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ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Damatta
software
eye 3,573
favorite 4
comment 0
Paradise Cafe (1985)(Damatta)(pt)[a] Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Published by Damatta Perspective Side view Narrative Adult Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Description This is a porn Portuguese game, based upon a character whose primary goal in life is to earn money, by the lowest means. The player incarnates the role of a marginal and criminal. He can become a drug dealer, a rapist, a burglar or an addicted for sex. The player has the ability to do many transgressions while taking...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Bug-Byte Software
software
eye 7,007
favorite 7
comment 0
Manic Miner (1983)(Bug-Byte Software) Released Jul, 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Russian Soft
software
eye 4,370
favorite 0
comment 0
Sex Tetris v1.2 (1993)(Russian Soft)[128K]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Damatta
software
eye 2,409
favorite 2
comment 1
Paradise Cafe (1985)(Damatta)(pt)[a2] Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Published by Damatta Perspective Side view Narrative Adult Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Description This is a porn Portuguese game, based upon a character whose primary goal in life is to earn money, by the lowest means. The player incarnates the role of a marginal and criminal. He can become a drug dealer, a rapist, a burglar or an addicted for sex. The player has the ability to do many transgressions while...
( 1 reviews )
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software
eye 949
favorite 1
comment 0
Miami Vice (1986)(Ocean) Developed by Canvas Software Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view, Top-down Vehicular Automobile Genre Action, Racing / Driving Misc Licensed Gameplay Shooter Description In this spin-off from a popular TV cop show of the 1980s, Crockett and Tubbs are trying to smash a drugs ring bossed by Mr. J. You have to start at the bottom, initially busting the casual dealers before reaching their suppliers, and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Zeppelin Games
software
eye 384
favorite 0
comment 0
Draconus (1988)(Zeppelin Games) Developed by Zeppelin Games Limited Released 1988 Also For Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64 Published by Zeppelin Games Limited Gameplay Arcade, Platform Genre Action Setting Fantasy Description Draconus is an arcade platformer where the player gains control of Frognum - a beast similar to a serpent or a dragon. His mission is to destroy the Tyrant Beast, an evil ruler of the dark and dangerous world in which Frognum lives. The main weapon in the game is fire breath,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Schultze
software
eye 5,082
favorite 3
comment 0
Manic Miner 2 (1985)(Schultze)(de)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Tynesoft
software
eye 396
favorite 0
comment 0
Auf Wiedersehen Pet (1984)(Tynesoft)[speech] Released 1984 Also For Commodore 64 Published by Tynesoft Computer Software Genre Action Misc Licensed Description Auf Wiedersehen Pet was a British TV series that ran from 1983 to 2004 over five series which showed the exploits of a group of English builders over various locations around the world. The game is based on the first series which first introduced us to the gang on a building site in Düsseldorf, West Germany and concentrates on one of...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Schultze
software
eye 4,917
favorite 1
comment 0
Manic Miner 2 (1985)(Schultze)(de)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software
eye 3,658
favorite 3
comment 0
Daley Thompson's Decathlon - Day 1 (1984)(Ocean) Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Erbe Software, S.A. Perspective Side view Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Genre Sports Misc Licensed Visual 2D scrolling 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 predictable...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Imagine Software
software
eye 1,500
favorite 1
comment 1
Jumping Jack (1983)(Imagine Software) Developed by Imagine Released 1983 Also For Atari 8-bit, Dragon 32/64 Published by Imagine Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Reaching the tops of 20 screens is the aim of Jack's life. The ledges go right across the screen, with gaps emerging at random intervals, through which Jack must aim. He can move along each ledge, and must avoid holes which open, as they can cause him to drop further. Later...
