Category: shooter

TOMB RAIDER: LEGEND

Tomb Raider: Legend was released  April 11, 2006 by Eidos. The game was developed by Crystal Dynamics. The game is an 3rd person action adventure title. This game uses disc checks and Securom, Macromedia, Starforce, Tagès and other protection systems are being rejected by Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 10 for security reasons (KB3086255). Tomb …

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APACHE LONGBOW ASSAULT

Apache Longbow Assault was released on January 13, 2004 by Activision Value. The game was developed by InterActive Vision Games.Apache Longbow Assault is a helicopter aerial combat game. On a recon operation to identify potential terrorist threats, it was discovered that a militant group known as ‘The Solar Martyrs’ may have nuclear weapons at their disposal. …

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MAX PAYNE

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Max Payne was released on July 25, 2001 by Rockstar Games. The game was developed by Remedy Entertainment. Max Payne is a third person action shooter. Max Payne is a man with nothing to lose in the violent, cold urban night. A fugitive undercover cop framed for murder, hunted by cops and the mob, Max is …

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BLAIR WITCH, VOL. 1

Blair Witch, Vol. 1 – Rustin Parr  was released October 3, 2000 by Gathering of Developers. Blair Witch, Vol. 1 – Rustin Parr was developed by Terminal Reality The game is a 3D horror adventure. The story takes place in the year 1941, and with the exception of the opening section in the Spookhouse HQ, …

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STARLANCER

Starlancer was released March 31, 2000 by Microsoft Game Studios. The game was developed by Digital Anvil. Starlancer is space combat simulator. Starlancer is a video game that simulates combat in space.  The game is spectacular considering its release date. It is the year 2160. Mankind has colonized the solar system and two political entities …

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STAR WARS: X-WING ALLIANCE

Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance was released March 28, 1999 by LucasArts. The game was developed by Totally Games.Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance is a space simulation game. Apart from the usual badges and medals for winning missions – a feature shared by the other games of the X-Wing computer game series – progress is also indicated …

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DESCENT

Descent was released on December 17, 1994 by Interplay. The game was developed by Parallax Software. Descent is a first person shooter. Descent is a highly advanced first person shooter boasting six degrees of freedom. One of the few games in its class to allow the player full freedom in moving up and down, left and …

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ALIEN BREED

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Alien Breed was released on December 1, 1991 by Team 17 who also developed the game. Alien Breed is a top down run and gun action game. This game originally was developed on the Amiga and the PC version was released late in 1993. The game was based heavily, and unofficially, on the Alien films, …

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PREDATOR 2

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Predator 2 was released on  November 30, 1990 by Konami. The game was developed by Oxford Mobius and Arc Developments. Predator 2 is a rail shooter. The game was released originally for MS-DOS then it was released on the Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and ZX Spectrum. A rail shooter limits the player to moving …

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STAR CONTROL

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Star Control was released on July 31, 1990 by Accolade. The game was developed by Toys for Bob. Star Control is a space based action shooter. Gameplays focuses on players in close proximity firing laser weapons. The actions is close to a méleé with the close quarters. The player also has projectile weapons that can also be …

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GAUNTLET

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Gauntlet was released on October 1985 by Atari who also developed the game. Gauntlet  is a hack and slash action game. Atari game designer Ed Logg designed the game. Gauntlet is one of the first multi-player dungeon crawl arcade games. The game offered a TMS5220C speech chip that was encoded by Earl Vickers. The game is wider than …

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1942

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1942 was released on December 1984 by Capcom. 1942 is a shoot-em-up action game. 1942 was designed by Yoshiki Okamoto. The player has to shoot down enemy planes; to avoid enemy fire, the player can perform a roll or vertical loop. During the game the player may collect a series of power-ups, one of them allowing …

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BEYOND CASTLE WOLFENSTEIN

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Beyond Castle Wolfenstein was released on November, 1884 by Muse Software who also developed it. Beyond Castle Wolfenstein is a side-scroll action shooter. The game is a direct sequel to Castle Wolfenstein, it is the second game in the Wolfenstein series, and the last installment to be released by original developer Muse Software. Unlike the original, …

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STAR WARS

Star Wars was released circa May 1983 by Atari who also developed the game. Star Wars is  a first person space combat game. The PC version was converted by Parker Brothers who distributed it under Broderbund. Star Wars brings action gaming to the PC. This game was also published in most consoles in the early …

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ASTRO DODGE

Astro Dodge was released on March 10, 1982 by Digital Marketing Corporation who also developed the game. Astro Dodge is a space based shooter. This game was designed by David Gangola. This game was released as shareware which was very common in the early DOS period. The original Atari Asteroids was a world class arcade game. …

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