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Games in the "Arcade Archives" Franchise

Crazy Climber
1980 - Crazy Climber
Arcade Games, Atari 2600, Arcadia 2001, NES, WonderSwan, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Android, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Come one, come all! Watch the death-defying feats of a human fly - Crazy Climber! Help him scale the world's tallest buildings while avoiding tumbling girders, a marauding bird, and the villainous Mad Doctor. Hurry up! The show's about to start!
Sasuke Vs. Commander
1980 - Sasuke vs. Commander
Arcade Games, PSP, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Play as Sasuke, who must protect the Shogun from Ninja in this 1980 classic arcade "gallery shooter", one of the first games to feature bosses!
Moon Cresta
1980 - Moon Cresta
Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, PlayStation, PlayStation 2, Android, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'Moon Cresta' is a shooting game produced by Nichibutsu in 1980. Players control Unit 1, Unit 2, and Unit 3 of the airplane, and coalescing these airplanes will defeat the enemies. 'Arcade Archives series' has faithfully reproduce the masterpiece of arcade games for the PS4 system. Also support...
Scramble
1981 - Scramble
Arcade Games, Vectrex, Tomy Tutor, PlayStation 2, Xbox 360, Windows Mobile, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Atari 2600
Scramble your fighter and take on the enemy! The base is heavily guarded and you must guide your ship through five levels of enemy defenses before you can destroy your objective.
Super Cobra
1981 - Super Cobra
Arcade Games, Sord M5, Adventurevision, Intellivision, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Colecovision, MSX, Atari 8-bit, TV Boy, Casio PV-1000, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
You're a helicopter gunship pilot on a daring and dangerous mission: air surveillance of enemy territory. Success depends on how far you can penetrate enemy airspace. Can you handle the pressure? Because the further you go, the more difficult the mission becomes. Show that you've got what it...
Donkey Kong
1981 - Donkey Kong
Arcade Games, Intellivision, Atari 2600, Colecovision, NES, Commodore 64, Atari 8-bit, Apple II, PC, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, MSX, Famicom Disk System, Atari 7800, e-Reader, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo Switch
Can you save Mario's girl from the clutches of Donkey Kong? Donkey Kong has kidnapped Mario's girlfriend Pauline and taken her to the top of a construction site. It's up to you to help Mario save Pauline before time runs out. But it won't be easy. Donkey Kong will do everything in his power to...
Route 16
1981 - Route 16
Arcade Games, Arcadia 2001, NES, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Non-stop action! Escape the Enemy cars, blaze through the alleys, and collect all the items!! "ROUTE 16" is an action game released by SUN ELECTRONICS CORP in 1981. Zoom around the city, dodging past enemies while collecting items to clear the game! Use Search Mode to see the full city, and...
Frogger
1981 - Frogger
Arcade Games, Odyssey^2, Atari 8-bit, Atari 2600, BBC Micro, Atari 2600, Commodore 64, Intellivision, MSX, Atari 5200, Colecovision, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, PC, Tomy Tutor, Apple II, Tandy Color Computer, VIC-20, TV Boy, TI-99/4A, Mobile, Dedicated Console, Xbox 360, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, GameGear
It's tough to be a frog! Life isn't all lazy days and lily pads--it abounds with dangers. Can you help Frogger survive some perils and spring him home to safety? First hop your frogs across a busy highway. Then cross a raging river to reach the safety of home. But your frogs will have to leap...
Frisky Tom
1981 - Frisky Tom
Arcade Games, Game Boy, PlayStation, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Control Tom the plumber, and fix the water pipes broken by mice. The mice not only break the pipes, they also attack and set off bombs! Deal with this pest problem and complete the stages.
Sky Skipper
1981 - Sky Skipper
Arcade Games, Atari 2600, Nintendo Switch
Get set to take off in this high-flying adventure! You're the pilot chosen for this most unusual mission: to rescue the animals held captive by the dangerous gorillas. But it won't be easy. You must pilot your plane through all kinds of flying hazards. To make matters worse, you only have a...
Moon Patrol
1982 - Moon Patrol
Arcade Games, Atari 2600, Commodore 64, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, Apple II, Sord M5, PC, VIC-20, TI-99/4A, MSX, Atari ST, Mobile, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Hop into your Moon Buggy and test yourself on a lunar obstacle course. You'll fight off hostile aliens, jump over huge crates and landmines, and blast moonrocks from your path. And as if that weren't enough, you'll encounter alien tanks and missiles that'll blow you into moondust if you aren't...
Kangaroo
1982 - Kangaroo
Arcade Games, Atari 8-bit, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
This tough but loving Mother Kangaroo will hop right into your heart. She'll have you ducking, leaping, and punching for points. Her precious baby has been kidnapped by a band of menacing monkeys, and she's in desperate need of your help.
Donkey Kong Junior
1982 - Donkey Kong Jr.
Arcade Games, Atari 2600, Colecovision, NES, Intellivision, Atari 8-bit, BBC Micro, Famicom Disk System, Atari 7800, e-Reader, Nintendo Switch
Mario has gone mad! He's turned the tables on Donkey Kong and locked him in a cage. It's up to you, as Donkey Kong Jr., to rescue your father by stealing Mario's set of keys. But it won't be easy. You'll have to fight off ape-eating Snapjaws, jump onto moving islands and break through a jungle of...
Pooyan
1982 - Pooyan
Arcade Games, Atari 2600, Commodore 64, Sord M5, Tomy Tutor, Tandy Color Computer, Atari 8-bit, Casio PV-1000, Apple II, NES, MSX, PlayStation 2, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
One day, in the middle of a forest, a group of fierce Wolves attacked the House where a Mother Pig (Mama) and her little Piglets (Pooyans) were living together peacefully. To protect her Pooyans, Mama fought back using arrows and bait, but despite all of her efforts, some of the Pooyans were...
BurgerTime
1982 - BurgerTime
Arcade Games, Intellivision, PC, Atari 2600, Mattel Aquarius, Apple II, TI-99/4A, Colecovision, Commodore 64, NES, Sharp X1, MSX, Famicom Disk System, Mobile, PlayStation 2, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
As the burger chef, you're out to build delicious hamburgers. As you run through the colorful maze assembling the ingredients, nothing can stop you. Except menacing hot dogs and pickles that are out to ruin the meal! Bury them under beef patties, lettuce and buns. Or, knock them out with pepper....