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ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mirrorsoft
software
eye 1,963
favorite 2
comment 0
Tetris (1988)(Mirrorsoft) Developed by Elorg Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, BBC Micro, DOS, Electron, Macintosh, MSX Published by Mirrorsoft Ltd. Perspective Side view Interface Direct Control Genre Action, Puzzle Gameplay Falling Block Puzzle Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The original commercially-licensed version of Alexey Pajitnov 's classic Tetris puzzle game. Geometric shapes fall from the top of a playfield to rest on the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
software
eye 4,187
favorite 2
comment 0
Manic Miner (1983)(Software Projects)[a] Released Jul, 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ultimate Play The Game
software
eye 4,746
favorite 6
comment 0
Sabre Wulf (1984)(Ultimate Play The Game)[a] Developed by Ashby Computers and Graphics Ltd. Released May, 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64 Published by Ultimate - Play the Game Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The ACG amulet (a reference to Ultimate's formal name of Ashby Computers and Graphics), has been split into four pieces, which are located in different parts of a jungle, and you're the intrepid explorer...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software
eye 5,135
favorite 9
comment 0
Donkey Kong (1986)(Ocean) Developed by Nintendo Co., Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, Coleco Adam, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, Dedicated handheld, Game Boy Advance, Intellivision, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PC Booter, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Wii, Wii U Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Released in the arcades in 1981, Donkey...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
software
eye 958
favorite 1
comment 0
Jet Set Willy II - The Final Frontier (1985)(Software Projects)[end] Developed by Software Projects Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Electron, iPad, iPhone, MSX Published by Software Projects Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description This platform game is the sequel of Jet Set Willy and basically just an extension of the previous game, adding 40 rooms to the existing 64 rooms of...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Manic Miner Technologies
software
eye 4,851
favorite 1
comment 0
Manic Miner - Eugene - Lord of the Bathroom (1999)(Manic Miner Technologies)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by U.S. Gold
software
eye 578
favorite 0
comment 0
Bounty Bob Strikes Back (1984)(U.S. Gold)[a2] Developed by Big Five Software Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64 Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform, Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Bounty Bob Strikes Back! is the sequel to Miner 2049er and features similar gameplay. As Bounty Bob, your goal is to claim every inch of 25 challenging mines. To do this, you must walk over each segment...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
software
eye 3,948
favorite 0
comment 0
Manic Miner (1983)(Software Projects)[a3] Released Jul, 1983 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, bada, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Oric, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone Published by Bug-Byte Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play the role of Miner Willy, a bold explorer and adventurer. He discovers a network of underground caverns used by an...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Opera Soft
software
eye 675
favorite 4
comment 0
Livingstone Supongo (1986)(Opera Soft)(es) Developed by Opera Soft S.A. Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX Published by Alligata Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Livingstone, I Presume? is a video adventure technologically almost identical to Goody , however this game has a more complex map and an obligation to alternate among three weapons and a pole that the player has from...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Marcin Borkowski
software
eye 261
favorite 0
comment 0
Puszka Pandory (1986)(Marcin Borkowski)(pl) Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1986 Perspective Text-based / Spreadsheet Interface Text Parser Genre Adventure Setting Post-Apocalyptic Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure Description Puszka Pandory (Pandora's Box) is a text adventure game, where the protagonist is investigating an uninhabited island to find and destroy a missile system threatening to destroy the remains of a post-apocalyptic world. The island is made up of 1600 locations,...
