3-D Tic-Tac-Toe 3-D Tic-Tac-Toe is a video game released by Atari, Inc for the Atari 2600 console and Atari 8-bit computers in 1980.
50 Mission Crush 50 Mission Crush is a turn-based strategy game published in 1984 by Strategic Simulations, Inc. (SSI) that simulates the career of the crew of a B-17 Flying Fortress bomber during World War ...
Aardvark (video game) Aardvark is a computer game for the Atari 8-bit Computers, Commodore 64 and Commodore 16 in which the player must collect ant larva using the snout of an aardvark.
Ace of Aces (video game) Ace of Aces is a computer game flight simulator developed by Artech Digital Entertainment in 1986.
Action Biker Action Biker (also known as "KP Skips Action Biker with Clumsy Colin" in the UK) is a 1985 game for 8-bit home computers released by Mastertronic.
Agent USA Agent USA is a 1984 computer game designed to teach children spelling, US geography, time zones, and state capitals.
Alien Garden Alien Garden was one of the first non-game "software toys" released.
Alley Cat (video game) Alley Cat is a computer game created by Bill Williams and published by Synapse Software for the Atari 8-bit family in 1983, and later for the PC in 1984 by IBM. The player controls Freddy ...
Alternate Reality (series) Alternate Reality (AR) is an unfinished role-playing video game series that has achieved cult status among many fans of RPGs. It was created by Philip Price, who formed a development company cal...
Amaurote Amaurote is a British video game for 8-bit computer systems that was released in 1987 by Mastertronic on their Mastertronic Added Dimension label.
Archon II: Adept Archon II: Adept is a 1984 computer game developed by Jon Freeman, Paul Reiche III and Anne Westfall, and distributed by Electronic Arts (and Ariolasoft in Europe) for various platforms.
Arkanoid Arkanoid is an arcade game developed by Taito in 1986.
Asteroids (video game) Asteroids is a multi-directional shooter arcade video game released in November 1979 by Atari, Inc. and designed by Lyle Rains and Ed Logg.
Astro Chase Astro Chase is a scrolling shoot 'em up game originally released by First Star Software in 1982 for the Atari 8-bit family.
Asylum (1981 video game) Asylum is an adventure game created by William F. Denman Jr. and released in 1981 by Med Systems (later known as Screenplay) of Chapel Hill, North Carolina for the TRS-80 computer.
Attack of the Mutant Camels Attack of the Mutant Camels was a surrealist computer game released for the Commodore 64 and Atari 8-bit computers in 1983 by Jeff Minter's Llamasoft.
Autoduel Autoduel is a 1985 role-playing video game published by Origin Systems for the Atari 400 and 800 (and other Atari 8-bits with OS "Transformer"), Commodore 64, Apple II, Apple Macintosh, and...
Aztec Challenge Aztec Challenge refers to either of two early arcade-style computer games published by COSMI, as well as to subsequent remakes.
B.C.'s Quest for Tires B.C.'s Quest for Tires is a 1983 video game developed by Sydney Development and published by Sierra On-Line.
Ballblazer Ballblazer is a 1984 computer game created by Lucasfilm Games (later LucasArts Entertainment).
Ballyhoo (video game) Ballyhoo is an interactive fiction computer game designed by Jeff O'Neill and published by Infocom in 1986.
Beach Head (video game) Beach-Head is a video game developed and published in 1983 by Access Software for the Atari 8-bit and Commodore 64 home computers in the US. Versions for the C16, ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro and ...
Beach-Head Beach-Head is a video game developed and published in 1983 by Access Software for the Atari 8-bit and Commodore 64 home computers in the US. Versions for the C16, ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro and ...
Black Lamp (video game) Black Lamp is a 1988 platform game, published by Firebird Software and available for the Amiga, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum computers.
Blue Max (video game) Blue Max is a video game developed and published by Synapse Software, originally released for the Commodore 64 and Atari 8-bit computers in 1983.
BMX Simulator BMX Simulator is a sports arcade video game released by Code Masters in for several home computer systems.
Boulder Dash Boulder Dash, originally released in 1984 for Atari 8-bit computers, is a series of computer games released for the Apple II, MSX, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, and ColecoVision home computers,...
