Virgin Games

Action Force II

Action Force II

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1988

Action Force II: International Heroes is a video game released by Virgin Games in 1988 for the ZX Spectrum home computer. It is the sequel to Action Force. Cobra has taken a number of innocent citizens hostage and it is up to Action Force to rescue them. They are being held in separate groups atop various urban buildings. Each block must be scaled by Quick Kick while Airtight covers him from the helicopter. As with Action Force, the player must shepherd a character across a dangerous environment, however the game is otherwise completely different. The player controls the crosshairs of...

Arcade Smash Hits

Arcade Smash Hits

Sega Master System - Released - 1992

DEFEND cities from never-ending nuclear attack in Missile Command®! BASH bricks with a bat and ball in Breakout®! Eradicate a garden full of mutant insects in Centipede™! For the first time ever THREE classic arcade games from the past are brought together in ONE cartridge for UNLIMITED playability!

Bitmania

Bitmania

Commodore 64 - 1983

Bitmania is a single screen top view shooter where you move around a screen destroying as many Bits as you can on your journey to the Central core of your Commodore 64. Your ship is inside a data-bus amongst the Neuron Flow and you must keep shooting the Bits and when shot they leave behind a Pod which also needs shooting over various waves. Once you have shot enough Pods then you move to another wave but if you are hit by a Bit then you lose one of three lives. Before the game you can select the speed (1-3) with one being the slowest, and the skill level (0-29) with the higher skill levels...

Caesars Palace

Caesars Palace

Sega Genesis - Released - January 1, 1993

Once a player reaches a sufficient amount of funds, they can then go to the V.I.P. room and play more high stakes versions of these games to either win big or lose big. To add more realism, the player can also visit ATMs to draw more cash for playing in case they are running low on on-hand cash. It also has a password feature that will allow the player to pick up and continue their game at a later time.

Cannon Fodder

Cannon Fodder

Atari ST - 1994

Cannon Fodder is an action-strategy shoot 'em up game developed by Sensible Software and published by Virgin Interactive for the Amiga in 1993. Virgin ported the game to home computer systems DOS, the Atari ST and the Archimedes, and the consoles Jaguar, Mega Drive, SNES and 3DO. The game is military-themed and based on shooting action but with a strategy game-style control system. The player directs troops through numerous missions, battling enemy infantry, vehicles and installations. Cannon Fodder has a darkly humorous tone which commentators variously praised and condemned. Its creators...

Checkout

Checkout

BBC Microcomputer System - Released - 1984

Checkout is a maze style puzzle game released by Virgin Games for the BBC Microcomputer.

Chi Chi's Pro Challenge Golf

Chi Chi's Pro Challenge Golf

Sega Genesis - Released - June 26, 1993

Chi Chi's Pro Challenge Golf is a golf game featuring Juan "Chi Chi" Rodriguez. It has options that allow for match, stroke, and tournament play. The player can also choose to play against different levels of opponents, whose skills are measured on that opponent's putting, approach, and control abilities. The game lets the player choose whether to play on a US or Japanese golf course. Once out on the course, the player must choose which golf club to use, where to make contact with the ball, and where to aim in the direction they want the ball to go. Once that's decided the player fills a...

Chuck Rock

Chuck Rock

Sega CD - Released - January 15, 1993

Chuck Rock is your typical average cave man. He likes to spend his Sunday afternoons watching football and drinking beer. Unfortunately, his peaceful existence is interrupted one day when his wife, Ophelia Rock, is kidnapped by the village wierdo, Gary Gritter. So, Chuck is rather upset about this whole situation and you have to help him make things right. The game is a side-scrolling platformer. Chuck fights of a variety of dinosaurs using his belly-buster attack and a jump kick. Occasionally he has to pick up and throw rocks to defeat enemies and allow him to jump to greater heights.

Chuck Rock

Chuck Rock

Sega Genesis - Released - January 1, 1992

Chuck Rock is your typical average cave man. He likes to spend his Sunday afternoons watching football and drinking beer. Unfortunately, his peaceful existence is interrupted one day when his wife, Ophelia Rock, is kidnapped by the village wierdo, Gary Gritter. So, Chuck is rather upset about this whole situation and you have to help him make things right. The game is a side-scrolling platformer. Chuck fights of a variety of dinosaurs using his belly-buster attack and a jump kick. Occasionally he has to pick up and throw rocks to defeat enemies and allow him to jump to greater heights.

