For those of us who are children of the ’90s and early 2000s, we remember a time before playing games on phones or getting in trouble for too many in-app purchases. Here is a list of 11 Old Computer Games From Our Childhood which we miss a lot.
Wolfenstein 3D was a critical and commercial success. It is widely regarded as having helped popularize the genre on the PC and having established the basic run-and-gun archetype for many subsequent first-person shooter games.
You must guide Aladdin through seven fairly easy run-n-fight action/adventure levels in a search for the lamp, and eventually for Jasmine. You’ll take a roller coaster ride on a magic carpet, jump and swing your way through the market at Agrabah, save Abu inside a desert pyramid, and fight a whole host of heavies like the sultan’s guards, archers, falling boulders, sand falcons, and snakes, snakes, snakes!
Virtual Cop 2
Virtual Cop 2 is a light gun arcade game, released in 1995 and developed internally at Sega by their AM2 studio. It was ported to home systems on the Sega Saturn in 1996. It was released in PC in 1997 and Sega Dreamcast in 2000.
Street Fighter II
Street Fighter II: The World Warrior is a competitive fighting game originally released for the arcades in 1991. It is the second entry in the Street Fighter series and the arcade sequel to the original Street Fighter released in 1987.
Need for Speed II
Need for Speed II, released in Japan as Over Drivin’ II, is a racing video game released in 1997. It is a part of the Need for Speed series and is the second installment in the series, following Road & Track Presents: The Need for Speed.
Age of Empires
Age of Empires is a series of personal computer games developed by Ensemble Studios and published by Microsoft Studios. The first title of the series was Age of Empires, released in 1997.
EA Cricket 99
The EA Cricket is a series of cricket video games published by EA Sports and designed for Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 2 platforms. Until now, 8 different games of the series have been released. Cricket 99 was one of the best in itself.
Road Rash is the name of a motorcycle-racing video game series by Electronic Arts in which the player participates in violent, illegal street races. The series started on the Sega Genesis and made its way to various other systems over the years.
Prince of Persia
Prince of Persia is an action-adventure and platforming video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is part of the Prince of Persia franchise.
Midtown Madness is a series of racing games set in famous cities around the world, published by Microsoft Game Studios.
Dangerous Dave is a 1988 computer game by John Romero. It was developed for the Apple II and DOS as an example game to accompany his article about his GraBASIC, an Applesoft BASIC add-on, for the UpTime disk magazine.