The Maze of Galious is one of Konami's biggest hits on the MSX. It's actually an MSX1 game, but the gameplay is so good that doesn't matter at all! Maze of Galious is a platform, puzzle action game in which you will have to collect many items, kill several end bosses and even switch characters to finish the game.
While this game is well known amongst MSX fans, it is le
A remake of Konami's Castlevania originally released as Vampire Killer for the MSX. However this game has seen many sequels and spinoffs on every platform Konami (has been) active on.
This version has been remade for PC and it is exellent. Download this Castlevania remake for free and play!
Lode Runner remade for Windows. Great gameplay, additional levels and cheatcodes are all part of this retro remake!
This classic was released for a.o. MSX, Spectrum and Commdore64. And it rocked! Now the classic Bruce Lee has been remade for Windows as Super Bruce Lee II!
If you remember one thing about Booga-Boo it must be the scary flesheating plants which didn't hesitate a single moment if they got the chance to digest the games' main character. This classic from 1983, which was released for MSX, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum, has been remade for Windows.
This game is such a great classic that is has been remade many times. This Windows remake of the 1982 Software Projects game is a must have for your retro games collection.
Roland in Time is a Windows remake by the same guys who remade the Technician Ted. This game features the original levels.
Bub & Bob Bros is a Bubble & Bobble clone. The Bubble and Bobble series are ported to many systems and now available, remade, in the Bub & Bob Bros. multiplayer internet version.
Oh Mummy was released on many systems like Sinclair, Amstrad and later on also MSX. This difficult but addictive maze game guaranteed hours of fun. WMSteadman remade this game as 'Mummy run' for Windows. Enjoy!
Alex Kidd in the Miracle World. This classic sega master system game was remade for PC by the Punisher. Play this retro platform game!
This 1985 retro game was released or ZX spectrum, C64 and CPC and has now been remade for Windows. In this classic you play a witch and have to collect ingredients to finish off the evil pumpkin.
Freeway resembles Frogger in many ways but was never as succesful. This classic game by Activision was only released for Atari 2600 and is now available remade for Windows.
Dizzy is a very playable and funny platform puzzle game. Released originally for Spectrum, Amstrad CPC and Commdore64 it has now been remade by Crystal fusion. Start playing today!
Rip Off is the worlds' first multiplayer cooperative game. It originates from 1980 for Arcade only. But now it's available for you as Tardis has remade this game for Windows PC's. Enjoy this classic!
Excellent Asteroids remake called Debris. This remake is obviously polished and it shines bright. The gameplay is ofcourse the same as the original classic by Atari from 1979.
Old games like Asteroids have been remade many times. However this remake is about the most graphically enhanced I encountered. Ofcourse this retro game is available for free for Windows PC. Download and enj
Although Lunar Lander is a nostalgic masterpiece and one of the great classic, it has not been remade too many times. However this is a spiced up remake by Danjo. It's not true to the original, but very much fun to play!
Dan Dare Pilot of The Future is a 1986 ZX Spectrum game by the Gang of Five. It has been remade for Windows by Ovine. The remake is stunning, awesome and some more words of that nature. If you have enjoyed the original game on your speccy, make sure to play this remake. Download and play!
Rick Dangerous is back! This computerized version of Indiana Jones is back for more adventures in this remade sequel.
Columns X is a remake of the immensly popular 'tetris-clone' by Sega. Columns has been ported, remade and sequelled on many many consoles, homecomputers and even pc's. Not convinced yet? Download, play and get hooked!
The Bonzomonks remade Matthew Smith's Styx. Styx is the first in a series Matthew wrote for Bug-Byte Software Ltd. in 1983. Styx was followed up by Manic Miner and Jet Set Willy.
Firestorm productions remade the 1983 Sierra classic Oil's Well. Oil's Well has been release for Commodore, MSX and other platforms aswell. In this 40 level game you must drill through various locations in search of power pills.
Mazogs was made by Don Priestley who later on remade this game himself for higher spec homecomputers and called in Maziacs. In this game the player must make his way through randomly created mazes and collect gold. Originally released by Bug-Byte in 1982, very succesful on ZX Spectrum and now available for Windows PC!
This '84 ZX Spectrum game has been remade by John Dow at RetroSpec. Cookie was originally released by Ultimate Play The Game.
This 1988 ZX Spectrum original has been remade by Graham Goring. In this remake you need to gain 1500 points by beating space pirates. This game is worth a download!
