Page 2: Sharp X1 Games (Newest First)

Punch Ball Mario Bros.

2009-10-03

An unusual variation of Mario Bros. in which Mario and Luigi throw "punch balls" at enemies rather than hitting them from below.

  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Hitachi S1
  • Mario Bros. Special

    2009-10-03

    A reimagining of the Mario Bros. arcade game, developed exclusively for Japanese computer systems by Hudson Entertainment and released in 1984. Each stage in th...

  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Sony SMC-777
  • Hitachi S1
  • Portopia Renzoku Satsujin Jiken

    2009-10-02

    An adventure game created by Yuji Horii and published by Enix in 1983 where the player controls a detective solving a murder mystery. The title helped establish...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Plazma Line

    2009-10-02

    Action racing game created by TechnoSoft and released in 1984, initially for the PC-88 and then other Japanese computer platforms. It was the first home video g...

  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Harry Fox: Yuki no Maou hen

    2009-10-02

    Adventure game created by Micro Cabin in 1986.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Dezeni World

    2009-10-01

    Adventure game created by Hudson in 1986.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Hitachi S1
  • Dezeni Land

    2009-10-01

    Adventure game created by Hudson in 1983.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Hitachi S1
  • Star Trek

    2009-10-01

    Simulation game created by Tsukumo in 1981.

  • MSX
  • Arcade
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Shin Taketori Monogatari

    2009-10-01

    Adventure game developed by Cross Media Soft in 1984.

  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Jankyou

    2009-10-01

    Mahjong game developed by Hudson Soft in 1983.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Hitachi S1
  • Thunder Force

    2009-09-30

    Side-scrolling shooter developed by TechnoSoft in 1983.

  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Wingman 2: Kitakura no Fukkatsu

    2009-09-30

    Wingman 2: Kitakura no Fukkatsu ("Wingman 2: Resurrection of Kitakura") is an adventure game developed by TamTam and published by Enix in 1986.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Wingman

    2009-09-30

    An adventure game based off the anime and manga franchise of the same name published by Enix in 1984.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Aspic

    2009-09-30

    RPG developed by Xtalsoft in 1986. It was developed for home computers and later ported to the Famicom Disk System.

  • Famicom Disk System
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Karuizawa Yuukai Annai

    2009-09-30

    An adventure game created by Yuji Horii in 1985 about a young man trying to find the sister of his girlfriend.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Super Mario Bros. Special

    2009-01-29

    Super Mario Bros. Special is a sequel to Super Mario Bros. created by Hudson Soft. It is also the predecessor to The Lost Levels.

  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • Happy Fret

    2009-01-27

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • Golf

    2008-07-29

    The original golf game for the Nintendo Entertainment System.

  • Game Boy
  • Game Boy Advance
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Arcade
  • Famicom Disk System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Grobda

    2008-07-28

    Grobda is a shooter released by Namco in 1984. It can be found in the Namco Museum Battle Collection.

  • Arcade
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • J.B. Harold Murder Club

    2008-07-27

    Originally released in 1986, J.B. Harold: Murder Club is the first entry in the long-running noir adventure game series.

  • MSX
  • Mac
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Nintendo DS
  • TurboGrafx-CD
  • TurboGrafx-16
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • iPhone
  • FM Towns
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Castlequest

    2008-07-25

    An updated version of The Castle, featuring a new set of puzzles for the 100-room castle. It is best known for its NES port, which was the only version of the s...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • GamePark 32
  • Tennis

    2008-06-26

    A Nintendo Entertainment System game developed and published by Nintendo as part of their series of sports games. It can be played in singles or doubles.

  • Game Boy
  • Game Boy Advance
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • Famicom Disk System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • Sharp MZ
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Wii U
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Digital Devil Monogatari: Megami Tensei

    2008-04-01

    The original game in the Megami Tensei franchise. Based on a novel by Aya Nishitani, it introduced many of the elements the series is known for such as demon ba...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Choplifter!

    2008-04-01

    Originally developed by Dan Gorlin of Brøderbund, Choplifter!, which claims to be the computer! game of the year, focuses on the simple mechanics of avoiding f...

  • Sega Master System
  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 8-bit
  • VIC-20
  • ColecoVision
  • TI-99/4A
  • Atari 5200
  • Atari 7800
  • Arcade
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sega SG-1000
  • Sony SMC-777
  • Coleco Adam
  • A-Ressha de Ikou

    2008-04-01

    A train/railroad management simulation, released by Artdink in 1985. It was a landmark management simulation title, influencing a number of later games in the g...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

    2008-04-01

    Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • Front Line

    2008-04-01

    Walk forward and take out the opposition in this early arcade run & gun shooter from Taito.