Front Line
1982 - Front Line
Arcade Games, Colecovision, FM-7, NEC PC88, Sharp X1, Atari 2600, MSX, NES, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
You're a lone infantryman on a perilous mission behind enemy lines! The battleground changes constantly as you advance. You'll fight every step of the way through all kinds of treacherous terrain... open roadway, dense underbrush and a danger-laden desert. Do you have the strategy, skill and...
Time Pilot
1982 - Time Pilot
Arcade Games, Commodore 64, MSX, Atari 2600, Colecovision, PlayStation 2, Xbox 360, Windows Mobile, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Prepare for fierce aerial combat with aircraft that span the years since the dawn of aviation. Your timeship's first encounter is with ancient 1910 biplanes; you're outnumbered, but your weapons are superior. Eliminate the entire air fleet; then knock out a mighty zeppelin and you'll progress to...
Naughty Boy
1982 - Naughty Boy
Arcade Games, Casio PV-1000, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
I won't lose to any monsters! Burn the castle down! "NAUGHTY BOY" is an action game released by JALECO in 1982. Travel across forests, through barbed wire fences, and over rivers to purge the castle of monsters with fire! The stone-throwing action takes some getting used it, but once you...
Swimmer
1982 - Swimmer
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
"SWIMMER" is an action game released by TEHKAN (KOEI TECMO GAMES) in 1982. Take control of the swimmer and see if you can make it to the treasure island. Use Power Pills and dive underwater to skillfully avoid obstacles and enemy monsters.
Radical Radial
1982 - Radical Radial
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Put the pedal to the metal! This is our road. Power up and ride on through. "RADICAL RADIAL" is an action shooting game released by Nichibutsu in 1983. Control a tire-shaped vehicle and head for the goal. Speed through dangerous courses filled with aliens and enemy vehicles, accelerating,...
Alpine Ski
1982 - Alpine Ski (1982)
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Enjoy the ski slopes, slalom, and ski jump in this diverse winter wonderland! ALPINE SKI is an arcade sports game released by Taito in 1982. Hit the silver slopes and glide across 3 different stages! Look out for obstacles, other skiers, and snowmobiles. Nail the correct timing on the ski...
Wild Western
1982 - Wild Western
Arcade Games, NEC PC88, FM-7, Sharp X1, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Atari 2600
It's time for the sheriff to get on his horse and race across the wild western frontier to take down the outlaws! WILD WESTERN is an action game released by TAITO in 1982. Play as a horse-riding sheriff to deal justice with your pistol to the outlaws attacking you from all directions. There are...
Time Tunnel
1982 - Time Tunnel (1982)
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Time Tunnel is an Action game, developed and published by Taito Corporation, which was released in Japan in 1982.
Arabian
1983 - Arabian
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Rescue the princess, collect the vases!! "ARABIAN" is an action game released by SUNSOFT in 1983. Set in ancient Persia, a young Arabian boy embarks on a journey to rescue a captured princess. On ships, in caves, and in palaces... Make full use of various actions to collect the magic vases!
Elevator Action
1983 - Elevator Action
Arcade Games, NES, MSX, SG-1000, Sharp X1, FM-7, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Game Boy, Atari 2600, Mobile, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
As Agent 17, it is your mission to steal government documents from a heavily-guarded top-secret defense building. By making your way down elevators and escalators, you must pick up files and escape to the getaway car in the garage. But watch out for enemy agents!
Mario Bros.
1983 - Mario Bros.
Arcade Games, NES, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Commodore 64, NEC PC88, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, e-Reader, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo Switch, Apple II
Mario and Luigi are doing some underground plumbing when all sorts of weird creatures come flying out of the pipes. Turtles, crabs - even fighterflies - attack the helpless Mario Bros. It's up to you to kick, punch, and knock out these sewer pests before time runs out! But beware. Just when you...
Donkey Kong 3
1983 - Donkey Kong 3
Arcade Games, NES, e-Reader, Nintendo Switch
Donkey Kong is at it again! This time he's loose in the greenhouse. And he's got company: a swarm of very pesky bees! It's up to you to get Donkey Kong out of the greenhouse and exterminate the bees... without hurting the flowers. But that's easier said than done! Because Donkey Kong has plenty...
Baseball
1983 - Baseball
NES, Arcade Games, Famicom Disk System, Game Boy, e-Reader, Nintendo Switch
The most realistic baseball game outside of a ballpark! It's the bottom of the ninth. You're at the plate. Here comes the pitch. You swing - it's a smash deep into center field. A home run! It's Nintendo BASEBALL. A game so real you'll think you're in the majors. You control the swing of the bat....
Punch-Out!!
1983 - Punch-Out!
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch
Power. Speed. Technique! Who will be the one to knock the champion down?! "PUNCH-OUT!!" is a sports-action game released by Nintendo in 1984. Watch your opponents' expressions and moves as you use a variety of punches and defensive moves on your path to become the boxing champion. The game...
The Tin Star
1983 - The Tin Star
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Riding in on his white horse, the sheriff is here to take out the gang in a shootout faster than the eye can see! Control the sheriff and take out the gang of thugs. Skillfully utilize features in the main stages, such as surprising the enemy or getting double points. Duel on horseback in the...
Track & Field
1983 - Track & Field
Arcade Games, MSX, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari 2600, NES, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Game Boy, Xbox 360, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Atari 5200
This ain't no 20-minute workout. It's the ultimate in head-to-head competition, in 8 grueling events. 100 meter dash. Long jump. Hurdles. Javelin. Skeet shooting. Triple jump. Archery. And the high jump. No timeouts, no breathers, no water boys. Just you and your own exhaustion. So get psyched....
Water Ski
1983 - Water Ski (1983)
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
WATER SKI is a sports game released by TAITO in 1983. Control the skier's movements as they follow behind a motorboat and aim for the goal. Jump over any small obstacles to avoid them. If you make a good jump on the jump ramps, you will get lots of points!