Topic: Text adventures
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mastertronic
software
eye 905
favorite 1
comment 0
Bosconian '87 (1987)(Mastertronic) Developed by Namco Limited Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Shooter Description This older arcade game got a budget-priced home conversion. Fighting it out above the earth for a newly-reunited people, you must shoot out the alien craft to depend your people. The game is a top-down shoot 'em up, with aliens to kill and rocks to destroy. Each...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by CDS Microsystems
software
eye 5,205
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Painter (1983)(CDS Microsystems) Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1983 Published by CDS Microsystems Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description 3D Painter is a maze game similar to the arcades respectively either aesthetically or gameplay-wise to Make Trax (Alpha Denshi, 1981) and Pac-Man (Namco, 1981). The player has to course the entire maze just like Pac-Man has to "eat" every dot present on the screen. The same principle is also...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Electric Dreams Software
software
eye 1,941
favorite 1
comment 0
Back to the Future (1985)(Electric Dreams Software) Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Electric Dreams Software Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Based on the 1985 time travel flick, Electric Dreams ' Back to the Future for the Commodore 64 (and ported to the ZX Spectrum) differs significantly from LJN 's version on the NES. The player takes control of teenager Marty McFly; zapped into the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Elite Systems
software
eye 3,482
favorite 8
comment 0
Commando (1985)(Elite Systems) Developed by Capcom Co., Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Android, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, DoJa, Electron, FM-7, Intellivision, iPad, iPhone, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC Booter, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360 Published by Elite Systems Ltd. Perspective Bird's-eye view Narrative War Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Several levels await your...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Atarisoft
software
eye 3,591
favorite 4
comment 0
Ms. Pac-Man (1984)(Atarisoft) Developed by Midway Mfg. Co., General Computer Corporation Released 1985 Also For Android, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, BlackBerry, Commodore 64, Game Boy, Game Gear, Genesis, iPhone, iPod Classic, Lynx, NES, Palm OS, PC Booter, PlayStation 4, SEGA Master System, SNES, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Windows, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One Published by Atarisoft Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
software
eye 2,841
favorite 4
comment 0
Rock Star Ate my Hamster (1989)(Codemasters)[t][128K] Developed by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64 Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Genre Strategy/Tactics Narrative Adult Description The player takes the role of Cecil Pitt, a wannabe rock star manager. They must choose from 1-4 rock stars (with names such as Tina Turnoff and Wacko Jacko) to manage by...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software
eye 3,374
favorite 1
comment 0
Daley Thompson's Decathlon - Day 2 (1984)(Ocean) Developed by Ocean Software Ltd. Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Erbe Software, S.A. Perspective Side view Sport Olympiad / Mixed Sports Genre Sports Misc Licensed Visual 2D scrolling 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 predictable...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Opera Soft
software
eye 686
favorite 0
comment 0
Last Mission, The (1987)(Opera Soft)(es) Developed by Opera Soft S.A. Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, MSX, PC Booter Published by Opera Soft S.A. Gameplay Arcade Genre Action Description The Last Mission is a side-view arcade game without scrolling (viewpoint moves from screen to screen) with map of big dimensions. The game takes its inspiration from games such as Underwurlde and Starquake . You control a tank-like robot which can be divided in two: you rotate caterpillar and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
software
eye 2,950
favorite 4
comment 0
Horace Goes Skiing (1982)(Sinclair Research) Developed by Psion Software Ltd. Released 1982 Also For Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Timex Sinclair 2068 Published by Sinclair Research Ltd. Perspective Top-down Sport Snowboarding / Skiing Genre Action, Sports Gameplay Platform Visual 2D scrolling 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 skis, and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by U.S. Gold
software
eye 1,460
favorite 3
comment 0
Raid over Moscow (1985)(U.S. Gold)[a] Developed by Access Software, Inc. Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Enterprise Published by U.S. Gold Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Visual Isometric Description The USSR has launched a huge attack on the USA, and the only hope for the free world is for you (as leader of a US Squadron of fighters) to destroy their defense bases. This is done in a multi-stage action game with some similarities to the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Martech Games
software
eye 1,771
favorite 2
comment 0
Samantha Fox Strip Poker (1986)(Martech Games)[a2] Developed by Software Communications Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, MSX Published by Martech Games Ltd. Gameplay Cards / Tiles Genre Strategy/Tactics Narrative Adult Description In this game, you play 5-card or 7-card stud poker, depending on the system. You are playing against Samantha Fox , a well known model and singer in the UK. The game is strip poker so, the more you win, the less she wears. From...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software
eye 1,101
favorite 1
comment 0
Donkey Kong (1986)(Ocean)[a] Developed by Nintendo Co., Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, Coleco Adam, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, Dedicated handheld, Game Boy Advance, Intellivision, MSX, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PC Booter, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Wii, Wii U Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Released in the arcades in 1981, Donkey...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
software
eye 939
favorite 0
comment 0
Oh Mummy!! (1986)(Sinclair Research) Developed by Gem Software Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Camputers Lynx, MSX, Tatung Einstein Published by Gem Software Perspective Top-down Interface Direct Control Genre Action, Puzzle Setting Egypt (Ancient) Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The pyramids of ancient Egypt are known to be full of treasure, but it will take a brave man to uncover them, as the spirits have sent guardians to protect them. In this game you play an archaeologist, and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Quicksilva
software
eye 1,018
favorite 3
comment 0
Max Headroom (1986)(Quicksilva) Developed by Binary Design, Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Quicksilva Ltd. Misc Licensed Perspective Top-down Genre Puzzle Setting Cyberpunk / Dark Sci-Fi Visual Isometric Description This game is based on a 1984 British television movie which led to a 14-episode television series that ran in 1987 in the U.S. It's an early cyberpunk vision set "twenty minutes in the future" where powerful corporations rule and compete...
