Rachel's Favorite Video Games

ABM Command
(1990)

Designed by Kent Rollins

Platform: Windows 3



Adventure
(1979)

Designed by Warren Robinett

Platform: Atari 2600



Ancient Domains of Mystery
(1994-present)

Designed by Thomas Biskup

Platforms: AmigaOS, DOS, Linux, NetBSD, OpenBSD, OSX, Windows XP



Asteroids
(1979)

Designed by Lyle Rains, Ed Logg

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari Lynx, Dreamcast, Game Boy, Game Boy Color, Nintendo 64, Nintendo DS, PlayStation, Windows 3



Bang! Bang!
(1990)

Designed by David B. Lutton II

Platforms: Windows 3



Battlezone
(1980)

Designed by Ed Rotberg, Owen Rubin, Roger Hector

Platforms: Arcade, Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari ST, Atari XEGS, Commodore 64, DOS, Game Boy, Windows 3, ZX Spectrum



Berzerk
(1980)

Designed by Alan McNeil

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, GCE Vectrex



Block Attack - Rise of the Blocks
(2005-present)

Designed by Poul Sander

Platforms: Linux, Unix, Windows XP



California Games
(1987)

Platforms: AmigaOS, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIGS, Atari 2600, Atari Lynx, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX, NES, Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Sega Master System, ZX Spectrum



Caverns of Mars
(1981-1983)

Designed by Greg Christensen

Platforms: Atari 8-bit



Combat
(1977)

Designed by Steve Mayer, Joe Decuir, Larry Kaplan, Larry Wagner

Platform: Atari 2600



Defender
(1981)

Designed by Eugene Jarvis, Larry DeMar

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600



Dig Dug
(1982)

Designed by Namco

Platforms: Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Atari 400/800, Commodore VIC-20, Commodore 64, DOS, Game Boy, Intellivision, NES/Famicom, Texas Instruments TI-99/4A, Windows XP



Donkey Kong
(1981)

Designed by Shigeru Miyamoto

Platforms: AmigaOS, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, Commodore VIC-20, Commodore 64, Famicom Disk System, IBM PC booter, Intellivision, MSX, NES/Famicom, ZX Spectrum



Donkey Kong Jr.
(1982)

Designed by Shigeru Miyamoto

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari XE Game System, BBC Micro, ColecoVision, Coleco Adam, Famicom Disk System, Intellivision, NES/Famicom



DOOM II: Hell on Earth
(1994)

Designed by Sandy Petersen, Shawn Green, American McGee

Platforms: AmigaOS, BeOS, DOS, Game Boy Advance, Linux, Mac OS, OS/2, Tapwave Zodiac, Unix, Windows 9X, Windows XP



Duke Nukem
(1991)

Designed by Todd Replogle, Scott Miller, Allen H. Blum III

Platforms: DOS



Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup
(2006)

Designed by Linley Henzell, greensnark, Erik Piper, et al.

Platforms: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows 9X, Windows XP



Frogs and Flies
(1982)

Platforms: Atari 2600, Commodore 64



Frog Pond
(1982)

Platform: Atari 2600



Frozen Bubble
(2000)

Designed by Guillaume Cottenceau, Alexis Younes, Matthias Le Bidan, Kim and David Joham, Amaury Amblard-Ladurantie

Platform: Linux



Galaga
(1981)

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 7800, Dreamcast, Famicom Disk System, Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, GameTap, MSX, NES/Famicom, Nintendo 64, Nintendo DS, Nintendo GameCube, PlayStation, SG-1000



Galaxian
(1979)

Designed by Kazunori Sawano

Platforms: Arcade, Apple II, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 400/800, Bally Astrocade, Coleco VFD table top, ColecoVision, Commodore VIC-20, Commodore 64, DOS, Dreamcast, Game Boy, Game Boy Advance, MSX, NES/Famicom, Nintendo 64, Nintendo DS, PlayStation, Sharp X1, ZX Spectrum



GORF
(1981)

Designed by Jamie Fenton

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, Commodore VIC-20, Commodore 64



Kobo Deluxe
(2001-2012)

Designed by Akira Higuchi, David Olofson

Platforms: AmigaOS, BeOS, FreeBSD, IRIX, Linux, Mac OS/OSX, NetBSD, OpenBSD, OS/2, QNX, Solaris, Syllable, Windows 9X, Windows XP



Komi the Space Frog
(2004)

Designed by Allan Crossman

Platforms: Linux, Windows XP



Koules
(1995)

Designed by Jan Hubicka

Platforms: Linux, OS/2, Unix



The Legend of Zelda
(1986)

