Atari Lynx

Atari Lynx

The Atari Lynx is a 16-bit handheld game console that was released by Atari Corporation in October 1989. The Lynx holds the distinction of being the world's first handheld electronic game with a color LCD. The system is also notable for its...

A.P.B. - All Points Bulletin

A.P.B. - All Points Bulletin

Atari Lynx - 1991

This is the city. A dangerous place, full of crooks as slimy as an earthworm in the rain. The streets are loaded with them. Officer Bob has just graduated from the Academy and is as gung ho as a nerd on the first day of school. He truly believes he can single-handedly clean up the city. Who knows? Maybe he can. But the crooks don't think so. Neither does Sergeant Mulrooney, the hot-headed duty boss who is quick to deliver a scorching lecture if Office Bob stacks up too many demerits. Can Officer Bob succeed where dozens of others have failed?

Alien vs. Predator

Alien vs. Predator

Atari Lynx

A long-rumoured game release for the Atari Lynx, this FPS was due to follow the success of the Jaguar game of the same title. Based on the Dark Horse Comics cross-over, the game let you play as an alien, predator, or human soldier. The game was never officially announced, but was strongly rumored, and although the system ran out of steam before the game could be released, test cartridge versions of the game in early development were later unearthed by Atari fans. According to many sources, the game was 85% complete when it was cancelled. The reason it was cancelled is because Atari...

Awesome Golf

Awesome Golf

Atari Lynx - 1991

You are on the 18th tee, one stroke behind the defending champion. Do you take your caddy's advice and play it safe, or do you risk the water? Awesome Golf provides great realism and a challenge for one to four players.

Baseball Heroes

Baseball Heroes

Atari Lynx - 1992

The crowd roars as the Mighty Champ steps up to the plate. Wild Joe, the southpaw flamethrower, stares in to his catcher for what seems like minutes. He nods slowly and steps into his windup. He throws a heater right under the Champ's chin. The big man falls to the ground to avoid getting hit. He sits there a second, glaring at Wild Joe, then slowly rises to his feet. The tension is as thick as peanut butter as he steps back into the box. Wild Joe's next two pitches, breaking balls, shave the corners of the plate, bringing the count to I and 2. The Champ steps out of the box and peers at the...

Basketbrawl

Basketbrawl

Atari Lynx - 1992

Vinnie and Slash are bleeding from knife wounds and the ref is out cold! No wonder the gang members nicknamed this game "Basketbrawl." To them it's not a game--it's a street fight!

Batman Returns

Batman Returns

Atari Lynx - 1992

Gotham City is in desperate trouble again. Catwoman and The Penguin have joined forces to terrorize the entire metropolis! Only you can help Batman foil their deadly scheme and save the city from their fiendish clutches.

Battle Wheels

Battle Wheels

Atari Lynx - 1993

The year is 2019, and the world is bored with conventional entertainment. Enter the world of BattleWheels, where contestants fight in post-apocalyptic deserts and dead cities in the most violent destruction derby ever. At your disposal are machine guns, flame throwers, missiles, mines, and even paint (to obstruct someone's view). And if you survive your car getting destroyed, you can hoof it and try to wreak as much carnage as possible before becoming roadkill. You can buy a pre-made car, or customize your own car with different levels of engine power, suspension, and armor. BattleWheels...

Battlezone 2000

Battlezone 2000

Atari Lynx - 1995

2005 A.D. A deadly virus has infected the Supertank's ultrasophisticated computer systems, turning these mighty weapons of destruction against their creators. Humankind is on the brink of extinction. Free the battle zones from this robotic plague!

Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

Atari Lynx - 1991

Bill and Ted are about to embark on their most excellent adventure through time and space. Those two beautiful babes from Medieval England, Joanna and Elizabeth, have been kidnapped by the most heinous Grim Reaper. Bill and Ted must use the circuits of time to find the princesses. Will they be most triumphant? Only you can help!