Chuck Rock

Chuck Rock

Sega Master System - Released - 1992

Unga Bunga! Chuck Rock's wife, Ophelia, has been captured by that no-good Gary Gritter. Can Chuck belly-butt his way through five increasingly challenging stages, each one packed with dozens of deranged dinosaurs and surprises galore? Or is his love destined to end up on the rocks?

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck

Sega Genesis - Released - September 1, 1993

The story in this Chuck Rock game takes up a little while after the end of the first game. As you may remember, Chuck Rock had to rescue his girl, Ophelia from the bad dude Gary Gritter. Well, he was successful in his efforts, and now Chuck and Ophelia are married. Eventually, they have a son, named Junior. Chuck works in a factory, where he develops great skill at carving automobiles out of stone. A rival manufacturer becomes jealous of Chuck's abilities and kidnaps him. Now it is up to Junior to rescue his dad!

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck

Chuck Rock II: Son of Chuck

Sega Game Gear - January 1, 1993

Eighteen months after his victory over Gary Gritter, Chuck Rock is now the owner of the hugely successful "Chuck Motors" and has become a father. Kidnapped by his evil enemy Brick Jagger, Chuck Rock is likely to become Chuck Dust, unless somebody rescues him... A sudden crash as Chuck Junior bursts from his play pen "Goo Goo Gaa Gaa, I'll be back."

Command & Conquer: Red Alert

Command & Conquer: Red Alert

Sony Playstation - Released - October 31, 1997

Command & Conquer: Red Alert can be considered a prequel to Command & Conquer. Like its predecessor, it is a real-time strategy with an isometric semi-top-down perspective using 2D sprite graphics engine. The player takes control of either the Allies or the Soviets, as he battles for destiny of the planet. Gameplay features are similar to those of the previous game, including building a base with some defenses, massing units, harvesting resources, etc. The game has a variety of environments in its missions, adding some indoor missions that use only infantry units.

Cool Spot

Cool Spot

Sega Master System - Released - 1993

NO WAY! Your Cool SPOT chums are locked away! YES WAY! You, as Cool SPOT are here to save the say! Quit gawping over the dreamy scenery, the awesome animation and most savoury sound around. Play! Man, this is the hairiest...

Cyber-Cop

Cyber-Cop

Sega Genesis - Released - January 1, 1992

A first person shooter that requires you to think things through rather than just attack anything that moves. This game preceded Wolfenstein 3D by a number of years, and while the walls were not ray cast, but solid fill polygons, it was still one of the earliest simulations to tackle a human viewpoint with complete, 360 degree freedom of movement.

Death Cruise

Death Cruise

Dragon 32/64 - Released - 1983

A Cluedo style game set aboard a cruise ship. Single player and multi-player (two or four players) versions are included. It is the maiden voyage of the luxury liner Pacific 1. Amongst the passengers is HRH King David whose security is your responsibility. Five days into the voyage, miles from the nearest port, you receive a telegram. Intelligence sources on shore have uncovered a plot to destroy the liner. The fanatical Mr. Sinister, somewhere on board, is disguised as a passenger or member of crew. Prepared to sacrifice his life he has smuggled a bomb, cleverly disguised as an everyday...

Doriath

Doriath

Commodore 64 - Released - 1985

In the dangerous and evil Deeps of Doriath lies the Coronet of Arien which will give the owner immortality when held. It was cast into the depths by Atelan, Lord of Time after himself and the Coronet were rejected by the woman he loved, Fianna. Centuries later and you, Elidaan the Loremaster have found a scroll with ancient writings written by Fianna describing the Coronet and it's powers. In this side view flick-screen arcade adventure you must explore the depths of Doriath in search of the prize. As you explore you must gain 100% wisdom and find eight pieces of the Riddlescroll of Wurslea to...

Double Dragon

Double Dragon

Sega Game Gear - Released - 1993

Double Dragon, known in Europe as Double Dragon: The Revenge of Billy Lee is a game that was developed and published by Virgin Games for the Sega Game Gear in 1993. Despite being called simply Double Dragon in the US and using promotional artwork from the first arcade game for the box art it is not a port of that game. Partially due to the choppy animation, this game is considered one of the worst games in the series. This version of Double Dragon was originally known as Double Dragon Xtra, though the "Xtra" name was dropped late in development.

