50 Best 1980s games

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The best 50 1980s games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS and Linux. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are Not Another Weekend released the 30 March 2021 and ranked #6, Froggerty Arcade released the 27 March 2021 and ranked #16, Hyposphere Z released the 22 March 2021 and ranked #40.

2# Beat Cop - 2017

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Stay vigilant and quick-witted but remember that if this wont work, you can always do some old school jaw wrecking. Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy). (Pixel Crow and respective logos are trademarks of MIASIK.BIZ Maciej Misik.

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5# Retro Classix: Bad Dudes - 2021

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Play as the Bad Dudes pursuing ninjas through the New York City streets, a moving big rig truck, a large storm sewer, a forest, a freight train on an old Southern Pacific line, a cave, and into an underground factory in order to save President Ronnie in the classic arcade beat 'em up.

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7# Brick Breaker Premium 2 - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Brick Breaker Premium 2

An Arcade Classic. This is the sequel to the classic brick-breaker game. You are the hero, Blippy, the paddle, that has to save planet Earth from a new threat. Over 40 Brand New Challenging Levels to Complete. See the brand new cutscenes at the end if you can complete the game!

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8# Defentron - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Defentron
Screenshot of the video game Defentron

Get ready and battle for the ultimate upgrade. DEFENTRON, the retro-futurist computer system is trying to safeguard itself from malicious viruses that seek to control its core.

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10# Hyper Jam - 2019

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Hyper Jam is a neon-soaked arena brawler with a dynamic perk drafting system that makes each match different from the last. The hard-hitting fusion of lethal weapons, stackable perks, furious combat, and a killer synthwave soundtrack will keep you coming back for more. Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).

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12# Crossing Souls - 2018

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It’s 1986 in California. A group of friends discover a mysterious pink stone that allows to travel between two realms. This gang will live the summer of their lives in an adventure that will get them involved in a government conspiracy. Control five kids with special skills while fighting and solving puzzles.

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13# Dark Fear - 2015

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Dark Fear is a pixel horror game with RPG and adventure game elements. Explore a diverse landscape filled with forests, mountains, lakes and deserts. Make allies in the local village, upgrade your weapon and armor, go hunting/fishing and fight your way to the truth by slaying your foes, solving puzzles and helping people with their...

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15# F1 2013 - 2013

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Make history in FORMULA ONE™! F1™ 2013 features all the cars, stars and circuits from the 2013 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP™ plus, for the first time, classic content. F1 Classics is an expansive new game mode, introduced by legendary broadcaster Murray Walker, in which you’ll race legendary drivers in famous cars on iconic...

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16# Froggerty Arcade - 2021

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Tudou Games' arcade hit finally lands on Steam! - a trip back to that 1980’s stylee complete with a fresh new...

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19# Jetboard Joust: Next-Generation Retro - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Jetboard Joust: Next-Generation Retro

Fast & fluid arcade-style SHMUP meets hardcore modern roguelike! Take flight on a lethal, pimped-up jetboard, darting through the skies and blasting alien invaders with an explosive arsenal of extreme weaponry. Face off against massive, multi-stage bosses. An arcade classic for the next generation!

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21# The Tower Of TigerQiuQiu 2 - 2021

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About: The Tower of TigerQiuQiu is a mini game collection Include:Gem Three Elimin,1942-J20,Under Water Bubble ,Ball Breaker,Tiger Tank 70

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22# MeiQi Season6 - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game MeiQi Season6
Screenshot of the video game MeiQi Season6

The sixth season of "Mei qi" series contains a total of 6 DLCs, which will be updated one after another. The update cycle is one DLC every 2 weeks.

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23# Meteoroids 3D - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Meteoroids 3D

Meteoroids 3D is a simple action game set in space, which wants to pay tribute to a great game of the eighties: Asteroids. Meteoroids 3D does not pretend to be better, or try to emulate the greatness of Asteroids. We just want to bring a funny and addictive game to the players.

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24# Laser Cup - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Laser Cup

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to play air hockey with bumper cars? Then Laser Cup is the ideal game for you! Select one of 8 teams to compete in high paced, physics-based online matches.

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25# Snowman Saves Christmas - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Snowman Saves Christmas
Screenshot of the video game Snowman Saves Christmas

Snowman Saves Christmas is a 1980s Inspired 2D platformer. Featuring 250 Levels of retro inspired platforming fun split across 5 game modes and Multiple PowerUp items.

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