Markham
1983 - Markham
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Your mission is to destroy Antarctic Bases. Go and bring peace to the world! Use a Beam Gun and powerful Missiles to attack and destroy Antarctic Bases. Aiming each attack type takes some getting used to, but once you do, taking out enemies feels great! "MARKHAM" is a scrolling shooter game...
Exerion
1983 - Exerion
Arcade Games, SG-1000, MSX, NES, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'EXERION' is a shooting game that was released from JALECO in 1983. Players must grapple with the inertial force of their fighter within a pseudo-3D space all while properly using dual and single beam weapons to destroy incoming enemies. The 'Arcade Archives' series has faithfully reproduced...
10-Yard Fight
1983 - 10-Yard Fight (1985)
Arcade Games, NES, MSX, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
You're the quarterback in this amazingly real football game! Enjoy realistic gridiron action as you move your team up and down the field to victory! Run, pass, kick, punt... you call the plays in this true-to-life football game. The sights, the sounds and the plays are so real you'll think you're...
Tennis
1984 - Tennis
NES, Arcade Games, NEC PC88, Sharp X1, Famicom Disk System, Game Boy, e-Reader, Nintendo Switch
Slam a serve, fire a blazing backhand, smash a forehand volley... you call the shots in Nintendo TENNIS! Nintendo lets you choose an opponent from five different skill levels, so as your game improves, so does your playing partner! Plus, you can actually gauge the speed of your serve! The better...
Pinball
1984 - Pinball (1985)
NES, Arcade Games, Famicom Disk System, e-Reader, Nintendo Switch
Be a pinball wizard, right in your own home! Bank off bumpers, flip double-flippers - even win a bonus round - in Nintendo's lightning fast PINBALL! You'll have the time of your life as you flip from upper to lower game screens, rack up points to beat your opponent, and, if you're lucky, progress...
Golf
1984 - Golf
NES, Arcade Games, NEC PC88, Sharp X1, Famicom Disk System, Game Boy, e-Reader, Nintendo Switch
Nintendo GOLF lets you choose your clubs, change your stance, control your swings - even select the angle of impact! You'll view the hole from both close up and far away, judge the changing conditions of the green, and measure the wind velocity. But watch out! When the wind changes, so does the...
Circus Charlie
1984 - Circus Charlie
MSX, Arcade Games, NES, Commodore 64, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
"CIRCUS CHARLIE" is a scrolling action game released by KONAMI in 1984. The player takes control of a circus clown, CHARLIE, to perform daring circus acts such as jumping through rings of fire and the flying trapeze. Dazzle and amaze the crowd with your perfect performance!
Aeroboto
1984 - Formation Z
Arcade Games, NES, MSX, Sharp X1, NEC PC88, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Now calling on our greatest warriors, get in formation for your most thrilling battle yet! Pilot the transforming battle robot "IXPEL" to defeat the mobile enemy base Gezerium. Switch between aerial and terrain formations and use the pulse laser to take down regular enemies, reserving your big...
Urban Champion
1984 - Urban Champion
NES, Arcade Games, e-Reader, 3DS, Nintendo Switch
Are you tough enough to take on the baddest guys on the block? Think you're tough, huh? Well, you better be. Because you've got to be quick on your feet and fast with your hands to become the next URBAN CHAMPION. You've got to block, fake and land punches that will knock your opponent off the...
Clu Clu Land
1984 - Clu Clu Land
NES, Arcade Games, Amiga, Famicom Disk System, e-Reader, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo Switch
Are you clever enough to unravel the mystery of Clu Clu Land? The evil Sea Urchin has hidden all the gold in Clu Clu Land in an underground mystery maze. It's up to you to find the gold before time runs out! But beware. The Sea Urchin will do everything in his power to stop you. He'll set up...
Vs. Balloon Fight
1984 - Balloon Fight
Arcade Games, NES, NEC PC88, Sharp X1, e-Reader, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo Switch
You'll need lightning-fast reactions to win this battle in the sky! Take to the skies! It's BALLOON FIGHT! You'll score lots of points and have loads of fun when you burst enemy balloons and send their parachutes crashing into the sea. But beware. These hot-air invaders having an amazing ability...
Excitebike
1984 - Excitebike
NES, Arcade Games, NEC PC88, Sharp X1, Famicom Disk System, e-Reader, Game Boy Advance, 3DS, Nintendo Switch
This thrilling Nintendo programmable game lets you vary the obstacles, change the sequence of events, and increase the racing challenge time and time again! You'll start out in a Nintendo designed preliminary race, and move through a series of increasingly difficult challenge races! You'll face...
Super Punch-Out!!
1984 - Super Punch-Out!!
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch
Slug your way through the grueling and sweat-pounding matches of the Minor, Major and World Circuits. Dodge bone-bruising punches and dance to the top of the supreme Special Circuit. Face off against old favorites including Bear Hugger, Piston Hurricane, Bald Bull, Mr. Sandman and Super Macho Man...
Karate Champ
1984 - Karate Champ
Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Apple II, NES, Famicom Disk System, PlayStation 2, iOS (iPhone/iPad), PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Your karate championship is at stake. Can you master all the lunges, kicks, spins, somersaults, foot sweeps, reverse punches, and defensive blocks needed to retain your title? Move fast and play smart or you'll get flattened before you can grunt! Different picturesque settings provide the...
Hyper Sports
1984 - Hyper Sports
Arcade Games, BBC Micro, NES, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, SG-1000, Amstrad CPC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
"HYPER SPORTS" is a sports game released by KONAMI in 1984. Compete for top place in a total of 7 events: swimming, clay shooting, vaulting horse, archery, triple jump, weight lifting, and pole vault. Up to 4 players can play at once, in what is sure to be a great time!
Ben Bero Bee
1984 - Ben Bero Bee
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Put out the fires! Avoid the obstacles! Rescue your beloved NAO-Chan! "BEN BERO BEH" is an action game released by TAITO in 1984. Avoid obstacles and put out fires to rescue NAO-Chan from the flames. Full of unique characters such as the enemy from "ELEVATOR ACTION" and Chack'n from "Chack'n...