Election

Election

Commodore 64 - Released - 1987

Election is an arcade adventure as you try to become Prime Minister released at the time the UK was having its own election in 1987. You have the choice of five candidates based on real people at the time, Matcher (Conservatives), Ninnock (Labour), Paul (Idealists), Owing (Alliance) and Pig-Iron (Alliance). Once you have selected your candidate it's time to go out into the big wide world viewed from above and flick-screen, and attempt to get 101 votes or more to get the majority needed to become Prime Minister. You travel around the area trying to convince people who roam around the various...

European Club Soccer

European Club Soccer

Sega Genesis - Released - August 1, 1992

European Club Soccer is a football game developed by Krisalis Software and published by Virgin Games for the Sega Mega Drive in 1992. It is a derivative of Krisalis' earlier football game, Manchester United Europe, specifically the version released for the 16-bit Amiga and Atari ST computers in early 1991.

Falcon Patrol

Falcon Patrol

Commodore 64 - Released - 1983

Falcon Patrol is a two-way side-scrolling shooter. Players fly a jet across a looping area and must shoot down attacking aircraft. A small radar at the bottom of the screen shows the enemies' position. Fuel and rockets are limited, but there are several landing platforms where the jet can be refueled and resupplied. Before the jet is able to land however, it needs to be brought to a full halt right above the platform, leaving it vulnerable to attacks. Landing platforms can also be destroyed if they are bombed or enemy planes crash into them. As the game progresses, enemies attack in...

Falcon Patrol 2

Falcon Patrol 2

Commodore 64 - September 1, 1984

Just like it's predecessor, Falcon Patrol 2 is a two-way side-scrolling shooter that sees the player controlling a jet fighting off different enemies. A small radar shows the positions of the enemies and landing platforms (where the jet can be refueled and re-armed). The jet is capable of shooting diagonally downwards now, and there are more versatile enemies. Apart from helicopters that directly attack the jet, there are also unarmed support helicopters that drop anti-aircraft guns and radar jammers. There are 15 levels of difficulty and the next level is reached once a certain number of...

Falcon: The Renegade Lord

Falcon: The Renegade Lord

Commodore 64 - 1987

When man first invented time travel, he did not realize the full extent of the dangers which would accompany it. To counteract these dangers, the organization known as TIME was established to watch over the time-lines and the people who used them. Usually, TIME agents patrol the time-lines, making sure that no one interferes with events or alters the course of history. On this occasion, however, the player's mission is to track a renegade agent whose purpose is to cause disruptions in the space-time continuum by patrolling the time-lines and switching artifacts between different zones. If left...

Gates of Dawn Part II

Commodore 64 - 1986

Global Gladiators

Global Gladiators

Sega Game Gear - Released - May 26, 1993

The bubble-blowing, goo-shooting, high-fivin' Mick and Mack are unleashed into Sega action in their new global adventure, THE GLOBAL GLADIATORS! Vividly dramatic landscape and scenery fill every world as Mick and Mack spring, dash and blast through the game. From skidding through perilous peaks in a world of ice, to dodging the infamous Red Snappy Piranha in the deep, dark Mystical Forest, Mick and Mack take players through multiple worlds and levels of slime-busting fun! Add Mick and Mack's exclusive high-tech Goo Shooters and you've got a Global Patrol ready to take on the world!

Global Gladiators

Global Gladiators

Sega Master System - Released - 1993

Strap on your GooShooter and join Mick and Mack, the Global Gladiators, on a quest to neutralize the Monsters of Slime World, the Mystical Forest and Arctic World. Check out the bodacious backgrounds, the 1,250 awesome animation frames and the most spacious sound around!

High Rise Horror

High Rise Horror

BBC Microcomputer System - Released - 1985

High Rise Horror was programmed by Simon Birrell and published by Rabbit Software for the BBC Microcomputer.

Jeep Jamboree: Off-Road Adventure

Jeep Jamboree: Off-Road Adventure

Nintendo Game Boy - Released - July 1, 1992

Hey renegade, now you live the ultimate off-road race adventure in a rough and tumble scramble to the finish line on your choice of over 22 authentic Jeep Jamboree courses. You'll be in Jeep 4x4 heaven with these hard-driving features: 2-Player Game Boy Game Link: Why just compete against 20 strangers when you can enjoy a straight head-to-head race against one ruthless friend?! Three types of race seasons: Short, intermediate or championship (practice Jeep Jamborees also available). Courses that just keep getting tough: Just try and stay on the trail as you muscle your way through...

