50 Best Old-school games

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The best 50 Old-school 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, Linux and 3DS. 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 Tortured Hearts - Or How I Saved The Universe. Again. released the 1 March 2021 and ranked #18, Skyfall released the 1 March 2021 and ranked #5, Dotori released the 24 February 2021 and ranked #7.

2# Vampire's Fall: Origins - 2018

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For countless years the villagers of Vamp’Ire have enjoyed a life of peace and happiness. But now, rumors are spreading about a wielder of dark magic - a Witchmaster. Fearing the rumors to be true, the village musters a militia to prepare for the worst.

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3# Otherworld Legends - 2020

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Explore beautiful otherworlds like tranquil bamboo grooves, zen patios, grand underworld tombs or dreamy mirage palace. Master heroes with fiery temper and overwhelming power. Collect bizarre and funny items and experiment with their combinations to find the best build. Together with the randomly generated world, every playthrough is a thrilling experience.

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4# Unit 4 - 2017

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Fast paced platforming action, cooperative gameplay up to 4 players, an elite squad of agents with amazing skills, space travels, exploration, unique missions, fancy characters, incredible fights with huge bosses, trade, minigames and much more!

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6# Witcheye - 2019

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Witcheye is a big, colorful, old-school platform adventure with a unique touchscreen control system that gives unparalleled control over the hero. Swipe to move and touch to stop, bouncing off of enemies and dodging hazards in six vibrant worlds. Set off on an adventure as a mild-mannered witch who transforms into a flying eyeball of vengeance after a smarmy knight and wizard steal her spell ingredients. You'll guide her through 50+ levels, each containing something completely unique: tricky new enemies, mysterious new environments, and puzzling new secrets. These elements are brought to life with colorful, clean pixel art and a lively, head-bobbing original soundtrack. Designer Peter Malamud Smith was the co-creator (with Charlie Hoey) of the viral hit The Great Gatsby For NES, and creator of the well-received mobile action puzzlers Satellina and Satellina Zero. - Unique, intuitive controls, for a fresh take on a classic gameplay style - 50+ fast-paced levels full of unique elements, including over 100 enemies, minibosses, and bosses - Crisp pixel art visuals - 30+ track original soundtrack - Unlockable bonus modes and challenges, including a hard mode with fully remixed enemies and levels - Robust speedrun features, including player ghosts and timers with built-in splits

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9# Queen's Wish: The Conqueror - 2019

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At last, the Queen has given you power and freedom! The cost? You must rebuild her Empire. Will you? In this epic, indie fantasy adventure, you are free to explore, fight for fame and power, and shape the world as you choose. Escape into an unpredictable open-ended story and cunning tactical combat.

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10# Nox Archaist - 2020

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An 8-bit RPG modeled after the iconic games of the 1980s. You control a party of adventurers who travel the Realm, talk to NPCs in towns and castles, explore dungeons, and fight monsters as you seek to save the world from a terrible danger.

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12# Guardian Tales - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Guardian Tales
Screenshot of the video game Guardian Tales

Begin your adventure in Kanterbury, a world in turmoil from the Invaders' attack, destined to be saved by the Legendary Guardian! Puzzle Solving Gameplay Lift heavy boulders, throw explosive bombs and sling yourself across obstacles to discover hidden pathways to amazing treasures! Intense PVP and Rankings Assemble and synergize your best party of 3 heroes to face others in real-time combat for glory!

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13# ACA NeoGeo: Ghost Pilots - 2018

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Screenshot of the video game ACA NeoGeo: Ghost Pilots

GHOST PILOTS is a shooting game released by SNK in 1991. The hero flies an old-fashioned seaplane in order to fight the two powerful nations invading their own country. Alongside giant military weapons, a mysterious combat unit arrives and makes for an intense battle.

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15# Silver Cats - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Silver Cats

In the afterlife world, a fierce struggle began between demons for the right to own the throne. Due to the feuds of the demons, a rift opened into the afterlife world, which turned the country Rain into ruins. Now the guild "Silver Cats" is trying to return the destroyed world to its previous state.

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16# Tech Glitch - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Tech Glitch
Screenshot of the video game Tech Glitch

An old school couch multiplayer game. Get your friends and compete against each other. Multiple game modes? Check. Many maps? Check. Power-Ups! Check. Nothing is decided until the clocks stop ticking. You can always flip the tables and win spectacularly.

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17# Perilous Warp - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Perilous Warp
Screenshot of the video game Perilous Warp

Perilous Warp is a fast-paced indie retro-shooter inspired by the classic 3D-actions. Communication with a distant space colony has been lost, and you bravely step into the teleporter with the desire for glorious adventures. But do not expect to win in a heartbeat!

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18# Tortured Hearts - Or How I Saved The Universe. Again. - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Tortured Hearts - Or How I Saved The Universe. Again.
Screenshot of the video game Tortured Hearts - Or How I Saved The Universe. Again.

Single player, fantasy RPG with turn-based combat and non-linear story. Conversation driven: 512 k words of dialog and 300 k words of other text. Combat with or without a party, using martial styles (melee, bare handed, ranged) or magic (arcane, divine, bardic, psionic). Plus crafting.

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19# Lawyer Guy: Defender of Justice - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Lawyer Guy: Defender of Justice
Screenshot of the video game Lawyer Guy: Defender of Justice

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Lawyer Guy is a challenging, fast-paced 2D action platformer. No gimmicks, just high-quality level design and old-school difficulty, with some modern quality-of-life touches. You should play it even though it's not a roguelike.

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20# Torches of Fate - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Torches of Fate
Screenshot of the video game Torches of Fate

The land of Alga is being plagued by a strange outbreak of monsters but all is not lost. Follow the story of our four heroes. They will need your help to fight the ever growing evil. There is fighting, romance, cute lil foxes, an old man beating people with a shield, You know, standard RPG stuff.

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21# Space Avenger - Empire of Nexx - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Space Avenger - Empire of Nexx
Screenshot of the video game Space Avenger - Empire of Nexx

Space Avenger is super fast paced top down arena shooter with multiple ships and tons of upgrading options that will help you in your war against the Empire of Nexx. Traverse intense battles across multiple worlds as you attempt to push the Nexx back and save your people!

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23# Ultimate ADOM - Caverns of Chaos - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Ultimate ADOM - Caverns of Chaos
Screenshot of the video game Ultimate ADOM - Caverns of Chaos

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Experience the sequel of a traditional roguelike dungeon-crawling classic. Endless procedurally generated dungeons, countless monsters, grafting, crafting and a vast amount of skill trees and items allow for unlimited replayability. Journey into the ever changing depths of the Caverns of Chaos.

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25# Rise of dragons - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Rise of dragons

This is a global cooperative game! Join with other players to slay Boss, become more powerful, and show off your skills in territory battles, dragon city battles, and more! If you put in the time, you can have it all and gain supreme glory!

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