1993 in video gaming

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Events[edit | edit source]

  • March — In Sweden, the Swedish video game magazine Super PLAY (SP) starts. The original name is Super Power.
  • Midway Games embroiled in controversy for its game Mortal Kombat from 1992 when the game is launched for video game consoles in 1993.
  • The first use of motion control photography in video games, used by Stormfront Studios in Eagle Eye Mysteries, produced by Scott Orr and published by Electronic Arts

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Notable releases[edit | edit source]

Hardware[edit | edit source]

  • Atari Corp. releases the Jaguar home console, calling it the first 64-bit video game system
  • Commodore Business Machines releases the Amiga CD32 multimedia home console
  • Goldstar, Panasonic, and Sanyo release their versions of the 3DO, the first 32-bit home console
  • Intel releases the first Pentium chip for the PC, creating a new generation of personal computers.
  • Nintendo releases a smaller redesigned NES, which allows cartridges to now be inserted at the top of the console, instead of the front.
  • Pioneer releases the LaserActive multimedia home console
  • Sega's Mega CD released in Europe and Australia.
  • Tandy releases the Video Information System (VIS) multimedia home console

Business[edit | edit source]

  • Magnavox is acquired by the Carlyle Group
  • Microprose Inc. is acquired by Spectrum Holobyte
  • New companies: nVidia Corporation, Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., Croteam Ltd.

Video game releases[edit | edit source]