Jonah Barrington's Squash

Jonah Barrington's Squash

Commodore 64 - Released - 1985

For many years this was the only squash game in existence, and it's licensed by one of the top stars of the 80s. Jonah calls the score, and claimed that the program could boost a player's squash skills, as well as provide entertainment. Jonah Barrington's Squash features one and two player modes, with 4 difficulty levels. Accurate rebounds are implemented, and the ball's bounce is visible from its shadow. Realistic tactics appear to produce the correct effects, in terms of playing attacking or defensive.

The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book

Nintendo Game Boy - August 1, 1994

You’re an Indian boy named Mowgli, and you were raised by a pack of wolves. No parents. No school. No problems. Great life, huh? Except there’s a rumor that Shere Khan the man-eating tiger is coming after you. So now you’ve got to sneak, swing and swoop your way through the jungle, catch the tiger by the tail and reach the safety of the man-village. To do this, you have to get the hang of incredibly tricky vines, neutralize venom balls, dodge coconut-throwing monkeys and fire off bananas at any scorpion, vampire bat, or crazy ape that gets in your way. So eat your potassium. It's a jungle...

The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book

Sega Master System - Released - 1993

Get down to the bare necessities of life and escort Mowgli through the jungle to the safety of the human village. Fight the boggle-eyed snake, Kaa, and defeat Shere Khan the hungry tiger in this exciting adventure based on Disney's classic! It'll drive you ape crazy!

Jungle Jive

Jungle Jive

BBC Microcomputer System - Released - 1984

You have to shoot the parrots, birds, elephants, and rhinos.

The Legend of Kyrandia: Book One

The Legend of Kyrandia: Book One

ScummVM - 1992

The Legend of Kyrandia is the first in a trilogy of adventure games by Westwood. In this game the player controls Brandon, grandson of Kallak - a wizard of the realm of Kyrandia. Malcolm, a psychotic jester imprisoned in the past by Kallak, has broken free and wishes to take over the land as well as lay down his revenge. He turns Kallak into stone leaving him with only his eyes, so that Kallak is not denied his tears for Kyrandia's sake. This is where Brandon steps in; returning home shortly afterwards only to find that his grandfather has been turned into stone, Brandon is being told by a...

The Legend of Kyrandia: Book One

The Legend of Kyrandia: Book One

Commodore Amiga - December 1, 1992

The Legend of Kyrandia is the first in a trilogy of adventure games by Westwood. In this game the player controls Brandon, grandson of Kallak - a wizard of the realm of Kyrandia. Malcolm, a psychotic jester imprisoned in the past by Kallak, has broken free and wishes to take over the land as well as lay down his revenge. He turns Kallak into stone leaving him with only his eyes, so that Kallak is not denied his tears for Kyrandia's sake. This is where Brandon steps in; returning home shortly afterwards only to find that his grandfather has been turned into stone, Brandon is being told...

The Lion King

The Lion King

Nintendo Game Boy - April 1, 1995

You think you want to be King? Get real. You're starting life as Simba, the cub. To survive and grow into a powerful adult lion you must perfect your savage pounce, reckless roar and master fighting with all four paws. If you survive the challenge, you'll grow into a strong, ferocious adult lion. So prepare to scrap with hyenas. Blast through an elephant graveyard. Battle an in-your-face stampede of trampling wildebeests. And you'd better quit hanging with slackers like Timon and Pumbaa, unless you want to be scarfing bugs the rest of your life! Are you sure you want to be King? Then...

Lure Of The Temptress

Lure Of The Temptress

Commodore Amiga - Released - 1992

The medieval town of Turnvale has fallen into the hands of the evil sorceress Selena. She is controlling an army of an orc-like warrior race skorl, who serve her with devotion. The skorl hate humans and have terrorized the town and the nearby land. Diermot is an ordinary fellow who was captured by the skorl and thrown into prison. His first task will be to escape. After gaining his freedom, Diermot will also have to find out how to liberate his entire homeland from the clutches of the villains. This adventure game utilizes a special system called Virtual Theater. Non-playable characters...

