1995 in video gaming

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Events[edit | edit source]

  • May 11 – Introduction of trade magazine GameWeek (then called Video Game Advisor)
  • May 11–16 — The 1st annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is held in Los Angeles, California.
  • November 5 — GameFAQs debuts on the web, as an archive of video game FAQs.

Notable releases[edit | edit source]

  • Bungie releases Marathon 2: Durandal.
  • Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island is released, commemorating the 10th anniversary of the Mario series.
  • November 11; Mindscape releases Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat, the first game of the real-time tactics genre and the first fully 3D real-time strategy/wargame.
  • September — Westwood Studios releases Command & Conquer, which becomes one of the first popular real-time strategy games and spawns a franchise.
  • SquareSoft releases Chrono Trigger for SNES on March 11 in Japan and August 22 in North America, which was their largest game for the system at 32 megabits, and included multiple ways to finish the game.
  • Sega releases Phantasy Star IV: The End of the Millennium in February in North America, and December in Europe, marking the end of the original series.
  • Jagged Alliance (Sir-Tech, DOS), the first in a series of turn-based strategy games
  • Star Wars: Dark Forces (LucasArts, DOS), the first in a series of Star Wars-based first-person shooters that would take off with Star Wars Jedi Knight: Dark Forces II (1997)
  • Descent (Parallax Software, DOS), popularized the use of portal rendering technology and provided the player with six full degrees of freedom.
  • Flight Unlimited (Looking Glass Studios, DOS/Windows 95), possibly the first home flight simulator to use fluid dynamic physics.
  • EarthBound (Nintendo, Ape, Inc.) is released for the SNES in the US, garnering a cult following.
  • Powerhouse is published by Impressions Games, now part of Vivendi.
  • New World Computing releases Heroes of Might and Magic: A Strategic Quest, which becomes the first game in the popular Heroes of Might and Magic turn-based strategy game franchise.
  • Destruction Derby
  • Softstar releases The Legend of Sword and Fairy (仙劍奇俠傳) in July.
  • Sierra Online releases Phantasmagoria, a controversial game that strays from Sierra's typically family-oriented adventures to engross the player in a dramatic horror-themed interactive movie.
  • Origin Systems launches Crusader: No Remorse, an innovative action title featuring an isometric 3rd-person view of a futuristic soldier out for revenge. Origin also releases Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom, likely to be the most ambitious computer game of the time, with a $12 million USD budget for its interactive-movie/space simulation content.
  • Blizzard releases Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness, sequel to their initial real-time strategy title, and a far more refined and popular title.
  • Cyberdreams release I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream, an adaptation of writer Harlan Ellison's short story that won Computer Gaming World's award for "Best Graphic Adventure Game" of the year.
  • On December 5, Rareware and Nintendo releases Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest the sequel to the hugely popular Donkey Kong Country for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.
  • LucasArts releases the adventure game Full Throttle.
  • Eidos Interactive release Championship Manager 2. CM2 was quite a leap forward, in terms of graphics, from its previous versions.
  • Namco releases Time Crisis

Hardware[edit | edit source]

  • Nintendo releases:
    • the Game Boy Play It Loud series, color/clear versions of the Game Boy
    • Virtual Boy (by Gunpei Yokoi) 32-bit console
    • Satellaview BS-X accessory for the Famicom console in Japan only
  • Sega releases:
    • May — Sega Saturn home console in North America (released in Japan on November 22, 1994).
    • Sega 32X add-on for the Sega Mega Drive in Europe
  • September 9 — Sony releases the PlayStation console in the United States.
  • September 29 — Sony releases the PlayStation console in Europe.
  • September 23 nowco releases the joygame console in the United States
  • The NES is no longer made in USA.

Business[edit | edit source]

  • Frog City Software, Inc. established
  • Mark Jacobs and Rob Denton establish Interworld Productions, which is renamed Mythic Entertainment in 1997.
  • Norm Koger founds TalonSoft.
  • Ray Muzyka, Greg Zeschuk, and Augustine Yip establish BioWare in Edmonton, Alberta.
  • Cyberdreams goes out of business.
  • Video games sold 10.3 million units this year in the United Kingdom.[1]

Lawsuits[edit | edit source]

  • Nintendo v. Samsung Electronics; Nintendo sues Samsung for promoting software piracy. The suit is settled.
  • Nintendo of America, Inc. v. NTDEC

References[edit | edit source]

Video game releases[edit | edit source]