Name Release Date Category Region(s) Platform(s)
3 Count Bout 1993 Video Game North America Arcade, Neo Geo
3x3 Eyes July 23, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega CD
9 Ball Shootout! 1993 Video Game North America Arcade
A-Rank Thunder Tanjouhen July 25, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega CD
Aah! Harimanada September 3, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega Drive
Abandoned Places 2 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
ABM Command 1993 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
Accele Brid November 26, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Action 52 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
ActRaiser March 18, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
ActRaiser 2 November, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
ActRaiser 2 October 29, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Advanced Dungeons and Dragons: Hillsfar November 4, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Adventure Island 3 February, 1993 Video Game North America Game Boy
Adventure Island 3 February 26, 1993 Video Game Japan Game Boy
Aero Fighters June 30, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Aero the Acro-Bat October, 1993 Video Game North America Genesis, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Aerobiz February, 1993 Video Game A Genesis, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Aerobiz Supersonic April 2, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega Drive
Aguri Suzuki F-1 Super Driving 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Aguri Suzuki F-1 Super Driving September, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Albert Odyssey March 5, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Alcahest December 17, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Alfred Chicken 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Alien Breed 2: The Horror Continues 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Alien³ 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Alien³ 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System, Genesis
Alien³ 1993 Video Game Australia Nintendo Entertainment System
Alien³ (1993) May, 1993 Video Game North America Undefined
Alone in the Dark 2 1993 Video Game Europe MS-DOS
Alshark November 26, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega-CD
American Gladiators May, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Annet Futatabi March 30, 1993 Video Game Japan Sega CD
Arcus 1-2-3 July 23, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega-CD
Arcus Odyssey October 22, 1993 Video Game International Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Arslan Senki November 19, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega-CD
Astérix (1993) 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Athena no Hate na? 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes March 19, 1993 Video Game Japan Game Boy
Axelay September 30, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
B.O.B. July 22, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
B.O.B. June, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
B.O.B. November 19, 1993 Video Game Japan Genesis
Bangai-O September 3, 1993 Video Game Japan Nintendo 64
Bases Loaded 4 April, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Batman Returns 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System, [[]]
Batman Returns 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System, Sega CD
Batman: The Animated Series November, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Battle Blaze December, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Battle Lode Runner January 19, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Battlecorps 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Battleship September, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Battletoads February 18, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Battletoads March 26, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega Drive
Battletoads & Double Dragon June, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Battletoads in Battlemaniacs June, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Bazooka Blitzkrieg August 27, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Best of the Best: Championship Karate 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Best of the Best: Championship Karate 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Bible Buffet 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Bill Walsh College Football 1993 Video Game North America Genesis, SEGA CD
Bio Menace August 3, 1993 Video Game North America DOS
Blake Stone: Aliens of Gold December 3, 1993 Video Game North America DOS
Blaster Master 2 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Blue Hawk 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Bomb Jack Twin 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Bomberman '93 1993 Video Game North America TurboGrafx-16
Bonk 3: Bonk's Big Adventure 1993 Video Game North America TurboGrafx-16
Bonk 3: Bonk's Big Adventure April 2, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Bonk's Adventure 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Bonk's Adventure July 30, 1993 Video Game Japan Family Computer
Bram Stoker's Dracula 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Brawl Brothers March 11, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Break Time: The National Pool Tour January, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Breath of Fire April 3, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Bubble Bobble 1993 Video Game Asia Game Boy
Bubble Bobble Part 2 March 4, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Bubble Bobble Part 2 March 5, 1993 Video Game Japan Family Computer
Bubsy in: Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Bucky O'Hare February 18, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Burning Rival July, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
BZFlag April 1, 1993 Video Game International
Cannon Fodder 1993 Video Game Europe Amiga
Captain America and the Avengers September, 1993 Video Game North America SNES
Casino Kid II April, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Castlevania: Rondo of Blood October 29, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Championship Pool October, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Chelnov January 29, 1993 Video Game Japan Sharp X68000
Chester Cheetah: Wild Wild Quest 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Chip 'N Dale: Rescue Rangers 2 December 10, 1993 Video Game Japan Family Computer
ClayFighter 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Claymates November 20, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Claymates April 26, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Cliffhanger October 25, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Color a Dinosaur July, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Constitution July 9, 1993 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
Cool World June, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Crime Patrol 2: Drug Wars 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Cyber Sled 1993 Video Game North America Arcade
Cybermorph 1993 Video Game North America Jaguar
Daffy Duck: The Marvin Missions October, 1993 Video Game North America SNES
Daioh 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Darius Force 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Darius Twin April 22, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Dark Wizard November 12, 1993 Video Game Japan Sega CD