Block Out

Block Out

Atari Lynx - 1991

Block Out is a Tetris variant with an added twist: it's in 3D. The player can rotate the blocks in 3D in order to fit them into the pit they are being guided into. Advanced users can play this game with odd three-dimensional pieces, or change the size of the pit, for depth of between 6 and 18 piles, and width and length of between 3 and 7.

Blue Lightning

Blue Lightning

Atari Lynx - 1989

Flight Command chose you to fly the top secret Blue Lightning combat jet on its first flight. You finished last at flight school so they have nothing to lose. Trails of smoke warn of oncoming enemy missiles. A few quick barrel rolls and you avoid the missiles. Now here come the jets! With guns blazing you fly into the thick of the enemy formation. If you can somehow complete nine crucial missions which combine the explosive action of combat with the quiet stealth of night flight, you'll be a hero. If you fail, no one will even remember your name.

Bubble Trouble

Bubble Trouble

Atari Lynx - 1993

You are Travis, a scientist doing experiments with dense matter for the creation of artificial black holes for interstellar travel. While testing a piece of equipment, you are transported into a bubble world. Fortunately, a friendly denizen decides to help you. You must locate the correct type of radioactive particles to move from world to world and finally home, before the hostile denizens of these worlds burst your bubble. You move your bubble by pushing in the desired direction. Be advised that you do not stop easily and can bounce out of control if you are not careful. Pushing the A...

California Games

California Games

Atari Lynx - 1989

Hey Dude, get ready for the ultimate in rad video! Sega's California Games takes you to the sunny beaches and deserts of the California coast for some gnarly sports competition. Kick it down on a skateboard. Ride the waves to surfing heaven. Cruise the concrete on skates or the rough track on a BMX. Test your toes with a footbag or your long concentration with a flying disk. In a word: awesome. But there's more. You can play with up to 8 of your friends. Practice events. Compete in one, some or all to become the total California Champion! And you can play for some of the hottest teams around...

Centipede

Centipede

Atari Lynx

Hundreds and thousands of them. Creepy ones. Crawly ones. Buzzing ones. Swarming ones. And they're all trying to get you. Before you get them.

Championship Rally

Championship Rally

Atari Lynx - 2000

Championship Rally is an overhead racing game with four game modes: Tournament, Single Race, Time Trial and Versus. The latter lets two players compete against each other by connecting the consoles with Comlynx cables. There are seven tracks to choose from, with three of them (Desert, Meadow and Downtown) available from the beginning and the remaining four (Alaska, Coastal, Valley and Formula) being unlocked once the player has beaten the computer opponents in Tournament mode. Multiple AI levels can be selected for the computer opponents, as well as speed and damage settings for the...

Checkered Flag

Checkered Flag

Atari Lynx - 1991

Checkered Flag for the Lynx is a racing game employing open-wheel racing cars (either Formula 1 or Indy-style depending on whether the box or the instructions are believed). The game features 18 tracks located in the American countryside or cities. Game modes include Practice, Single Heat and a 8-race Tournament. The start position can be set randomly or determined in a qualifying lap and the length of a race can be set between 1 and 50 laps. Also customizable are color of the car and the gender of the driver, both having only cosmetic effect. Gameplay is Pole Position style, with the own...

Chip's Challenge

Chip's Challenge

Atari Lynx - 1989

Before Chip can join the Bit Busters computer club and hang out with the girl of his dreams, Melinda the Mental Marvel, he must solve all 144 challenging puzzles. Your bird's-eye view can help Chip rush through the puzzles and mazes before he's deleted by monsters, traps, and the passage of time. Show Chip how to use blocks of soil to overcome water traps and cherry bombs, find keys, and pick up the computer chips which Chip needs to solve some puzzles. Can you help Chip win the cold heart of his one true love and become an official Bit Buster? If you can't, no one can!

Crystal Mines II

Crystal Mines II

Atari Lynx - 1992

Great treasure still lies deep in the abandoned Crystal Mines. But over the years, underground demons have made them deadly. Guide your robot through the mines, destroying demons and gathering great wealth. Or fail, and become history.

Daemonsgate

Daemonsgate

Atari Lynx

Daemonsgate is a Role-Playing game, published by Electronic Innovative Design, which was cancelled before it was released.

Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf

Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf

Atari Lynx - 1993

You must annihilate a ruthless tyrant's military arsenal. Tear into his air force and smoke his private yacht as you battle over land, air and sea in over 20 fiery missions using all the force you can to establish superiority. The President has chosen you to fly a series of dangerous preemptive campaigns in the desert to vanguish this tyrant.

Dinolympics

Dinolympics

Atari Lynx - 1992

Come back to the dawn of history in this combination of puzzling problems, awesome adventures, and mind-bending mazes. The survival of your race is at stake!

Dirty Larry: Renegade Cop

Dirty Larry: Renegade Cop

Atari Lynx - 1992

He's the baddest of the good guys. He's Dirty Larry - Renegade Cop. Mr. Big's Gang is determined to end his career for good--if his own Captain doesn't do it first! So take to the streets in a hurry. It's time for a little house cleaning!

Double Dragon

Double Dragon

Atari Lynx - 1993

Twin brothers use expert knowledge of martial arts, various weapons and street smarts to rescue their friend Marian from the Black Warriors, the savage street gang of the mysterious Shadow Boss! Non stop action in one of the world's classic games now in your hands.

Dracula: The Undead

Dracula: The Undead

Atari Lynx - 1992

You must escape Dracula's sinister castle, find the dark one and drive a stake through his heart. To escape, you must explore the castle and learn its secrets. If you fail, you will join Dracula's brides for dinner, and guess who's the main course!

Electrocop

Electrocop

Atari Lynx - 1989

The Criminal Brain has kidnapped the President's daughter and threatens to kill her if he does not get control of the world. Only you, Electrocop, can invade the Steel Complex where evil robots and dangerous traps protect the Criminal Brain. The odds are against you. Your only hope is to find the weapons and computer terminals hidden in the mazes of the Criminal Brain's fortress. Can you save the President's daughter and serve justice to the world's most wicked criminal? It's your sworn duty as an officer of the law.

European Soccer Challenge

European Soccer Challenge

Atari Lynx - 1993

European Soccer Challenge gives you all the excitement and tension of the European Challenge Cup in this action packed version of the world's most popular game featuring over 170 teams from 32 countries. Has your team got what it takes?

Eye of the Beholder

Eye of the Beholder

Atari Lynx

Put your best fighters up front. Battle Axe wielding Skeletons are among the first horrors you'll encounter in 13 levels of mayhem. Will they be the last? These flinds aren't your friends. And they like to hunt in packs! Ever met a Kuo-Toa? It's an electrifying experience. Even more shocking is The Beholder himself, if you survive long enough to meet him. Don't forget to look behind you! Giant spiders like to watch you pass, then strike.

Fat Bobby

Fat Bobby

Atari Lynx - 1997

Fat Bobby is an Action game, developed and published by Telegames, Inc., which was released in 1997.

The Fidelity Ultimate Chess Challenge

The Fidelity Ultimate Chess Challenge

Atari Lynx - 1991

On your own against the Fidelity Ultimate Chess Challenge - the world's most powerful hand-held chess game - or against a friend, the stunning 3D graphics and advanced technology of this latest game from Telegames has to be played to be believed. The Fidelity Ultimate Chess Challenge uses the most powerful chess playing technology from the laboratories of Fidelity - the premier manufacturers of dedicated chess computers are developers of the world's only USCF certified Master rated (2325) chess program. Switch from 3D to overhead view for the final attack - or use one of the many options...

Gates of Zendocon

Gates of Zendocon

Atari Lynx - 1989

The hideous spider Zendocon captured you and sent you deep into its web of 51 deadly universes. You must survive each universe and its hostile alien inhabitants if you hope to return home. You will find allies along the way. If you can free Zendocon's alien slaves, they will help you search for the Gates that will transport you from one universe to the next. Can you survive Zendocon's challenge? You must survive! Your rewards for success is the chance for sweet revenge--a duel to the death with the evil spider itself!

