Tricks / stunts Description This action shoot ‘em up has an unusual setting, pitching you as a movie stuntman trying to complete the toughest scenes of the latest blockbuster. The scenes include desert...
Tintin on the Moon (1989 Infogrames) [9444] Published by Infogrames Europe SA Developed by Infogrames Europe SA Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Misc Licensed Genre Action Perspective Behind view, Side view Visual 2D scrolling, Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description Hergé's famous cartoon character is brought to life in this multi-stage action game, specifically based around two previous Tintin comic books. In...
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Tomahawk (1990 Byte Back) [8073] Published by Datasoft, Inc. Developed by Digital Integration Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari 8-bit, DOS, ZX Spectrum Released Oct, 1987 Setting Contemporary Genre Simulation Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Flight / aviation, Helicopter, Vehicular combat Narrative War Description Flight simulation specialists Digital Integration turned their attention to helicopter flight in this recreation of the AH-64 Apache. All the...
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...
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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Golf Master (19xx Hewson (Rack IT)) [788] Published by Hewson Consultants Ltd. Also For Antstream Released 1988 Sport Golf Genre Sports Perspective Top-down Description Golf Master is a golf game where you can play a full round of golf on one course solo or with up to three friends. Before you play there are various options that can be selected. There are three levels of ability, Novice, Amateur or Professional which affects the strength of the wind. If you want to play in a competition between...
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Glug Glug (1984 CRL) [404] Published by CRL Group PLC Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1984 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description As a deep sea diver, you sense an opportunity to gain untold wealth from the large number of treasures which have drifted to the bottom of the ocean. You do this by attaching yourself to your diving station and moving down the infested waters, grabbing an item of treasure and moving it back up to the station....
Heroes of Karn (1983 Interceptor Software) [59] Published by Interceptor Software Also For Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, ZX Spectrum Released 1983 Setting Fantasy Interface Text parser Genre Adventure Perspective 1st-person Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Interactive fiction / text adventure Description A long time ago, before the rise of the empire of Karn, evil creatures attacked the lands of Beren, the last of the Mountain Kings. Only four men, who would become known as the four heroes of...
Head Over Heels (1990 Hit Squad) [1487] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Antstream, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, iPad, iPhone, Jaguar, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Interface Direct control Genre Action Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual Fixed / flip-screen, Isometric Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Description Two distinct characters called Mr Head and Mr Heels are played in this arcade adventure. They are separated at...
Hunt for Red October, The (1991 Grandslam) [3170] Published by Grandslam Video Ltd. Developed by Audio Visual Magic Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Setting Cold War Vehicular Naval / watercraft Misc Licensed Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Arcade Description Based on the movie of the same name which was adapted from the best-seller by Tom Clancy. As Jack Ryan (a CIA officer) you must find out if Red October's mission is to DEFECT and if...
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Hyperbowl (1987 Mastertronic) [2882] Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Developed by Binary Design, Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action, Sports Perspective Top-down Description Hyperbowl is a one-on-one futuristic sport viewed from above, with a small amount of the rectangular pitch visible at a time. Each player controls one of the 10 available spaceships, each with their own subtle strengths and weaknesses in terms of...
Hudson Hawk (1991 Ocean Software Ltd) [2145] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Developed by Special FX Software Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Game Boy, NES, ZX Spectrum Released 1991 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Platform Misc Licensed Description In this platformer based on the 1991 comedy/action film of the same name, the player takes on the role of Eddie Hawkins, known as "Hudson Hawk," the world's greatest cat burglar. After ten years...
Way of the Exploding Fist, The (1985 Melbourne House) [2484] Published by UXB Developed by Beam Software Pty., Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, Antstream, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Electron, NES, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Narrative Martial arts Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Fighting Description This menacingly-titled beat 'em up was the first in many martial arts titles from Australia's Melbourne House. Sixteen different moves are on offer, ranging from...
WWF European Rampage Tour (1992 Ocean Software Ltd) [2242] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Developed by Arc Developments Also For Amiga, Atari ST, DOS Released 1992 Sport Wrestling Genre Action, Sports Perspective Side view Misc Licensed Description Ocean's second wrestling game is tag-team-based, taking the player through four fights around major European cities. The player assembles a two-man team from Hulk Hogan, The Ultimate Warrior, Bret 'Hitman' Hart and Macho Man Randy Savage. Combat...
Wiz Biz (1987 Alternative Software) [2161] Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Genre Adventure Gameplay Interactive fiction / text adventure Description Wiz Biz is a single player text adventure with graphics. While this adventure game does not actually start in a tavern the storyline has its roots there. The player takes the role of Ralph. Ralph is a bit of a wizard, a wizard who likes a drink or two. During a particularly good night Ralph had...