Marble Madness

Marble Madness

Sega Master System - Released - 1992

The arcade sensation of the '80s comes to your SEGA MASTER SYSTEM! Have you got what it takes to guide a lone marble through six weird and wonderful courses packed with odd obstacles and insane indestructible inhabitants? Find out in Marble Madness!

Marvel Super Heroes

Marvel Super Heroes

Sega Saturn - Released - October 2, 1997

Marvel Super Heroes is a fighting game in which superheroes and villains from the Marvel universe fight against each other. The aim of the game is to use attacks and special abilities to knock out your opponent, or possess more life than him/her at the end of the round. Throughout the match, players build up a super meter which can be used to perform powerful Infinity Combo attacks. A unique mechanic in the game are the Infinity Gems; Power, Time, Space, Reality, Soul and Mind. These gems can be earned by obtaining them from opponents during arcade mode, or by fulfilling certain criteria...

Mick & Mack as the Global Gladiators

Mick & Mack as the Global Gladiators

Sega Genesis - January 1, 1992

Global Gladiators is a platform game licensed from fast food chain McDonalds. While playing through the game's 12 levels you'll notice McDonalds logos, burgers and all sorts of family restaurant type stuff as you take Mick and Mack (the game's protagonists) on a journey to clean up "Monsters of Slime World", "Toxi-Town" and more.

Micro MUD

Micro MUD

Commodore 64 - Released - 1987

If you've wanted to play the multi user game Multi User Dungeon but didn't have a modem then here is your chance. The game plays like the original except instead of human players the computer creates and plays as the humans. The aim of the game is to become a wizard by scoring 102400 points. This is done by killing other players, performing minor tasks or collecting treasure. To save your treasure you must put it in the swamp. There are over 400 locations with a database of 100 characters but only 10 play at a time. Watch out though, there are 112 baddies out there to make things harder....

Microbe

Microbe

BBC Microcomputer System - Released - 1983

Microbe is a fixed screen shoot the alien invader game with a difference in that the action is played out within the alien. The player takes control of a microbe inserted into the alien and must destroy the various cells, antibodies, aminos and spores inside the alien. The microbe can be moved left and right but also up and down. Each level has its own enemies with its own appearance and movement pattern. In addition to blasting away at the enemies the player also has to watch out for the projectiles that they drop. The player has three lives and when they are used up the game is...

Monopoly Deluxe

Monopoly Deluxe

MS-DOS - Released - 1992

Monopoly Deluxe is a conversion of the classic board game. The game allows for some user-based rule changes such as money given for landing on "Free Parking".

Motorhead

Motorhead

Commodore Amiga - Released - 1992

You are Lemmy - the leader of the heavy metal band Motörhead. Your fellow band members have been kidnapped by fans of other music genres. Our bass-guitar-wielding hero goes on a Double Dragon-esque journey in this side-scrolling beat 'em up. On each level Lemmy heads right, occasionally stopping to fight a group of enemies who pop up in hopes of beating him up. Throughout 6 levels, each of them representing a different genre, you'll not only beat up the enemies with your trusty instrument, but also use various powers - such as an incinerating belch or a deadly bass guitar solo. You'll...

Noc A Bloc

Noc A Bloc

BBC Microcomputer System - Released - 1983

Noc A Bloc published by Virgin Games for the BBC Microcomputer in 1983.

Out of This World

Out of This World

Sega Genesis - January 1, 1992

Prepare to leap past traditional computer entertainment, as Out Of This World brings the world of cinema to the action/adventure game. More than two years in development, Out Of This World's cinematic zooms, pans, close-ups and scaling create motion picture-style effects on your living room screen. Its amazing polygonal graphics system brings each character to life in fluid rotoscoped animation. And its digitized hand-painted backgrounds, new sound effects, and phenomenal music score created specifically for the 3DO system create the ultimate interactive, real-time experience. As a brilliant...

Owzat

Owzat

BBC Microcomputer System - Released - 1983

Owzat is a graphical simulation of a test match between England and Australia. The program loads in two parts. Part one is used to set up the teams - you can either use the pre-programmed teams or change them. Part two is the main section, and is RUN for each innings. The bowling can be auto or manual, as can be the batting. If you put both on auto, you can just sit back and watch. In manual batting mode, you can move the fields around to set up different tactical styles of play.

Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia

Nintendo Entertainment System - Released - November 1, 1992

The Grand Vizier Jaffar has thrown you into a dark dungeon and plans to marry the girl of your dreams in an hour. You're not going to let that happen are you? Try to escape from the dungeon, take out Jaffar's guards, find your way through the Sultan's palace and defeat Jaffar himself. Now go, you've got 60 minutes! Prince of Persia is a 2D platformer with run and jump gameplay. Your hero must avoid deadly traps, solve some simple puzzles and engage in sword fights with the guards. The player has an infinite amount of lives, but has to restart at the beginning of a level each time he dies,...

RoboCop versus The Terminator

RoboCop versus The Terminator

Sega Genesis - May 19, 1994

In the future, human soldiers of John Conner's resistance force against the machines are fighting a losing war against Skynet and it's robot forces. Discovering that one of the foundation technologies for Skynet is the cybernetics technology used in the creation of Robocop. One of the resistances' soldiers, Flo is sent back in time before the Rise of the Machines to destroy Robocop and stop Skynet from being built. However Skynet learns of the time travel attempt and sends Terminators to stop Flo.

RoboCop Versus The Terminator

RoboCop Versus The Terminator

Super Nintendo Entertainment System - Released - 1993

As Robocop--both the unwitting agent of humankind's destruction and its last possible champion--you must travel across time into a savage future ruled by the mechanical forces of Skynet. From war-torn modern Detroit, to the mean streets of Delta City, and on to the bone-strewn bunkers of post-apocalypse L.A., you'll face attack from every angle, every moment. An unwavering army of Terminators, robotic dogs, spiders, Endoskeletons and a relentless arsenal of automated weapons await you in this veritable nightmare on earth. To destroy this enemy, free its hostages and finally pierce the...

RoboCop Versus The Terminator

RoboCop Versus The Terminator

Sega Master System - Released - 1993

In the near future, the worlds of RoboCop and The Terminator merge into a single reality. You, as RoboCop, must save mankind by destroying the Skynet super computer in the possible future in which machines rule the Earth and Skynet is supreme.

Shinobi

Shinobi

Commodore 64 - Released - 1989

Shinobi is about a ninja named Joe Musashi who has to stop a criminal organization called "Zeed" who are kidnapping the children of the Oboro clan. Through five missions, each with three or four stages, Musashi must make his way to Zeed's headquarters and free all the hostages before confronting the bosses at the final stage of each mission.

Sinbad

Sinbad

BBC Microcomputer System - Released - 1984

Sinbad is an action, platform game that is very loosely based on the stories about Sinbad the Sailor. It consists of two stages each with completely different gameplay. The first one is viewed from the side and the task here is to convert Sinbad's enemies to a peaceful way of life. A magic carpet with a rope ladder attached to it as well as a number of enemies are moving all around the screen. Sinbad converts the enemies by touching them but to be able to reach them he has to jump up and climb the ladder. However after they have been converted making contact with them again will lead to...

Sorcery

Sorcery

Microsoft MSX - Released - 1985

You are one of the last four remaining great sorcerers. When Necromancer kidnaps the other three, it is your task to rescue them within a time limit in this action adventure hybrid. The player must fly through 17 screens including wastelands, a river and the woods, collecting items and keys to access other screens. Avoid evil ghosts and sorcerers, as they will drain your limited (but replenishable) energy. The final destination is Stonehenge, where the player must kill Necromancer using one of the three potential objects discovered during your journey.

Sorcery

Sorcery

Enterprise - 1985

Sorcery was developed and published by Virgin Games, and released in 1985 on the Enterprise home computer.

Sorcery+

Sorcery+

Commodore Amiga - 1988

Sorcery+ is an expanded re-release of Sorcery. Besides new graphics and sound, it features an additional scenario which is played after finishing the original content. Here the player visits 28 new locations in a quest to destroy the necromancer.

Space Adventure

Space Adventure

BBC Microcomputer System - Released - 1983

An arcade adventure in which you have to find certain objects hidden in the rooms, before your oxygen runs out, and you have to constantly recharge your gun to fight off the monsters who attack you.

Speedball

Speedball

Sega Master System - Released - 1991

THE SPORT OF THE FUTURE! Speedball is the action sport of the 21st century. Wearing spiked armour bodywear, helmet and gloves, you'll go face-to-face with some of the ugliest, meanest goons in the world! Dodge neckbreaking tackles and bone-crushing body slams to pass a solid steel ball towards your opponents goal. Hammer your toe enough times and he'll cry for mercy.