Darkwing Duck December 9, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Darkwing Duck 1993 Video Game North America Game Boy
Dennis the Menace December, 1993 Video Game United States Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Diver's 1993 Video Game Japan Microsoft Windows
Dizzy the Adventurer 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
DOOM December 10, 1993 Video Game North America MS-DOS
Double Dragon 1993 Video Game North America Atari Lynx
Double Switch 1993 Video Game North America Sega CD
Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine November 29, 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Dragon Warrior I & II December 18, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Dragon's Lair (1990) February, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
DuckTales 2 November 18, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
DuckTales 2 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy
DuckTales 2 April 23, 1993 Video Game Japan Family Computer
Duke Nukem II December 3, 1993 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
E.V.O.: Search for Eden July 15, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Ecco the Dolphin 1993 Video Game Europe Sega CD
Ecco the Dolphin 1993 Video Game North America Sega CD
Eco Fighters December, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Eliminator Boat Duel April 29, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Emeraldia 1993 Video Game Japan Arcade
Equinox November 12, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
ESPN Sunday Night NFL 1993 Video Game North America Sega CD
F-1 Sensation 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
F-1 Sensation January 29, 1993 Video Game Japan Family Computer
F-15 Strike Eagle February 18, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
F1 Pole Position 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Famista '94 December 1, 1993 Video Game Japan Family Computer
Fatal Fury 2 March 5, 1993 Video Game Japan Neo Geo
Felix the Cat 1993 Video Game North America Game Boy
FIFA International Soccer 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Final Fantasy Legend III September 29, 1993 Video Game North America Game Boy
Final Fight April 4, 1993 Video Game Europe Mega CD
Final Fight April 3, 1993 Video Game North America Mega CD
Final Fight April 2, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega CD
Final Fight 2 December, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Final Fight 2 August, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Final Fight 2 May 22, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Fire 'n Ice March 18, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Fire 'n Ice March, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Flashback: The Quest for Identity 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Forgotten Realms: Unlimited Adventures March 17, 1993 Video Game North America DOS
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Gadget - Invention, Travel, & Adventure 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Gaiapolis 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Galaxian³ 1993 Video Game North America Arcade
Galmedes 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Ganbare Goemon 2: Kiteretsu Shogun Magginesu December 22, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Gokko3 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Gold Medal Challenge 92 June 17, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Golden Axe III June 25, 1993 Video Game North America Mega Drive
Goof Troop November 25, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Goof Troop July 11, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
GP-1 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
GP-1 June 25, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Grind Stormer 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Gunstar Heroes 1993 Video Game Europe Mega Drive
Gunstar Heroes September 9, 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Gunstar Heroes September 10, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega Drive
Hammerin' Harry 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Hardball III 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Harley's Humongous Adventure February, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Hatayama Hatch no Pro Yakyuu News! Jitsumei Han October 29, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Hyper V-Ball 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Illusion of Gaia November 27, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
J League Greatest Eleven May 14, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
J.League Soccer Prime Goal August 6, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Jack in the Dark December 25, 1993 Video Game North America MS-DOS
James Bond: The Duel 1993 Video Game Europe Master System
James Bond: The Duel 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
James Bond: The Duel May 14, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega Drive
James Pond 3: Operation Starfish 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Jim Power: The Lost Dimension in 3-D 1993 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
Jim Power: The Lost Dimension in 3-D December 10, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Jimmy Connors Pro Tennis Tour October 29, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
John Madden Football '93 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Jungle Wars 2: Kodai Mahou Ateimos no Nazo March 19, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Jurassic Park 1993 Video Game Europe Master System
Jurassic Park August 26, 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Jurassic Park August 27, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega Drive
Kawasaki Caribbean Challenge June, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Kendo Rage 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Kendo Rage January 22, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Kid Dracula 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Kid Dracula March, 1993 Video Game North America Game Boy
Kid Dracula January 3, 1993 Video Game Japan Game Boy
Kid Klown in Night Mayor World April, 1993 Video Game United States Nintendo Entertainment System
Kirby's Adventure December 9, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Kirby's Adventure May 1, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Kirby's Adventure March 23, 1993 Video Game Japan Family Computer
Kirby's Pinball Land 1993 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
Kirby's Pinball Land November, 1993 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Kirby's Pinball Land November 27, 1993 Video Game Japan Game Boy Color
Kisou Louga December 3, 1993 Video Game Japan PC Engine-CD
Knuckle Heads March, 1993 Video Game Japan Arcade
Krusty's Fun House 1993 Video Game International Amiga
Krusty's Fun House 1993 Video Game Europe DOS
Krusty's Fun House January, 1993 Video Game North America Game Boy
Lagoon May 27, 1993 Video Game Europe Undefined
Last Action Hero October, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Leisure Suit Larry 6: Shape Up or Slip Out! 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Lemmings 2: The Tribes 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Lethal Enforcers July 25, 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Linus Spacehead 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Little Samson 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom December, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Lufia & the Fortress of Doom June 25, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Lunar: The Silver Star December 1, 1993 Video Game North America Undefined
