MSX Games Starting with Ca to Fa





California Games

MSX California Games

California Games follows the same format as the summer and winter games. Events included are skateboarding, footbag, surfing, roller skating, flying disc and BMX. California games supports multiplayer and single player modes. Though the game is best enjoyed with friends.Like previous Epyx games, Summer Games is just as addictive.

Championship Lode Runner

MSX Championship Lode Runner

The game contains 50 challenging levels and is designed for expert players. First time players may find this game a little frustrating so you have been warned.There is no level editor and you have to play through the levels in order. The game creators are not completely evil as they did provide a save-game option was provided, though you lose one life every time you were restored.

Chase H.Q.

MSX Chase H.Q.

Your mission is to patrol the streets as an undercover agent and track down five criminals. Pay attention to the mission briefing before starting off. Your briefings will give you valuable information such as what car the suspects drive. Avoid crashing in to other cars while you search for the suspect. Once you catch up to the other cars, bump into them until your car is no longer functional.

Choplifter!

MSX Choplifter!

Chopper Command is a side-scrolling action/arcade game. You command of an attack chopper. Your mission is to go behind enemy lines and rescue 16 hostages per level. To prevent you from rescuing the hostages, tanks and enemy aircraft will try to stop you and won’t stop until you have rescued the hostages.

Cloud Master

MSX Cloud Master

You have the ability to float on clouds and shoot small balls of energy at bad guys who fly at you from the left and right of the screen. Collect powerups and visit the shops to upgrade your offensive and defensive powers. There are several stages all of which have their own bosses and mini bosses.This is one of the only games ever made which features flying noodle bowls and bears with guns.

Columns

MSX Columns

Columns is another Tetris copycat as it involves arranging falling blocks in such a way as to clear them. Columns groups three same-size but varying colour blocks that must be arranged into sequences of three or more horizontally, vertically or diagonally. Sequences of four or five count for double or triple points. The real trick is to setting up combos – where one line causes other blocks to drop so as to create other lines.

Commando

MSX Commando

Another popular game from the 1980s.Fight through several levels in this arcade conversion. Armed with only a standard rifle and a few grenades, take on the hordes of Nazis. Some are wandering around in the open while others have picked out hiding places, which you must approach from certain angles. Use the trees, rivers and bridges when developing your combat tactics. Be sure to collect grenades and always have a few ready as they will become life savers at critical moments.

Congo Bongo

MSX Congo Bongo

This is a port of the popular jump n run arcade game. Your objective, should you choose to accept it, is to run, jump, and climb your way through a dangerous jungle while avoiding various animals and projectiles.As a bonus, the game includes the introductory animation from the arcade game.

Contra

MSX Contra

A small meteorite hit the Galuga archipelago, some 20km northeast of New Zealand. Two years later, a terrorist group seized the island in preparation for an alien invasion. The earth’s marines sent two members of their elite Contra unit, Bill Rizer and Lance Bean, to neutralize the terrorists. Your mission is to take out all enemy forces on the island. Upgrading your weapons is key to your success.

Daedalian Opus

MSX Daedalian Opus

You play Daedaleanopus and your mission is to solve puzzles that consist of placing shaped pieces into a space and completely filling the area with all the pieces in a Tetris kind of way.

Decathalon

MSX Decathalon

The Activision Decathlon attempts to use the player’s own physical endurance to simulate athletic performance. Players move their joysticks left and right to run, and hit the red button to perform actions such as vaulting or throwing the discus. There are 10 different Olympics events including:100-meter dash, long jump, shot put, high jump, 400-meter race, 110-meter hurdles, discus throw, pole vault, javelin throw, and1500 meter race that takes several minutes to complete.

Dig Dug

MSX Dig Dug

Dig Dug is another Arcade port and is considered one of the top arcade games on the 1980s. So popular that the game is still being ported to generations 7 consoles.Dig Dug is pretty much the same in concept as Pac-man, but instead of eating cookies while moving through a maze of hallways, Dig Dug has you digging you own maze of tunnels while avoiding creatures that want you dead.

Donkey Kong

MSX Donkey Kong

Released in the arcades in 1981, Donkey Kong became a smash hit as was soon ported over to all popular gaming platforms of the time. In fact, the game has become so popular that it is still being ported over to modern gaming platforms.Mario must scale four different industrial levels: construction zone, cement factory, an elevator-themed level, and removing rivets from girders.

Double Dragon

MSX Double Dragon

Double Dragon is set in post-apocalyptic New York.Double Dragon is the story Billy and Jimmy Lee, twin brothers trained in the fighting style of Sou-Setsu-Ken. Together, they managed a small martial arts training school. One day, Billy’s girlfriend, Marian, is kidnapped by the Black Warriors, led by Willy. As you can imagine, Billy and Jimmy set out to save Billy’s girlfriend. Using various techniques fight using punches, kicks and the elbow strike.

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

MSX Double Dragon II: The Revenge

The Marian was rescued from the Shadow Boss by Billy & Jimmy Lee in the first Double Dragon game. However, this time she has been kidnapped and killed.Your mission is simple, seek you revenge against the Shadow Boss.

Duck Hunt

MSX Duck Hunt

Duck Hunt became popular due tot he light gun it came with. Every scene starts off with your faithful dog running into the bushes, scaring the ducks into the air. No more than one or two ducks will fly in to the air. Shoot them and get credit. Miss too many and you will not be permitted to the next level. As the rounds progress, the ducks begin flying faster and faster, and fewer misses are allowed.

Elevator Action

MSX Elevator Action

You are Agent 17 (codename: “Otto”). Your mission is to secure all top secret documents from a security building and escape in the getaway car, located in the basement of the building.Enemies spies are scattered throughout the 30-floor building and they have only one mission: execute Agent 17 at all costs. There are several ways in which Agent 17 can kill them: * Shooting them with his gun. * Kicking them by jumping onto them.

Elite

MSX Elite

Embark on a trading venture among the many star systems. To be safe, trade on razor-thin margins among in the safe systems, or in order to make a lot of money, take risks and trade with anarchic systems while watching out for pirates. Keep in mind that your ship does not have much in terms of defence.Save on fuel costs by buying a fuel scoop and flying near the star. Don’t get a bad rep as the police will come after you and then you will have to dodge more than just pirates.

F-15 Strike Eagle

MSX F-15 Strike Eagle

F-15 Strike Eagle features 15 missions that fall within the F-15’s flying envelope. Your missions take place in the Middle East and Asia theatres in the 1970s and 1980s. Use your machine guns, guided missiles and bombs at your disposal as directed in your mission briefings. The game features three enemy aircraft and three types of enemy SAMs.

F16 Fighting Falcon

MSX F16 Fighting Falcon

You command the F-16 Fighting Falcon in this carefully crafted simulation where you must take down all enemy jets.Fight and fly through ten levels using your flying skill. Your jet is equipped with machine guns and two types of missiles. The number of missiles you have vary between each level.