This 1982 classic by Activision has been remade by Wolron for PC. Wolron's remake matches the original very well; it honours gameplay, music and graphics of the original retro version. Must play!
Amoto's Puf is a 1988 ZX spectrum game which was ported to MSX aswell. It has been remade for PC by Dock Tower Games. Amoto's Puf was inspired by Sega's Head On.
Galaxian, the one and only arcade shooter. Every retro fan will feel warm and fuzzy when thinking back of this game. Acoders remade Galaxian for Windows. A must play for die-hard retro gaming fans! Enjoy :)
Space Invaders is one of the most remade games ever. Quite understandable ofcourse as it is one of the first action shooter arcade games that had a large audience. Try this remake and relive the good 'ol days.
One of the most remade platform games ever is Auf Wiedersehen Monty. Monty is having a wonderful christmas in this remake. Enjoy this classic in an Auld remake.
Hah, so Indiana was popular enough to get his own Atari 2600 game back in 1982! If you have played this game then you'll known is not so much based on the Indiana Jones Movie. In fact the name Indiana Jones is not even in the title. It's not anywhere on the box, cart or any graphics. Some bloke resembling him is, but he's not quite Indiana. So, we can safely say this game wasn't
Another remake of a Konami classic. This MSX game has been remade another time, but this one seems to be the first. Note that you need Win95 compatibility mode! Download and play this Konami MSX retro classic!
Who doesn't know the fun racing game Mario Kart? Since the first version for SNES Nintendo released many sequels and for many platforms, even the Nintendo Wii. But it all started with Super Mario Kart on SNES. This game has been remade for Windows PC and you can play it right now, just download. Free of course. Enjoy this Windows version of Super Mario Kart!
Giddy is a game based on Dizzy. Giddy was originally released for Commordore Amiga but has been remade for Windows PC's as well. The game plays like any Dizzy platformer and is very enjoyable. The graphics are very old school and true to the Amiga original. If you enjoy this type of game, and who doesn't?, then be sure to download this free Windows PC remake of the classic Giddy.
This is one of those arcade games you'll never forget. Hard, but so much fun to play. PJ has remade Galaxian for Windows and it's just as much fun as the original classic. Download this video game for free and enjoy!
Vigilante is a famous sideways scrolling fighting game. It was released for Arcade and various 8 bit platforms. Vigilant much like Double Dragon, the same genre. This remake is very good and true to the original. Many graphics are taking from the original, but the gameplay, music and much of the other graphics are fully remade for this Windows version of the game. Download and enjoy this fin
D/Generation is a 1991 Commodore Amiga isometric adventure game. The player has to survive in an office tower fill by bioweapons. This horror-adventure has been remade for windows and is free to download and play. Enjoy!
Side way scrolling shooter feature spaceships most of the time. However in Apidya you are controlling a wasp. Much like the beemovie you are experiencing this game in a wasp sized world. So everything around you is large: giant corn, giant flowers and giant insects. The insects are often the enemy too.
This excellent Amiga shooter was released first in 1992. It has been remade
Missile Command has a great game concept. Back in the days, when you would play this game on your Atari it would become more and more intense as you progressed in the game. At first it would be cool and easy to take down the incoming missiles. But when you advanced the number of missiles, speed and variety become much more intense making it a pretty hard game to beat. And then again can this be
One of the most famous racing games ever: Out Run. This arcade racing game has been ported to many home computer and console systems. The audio tunes are excellent as well and many of you will remember the radio tracks I guess. Now this SEGA classic has been remade for Windows. Enjoy this retro remake!
Playing this remake of Jupiter Lander is like you're playing it on your C64! It's so perfectly remade by Lazi that you will enjoy this game just like the original. Download and play this free windows classic game remake!
Fingers Malone is a Commodore 16 platform game by Mastertronic. This game was originally released back in 1986 and has now been remade by HomeGnome for Windows PC. The game has great graphics and good music. A well done remake of a pretty unknown classic. Enjoy!
An other fine remake of Mario Bros. This game is very popular amongst remakers and this one, by Crozza, is really cool and remade very well. The original Mario Bros. is less known than its successor Super Mario. Mario Bros was actually released back in 1983 for various 8 bit platforms. If you enjoyed it back then, make sure to download this Mario Bros remake too!
