Monday, June 16, 2008

The Atari ST was a popular series of computers first released in 1985.

1992
Aliens called the Bargon have conquered Earth. A young programmer wants to put an end to their rule.
Someone has kidnapped the prince, and it's up to two goblins, Winkle and Fingus, to rescue him.
Escape prison, rid the kingdom from invaders, and defeat the cruel temptress.
To fulfill the prophecy, a wizard must complete three quests in three days in order to kill an evil wizard.

1991
A man invents a sex drive increasing drug and is murdered. Deliver the drug and don't get implicated in the murder.
A voodoo doll causes King Angoulafre to go mad, so three gobliiins search for Niak the Wizard to help the king.

1990
King Arthur goes on a quest to rescue his knights and find the holy grail.
In this semi-erotic adventure game, rescue your girlfriend before she's turned into a half cyborg Geisha.
Alluded to in Moai Better Blues. Hone your magical powers as you uncover a plot to control the threads of existence.
Often alluded to in Telltale's games. Become a pirate, defeat an evil ghost captain, and rescue the governor.

1989
A navel officer is sent to Tunisia to rescue a US ambassador in order to prevent war.
A college student named Laura Bow must find out family secrets to uncover a murderer.
The origin of the fine leather jackets in-joke. Rescue Indy's father from the Nazis and recover the holy grail.
After getting dumped again, Larry travels to a tropical island where he meets his dream woman.
Work with the aliens while secretly working to get rid of them.
Detective Sonny Bonds must rescue his girlfriend and once again capture the Death Angel.
An adventure/RPG hybrid where you must battle monsters and solve quests to become a hero.
Rescue the two guys from Andromeda from the evil ScumSoft corporation.

1988
Sell your home in New York and head out to Gold Rush-era California to strike it rich.
Travel to the kingdom of Tamir to save a fairy and find a magical fruit to heal your dying father.
Larry gets dumped, goes on a cruise to score with women, and ends up in the middle of a KGB plot.
In a future where Earth has been invaded by aliens, try to overthrow them and save humanity.
Alluded to in Abe Lincoln Must Die. A tabloid reporter, an archeologist, and two college students save the world.

1987
The god-like Implementors task you with recovering the Coconut of Quendor from the Ur-grue.
A loser hits on women all night before he finds one that will sleep with him.
Alluded to in Bright Side of the Moon. Break into a spooky mansion to save your cheerleader girlfriend.
In this game aimed at children, nursery rhymes are mixed up and you have to fix them.
A cop patrols the street, then goes undercover to take down "The Death Angel".
The Sarien leader seeks revenge on intrepid janitor Roger Wilco.

1986
Protect a mystical pig and prevent evil from escaping the Black Cauldron.
A slave to a wizard must escape from the wizard's house without the wizard finding out what he is up to.
A janitor must save his planet from alien invaders known as the Sariens.

1985
Travel to a faraway land to rescue the beautiful Valanice from a witch who has imprisoned her in an ivory tower.

1984
Sir Graham is chosen to find the three treasures of Daventry. Once he finds them, he shall become king.

1982
A detective must investigate an apparent suicide which is more than it seems.
A black hole mining ship investigates an anomaly that turns out to be a giant ship of unknown origin and composition.
A voice says you have passed all tests but one. Survive the horrors of the dungeon and you earn your reward.

1981
Enter the Great Underground Empire once again on a quest to defeat the wizard of Frobozz.

1980
Travel through the Great Underground Empire to find the Nineteen Treasures of Zork.