Topic: Isometric graphics
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Infogrames
software
eye 509
favorite 2
comment 0
Prohibition (1987)(Infogrames) Developed by Infogrames Multimedia SA Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Thomson MO, Thomson TO Published by Infogrames Multimedia SA Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Prohibition is a shoot'em up taking place in New York in 1930. The town is overrun by gangsters and you're hired by the police to rid the town of them. The gameplay is simple: you're facing a row of buildings, a gangster pops up and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ubi Soft
software
eye 543
favorite 0
comment 0
Zombi (1990)(Ubi Soft)[a] Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS Published by Ubi Soft Entertainment Software Perspective 1st-person Interface Multiple Units/Characters Control, Point and Select Genre Adventure Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Puzzle elements, Survival Horror Description In Zombi you control a team of four intrepid travelers, who have landed their helicopter on the roof of a shopping centre in the hope of finding fuel. The problem is that,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
software
eye 1,321
favorite 1
comment 0
Captain America - Defies the Doom Tube (1988)(Go!)[a] Developed by Adventuresoft UK Ltd. Released 1988 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64 Published by GO! Media Holdings Ltd., U.S. Gold Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Misc Licensed Description Your task is to infiltrate Megalomann's desert headquarters, the Doom Tube. This consists of three cylinders, one inside the other, each divided into several decks (levels) which are subdivided into quadrants (rooms). They are...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Atarisoft
software
eye 3,153
favorite 5
comment 1
Pac-Man (1983)(Atarisoft) Developed by Namco Limited Released 1983 Also For Android, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, BlackBerry, Commodore 64, FM-7, Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, Game Gear, Intellivision, iPhone, MSX, Neo Geo Pocket Color, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Palm OS, PC-6001, PC-88, PC-98, PC Booter, PlayStation 4, Sharp X1, Sharp Zaurus, TI-99/4A, VIC-20, Wii, Wii U, Windows, Windows Phone, Xbox 360, Xbox One Published by Atarisoft Perspective Top-down Setting Fantasy...
( 1 reviews )
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Microsphere
software
eye 1,218
favorite 3
comment 0
Skool Daze (1985)(Microsphere)[a] Developed by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Commodore 64, iPad, iPhone Published by Microsphere Computer Services Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Visual 2D scrolling Description Skool Daze sets you as Eric, a typical scamp of a schoolboy whose school report is due, and it is so bad that his parents can't be allowed to see it. This means retrieving it from the headmaster's safe, by obtaining...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by The Manic Hacker
software
eye 964
favorite 0
comment 0
Slightly Manic (1992)(The Manic Hacker)
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
software
eye 562
favorite 0
comment 0
Kwik Snax Dizzy (1990)(Codemasters)[128K] Developed by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Perspective Top-down Interface Direct Control Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Dizzy must rescue four of his 'Yolkfolk' (groan) chums in this game, from Cuckoo Land, Ice Land, Cloud Land and Zak's Castle. Like Fast Food it...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Melbourne House
software
eye 1,246
favorite 1
comment 0
Penetrator (1982)(Melbourne House)[a] Developed by Beam Software Pty., Ltd. Released 1982 Also For Commodore 64, Microbee, Timex Sinclair 2068, TRS-80 Published by Melbourne House Perspective Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Penetrator involves guiding your ship through a horizontally-scrolling arrangement of caverns, in a manner similar to Scramble . The ship must avoid crashing into the surface of the caverns (which have a...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Tynesoft
software
eye 638
favorite 0
comment 0
Colin the Cleaner (1987)(Tynesoft)[a] Developed by IJK Software Ltd Released 1987 Platform ZX Spectrum Published by IJK Software Ltd Pacing Real-Time Genre Puzzle Gameplay Platform Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Interface Direct Control Description In this game you play the role of a cleaner who works at a museum. The gameplay involves you collecting all the litter that has been left by school children on a school outing within a certain time limit. To hinder your task further...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
software
eye 2,217
favorite 0
comment 0
3D Starfighter (1988)(Codemasters) Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC Published by Codemasters Perspective 1st-person Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description 3D Starfighter is a 3D shoot-'em-up where you must using a set of cross hairs shoot the rapidly approaching enemy craft, before they career into you and drain your shields. Use your lasers sparingly, for they also drain your energy. The player is in the role a special agent whose...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
software
eye 1,244