Name Release Date Category Region(s) Platform(s)
19XX: The War Against Destiny December 18, 1995 Video Game Europe Arcade
19XX: The War Against Destiny December 25, 1995 Video Game Japan Arcade
2 on 2 Open Ice Challenge November, 1995 Video Game North America Arcade
3 Count Bout 1995 Video Game North America Neo Geo CD
90 Minutes European Prime Goal 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
A.S.P.: Air Strike Patrol January, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
AAAHH‼ Real Monsters September 15, 1995 Video Game North America Genesis
AAAHH‼ Real Monsters November, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Ace Driver: Victory Lap December, 1995 Video Game Japan Ace Driver
Acrophobia 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Across the Rhine July 1, 1995 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
Action Hollywood 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Addams Family Values January 1, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Adventures of Yogi Bear January 3, 1995 Video Game Japan Undefined
After Burner 1995 Video Game Europe 32X
After Burner 1995 Video Game North America 32X
After Burner January 13, 1995 Video Game Japan 32X
After Burner Complete 1995 Video Game North America 32X
AIII S.V.: A Ressha de Ikou 3 Super Version September 29, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Air Combat October, 1995 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Air Combat September 9, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
Air Combat June 30, 1995 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Air Combat 22 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Alien Breed 3D 1995 Video Game International Amiga, Amiga CD32
Alien Tales 1995 Video Game North America Windows 3.x, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
Alone in the Dark 2 1995 Video Game Europe 3DO Interactive Multiplayer
Alone in the Dark 2 1995 Video Game North America 3DO Interactive Multiplayer
Alone in the Dark 2 September 8, 1995 Video Game Japan 3DO Interactive Multiplayer
Alpine Racer 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Alter Aeon 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Animaniacs 1995 Video Game Europe Game Boy
Animaniacs July, 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy
Animaniacs 1995 Video Game Japan Game Boy
Aoki Densetsu Shoot! April 7, 1995 Video Game Japan Game Boy
Arc the Lad June 30, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Arcade Classic 1: Asteroids / Missile Command 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Arcade Classic 2: Centipede / Millipede 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy
Arcade Classic 3: Galaga / Galaxian 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Arcade Classic 4: Defender / Joust 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Area 51 November, 1995 Video Game North America Arcade
Atari Karts December 20, 1995 Video Game North America Jaguar
Attack of the Mutant Penguins December 20, 1995 Video Game Europe Atari Jaguar
Avengers in Galactic Storm 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Backfire! 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Baldies 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Baseball Stars Professional April 21, 1995 Video Game Japan Neo Geo CD
Batman Forever 1995 Video Game Europe Genesis, Game Gear
Batman Forever September 28, 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Batman Forever 1995 Video Game North America Genesis, Game Boy, Game Gear
Batman Forever October 26, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Batman Forever October 17, 1995 Video Game Japan Genesis
Batman Forever October 27, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy, Game Gear
Battle Racers March 17, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Battleground 2: Gettysburg December 31, 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Battleground: Bulge-Ardennes 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Battlemorph 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
BC Racers 1995 Video Game Europe 32X, Sega CD
BC Racers 1995 Video Game North America 32X, 3DO
Beavis and Butt-head in Virtual Stupidity 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Beavis and Butt-head in Virtual Stupidity August 31, 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Bible Adventures 1995 Video Game North America Genesis
Blackthorne 1995 Video Game International 32X
Blue Lightning 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Boogerman: A Pick and Flick Adventure 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Brain Dead 13 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Breath of Fire II December, 1995 Video Game North America SNES
Brutal: Above the Claw 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Bug! September 15, 1995 Video Game Europe Saturn
Bug! 1995 Video Game North America Saturn
Bug! September 15, 1995 Video Game Australia Saturn
Bug! December 8, 1995 Video Game Japan Saturn
Caesar II September 4, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Captain Commando August, 1995 Video Game North America SNES
Captain Commando March 17, 1995 Video Game Japan SNES
Castlevania: Dracula X September, 1995 Video Game North America SNES
Castlevania: Dracula X July 21, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Checkered Flag July, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Chrono Trigger August 22, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Chrono Trigger March 11, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Clock Tower September 14, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Cobra II: Densetsu no Otoko 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
College Football USA '96 July 15, 1995 Video Game North America Genesis
Comix Zone 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Command & Conquer August 31, 1995 Video Game North America DOS
Cosmic Carnage 1995 Video Game Europe Sega 32X
Cosmic Carnage 1995 Video Game North America Sega 32X
Crypt Killer 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
D April 1, 1995 Video Game Japan 3DO
