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Action - Shoot'em up | 1 player | 2013
Metropolis 2 4
Adventure | 1 player | 1987
Metropolis is the city of the future, founded in 5067. You are a security agent for the software company IC&D and your adventure is about to begin. Solve ten different crimes and voyage the city through a series of "Zoomtubes". Just don't give out your M.U.M. code to ANYONE! The game is largely conversation-driven, with a 20,000 word spoken vocabulary and advanced artificial intelligence.
Digital League Baseball 0
Sports | 1 player | 1987
Digital League Baseball is a single player, shareware, baseball simulation.The player can select either the four major leagues of the USA, The National League East & West and the American League East & West. Having chosen a league they then choose two teams, a home team and a visiting team, select the players from the squad, decide the batting order, the pitcher, and the game starts. This is an ol...
Hide and Sink 0
Board game | 1 player | 1983
The pen-and-paper game Battleship gets another digital translation, which pits man against machine for a round of grid-based marine warfare. Both sides get five ships each - of varying sizes - and hide them within their respective game boards, invisible to the opponent. Each side then proceeds to fire in turn, by selecting a target grid position. When all the squares occupied by a ship are hit, ...
Puzzle game | 1 player | 1990
A german game taking the basic idea of "Oil's Well" and expanding on it, with a pretty complex gameplay.
Puzzle game | 1 player | 1992
Locomotion is an arcade-puzzle game in which you are presented with a top-down view of a railway network with a number of stations and junctions. Trains are released from stations at random intervals, each with a destination station. Your job is to get a set number of them to this destination within a time limit. You control a cursor which can click on each of the junctions, toggling their positi...
African Desert Campaign 1
Strategy | 1 player | 1986
The Allied forces take on the forces of Germany to gain control of the Suez Canal in African Desert Campaign. Keyboard controls are used to select the unit you'd like to move and when your turn is finished you must await the enemy to make their move. Playing somewhat like Risk the game is won by taking over enemy chips. When your chip is next to an enemy unit you must attack and try to take over ...
Management - Strategy | 1 player | 1990
Imperium is a game of galactic conquest similiar to Master of Orion or Stars!. It features depth and strategy, and good AI. In-game graphics are rare. The game mainly uses written statistics.
Assault Wing 4
Action - Shoot'em up | 4 players | 1998
Virtual Reality Studio 2.0 0
Edutainment | 1 player | 1992
As you would expect, "Virtual Reality Studio 2.0" (VRS2) is "Virtual Reality Studio" (VRS) with enhancements. There are double the number of controls and commands available in VRS for added complexity and flexibility. You can now create transparent objects or objects that fade. Rounded objects such as flexicubes and spheres are now possible. There's a sound effects editor so that your virtual crea...
Adventure | 1 player | 1995
In this point 'n click adventure game you play the role of a merchant who is travelling at night, when he gets attacked by a werewolf and survives. But his near escape from death comes at a price, when he finds out he's cursed to turn into a werewolf himself. Your objective in the game is to find a cure for the curse before the time runs out.
Alien River 0
Action - Strategy | 1 player | 2017
An alien space vessel crashed on a desolate plain near the Pecos River. A score of surviving aliens are roaming the location. The aliens are reported to be very strong and extremely hostile. You are being deployed near an abandoned settlement on the opposite side of the river. Your task is to inspect the crash site and examine the wreckage of the U.F.O.
Pirates! Gold 2
Action - Adventure - Strategy | 1 player | 1993
As with the original, this is a blend of strategy, action and adventure. Pirates! Gold lets you play the role of a beginning buccaneer in the 17th century Spanish Main, in search of fame and fortune. Each town in this untamed raw region has different surprises and dangers. How you acquire stature is up to you; you can make your living through honest trade and the search for hidden treasure, or yo...
Vacation Gone Awry 1
Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 2002
You play an Australian on a skiing Vacation in Germany. As you wake up the first morning at the cabin, you find that your family is gone. It will be your task to figure out what happened to them. The game is entirely text-based.
