Download Retro Game - Best Software & Apps

  • Bendy and the Ink Machine

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free retro cartoon horror game

    10
    1 vote
    • PROS: Detailed and engaging storyline, Completely original concept
    • CONS: No real innovations, Lacks horror
  • Crazy Taxi

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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    Drive like you've lost it in Crazy Taxi

    7
    2294 votes
    • PROS: Fun, fast-paced driving gameplay in short bursts , High replay value
    • CONS: Dated and simplistic graphics, Some ports lack great original soundtrack
  • Chicken Invaders 3

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    Platform
    Windows

    Wacky Fun in Chicken Invaders 3

    7
    979 votes
    • PROS: Chicken Invaders 3 is very much one for players who appreciate retro games, The game is the best yet in the Chicken Invaders series
    • CONS: Players who have already experienced the first two titles may find it over-familiar, If you want modern gaming development it is unlikely to appeal to you
  • I Wanna Be The Guy

    1.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Toughest game ever?

    7
    269 votes
    • PROS: Retro graphics, Fun and original idea, Really challenging
    • CONS: Gets tiring!, It may be the point, but this is crazily hard
  • Ravenfield

    0.5.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android

    Free and action-packed first-person shooter game for PC users

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    • PROS: Ravenfield offers an immense battlefield with plenty of enemies to encounter., Classic 16-bit graphics will appeal to many fans of retro gaming.
    • CONS: The free version is likely to have a certain amount of performance issues., Access to advanced options and enhanced gameplay will require a purchase.
  • Friday the 13th The Game

    1.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Horror gaming with a retro feel

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    • PROS: Play as counsellors or Jason, Vintage visuals
    • CONS: Not for Mac, Small roaming space
  • King of Fighters vs. Mortal Kombat

    MUGEN 1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Street Fighter inspired MUGEN game

    7
    175 votes
    • PROS: Retro Street Fighter style gameplay and graphics, Lots of characters and levels, Customisation options
    • CONS: Not very original compared to Street Fighter, Not compatible with Windows 7
  • Spelunky

    1.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Become an archeologist in the retro platform game

    6
    30 votes
    • PROS: Graphics much better than the 2009 version, Up to 4 players on the same computer, Infinite life, Perfect playability
    • CONS: Very difficult for inexperienced players, No online multiplayer mode
  • Cart Life

    1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Retro style retail simulation game

    6
    33 votes
    • PROS: Original concept, Excellent retro graphics, Fun synth soundtrack
    • CONS: Gameplay is a bit slow, Very fast moving - hard to make a profit!
  • Hide

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    A free retro horror game

    7
    104 votes
    • PROS: Atmospheric, Great retro 3D graphics, Good sound
    • CONS: Simple
  • Rayman 2: The Great Escape

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    Platform
    Windows

    Fun and nostalgic retro platform game for windows

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    • PROS: Great platforming game play, Advanced level design
    • CONS: Dated graphics, Easier to control with game pad
  • Mega Man Unlimited

    1.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Retro platform game

    6
    21 votes
    • I may die!

      2017

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      Platform
      Windows

      Free Game for Platform Fans

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      No votes yet
      • PROS: Cool retro gaming action, Sharp and colourful graphics,
      • CONS: No multiplayer option, Can get a little repetitive after a while
    • Brain It On! - Physics Puzzles

      1.2.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Free Game for Puzzle Lovers

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      • PROS: 40 different levels to complete, Retro gaming style,
      • CONS: Graphics are rather basic, Can be very difficult,
    • Hack RUN

      4.0

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      Platform
      iPhone
      Android
      Mac

      Retro amateur hacking game

      10
      1 vote
      • PROS: Fun original concept, Teaches you a bit of DOS and UNIX, Absorbing
      • CONS: Some bad language, Too easy to crack puzzles, Puzzles can be very hard
    • Retro City Rampage

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      Platform
      Windows

      An '80s inspired 8-bit open world action game

      7
      48 votes
      • PROS: Well written and hilarious script, Huge open world gives players freedom, Tons of different types of missions
      • CONS: Driving can be imprecise, No co-op play
    • Warm Up!

      5.20

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Fun and retro-style racing game for personal computers

      8
      3 votes
      • PROS: Excellent graphics and audio effects for a game of its time, There are numerous upgrades and vehicles to choose from throughout the game
      • CONS: It is not possible to choose modern cars or current racing personalities, A file size of 623 megabytes could slow down some operating systems
    • Duck Life: Retro Pack

      1.92

      License
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      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      A full version game for android, by MoFunZone.com

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      No votes yet
      • Trine

        Demo

        License
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        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        A fantasy physics puzzle platformer

        6
        27 votes
        • PROS: Beautiful graphics, Great voice acting
        • CONS: Movement sometimes obscured
      • Shadow Warrior Classic Redux

        2016

        License
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        Platform
        Windows
        Android

        Retro Game for Action Fans

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        No votes yet
        • PROS: Lots of cool missions to complete, A detailed world to explore
        • CONS: Graphics look quite dated, Can be rather challenging
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      11.0.02697.3Windows
      29797.3Windows
      322947.2Windows, Android, iPhone
      4MUGEN 1.01756.8Windows
      51046.6Windows, Mac