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The Ultimate Tape Archive V3.0 ******************************* Release date: 25th of August, 2021 Welcome to the most complete Commodore 64 cassette archive that exists. By complete, we do not mean it contains all the titles ever made, but all included titles are complete with coverscans and manuals all in one place for you to enjoy. It's been another year, and the world has changed in ways that we couldn't possibly have imagined. We hope that you may find some comfort in some things that don't...
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Please note: This Archive has since been updated and is  available in v3.0 here . The Ultimate Tape Archive V2.0 ******************************** Release date: 13th of August, 2020 Welcome to the most complete Commodore 64 cassette archive that exists. By complete, we do not mean it contains all the titles ever made, but all included titles are complete with coverscans and manuals all in one place for you to enjoy. In December 2018, we gave you a small taste of our efforts to preserve history....
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Please note: This Archive has since been updated and is available in v2.0 here . The Ultimate Tape Archive V1.0 ******************************** Release date: 11th of December, 2018 Welcome to the most complete Commodore 64 cassette archive that exists. By complete, we do not mean it's all the titles ever made, but all tapes are complete with coverscans and manuals all in one place for you to enjoy.   We have used Tape Manager V1.3 (https://csdb.dk/release/?id=172213) to organize the content,...
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Dizzy Dice (1987 Players) [6540] Published by Players Software Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 16, Plus/4, DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Genre Simulation Perspective 1st-person Gameplay Casino / gambling Description Dizzy Dice is a gambling game simulating a fruit machine. You start with a fixed amount of cash. As you play and get winning combinations, you'll have to choose whether to collect or gamble what you've won. After completing the fruit machine game,...
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Hexpert (1984 Anirog) [573] Published by Advantage Computer Accessories, Inc. Platform Commodore 64 Released 1983 Genre Action Visual Isometric Gameplay Arcade Description Hexpert is a single screen game, with an isometric view, based on the arcade game Q*Bert where you control Bert trapped on a pyramid by the evil witch Zoganaar. Over various levels, Bert has to turn every hexagon on the pyramid from one colour to the other by landing on them to move to the next level. Also on the pyramid are...
Quest for the Holy Grail, The (1985 Mastertronic) [2892] Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Setting Fantasy Genre Adventure Gameplay Interactive fiction / text adventure, Puzzle elements Description The Quest for the Holy Grail falls into the genre of a text adventure game but in addition to the text there are simple pictures which help add to the descriptions of the locations you are in and add to the atmosphere as you move around the game world. You take on the...
QUATTRO Combat (19xx Codemasters) [6532] Published by Codemasters Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1991 Genre Compilation Description This compilation contains: Arcade Flight Simulator SAS Combat Simulator Ninja Massacre Thunderbolt (Commodore 64) or Death Stalker (Spectrum & Amstrad) From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
Revenge of the Mutant Camels (1983 Llamasoft) [333] Published by Llamasoft Ltd. Developed by Llamasoft Ltd. Also For Amiga, Antstream, Atari ST, DOS Released Jan, 1984 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description This typically zany Jeff Minter title sets you as a mutated camel, with an optional support one mimicking your moves elsewhere. The hordes of enemies to be taken on include falling umbrellas and drinks machines. Shot enemies release tokens...
Strike Force (1984 Bubble Bus Software) [3164]
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Trap (1986 Alligata) [383] Published by Alligata Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Shooter Description A once peaceful ally is now your enemy and you are tasked to defend your planet against them. In your spacecraft you must fly your craft blasting and avoiding various enemies intent of killing you over 10 levels. Each level is split into three tests and must be completed to move to the next...
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Zamzara (1988 Hewson (Rack IT)) [6193] Published by Rack-It Platform Commodore 64 Released 1988 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements, Shooter Description Zamzara is a side-scrolling platform shooter in which the player controls an alien of the same name. The object of the game is to escape from a laboratory before a bomb explodes. You have little time to trek through the lab to finally get to your ship, which you need to leave the...
Arcade Force Four (1988 U.S. Gold) [11627] Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Genre Compilation Description This compilation contains: Gauntlet and its add-on The Deeper Dungeons Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Metro Cross Road Runner From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
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Ace 2088 (1989 Summit) [4931] Published by Cascade Games, Ltd. Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective 1st-person Gameplay Shooter Description After defeating the enemy in ACE and ACE 2 , it's now to time to travel into the future and into space. Mission HQ on earth is getting fed up with enemy forces conquering planets under Federation Jurisdiction and so have decided to send yourself to go and take the planets back and destroy the enemy. You...