Bounty Bob Strikes Back! Bounty Bob Strikes Back! is the sequel to Miner 2049er and was initially released in for the Atari 8-bit series of computers.
Breakout (video game) Breakout is an arcade game developed and published by Atari, Inc. It was conceptualized by Nolan Bushnell and Steve Bristow, influenced by the 1972 Atari arcade game Pong, and built by S...
Broadsides (video game) Broadsides is a 1983 videogame that simulated naval combat in the Age of Sail for the Atari 8-bit, Apple II, and Commodore 64.
Bruce Lee (1984 video game) Bruce Lee is a video game designed by Ron J. Fortier, with graphics by Kelly Day and music by John A. Fitzpatrick.
Bruce Lee (video game) Bruce Lee is a video game designed by Ron J. Fortier, with graphics by Kelly Day and music by John A. Fitzpatrick.
Captain Beeble Captain Beeble is a horizontally scrolling shoot 'em up 16-bit cartridge game for Atari 400 and Atari 800, created by programmer Bob Connell for Inhome Software and published in 1983.
Cassette 50 Cassette 50 (in Spain released as "Galaxy 50 - 50 Excitantes Juegos") was a compilation of games published by Cascade Games Ltd in 1983, and is an early example of shovelware - computer soft...
Castle Wolfenstein Castle Wolfenstein is an early stealth-based action-adventure shooter video game developed by Muse Software for the Apple II. It was first released in 1981 and later ported to MS-DOS, the At...
Cavelord Cavelord was an action-adventure computer game released in 1985 by Axis Komputerkunst.
Caverns of Mars Caverns of Mars is a computer game for the Atari 8-bit computers, programmed by Greg Christensen and published by Atari Program Exchange (APX) in 1981.
Centipede (video game) Centipede is a vertically oriented shoot 'em up arcade game produced by Atari, Inc. in 1981.
Chimera (video game) Chimera is a 1985 arcade video game developed by video game designer Shahid Ahmad.
Choplifter Choplifter (stylized as Choplifter!) is a 1982 Apple II game developed by Dan Gorlin and published by Brøderbund.
Chuckie Egg A&F Software's Chuckie Egg is a home computer video game released in 1983, initially for the ZX Spectrum, the BBC Micro and the Dragon.
Colony (video game) Colony is an arcade adventure and strategy computer game released in 1987 for several 8-bit computer formats by Mastertronic on their Bulldog label.
Colossus Chess Colossus Chess is a series of chess-playing computer programs developed by Martin Bryant, commercially available for various home computers in the 1980s.
Compu-Read Compu-Read is an educational program originally developed by Sherwin Steffin of Edu-Ware Services in 1979 for the Apple II.
Computer Football Strategy Computer Football Strategy is a computer game that simulates the National Football League from a strategic point of view.
Conan: Hall of Volta Conan: Hall of Volta is a 1984 action/platform computer game, designed by Eric Robinson and Eric Parker, and published by Datasoft.
Congo Bongo Congo Bongo (J: Tip Top) is an isometric platform arcade game released by Sega in 1983.
Cops 'n' Robbers Cops 'n' Robbers is a game for home computers published by Atlantis Software originally in for the Commodore VIC-20 and in virtually identical form on the Commodore 64.
Cosmic Balance II The Cosmic Balance II is a computer game created by Strategic Simulations, Inc. in 1983.
Defender (video game) Defender is an arcade video game developed and released by Williams Electronics in 1980.
Deflektor Deflektor is a puzzle game developed by Vortex Software and published by Gremlin Graphics in.
Demon Attack Demon Attack is a video game published by Imagic for several home console systems, including the Atari 2600, Intellivision, Odyssey², Atari 8-bit, Commodore VIC-20, Commodore 64, PC (booter)...
Diamond Mine (video game) Diamond Mine is a video game first published by MRM Software for the Acorn Electron and BBC Micro home computers in 1984.
Dig Dug Dig Dug is an arcade game developed and published by Namco in Japan in 1982.
Galaxian Galaxian is an arcade game that was developed by Namco in October 1979.