Speedball 2

Speedball 2

Sega Master System - Released - 1992

Speedball 2. A violent quasi-legal future sport with one rule: slam a solid steel ball into your opponent's goal.The only thing tougher than the brutal blood-sport is the thugs who play it. And they don't come any tougher than Brutal Deluxe, new faces at the bottom of the league, thirsting for blood and hungry for success.

Strangeloop

Strangeloop

Commodore 64 - Released - July 1, 1985

Action adventure where you play an astronaut on an abandoned space factory. 200 screens with puzzles, traps and killer robots before you can resolve the mystery. Based on the Spectrum game of the same name, each platform was a new game and code base.

StrangeLoop

StrangeLoop

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1984

Strange Loop is an arcade action game with 240 different rooms, each filled with dangers. The protagonist, clad in a space suit and armed with a laser gun, has to regain control of a factory located in Outer Space. The factory, where robots are produced, has been taken over by aliens and they are reprogramming the robots to take over planet Earth. To take over control of the factory, the protagonist has to reach the central Control Room; but to get there he has to overcome many obstacles and collect several objects. These objects can be used to perform several tasks of which some must be...

Street Fighter Zero 2

Street Fighter Zero 2

Sega Saturn - Released - September 14, 1996

Street Fighter Zero 2 retains most of the new features introduced in the original Street Fighter Zero, such as the three-level Super Combo gauge, Alpha Counters, Air-Blocking, and Fall Breaking. The main new feature in the game is the inclusion of the Custom Combo system (Original Combo in Japan), which replaces the Chain Combos from the first Zero. If the Super Combo gauge is on Lv. 1 or above, the player can initiate a Custom Combo pressing two punch buttons and a kick or one punch button and two kicks.[2] The player can then perform any series of basic and special moves to create a Custom...

Street Fighter Zero 3

Street Fighter Zero 3

Sega Saturn - Released - August 6, 1999

Street Fighter Zero 3 discards the "Manual" and "Auto" modes from the previous Zero games and instead offers three different playing styles known as "isms" for players to choose from. The standard playing style, A-ism (or Z-ism in Japan), is based on the previous Zero games, in which the player has a three-level Super Combo gauge with access to several Super Combo moves. X-ism is a simple style based on Super Street Fighter II Turbo, in which the player has a single-level Super Combo gauge and access to a single but powerful Super Combo move. The third style, V-ism (or "variable" style), is a...

Super Off Road

Super Off Road

Sega Master System - Released - 1993

Super Off-Road is the ultimate off-road racing event. Four tough trucks speed around rough and ready tracks packed with pitfalls, power-boosters and prizes. No one knows the meaning of sportsmanship here. Have you got the skill and determination to come out on top? EU release

Super Off Road

Super Off Road

Sega Game Gear - 1992

Super Off-Road is the ultimate off-road racing event. Four tough trucks speed around rough and ready tracks packed with pitfalls, power-boosters and prizes. No one knows the meaning of sportsmanship here. Have you got the skill and determination to come out on top?

Superman: The Man of Steel

Superman: The Man of Steel

Sega Master System - Released - 1993

Lois Lane has been kidnapped by Braniac. The Doom Star orbits the Earth. The deadliest adversaries Superman has ever encountered are running amok. What greater challenge for The Man of Steel, his Heat Vision, and the might of his Super Punch?

The Terminator

The Terminator

Sega Master System - Released - 1992

Kyle Reese, a lone warrior from the future, returns to the past to protect the one woman who holds the key to the survival of the human race. Together they must face not only everything Los Angeles has to throw at them, but also the terrifying might of a cyborg known as the Terminator... who will stop at nothing to kill them both.

The Terminator

The Terminator

Sega CD - Released - June 1, 1993

Just like the movie, you assume the role of Kyle Reese, a traveller from the future who returns to modern-day L.A. to protect the life of Sarah Conner - the beautiful woman who holds the key to the survival of the human race. Your mission: Outwit and outmaneuver a brutal killing machine known as the Terminator. He's big, he's bad and he's virtually unstoppable - let's hope you're smarter! Featuring 10 huge main levels pumped up with hardcore weaponry and heavy-hitting adversaries.

