Download Old School Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Amazing Frog?

    Preview beta

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone

    Old school silly physics simulator game

    9
    1266 votes
    • PROS: Great multiplayer fun, Huge range of content
    • CONS: Lacking traditional story, No online multiplayer
  • Super Mario

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Back to classics

    8
    39 votes
    • PROS: Amazing 2D graphics, Fun background music, Many worlds to explore, Challenging levels
    • CONS: Few playable characters, Easy to die, Has only few lives, Cannot be saved in the middle of a game
  • METAL SLUG 3

    2016

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    A Full Version Action game for Windows

    9
    34 votes
    • HangARoo

      2.05

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free old school computer gaming experience

      8
      287 votes
      • PROS: Interactive and colourful, Over 8, 500 terms and phrases, Completely free
      • CONS: Requires older operating system, Requires Flash players
    • John GBA Lite - GBA emulator

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A free action app for Android, by John emulators

      10
      8 votes
      • Forager

        1.0

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Forager - A Charming Little Adventure

        9
        42 votes
        • PROS: Surprisingly deep gameplay., Completely free to play!
        • CONS: Graphics might not be to everyone's taste., No huge variety in the map.
      • Serious Sam 3: BFE

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Intense old-school first person action is back!

        7
        195 votes
        • PROS: Bright and fun to play, Intense, Fun, dumb storyline
        • CONS: Some poor level design, Early levels are too tough.
      • Block Breaker Deluxe

        1.0.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Classic game with a modern touch

        7
        277 votes
        • PROS: Simple and easy, Modern style, Responsive controls, Bonus items
        • CONS: Not a new game concept, Has few levels, Easy to die, Repetitive gameplay
      • Resident Evil 0 (Zero): HD Remaster

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Is it worth returning Resident Evil Zero?

        8
        18 votes
        • PROS: 8 hours of old-school RE action, A new Wesker Mode, Control Rebecca and Billy together
        • CONS: A bland remaster, Nothing new then, nothing new now
      • Dragon Ball Z Devolution

        varies-with-device

        License
        free
        Platform
        Web Apps

        Go Retro With Dragon Ball Z Devolution

        10
        1 vote
        • PROS: Visual style will appeal to retrogaming fans., Captures the spirit of Dragonball Z.
        • CONS: May be too simple for some gamers., Not everyone will appreciate the pixelated art style.
      • Bomberman

        1.0.5

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Java

        Old school gameplay and graphics

        7
        446 votes
        • PROS: Classic gameplay, Two game modes, Simple controls
        • CONS: Dated graphics
      • Nightmares From The Deep: The Cursed Heart (Full)

        varies-with-device

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A Fun Adventure Game That Punches Above Its Weight

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Old-school, enjoyable adventure, Excellent graphics and sound
        • CONS: The hints make the game a bit too easy, Probably won’t impress hardcore adventure gaming enthusiasts
      • BATTALION 1944

        1.0

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Old school online FPS

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Fast action, Variety of modes
        • CONS: No single-player content, Frustrating
      • World Wide Soccer

        1.34

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        3D soccer/football game, inspired by old-school football games

        7
        35 votes
        • Stairs

          Pre-Alpha

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          A tribute to old-school horror

          6
          65 votes
          • PROS: Tense atmosphere, The soundtrack and the voices
          • CONS: The game ends after 15-20 minutes, Very basic
        • ProtoType

          2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Fun, addictive space shoot'em up

          6
          51 votes
          • PROS: Lots of action and fun, Old-school style, No installation required, Nice graphics and sound effects
          • CONS: Only three stages, Quite difficult, even in the easiest level
        • MiniDoom II

          1.0

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Doom Goes Platforming in MiniDoom II

          10
          1 vote
          • PROS: Carries a genuine retro-90s feel., Celebrates the beloved Doom series.
          • CONS: Abandons the series' familiar first person shooter gameplay., The retro graphics may be too simple for some.
        • Old School RuneScape Unreleased

          varies-with-device

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Play Runescape, Made The Way The 2000s Remember It

          10
          1 vote
          • PROS: Truly classic gameplay, Fun skill system
          • CONS: Some technical issues, Outdated mechanics
        • Puzzle Attack

          4.6

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Old-school Tetris Attack homage

          9
          2 votes
          • PROS: Faithful adaptation, Lots of levels and modes, Play online against others
          • CONS: Very basic, Higher levels are hard!
        • Pocket Rally LITE

          1.0.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android

          Old school rallying on your new school phone

          6
          14 votes
          • PROS: Various control methods, Authentic rally cars, Exotic scenery, 3 camera views, Low tech requirements
          • CONS: Imprecise movement, Controls could be better, Not much vehicle variety
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