Island Hopper 6
Action - Shoot'em up | 2 players | 1998
Street Football 1
Action - Sports | 1 player | 1988
Street Football is a game that allows you to play three-on-three American Football in the street against an other player or the arcade in a isometric view with part of the street shown. You have to score more points in six minutes than your opponent. You play as blue and your opponent red. The kick-off has the red team kick to the blue team and before the kick you can choose which player to contro...
The Twilight Zone 1
Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 1988
The Twilight Zone is a text/graphic adventure adaption of Rod Serling's television show, built like an episode in the series with its own mystery. The player interacts with the environment by typing verb and object commands. Four directional keys (N, S, W and E) are used to navigate the protagonist between first-person areas.
USA Soccer '94 1
Sports | 1 player | 1994
USA Soccer '94 is a soccer game based on the World Championship event held in the USA in 1994. It includes full of information on stadiums, schedules, teams, and real soccer players. The game contains single matches as well as a complete championship. The gameplay is shown in 3/4 view, not completely top-down, similar to Kick Off 2. There are several adjustments to define before gameplay begins, ...
Action - Edutainment | 1 player | 1987
Most of us are big fans of integrated software, but this is ridiculous: CALC-MAN is a Pac-Man-like maze game played across a typical spreadsheet work screen. Instead of a Pac-Man character, you maneuver a cursor around the screen, clearing out the rows and columns of figures. (The arrow keys on the numeric keypad control the cursor.)
Big Game Fishing 0
Sports | 1 player | 1991
Finally, after months and months of hard work in the busy metropolis you have decided to allow yourself a vacation on the limpid waters of the south seas where you will be able to engage your favorite sport : BIG GAME FISHING! But natives won't lose a chance to make some money of you: if you don't want your vacation to end in 1 day, you will have to catch not only a considerable amount of fish, bu...
Ishar 3: The Seven Gates of Infinity 1
RPG | 1 player | 1994
In the third installment of Ishar you can import characters both from Ishar or Ishar 2. Now you have to travel through Portals of Time to pursuit of the dragon of Sith, last survivor of the Great Black Dragons. Exploring the magic lands, joining the allies and fighting the enemies you must protect the Citadel.
The Third Courier 1
Action - Adventure | 1 player | 1989
The Third Courier is set in the era of the 'cold war', and the action takes place in Germany. The player is an American spy, and his mission is to recover stolen NATO defense plans. You start off in your apartment, which contains a computer, bugging equipment and an answerphone, as well as useful items such as money and a passport. A compass on screen is used to move around, with symbols appearin...
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, and prevent mankind from getting its own museum display case, next to the dinosaurs. Your stint as ...
Action - Shoot'em up | 2 players | 1995
Tyrian is a shoot 'em up with a complex plot. You play the role of Trent Hawkings, this galaxy's ace solo fighter-pilot, whose luck forces him to save the galaxy, one time after another. Again and again, Trent must fight off MicroSol, a company with the evil intent of taking over the galaxy. Through your struggles, you will find yourself again and again betrayed by friends and allies, your parents...
Sea Speller 0
Edutainment | 1 player | 1985
In Sea Speller the player controls a dolphin whose task is to help a submarine reach the ocean floor before it runs out of air. This is done by picking up "letter sponges" scattered along the bottom of the sea, and matching them with the signs on the sub's billboard to create words. Every complete word fires up another light on the submarine, and once they're all lit up, it descends to deeper wate...
Black Box (1987) 0
Action - Pinball | 4 players | 1987
Russco produced several pinball games using Pinball Construction Set. Here's another one, always playable for up to four players. This time, the theme is a treasure box, right in the center of the playfield.
Charlie II 1
Action - Platformer | 1 player | 2001
Charlie II is the successor of Charlie the Duck. Once again, you playing the duck Charlie across many different levels in this platformer.The game contains 18 levels, with different worlds. Some levels are hidden, and can only be accessed through a secret exit. After the end of 6 levels, you must face a boss.You begin your adventure by choosing the difficulty level you want to play (easy, normal, ...
