10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went

1987 was a pretty significant year for pop culture, and not just for music. Turns out, a lot of iconic video game franchises made their debut, as well as other established ones getting some major new entries. In particular, these 10 have stood the test of time and have endured to this day.

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Final Fantasy (NES)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Square Enix
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Square Enix
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Square Enix
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Square Enix

Double Dragon (Arcade/NES)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Taito
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Taito
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Tradewest
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Tradewest

Leisure Suit Larry In The Land Of The Lounge Lizards (PC)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Sierra
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Sierra
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Sierra
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Sierra

Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! (NES)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Nintendo
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Nintendo
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Nintendo
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Nintendo

Contra (Arcade/NES)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami

Click to the next page for even more amazing games that are turning 30!

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Maniac Mansion (PC/NES)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Lucasarts
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Lucasarts
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Lucasarts
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Lucasarts

Metal Gear (MSX/NES)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami

Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (NES)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Nintendo
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Nintendo
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Nintendo
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Nintendo

Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest (NES)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Konami

Mega Man (NES)

10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Capcom
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Capcom
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Capcom
10 Classic Games Turning 30 This Year That Will Make You Wonder Where The Time Went
Capcom

Do you remember playing these when they were new?

Emma C
Freelance Writer