Madden NFL '94 October, 1993 Video Game North America uper Nintendo Entertainment System
Mario is Missing! 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Mario is Missing! 1993 Video Game North America macOS
Mario's Time Machine December, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System, MS-DOS
Martial Champion February 10, 1993 Video Game International Arcade
Martial Champion December 17, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Master of Orion September 6, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Mega Bomberman December 10, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Mega Man 5 November 18, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Mega Man 6 October 5, 1993 Video Game Japan Family Computer
Mega Man X December 17, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Metal Marines December, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Metamorphic Force 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Mickey's Memory Challenge December, 1993 Video Game Europe Undefined
Might and Magic III: Isles of Terra November 26, 1993 Video Game Japan Sega CD
Monster Maulers 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Moonlight Lady March 26, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Mortal Kombat II 1993 Video Game North America Arcade
Moto Roader February 9, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Mr. Nutz 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Myst September 24, 1993 Video Game North America Mac OS
Mystic Warriors 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
NBA Jam 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Nebulus 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Neugier: Umi to Kaze no Koudou March 26, 1993 Video Game Japan SNES
NFL Quarterback Club November, 1993 Video Game North America Game Boy
NHL '94 March 15, 1993 Video Game North America Undefined
NHLPA Hockey '93 April 5, 1993 Video Game Europe Undefined
Nigel Mansell's World Championship Racing 1993 Video Game North America Amiga, Amiga CD32, Atari ST, Game Boy, Nintendo Entertainment System, Genesis, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Night Slashers September, 1993 Video Game Japan Arcade
Night Trap 1993 Video Game Europe Mega CD
Ninja Baseball Bat Man September, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Nostradamus 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Operation Logic Bomb September, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Operation Logic Bomb April 23, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Out to Lunch November, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Pac-Attack 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Paladin's Quest 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Panic 1993 Video Game North America Sega CD
Panic April 23, 1993 Video Game Japan Sega CD
Phantasy Star IV: The End of the Millennium December 17, 1993 Video Game Japan Genesis, Mega Drive
Pilotwings January 21, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Pocky & Rocky August 19, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Pocky & Rocky June, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Power League '93 October 15, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Power Moves October 4, 1993 Video Game Europe Undefined
Power Moves January, 1993 Video Game North America Undefined
Power Tennis June 25, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame 1993 Video Game North America MS-DOS, Mac OS, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Quantum Gate 1993 Video Game International Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
Quest for Glory IV: Shadows of Darkness March, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
R-Type III: The Third Lightning December 10, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Raiden 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Raiden II 1993 Video Game International Arcade
RayForce 1993 Video Game Europe Arcade
RayForce 1993 Video Game Japan Arcade
Ridge Racer 1993 Video Game Europe Arcade
Ridge Racer September, 1993 Video Game North America Arcade
Ridge Racer 1993 Video Game Japan Arcade
Road Runner's Death Valley Rally September 30, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Rocky Rodent September, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Rocky Rodent July 30, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Roger Clemens' MVP Baseball August 27, 1993 Video Game Japan Game Boy
Romancing SaGa 2 December 10, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Sam & Max Hit the Road November, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Sango Fighter 1993 Video Game Taiwan DOS
Secret of Mana 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Secret of Mana August 6, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Secret of the Stars 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Shadowrun November 1, 1993 Video Game North America Undefined
Shin Megami Tensei December 25, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Shining Force July, 1993 Video Game Europe Undefined
Shining Force 1993 Video Game North America Undefined
Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master July 22, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
SimCity 2000 1993 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
SimFarm: SimCity's Country Cousin 1993 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
SimFarm: SimCity's Country Cousin 1993 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
Soccer Kid August, 1993 Video Game Japan Amiga, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Sonic CD October, 1993 Video Game Europe Mega-CD
Sonic CD November 19, 1993 Video Game North America SEGA CD
Sonic CD September 23, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega-CD
Sonic Chaos October 25, 1993 Video Game Europe Master System
Sonic Chaos November 23, 1993 Video Game North America Game Gear
Sonic Chaos November 19, 1993 Video Game Japan Game Gear
Space Ace 1993 Video Game North America SNES
Spellbound! 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Spider-Man: The Return of the Sinister Six 1993 Video Game Europe Game Gear
Spin Master December, 1993 Video Game North America Arcade
Star Fox June 3, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Star Fox March 1, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Star Fox February 22, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Star Trek: 25th Anniversary 1993 Video Game North America Mac OS
Star Trek: 25th Anniversary - Enhanced CD-ROM 1993 Video Game North America Mac OS
Star Trek: Judgment Rites December 1, 1993 Video Game North America MS-DOS
Star Trek: The Next Generation 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy, Game Gear
Star Wars Arcade 1993 Video Game North America Arcade
Star Wars: X-Wing Space Combat Simulator 1993 Video Game North America MS-DOS
Stellar Fire 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Street Fighter II Pinball March, 1993 Video Game North America Undefined
Street Fighter II: Champion Edition June 12, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
Streets of Rage 2 January 13, 1993 Video Game North America Mega Drive
Streets of Rage 2 January 14, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega Drive