Tyrants: Fight Through Time

Tyrants: Fight Through Time

Sega Genesis - Released - January 1, 1992

First you choose one out of four different characters to represent you, Scarlet (red army), Oberon (yellow army), Caesar (green army), or Madcap (blue army). The game is split into 10 levels - the first 9 are groups of 3 territories which can be completed in any other, while the final 'Mother of All Battles' has its own surprises. Land is mostly of sand, grass or ice. You start with 100 men and you can use whatever quantity you find necessary on each island. The rest men left will go to another level with another new 100. In the second half of the game you can freeze men to save them for...

Viz: The Game

Viz: The Game

Amstrad CPC - 1991

Viz: The Game is an action game where the players run through various scrolling environments. It is based on a British comic magazine VIZ which, like the game, features lots of crude humour and fart jokes. The player controls one of the 3 Viz characters - Johnny Fartpants, Buster Gonad, or Biffa Bacon. The race takes place in five different scrolling environments; country, town, building site, beach and a disco. During the race you have to dodge traps and other characters from the VIZ comics. There are also two mini-games for each character which include Pint Drinking, blowing up balloons with...

Viz: The Game

Viz: The Game

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1991

Viz: The Game is an action game where the players run through various scrolling environments. It is based on a British comic magazine VIZ which, like the game, features lots of crude humour and fart jokes. The player controls one of the 3 Viz characters - Johnny Fartpants, Buster Gonad, or Biffa Bacon. The race takes place in five different scrolling environments; country, town, building site, beach and a disco. During the race you have to dodge traps and other characters from the VIZ comics. There are also two mini-games for each character which include Pint Drinking, blowing up balloons with...

Wolfchild

Wolfchild

Sega Game Gear - Released - 1993

Using his father's scientific knowledge, Saul Morrow transforms himself into the powerful WOLFCHILD and seeks revenge on the evil Chimera organization who have murdered his family and kidnapped his father. Guide Saul in his quest to rescue his father from the clutches of the corrupt Chimera corporation. Change his form to that of a powerful psychic werewolf as you fight your way through 5 levels of action-packed adventure, featuring over 400 screens of exciting and addictive gameplay!

Wolfchild

Wolfchild

Sega Master System - Released - October 1, 1993

Using his father's scientific knowledge, Saul Morrow transforms himself into the powerful WOLFCHILD and seeks revenge on the evil Chimera organization who have murdered his family and kidnapped his father. Guide Saul in his quest to rescue his father from the clutches of the corrupt Chimera corporation. Change his form to that of a powerful psychic werewolf as you fight your way through 5 levels of action-packed adventure, featuring over 400 screens of exciting and addictive gameplay!

World Trophy Soccer

World Trophy Soccer

Sega Genesis - Released - September 1, 1992

World Trophy Soccer (also known as European Club Soccer) is a reworking of Manchester United Europe, using the same side-view gameplay and a wider view than Krisalis' other football game of the time, John Barnes' European Football. All the teams who were in contention for one of the 3 main European tournaments as they were at the time of the game's release are included, although with fictitious player names and a few inaccurate kits. Cutscenes detail the match's progress, while a referee is active on the screen. The game can be played in arcade or simulation modes, with 6 different...

Xenon 2: Megablast

Xenon 2: Megablast

Sega Master System - Released - 1991

Xenon 2: Megablast is vertically scrolling space shooter, in which you have to pass several levels, filled with waves of enemies, that all end with a level boss creature. Each group of enemies you destroy grants you a cash reward and every once in a while you enter Colin's Bargain Basement, where you can use this cash to purchase upgrades for your ship like better weapons, speed & health upgrades etc. Some upgrades can also be picked up during the levels. The first part of the game has an organic feel to it, while the second part of the game features mechanical enemies. As there are some...

Xenon 2: Megablast

Xenon 2: Megablast

Sega Genesis - Released - February 1, 1992

Xenon 2: Megablast is vertically scrolling space shooter, in which you have to pass several levels, filled with waves of enemies, that all end with a level boss creature. Each group of enemies you destroy grants you a cash reward and every once in a while you enter Colin's Bargain Basement, where you can use this cash to purchase upgrades for your ship like better weapons, speed & health upgrades etc. Some upgrades can also be picked up during the levels. The first part of the game has an organic feel to it, while the second part of the game features mechanical enemies. As there are some...

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