favorite 1
comment 0
Match Point (1984)(Sinclair Research) Developed by D&L; Research Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, DOS, Sinclair QL, Thomson TO Published by Microbyte Perspective Bird's-eye view Sport Tennis Genre Sports Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Tournament Tennis is an early tennis game featuring or even creating many conventions that would become standard features in later tennis simulations. Matches can be played at quarter-final,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
software
eye 362
favorite 0
comment 0
Spike (1985)(Firebird Software) Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Published by Firebird Software Gameplay Platform Genre Action Description Spike wishes to find the fabled Magic Dream Sphere, which will make his every wish come true. As such, he must journey through the mysterious and treacherous caverns of the land of Golden Dreams. Gameplay is platform based, in the style of Manic Miner . Each screen consists of a network of bridges, with precise placement and careful planning usually more...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Accolade
software
eye 1,258
favorite 3
comment 0
Star Control (1991)(Accolade)[128K] Developed by Toys for Bob Inc. Released 1991 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, DOS, Genesis Published by Accolade, Inc. Gameplay Shooter Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Vehicular Space Flight Description Star Control is a science-fiction wargame which pits the forces of the Alliance of Free Stars against those of the predatory Ur-Quan Hierarchy. The games are designed so that you can ease into play, familiarizing yourself...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
software
eye 1,219
favorite 0
comment 0
Jet Set Willy II - The Final Frontier (1985)(Software Projects) Developed by Software Projects Ltd. Released 1985 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Electron, iPad, iPhone, MSX Published by Software Projects Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description This platform game is the sequel of Jet Set Willy and basically just an extension of the previous game, adding 40 rooms to the existing 64 rooms of its...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Software Projects
software
eye 3,182
favorite 7
comment 0
Jet Set Willy (1984)(Software Projects)[a] Developed by Software Projects Ltd. Released 1984 Also For Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Electron, iPad, iPhone, Memotech MTX, MSX, Tatung Einstein, Windows Phone, Xbox 360 Published by Software Projects Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Cult hero Matthew Smith followed up Manic Miner with a seminal platform game. Having struck it lucky...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by CRL Group
software
eye 835
favorite 0
comment 0
Magic Roundabout, The (1984)(CRL Group)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Gremlin Graphics Software
software
eye 617
favorite 0
comment 0
Death Wish 3 (1987)(Gremlin Graphics Software)[a] Developed by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MSX Published by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Perspective Side view Genre Action Misc Licensed Gameplay Shooter Description The actor Charles Bronson played the iconic role of vigilante Paul Kersey in 5 movies where he takes the law into his own hands when he doesn't get justice and criminals get off. This game is based on Death Wish 3 which...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
software
eye 773
favorite 2
comment 0
Night Breed (1990)(Ocean)[128K] Developed by Impact Software Development, Ltd. Released 1990 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Narrative Horror Genre Action Misc Licensed Gameplay Shooter Description This is the first of a planned trilogy of games based on Clive Barker's movie Nightbreed (the second game was Nightbreed: The Interactive Movie , and the third game was never released). This is a side-scrolling action...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
software
eye 653
favorite 0
comment 0
Pro Boxing Simulator (1990)(Codemasters)[aka By Fair Means or Foul] Released 1988 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, Electron Published by Superior Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Sport Boxing Genre Action, Sports Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description On ST and Amiga features a full range of jabs, uppercuts and weaves. All fights take place to realistic WBA rules, as you aim to rise the rankings and fight for the title. The crowd frequently shout encouragement...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Codemasters
software
eye 2,683
favorite 1
comment 0
Dizzy - Down the Rapids (1991)(Codemasters) Released 1992 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Codemasters Software Company Limited, The Perspective Top-down Genre Action Description Dizzy and Daisy have got themselves lost in the Enchanted Forest while picking berries and ended up beside a river. Hidden in the bushes is Rockwart the Troll and his gang of Henchtrolls who confront the heroes. Floating besides them in the water is an old apple barrel, so jumping in they start a journey...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Durell Software
software
eye 1,267
favorite 6
comment 0