Yie Ar Kung-Fu
1984 - Yie Ar Kung Fu
BBC Micro, MSX, NES, Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, PlayStation 2, Xbox 360, Windows Mobile, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Oolong has spent his entire life training for the Martial Arts Championship. The Championship has attracted masters of different disciplines, all fighting to be named champion. In Yie Ar Kung-Fu, Oolong must use his own fighting moves and face masters of the throwing shuriken, nunchaku, bo,...
Star Force
1984 - Star Force
Arcade Games, NES, SG-1000, MSX, Sharp X68000, Mobile, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Moving in the darkness of the cosmos is an evil and mysterious planet named GORDESS. Everyone gave up fighting against GORDESS because of its awesome power, until one day a soldier riding a space patroller challenged GORDESS to fight! Join forces with STAR FORCE and travel across the galaxy in...
Tube Panic
1984 - Tube Panic
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
A mysterious tube net appears before the command ship Marcus as it cruises through space. Use 360° turning to battle enemy ships hiding in the depths of each stage, and face off with the mother ship's fleet waiting at the end. "TUBE PANIC" is a shooting game released by Nichibutsu in 1984. It...
Vs. Ice Climber
1984 - Ice Climber
Arcade Games, NES, Sharp X1, NEC PC88, Famicom Disk System, e-Reader, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo Switch
If you can break through 8 levels of treacherous arctic ice, you'll reach the top of the mountain! But watch out. The Nitpickers, Condors, and Ploar Bears don't want you up there. And they've got a bag of tricks that will test every ounce of your strength and courage. Are you going to let them...
Bomb Jack
1984 - Bomb Jack
Arcade Games, SG-1000, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Amiga, Game Boy, Mobile, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'BOMB JACK' is an action game that was released by Tehkan (Koei Tecmo Games) in 1984. Players control 'Jack', a superhero who can leap and glide, to collect all bombs in game stages. The 'Arcade Archives' series has faithfully reproduced the masterpieces of classic arcade games on the PS4 system...
Nova 2001
1984 - Nova 2001
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'NOVA2001' is a shooting game that was released from the UPL in 1983. Players control a fighter which can shoots in all directions. Its main purpose is to continue to defeat a variety of enemies that appear in each stage. The 'Arcade Archives' series has faithfully reproduced the masterpieces...
Road Fighter
1984 - Road Fighter
Arcade Games, NES, MSX, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Enter into the fiery heat of competition, as you head for the glory awaiting you at the finish line ! You'll need all your wits about you as engage in this fast-paced road fight. You drive a recing machine at speeds of 400 kilometer per hour. As you start, the sound of your engine roars...
Vs. Wrecking Crew
1984 - Wrecking Crew
Arcade Games, NES, Famicom Disk System, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo Switch
This amazing Nintendo Programmable game lets you design your own building, place obstacles wherever you want them, and then blow everything to smithereens! You can play the game as designed by Nintendo, or you can be the game designer and build a different maze of barriers to tear down every...
TwinBee
1985 - TwinBee
Arcade Games, NES, MSX, Sharp X68000, Famicom Disk System, Game Boy Advance, 3DS, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'TwinBee' is a shooting game that was released from KONAMI in 1985. Players will control fighters which are called 'TwinBee' and 'WinBee', that Dr. Cinnamon developed, and challenge the fight to the army. There are two versions, 'Bubble system' and 'ROM', in this work. Please enjoy differences...
Soccer
1985 - Soccer (1987)
NES, Arcade Games, Famicom Disk System, Nintendo Switch
You've got to be fast on your feet to keep up with Nintendo SOCCER! Enjoy World Cup action as you move your team up and down the field to victory! Perform Kickoffs, Throw-ins, Goal kicks and Corner kicks just like in a real soccer match. You can choose a computer team or a friend as your...
City Connection
1985 - City Connection
Arcade Games, NES, MSX, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch
Your mission: Race your speed demon car from New York to Tokyo in record time. With the cops and the enemy on your tail. They ambush you at every turn, pushing you off the road, leaping into your path. You outsmart them, firing an arsenal of oil cans you've collected in the road, knocking them...
Super Mario Bros.
1985 - Super Mario Bros.
NES, Famicom Disk System, Arcade Games, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo Switch
Do you have what it takes to save the Mushroom Princess? You'll have to think fast and move even faster to complete this quest! The Mushroom Princess is being held captive by the evil Koopa tribe of turtles. It's up to you to rescue her from the clutches of the Koopa King before time runs out....
Ikki
1985 - Ikki
NES, Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'Ikki' is an action game that was released from SUNSOFT in 1985. Players control 'Gombe' of farmers, to go to raid evil magistrate, will defeat confronting enemies. In this work, players can enjoy 'two coop play'. Player 2 will operate 'Tago'. The 'Arcade Archives' series has faithfully...
Penguin-Kun Wars
1985 - Penguin Wars (1985)
NES, MSX, Arcade Games, Sharp X1, Game Boy, iOS (iPhone/iPad), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Fun ball-throwing action! Who will be smiling triumphantly in the end? "Penguin-Kun Wars" is an action game released by UPL in 1985. Set in the village's original sports "DOJIBALL" tournament, unique animal characters face off across the table to throw a ball 10 times at each other. The winner...
The Fairyland Story
1985 - The Fairyland Story
Arcade Games, MSX, Sharp X68000, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
A grand adventure with over 101 stages! How many can you clear? Take control of a young witch and battle against monsters deep within the castle. Master various magics and techniques to overcome your enemies. The Fairyland Story is an action game released by TAITO in 1985.
Terra Cresta
1985 - Terra Cresta
Arcade Games, NES, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'TERRA CRESTA' is a shooting game that was released from Nihon Bussan in 1985. Players recapture parts that have been left in the ground. Intercept the enemy in formation attack and aim to the space devil Mandora. 'Arcade Archives series' has faithfully reproduce the masterpiece of arcade games...
Mat Mania
1985 - Mat Mania
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'MAT MANIA EXCITING HOUR' is a wrestling game that was released from 'Technos Japan' in 1985. Players use variety techniques to be the champion. Enjoy the challenge of facing five strong wrestlers! Additional hardware required for Remote Play.