Gateway to Apshai Gateway to Apshai is a video game for the Commodore 64, ColecoVision, and Atari 400/800 home computers, developed by The Connelley Group and published by Epyx as a prequel to Temple of Aps...
Gato (video game) GATO is a real-time submarine simulator published by Spectrum HoloByte in the 1980s for several platforms, including DOS, Apple IIe and Atari XE Game System.
Gauntlet (1984 video game) Gauntlet is a shoot 'em up game written in 1984 by Donald R. Lebeau for the Atari 8-bit family of computers.
Infiltrator Infiltrator is a 1986 video game published by U.S. Gold/Mindscape.
Ingrid's Back Gnome Ranger II: Ingrid's Back is a text adventure game by Level 9 released in.
International Karate International Karate is a karate fighting game created and published by System 3 for various home computers.
Into the Eagle's Nest Into the Eagle's Nest is a computer game developed by Pandora Software and released by Mindscape in 1986 for the Apple II and in 1987 for the Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, IBM ...
Invasion Orion Invasion Orion is a 1979 science fiction strategy game written and published by Automated Simulations (who would become Epyx in 1983).
James Bond 007 (1983 game) James Bond 007 is a 1983 side-scrolling video game developed and published by Parker Brothers for the Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Commodore 64, and ColecoVision.
James Bond 007 (1983 video game) James Bond 007 is a 1983 side-scrolling video game developed and published by Parker Brothers for the Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit computers, Commodore 64, ColecoVision and distribute...
Jawbreaker (video game) Jawbreaker is a video game programmed by John Harris and released in 1981 for the Atari 400/800 by On-line Systems.
Jet Set Willy Jet Set Willy is a computer game originally written by Matthew Smith for the ZX Spectrum home computer.
Jet-Boot Jack Jet-Boot Jack is a platforming video game first published for the Atari 8-bit home computers by English Software in 1983.
Jewels of Darkness Jewels of Darkness (formerly the Middle-Earth Trilogy) is a trilogy of text adventure games by Level 9.
Jinxter Jinxter is a text adventure video game developed by Magnetic Scrolls and published by Rainbird in 1987 for popular 8-bit and 16-bit machines of the time as well as for the 32-bit Acorn Archi...
Kenny Dalglish Soccer Match (video game) Kenny Dalglish Soccer Match is a computer game based on soccer legend Kenny Dalglish - who played and managed for Liverpool F.C., Celtic F.C., and Scotland's national soccer team.
Keystone Kapers Keystone Kapers was a 1983 game published by Activision for the Atari 2600, and later ported to Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit family, ColecoVision and MSX. Inspired by Mack Sennett's slapstick K...
Kick Off Kick Off is a soccer simulation computer game series designed by Dino Dini and released by Anco for various home computer platforms in 1989.
Kick Off (series) The Kick Off franchise is a series of football simulation computer games, first released in 1989.
Knight Orc Knight Orc is a text adventure game by Level 9 released in.
Koronis Rift Koronis Rift is a December computer game from Lucasfilm Games.
Laser Hawk Laser Hawk was a classic video game released in 1989 in England for Atari 8-bit computers.
Leaderboard Leaderboard is a series of golf simulation video games that was developed by Bruce and Roger Carver, and published by Access Software.
Leather Goddesses of Phobos Leather Goddesses of Phobos is an interactive fiction computer game written by Steve Meretzky and published by Infocom in 1986.
Legionnaire (video game) Legionnaire is a computer game for the Atari 8-bit series created by Chris Crawford in 1982, and released through Avalon Hill.
Lenslok Lenslok is a copy protection mechanism found in some computer games and other software on the 8-bit Atari computers, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX Spectrum, Sinclair QL, MSX and Amstrad CPC. The mos...
Loco (video game) Loco is a 1984 computer game developed by Antony Crowther and released by Alligata for the Commodore 64.
Lode Runner Lode Runner is a 1983 puzzle video game, first published by Brøderbund.
Lords of Time Lords of Time is an interactive fiction computer game designed by Sue Gazzard and released by Level 9 Computing in 1983.
Lunar Leepers Lunar Leepers, also released as Lunar Leeper, is a 1982 video game written by Chuckles and published under Sierra On-Line's SierraVision label.
