Publishers: Millennium Interactive, Electronic Arts
James Pond: Underwater Agent is a platform video game that was developed by British video game developer Millennium Interactive and published by Millennium Interactive and Electronic Arts for the Amiga, Atari ST, Acorn Archimedes, and Sega Genesis. It was the first of three James Pond games.
Jim Power in Mutant Planet is a platform video game developed by Digital Concept and published by Loriciel for the Amiga, Atari ST and Amstrad CPC in 1992. It was also released by Micro World for the TurboGrafx-CD in 1993 exclusively in Japan. The game features several contrasting modes of gameplay, including side-view platforming, top-view, and horizontal shoot 'em up.
The soundtrack was composed by Chris Hülsbeck.
Platforms: Atari ST, Amiga, Apple Mac, Microsoft Dos, Commodore 64
Jet is a combat flight simulator video game originally published in 1985 by Sublogic. The game was released in 1985 for MS-DOS and the Commodore 64, 1986 for the Apple II, 1988 for the Atari ST and Amiga, and 1989 for the Macintosh and NEC PC-9801.An updated version called Jet 2.0 was released for MS-DOS in 1987.
Judge Dredd is a 1990 platform shoot 'em up game based on the character of the same name. It was developed by Random Access and published by Virgin Mastertronic. It was released in Europe in 1990, for the Commodore Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Judge Dredd was criticized for its gameplay, which was viewed as repetitive.
Platforms: Atari ST, Amiga, Apple Mac, Microsoft Dos, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64
Jewels of Darkness (formerly the Middle-Earth Trilogy) is a trilogy of text adventure games by Level 9. The individual games were initially released separately in 1983. They featured some themes inspired by the books of J. R. R. Tolkien and so became known as the Middle-Earth Trilogy.
In 1986 the three games were revised, expanded and rereleased together as a compilation. For legal reasons the references to Middle-earth were removed and the trilogy was retitled Jewels of Darkness. The games incl…
Platforms: Amiga, Atari ST, Sega Master System, Sega Game Gear, Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Dos, PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, Nintendo GameBoy, Sega Mega Drive
Publishers: Millennium Interactive, Electronic Arts, U.S. Gold, Play It, Ocean Software, Valcon Games, http://www.gamespot.com/gba/action/jamespondcodenamerobocod/index.htmlCodemasters
James Pond 2: Codename: Robocod, also known as Super James Pond, is a platform video game and sequel to James Pond. It was developed by the same British teams as the original. The title music by Richard Joseph is a marimba-heavy rendition of the RoboCop film theme.James Pond 2 was originally released on the Amiga, Atari ST and Sega Genesis in 1991 by three different publishers. It was next ported to Amiga AGA, Amiga CD32, Game Gear, Commodore 64, Master System, PC, Acorn Archimedes, Game Boy and…
Platforms: Atari ST, Apple Mac, Nintendo Nes, Atari 2600, Arcade
Publishers: Williams Electronics
Joust is an arcade game developed by Williams Electronics and released in 1982. It popularized the concept of two-player cooperative gameplay by being more successful at it than its predecessors. The player uses a button and joystick to control a knight riding a flying ostrich. The objective is to progress through levels by defeating waves of enemy knights riding buzzards.
John Newcomer led the development team, which included Bill Pfutzenreuter, Janice Woldenberg-Miller (former surname: Hendric…
Platforms: Atari ST, Amiga, Microsoft Windows, Sega Mega Drive
Publishers: Virgin Games
Jimmy White's 'Whirlwind' Snooker is a video game by Archer MacLean, released by Virgin Games in 1991 for the Commodore Amiga, Atari ST and PC (later for the Sega Mega Drive). 'Whirlwind' Snooker is a realistic snooker simulator.
Although the game was not the first to simulate snooker (or pool) in 3D, it made full use of the processing power and graphics capabilities of 16-bit home computers and was praised for its then ground-breaking realism and easy-to-use interface. ACE said that the game wa…