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Games made into books

Group Description

These games have inspired books or are a direct influence to a book. For the distinct but related list of games based on books, please check the Inspiration: Literature game group.

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Game Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherMobyScore
Where in Europe is Carmen Sandiego?1988Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Commodore 64, DOS, MacintoshBrøderbund Software, Inc.2.77
Mega Man 21988DoJa, iPhone, NES, Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation, Wii, Wii UCapcom Entertainment, Inc.4.11
Ninja Gaiden1988Arcade, NES, Nintendo 3DS, TurboGrafx-16, Wii, Wii UNintendo of America Inc.3.94
Bases Loaded II: Second Season1988NESJaleco USA, Inc.3.20
Blaster Master1988NES, Nintendo 3DS, WiiSun Corporation of America3.91
Pool of Radiance1988Amiga, Apple II, Commodore 64, DOS, Macintosh, NES, PC-88, PC-98, Sharp X1FCI3.70
Wizards & Warriors1987NESAcclaim Entertainment, Inc.3.81
Castlevania II: Simon's Quest1987NES, Nintendo 3DS, Wii, Wii UKonami, Inc.3.38
Bionic Commando1987Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Arcade, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, ZX SpectrumCapcom U.S.A., Inc.3.18
Metal Gear1987Commodore 64, DOS, J2ME, MSX, NES, WiiUltra Software Corporation3.52
Shadowgate1987Amiga, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, DOS, Macintosh, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Windows 3.xKemco/Seika3.69
Stationfall1987Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, MacintoshInfocom, Inc.3.76
Where in the U.S.A. is Carmen Sandiego?1986Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Commodore 64, DOS, MacintoshBrøderbund Software, Inc.3.54
Might and Magic: Book One - Secret of the Inner Sanctum1986Apple II, Commodore 64, DOS, FM-7, Macintosh, MSX, NES, PC-88, PC-98, Sharp X1, Sharp X68000New World Computing, Inc.3.79
Infiltrator1986Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, DOS, iPad, iPhone, ZX SpectrumMindscape, Inc.4.10
Ultima I: The First Age of Darkness1986Apple II, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX, PC-88, PC-98, Sharp X1, WindowsORIGIN Systems, Inc.3.79
Portal1986Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, PC BooterActivision, Inc.3.20
Wishbringer1985Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Macintosh, Tatung Einstein, TI-99/4A, TRS-80 CoCoAsgard Software3.77
Tales of the Unknown: Volume I - The Bard's Tale1985Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Macintosh, NES, PC-98, ZX SpectrumElectronic Arts, Inc.3.83
Super Mario Bros.1985Arcade, Game Boy Advance, NES, Nintendo 3DS, Wii, Wii UNintendo of America Inc.4.08
Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?1985Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Commodore 64, DOS, Macintosh, SEGA Master SystemBrøderbund Software, Inc.3.55
King's Quest1984Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, DOS, Macintosh, PC Booter, SEGA Master SystemIBM3.52
Shadowkeep1984Apple IITrillium Corp....
Enchanter1983Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Macintosh, PC Booter, TRS-80, TRS-80 CoCoInfocom, Inc.3.10
Planetfall1983Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 16, Plus/4, Commodore 64, DOS, Macintosh, PC Booter, Tatung Einstein, TRS-80, TRS-80 CoCoInfocom, Inc.3.93
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Selected Covers

Portal PC Booter Front Cover
Front cover for Portal
Shadowkeep Apple II Front Cover
Front cover for Shadowkeep
Bionic Commando Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Bionic Commando
Mega Man 2 NES Front Cover
Front cover for Mega Man 2

Selected Screenshots

The title screen
Screenshot from Portal
Introduction of Production for this game.
Screenshot from Bionic Commando
Title screen
Screenshot from Mega Man 2
opening screen
Screenshot from Enchanter