M.U.L.E. M.U.L.E. is a seminal multiplayer video game by Ozark Softscape.
Mail Order Monsters Mail Order Monsters is a 1985 computer game created by Paul Reiche III, Evan Robinson and Nicky Robinson and published by Electronic Arts (Ariolasoft in Europe) for the Commodore 64 and Ata...
Mario Bros. Mario Bros. is a platform arcade game published and developed by Nintendo in 1983.
MIDI Maze MIDI Maze is an early first person shooter maze video game for the Atari ST developed by Xanth Software F/X, published by Hybrid Arts, and released around 1987.
Milk Race (video game) Milk Race is a computer game released in 1987 for the ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Atari 8-bit, MSX and Amstrad CPC and was developed by Phil Berry, Stuart Ruecroft and David Whittaker for Ico...
Millipede (arcade game) Millipede is a 1982 arcade game by Atari, Inc. and is the sequel to the arcade hit, Centipede.
Millipede (video game) Millipede is a 1982 arcade game by Atari, Inc. and is the sequel to the arcade hit, Centipede.
Miner 2049er Miner 2049er is a platform video game created by Bill Hogue that was released in 1982 by Big Five Software.
Missile Command Missile Command is a 1980 arcade game by Atari, Inc. that was also licensed to Sega for European release.
Mission Asteroid Mission Asteroid is a graphic adventure game released in 1980 by On-Line Systems, now known as Sierra Entertainment.
Molecule Man (video game) Molecule Man is an isometric 3D arcade adventure game released by Mastertronic in for a variety of 8-bit home computers.
Montezuma's Revenge (video game) Montezuma's Revenge is a video game for Atari home computers, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Apple II, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, IBM PC, Sega Master System, and ZX Spectrum (as Panama Joe).
Moon Patrol Moon Patrol is an arcade game by Irem that was first released in 1982.
Moonmist Moonmist is an interactive fiction computer game published by Infocom in 1986.
Mr. Do! Mr. Do! is an arcade game created by Universal in 1982.
Mr. Do's Castle Mr. Do's Castle is an arcade game created by Universal in September of 1983.
Mr. Robot and His Robot Factory Mr. Robot and His Robot Factory is a single-player platform game for the Apple II, Atari 8-bit and Commodore 64 computers, created by Ron Rosen with music on Atari 800 version by Gary Gilber...
Ms. Pac-Man Ms. Pac-Man is an arcade video game, produced by Illinois-based Midway Manufacturing corporation.
Murder on the Zinderneuf Murder on the Zinderneuf is a computer game developed by Jon Freeman and Paul Reiche III (design) and released by video game developer Free Fall Associates in 1983.
NATO Commander (video game) NATO Commander is a commercial computer strategy game designed by Sid Meier and released in 1983 by MicroProse.
Nautilus (video game) Nautilus is a 1982 computer game for the Atari 8-bit series created by Mike Potter and distributed by Synapse Software.
Nebulus (video game) Nebulus is a video game created by John M. Phillips and published by Hewson Consultants in the late 1980s for various home computer systems.
Necromancer (computer game) Necromancer is a 1982 computer game for the Atari 8-bit series created by Bill Williams and distributed by Synapse Software.
Necromancer (video game) Necromancer is a 1982 computer game for the Atari 8-bit series created by Bill Williams and distributed by Synapse Software.
New York City (video game) N.Y.C. The Big Apple (also known as New York City) is a 1984 game released by Synapse Software for the Commodore 64 and the Atari 8-bit computers.
Oil's Well Oil's Well is a computer game distributed by Sierra On-Line in 1983, and again in 1990.
One Man and His Droid One Man and His Droid is a game published by Mastertronic in 1985 for use on the Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 16, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum home computer systems.
One on One: Dr. J vs. Larry Bird One on One: Dr. J vs. Larry Bird, more commonly known as One on One, is a 1983 computer basketball game for the early era of home computers.
Operation Sabotage Operation Sabotage is a single-player text adventure game written for the Atari 800 by Ray Sato and subsequently translated for Apple II by Ron Shaker.
Pac-Man Pac-Man is an arcade game developed by Namco and first released in Japan on May 22, 1980.
