Apple 2 Games Starting with T to Su
Tales of the Unknown, Volume I: The Bard’s Tale
In This Apple 2 game The Bard’s Tale takes place in the city of Skara Brae that has been taken over by the evil wizard Mangar. He has brought an eternal winter over the city and monsters roam the streets. Your mission is to lead a party of adventurers through the streets, sewers, dungeons and towers of Skara Brae to defeat Mangar.
The Bard’s Tale II: The Destiny Knight
After your characters defeated the wizard Mangar the Dark and freed Skae Brae from eternal winter, all seemed well in the world. However, and this is where the other shoe falls, the evil Archmage Lagoth Zanta shows up and splits the Destiny Wand into seven pieces and scatters them all over the land. Your must restore the Destiny Wand as it is the only way to protect your lands. To do this, you must essentially reforge it.
The Battle of the Bulge: Tigers in the Snow
On December 16, 1944, Hitler played his last desperate gamble and launched a massive surprise assault against the thin allied lines in the Ardennes forest of Belgium and Luxembourg. As the German Commander, your mission is to cross the Ardennes forest and get to the other side of the Meuse River. If you choose to command the allied forces your goal is the same as the American commander in 1944. You must hold out against the attacking Germans until reinforcements arrive while keeping the enemy from taking towns and exiting from the map.
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
There are lots to say about this video game: the best way to learn about what to do and say is to watch the British series by the same name. The game is text based, which makes it a little frustrating. However, it is true to the series so that should help.
Thexder offers many levels and diverse enemies that gradually increase in difficulty. You pilot a Battletech-style robot capable of switching from a mech into a jet at any time. It is equipped with weapons that auto aim and that use up a fixed amount of rechargeable energy. Should you run out of energy, wait a few seconds to recharge before you can fire again. Your mech also contains a shield that can be activated to protect you. However, it only lasts for a few seconds..
Threshold is a simple Shoot’em up game. Use your spaceship to shoot several enemy formations. Working against you is time. Be quick in clearing the waves of invaders as you only get extra fuel after defeating several waves. Your laser tends to get hot so don’t over use it — make every shot count. Once the laser has overheated, it will stop firing and you will be forced to wait until it cooled down while slowly running out of fuel.
Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar
The fourth game in the series features an improved game engine with colour graphics and better character interaction. In Ultima IV, your goal is to become the Avatar, a role model of sorts for the people of the land. This means upholding the eight virtues and seeking to become a better person. The game has essentially changed it outlook rewarding you for doing the right thing instead of some other monetary reward. The game frowns on back stabbing fleeing monsters or picking up everything that wasn’t nailed down.
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Ulysses and the Golden Fleece
You play the part of Ulysses in ancient Greece. You have been tasked by the king to find the golden fleece. Your search will take you long and far away through many towns and villages and you will encounter many ancient mythology characters along the way including King Neptune, the Sirens, Cyclops and others. Be mindful of various obstacles in your quest.
Up ‘n Down
Collect the coloured flags as you drive around the curved course. This game offers a few cartoon like options like jumping over gaps, other cars and jumping on to other cars. By landing on another car, they are taken out of the race and you collect bonus points. You can also collect things like balloons and ice cream cones for bonus points. The faster you collect all the flags, the bigger a time bonus you get. If you are hit by another vehicle or go off the course, you lose a life. In two player games, play alternates.
Wheel of Fortune
Just like the TV show, guess letters until you can guess the phrase.
Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?
Carmen Sandiego is a master thief who leads the criminal organisation V.I.L.E. This organisation specialises in stealing valuable treasures. Alarmed by recent thefts, your job is to arrest Carmen Sandiego’s. Carmen Sandiego tests your knowledge about geography and different countries. When the game starts, a treasure is stolen and you must fly to the location of its theft. There is a time limit that counts down while you must search the area and interview witnesses.
Another in a series of popular Epyx Apple 2 games series. Like those that preceded the Winter Games you can play with up to eight players in a series of games. Choose your country and then select to play all the games, play a few games or just practice a particular game over and over. Games offered include: Ski jump; Hot Dog; Biathlon; Bobsled; Free Skating; Figure Skating. Some console may have more games or less games.
Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord
In this Apple 2 game takes place in the domain of Trebor. Trebor was a power hungry ruler that went nuts after he acquired a magical amulet of immense power. It was later stolen by Werdna. Werdna, unaware of the amulet’s true power, brought forth an earthquake that somehow resulted in a ten-level being created. Werdna declares this new dungeon to be his new seat of power and a lair for his monster hordes. Trebor, not to be outdone, declares the labyrinth to be a new proving ground where adventurers must prove themselves for membership in his elite honour guard.
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Wind, snap and power are the only three controls keeping you out of the bunkers, water and rough which make for more complex courses than the 8-bit versions of the original. Using the course editor, you make the courses suit your needs.
Olympics style sports Apple 2 game. The following events are included: 1) Skiing; 2) Weight Lifting; 3) Barrel Jumping; 4) Sumo Wrestling; 5) Bull Riding; 6) Cliff Diving; 7) Log Rolling; 8) Caber Toss; 9) Pole Vault; 10) Platform Diving
Xevious was a scrolling first-person shooter, and while a common game form today, was a new style of game play in 1982. Coupled with the graphics and game play, Xevious became very popular in arcades and was soon ported to all the popular game consoles and home computers of the time.
In this Apple 2 game your goal is to defeat the Zaxxon defence system The game has three stages, first taking you through Asteroid City that is heavily protected by aircraft, guns and missiles. Stage two is a space shoot out against hordes of enemy aircraft. Those you failed to destroy in the first part of the task. Complete this and you reach the final battle with Zaxxon.
Fight zombies, snakes, spiders and an array of other creatures in order to survive. The Apple 2 game features a total of 13 dungeons with 129 different rooms with cooperative mode, single player mode or with another player.