Android 2 (1983 Ocean Software Ltd) [1748] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Developed by Vortex Software Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1984 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Shooter Description Android Two places the player in a maze featuring 5 Militoids to destroy within a time limit. Although they don't shoot back at the player, there are plenty of other hazards in the maze. Aliens are present, which can shoot at the player, as well as...
Flying Feathers (1984 Bubble Bus Software) [2740] Published by Bubble Bus Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Flying Feathers is a side view single screen shooter where you are a warden in a boat on the bottom of the screen and you must protect the fish by shooting eagles. You control a cross-hair and you must use this to kill the birds as they come down the screen towards the water. You...
Force One (1987 Firebird Silver) [2305] Published by Firebird Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1987 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Shooter Description In the year 2430 there is a great war being fought amongst the stars called the 2nd Solar War. Deep in the enemies Fifth Star System, a cargo bulk carrier called Saturn Voyager has been attacked by enemy ships and the crew have been forced to abandon ship in escape pods. The escape pods are...
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Hits! Vol 1 (19xx Micropool) [2792]
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I Ball II (1988 Firebird Silver) [2281] Published by Firebird Software Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Platform, Shooter Description After rescuing their people and surviving (in the first game ), the Ball race wish to discover something about their history and heritage. You have been sent down mines, to explore 50 screens, on each of which you must collect a key and reach the exit. You also have to pick up a...
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Jinks (19xx Go!) [5275] Published by Rainbow Arts Software GmbH Developed by Diamond Software Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 7800, Atari ST Released 1987 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view, Top-down Gameplay Arcade, Paddle / Pong Description Jinks added a largely new concept to the Breakout type games, offering much freer paddle movement (both horizontally and vertically), a horizontally scrolling screen and the ability to flip the triangular paddle as needed....
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Joe Blade 2 (1988 Players) [6305] Published by Players Software Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, DOS, Electron, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Setting Contemporary Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Fighting, Puzzle elements Description As Players Software correctly predicted, London in 1995 is an unfriendly unsafe city ran by thugs. Innocent civilians who leave the house will almost certainly face violence. An...
Ladders to Learning Multiplication II (1984 McGraw Hill) [6875]
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Mag Max (1986 Imagine) [2773] Published by Imagine Software Ltd. Developed by Nihon Bussan Co., Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, Arcade, NES, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Wii U, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Vehicular Mecha / giant robot Genre Action Perspective Bird's-eye view, Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Shooter Description An alien menace has attacked the worlds of civilization and laid waste to their planets. However, before being conquered, a group of...
Missile Command (1983 Interceptor Software) [235] Published by Interceptor Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1983 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Missile Command is a side view single screen shooter based on the arcade game of the same name where you have to protect six cities on the bottom of the screen, on the planet Eetalamer with a missile base between the cities. The enemy are sending...
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Orbitron (1984 Mastertronic) [6724] Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Orbitron is a single screen shooter where you are the last fighter pilot left to protect your planet, Hyperion from an alien invasion over various levels. You start on the bottom of the screen and you can move in various directions as the aliens appear and you must...
Neutralizor (1989 E&J Software) [6722] Published by E&J; Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1989 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Shooter Description It was never going to be an easy job being the commander of the Nebulax Trilogy which contains three hostile planets, Glaciax, Solarix and Terrax, that provide an abundance of minerals for the Federation Battleships. Things have got a lot harder now due to alien starships placing radiation pods...
Daley Thompson's Decathlon (1989 Hit Squad) [1469] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released Aug, 1984 Sport Olympiad / mixed sports Genre Sports Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description One of the earliest person-licensed computer games, Olympic legend Daley Thompson lent his name to an old-style joystick waggling frenzy. Ten events were featured, including long and high jumps as well as the...
Way of the Exploding Fist (19xx Ricochet) [1160] Published by UXB Developed by Beam Software Pty., Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, Antstream, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Electron, NES, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Narrative Martial arts Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Fighting Description This menacingly-titled beat 'em up was the first in many martial arts titles from Australia's Melbourne House. Sixteen different moves are on offer, ranging from standard...
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Game Over (19xx Summit) [6565] Published by Summit Software Developed by Dinamic Software Also For Amstrad CPC, Antstream, MSX, PC Booter, Thomson MO, Thomson TO, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Setting Cyberpunk / dark sci-fi Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Shooter Description In a distant lost Galaxy in the immensity of the Universe, a gorgeous and evil woman had put under her with her intelligence and an immense army of Terminators of the...