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 2600
  • ColecoVision
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • PlayStation 4
  • Casio PV-1000
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Casio PV-2000
  • Sokoban

    2008-04-01

    A simple puzzle game created in 1980 by Hiroyuki Imabayashi and published by Thinking Rabbit in 1982.

  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • TRS-80 CoCo
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • BBC Micro
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Sega SG-1000
  • Epoch Game Pocket Computer
  • Wibarm

    2008-04-01

    An early role-playing shooter released by Arsys Software for the PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computers in 1986 and ported to MS-DOS by Brøderbund. An early RPG-shoot...

  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Mappy

    2008-04-01

    An action maze game where a mouse policeman has to find stolen goods in a house filled with crooked cats.

  • Game Boy Advance
  • Game Gear
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 2600
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • iPhone
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Super Cassette Vision
  • PlayStation 4
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Sord M5
  • Wizardry II: The Knight of Diamonds

    2008-04-01

    Wizardry II continues the story arc that had started with the first game. After Werdna's defeat, a new threat arises to disrupt the peace of the kingdom. A part...

  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • Mac
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • Pool of Radiance

    2008-04-01

    Volume one of SSI's Forgotten Realms series in which your party sets out on a journey to save the city of Phlan from the evil Tyranthraxus.

  • Amiga
  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • Mac
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • PC
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • Boxxle II

    2008-04-01

    Boxxle 2 is a puzzle game in which you have to push crates from point A to point B without getting them stuck.

  • Game Boy
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Hitachi S1
  • DoorDoor

    2008-04-01

    DoorDoor is an arcade-style puzzle game developed by Chunsoft founder Koichi Nakamura and published by Enix. As Enix's very first game, the player's task is to ...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Hitachi S1
  • Rollerball

    2008-04-01

    A pinball game featuring an extra long table themed after New York City.

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • Hydlide 3

    2008-04-01

    The third game in T&E Soft's Hydlide series of action RPGs, released on various home computers and consoles. Originally released in 1987, a graphically enha...

  • Genesis
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • Spy vs. Spy

    2008-04-01

    Based off the popular MAD Magazine comic strip, Spy vs. Spy is said to be one of the earliest "split screen" games. Two players are pit against each other and m...

  • Amiga
  • Sega Master System
  • Amstrad CPC
  • Apple II
  • Atari ST
  • Commodore 64
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 8-bit
  • Game Boy Color
  • iPhone
  • Sharp X1
  • iPad
  • Android
  • Gradius

    2008-04-01

    A side scrolling arcade shoot 'em up and the first in Konami's famous series. The game became famous for its extreme difficulty and varied power-ups.

  • Amstrad CPC
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • TurboGrafx-16
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Wii U
  • PlayStation 4
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

    2008-04-01

    An action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1985 that was the company's first blockbuster success, becoming one of the best selling Japanese PC games of all time.

  • MSX
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Dragon Slayer

    2008-04-01

    Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. The title helped to pioneer the action RPG genre in Japan and spawned many...

  • Game Boy
  • MSX
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Super Cassette Vision
  • Excitebike

    2008-04-01

    Excitebike is a 1985 motocross racing game for the NES. Race around premade tracks and even create custom ones!

  • Game Boy Advance
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Wii U
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Solitaire Royale

    2008-04-01

    The earliest known card solitaire game released via retail, Solitaire Royale features 11 games: eight standard and three children's.

  • Amiga
  • MSX
  • Mac
  • Apple IIgs
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Miracle Warriors: Seal of the Dark Lord

    2008-04-01

    A role-playing game in which the player must gather a party of four warriors and battle the evil Lord Terarin. Originally released in 1986 for Japanese home com...

  • Sega Master System
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Thexder

    2008-04-01

    An action shooter game featuring a giant robot which can transform into a jet. Trapped within a mysterious facility, the goal is to navigate 16 maze-like levels...

  • Amiga
  • Apple II
  • MSX
  • Mac
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Apple IIgs
  • TRS-80 CoCo
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Sharp MZ
  • Ys: The Vanished Omens

    2008-04-01

    The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil force...

  • Sega Master System
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Apple IIgs
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Nobunaga's Ambition

    2008-04-01

    The second game in Koei's Nobunaga's Ambition series of historical simulation-strategy games set in the warring states era of Japan, and the first to be release...

  • Amiga
  • Game Boy
  • Genesis
  • Super Nintendo Entertainment System
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • WonderSwan
  • Wii Shop
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Wii U
  • Ice Climber

    2008-04-01

    In Ice Climber the player controls a hammer wielding Eskimo that needs to climb 32 ice-covered mountains in order to recover a stolen vegetable from a giant con...