Alpha Mission
1985 - Alpha Mission
Arcade Games, NES, PSP, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Defend your home planet against the Seven Stars Alliance! In the galaxy of Tetranova, a firece war between seven stars has laid waste to their planets. Having destroyed eachother's homes, the seven stars have formed an alliance to seek a new home, where they can rebuild and regain their strength...
TNK III
1985 - TNK III
Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, PSP, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
A battle of powerful heavy tanks! Use a variety of equipment and items to destroy the enemy's development facilities! " T.N.K III " is a vertically scrolling shooting game released by SNK in 1985. In the last years of the great war, when authorities get word that an enemy nation is developing...
MagMax
1985 - MagMax
Arcade Games, NES, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
It's up to you to save the human race by transforming mechanical parts into the ultimate robot warrior--MagMax. On land, on sea, and in outerspace you shoot deadly lasers from your beam gun to fight off the forces of the three-headed mechanical monster of Babylon. If you survive the undersea...
Gradius
1985 - Gradius
Arcade Games, NES, NEC PC88, Sharp X1, Commodore 64, Sharp X68000, TurboGrafx-16, Dedicated Console, Mobile, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
You are the last hope of the gentle people of Gradius. You've just lifted off to confront the all-out attack of the amoeboid Bacterions. Your hyper-space fighter is armed with the greatest arsenal in the galaxy. Air-to-surface and double beam laser cannons for incredible firepower. Powerful force...
Wiz
1985 - Wiz (1985)
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Use the power of Magic to defeat the dragon! Wiz is an action game released by SEIBU KAIHATSU in 1985. Play as Wiz, a wizard who controls 8 types of Magic to fight from the Depths, to the Land Realm, and finally into the Sky Realm. Defeat the monsters standing in your way, and make it to the...
Raiders 5
1985 - Raiders 5
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
RAIDERS 5' is a shooting puzzle game that was released from the UPL in 1985. Players aim to escape by destroying all of the targets on the stage. Find the exit! The 'Arcade Archives' series has faithfully reproduced the masterpieces of classic arcade games on the PS4 system while taking...
Rush'n Attack
1985 - Rush'n Attack
Arcade Games, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, MSX, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Atari 8-bit, Famicom Disk System, NES, PC, Xbox 360, Windows Mobile, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Out there, deep in hostile territory, your buddies lie captive in an enemy camp. You alone can get them out. Your GREEN BERET marks you out as an operator of great skill, strength and courage. Will that be enough?
Cosmo Police Galivan
1985 - Cosmo Police Galivan
Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'Cosmo Police Galivan' is an action game that was released from Nichibutsu in 1985. Players are transformed into 'Galivan' with putting in hand the power crystal, to destroy the universe criminal organization 'Aku'. The 'Arcade Archives' series has faithfully reproduced the masterpieces of...
The Legend of Kage
1985 - The Legend of Kage
Arcade Games, NES, MSX, Amstrad CPC, Sharp X1, Commodore 64, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
This classic ninja-action game first appeared in arcades in 1985 and became instantly popular. As the Iga ninja named "Kage," players embark on an action-packed quest as they move toward a magic castle where the Princess "Kiri" is held captive by "Yohshirou...
Ikari Warriors
1986 - Ikari Warriors
Arcade Games, NES, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, PC, MSX, Apple II, Amiga, Atari ST, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Mobile, PSP, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
As a member of an elite combat squad, you and your buddy are on a mission behind enemy lines. You've got to wade through rivers, hide behind rubble and shoot to destroy. Will Machine guns, grenades and attack tanks be enough to totally destroy the enemy? Lock and load, make every shot count, your...
Argus
1986 - Argus
NES, Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Destroy enemies in the air and on the ground as you head to destroy the flying fortress Mega Argus! "ARGUS" is a shooting game released by JALECO in 1986. Fly an aircraft with anti-air and anti-ground guns and use the power-ups available to destroy the flying fortress Mega Argus. Each stage...
Rygar
1986 - Rygar
Arcade Games, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sega Master System, Lynx, Sharp X68000, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Mobile
You and Rygar, the legendary warrior of Argool, must defeat the evil king and his army of dangerous beasts. With powers and weapons from the Indora war gods, you go into battle with Rygar. It's up to you! The enemies are strong, the terrain treacherous, and the challenges difficult. The sun is...
Mr. Goemon
1986 - Mr. Goemon
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'Mr.GOEMON' is an action game that was released in 1986. As Mr.GOEMON, players attempt to reach the goal at the end of each level while avoiding enemy capture with various items and weapons. This is the seminal work that became the foundation of the 'Ganbare Goemon series' which was said to be...
Renegade
1986 - Renegade
Arcade Games, NES, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, PC, Atari ST, Amiga, Apple II, Sega Master System, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PlayStation 4
In the knife-edge world of the vigilante, there is no place to rest, no time to think - but look sharp - there is always time to die! From the city subways to the gangland ghettos you will always encounter the disciples of evil whose mission it is to exterminate the only man on earth who dares to...
Solomon's Key
1986 - Solomon's Key
NES, Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Sega Master System, Famicom Disk System, Mobile, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
You and Dana, the wizard of Lyrac, must unlock Solomon's scroll of secrets to restore peace in the constellations. With Dana's magic, fire, and mystical powers, you will help release the imprisoned Princess of the Fairies and harness the evil forces within the constellations. But first, you need...
XX Mission
1986 - XX Mission
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Enemy bullets and missiles pour down like heavy rain! Will you survive? XX MISSION is a shooting game released by UPL in 1986. While switching between air and ground attacks, take out the approaching large and small craft and large fleets. Powering up allows you to use different powerful air...
Akumajou Dracula
1986 - Castlevania
Famicom Disk System, MSX, NES, Arcade Games, PC, Commodore 64, Amiga, Mobile, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
If you think it's scary on the outside, wait'll you see the basement! You're in for the longest night of your life. Ghosts, goblins, demons, wolves, bats - creatures lurking around every corner. As you descend deeper and deeper, they get thicker and thicker. Better stick close to the cavern floor...
