Computing Games published by Alternative Software

The following is a list of Computing Games published by Alternative Software in the Centre for Computing History collection. It is not an exhaustive list of and other games may have been published. If you have any games or software that you would like to donate to our collection, please view our donations page.

There are 64 Computing Games published by Alternative Software in our collection :
Order By : Title - Release Date - Publisher
4 in 1 Most Sport Date: Unknown 4 in 1 Most Sport

Run for Gold Endzone Rally Driver Soccer Bos

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Commodore 64

4 Most Action Date: 1991 4 Most Action

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : ZX Spectrum

4 Most Sport Date: 1991 4 Most Sport

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : ZX Spectrum

4 Most Thrillers Date: 1992 4 Most Thrillers

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Arthurnoid Date: 1985 Arthurnoid

Very accomplished Arkanoid clone, with some very satisfying power ups, and colourful graphics, good play on the name too

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Sean Southern
Platform : Commodore C16 / Commodore Plus 4

Back To Skool (Alternative Software Version) Date: 1985 Back To Skool (Alternative Software Version)

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: David Reidy, Keith Warrington
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Big Trouble in Little China Date: 1987 Big Trouble in Little China

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Electric Dreams
Platform : Amstrad CPC464

California Run Date: Unknown California Run

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Atari 8 Bit

Castle Top Date: 1987 Castle Top

  No cover inla

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Steven MacIlwee
Platform : Atari 8 Bit

Caveman! Date: 1989 Caveman!

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Acorn Electron

Championship Sprint Date: Unknown Championship Sprint

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Commodore 64

Classic Arcadia Date: 1988 Classic Arcadia

Three games on one cassette: Invaders Muncher Axiens

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Various
Platform : Amstrad CPC464

Count Duckula 2 Date: 1992 Count Duckula 2

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Cosgrove Hall Productions
Platform : Atari ST

Crazy Er Bert Date: 1987 Crazy Er Bert

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Alternative
Platform : BBC Micro

Fireman Sam Date: Unknown Fireman Sam

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Commodore 64

Flight Simulator Date: 1987 Flight Simulator

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Myydin
Platform : Amstrad CPC464

Football Frenzy Date: 1987 Football Frenzy

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Alternative Software
Platform : Sinclair ZX Spectrum

Formula Grand Prix Date: Unknown Formula Grand Prix

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Amstrad CPC464

Gold Or Glory Date: 1988 Gold Or Glory

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: The Dreaming Djinn (Charles A. Sharp)
Platform : Sinclair Spectrum

Grid Iron 2 Date: 1989 Grid Iron 2

American football management game

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Clockwize
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Gun Boat Date: 1988 Gun Boat

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Five Ways Software
Platform : Commodore 64

Huxley Pig Date: Unknown Huxley Pig

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Commodore 64

Indoor Soccer Date: 1988 Indoor Soccer

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Acorn Electron

Jaws Date: 1989 Jaws

Jaws is a side view action game developed by Intelligent Design and is loosely based on the thriller film of the same name

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Intelligent Design
Platform : Commodore 64

Kentucky Racing Date: 1991 Kentucky Racing

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Richard Stevenson, Mike Lister, Paul Bellamy
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Metalyx Date: Unknown Metalyx

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Amstrad CPC464

Microball Date: 1987 Microball

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Steve Evans
Platform : Commodore 64

Mineshaft Date: 1985 Mineshaft

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Durell
Platform : BBC Micro

Night Strike Date: 1983 Night Strike

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Simon Guest & Jason Alcock
Platform : Acorn Electron

Nosferatu The Vampyre Date: 1987 Nosferatu The Vampyre

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Pyranha Software
Platform : Amstrad CPC464

Olympic Spectacular Date: 1984 Olympic Spectacular

11 Field and track events Previously released as Micro Olympics

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Database
Platform : BBC Micro