Gauntlet: The Third Encounter

Gauntlet: The Third Encounter

Atari Lynx - 1990

Generations ago an enchanted Star Gem crashed to Earth at the base of an ancient castle. Loathsome creatures crept from the castle and carried the Gem into the depths of the fortress. All attempts to retrieve the Star Gem failed. The adventurers were destroyed. The creatures in the castle gain magical strength from the Star Gem. Unless the Gem is taken from them, the evil ones will soon have the strength to venture forth and destroy mankind! You and your friends must take up the quest to rescure the Star Gem...and your world!

Gordo 106

Gordo 106

Atari Lynx - 1993

Gordo, the laboratory monkey, is free of cage 106, but his adventure of escape and revenge is just beginning. Even with super-monkey intelligence, he needs your help to explore the lab's six levels, freeing his captive friends and destroying evil scientists in his fight for freedom.

Hard Drivin'

Hard Drivin'

Atari Lynx - 1991

Make sure you're strapped in tight--because Hard Drivin' means just that! Can you beat the clock on the hottest track going? Can you handle jumps, loops, and other stunts and still survive? Can you keep your speed at max without crashing? Yeah? Ok--but--can you take the title away from the Phantom Photon, the Hard Drivin' world's champion?

Hockey

Hockey

Atari Lynx - 1992

Hockey is a Sports game, published by Atari, which was released in 1992.

Hydra

Hydra

Atari Lynx - 1992

Someone has to be a hero, and it might as well be you. In your super-advanced speedboat, you must deliver top-secret military equipment to various parts of the world. Fame and riches await you -- but so do pitfalls and danger!

Ishido: The Way of Stones

Ishido: The Way of Stones

Atari Lynx - 1991

Introducing Ishido, the ancient and intricate Game of the Stones. You must place stones on the game board, matching colors and patterns according to centuries-old rules. It requires great skill and concentration--but if you can unlock the secret of the Oracle, its wisdom will help you!

Jimmy Connors' Tennis

Jimmy Connors' Tennis

Atari Lynx - 1993

Jimmy Connors, ranked Number 1 for 159 weeks, holder of EIGHT Grand Slam titles and a record 109 single titles - more than any other male player in history - is the GREATEST tennis champion ever! Now YOU’RE Jimmy Connors, battling your way to the Number 1 spot. Past sixteen professional opponents. On center court of the most prestigious tournaments on the world circuit. Put a topspin on your serve and smash it past your opponent. Ace! Learn the strengths and weaknesses of each player as you climb the ranks to the top. Work with five professional coaches to hone your shots-lob, volley,...

Joust

Joust

Atari Lynx - 1992

You don a suit of armor, choose your weapon-a worn but sturdy lance. You climb onto a cyborg ostrich, grab the reins of your faithful mount and fly off to wage battle against the enemy. In the distance you see an enemy vulture appear on a creator pad. You ready your lance and prepare to do battle. As you draw close to the enemy Bounder, you rise above him and prepare to defeat him with a quick swooping attack. You sweep down from the sky and dismount the enemy rider with a powerful blow. You have defeated the enemy...this time.

KLAX

KLAX

Atari Lynx - 1990

Get set for Arcade Action in living color. In Klax, capture the colored tiles and flip them into stack. Create a Klax by matching 3 or more colored tiles. The pace quickens ... you've got to move fast but beware, once you start, you'll never want to stop.

Krazy Ace Miniature Golf

Krazy Ace Miniature Golf

Atari Lynx - 1993

Krazy Ace Miniature Golf is a Sports game, developed and published by Telegames, Inc., which was released in 1993.

Kung Food

Kung Food

Atari Lynx - 1992

The ultimate food fight! Mutant munchies from your freezer invade your kitchen, your life, and your world. Speed and your martial arts skills are required to overcome the vicious veggies!

Lemmings

Lemmings

Atari Lynx - 1993

They climb, they dig, they explore...but they can't fly! As the only member of the Save The Lemmings Foundation, it's your job to guide these munchkins to safety before they realize they have no landing gear.

Lexis

Lexis

Atari Lynx - 1999

Lexis is a Miscellaneous game, published by Songbird Productions, which was released in 1999.

