50 Games Like 198X

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Narita Boy, Goblins!, and Annalynn are our top selection to play today.

The latest addition in this selection are Goblins! released the 31 March 2021 and ranked #2, Narita Boy released the 29 March 2021 and ranked #1, Antonball Deluxe released the 4 March 2021 and ranked #20.

50 Games like 198X daily generated comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes platform games for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), PS4 (Playstation 4), PS5 (Playstation 5), Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS, Linux, 3DS, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

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The story unfolds when Kid discovers the local arcade finding new worlds, and new meaning, in video games. For every visit to the arcade every game uncovered, every move mastered, every demon defeated Kid grows stronger. 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).

1# Narita Boy - 2021

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Become symphonic in Narita Boy! A radical action-adventure as a legendary pixel hero trapped as a mere echo within the Digital Kingdom. Discover the mysteries behind the Techno-sword, lock swords with the corrupt and tainted Stallions. Save the world!

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3# Annalynn - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Annalynn
Screenshot of the video game Annalynn
Screenshot of the video game Annalynn

Annalynn is a 2D platformer made in the style of arcade games from the early '80s. Collect the coins, grab the bonus foods, and turn the tables with blinding rubies! Think you've got what it takes to go for the high score?

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4# Rare Replay - 2015

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To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Rare brings together the adventures of its iconic characters in a collection that spans the decades. From its earliest 2D classics to Xbox 360 triumphs, Rare Replay delivers a gaming treasure trove for veteran players and newcomers alike. As you brawl with the Battletoads, grab Jiggies in Banjo-Kazooie and fight the future in Perfect Dark, you'll uncover bonus content and exclusive looks at the creation of Rare Replay's hits.

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6# 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# Bleed 2 - 2017

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A furiously fun and fast-paced arcade action game, Bleed 2 welcomes back pink-haired heroine Wryn, the worlds greatest and only remaining hero, as she fights to defend the globe from an invading force of villains. Master the art of air-dodging and bullet-reflecting to stylishly take down a relentless barrage of bad guys and bosses (and naughty kittys! 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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8# Broforce - 2015

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When evil threatens the world, the world calls on Broforce - an under-funded, over-powered paramilitary organization dealing exclusively in excessive force. Brace your loins with up to four players to run ‘n’ gun as dozens of different bros and eliminate the opposing terrorist forces that threaten our way of life.

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9# SNK 40th ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION - 2018

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To celebrate this extraordinary milestone, a variety of classic arcade games from SNK's golden age are coming back together in one anthology on PlayStation4. SNK 40th ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION is packed full of retro games and a treasure trove of features! 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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10# Altidudesa - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Altidudesa
Screenshot of the video game Altidudesa

Get your skateboard ready, you are about to climb the tallest mountain in the whole world! With a seemingly infinite height, you can climb as high as you want, but will you ever reach the top?? Pixel graphics! Dude references! Skateboards! A big mountain! We got it all!

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12# Hoppenhelm - 2017

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Bust open doors to secret rooms full of lava and gather shiny coins. Sir Hoppenhelm is lost down in the dungeon of his castle Dunkelburg and must jump, block and slash his way back to safety before the rising lava gets him. Hoppenhelm is: Arcade platform action One handed controls Randomly generated levels with progression Challenging gameplay Unlockable characters and weapons Leaderboards Fancy sprites and juicy animations Bouncy chiptune soundtrack In-app purchase to remove ads Made with love :D

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13# Dan The Man - 2016

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The creators of Fruit Ninja and Jetpack Joyride are turning up the tempo with a hard-hitting brawler that will send your enemies flying! Punch, kick, and blast your way through 12 action-packed levels in this nail-biting platformer based on the hilarious web series by Studio JOHO. - Bone-crunching boss fights - Intense hand-to-hand combat - Powerful weapons and upgradeable attacks - Play as other characters and create your very own fighter - Test your might in Battle Mode - Daily events with exclusive rewards - Secret areas brimming with treasure - Pinpoint controls with support for gamepads

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14# Hop Swap - 2016

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Hop and then swap - to jump through the ground which now becomes the sky! Journey through two worlds at the same time and swap between them to solve puzzles. Swipe left, right, up, & down is all you need to move around Cutting edge retro pixel graphics!

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15# Beat Street - 2017

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Evil gangs are terrorizing Toko City and the citizens need your help! Story driven gameplay Simple controls - anyone can play a beat 'em up! Unlock fighters with unique martial art skills and get iMessage stickers Gorgeous handcrafted pixel art Retro music by Maxo iPhone X support

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19# Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle - 2018

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This comprehensive collection includes seven classic games, each with various multiplayer options, online capabilities and detailed galleries! 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). 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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20# Antonball Deluxe - 2021

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The breakout title from Summitsphere, Antonball Deluxe is a retro, high-octane smorgasbord of ballbusting arcade action! Antonball Deluxe quite literally turns the breakout genre on its head, blending traditional brick-breaking gameplay with tight, intense platforming.

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21# Swords & Bones - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Swords & Bones
Screenshot of the video game Swords & Bones

Swords & Bones inherits the spirit of the great 16-bit classics from the 80s and 90s, enriching the game experience with modern mechanics! Undead hordes and demons await you in this epic adventure!

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22# Killer Queen Black - 2019

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An epic, platform strategy game for up to eight players online or locally. Play Killer Queen Black casually in quickplay matches, up the intensity in ranked matches, or invite friends to a private room. Easy to play, hard to master, fun for all!

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23# Pony Island - 2016

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No internet connection required * DESIGN beautiful accessories and castles * MEET cute ponies and their animal friends * DISCOVER beautiful and cute ponies of all sizes and shapes * 2 FREE mini games to enjoy! Make your visitors happy - show them your beautiful ponies and decorated fairytale castle. Populate it with ponies and their friends, and meet all kinds of cute animals that live in the sky kingdom.

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24# Laser Cup - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Laser Cup
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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