Castle Adventure is one of the rare PC (MS-DOS) remakes you will find on this site. Crozza Games remade this MS-DOS game which now works on Windows. In this game you move from room to room collecting treasures and defeating foes. Some text input is required like the old text adventure games, for example 'get item' or 'drop item'). There are 83 rooms and 13 treasures to find.
Anyone who has had a XT form MS-DOS PC will remember playing Paratrooper. Now this game has been remade for Windows by Foppygames under a new name Manotrooper. Gameplay is just like the 82 original. Paratrooper itself isn't original though, it's a clone of the Atari 2600 game Commando Raid. Anyway, download this retro remake and revive the good ol' days!
A pretty new game style was introduced with Space Harrier. While we had seen 'semi 3D' depth scrolling games before, this was different. The action in Space Harrier was (and is) intense, shooting forwards, away from the character whilst having a sort of 3D feeling to it.
Roderick Rivero brought us this remake for Windows and it's a killer. The game really brings
Super Frog! This excellent platform game for Amiga has been remade for Windows PC's by Lithium Dream. The game is excellent, just as the Team17 original was. Super Frog is a rum and jump platformer much like Sonic for example. In this game you are a Frog ofcourse! The game is fast, fun and challenging. The remake of this retro classic is nothing less than that.
So download thi
ACoders did it once again with a great remake of PacMan: PacMan III. This ultimate retro arcade game has been remade in quite a fashionable manner: slick graphics, great gameplay. Who doesn't remember playing PacMan. Heck, even if you weren born before 1980 you probably still have played this game somewhere before! Enjoy this great free Windows remake :)
Batman has been in so many classic arcade and homecomputer games. Not just Batman, but all action heroes have been (and still are) often used subjects for computer games. However this 1986 retro original was not just a platformer, as most games were, this is one of those fun geometric games.
Geometric games are retro only, no modern games use this game technique anymore. Maybe it
Starbike is not one of the best games by The Edge, but it's sure remembered well by many. Starbike was released on ZX Spectrum only (as all The Edge games) in 1984 and is a side scrolling action game. In Starbike you are controlling a, duh, Starbike and must try to rescue aliens. If you've rescued all aliens in a level, you may exit it and start the next one.
This remake o
Golden Axe has always been one of my favourites in the arcades. The gameplay. the humour, the game setting, it all really appealed to me when I was a kid. And not to me alone, Golden Axe is a real classic. This game just had to be remade for PC so that we can again enjoy riding on the dragon's!
If you haven't played this game in the arcade you may have well played in on your Amiga
Boppin' is not as old as most games we review, however we do consider it retro. There's even a bigger difference between most remakes and this one, because while most remade games are created by fans, this remake is done by the original authors.
Boppin' is a platform puzzle game originally released for Amiga and later on ported to DOS. In no less then 150 (or 160 for t
Centipede must be one of the most cloned and ported games ever. If you haven't played or at least seen centipede once in your life, you probably aren't allowed to vote yet as well. Anyways, this extremely popular retro game was originally released by Atari back in 1982. It has now been remade for Windows PC, finally, by PJ Crossley. If you have ever enjoyed playing this game, be sure
Dig Dug is one of those games that is so simple in its game idea, it has become brilliant. And that has been proven by the fact that it is still popular today, about 20 years after its release on the Arcade.
Namco has released this game back in 1982 and it has now been remade for Windows PC. This version is graphically much more advanced, but the gameplay is as simple and brillian
Turbo Girl is one of those retro games you started playing just by the looks of the box cover! It's actually a fun action. racing, shooting game to play. It has been remade by CEZ, the guys that you know from many other retro game remakes. Just download and try this game and you'll enjoy the looks of Turbo Girl again.
Wheeeee! Another PacMan clone, but this one's NICE. While this is a really old video game concept, it still is great to play Pacman, even today. Crozza remade Pacman (again) and this version is great. Just download for free for you Windows PC and ejnoy this retro game!
This platform game looks a bit like Lode Runner but it has a time restriction. You must finish the level before you oxygen runs out. Crozza remade this Colecovision game for Windows PC. And it's free for you to download and enjoy playing!
This game actually plays a lot like Galaxian or Galaga which were released a bit earlier. This retro game was released for Amstrad, CPC and Speccy. It is pretty addictive and alike the other games in this genre, challenging as well. You can now play this game on your Windows PC because this retro game has been remade and made available for free by Crozza.