Action games

Action games for the Atari. Highlights in this genre include Xenon II by the Bitmap Brothers, the four player arcade conversion Gauntlet II and the STE enhanced vertical shooters Wings of Death and Lethal Xcess.


Program Version Date
 Action 
5th Gear
Aces High 2000
Air Fighter
ALF - The First Adventure 1989
Alien Busters IV 1996
Arcticfox 1986
Army Moves 1988
Artura
Astaroth 1989
Back to the Future II 1990
Ballerburg
Ballerburg 2.1
Ballerburg (Patched)
Batman - The Movie 1989
Bobi 1989
Bouncing Bubbles
Bunion Canyon
Cannon Fodder 1993
Captain America - Defies the Doom Tube 1988
Catch Me
Chariots of Wrath 1989
Corsair 1997
Crown of Creation 3D 1.4A
D/Generation 1992
Damonoid 1988
Dark Century 1990
DC Snowball Fight
Defend the Earth
Delta Patrol 1985
Dick Tracy
Dogs of War
Dragon Breed 1990-01-01
Eliminator 1988
Enforcer 1988
Escape
Fire and Brimstone 1990-01-01
First Samurai 1991-01-01
Fred 1990
Fusion 1988
GEM Panic 0.91
Ghost Mine
Ghosts'n Goblins
Grinders 1998
Hammerfist 1990
Hawkeye 1989
Hell Raiser
Hyperforce 1989-01-01
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom 1986
Indiana Jones III - Action
Jetpac 1992
Jungle Hero 1989
Jupiter Probe 1987
Leander 1991-01-01
Lethal Excess - Wings of Death II
Licence to Kill
Major Motion 1986
Masters Of The Universe 1988
Mata-Hari 1988
Mazewar ST 1991
Men at War
Menace
Metal Masters 1991
Mission Elevator 1987
Moon Blasters
Niemals Nie
Night Breed
Night Walk 1988
Nightdawn 1989
NOVA Crossfire 1.0
Onslaught 1989-01-01
Operation Angelica 1989
Operation Garfield
Panic
Plax Atax 1991
PRK-Spiel 1988
Quick 1.1
Rainbow Warrior 1989
River Of No Return
Robocop
Robocop III
Robotz
Rocket Ranger 1989
Rogue Trooper 1991
S.D.I. - Strategic Defence Initiative 1986-01-01
Saboteur III 2012
Sabre Team 1992
Savage 1988
She-Fox/Vixen 1988
Sidewinder 1988
Sly Spy 1989
Space Battle 1.02004-02-15
Space Station
Speed Master
Spy who loved me
St Dragon
Storm 1993
subaqua 1.3a
Super Stuntman
Technocop
The Jade Stone 1988
The Last Trooper 1989
The Punisher 1990
The Sword and the Rose
Thunder Cats 1988
Thunderstrike 1990
Titanic Blinky 1991-01-01
Trex Warrior - 22nd Century Gladiator 1991
Typhoon Thompson 1988
Vectron
Virus
Voyager 1989
Wanderer 3D
Wanted 1988
Warp 1989
Weird Dreams 1989
Whitewater Madness 1989
Wings of Death 1990
Wizball 1987
Xenon 1988
Yolanda 1990
Z-Out
Zodiax
Zombie Apocalypse
Zone Warrior
Zynaps 1988
 Action - Adventure 
Another World 1991
Baal 1988
Back to the Golden Age 1990
Barbarian
Batman - The Caped Crusader 1988
Beastlord
Blood Fever
Bob Morane - Chevalerie 1987
Bob Morane - Jungle 1987
Bob Morane - Ocean 1988
Brataccas 1986
Brides of Dracula 1992
Cadaver
Colorado 1990-01-01
Crafton & Xunk 1987
Dark Castle
Eye of Horus 1989-01-01
Fantastic World 1
Fantastic World 2
Fanwor 1.132001-03-13
Flood 1990
Galactic Empire 1991
Garfield - Big, Fat, Hairy Deal 1988
Gauntlet III - The Final Quest 1991
Gilgalad
Gods 1991
Head over Heels
Heimdall 1991
Hlípa 1992