Pengo (video game) Pengo is an arcade game developed by Coreland and published by Sega in 1982.
Phantasie Phantasie is a fantasy role-playing video game series designed by Winston Douglas Wood and published by Strategic Simulations, Inc. in 1985.
Phoenix (video game) Phoenix is a shoot 'em up arcade game developed by Amstar Electronics (which was located in Phoenix, Arizona) in 1980, released by Centuri in the United States and by Taito in Japan.
Pitfall II: Lost Caverns Pitfall II: Lost Caverns is a platforming video game originally released for the Atari 2600 video game console in 1984.
Pitfall! Pitfall! is a video game released by Activision for the Atari 2600 in.
Pitstop II Pitstop II is a racing video game published in 1984 by Epyx.
Planetfall Planetfall is a science fiction interactive fiction computer game written by Steve Meretzky, and the eighth title published by Infocom in 1983.
Plundered Hearts Plundered Hearts is an interactive fiction computer game created by Amy Briggs and published by Infocom in 1987.
Pogo Joe Pogo Joe is a computer game for the Commodore 64 and Atari 400/800, written by William F. Denman, Jr. and Oliver Steele.
Pole Position (video game) Pole Position is an arcade racing video game which was released by Namco in 1982 and licensed to Atari, Inc. for US manufacture and distribution.
Pooyan Pooyan is a classic arcade game manufactured by Stern Electronics under license from Konami in 1982.
Popeye (video game) Popeye is a 1982 arcade game developed and released by Nintendo based on the Popeye cartoon characters licensed from King Features Syndicate.
Protector (video game) Protector was a 1981 computer game for the Atari 8-bit series written by Mike Potter and distributed first by Crystalware and then Synapse Software.
Puzzle Panic Puzzle Panic, also known as Ken Uston's Puzzle Panic, was a computer game created by blackjack strategist Ken Uston, Bob Polin and Ron Karr and published by Epyx in 1984 for the Atari 40...
Q*bert Q*bert is an arcade video game developed and published by Gottlieb in 1982.
Qix Qix is an arcade game, released by Taito America Corporation in 1981.
Quest 1 Quest 1 is a single-player text adventure game originally written for the TRS-80 and translated for the Apple II and Atari 8-bit computer families.
Questprobe Questprobe is a trilogy of graphical adventure computer games featuring Marvel Comics characters.
Racing Destruction Set Racing Destruction Set is a car racing and motocross computer game that was published in 1985 by Electronic Arts.
Raid over Moscow Raid Over Moscow (Raid in some countries and on reissue) is a computer game by Access Software published in Europe by U.S. Gold on various microcomputers in 1984–1985.
Rally Speedway Rally Speedway (known also as John Anderson's Rally Speedway) is an early racing game for the Atari 8-bit family.
Realm of Impossibility Realm of Impossibility is a computer game created by Mike Edwards and published by Electronic Arts in 1984 for the Apple IIe, Atari 8-bit family and Commodore 64 computer systems.
Realsports Football Realsports Football is a 1982 football video game made by Atari for the Atari 2600, Atari 5200 and Atari 8-bit computer platforms.
Rear Guard (video game) Rear Guard is a game originally written for the 8-bit Atari computer and released in 1982 by Adventure International.
Repton (1983 video game) Repton is a Defender-inspired game written by Dan Thomson and Andy Kaluzniacki and published by Sirius Software in 1983.
Rescue at Rigel Rescue at Rigel is a 1980 science fiction computer role-playing game written and published by Automated Simulations (later known as Epyx), and later branded as part of the Starquest series.
Rescue on Fractalus! Rescue On Fractalus! is a March 1984 computer game created by Lucasfilm Games (later LucasArts Entertainment).
Return of the Jedi: Death Star Battle Return of the Jedi: Death Star Battle is a Shoot 'em up video game published by Parker Brothers in 1983 for various Atari platforms and in 1984 for the Sinclair ZX Spectrum.
Richard Petty's Talladega Richard Petty's Talladega (later reissued simply as Talledega) is an arcade-style racing computer game featuring Richard Petty and Talladega Superspeedway that was released in 1985...