Designed by Shigeru Miyamoto, Takashi Tezuka

Platforms: Famicom Disk System, NES/Famicom, GameCube, Game Boy Advance



The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
(1991)

Designed by Shigeru Miyamoto, Masanao Arimoto, Tsuyoshi Watanabe

Platforms: Game Boy Advance, Satellaview, Super NES, Virtual Console



Mario Bros.
(1983)

Designed by Shigeru Miyamoto, Gunpei Yokoi

Platforms: Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, NES/Famicom, ZX Spectrum



Meritous
(2008)

Designed by Lancer-X/ASCEAI

Platforms: Linux, Windows 9X, Windows XP



Metroid
(1986)

Designed by Satoru Okada, Makoto Kano, Hiroji Kiyotake, Hirofumi Matsuoka, Yoshio Sakamoto

Platforms: Game Boy Advance, NES/Famicom



Missile Command
(1980)

Designed by Dave Theurer

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 8-bit, Atari XEGS, Atari Lynx, Game Boy, PlayStation, Sega Master System, Sega Game Gear, Sega Genesis, Windows 3, Windows 9X



Moon Patrol
(1982)

Designed by Takashi Nishiyama

Platforms: Apple II, Arcade, Atari 800, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, Atari ST, ColecoVision, Commodore VIC-20, Commodore 64, Dragon 32, Dreamcast, MSX, Game Boy Color, Intellivision, PlayStation, Texas Instruments TI-99/4A, TRS-80, Windows 9X, ZX Spectrum



Phoenix
(1980)

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600



Quake
(1996)

Designed by John Romero, Sandy Petersen, Adrian Carmack, Kevin Cloud, American McGee, Tim Willits

Platforms: AmigaOS, DOS, Mac OS, Linux, Nintendo 64, Sega Saturn, Windows NT/XP



Robots
(198?)

Designed by Ken Arnold, Christos Zoulas

Platforms: *BSD, Linux



Rogue
(1980)

Designed by Michael Toy, Glenn Wichman, Ken Arnold, Jon Lane

Platforms: AmigaOS, Amstrad CPC, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Mac OS, TRS-80, Unix, ZX Spectrum



SkiFree
(1991)

Designed by Chris Pirih

Platforms: Windows 3, Windows XP



Space Invaders
(1978)

Designed by Tomohiro Nishikado

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600, NES/Famicom



Super Breakout
(1981)

Designed by Nolan Bushnell, Steve Bristow, Steve Wozniak, Ed Logg

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 5200



Super Mario Bros. 2
(1988)

Platforms: Game Boy Advance, NES/Famicom, PlayChoice-10, SNES



Super Mario Bros. 3
(1988)

Designed by Shigeru Miyamoto, Takashi Tezuka

Platforms: Game Boy Advance, NES/Famicom, PlayChoice-10



Super Stupid Space Invaders
(1997)

Designed by Kurt Dekker

Platform: DOS



SuperTux
(2003-present)

Designed by Bill Kendrick, et al.

Platforms: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows XP



SuperTuxKart
(2004-present)

Designed by Joerg Henrichs, Marianne Gagnon, Jean-Manuel Clemençon, et al.

Platforms: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows XP/7/8/9/10



Syndicate
(1993)

Designed by Sean Cooper

Platforms: 3DO, Acorn Archimedes, AmigaOS, Amiga CD32, Atari Jaguar, DOS, Mac OS, Mega-CD, NEC PC-9801, Sega Mega Drive, SNES



Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
(1989)

Platforms: AmigaOS, Amstrad CPC, arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, NES/Famicom, ZX Spectrum



Tetris
(1985)

Designed by Alexey Pazhitnov

Platforms: AmigaOS, Apple II, Arcade, Commodore 64, Electronika 60, DOS, Game Boy, NES/Famicom, Sega Mega Drive



Text Missile Command
(1997)

Designed by Kurt Dekker

Platforms: DOS



Thunderground
(1983)

Platform: Atari 2600



Turok: Dinosaur Hunter
(1997)

Designed by David Dienstbier

Platforms: Nintendo 64, Windows 9X



Video Pinball
(1978)

Designed by Bob Smith

Platforms: Arcade, Atari 2600



XEvil
(1994)

Designed by Steve Hardt, Michael Judge, Comrade.Cid, frankwu.com, Anthony Davis, Matthew Dey, Michael Davidson, Peter Arsoff, Brian Nelson, Ann Greyson, Michael Cummings, D.J. Litany

Platforms: Linux, Unix, Windows 9X, Windows XP



Yars' Revenge
(1982)

Designed by Howard Scott Warshaw

Platforms: Atari 2600, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance


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