  • Game Boy Advance
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Wii Shop
  • Famicom Disk System
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Wii U
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Brain Breaker

    2008-04-01

    Brain Breaker is an epic open-world platform-adventure for the Sharp X1 Japanese home computer. It was an early Metroidvania-style game, predating both Metroid ...

  • Sharp X1
  • Stop the Express

    2008-04-01

  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Sharp X1
  • Hitachi S1
  • Cannon Ball

    2008-04-01

    Cannon Ball is a early Hudson game where players destroy large spheres with a harpoon.

  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Flicky

    2008-04-01

    Players control Flicky, a bird who must escort chicks to the exit door while avoiding cats.

  • Genesis
  • MSX
  • Arcade
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Sega SG-1000
  • Dragon Buster

    2008-04-01

    Dragon Buster is a dungeon-crawling, arcade platformer with RPG elements, released by Namco in 1985. It was later ported to various home systems. It featured se...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Wii U
  • PlayStation 4
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Mystery Fun House

    2008-04-01

    The seventh entry in the original Scott Adams text adventure series. This time the player finds himself hoplessly lost in the middle of a carnival fun house and...

  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • Atari 8-bit
  • TI-99/4A
  • Dragon 32/64
  • TRS-80
  • TRS-80 CoCo
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • BBC Micro
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Browser
  • Penguin-Kun Wars

    2008-04-01

    A menagerie of animals roll balls at each other across a large table, with the goal being to get every single ball into the opponent's goal simultaneously.

  • Game Boy
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Arcade
  • iPhone
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Sharp MZ
  • PlayStation 4
  • Nintendo Switch
  • The Legend of Kage

    2008-04-01

    Swing a blade and toss shuriken at enemies in this Arcade action game from Taito.

  • Amstrad CPC
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • Sharp X1
  • PlayStation 4
  • 1942

    2008-04-01

    1942 is a vertical shooter set in an exaggerated World War 2 universe. It went on to be one of Capcom's very first hits.

  • Amstrad CPC
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Game Boy Color
  • Arcade
  • Xbox 360 Games Store
  • Wii Shop
  • PlayStation Network (PS3)
  • PC
  • iPhone
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • iPad
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Super Billiards

    2008-04-01

    A billiards game from HAL Laboratory. It is the first commercially released game in which Satoru Iwata was credited.

  • MSX
  • Sharp X1
  • The Castle

    2008-04-01

    Traverse a vast castle with 100 puzzling rooms to rescue the imprisoned princess in this 1985 action-adventure platformer for Japanese computers.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sega SG-1000
  • Tombs & Treasure

    2008-04-01

    This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Aztec

    2008-04-01

    The player has to find the Golden Idol which is hidden within a ancient Aztec temple in this 2D action-adventure platformer.

  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • Atari 8-bit
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Sony SMC-777
  • Flappy

    2008-04-01

    A puzzle game from dB Soft for various home systems. It was the first dB Soft game on the Famicom. The player controls a mole-like creature named Flappy and mus...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Wii Shop
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Hitachi S1
  • Elevator Action

    2008-04-01

    Elevator Action is a 1983 arcade game by Taito where players control Agent 17, who is attempting to steal documents in a tall building.

  • Game Boy
  • Amstrad CPC
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 2600
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Wii U
  • Sega SG-1000
  • PlayStation 4
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Master of Monsters

    2008-04-01

    A turn-based strategy game in which the player conquers maps with armies of summoned monsters.

  • Genesis
  • MSX
  • TurboGrafx-CD
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • American Truck

    2008-04-01

    Drive these American trucks in American Truck from Telenet.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Pac-Man

    2008-04-01

    One of the most popular arcade games of all time, Pac-Man was released in arcades in 1980 and became a pop culture icon for the decade.

  • Game Boy
  • Game Boy Advance
  • Game Gear
  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 8-bit
  • VIC-20
  • Atari 2600
  • TI-99/4A
  • Intellivision
  • Atari 5200
  • Atari 7800
  • iPod
  • Neo Geo Pocket Color
  • Arcade
  • NUON
  • Xbox 360 Games Store
  • Wii Shop
  • Famicom Disk System
  • PC
  • iPhone
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Sharp MZ
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Browser
  • Commodore 16
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Ultima III: Exodus

    2008-04-01

    The first Ultima game to be published by Origin Systems Inc.

  • Amiga
  • Apple II
  • Atari ST
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • Mac
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 8-bit
  • PC
  • FM Towns
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Valis: The Fantasm Soldier

    2008-04-01

    A side scrolling action game with a female protagonist. The original 1986 8-bit game was later remade for the Genesis/MegaDrive and the PC-Engine Super CD form...

