557 answers among the 29899 games in the database.
0 Simulation - Strategy | 1 player | 1983
It's 1989, and there's good news and bad news. The good news: there's a spectacular meteor shower scheduled to light up the sky. The bad news: the meteoroids are bearing a rather deadly, virulent disease -- when they impact our planet, things might get ugly. It's up to you to contain the infection, ...
Escape from the ELI
0 Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 1995
Escape from the ELI is a text adventure set at the English Language Institute of the University of Delaware. You play the role of an international student arriving at the institute, and the game plays out as a simplified simulation of student life: making your way around campus, attending classes an...
0 Action - Platformer | 1 player | 1995
A crow is chasing a worm named Jim while in outer space Psy-Crow is chasing a renegade ship. The ship's captain has stolen an ultra-high-tech-indestructible-super-space-cyber-suit and Queen Slug-for-a-Butt has ordered Psy-Crow to get it, since it can make her more beautiful than Princess-What's-Her-...
Eco-Kid: Amazonia Conection
0 Action - Platformer | 1 player | 1997
A Spanish platform title based around the adventure of Eco-Kid. In this game he sets off to save the Amazon forest.
0 Simulation | 1 player | 1993
A fish and aquarium simulator, El-Fish lets your catch, breed, evolve, and even mutate tropical fish, then render them and let them loose in an aquarium that you design. Except for a few pre-canned graphics and animations, all fish, plants, and even backdrops and floor gravel in El-Fish are generat...
0 Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 1987
This is the original 1987 version of The Elf's Christmas Adventure simply known as Elves '87. While the other version has colors and sound, this is a basic text adventure written for the advint interpreter. The games content is nearly identical, however the 1992 release does have a few small addit...
0 Puzzle game | 1 player | 1990
Expo may be thought of as an exploration-based puzzle game: each level strands the player somewhere within a scrolling overhead map, and the goal is to find a way out of the maze-like surroundings. This is done by finding and collecting the required golden keys (a different number on each level) and...
0 Quiz | 1 player | 1987
EGAWHEEL is a wheel of fortune, shareware game for one to three players. It was developed by Russell�Mueller who later used this game as a basis for VGAWHEEL which uses a different graphical standard. The gameplay follows the format of the famous television game as it was in the autumn/fall of 1987...
0 Adventure | 1 player | 1992
You are Don Jonz, a marshal in the United Forces of Orion. After plenty of courageous deeds and macho heroics, he really needs a break. Luckily, there is something in the mail... it seems he has just won a free trip to the galaxy's best and most luxurious planet-sized fun park: Eternam! After high-...
1 Action - Simulation | 1 player | 1988
Echelon is a space combat simulator with wire-frame graphics. Fly around an alien planet, looking for clues to a "mysterious event" in the planet's past. The game has a feature that allows people to play without concerning themselves with battle, or turn off the "exploration" and concentrate solely...
Education Series: General Knowledge Builder
0 Edutainment | 1 player | 1989
Collection of educational software aimed at ages 8-adult.
0 Puzzle game | 1 player | 1994
Elements is a puzzle game where you use the arrow keys to guide a small green ball (called "Element") through mazes without running out of energy. You lose energy by moving in any direction. Energy is displayed as an orange stripe along the bottom of the screen alongside your score, keys and the num...
0 Action - Shoot'em up | 1 player | 1999
Extremely rare game from Dutch developers (but in English), released in 1999, but also under DOS. It could be described with just one word - “shmup” - if it were not for one thing: the developers, having transferred a strangely shaped aircraft under our control, tried to imagine what realistic (or a...
0 Action | 2 players | 1990
Of all the mundane tasks which've been turned into action-packed games, bug-repelling must be up there with being a Paper Boy or a Trashman. These aren't average bugs; Chicago is under siege from mutated insects, rats and even toy tanks.You'll have to work through seven houses, each of which has the...
0 Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 1992
In Electrabot, you follow a more or less predetermined course (there are a couple of side routes), picking up objects and meeting creatures along the way. Each object kills exactly one creature. The goal is to kill all the creatures.
0 Action - Management - Simulation | 1 player | 1991
Elite Plus is a VGA re-make of Bell and Braben's space trading flight simulator, Elite. It is an updated conversion of the original that features new graphics and sounds/music. The novella included with this package is different from the one that came with the original Elite releases. This versio...
0 Action - Simulation - Shoot'em up | 1 player | 1991
You are Steve Jordan, pilot of the spacejet Eagle. Cyborgs conquered the universe, but this event did not make you happy. And you decided to restore the freedom of the lifeforms discovering and destroying the mother planet of the Cyborgs. Riding the Eagle, you cruise the entire space full of asteroi...