Hudson Hawk
Hunter 1991
Impossible Mission
Impossible Mission II
In 80 Days Around the World 1987
Indiana Jones and The Fate Of Atlantis
Jetsons - The Computer Game 1991
King of Chicago 1989
Lands of Havoc 1985
Last Ninja II
Last Ninja III
Mad Flunky 1988
Mafiosi 1990-04-11
Magnetic Tank
Mean Streets
Moebius 1987
Night Hunter 1988
Night Shift 1991
Ninja Remix 1990
North Sea Inferno
Pandora 1988
Pink Panther 1989-01-01
Raffles 1989
raw 0.1.02004-04-21
Roy of the Rovers 1989
Shadow of the Beast 1989
Shadow of the Beast 2
Sinbad and the Throne of the Falcon 1988
Star Trek - The Rebel Universe 1987
Starblade 1990-01-01
Starquake 1988
Starquake 2 (WIP)
Stormbringer 1988
Stryx
Switchblade 1990
Switchblade II 1991
Tai-Pan
The Immortal
The Kristal 1990-01-01
The Simpsons
Theme Park Mystery
Thunderbirds 1989-01-01
Time Bandit 2.01985
Top Cat - Starring in Beverly Hills Cats 1991
Tusker 1989
Voodoo Nightmare 1990-01-01
Warlock
Ween 1993
Where Time Stood Still 1988
 Action - Arcade 
1943
A.P.B. 1989
Aaargh! 1989
Afterburner 1988
Alien Syndrome
Alien Thing 1995-01-01
Altered Beast 1989
Assault and Battery 1994
Asteroid Controller 1.01992
Atomic Robo-Kid
BattleZone 1986
Bionic Commando
Black Hole 1994-01-14
Black Tiger 1990
Bonanza Bros. 1991
Cabal 1989
Captain Fizz 1988
Classiques 1
Clown-O-Mania
Combat
Crack Down 1989-01-01
Crack'ed 1987
Crush 1991
Deathstrike 1987
Doctor Boris 1988
Dragon Spirit 1989
Droid 1991
E-Swat
Empire Strikes Back
Exterminator 1991
Fast Food
Feuerwehr 1988-08
Flintstones 1988
Forgotten Worlds 1989
Ghouls'n Ghosts 1989-01-01
Gridway
Hex 1986
High Steel 1989-01-01
Hydra 1991
Ikari Warriors 1987
Joe Blade II 1988
Jungle Boy 1991
Kaboom
Midnight Resistance
Moon Patrol
Mr. Heli
Mudpies 1985
NARC 1990
Ninja Spirit 1988
OPUS No. 1
Other Place 1.21992-04-20
P47 1988-01-01
Pop! 1993
Prison 1989-01-01
Psyborg 1992
R-Type
R-Type II
Rampage 1988
Rampart 1991
Return of the Jedi
Road Blasters 1989-01-01
Rolling Thunder 1988
S.D.I. 1989
Shadow Dancer 1991
Shinobi
Space Harrier 1988
Space Harrier II 1990-01-01
Spidertronic 1988
Squish 1992
Star Wars 1987-01-01
Steel Talons 1996
Steg the Slug 1992
Strider 1989
STUN Runner
Targhan 1989
Tempest 1989
Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends 1992
Tiger Road 1989
Two for Two
U.N. Squadron 1990
Vindicators 1989
Warlock's Quest 1988
Who Framed Roger Rabbit 1988
Xevious
 Action - Bomberman 
Bang and Blast Man
Bomb Squad 1.01996-10-02
Dynablaster 1993
Dynabusters
Mr. Boomer
Super Bomberman
 Action - Ego-Shooter 
BadMood 0.12014-12-06
Dark Side 1988
Des Lasers et des Hommes
Destruction Imminent 1998-10-13
Duke Nukem 3D 1.0
Hellgate
KillThings
Maze
Midi-Maze II 1.5
nuQuake 0.22001-12-13
PmDoom 0.592014-09-12
PmHeretic 0.552009-05-26
PmHexen 0.512006-05-01
Quake 0.5
Running 1.0
Running-2
Spear of Destiny
Substation
The Maze 0.4g1998-03-20
TyrQuake 2015-01-05
Wolfenstein 0.52005-05-02
 Action - Ego-Shooter/Tools 
dePAK 1.02001-12-01
 Action - Gauntlet and clones 