Killing Machine (1990 Atlantis Software Limited) [2915] Published by Atlantis Software Limited Developed by Coin-Age Ltd. Also For Amiga, Atari ST Released 1990 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Shooter Description You have survived a battle in space but your craft is damaged beyond repair and needs evacuating, so in your emergency landing craft you head for the nearest planet. The planet you are heading for is uninhabitable after a giant brain that...
Legend of the Knucker Hole, The (1986 Americana) [2187] Published by Celery Software Platform Commodore 64 Released 1987 Genre Action Gameplay Platform Description Legend of the Knucker-Hole Starring Jet-Boot Jack is a sequel to the game Jet-Boot Jack where once again you play the role of Jack in this platformer trying to rescue a Princess. A dragon has kidnapped the King's only daughter and so you must traverse downwards in the Dragon's home, a Knucker-Hole and attempt to kill the dragon and...
Adidas Championship Football (1990 Ocean Software Ltd) [11762] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description Adidas Championship Football is a soccer game with 24 national teams. The only playing mode is a championship which mimics the World Cup with randomly drawn groups. A second player can control a second team. The playing perspective is...
1994 Ten Years After (1983 Visions Software Factory) [3054] Published by Visions (Software Factory) Ltd. Developed by Visions (Software Factory) Ltd. Also For ZX Spectrum Released 1983 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description You are Smiffy, a person locked in the world of George Orwell 's "1984." The book's totalitarian-spying concept is updated for the early-eighties, when the game was produced. Instead of humans monitoring...
Advanced Basketball Simulator (1989 Mastertronic Plus) [2623] Published by Mastertronic, Inc. Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Sculptured Software, Inc. Released 1988 Sport Basketball Genre Simulation, Sports Visual Isometric Description Slam-Dunk is a two on two basketball game. Play against the computer or against another player. The game is divided into 4 quarters of three minutes each. The team with the highest score at the end of the final quarter wins. An overtime session can occur if...
Anarchy (1987 Hewson (Rack IT)) [2622] Published by Rack-It Also For Amstrad CPC, Antstream, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Puzzle elements, Shooter Description Inside an Ace Mk2 Interceptor tank, you have been assigned a hazardous 16-stage mission. You must travel to the overrun planet of Sentinel 4, and destroy the weapons caches the rebels have build up. They can't be blasted when you are right next to them, ensuring that a degree of planning and...
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Athena (1987 Imagine) [4372] Published by Imagine Developed by SNK Corporation Also For Antstream, Arcade, NES, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PSP, PS Vita, Windows, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Platform Description In this game, players take the role of Athena, the Goddess of Wisdom, who has grown tired of her life within the castle and ventures into the Fantasy World beyond the castle walls. Strange...
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Andy Capp (1987 Mirrorsoft) [5614] Published by Mirrorsoft Ltd. Developed by Blitter Animations Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Setting Contemporary, Europe Pacing Real-time Interface Direct control, Menu structures Genre Simulation Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Life / social simulation Description In this game you play the role of Andy Capp, the hard drinking northern layabout from the comic strip in the British newspaper The Mirror . If he doesn't...
Autotest Simulator (1991 Byte Back) [6179] Published by Byte Back Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Daisysoft Released 1991 Genre Racing / driving Perspective Top-down Description Autotest Simulator is top view driving game where the screen scrolls in various directions when you move the car. The aim of the game is to drive round various courses as fast as you can within a qualifying time to earn money and points for the National Championship Table. Before you drive you can select a car from a...
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Basket Master (1987 Imagine) [2811] Published by Imagine Software Ltd. Developed by Dinamic Software Also For Amstrad CPC, DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Sport Basketball Genre Sports Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Misc Licensed Description "Basket Master" is a one-on-one basketball game from premier Spanish developer Dinamic Soft, dedicated to NBA player Fernando Martín, the first Spanish (and first European non-student in a US university) to play in the NBA, who tragically...
BMX Ninja (1988 Alternative Software) [8529] Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Developed by Alternative Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Genre Action, Racing / driving, Sports Perspective Side view Vehicular Bike / Bicycling Gameplay Fighting Description As a top BMX gang member, members of a rival gang have attacked you. In order to protect your street cred, and thus keep your girlfriend interested in you (can't he get someone less superficial next time?), you...
