Category: shooter

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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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. This game was being offered in Steam but it has been pulled since December 2015. Descent is a highly advanced first person shooter boasting six degrees of freedom. One of the few games in …

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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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BOSCONIAN

Bosconian was released circa November 1981 by Midway. The game was developed by Namco. Bosconian is a side-scroller action game. The player controls a small fighter ship that can move in eight directions, and can fire both forward and backward. A round consists of a number of green enemy bases that must all be destroyed …

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TEMPEST

Tempest was released circa October 1981 by Atari who also developed the game. Tempest is a tube shooter. Tempest was made with the new Atari quadrascan color vector display. The game also allowed the player to start at a higher level The objective of Tempest is to survive as long as possible and score as many …

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GALAGA

Galaga was released circa September 1981 by Namco/Midway. The game was developed by Namco. Galaga is a fixed shooter. This game is more or less another Space Invaders inspired game,. This game has insect like enemies to shoot. The goal is to rack up points which is typical with arcade games. The player controls a starfighter …

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