Strip Fighter 2 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Sub-Terrania 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Back to the Future II July 23, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Bomberman November 20, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Bomberman May 10, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Bomberman April 28, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Super Chinese World 2 October 23, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Famista 2 March 12, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Super Godzilla December 23, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Godzilla December 22, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Super Mario All-Stars December 16, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Mario All-Stars August 1, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Mario All-Stars July 14, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Super Mario Bros. December 16, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment Shstem
Super Mario Bros. August 2, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Mario Kart January 21, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins January 28, 1993 Video Game Europe Game Boy
Super Ninja Boy April, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Spy Hunter 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back June 1, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back December 17, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Super Street Fighter II 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Widget September, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Superior Soldiers 1993 Video Game North America Arcade
Survival Arts October, 1993 Video Game Japan Arcade
Sylphia October 22, 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Syndicate 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Tetris 2 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The 7th Guest April 28, 1993 Video Game International DOS
7th Saga, The August, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
7th Saga, The April 23, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
The Addams Family: Pugsley's Scavenger Hunt 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
The Addams Family: Pugsley's Scavenger Hunt February, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends June, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
The Amazing Spider-Man 3: Invasion of the Spider-Slayers 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The Amazing Spider-Man vs. The Kingpin 1993 Video Game North America Sega CD
The Fantastic Adventures of Dizzy 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
The Fantastic Adventures of Dizzy 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
The Great Battle III March 26, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
The Jetsons: Cogswell's Caper August 26, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
The Jetsons: Cogswell's Caper December 30, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
The Jetsons: Cogswell's Caper April 23, 1993 Video Game Japan Family Computer
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening November 18, 1993 Video Game Europe Game Boy
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening August, 1993 Video Game North America Game Boy
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening June 6, 1993 Video Game Japan Game Boy
The Legend of Zelda: The Wand of Gamelon October 10, 1993 Video Game North America Phillips CD-i
The Ren & Stimpy Show: Veediots! October, 1993 Video Game United States SNES
The Simpsons: Bart vs. the World 1993 Video Game North America Master System
The Simpsons: Bart's Nightmare January 9, 1993 Video Game Europe Mega Drive, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
The Simpsons: Bart's Nightmare 1993 Video Game Australia Mega Drive, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
The Simpsons: Bart's Nightmare January 9, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom, Mega Drive
Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends August 2, 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
Thunder Force IV 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Time Gal 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Time Slip 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Tinkle Pit 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Tiny Toon Adventures 2: Trouble in Wackyland 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster Busts Loose! June 24, 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster Busts Loose! February, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 1993 Video Game Europe Mega Drive
ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 1993 Video Game North America Genesis
ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 1993 Video Game Australia Mega Drive
ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 1993 Video Game Japan Mega Drive
Tony Meola's Sidekick Soccer November, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Tony Meola's Sidekick Soccer February 25, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Trevor McFur in the Crescent Galaxy 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Troddlers 1993 Video Game International Super Nintendo Entertainment System, MS-DOS
Tsuppari Oozumou February 19, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
TV Sports Basketball April 29, 1993 Video Game Japan PC-Engine
TV Sports Hockey April 29, 1993 Video Game Japan PC Engine
Uchū no Kishi: Tekkaman Blade July 30, 1993 Video Game Japan Undefined
Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny January, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Ultima VII Part Two: Serpent Isle 1993 Video Game North America DOS
Ultima VII: The Silver Seed 1993 Expansion North America DOS
Unnatural Selection 1993 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Vay: Ryuusei no Yoroi October 22, 1993 Video Game Japan Mega-CD
Vegas Stakes 1993 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Vegas Stakes 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Vegas Stakes September 10, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Virtua Fighter October, 1993 Video Game International Arcade
Wayne's World November, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego? 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Wizards & Warriors III January 21, 1993 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System
WWF King of the Ring November, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Xak: The Art of Visual Stage February 26, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Yoshi's Cookie June, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Yoshi's Safari September, 1993 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Yoshi's Safari July 14, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Ys IV: Mask of the Sun November 19, 1993 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Zen: Intergalactic Ninja March 7, 1993 Video Game North America Nintendo Entertainment System
Zombies Ate My Neighbors July, 1993 Video Game North America Genesis, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Zool 2 1993 Video Game North America Amiga, Amiga CD32, DOS, Jaguar

Hardware releases[edit | edit source]

Name Release Date Category Region(s)
3DO Interactive Multiplayer 1993 Home Console International
Atari Jaguar November 18, 1993 Home Console North America
LaserActive 1993 Home Console North America
Mega-CD April, 1993 Peripheral Europe