Scuba Dive (1983)(Durell Software) Developed by Durell Software Ltd. Released 1983 Also For Commodore 64, Oric Published by Durell Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Take on the role of a fearless pearl diver, as you plunge into the unknown ocean depths! You'll be swimming with sharks, squid, jellyfish and all manner of strange and deadly creatures. When you find a clam, wait for its shell to open, then swoop down and grab...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Atarisoft
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eye 1,072
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Galaxian (1984)(Atarisoft) Developed by Namco Limited Released 1984 Also For Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, FM-7, MSX, NES, Palm OS, PC-6001, PC-88, PC Booter, Sharp X1, Sharp Zaurus, VIC-20, Wii Published by Atarisoft Perspective Side view Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Galaxian is a shoot 'em up in which the player is at the bottom of the screen, with an arrangement of...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Activision
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Pitfall II - Lost Caverns (1984)(Activision) Developed by Activision, Inc. Released 1984 Also For Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, MSX, PC Booter, SG-1000, TRS-80 CoCo, Windows, Xbox 360 Published by Activision, Inc. Perspective Side view Setting South America Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Metroidvania, Platform Visual 2D scrolling, Fixed / Flip-screen Description You play Pitfall Harry searching for the Raj diamond, his niece Rhonda, her cat...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mikro-Gen
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Sir Fred (1986)(Mikro-Gen)[re-release] Developed by Made in Spain Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX Published by Mikro-Gen Ltd Perspective Side view Genre Action Setting Fantasy Gameplay Platform Description Sir Fred is a platform game in which the titular character must infiltrate the great castle of Beni-Gómez in order to rescue his beloved princess. The player guides Sir Fred through the different rooms of the castle until he completes his quest. The protagonist must avoid many...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Electric Dreams Software
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Tempest (1987)(Electric Dreams Software) Developed by Atari, Inc. Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Browser, Electron, Windows, Xbox 360 Published by Electric Dreams Software Perspective Behind view Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Shooter Description 99 Hyperspatial Wireways have long been crucial to man's ability to travel quickly through space. Thus, when aliens invade them, it becomes necessary to fly into and clear them. Tempest is a shooter...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Gremlin Graphics Software
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Auf Wiedersehen Monty (1987)(Gremlin Graphics Software) Developed by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, iPad, iPhone, MSX Published by Gremlin Graphics Software Limited Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description In Monty On the Run the intrepid coal thief Monty Mole fled to the rocky island of Gibraltar. However, the Intermole agency is on to him, and his only...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mikro-Gen
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Pyjamarama (1984)(Mikro-Gen) Developed by Mikro-Gen Ltd Released 1984 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, iPad, iPhone Published by Mikro-Gen Ltd Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform, Puzzle elements Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Wally Week has become trapped inside one of his own nightmares, and is in danger of failing to wake up from it in time for work. Only you can save him from the inevitable sack, by finding the key that can be used to bring your alarm clock to...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Dinamic Software
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Abu Simbel Profanation (1985)(Dinamic Software)(es) Developed by Dinamic Software Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX Published by Dinamic Software Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The protagonist, Johny Jones, have been mutated by the curse of Abu Simbel, becoming a strange creature that only conserves his enormous nose of his old appearance. In order to get rid of the curse he is forced to travel to Egypt to the pyramid where is...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Mastertronic
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Curse of Sherwood, The (1987)(Mastertronic) Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Mastertronic Ltd. Genre Action, Adventure Setting Fantasy Description The evil Cult of Sagalia has taken over Sherwood Forest and installed fear into the hearts of the dwellers. An attack has already been fought off and failed by Robin Hood and his Merry Men. With another attack taking place, Friar Tuck doesn't think this will be enough once again so he has arranged with the Bishop of Derby...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