Buffalo Bill's Rodeo Games (1989 System 4) [22214] Published by Tynesoft Computer Software Developed by Subway Software, Tynesoft Computer Software Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, DOS, Electron, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Sport Horse / derby Genre Action, Sports Perspective Side view Gameplay Shooter Description Buffalo Bill presents a collection of six Wild West themed mini-games, which hang together around humour-lead presentation and backdrops.You can play as many or as few...
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Breakthru (1987 U.S. Gold) [750] Published by Data East USA, Inc. Developed by Data East Corporation Also For Amstrad CPC, Antstream, Arcade, NES, Nintendo Switch, ZX Spectrum Released Nov, 1987 Genre Action, Racing / driving Perspective Bird's-eye view Vehicular Automobile Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description BreakThru is a 2D side-scrolling vehicle shooter. Your mission: race, jump, and blast your way through five levels (mountains, bridge, plains, city, and airfield) of enemy defenses to...
Bump Set Spike (1986 Entertainment USA) [9151] Published by Entertainment USA Developed by Superior Quality Software Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released Jun, 1986 Sport Volleyball Genre Sports Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Description Bump, Set, Spike! Doubles Volleyball is a volleyball game for one or two players that features both indoor and beach courts. The player can choose to play alone against the computer, against another player or cooperate with another player...
CJ's Elephant Antics (19xx Codemasters) [6257] Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Developed by Genesis Software Also For Amiga, Antstream, Atari ST, DOS, ZX Spectrum Released 1991 Setting Africa, Europe Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Platform Description CJ the baby elephant has fled captivity, and is desperate to reach his home in Africa. That means trekking halfway around the world, armed only with an infinite supply of peanuts and a...
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Burger Chase (1984 Supersoft) [192] Published by Supersoft Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Description Burger Chase is a single screen platformer inspired by the arcade game BurgerTime where you are a chef who has to make four burgers over four levels. On each screen there are various levels with an ingredient and you have to run over each ingredient to push it down a level which will push down any ingredient below. You use ladders to climb up or down...
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Creatures (1992 Kixx) [1271] Published by Thalamus Ltd Developed by Apex Computer Productions Also For Amiga, Antstream, Atari ST Released 1990 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Platform, Shooter Description The inhabitants of the pretty but insignificant planet Blot decided to leave to find a trendier planet, and escape being called the Blotians, a most unhip name. Until they such a planet, they call themselves the Fuzzy Wuzzies. Their colony ship collides with an...
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Crack Down (1990 U.S. Gold) [1128] Published by SEGA of America, Inc. Developed by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, DOS, Genesis, Linux, Macintosh, Wii, Windows, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Genre Action Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description At the beginning of the 21st century, a mad scientist by the name of Mr. K has created an army of artificial soldiers. He conquered the industrial city of Atlantis, and is now...
Colossus Chess 2.0 (198x Aackosoft) [15312] Published by CDS Microsystems Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Genre Strategy / tactics Gameplay Chess Description Colossus Chess 2∙0 is a computer program that allows you to play the computer at a game of chess. The rules of chess are followed and includes the moves 'Castling' and 'En-passent'. As well as a normal game there are various options that can be chosen to further enhance the experience of the program. You can play as either white or...
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Conan (1986 Americana) [1360] Published by Datasoft, Inc. Developed by SE Software Also For Apple II, Atari 8-bit, FM-7, PC-88, Sharp X1 Released Dec, 1984 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Platform Misc Licensed Description You, Conan the Barbarian, must enter a castle and defeat the evil Volta. You are armed with ten boomerang swords and your own cunning. Along the way magic gems, keys and an "Avian Ally" will help you through seven very diverse levels in which you must navigate...
Comet Game, The (1986 Firebird) [2225] Published by Firebird Software Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Interface Direct control Genre Action Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Space flight Gameplay Shooter Description Aimed to tie in with Halley's Comet passing close to Earth, but actually missing the boat by some time, The Comet Game is based on the idea of Halley's comet coming with bacterial life-forms capable of destroying life on earth. As a result, you must get...
Crazy Balloon (1983 Software Projects) [388] Published by Software Projects Ltd. Platform Commodore 64 Released 1983 Interface Direct control Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade Description You are Nathan Wigglesworth, Flyer Supreme in this single screen game viewed from the side, and you are the pilot of a hot-air balloon who has to navigate around the screen to get to an exit over 26 levels. With your co-pilot, T.C. Barton you must avoid touching the...