Operation Hormuz Date: Unknown Operation Hormuz

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Commodore 64

Popey ( Alternative) Date: 1986 Popey ( Alternative)

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Piranah
Platform : Commodore 64

Popeye Date: 1986 Popeye

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: MacMillan
Platform : Commodore 64

Postman Pat Date: 1989 Postman Pat

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Barry Leitch
Platform : Commodore 64

Postman Pat Date: 1989 Postman Pat

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Enigma Variations
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Postman Pat Date: 1989 Postman Pat

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Mark Mason, Jerry Oldrieve
Platform : Commodore Amiga

Postman Pat 2 Date: Unknown Postman Pat 2

Spectrum

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Punch & Judy Date: 1989 Punch & Judy

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: David W. Bradley, Dean Hickingbottom
Platform : Commodore 64

Red Arrows Date: Unknown Red Arrows

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Commodore 64

Rex Date: 1989 Rex

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Martech
Platform : Amstrad CPC464

River Rescue Date: 1987 River Rescue

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Kevin Buckner
Platform : Atari 8 Bit

Run For Gold Date: 1985 Run For Gold

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Alternative Software
Platform : Commodore 64

Run For Gold Date: 1985 Run For Gold

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Five Ways Software
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Saboteur! (64K) Date: 1986 Saboteur! (64K)

Written by Branko S

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Commodore 16

Soccer Boss Date: 1st January Soccer Boss

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Alternative Software
Platform : Acorn Electron

Soccer Boss Date: 1987 Soccer Boss

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Harry Whitehouse
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Sooty and Sweep Date: 1989 Sooty and Sweep

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Enigma Variations
Platform : Commodore 64

Star Paws (Budget) Date: 1987 Star Paws (Budget)

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: John Darnell, Nicole Baikaloff, Martin McDonald, Rob Hubbard
Platform : Commodore 64

Star Wreck Date: Unknown Star Wreck

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform :

Super Ted Date: Unknown Super Ted

   

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Commodore 64

SuperTed Date: 1990 SuperTed

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Enigma Variations
Platform : ZX Spectrum

The Colour of Magic Date: 1986 The Colour of Magic

The Colour of Magic is a text adventure computer game developed by Delta 4 and published by Alternative Software in 1986 for ZX Spectrum

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Delta 4
Platform : ZX Spectrum

The Munsters Date: 1989 The Munsters

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Teque Software
Platform : ZX Spectrum

The Rocky Horror Show Date: Unknown The Rocky Horror Show

 

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Commodore 64

The Trap Door (Alternative) Date: The Trap Door (Alternative)

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Alternative Software
Platform : Sinclair ZX Spectrum

Thomas The Tank Engine & Friends Date: 1986 Thomas The Tank Engine & Friends

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : Amstrad CPC464

Through The Trapdoor Date: Through The Trapdoor

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Don Priestley
Platform : Commodore 64

Triple Decker 1 Date: 1986 Triple Decker 1

Contains: Aqua Racer Enclave Exterminator

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Various
Platform : Commodore 64

Triple Decker 2 Date: 1989 Triple Decker 2

As the name suggests there are three games on the tape Darts 180 Kidnap Timewreck

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Various
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Triple Decker 5 Date: Triple Decker 5

A compilation pack on one cassette featuring Starfight, Karate Warrior, and Skramble

Software House: Alternative Software
Author:
Platform : ZX Spectrum

Triple Decker 6 Date: 1988 Triple Decker 6

 Contains: Tazz from Bubble Bus, Trizons & Panzer Duel

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Various
Platform : Commodore C16 / Commodore Plus 4

Uchi Mata Date: 1987 Uchi Mata

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Software Communications
Platform : Commodore 64

Wiz-Biz Date: 1987 Wiz-Biz

Wiz-Biz is a text-based adventure computer game designed by Charles A

Software House: Alternative Software
Author: Charles A. Sharp
Platform : ZX Spectrum

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