River Raid River Raid is a scrolling shooter video game designed and developed by Carol Shaw, and published by Activision in 1982 for the Atari 2600 video game console.
River Rescue (video game) River Rescue was a 1982 game for the Commodore VIC-20, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, and the Atari 400 and 800 computers.
Robotron: 2084 Robotron: 2084 (also referred to as Robotron) is an arcade video game developed by Vid Kidz and released by Williams Electronics (part of WMS Industries) in 1982.
Rockford (video game) Rockford is an arcade game developed by Arcadia Systems as an arcade spin-off of the home computer series Boulder Dash.
Rogue (video game) Rogue is a dungeon crawling video game first developed by Michael Toy and Glenn Wichman around 1980.
Rush'n Attack Rush'n Attack, originally released in Japan and Europe as Green Beret, is an action/platform arcade game released by Konami in 1985.
Salmon Run (computer game) Salmon Run is a 1982 computer game for the Atari 8-bit series created by Bill Williams and distributed via the Atari Program Exchange.
Salmon Run (video game) Salmon Run is a 1982 computer game for the Atari 8-bit series created by Bill Williams and distributed via the Atari Program Exchange.
Savage Pond Savage Pond is an arcade-style pond simulation game which was written by Peter Judd for the Acorn Electron and BBC Micro and Gwyll Jones for the 16k versions of the Atari 8-bit family of home co...
Scapeghost Scapeghost (originally Spook) is a text adventure game by Level 9 released in 1989.
Scram (video game) Scram is the name of two video games, both based around a scram, or emergency shutdown of a nuclear reactor.
Sea Dragon (video game) Sea Dragon is a side-scrolling game for the TRS-80 computer, written by Wayne Westmoreland and Terry Gilman, and released in 1982 by Adventure International.
Spindizzy (video game) Spindizzy is an isometric computer game released for several 8-bit home computer formats in 1986 by Electric Dreams Software.
Spitfire Ace Spitfire Ace is a flying combat video game for several 1980s home computer systems.
Spy Hunter Spy Hunter is a 1983 arcade game developed and released by Bally Midway.
Spy vs. Spy (1984 video game) Spy vs. Spy was a game first published by First Star Software in 1984 for the Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64 and Apple II computers.
Spy vs. Spy (video game) Spy vs. Spy was a game first published by First Star Software in 1984 for the Atari 8-bit family, Commodore 64 and Apple II computers.
Spy's Demise Spy's Demise is a 1983 computer game published by Penguin Software.
Squish 'em Squish'em, also known as Squish'em Sam, is a video game published in 1983 for a number of home computers as well as the Colecovision game console.
Star Fire Star Fire, released 1979, is considered to be a groundbreaking shoot 'em up arcade game by Exidy that brought a number of new innovations to the market; including being of the first to use a...
Star Fleet I: The War Begins Starfleet I: The War Begins is a 1984 strategy computer game designed by Trevor Sorensen and developed by Interstel (some versions by Cygnus Multimedia).
Star Raiders Star Raiders is a video game for the Atari 8-bit family of computers.
Star Raiders 2 Star Raiders II is a video game released in for the Atari 8-bit home computers, and later several other home computers and game consoles.
Star Raiders II Star Raiders II is a video game released in for the Atari 8-bit home computers, and later several other home computers and game consoles.
Star Trek (arcade game) Star Trek: Strategic Operations Simulator is a space combat simulation arcade game based on the original Star Trek television program, and released by Sega in 1983.
Star Warrior Star Warrior is a 1980 science fiction role-playing video game written and published by Automated Simulations (later known as Epyx) for the Apple II, TRS-80, and Atari home computers.
The Guild of Thieves The Guild of Thieves is an interactive fiction game by Magnetic Scrolls first published by Rainbird in 1987.
The Halley Project The Halley Project is a 1985 game developed for the Apple II, Commodore 64, Atari 8-bit family, Amiga and possibly other platforms, by Tom Snyder and Omar Khudari and published by Mindscape.
The Seven Cities of Gold (video game) The Seven Cities of Gold is a strategy video game created by Dan Bunten (and the game development team Bunten founded, Ozark Softscape) and published by Electronic Arts in 1984.