  • Genesis
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • TurboGrafx-CD
  • PlayStation Network (PS3)
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • PlayStation Network (PSP)
  • Battle City

    2008-04-01

    A multi-directional shooter where the player commandeers a tank to destroy the enemy and protect their base.

  • Game Boy
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Wii U
  • Chack'n Pop

    2008-04-01

    An early Arcade action game from Taito and in many ways a precursor to their bigger hit Bubble Bobble. The player controls the eponymous avian Chack'n as she at...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sega SG-1000
  • PlayStation 4
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Space Harrier

    2008-04-01

    Play as a flying dude holding a large cannon as he takes on giant mechs, flying mushrooms, and fire-breathing dragon skeletons.

  • Amiga
  • Game Gear
  • Sega Master System
  • Amstrad CPC
  • Atari ST
  • Commodore 64
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Sega 32X
  • Saturn
  • TurboGrafx-16
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Herzog

    2008-04-01

    Herzog is an early strategy game made by TechnoSoft and released exclusively in Japan. It ran on the MSX and NEC PC-88 home computers.

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • Bruce Lee

    2008-04-01

    Based on the famous martial artist of the same name, Bruce Lee is a 1984 action-adventure platformer starring Bruce himself. Navigate a perilous fortress while ...

  • Amstrad CPC
  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Atari 8-bit
  • PC
  • iPhone
  • NEC PC-8801
  • BBC Micro
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • iPad
  • Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

    2008-04-01

    The direct sequel to Ys: Ancient Ys Vanished developed by Falcom and released on a number of platforms.

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • BurgerTime

    2008-04-01

    Play as chef Peter Pepper, climbing ladders and running over burger ingredients to assemble giant burgers, whilst avoiding dastardly hot dogs, pickles and frie...

  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • PlayStation 2
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 2600
  • ColecoVision
  • TI-99/4A
  • Intellivision
  • Arcade
  • Famicom Disk System
  • PC
  • Aquarius
  • Sharp X1
  • Sharp MZ
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • PlayStation 4
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Coleco Adam
  • Princess Tomato in the Salad Kingdom

    2008-04-01

    An adventure game in which, as Sir Cucumber, you must rescue Princess Tomato.

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Wii Shop
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Sony SMC-777
  • Hitachi S1
  • Romance of the Three Kingdoms

    2008-04-01

    The first game in Koei's long-running strategy game series, based on the Chinese historical novel of the same name.

  • Amiga
  • Game Boy
  • Game Boy Advance
  • Super Nintendo Entertainment System
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • Sharp MZ
  • Spare Change

    2008-04-01

    Run your own video arcade and try to keep your token machines filled in this frantic action game from Brøderbund.

  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • Sharp X1
  • Phantasie II

    2008-04-01

    A role-playing adventure and the second game in the Phantasie franchise. The player commands again a band of six adventurers and has to stop the Dark Lord Nicka...

  • Apple II
  • Atari ST
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • Atari 8-bit
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Volguard

    2008-04-01

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • Robo Wres 2001

    2008-04-01

    In AD 2001 wres was beginning

  • MSX
  • Arcade
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Bosconian

    2008-04-01

    Bosconian is an arcade multi-directional shooter where players must clear levels of enemy space stations.

  • MSX
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • Sharp X68000
  • Sharp X1
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sord M5
  • Championship Lode Runner

    2008-04-01

    A version of Lode Runner with a much harder collection of levels, intended for "champion" players. Some versions were exclusive to Japan, where Lode Runner was ...

  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 8-bit
  • Wii Shop
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Sega SG-1000
  • Sony SMC-777
  • Donkey Kong 3

    2008-04-01

    Mario steps aside to let Stanley the bugman have a go in the third Donkey Kong game.

  • Game Boy Advance
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • Sharp X1
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Wii U
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Super Laydock: Mission Striker

    2008-04-01

    The third and final game in the sci-fi shoot 'em up series.

  • MSX
  • Sharp X1
  • Archon: The Light and the Dark

    2008-04-01

    Archon: The Light and Dark is a popular hybrid of turn-based, chess-like strategy as well as 2-player action sequences. It has been released on numerous systems...

  • Amiga
  • Amstrad CPC
  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Mac
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 8-bit
  • PC
  • iPhone
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • iPad
  • Dig Dug

    2008-04-01

    Dig dug is an arcade game released in 1982. The objective is to kill the underground monsters by either squishing them under a rock through the tunnels you cre...