Pirate's Adventure (1992) 0
Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 1992
A remake of Scott Adam's using the Adventure Game Toolkit by David Malmberg. This remake was packed in with AGT as a demo of what it was capable of.
Puzzle game | 1 player | 1993
IceBox is an inverted Tetris. Instead of figures, incomplete rows of lines are dropped into the screen, and it is necessary to “shoot back” with random blocks. It is most convenient to turn them over and put them in the right place with the mouse, preferably without leaving protruding fragments, as in the usual Tetris.
Star Trek V: The Final Frontier 3
Action | 1 player | 1989
Captain's Log: Stardate 8474.1 We have just received an urgent transmission from the commander of Starfleet detailing the situation on Nimbus III. Once again I find myself with a skeleton crew and a barely functioning ship headed into the Neutral Zone. I have assigned Mr. Scott to pull off a minor miracle and get us underway in the next four hours. Commander Uhura has been picking up distant, c...
Mind Castle: The Spell of the Word Wizard 0
Edutainment | 1 player | 1993
Word/vocabulary learning game for ages 8 and up. You enter the Word Wizard's castle and take on a series of quiz challenges by clicking on different parts of each room in the castle. The game runs against a clock, and each correct answer grants you bonus time to play and thus you get the chance to take on more challenges. Graphics are 2D vga depictions of each room with score and time indicators o...
Fire Hawk: Thexder - The Second Contact 0
Action - Shoot'em up | 1 player | 1990
Fire Hawk: Thexder - The Second Contact is the sequel to Thexder. The Fire Hawk robot has the same main design as Thexder: a laser, shield and the ability to transform into a jet. It's also possible to use some special weapons which can be found during the missions, such as the Flasher, (damages anything on screen) and the Stopper (freezes enemies for a while).Levels are divided into sub-levels, w...
Puzzle game | 1 player | 1993
A good puzzle game, taking from both Mahjong and Brix. There are a number of groups of tiles with different symbols on the playing field (images of horses, ice cream, glass balls and much more), and the player’s task is to gradually clear this field of tiles by clicking on pairs of those with the same designs. But the matter is seriously complicated by the fact that the position of each of the two...
Puzzle game | 1 player | 2017
The target of Addtris game is to put number above two others so that value of number at the top is sum of two underlying. The target of Tetris game is to fill and clear horizontal lines by manipulating of falling objects. The target of X-Tris game is to fill and clear horizontal lines by manipulating of falling objects. Line is cleared at the moment when every square of the row is filled.
CHAMP Centiped-em 0
Action - Shoot'em up | 2 players | 1997
Champ Centiped-em is a variant of Atari's Centipede. One or two players must get rid of all the insects invading a mushroom patch, including Fleas, Spiders, Scorpions and the Centipede. The game includes different difficulty levels and two modes: Classic (similar to the original arcade version) or Champ (more bugs and multi shooters).
Action - Racing | 1 player | 1987
Turbocar is a classic-style racing arcade game which somewhat resembles Outrun in that the player has to drive a certain distance in a short time, then you receive extra time. It takes place on a public road, which has two lanes, one with traffic travelling (fairly slowly) in the same direction as the player and one with oncoming traffic. The player can change lanes at any time to overtake cars/av...
Mortville Manor 4
Adventure | 1 player | 1988
Mortville Manor is an adventure game which takes place in 1951. Someone is murdered in an impressive manor, and it's up to Jerome Lange to solve the case. But beware: something otherworldly is going on here...
HyperComix issue #1 - Lance Stone: Trouble at the Woz 0
Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 1993
HyperComix - Collector's Issue # 1 Lance Stone: Trouble At The Woz. VGA electronic comic book featuring spot animation, sound effects and branching plot lines. Cyberpunk thriller set in 21st century Los Angeles. Supports Sound Blaster.
Action | 1 player | 2005
The evil Dark Lord has kidnapped and taken you to his massive mansion where he is keeping you for ransom. Luckily, you have broken free without Dark Lord noticing! However, now your real task awaits: you must find your way out of the mansion. Use the arrow keys to navigate your way to the exit without being attacked by any enemy monsters.
