Welcome to 1980s games, a selected collection of popular old-school arcade games from the 80s and early 90s. Back in early 80s, also known as the golden age of arcade video games, most games were coin operated arcades installed alongside mechanical pinball machines. Of course, now, no tokens are required to relive and play these classic games! Following the fame of the classic arcades, in 1985 Nintendo released the NES 8 bit system, the best selling game console of its time. This set the precedent for future gaming consoles, and built up the momentum and the foundation of the games of later decades. All games have been recreated in flash and java and are playable in your browser, so enjoy playing and have fun!