Earthworm Jim 2
0 Action - Platformer | 1 player | 1996
This compilation includes: Earthworm Jim Earthworm Jim 2
0 Puzzle game - Strategy | 1 player | 1993
The first part of Equality was released in 1992, and the second followed already in the following and ... it differed mainly in a better picture and a slightly different interface. On the features of the gameplay in more detail you can read on the page with the first part, here we just mention that...
0 Puzzle game - Strategy | 1 player | 1992
Before us is a rare guest with an enlightened French face from TLK Games, which is both a rarity and a very interesting, non-trivial puzzle. The game itself is a set of levels at which it is proposed to perform various tasks, and with alternating gameplay. The very first stage is a variation on the...
0 Action | 1 player | 1997
Enemy Lines is a single player, freeware, tank based shoot 'em up. It is entirely keyboard controlled and has music, sound effects, and a game save feature.At the end of World War 2 a group of scientists created a being of almost pure evil. Orders were cut to have it destroyed but for some reason th...
0 Action | 1 player | 1988
The ultimate goal in Empire! is to build a great galactic empire protected by a huge frontier shield. Before this can be achieved however, players have to complete various missions, trade with starbases and fight off invading aliens.The ship is controlled from a top-down perspective, with four gauge...
1 Earth 2140
7 Strategy | 1 player | 1997
It's the year 2140, earth is almost completely destroyed after numerous wars and environmental catastrophes, and the people primarily live underground. The two enemy parties are the United Civilized States and the Eurasian Dynasty. In this RTS game, both are trying to conquer as much land as possibl...
Elvira II: The Jaws of Cerberus
0 Adventure - RPG | 1 player | 1991
Elvira - a horror movie star, a witch, and your girlfriend - is in trouble. A demon Cerberus has kidnapped her in order to kill her and gain her power. To save Elvira, you arrive at the studios of Black Widow Productions, where she is being held. Unfortunately, the whole studio is filled with monste...
0 Strategy | 1 player | 1985
Empire is a turn based strategy game. Originally conceived as a board game the game was too complex and found new life as a computer game. The game plays on a 60x100 map. Players use their armies to try to conquer all of the tiles in play. Armies are produced in cities which are then used to conquer...
0 Action - Edutainment | 1 player | 1986
Not your everyday genre-crossover: this game fuses an arcade space shooter with a... medical simulation. You command a patrolling space vessel, defending your planet from a devastating attack of biological warfare. But destroying the plague-bearing enemy ships won't be enough; you'll also have to ...
0 Puzzle game | 1 player | 1992
Exploding Atoms is a two-player, shareware strategy game played between one person and the computer or two people. The game is played on an 8x8 grid. Players take turns placing atoms onto cells on the grid. Each cell has an associated value and when the cell holds that number of atoms it explodes s...
Evidence: The Last Report
0 Adventure - Point&click | 1 player | 1996
Evidence: The Last Report is a detective adventure, in which you play Daniel Singer, a reporter for Channel Z. Your former girlfriend and co-worker Sarah Hopkins has been murdered and because you recently broke up with her, you are considered to be the prime suspect. You have a few hours to discover...
Edward Grabowski's The Blue & The Gray
0 Strategy | 1 player | 1993
Edward Grabowski's The Blue and the Gray gives you your chance to fight the American Civil War. You control either the federal (blue) or Confederate (gray) army, starting in July 1861. You have four years to defeat the other side by capturing the opposition's cities and winning military conflicts. P...
Emerald Fantasy 2
0 Action - Platformer | 1 player | 1997
Emerald Fantasy 2 is a standard action platforming game featuring a young girl who uses a variety of magic in order to kill various creatures (but mainly just little yellow slimes). The controls are not very responsive and the graphics are fairly monotonous.
0 Adventure - Platformer | 1 player | 1997
The plot positively happy: we have to play for the evil witch - it's almost a dream! The hunchbacked, gray-haired and hook-nosed old woman Edna (that is her name) once served the mighty king of a fantasy country, but when she offered to tell him the fate of his newborn daughter, she was banished fro...
Empire of the Over-Mind
0 Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 1986
This is an excellent text adventure written by Gary Bedrosian way back in 1979 for the Apple II and Tandy's TRS-80 computer and published by Avalon Hill. The game was never ported to the PC, but the author has ported it himself in 1986 and has kindly put it up on his website for free download. The O...
0 Action | 1 player | 1983
Evolution is an arcade style action game with six levels where you need to evolve from an amoeba to a human. Each level is a different stage in evolution with it's own unique goals. The first level is the amoeba stage where you need to eat all the DNA on the screen while avoiding the spores, microbe...
Escape from Hell
0 RPG | 1 player | 1990
You've died and been sent to hell - you don't want to stay here! You must do your best to escape the lapping fires that plague your mind - and meet some of the most evil human beings and creatures you'll ever see.