Loopz

Loopz

Atari Lynx - 2004

Loopz is a puzzel game developed by Rob Nicholson and Published by Songbird Productions. It was released in 2004.

Lynx Casino

Lynx Casino

Atari Lynx - 1992

Ever wish you could take a thousand dollars and head for Vegas, Monaco, or a Caribbean cruise? Here's the next best thing! Five exciting games in one give you the real feel of a high-roller's favorite casino!

Malibu Bikini Volleyball

Malibu Bikini Volleyball

Atari Lynx - 1993

Welcome to Malibu: Volleyball capital of the world. This is where the best come to play--and show off their tans. If you want in, sign up. But keep your eyes on the ball...there'll be plenty of time for bikini-watching after the match!

Marlboro Go!

Marlboro Go!

Atari Lynx

Prototype. Never released.

Ms. Pac-Man

Ms. Pac-Man

Atari Lynx - 1990

With classic style and tradition, Ms. Pac-Man munches her way through maze after maze. She will consume all the dots in a level before she can progress to the next level. That can be pretty tough though, because at the same time she must dodge those devious gobbling ghosts!

NFL Football

NFL Football

Atari Lynx - 1992

NFL Football is a Sports game, developed by Blue Sky Software and published by Atari, which was released in 1992.

Ninja Gaiden

Ninja Gaiden

Atari Lynx - 1991

Now the adventure and thrill of this fast-paced, action-packed coin-op hit is placed in your hands! Kick, punch, and master the special Ninjutsu techniques as you battle your way through four of the nastiest neighborhoods known to man.

Ninja Gaiden III: Ancient Ship of Doom

Ninja Gaiden III: Ancient Ship of Doom

Atari Lynx - 1993

Immerse yourself in action-acked Ninja adventure as you help Ryu through his greatest challenge. Battle the hideous ancient forces of darkness to save mankind, with the epic adventure unfolding as you complete each level.

Pac-Land

Pac-Land

Atari Lynx - 1991

Pac-Man, the world's most famous game character is back! Help Pac-Man guide the Fairy back to her home in Fairy Land, but watch out - those mischievous ghosts are out to stop you once again! Use the Magic Shoes to help get Pac-Man back to his own home in 16 different rounds with multiple trips in each round, eating Power Pellets and bonus Fruit along the way. Fast, frantic, addictive Pac-Man action from beginning to end!

Paperboy

Paperboy

Atari Lynx - 1990

The object of Paperboy is to deliver papers to your customers while inflicting as much damage as possible to the houses of your non-customers. To make things more difficult, numerous obstacles get in your way including construction workers, rogue tires, skateboarders, dogs and cats, cars, and even the occasional tornado.

Pinball Jam

Pinball Jam

Atari Lynx - 1992

Pinball Jam is a Lynx conversion of two pinball tables: "Elvira and the Party Monsters" (Midway, 1989), and "Police Force" (Williams, 1989). Both feature authentic table layouts, targets, and bonuses; the conversion of Elvira and the Party Monsters also features digitized sound effects, including the voice of Cassandra Peterson (Elvira). Each table scrolls up and down during gameplay (as opposed to just "snapping" to a new area as the ball reaches it).

Pit-Fighter

Pit-Fighter

Atari Lynx - 1992

Pit-Fighter is a 3rd-person fight game that features digitized graphics of real fighters and zooming effects. Players select one of three fighters (Buzz, Ty or Kato) to take on anyone who dares. At the conclusion of a match, players are individually awarded a Knockout Bonus, Brutality Bonus, and a Fight Purse. Every third match is a Grudge Match where players test the skills of each other. The last man standing is the winner of this three-knockdown match. Players fight their way to the Elimination Match to decide who wins the opportunity to dethrone the champion, the Masked Warrior.

Power Factor

Power Factor

Atari Lynx - 1992

Transdimensional intruders from the Ceeg dimension have invaded our space. Only Redd Ace, with his TRANSMAT Multi-Ordinance Weapon, can enter our dimension's reactor and find the six bomb components needed to destroy the Ceegarians.