Kid Niki: Radical Ninja
1986 - Kid Niki: Radical Ninja
Arcade Games, NES, Apple II, Commodore 64, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
KID NIKI is truly AWESOME! This rad and bad punk dude is out to rescue his spike-haired girlfriend, Princess Margo, from the clutches of the Stone Wizard. Armed with a razor-sharp sword, this miniature madman slices his rivals down to size!
Victory Road
1986 - Ikari Warriors II: Victory Road
Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Apple II, PC, NES, Amstrad CPC, Amiga, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Atari ST, PSP, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
You begin this game on the "stairway to heaven" through a weird Egyptian land. Having survived the bloodsucking monsters of the first phase, you then progress on to the actual road itself. This is where the fun really begins! You will meet vampires, two and three headed monsters - the head will...
Athena
1986 - Athena
Arcade Games, NES, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, PSP, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
A fantasy world of boundless adventure awaits you! I am ATHENA. They call me the Goddess of Wisdom, but I have grown weary of my dull life in the castle. The Fantasy World beyond the castle walls beckons to me! Strange and fearsome creatures will attack me at every turn. But I will find...
Halley's Comet
1986 - Halley's Comet
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Halley's Comet is on a collision course with the Solar System! You've got to stop it! Take control of your ship to defeat the enemies from Halley's Comet, and save the planets of the Solar System. Destroy space rocks to collect parts to power up your ship. Skillfully navigate the stage to...
Contra
1987 - Contra
Arcade Games, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, NES, Commodore 64, PC, Amstrad CPC, MSX, Dedicated Console, PlayStation 2, Xbox 360, Mobile, Windows Mobile, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
The universe teeters on the brink of total annihilation at the hands of the vile alien warmonger, Red Falcon. Earth's only hope rests with you, a courageous member of the Special Forces elite commando squad. Your mission: Battle deep into the deadly Amazon jungle, where the Red Falcon and his...
Ninja Kid II
1987 - Ninja Kid II
Arcade Games, MSX, NES, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'Ninja-Kid II' is an action game that was released from the UPL in 1987. This 'Ninja-Kid II' has been developed in after three years from the 'Ninja-Kid,'. Ninja-kun who got a new action and weapons will aim to overthrow of Ashura. In this work, the player will be able to move in eight...
Haunted Castle
1987 - Haunted Castle
Arcade Games, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'HAUNTED CASTLE' is an action game released by KONAMI in 1988. Player will take on the role of Simon who travels to Dracula's demonic castle in order to save his fiancé who is kidnapped by Dracula. Although this is a popular series having multiple works, the arcade version is a very rare title...
Super Dodge Ball
1987 - Super Dodge Ball
Arcade Games, NES, Sharp X68000, TurboGrafx-16, Game Boy, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Team USA is on its way to a Cinderella success story in the Super Dodgy Ball World Cup Championships. From out of nowhere, this scrappy bunch of rookies is advancing to the final round of competition. Seven powerful teams still stand between Team USA and their ultimate challenge; the long awaited...
Psycho Soldier
1987 - Psycho Soldier
Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, PSP, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
The Heroine is back, and this time she's not alone. Caught once more in the strange, unfathomable games of the gods, Athena has been whisked through time and space to a bizarre alternate reality where humanity is a thrall to a race of demons, each more fearsome than the last. The few survivors...
Mutant Night
1987 - Mutant Night
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4
"Mutant Night" is an action game released by UPL in 1987. Operate the mysterious character "Muteron-kun" and defeat the enemy while increasing various powers such as enormous growth and alter ego. Among the UPL works, the strange world view and characters are the biggest attraction of this work.
Terra Force
1987 - Terra Force
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'TERRA FORCE' is a shoot'em up released by Nichibutsu in 1987. The game was well known for its new tactical features using vertical/horizontal scrolling elements at the time. So eliminate the incoming enemies by using the super destructive hyper missiles.
Double Dragon
1987 - Double Dragon
Arcade Games, NES, Sega Master System, Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST, PC, Amstrad CPC, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, MSX, Dedicated Console, Game Boy, Genesis, GameGear, Lynx, Game Boy Advance, Mobile, Xbox 360, Zeebo, iOS (iPhone/iPad), Android, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Double Dragon is the story of Billy and Jimmy Lee, twin brothers who learned to fight on the cold, tough streets of the city. Their expert knowledge of the martial arts combined with their street smarts, has made them both formidable fighting machines. But now Billy is faced with his greatest...
Ark Area
1987 - Ark Area
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4
'Ark Area' is a shoot'em up arcade game release by UPL in 1989. Players will control a fighter aircraft that can attack in all directions in order to defeat enemies that appear from various directions. This is a title full of unique features from UPL including appealing graphics, sounds, as...
Guerrilla War
1987 - Guerrilla War
Arcade Games, NES, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Commodore 64, PSP, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Your small island country is struggling against the cruel domination of an evil dictator. Two players can join forces as guerilla fighters to battle the dictator's army, rescue the prisoners, and bring liberation! Do you have the skills and courage to confront this dangerous challenge?
Butasan
1987 - Butasan
Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Sharp X68000, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
'Buta san' is an action game that was released from JALECO in 1987. Players try to survive while throwing time bombs at each other. Can you survive the gauntlet of 100 fellow pigs to become the champion Pig? In this title, two players can play together to help or hamper each other. The...
Gemini Wing
1987 - Gemini Wing
Arcade Games, Amiga, MSX, Commodore 64, Atari ST, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Sharp X68000, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
You're really up against it this time. These revolting robots have finally upped and turned their horribly powerful weapons on their kind human masters. Someone's got to stop it before it all gets out of hand... I mean, you just can't have bloodthirsty cyborg assassins roaming the streets and...
A-Jax
1987 - A-Jax
Arcade Games, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Sharp X68000, PC, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Mankind has launched its final counterattack. A-JAX, attack! "A-JAX" is a shooting game released by KONAMI in 1987. Players play as special combat troops codenamed "A-JAX" with the goal of destroying an army of alien invaders. This work was ahead of its time using flashy sound effects and...