0 Adventure | 1 player | 1994
The action takes place in the conditional future. Your hero is a physicist working on a remote orbital space station. Suddenly, the station is attacked by hostile aliens, and the only surviving of all its personnel remains precisely the protagonist of the game. He needs not only to survive and get o...
0 Action | 1 player | 1990
After six years away from Earth, your delivery contract is finally over, you've been paid a fat cheque and you can't wait to get home. As your ship gets closer and closer to the old beloved blue planet, the anticipation mounts. But wait! What's this? The earth is an unfamiliar, grey husk! A vast ali...
Electric Crayon 3.1: At the Zoo
0 Edutainment | 1 player | 1992
This computer coloring book is another part in the Electric Crayon series and it has 30 pictures of different Zoo inhabitants to color. Pictures could be colored from a palette of 16 colors. A mix button would "mix" the current color with the 15 other colors and give a total of 256 colors. Choosing...
Engineering Jones and the Time Thieves of DSPea
0 Adventure | 1 player | 1991
In Engineering Jones and the Time Thieves of DSPea the Time Thieves, plunderers of time-changing technology throughout history, have hit the city of DSPea and stolen their cutting edge image processing technology. Engineering Jones, Senior Time Warden of the sector, along with his robot buddy CirQue...
0 Edutainment | 1 player | 1986
See your PC solve the classic problem of placing eight queens on a chessboard with no two attacking eack other. Includes algorithm in Turbo Pascal code.
Ein Kmo Bamba
0 Action - Platformer | 1 player | 1996
The game is the second promotional game for the Israeli snack Bamba. The gameplay is similar to Bouncing Babies. In this game, Bamba snacks are being thrown by animals and the player has to prevent the snacks from falling and bounce them into the Bamba bag located on the other side of the screen, w...
Excelsior Phase One: Lysandia
0 RPG | 1 player | 1993
Excelsior is a tile-based RPG (in the vein of the early Ultima games). It places you on the planet of Lysandia with the goal of eliminating the chaotic presence threatening the planet. The game follows traditional RPG concepts, including character creation, a variety of weapons and magic spells, sk...
Extreme Rise of the Triad
2 Action - FPS | 1 player | 1995
Extreme Rise of the Triad is an official add-on level pack to Rise of the Triad. The add-on features forty-two new levels, notable for their increased difficulty compared to those of the original game. Also included are several user-made level editors, a random level generator, and sound files.
EF2000: Special Edition
0 Simulation | 1 player | 1996
EF2000 (Special Edition) contains: EF2000 (base game) EF2000 TACTCOM (expansion pack) Made by the same team that produced TFX, this simulation focuses on the Eurofighter 2000. Set in a fictional campaign against Russia, you are called into action when a Russian force attempts to take control of No...
0 Action - Adventure | 1 player | 1994
Help to free Ecstatica in this terrifing graphic adventure with a fully explorable 3D environment, stunning animation, and ground breaking ellipsoid technology graphics. So lock your doors and check under your bed. Ecstatica is a nightmare like none you've experienced before.
0 Action - Shoot'em up | 1 player | 1994
Evasive Maneuvers is a single player side-scrolling shareware game similar in style to Defender. The player has control of a spaceship which must move left to right across the screen which is moving right to left. The spaceship needs fuel. This is obtained by shooting fuel supplies this enabling the...
0 Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 1992
Everyday is a freeware text adventure from the UK. The game starts as Andrea wakes up in her nice, tidy house. Wouldn't it be nice if, just for once, something exciting happened? Then the phone rings and the caller is cut off by a "THUNK" at their end, this is followed by finding there is a frog lo...
Empire II: The Art of War
0 Strategy | 1 player | 1995
Empire II: The Art of War is a further update of the classic computer wargame. (See Empire Deluxe.) This version includes more terrains and more sighting and movement rules. A significant change is that land units can take damage in a skirmish instead of simply winning or losing (being destroyed). T...
Everest: The Iceman's Apprentice
0 Management | 1 player | 1996
Everest: The Iceman's Apprentice is a single player, shareware, mountaineering game. The game was released as shareware with just two climbs: Rainier in Washington state USA and Ama Dablam in Nepal. On registration the player received eight additional climbs including Annapurna, Kangchenjunga, and o...
1 Action - RPG - Strategy - Simulation | 1 player | 1987
Elite is a free-form space trading and combat simulation, commonly considered the progenitor of this sub-genre. The player initially controls a character referred to as "Commander Jameson", starting at Lave Station with 100 credits and a lightly armed trading ship called Cobra Mark III. Most of the ...
European Championship 1992
0 Sports | 2 players | 1992
Tecmo's World Cup '90 arcade game was remodeled based on the 1992 European Championships for its home computer release. The tournament's structure of the time (2 groups of 4 play each other once, top 2 go through to semi-finals followed by a final) is recreated, with any of Europe's soccer nations a...