Qix

Qix

Atari Lynx - 1991

The objective of Qix is to fence off, or “claim”, a supermajority of the playfield. At the start of each level, the playing field is a large, empty rectangle, containing the Qix — a sticklike entity that performs graceful but unpredictable motions within the confines of the rectangle. The player controls a Stix that can move around the edges of the rectangle. Holding down one of the draw buttons allows the marker to move into unclaimed territory in an attempt to create a closed shape. If completed, the captured area (defined as the side opposite of where the Qix is) becomes filled in with a...

Raiden

Raiden

Atari Lynx - 1997

In the year 2090, Earth has suddenly become the target of deranged aliens known as the Cranassians. Following the invasion, the World Alliance Military builds a new cutting-edge weapon, the Raiden Supersonic Attack Fighter. Based on a captured alien craft, it is humanity's only hope for survival.

Rampage

Rampage

Atari Lynx - 1990

Up to three simultaneous players control the monsters George (a King Kong-like gorilla), Lizzie (a Godzilla-like dinosaur/lizard), or Ralph (a giant werewolf), created from mutated humans. When they were humans, George was a normal middle aged man, Lizzie was a young woman, and Ralph was an elderly man. They were experimented on at Scumlabs. As monsters, they need to raze all buildings in a high-rise city to advance to the next level, eating people and destroying helicopters, tanks, taxis, police cars, boats, and trolleys along the way. The Atari Lynx version adds a special fourth character...

Rampart

Rampart

Atari Lynx - 1992

In Rampart, the player is in control of a set of castles, which they must defend, by alternately shooting at attacking ships (or other players), and repairing any damage done to them within a time limit. Surrounding this castle is a wall, made up of small blocks, completely surrounding a region of the board. This area is considered the player's territory, and it may contain one or more castles, and any number of cannons. The maintenance of this territory is the primary focus of the game. Once the player defeats the opponent, the player can execute the commander, by walking the plank or...

Road Riot 4WD

Road Riot 4WD

Atari Lynx

Road Riot 4WD is a Driving game, developed and published by Tengen, which was cancelled before it was released.

RoadBlasters

RoadBlasters

Atari Lynx - 1990

The object of the game is to complete all 50 rallies without running out of fuel. There is no limit to how many vehicles a player can receive to complete a rally, as long as they have fuel. However, the destruction of the vehicle will subtract a small amount from the player's fuel tank. In the arcade, Sega and Atari Lynx versions, players could start the game at a higher rally, with additional opportunities to jump several levels from time to time. Players can continue their game from where they left off; however, the player has only one chance to complete the 50th and final rally. For...

Robo-Squash

Robo-Squash

Atari Lynx - 1990

Robo-Squash is an Action game, published by Atari, which was released in 1990.

Robotron: 2084

Robotron: 2084

Atari Lynx - 1991

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. It is a shoot 'em up with two-dimensional graphics. The game is set in the year 2084 in a fictional world where robots have turned against humans in a cybernetic revolt. The aim is to defeat endless waves of robots, rescue surviving humans, and earn as many points as possible. Robotron popularized the twin joystick control scheme, one that had previously been used in Taito's Space Dungeon. Robotron: 2084 was critically and...

Rygar

Rygar

Atari Lynx - 1990

The arcade game begins with the following introduction: 4.5 billion years have passed since Earth's creation. Many dominators have ruled in all their glory, but time was their greatest enemy and it defeated their reign. And now a new dominator's reign begins... Information gleaned from console manuals reveals that the evil being Ligar has taken over the land of Argool, and Rygar, a dead warrior who has risen from his grave, must use his Diskarmor, along with a variety of other weapons, to stop him. In console versions clues and limited dialogue are given in the form of large, sage-like...

S.T.U.N. Runner

S.T.U.N. Runner

Atari Lynx - 1991

S.T.U.N. Runner (Spread Tunnel Underground Network Runner) is a fast-paced, racing/shooter arcade game released by Atari Games in 1989. The player pilots a futuristic "speed bike" at speeds of up to and even exceeding 900 mph through various tunnels and courses, with changing environments, hazards and enemies. The final goal is to reach the "Ultimate Challenge", an endless race filled with surprises, where the player must simply get as far as possible in the allotted time. Markers on the Ultimate Challenge course show the names of the five players who have traveled the farthest, who are...