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ERBE 88 (1988 ERBE Software) [11744]
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Druid (1986 Firebird) [2227] Published by Firebird Software Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, MSX, NES, Tatung Einstein, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Arcade Description Druid is an action game inspired by the arcade hit Gauntlet . As the eponymous hero, your job is to destroy four magic skulls hidden over eight levels. The game is presented in a top-down view. The druid walks around the terrain seeking out the...
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Doughboy (198x U.S. Gold) [1247] Published by Synsoft Developed by Synapse Software Corporation Also For NES, VIC-20 Released Apr, 1985 Genre Action Perspective Bird's-eye view Visual 2D scrolling Description The president has been kidnapped and it is currently being held behind enemy lines. Players take control of a soldier who has to cross through the enemy lines to rescue this very important prisoner of war. The game consist of five different timed maps which make up the battlefield....
Every Second Counts (1988 TV Games) [7804] Published by TV Games Developed by Consult Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Genre Educational Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Gameplay Game show / trivia / quiz Misc Licensed Description Every Second Counts is a computer game based on the popular UK television show of the 1980's. This is a quiz show game for either three couples or six individuals, single players compete with a computer partner, where contestants compete to...
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Enduro Racer (1989 Hit Squad) [1477] Published by Activision, Inc. Developed by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Thomson MO, Thomson TO, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Interface Direct control Genre Racing / driving Perspective Behind view Vehicular Motorcycle, Off-roading Gameplay Arcade Description Enduro Racer is a racing game featuring dirt bikes. It is very similar to its immediate predecessor Hang-On , originating on the same arcade hardware, but besides moving the...
F 16 Combat Pilot (1992 Action Sixteen) [1225] Published by Digital Integration Ltd. Developed by Digital Integration Ltd. Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Genre Simulation, Strategy / tactics Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Flight / aviation, Vehicular combat Narrative War Description True to the aircraft’s flexibility, you pilot the F-16 in assignments as diverse as dogfights, bombing raids or reconnaissance missions. It is up to you to plan your flight...
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Frenesis (1987 Mastertronic) [6224] Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Also For Atari 8-bit, Commodore 16, Plus/4 Released 1987 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Top-down Description Frenesis is a 40 level game where you have to protect a cross in the middle of the screen stretching to the edges of the screen from waves of aliens. To destroy the aliens as they move towards the cross from all angles, you have a Statron which is a line stretching to the edges of the screen, made up...
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Glider Rider (1988 Bug Byte) [5914] Published by Quicksilva Ltd. Developed by Binary Design, Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Visual Isometric Gameplay Shooter Description The World Government has taken the decision to wipe out the Abraxas Corporation, a weaponry-dealing regime that has helped dictators and terrorists for decades. As a member of the elite Silent But Deadly force, you have been sent in to destroy their plastic island,...
Goodness Gracious (1983 Beyond) [1735] Published by Beyond Platform Commodore 64 Released 1983 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade Description Goodness Gracious is a side view single screen game where you play the role of a frog-like dinosaur protecting a red gem which gives them their power, from various life-forms that inhabit the same world. The life-forms will attempt to get the gem over various levels, one at a time and move across the screen in...
Horace Goes Skiing (1984 Melbourne House) [278] Published by Melbourne House Developed by Beam Software Pty., Ltd. Also For Android, Dragon 32/64, Timex Sinclair 2068, ZX Spectrum Released 1984 Sport Snowboarding / skiing Genre Action, Sports Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Gameplay Platform Description A more accurate title for this would be "Horace Goes Skiing, but only if he can brave a Frogger clone first", as you start the game by having to reach the ski shop to get...
Huxley Pig (1990 Alternative Software) [6554] Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Developed by Bizarre Developments Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade Misc Licensed Description All Huxley Pig wants to do is go to bed and daydream about being a pilot, chef and sailor. Problem is that he has left the front door open which has let in creepy crawlies and various characters who have hidden his toys and...
Ladders to Learning Hangman III (1984 McGraw Hill) [6418]
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Jinn Genie (1984 Micromega) [1778] Published by Micromega Platform Commodore 64 Developed by Dalali Software Ltd. Released 1984 Setting Fantasy Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Platform, Shooter Description The Golden City is being run by the evil Ilfreet who lives in an inner sanctum surrounded by guards. Problem is, the only man who has the magic to capture and hold Ilfreet is a wise man who is being held in a dungeon deep in the inner sanctum. A hero is needed to help capture...