When Superpowers Collide Germany 1985 (1986 Transatlantic Simulations) [15129] Published by Strategic Simulations, Inc. Also For Apple II Released 1983 Genre Strategy / tactics Perspective Top-down Pacing Turn-based Description First of SSI's "When Superpowers Collide" series. Strategic simulation of a conflict between US and Soviet forces. In Germany 1985 the Soviet forces attack NATO in West Germany in two different scenarios. In the first, Advance to Combat, Russian and US forces...
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Winter Camp (1992 Thalamus) [1697] Published by Thalamus Ltd Also For Amiga Released 1992 Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Puzzle elements Description Winter Camp is the sequel to Summer Camp . Maximus Mouse is now a rescue ranger at Camp Nice'n'Icy, but he soon notices a bird who will knock a pebble down a mountain, setting off a avalanche that will engulf the camp, unless he can prevent it, over eight varied levels. The levels offer various challenges. The most common type of level...
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Zodiac (1984 Anirog) [575] Published by Anirog Software Ltd. Also For Commodore 16, Plus/4 Released 1984 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Shooter Description Zodiac is an action game played from a top down perspective similar to Shamus or Berzerk . A coven of black magic masters has gained terrifying powers after removing the Signs of the Zodiac from the Time Vaults, leading to great confusion. The Signs of the Zodiac are guarded by demons and a lethal force field...
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Zorro (198x U.S. Gold) [717] Published by Datasoft, Inc. Developed by Datasoft, Inc. Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, ZX Spectrum Released Nov, 1985 Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Puzzle elements Misc Licensed Description All the ingredients from the Zorro story feature in this action game - a kidnapped senorita, an evil enemy leader (Colonel Garcia) and his henchmen and of course the obligatory swordfight! This computer version of Zorro is a strange...
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10th Frame (19xx Kixx) [1106] Published by Access Software, Inc. Developed by Access Software, Inc. Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released Oct, 1986 Sport Bowling Genre Sports Perspective Behind view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Description Leader Board authors Bruce and Roger Carver tried their hand at tenpin bowling, in one of the game's earliest recreations. The process of bowling the ball involves timing a succession of clicks to set the right angle, speed and curve,...
180 (1986 Mastertronic Added Dimension) [656] Published by M.A.D. Developed by Binary Design, Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Genre Action Perspective 1st-person Gameplay Arcade, Board game Description 180 is a darts simulation game and it follows the traditional darts rules where you compete against an opponent to see who scores the 501 points first on a best out of three sets. If you play against the computer in a Championship...
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Airwolf (1985 Elite Systems Ltd) [952] Published by Elite Systems Ltd. Developed by Elite Systems Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Enterprise, ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Genre Action Perspective Side view Vehicular Helicopter Gameplay Shooter Misc Licensed Description The game of the TV show is viewed from the side and puts you in command of an attack helicopter. Your task is to rescue 5 scientists from an underground lair by destroying its layer of protection and then...
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4th & Inches (1988 U.S. Gold) [728] Published by Accolade, Inc. Developed by Accolade, Inc. Also For Amiga, Apple IIgs, DOS, Macintosh, Windows Released Nov, 1987 Sport Football (American) Genre Action, Sports, Strategy / tactics Description 4th & Inches is an action/strategy football game for one or two players. You control the action during the variety of plays that can be called, choose when to take timeouts, and select which players on your team will be on the field. There are two...
Alice in Videoland (19xx Top Ten) [874] Published by Advantage Computer Accessories, Inc. Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Genre Action Perspective Side view Description Follow the adventures of Alice as she enters Videoland. There are four games to be completed to get Alice back home. Before your game starts you watch Alice follow the white rabbit through the country side and into the rabbit burrow. The next screen shows Alice falling. Game One: Alice is in a strange room and must collect...
Advanced Pinball Simulator (19xx Codemasters) [5581] Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Developed by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Genre Action, Simulation Perspective Top-down Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Pinball Description Part of Codemasters' original budget-price range, this pinball game aimed to put fast & furious action first. The table design features extra flippers on both sides,...
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911 TS (1985 Elite Systems Ltd) [973] Published by Elite Systems Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Elite Systems Ltd. Released 1985 Genre Racing / driving Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade Misc Licensed Description Like in the ZX Spectrum version , you control a Porsche 911TS fitted with Dunlop tyres. The gameplay is however different from the Spectrum version, you must travel along the road, while picking up passengers and taking them to their house. If your car...
Arc of Yesod, The (1985 Thor Computer Software Ltd.) [5229] Published by Thor Computer Software Developed by Odin Computer Graphics Ltd. Also For Antstream, ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Platform Description In Nodes of Yesod , a monolith was discovered on the moon that transferred data vital to earth's security to an alien planet. After an attempt to destroy the monolith failed, it was transported to its creators the Ariatans....