Scrapyard Dog

Scrapyard Dog

Atari Lynx - 1991

Our friend Louis loved his dog. But why would some thugs kidnap this poor puppy? The thugs want the deed to the scrapyard, that's why. Will Louie stand for this? It's up to you and Louie to survive over 15 levels of danger and find the ultimate bad guy, Mr. Big.

Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast

Atari Lynx - 1992

Shadow of the Beast is a side-scrolling platform video game produced by Reflections and published by Psygnosis in 1989. The original version was released for the Commodore Amiga, and was later ported to many other systems. Shadow of the Beast is considered revolutionary at the time, because of its graphics, with many more colours on screen and up to twelve levels of parallax scrolling backdrops, were of a level rarely if ever seen before in action games. It was also notable for its atmospheric score composed by David Whittaker that used high-quality instrument samples. Shadow of the Beast...

Shanghai

Shanghai

Atari Lynx - 1990

Shanghai is a computerized version of mahjong solitaire. After winning a game, the tiles reveal the three-dimensional blinking eye of a dragon behind the game screen.[1] The Macintosh and Sega Master System version shows an animated dragon spitting fire.

Steel Talons

Steel Talons

Atari Lynx - 1992

Steel Talonsis a 3D arcade game by released by Atari Games in 1991.The player takes on the role of a pilot for an "AT1196 Steel Talons combat helicopter." The helicopter is equipped with a machine gun, rockets, and a limited number of air-to-surface guided missiles. The game came as a two-player cockpit cabinet and featured both cooperative and competitive game play modes. In the single-player mode, there are 19 computer simulated missions. In the two player mode, two players may work together in the simulation world, or they may choose to go at combat with each other where the mission...

Super Asteroids & Missile Command

Super Asteroids & Missile Command

Atari Lynx - 1995

Super Asteroids & Missile Command (also known as Super Asteroids and Super Missile Command as seen on the title screen) is an Atari Lynx video game that combines the classic video games Asteroids and Missile Command into a single game cartridge. Released in 1995 according to Moby Games, The graphics and sound are enhanced from their original incarnations. This game was only released in North America and Europe. Being the final game ever released by Atari for the Atari Lynx, this game would ultimately begin an era where Atari would produce games for other console systems as opposed to their...

Super Off Road

Super Off Road

Atari Lynx - 1993

Ivan "Ironman" Stewart's Super Off Road is an arcade video game released in 1989 by Leland Corporation.[1] The game was endorsed by professional off road racer Ivan Stewart. Virgin Games produced several home versions in 1990. In 1991, an NES version was later released by Leland's Tradewest subsidiary followed by versions for most major home formats, including NES, Sega Genesis, SNES, Amiga and MS-DOS. Some of the ports removed Ivan Stewart's name from the title due to licensing issues and are known simply as Super Off Road.

Super Skweek

Super Skweek

Atari Lynx - 1991

The player plays the Super Skweek, an orange-furred creature of unknown origin. Under the command of the King, the player has to move over blue tiles in order to repaint them pink, fighting off the monster invasion in doing so. There are five islands, each consisting of 50 levels. Some levels contain various monsters roaming around, and certain special tiles such as slippery tiles, explosive tiles, floating tiles and tiles which move the player in a certain direction. There are also coins to collect in order to buy prizes at the shop such as bombs or other improved powers.

Switchblade II

Switchblade II

Atari Lynx - 1992

Switchblade II is a run and gun game where the player controls Hiro, the protagonist of the game as he tries to get through six levels infested with mechanoid, metal-clad enemies.

Todd's Adventures in Slime World

Todd's Adventures in Slime World

Atari Lynx - 1990

You are Todd, the explorer of new worlds. It's your adventure to travel deep into Slime World, the gooiest, drippiest place around. There are scary blobs to shoot and lots of objects and weapons to find. "Link up" with up to seven of your fellow slimers for an awesome multiplayer adventure.