  • Game Boy Advance
  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 8-bit
  • VIC-20
  • Atari 2600
  • TI-99/4A
  • Intellivision
  • Atari 5200
  • Atari 7800
  • Arcade
  • Xbox 360 Games Store
  • Wii Shop
  • Famicom Disk System
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • iPhone
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Wii U
  • Xbox One
  • PlayStation 4
  • Casio PV-1000
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Galaxian

    2008-04-01

    Battle space aliens and avoid their suicidal attacks to survive in the world of Galaxian, Namco's first installment in the Galaxian franchise. It was a technica...

  • Apple II
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 8-bit
  • VIC-20
  • Atari 2600
  • ColecoVision
  • Atari 5200
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • Famicom Disk System
  • PC
  • Arcadia 2001
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Epoch Cassette Vision
  • Casio PV-1000
  • Sord M5
  • Sorcerian

    2008-04-01

    Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action comb...

  • Genesis
  • MSX
  • TurboGrafx-CD
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Hydlide

    2008-04-01

    Released in 1984, Hydlide was the first open-world action RPG. It was the first on-foot, fully-scaled, open-world game, and introduced innovations such as a hea...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • PC
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sharp MZ
  • Rally-X

    2008-04-01

    Released by Namco for arcades in 1980, Rally-X was the first scrolling open-world video game, and the first open-world driving/racing game.

  • MSX
  • VIC-20
  • Arcade
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Sharp MZ
  • PlayStation 4
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Albatross

    2008-04-01

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Tetris

    2008-04-01

    This shape-based Russian mind-bender set the stage for innumerable puzzle games to follow.

  • Amiga
  • Game Boy
  • Genesis
  • Super Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Amstrad CPC
  • Apple II
  • Atari ST
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Mac
  • PlayStation Portable
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • N-Gage
  • WonderSwan Color
  • Commodore 128
  • TRS-80 CoCo
  • Arcade
  • PlayStation Network (PS3)
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • iPhone
  • NEC PC-8801
  • BBC Micro
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • PlayStation Network (PSP)
  • iPad
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Browser
  • Sony SMC-777
  • Amstrad PCW
  • Bandit Kings of Ancient China

    2008-04-01

    Classic turn based strategy game based on the classic Chinese novel "Water Margin."

  • Amiga
  • MSX
  • Mac
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • PlayStation
  • Saturn
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • FM Towns
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Shanghai

    2008-04-01

    One of the earliest and most famous "mahjong solitaire" games, Shanghai is a puzzle game where players clear a formation of 144 mahjong tiles by matching unrest...

  • Amiga
  • Game Boy
  • Atari Lynx
  • Sega Master System
  • Apple II
  • Atari ST
  • Commodore 64
  • Mac
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Wii
  • Apple IIgs
  • TurboGrafx-16
  • Dragon 32/64
  • TRS-80 CoCo
  • Arcade
  • Wii Shop
  • Sharp X68000
  • FM Towns
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • Xevious

    2008-04-01

    Xevious is one of the first vertical scrolling shoot-em-up arcade games.

  • Amstrad CPC
  • Apple II
  • Atari ST
  • Commodore 64
  • MSX
  • ZX Spectrum
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Atari 7800
  • Arcade
  • Xbox 360 Games Store
  • Wii Shop
  • Famicom Disk System
  • Sharp X68000
  • iPhone
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • iPad
  • Android
  • Sharp MZ
  • Nintendo 3DS eShop
  • Wii U
  • PlayStation 4
  • Nintendo Switch
  • The Black Onyx

    2008-04-01

    One of the progenitors of Japanese RPGs, The Black Onyx brings the world of high-fantasy RPGs to Japanese computers as five brave adventurers set out through a ...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Game Boy Color
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Sega SG-1000
  • Psy-O-Blade

    2008-04-01

    An anime style adventure game that uses cut-scenes and text menus, as well as a few action sequences inspired by other sci-fi games.

  • Genesis
  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Genghis Khan

    2008-04-01

    A turn-based strategy game originally released in 1987 by Koei, the creators of Nobunaga's Ambition and Romance of the Three Kingdoms.

  • Amiga
  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • PC
  • Sharp X68000
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • Bokosuka Wars

    2008-04-01

    An early action-strategy-RPG game created by Koji Sumii and published by ASCII for the Sharp X1 computer in 1983. The game is considered a precursor to several ...

  • MSX
  • Nintendo Entertainment System
  • Wii Shop
  • NEC PC-8801
  • NEC PC-9801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7
  • NEC PC-6001
  • Hitachi S1
  • The Black Onyx II: Search For The Fire Crystal

    2008-04-01

  • MSX
  • NEC PC-8801
  • Sharp X1
  • FM-7