Tecmo Bowl
1987 - Tecmo Bowl (1987)
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
TECMO BOWL - The game of guts and glory! Now, strap on your helmet and go for it! Choose your team and select plays for your own game plan. From the snap, total control of every pass, block, run, and tackle is in your hands. Tecmo Bowl!
P.O.W.: Prisoners of War
1988 - P.O.W.: Prisoners of War
Arcade Games, NES, PSP, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Control a military prisoner who breaks free from his cell, and must fight through waves of incoming enemy combatants. Fight via close-quarters-combat, or shoot your enemies with weapons they have dropped in this side-scrolling beat 'em up originally released in 1988!
Ninja Spirit
1988 - Ninja Spirit
Arcade Games, Amiga, Atari ST, TurboGrafx-16, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Game Boy, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Play as the ninja Moonlight and engage in a fierce battle to avenge his father's death and unlock the secrets of his birth. Use four types of weapons: katana, shuriken, bombs and chain and sickles to battle your way through the enemies.
Gradius II
1988 - Gradius II: Gofer no Yabou
NES, Arcade Games, Sharp X68000, Turbo CD, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
This shooter is the sequel to the seminal masterpiece, GRADIUS. Two years after its last epic battle, the GRADIUS army recommissions the VIC VIPER superdimensional warplane to combat the invasion of a new nemesis known as GOFER. Piloting the latest model of the VIC VIPER, players can select...
Crazy Climber 2
1988 - Crazy Climber 2
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
CRAZY CLIMBER is an action game for arcade game produced by Nichibutsu in 1980. Players control the right hand and left hand of the twin lever to overcome various obstacles and climb to the top of the skyscraper.
Thunder Cross
1988 - Thunder Cross
Arcade Games, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Wipe out the Mechanikon hordes! "THUNDER CROSS" is a shooting game released by KONAMI in 1988. Take control of the BLUE THUNDER M-45 and fight against the Mechanikon hordes. Multiple versions of the game are included, such as the "OLD Japanese Version" and the "NEW Japanese Version," which...
Vigilante
1988 - Vigilante
Sega Master System, TurboGrafx-16, Commodore 64, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Atari ST, Arcade Games, MSX, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
On the baddest streets of the city they know your name. You are lean and mean... the karate master they call the Vigilante! Your turf was left alone. Your friends and neighbors lived in peace. Until the Rogue gang got too big for their britches. You chilled, hoping things wouldn't get too rough....
Legend Of Makai
1988 - Legend Of Makai
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Set out on an adventure to save the princess who was captured by the enemy. Buy weapons and items from the shop, and get hints from the townspeople and shop owners to help solve the mysteries of each stage.
Ninja Kazan
1988 - Ninja Kazan
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Ninja Kazan! Travel the world to recover the Scroll of the Five. "Ninja Kazan " is an action game released by JALECO in 1988. Take control of Ninja Kazan, and set out on a journey across the world, reclaiming 5 lost secrets to recover the Scroll of the Five. Become a master of the ninja arts...
P-47: The Phantom Fighter
1988 - P-47: The Phantom Fighter
Arcade Games, TurboGrafx-16, Commodore 64, Amiga, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, PC, iOS (iPhone/iPad), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Use machine guns and special weapons to defeat the enemy troops attacking from the land, sea, and air. With exhilarating great plains, seas of clouds shining in the setting sun, and the open ocean where battleships 4 screens long appear, and more. These immersive stages can be enjoyed with 2...
Formation Armed F
1988 - Formation Armed F
Arcade Games, TurboGrafx-16, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Equip armor with a wide variety of attacks and utilize formation changes to eradicate the enemy! "Armed F' is a shooting game that was released from Nichibutsu in 1988. Players equip 'Armor' what can make variety attacks, and fight in variety world such as the insect stage and the machine...
Double Dragon II: The Revenge
1988 - Double Dragon II: The Revenge
Arcade Games, NES, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, MSX, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Atari ST, PC, Game Boy, Amiga, Genesis, Turbo CD, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PlayStation 4
The Double Dragons - Billy and Jimmy Lee - are back to avenge the loss of Marion! In their quest to defeat the evil Shadow Warriors, the martial arts duo are challenged in 9 incredible missions, facing ruthless street gangs, nunchaku-toting ninja and giant mutant warriors! The non-stop action...
Crime Fighters
1989 - Crime Fighters
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Plenty of young & beautiful women are missing and the city's local kingpin is the main suspect. As a group of street vigilantes you must venture into the most dangerous zones of your city and destroy all street punks & criminals that are dumb enough to get in your way in order to rescue...
Block Hole
1989 - Quarth
Arcade Games, MSX, Game Boy, NES, Sharp X68000, PlayStation 2, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Warning! QUARTH is the blockbuster puzzle challenge guaranteed to knock your socks and your block off at a maddening, mind-numbing pace. With a mortifying rain of bionic block patterns descending upon you, you race back and forth in your powerful Blockbuster ship obliterating the blocks before...
Plus Alpha
1989 - Plus Alpha
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Get items to transform your fighter ship into different 3 types of ship!! "PLUS ALPHA" is a shooting game released by JALECO in 1989. To rescue the 7 kingdoms from tyranny, the warrior girls SELIA and RUMY set out in their fighter ships. Each of the 3 types of fighter ships has their own...
Saint Dragon
1989 - Saint Dragon
Amiga, Arcade Games, TurboGrafx-16, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, MSX, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Who will settle this battle...!? "SAINT DRAGON" is a shooting game released by JALECO in 1989. Set in outer space with detailed graphics, giant space dragon SAINT DRAGON fights fiercely against enemy mechs. This game features simple 1 button controls for firing normal bullets and special...
X Multiply
1989 - X Multiply
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Scientists discovered that the mysterious deaths of the Stun Star system colonists was due to shock from an invasion of parasitic microscopic aliens. They shrink down and deploy Microscopic Fighter X-002 into the victims' bodies. Skillfully use the 3 tentacles you're armored with for offense...