Toki

Toki

Atari Lynx - 1992

Toki, known in Japan as JuJu Densetsu (JuJu伝説?) is a 1989 shoot 'em up platformer arcade game, or a "run and gun" developed and published in Japan by TAD Corporation and published in North America by Fabtek. It was designed by Akira Sakuma and features elements of tongue-in-cheek humor combined with the action. The player takes control of an enchanted ape who must battle hordes of jungle monsters with energy balls from his mouth. The ultimate goal is to destroy the evil wizard who cast a spell on the title protagonist; thereby transforming him from an ape back into a human, and rescuing the...

Tournament Cyberball

Tournament Cyberball

Atari Lynx - 1991

Robotic football action! Journey into the future of football with this cult, arcade classic. Enjoy robotic action against the computer or ComLynx up to four players and play head-to-head with your friends. Earn money for completed plays which can be used to power-up your team, replace broken players, and upgrade to bigger and more advanced players. Awesome football action!

Turbo Sub

Turbo Sub

Atari Lynx - 1991

Turbo Sub released in 1985 as an arcade shooter game by Entertainment Sciences. Then later in 1991 for the Atari Lynx. The arcade version was a one player game set in the future where you control a submersible ship against a horde of aliens. The Atari Lynx version is the same but can be played with two players and tells us the story is set in the 28th century on Earth. The planet has been invaded and the goal of the game is that the player must destroy all the aliens.

Viking Child

Viking Child

Atari Lynx - 1991

Mainly titled Prophecy I - The Viking Child is a game created by Imagitec Design Limited on Amiga, Atari ST, Atari Lynx, Game Boy, Game Gear and the PC. This video game was based on a Viking Child called Brian who must enter the Halls of Valhalla and do battle against an evil god Loki and his minions. The game closely resembled Sega's Wonder Boy in Monster Land, as certain elements like collecting hidden gold, upgrading the character's weapons and visiting shops were practically identical, despite the difference in release times. Programming of the Lead version (Atari ST version) was...

Warbirds

Warbirds

Atari Lynx - 1991

It's the First World War and the conquest of the sky is your mission. Battle your way to that target with WarBirds, the totally three-dimensional, fly by the seat of your pants, dog fight game. Pick from any of six missions from Milk Run to The Swarm to dog fight one-on-one or fill the sky with war planes. Fight against a computer-controlled squadron or link with up to four Lynx friends to determine who is the Greatest World War I Flying Ace.

World Class Soccer

World Class Soccer

Atari Lynx - 1992

World Class Soccer brings football to the Lynx, allowing players to stage matches featuring more than 100 different national teams. The game features selectable skill levels, adjustable game time (from 10 to 90 minutes), dry or muddy fields, and manual or automatic player switching. During matches, the field is horizontally aligned, with the scrolling screen showing an angled view centered on the active player. When playing the goalie, the view zooms out for a better overview. On offense, the Lynx' two buttons allow players to make passes or kicks, on defense, tackles and sliding tackles,...

Xenophobe

Xenophobe

Atari Lynx - 1990

Can this motley crew of Xeno Exterminators wipe out the hoards of alien creatures aboard the infested space stations? Hurry up and blast away or your mission may end in a blizzard of ooze! You and up to three of your friends can "Lynx up" for a multi player frenzy. Choose your character, find the weapons and Zap the Xenos!

Xybots

Xybots

Atari Lynx - 1991

The fate of humanity is in your hands! You must explore the corners and passageways of Earth's last outpost in space and defeat the invading Xybots. If you fail, human life as we know it will end. Comlynx with a friend, or take on the dreaded Xybot warriors all alone.

Zarlor Mercenary

Zarlor Mercenary

Atari Lynx - 1990

WANTED: Hot gun for hire. Travel to several exotic and dangerous places. Discover several exotic and dangerous aliens and kill them. Kill lots. For cash. Buy more weapons and kill again. Bring up to 3 friends along and kill even more.

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