Download Retro Game - Best Software & Apps

  • Ravenfield

    0.5.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android

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

    9
    560 votes
    • 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.
  • Happy Chick

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Windows

    Cool Simulator for Retro Gamers

    9
    126 votes
    • PROS: Works with a wide range of devices, Hundreds of game titles available
    • CONS: No free trial available, Some games tend to glitch
  • DOSBox

    0.74

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Run MS-DOS classics without hassle

    7
    418 votes
    • PROS: Lots of games available, Can run any DOS application
    • CONS: Need to be familiar with DOS
  • Bendy and the Ink Machine

    1-0-782

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac

    A creepy adventure

    9
    107 votes
    • PROS: Interesting storyline, Unique character designs, Challenging levels, Smooth game graphics
    • CONS: 1st chapter of the game is too short, Time consuming, Few puzzle hints
  • Hack RUN

    2.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Mac

    Retro amateur hacking game

    9
    22 votes
    • PROS: Original concept, Teaches you a bit of DOS and UNIX, Absorbing
    • CONS: Some bad language, Puzzles can be very hard, Hard to resume later if you don't take notes
  • Friday the 13th The Game

    1.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Horror gaming with a retro feel

    9
    430 votes
    • PROS: Play as counsellors or Jason, Vintage visuals
    • CONS: Not for Mac, Small roaming space
  • I Wanna Be The Guy

    1.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Toughest game ever?

    8
    759 votes
    • PROS: Retro graphics, Fun and original idea, Really challenging
    • CONS: Gets tiring!, It may be the point, but this is crazily hard
  • SNES Emulator  SNES9x  NES Retro  Arcade Games

    1.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A free game for android

    9
    3 votes
    • Super Bomberman R

      1.0

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Cool Game for Retro Fans

      10
      2 votes
      • PROS: Fast paced blasting fun, Exciting multiplayer mode
      • CONS: Background music is rather repetitive, Difficult to keep track of the action at times
    • Rayman 2: The Great Escape

      varies-with-device

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Fun and nostalgic retro platform game for windows

      8
      2 votes
      • PROS: Great platforming game play, Advanced level design
      • CONS: Dated graphics, Easier to control with game pad
    • Slither Snake.io

      1.8.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free retro inspired snake game

      9
      8 votes
      • PROS: Free download , Addictive gameplay
      • CONS: Input lag , No real advantage over the official version
    • Spelunky

      1.0

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Become an archeologist in the retro platform game

      7
      28 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
    • Nokia Snake

      2.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Game for Retro Fans

      6
      28 votes
      • PROS: Lots of levels to complete, Ability to create and share new levels
      • CONS: Gets repetitive rather quickly, Not much variation between levels
    • King of Fighters vs. Mortal Kombat

      MUGEN 1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Street Fighter inspired MUGEN game

      7
      324 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
    • Cart Life

      1.6

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Retro style retail simulation game

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

      2016

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Pixel art strategy management game

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Detailed pixel art, Satisfying difficulty
      • CONS: Fairly expensive, Short
    • Heroes Of Might And Magic 5: Bundle

      varies-with-device

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A retro battle role-playing-game featuring monsters and magic

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Plenty of new material for fans of the franchise, The expansion adds tens of hours into the overall gaming experience
      • CONS: Some missions have bugs which makes the game freeze at times, The story is a little corny and even a little tacky in places
    • Hack RUN

      Free

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Retro amateur hacking game

      7
      3 votes
      • PROS: Original concept, Teaches you a bit of DOS and UNIX
      • CONS: Some bad language, Too easy compared to full version, Limited compared to paid version
    • Crashday Redline Edition

      1.5.23

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Retro Game for Speed Freaks

      7
      2 votes
      • PROS: Diverse levels to complete, Exciting multiplayer mode
      • CONS: Visuals are rather bland, Game mechanics are a bit outdated
    • Mega Man Unlimited

      1.0.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Retro platform game

      6
      32 votes
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