Land of Neverwhere (1987 Power House) [5393] Published by Power House, The Platform Commodore 64 Released 1987 Genre Action Perspective Side view Description A single mercenary has been sent to rescue eight space kids that have become stranded in the hidden silos around Home Base terror. This can be done by guiding the space kid to the building at the right side of the planet, while avoiding its inhabitants. The mercenary can fire bullets at the inhabitants to destroy them. If the mercenary...
League Challenge (1989 Atlantis Software Limited) [2999] Published by Atlantis Software Limited Developed by Hypa Hypa Designs Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Electron, ZX Spectrum Released 1989 Sport Football (European) / Soccer Genre Sports, Strategy / tactics Perspective Top-down Gameplay Managerial / business simulation Description An old-fashioned football management game, in which you take over one of 64 clubs and try to lead them to...
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Matrix (1983 Llamasoft) [4541] Published by HesWare Developed by Llamasoft Ltd. Also For VIC-20, ZX Spectrum Released Jul, 1983 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Shooter Description Attack of the Mutant Camels (better known as Matrix: Gridrunner 2 ) is the sequel to Gridrunner . In this Centipede style game you play a retired captain of a starship, one of those who had won the previous war against aliens. You come out of retirement because the aliens are...
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Moon Shuttle (1986 Americana) [2189] Published by Datasoft, Inc. Developed by Nichibutsu Also For Arcade, Atari 8-bit, TRS-80 CoCo Released 1983 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Aliens have invaded our asteroid belt! It's up to you to get rid of them. Your space ship on the bottom of the vertically scrolling screen dodges and shoots at asteroids, hostile ships and the like. By moving left and right and firing rapidly, first you...
Neoclyps (1982 Personal Software Services) [1197] Published by Personal Software Services Platform Commodore 64 Released 1984 Setting Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Vehicular Flight / aviation Gameplay Shooter Description Neoclyps is a game very similar to the game Defender in concept. It's a side scrolling space shoot 'em up has you flying a spaceship over alien landscape. You can move up, down, right and left, and you can shoot. The game is quite well designed...
Micro Ball (1987 Alternative Software) [5547] Published by Alternative Software Ltd. Developed by Alternative Software Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Electron, ZX Spectrum Released 1987 Genre Action Perspective Top-down Gameplay Pinball Description A pinball game for up to four players. The game features one simple pinball table. Lighting up the letters ABC at the top of the table scores 10,000 points (The letters can be rotated by the player). Also includes most of the usual pinball...
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Multimixx 5 (19xx Kixx) [1307] Published by Kixx Also For Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum Released 1992 Genre Compilation Description Multimixx 5 is a collection of three games: Monty on the Run Auf Wiedersehen Monty Jack the Nipper II From Mobygames.com. Original Entry
Mordon's Quest (1985 Melbourne House) [285] Published by Melbourne House Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Enterprise, ZX Spectrum Released Jul, 1985 Setting Fantasy Genre Adventure Perspective Text-based / spreadsheet Gameplay Interactive fiction / text adventure, Puzzle elements Description You have a reputation as a worthy and capable adventurer. One day you encounter an old man named Mordon, who explains that he is one of the Ancient Ones, who have been guiding universes in a positive way...
Navy Moves Especial Doble Edicion (19xx Dinamic) [19804] Published by Dinamic Software Developed by Dinamic Software Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum Released 1988 Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling, Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Navy Moves is a side scrolling shooter. Being the sequel of " Army Moves " it has a similar gaming style. The player plays McArra and belongs to the special pacification forces. Its...
Nonterraqueous (1985 Mastertronic) [1198] Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Also For Amstrad CPC, Enterprise, ZX Spectrum Released Feb, 1986 Setting Cyberpunk / dark sci-fi, Sci-fi / futuristic Genre Action Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / flip-screen Gameplay Arcade Description The planet Nonterraqueous is controlled by a master computer. You control a robot seeker drone trying to find and destroy this machine. You start with a laser and can get bombs but at swap stations you can change form....
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Operation Thunderbolt (19xx Hit Squad) [1545] Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Developed by Taito Corporation Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, SNES, ZX Spectrum Released 1990 Genre Action Perspective 1st-person, Side view Gameplay Arcade, Rail shooter Description Operation Thunderbolt is the exciting sequel to Operation Wolf . An airliner is hijacked by terrorists en-route from Paris to Boston, who threaten to kill all hostages on board if their mates aren't released from jail....