Action Bughunt 1994
Baller PW
Desolator
DGDB (Color)
DGDB (Mono)
DGDB 2
Escape from the Planet of the Robot Monsters
Gauntlet I 1988
Gauntlet II 1988
Into the Eagle's Nest 1987
Puffy's Saga 1988
Pyramax 1990
Ranarama 1988
Shackled 1988
The Chaos Engine 1993-03
Xybots
 Action - Run and Gun 
Alcatraz 1992
AMC - Astro Marine Corps 1990
Arctic Moves 2001
Beverly Hills Cop 1990
Beyond the Ice Palace 1988
Crime Wave 1990
Custodian 1989
Cybercop 1991
Dan Dare III - The Escape 1989
Dark Fusion 1989
Darkman 1991
Defenders of the Earth 1990-01-01
Exolon 1988
Fernandez Must Die 1988
Mercs 1991-01-01
Navy Seals
Norh Sea Inferno 1990
Obliterator 1988-01-01
Predator 1987
Rambo III 1988
Real Ghostbusters 1988
Red Ace 1988
Robocop II 1990
Rubicon 1992
Soldier of Light
Stormtrooper 1988-01-01
Terminator 2
The Untouchables 1989
Thunder Jaws 1991
Time Soldier 1989-01-01
Total Recall 1990
Trantor - The last Stormtrooper 1987
Turrican
Turrican II
War Machine 1989
 Action - Shoot'em Up 
Aerial Combat ST 1994
Aerial Kombat II 1994
Aerial Kombat III - The Final Encounter 1995
Air to Air Combat 1992
Albedo 1988-01-01
Alphamax
Altaïr 1987
Arch-Mage 1993
Armoured Operation 1993
AstroPanic 94! Rev E 1995
AstroPanic! 1986
Attackwave 2009
Awesome 1991
Better Dead Than Alien
BITTNER 3.5K 1990-12-23
Caves of Rigel
Cola Wars
Cosmic Pirate
Critical Mass
Cybernoid 1988
Cybernoid II 1989
Domination 1990-01-01
Dominator 1989-01-01
Dragon Scape 1989
Evo Fighter
Fireblaster 1988
Floyd the Droid - On the Run 1986
Future Sport 1989-01-01
G-Orb 1991
Grap 1990-01-01
Hardcore
Heavy Metal 1989-01-01
Hellfire
HyperSpace 1.1
Killing Game Show 1990
Leavin' Teramis 1989-01-01
Legend of the Lost 1990
Megablast 0.3
Metropolis AD 2000 1987
Minter 3.5K 1990-12
Neptun 1991
Netherworld 1988
Nova 1.21990
Photon Storm
Quartz 1988
Rotox 1990-01-01
SAS Combat Simulator 1989
Shoot the Moon 1987
Sky Strike 1989
Space Jet 1990
Space Pilot 1986
Space Port 1987-01-01
Spacefighter 2 1988
Spacola
STORM
Superman - The Man of Steel 1989
Trifide
Turn'n Burn 1990
Utopos 1.611995
Vector Invasion 1987-12-23
Whirligig
Wicked
Xynix 1.451990-11-16
XYZM
Zedonoid 1991
Zenith
 Action - Shoot'em Up (3D) 
ADS - Advanced Destroyer Simulator 1990
Advanced Tactical Fighter II 1990
Ammotrack 1988
Backlash 1987
Bad Company 1989
Butcher Hill 1989
Chase 1988
Eagle's Rider 1989
Encounter 1990
F1 Tornado 1992
Galactic Conqueror 1988
Hiscon Rescue 1990
Infestation 1990-01-01
Lancaster 1989
Live and Let Die 1988
Mach 3 1987
Magic Fly 1990-01-01
Matrix Marauders
Phantasm 1988
Phoenix
Rave 1996-08-01
Resolution 101 1990
Savage Space
ST Wars 1987
Star Raiders 1986
Starglider
Starglider II
T-Bird 1989
The Last Arcadian 1992
Thunder Blade 1988
Thunder Burner
Trash Heap 1987
Twylyte 1989
Vaxine
Zero-5 1994
 Action - Shoot'em Up (Horizontal) 
Alien World 1992
Anarchy 1990-01-01
Andes Attack 1988
Aquanaut 1989
Armalyte 1991
Avina Blue 1991
Blood Money
Bold 1.1b2004-05-01
Bomber Bird
Boom (Preview)
Bug Bash
Defender II