LockerGnome Quest 0
Adventure | 1 player | 2007
LockerGnome Quest is an SCI demo game made by Brian Provinciano to showcase his SCI Studio for an appearance on the old TechTV show, Call for Help with Chris Pirillo.
Pete Rose Pennant Fever 0
Sports | 1 player | 1988
This baseball game licenses former Cincinnati Reds player Pete Rose. It allows the player to play every position on the field. Different batting and pitching styles are available. It has digitized voice and sound, and provides a variety of play options including One or Two-player action, season play or exhibition. In a somewhat ahead-of-its-time move, eight different perspectives are offered. Th...
Lethal Tender 0
Action - FPS | 1 player | 1993
Bad boy Nick Hunter must thwart the evil Thorne Devereaux's plan to coat U.S. currency with a time delayed explosive by infiltrating his base and mowing down swarms of identical nameless guards.
Mel Odius goes Six String Searchin' 0
Adventure | 1 player | 1992
"MEL ODIUS GOES SIX STRING SEARCHIN' is an animated, 3-D graphic adventure in which you play the role of Mel Odius, an up-and-coming young guitarist who is about to get that big break. He has a small problem, though. The problem is that his guitar has been stolen! Your objective is to help Mel find his guitar. You must wander around town in search of his precious guitar, and you must find it toni...
Kingdom Without End 0
Adventure - Text-based | 1 player | 2001
On the cusp of a breakthrough, Ministry funding from the National Board falls through for an unfashionable archaeological dig to the very origins of the Kharuen city-state. You play the project leader, illegally visiting the excavation site one last time under cover of darkness, using field tools of the future (palmcorder, wrist-lamps, nubblex gloves) to investigate the Late Arcanic catacombs of t...
Tommy's Cryptoquips 0
Puzzle game | 1 player | 1992
Tommy's Cryptoquips is a shareware code breaking game that is based on the 'Cryptograms' that are popular in some newspapers and puzzle books. The game displays a quotation that has been encrypted by a form of letter substitution code, and the player's task is to decode it. It can be played as a single player game or as a team game for two to six players. Every quotation comes with at least one l...
Nippon Safes Inc. 0
Adventure | 1 player | 1992
Nippon Safes, Inc. is the predecessor to Big Red Adventure, both being cartoon adventure games by Italian developer Dynabyte. As in its followup, here players take the role of three different heroes (though, opposite to Goblins series, one at time). They are Doug, the smart safe cracker; Dino, the strong, but dumb, boxer; and Donna, the sexy club dancer. The game takes place in Tokyo. While all t...
The Seven Spirits of Ra 1
Action - RPG | 1 player | 1987
Osiris is slain by Set - her body is torn into pieces and scattered along the desert and consumed by wild animals and beasts. Your job is to scour the countryside of Egypt and obtain those pieces of Osiris to help you to the final showdown of defeating Set once and for all.
Robot II: Das Labyrinth im Wald 0
Action - Puzzle game | 1 player | 1990
While on a relaxing walk, the player receives a telegram from an old friend, who is calling for help from somewhere in the South Pacific. The way to the port however is full of danger and adventure.In the second part of the Robot series, there are 85 screens to explore and many riddles to solve. It also offers more objects, and outdoor locations.
Tommy's Trash! 0
Board game | 1 player | 1989
Tommy's Trash! is a shareware dice game. It is based on the game Zilch, is played with six dice, and up to nine people including the computer can play. This implementation also contains 'Tommy's Mutant Trash' a two player variant of the game where the player plays against the computer and a Rotary Club mode where the object is to achieve the lowest score. A game can be for five thousand, ten thou...
K-1 Tank 1
Simulation | 1 player | 1994
Player is put in command of a MBT (main battle tank) in Desert Storm operation started in January 1991. There are 20 missions of increased difficulty to complete one-by-one. Before each mission starts, players may select one of four tanks equipped with a certain number of heat and APFSDS (armor-piercing fin-stabilized discarding-sabot) rounds. This number may be adjusted. Briefing describes the cu...