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Hungry Horace (1982)(Sinclair Research) Developed by Psion Software Ltd. Released 1982 Also For Commodore 64, Dragon 32/64, Timex Sinclair 2068 Published by Sinclair Research Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Description This was one of the Spectrum’s earliest Pac-Man -influenced games, taking place on a quick succession of small levels. The level designs have a lot of complex corridors and side-lines, as well as at least one wrap-around section and one tunnel – the ghosts may well be...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Gremlin Graphics Software
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Abu Simbel Profanation (1987)(Gremlin Graphics Software)[re-release] Developed by Dinamic Software Released 1985 Also For Amstrad CPC, MSX Published by Dinamic Software Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description The protagonist, Johny Jones, have been mutated by the curse of Abu Simbel, becoming a strange creature that only conserves his enormous nose of his old appearance. In order to get rid of the curse he is forced to travel to Egypt to the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Oxford Computer Publishing
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Video Pool (1985)(Oxford Computer Publishing)[a]
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Firebird Software
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Elite (1985)(Firebird Software)[deadly save] Released 1985 Also For Acorn 32-bit, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari ST, BBC Micro, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX, NES, SAM Coupé, Tatung Einstein Published by Firebird Software Pacing Real-Time Genre Action, Simulation Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Perspective 1st-person Vehicular Space Flight Interface Direct Control Description Elite is a free-form space trading and combat simulation, commonly considered the...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
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Mortadelo y Filemon II - Safari Callejero (1990)(Dro Soft)(es)[cr Red Limited][128K] Developed by Animagic S.A. Released 1989 Also For Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, DOS, MSX Published by Dro Soft Misc Licensed Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description The famous crazy-scientist Dr. Bacterio was experimenting with hens to let them grow to the size of a horse, thus trying definitively to end the hunger in the world. But, as was habitual in his...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Sinclair Research
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Planetoids (1982)(Sinclair Research)[16K] Developed by Psion Software Ltd. Released 1982 Platform ZX Spectrum Published by Sinclair Research Ltd. Perspective Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description An Asteroids clone. You control a spaceship in a planetoid field, trying to avoid hitting them and at the same time break them into smaller pieces with your space gun. Your spaceship can turn on its axis, thrust forward, and...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Micromega
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A Day in the Life (1985)(Micromega) Platform ZX Spectrum Released 1985 Published by Micromega Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Platform Description Bearded inventor Sir Clive Sinclair was so respected by users of his computer system that he even starred in this game. As the title suggests, the game involves navigating Clive past a series of mundane tasks. To give you a clue, the first level involves getting out of bed, getting a suit from a cupboard (dodging a TV, a Spectrum and a...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Infogrames
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Prohibition (1987)(Infogrames)[a] Developed by Infogrames Multimedia SA Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Thomson MO, Thomson TO Published by Infogrames Multimedia SA Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Prohibition is a shoot'em up taking place in New York in 1930. The town is overrun by gangsters and you're hired by the police to rid the town of them. The gameplay is simple: you're facing a row of buildings, a gangster pops up...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Reaktor
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Challenge of the Gobots (1987)(Reaktor) Released Jun, 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 Published by Reaktör Software Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description Challenge of the Gobots is a Defender variant based on the TV cartoon series of the same name (which is based on a toy line). The evil Dr. Braxis, with headquarter on the planet Moebius, wants to destroy earth and kidnapped some of their...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Ocean
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Mario Bros (1987)(Ocean) Developed by Nintendo Co., Ltd. Released 1987 Also For Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, Game Boy Advance, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PC-88, Wii, Wii U Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Mario and Luigi, the best plumbers in the world, have a real job on their hands. A host of characters have taken over the sewers,...
ZX Spectrum Library: Games
by Players Premier Software
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3D Snooker (1990)(Players Premier Software)