Dyter-07 1990-01-01
Exterminate 1990
F-16 1990
Fire! 1989
Game Over II 1988
Gridrunner 1989
Hostile Reception 1990
Hyperdome 1988
Jaws 1989
Jug
Llamazap
Luxor 1988
Mission Deadzone 1990
Monty Python's Flying Circus 1990
Onyx
Operation Hormuz 1989
R-Type Deluxe 2015-12-24
Return to Genesis
Revenge of the Mutant Camels
Revenge of the Mutant Camels 2
Silkworm 1989
Skyrider
Steel 1989
Super Gridrunner
Time Blast
Under Pressure 1991
Uridium
X-Out 1990
Yomo 1990
 Action - Shoot'em Up (Isometric) 
H.A.T.E. 1989
HATE - Hostile All Terrain Encounter 1989
Leviathan 1987
 Action - Shoot'em Up (Vertical) 
Action Fighter 1989
Air Supply 1990
Alien Patrol
Alone in a Haunted Monastery
Andromeda
Apache Flight 1992
Arcadia ST 1992
Arkon 1992
Artificial Dreams 1988
Astro Tunnel
Atax 1988
Battle Probe 1988
Blazing Thunder
Bomber Command 1987
Bootiful Babe 1989
Bug 1993
Caleban
Chopper X 1989
Companion I 1988
Crabos
Deathstar 1989
Exodrom
Fear (Preview) 2011
Firehawk 1993
Flight Levels
Flying Shark 1988-01-01
Foundations Waste 1988
Frenetic
Gemini Wing 1990
Goldrunner 1987
Goldrunner II 1988
Hades Nebula 1987
Headlong 1992
Hell Bent 1988
I, Ball 1987
Island Strike 1996
Kamikaze 1990
Little Wing
Maelstrom 1988
Mission Genocide 1987
Orion's Run 0.7c
Painium Disaster
Plutos
Raiden Preview
Scramble Spirits 1990
Screaming Wings 1987
Slap Fight 1988
Sonic Boom 1990
Star Goose! 1988
Swiftar 1989
SWIV 1991
Terra Nova 1987
Thunder Wing 1989
Trauma 1987
Triton III 1989
Violence 1992
War Heli 1987
Warhawk
X2 2016-12-25
Xenon II - Megablast 1989
Xenotron 2.31990
Zap
Zog 1990
Zxym
 Action - Shooting Gallery 
Arena Earth 1990
Beast Busters 1990
Bob Morane - Science Fiction
Die Hard II - Die Harder 1992
Final Legacy
Firestar 1991
Forest Fire 1.01989
Operation Skumm 1996
Operation Thunderbolt 1989
Operation Wolf
Predator 2 1991
Prohibition 1987
Safari Guns 1989
Shit Hawks 1990-04-08
Shooting Carnival
Space Gun 1992
Spitting Fish 1993
Ti-Shoot 1.61991-05-10
Veteran 1988
 Action - Spacewar 
STar Treck
The Arena Of Death 1989
 Arcade 
Azarian 0.871987
Berzerk 1994-05-04
Bomb Jack 1988
Bubble + 1990
G-Loc 1991
Galaxy Force 1988
Kwiks
Monkey Business
Renaissance I 1990-01-01
Santa Run 1.2
Skweek 1989
Super Skweek 1990
 Beat'em up 
Aazohm Krypht
After the War 1989
Alien Storm 1991
Barbarian (Palace)
Battletoads
Beats of Rage 2012
Cartoon Capers
Charlie Chaplin
Double Dragon
Double Dragon 3
Double Dragon II - The Revenge 1989
Dragon Lord
Dragon Ninja
Dynamite Dux 1989
Dynasty Wars 1990-01-01
Fallen Angel 1989
Final Fight 1991
Gladiators 1989
Golden Axe 1990
Graffiti Man 1987-01-01
Human Killing Machine
I Ludicrus 1989
Karateka 1988
Mafdet and the Book of the Dead 1988
Ninja Mission 1987
Ninja Rabbits 1991
No Exit 1991
Panza Kick Boxing
Pit Fighter
Ranx 1990
Renegade
Skull & Crossbones
Spitting Image
Street Fighter I 1988
Street Fighter II 1993
Street Gang 1988
Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles - Arcade
Wild Streets
646 Programs total.