Atomic Robo-Kid
1989 - Atomic Robo-Kid
Commodore 64, Arcade Games, TurboGrafx-16, Genesis, Sharp X68000, Amiga, Atari ST, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
The Atomic Robokid has just graduated from the Universal University of Space Combat and is on his first mission to travel deep into enemy territory and destroy everything that gets in his way. Trundle through subterranean passageways sprinkled with metal and bones, black and rubbery blobs,...
Omega Fighter
1989 - Omega Fighter
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Fight for a high-score as you dangerously approach the enemies! "OMEGA FIGHTER" is a shooting game released by UPL in 1989. Use two kinds of Shots and a variety of items to defeat the enemies invading Earth and destroy their giant mothership. As enemies are approached and destroyed, your score...
Gradius III
1989 - Gradius III
Arcade Games, Super Nintendo, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
The gentle Gradians thought they were cured of Bacterion's contemptible curse after a generation of germ-free living. Guess again. That wretched fiend is once again wreaking havoc on Gradius and the surrounding planets. It's your destiny to put an end to it. Unless maybe you think life as an...
Ikari III: The Rescue
1989 - Ikari III: The Rescue
Arcade Games, NES, Commodore 64, PC, PSP, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
It's the end of the 20th century. A worldwide economic recession wreaks havoc with the nation and the planet. The impending threat of anarchy has given rise to a secret vice organization called "Crime Ghost." Dangerously poised to take over the world with its diabolic strategy,...
Lightning Fighters
1990 - Lightning Fighters
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Mankind's final fight is at hand. "LIGHTNING FIGHTERS" is a shooting game released by KONAMI in 1990. "SUPER FIGHTERS" mounted with plasma wave weapons and "TRIGON", an unmanned auxiliary combat pod, are sent out into battle as mankind's final trump card to repel the invasion of an alien...
Shadow Warriors
1990 - Ninja Gaiden (Arcade)
Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, Atari ST, Amiga, PC, Lynx, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Genesis
Ninja Action! The stage is set for conspiracy, mystery and evil in America. Come with Ninja Ryu as he takes you on his fateful journey. Tecmo's unique cinema display system develops the story stage by stage. You piece together the puzzle, while watching the movie-like graphics. Decide what action...
Rod-Land
1990 - RodLand
Arcade Games, Amiga, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Sinclair ZX81/Spectrum, NES, Game Boy, iOS (iPhone/iPad), PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Something very bizarre has happened in the fairy village. What has happened to change the inhabitants from chummy chappies into fluffy fiends? They've only gone and kidnapped the beloved Mom of our angelic fairy heroes, Tam and Rit. She now lies captured in the top of the Maboots Tower waiting to...
Earth Defense Force
1991 - Earth Defense Force
Super Nintendo, Arcade Games, iOS (iPhone/iPad), PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
The graphics will dazzle you, the speed will astound you... but if you don't think fast and shoot faster, you won't have a choice against the alien firestorm. Because in EARTH DEFENSE FORCE, the best defence is always a great offense. So get ready to hit first and hit fast in the hardest-hitting...
Detana!! TwinBee
1991 - Detana!! TwinBee
Sharp X68000, Arcade Games, TurboGrafx-16, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Its the popular vertical-scrolling shooter renowned for its cute and comical world. Here come Twinbee and Winbee on a mission to save the planet from evil alien invaders! Standing in their way are six stages full of goofy enemies! Play as Twinbee in one-player mode, or team up with Winbee in...
Thunder Dragon
1991 - Thunder Dragon
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
You must pilot a manned combat helicopter "Thunder Dragon" in order to stop a group of mad scientists that have taken over an automated weapon of destruction. Utilize 4 different types of shots, each with their own unique characteristics, as well as powerful bombs to save humanity from imminent...
Thunder Cross II
1991 - Thunder Cross II
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Thunder Cross II is an Action game, developed and published by Konami, which was released in 1991.
64th Street: A Detective Story
1991 - 64th Street: A Detective Story
Arcade Games, iOS (iPhone/iPad), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Slam evil against the wall! "64th. STREET" is an action game released by JALECO in 1991. Detective RICK and his partner ALLEN follow the kidnapping of a company president's daughter and fight the many thugs that attack them. It's a game full of thrills, with the duo's satisfying combo moves...
Sunset Riders
1991 - Sunset Riders
Arcade Games, Genesis, Super Nintendo, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
You're a brave bounty hunter pursuing outlaw scum like Simon Greedwell, Paco Loco, and Chief Scalpen. Each bad guy has a big reward on his head. And they're helped by hordes of bandits, gunslingers and horse thieves, so pack loads of lead. Track those rotten skunks through an Indian village, on a...
Saboten Bombers
1992 - Saboten Bombers
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Take control of a good little cactus that lives in your house. While you are out, he will protect your house. Throw bombs to drive out the bad cactuses and insects.
Koutetsu Yousai Strahl
1992 - Koutetsu Yousai Strahl
Arcade Games, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
Words are futile! Destroy the steel demon! Bent on world domination, mad scientist Gegeben Funkerun has formed the secret society, "Aizerun Geist." Select from four types of main weapons, sub weapons, and bombs, and use them to destroy the steel fortress KOUTETSU YOUSAI STRAHL!
In the Hunt
1993 - In the Hunt
Arcade Games, PlayStation, Saturn, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
You're the captain of the latest, meanest, baddest attack sub in the sea. And it's a good thing too, 'cause you're gonna need every ounce of firepower you can muster to complete the mission! It's time to load torpedoes and open launch bays. The enemy is at full mobilization. Get ready for the...
Cybattler
1993 - Cybattler
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
Take control of the new prototype CYBATTLER mech, "BLANCHE," and battle in space against a mysterious military force. Engage the enemy in a variety of ways. Get up close with the Beam sword, or take out multiple targets at once with the Beam launcher, the choice is up to you.
Zero Team
1993 - Zero Team
Arcade Games, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch
We're the invincible ZERO TEAM! We won't lose to the villains! Four members of the ZERO TEAM take off to save a woman kidnapped by evil ninja. Partake in technical battles with simple controls and, while using the environment from time to time, defeat the enemies attacking from all directions!...

Contributions

Data for this franchise was contributed by jimfish and Bass_X0.