D July 28, 1995 Video Game Japan Saturn
Daffy Duck: The Marvin Missions January, 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy
Darkstalkers 3 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
DecAthlete 1995 Video Game Japan Arcade
Desert Fighter 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Destruction Derby 64 October 20, 1995 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Destruction Derby 64 October 31, 1995 Video Game North America DOS
Destruction Derby 64 November 16, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
Disney's Pinocchio October, 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy, Genesis, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest December 14, 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest November 20, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest November 21, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Donkey Kong Land July 27, 1995 Video Game Europe Game Boy
Donkey Kong Land June 26, 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy
Donkey Kong Land August 24, 1995 Video Game Japan Game Boy
DOOM March 16, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
DOOM II: Hell on Earth June 27, 1995 Video Game North America Mac OS
Dragon Quest VI December 9, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation December 9, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Dragoon Might 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
EarthBound June 5, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Earthsiege 2 December 31, 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Earthworm Jim January 26, 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Earthworm Jim March 21, 1995 Video Game Europe Sega CD
Earthworm Jim 1995 Video Game Europe Game Boy
Earthworm Jim March 15, 1995 Video Game North America Sega CD
Earthworm Jim September, 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy
Earthworm Jim November 30, 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Earthworm Jim June 23, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Earthworm Jim 2 December 22, 1995 Video Game Europe Mega Drive
Earthworm Jim 2 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Endlessly 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Exed exes February, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Exed Exes February, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Fever Pitch Soccer September, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Fever Pitch Soccer December, 1995 Video Game North America Atari Jaguar
FIFA Soccer 96 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation, Saturn, Genesis, 32X, Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Gear, MS-DOS
Flame Dragon 2: Legend of Golden Castle 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Flashback: The Quest for Identity 1995 Video Game North America CD-i
Flight of the Amazon Queen 1995 Video Game North America DOS, Amiga
Flip Out! 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Foes of Ali December 31, 1995 Video Game Europe 3DO Interactive Multiplayer
Foes of Ali December 31, 1995 Video Game North America 3DO Interactive Multiplayer
Full Throttle (1995) May, 1995 Video Game North America MS-DOS, Mac OS
Fun School 5 in Dreamland 1995 Video Game United Kingdom Microsoft Windows
Fun School 5 in Time 1995 Video Game United Kingdom Microsoft Windows
Fun School: Spelling 1995 Video Game United Kingdom MS-DOS
Fury3 August 31, 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Gabriel Knight II: The Beast Within 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Gakkou de atta Kowai Hanashi 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Galactic Pinball August 14, 1995 Video Game North America Virtual Boy
Galactic Pinball July 21, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Game Tengoku November, 1995 Video Game Japan Arcade
Ganbare Goemon: Mononoke Sugoroku December 25, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Garfield: Caught in the Act 1995 Video Game Europe Game Gear, Mega Drive
Garfield: Caught in the Act 1995 Video Game North America Game Gear, Genesis
Garfield: Caught in the Act 1995 Video Game Japan Game Gear, Mega Drive
Gex December 13, 1995 Video Game North America PS1
Gokujō Parodius! ~Kako no Eikō o Motomete~ May 19, 1995 Video Game Japan Saturn
Golf (1995) November 1, 1995 Video Game North America Virtual Boy
Golf (1995) August 11, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Gunstar Heroes March 24, 1995 Video Game Japan Game Gear
Hodj 'n' Podj 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Hong Kong 97 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Hover Strike 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Hover Strike: Unconquered Lands 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Hover! August, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream October 31, 1995 Video Game International Undefined
I-War December 15, 1995 Video Game North America Atari Jaguar
Illusion of Gaia April 27, 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Immercenary 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
International Superstar Soccer Deluxe November, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
International Superstar Soccer Deluxe September 22, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Jack Bros. October 1, 1995 Video Game North America Virtual Boy
Jack Bros. September 9, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Jammit August 22, 1995 Video Game North America DOS
Jikkyō Oshaberi Parodius December 15, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Joe & Mac 2: Lost in the Tropics November, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
JumpStart 1st Grade (1995) 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
JumpStart Preschool (1995) 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
Kawasaki Superbike Challenge December, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
King Arthur & the Knights of Justice May, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Kingpin: Arcade Sports Bowling 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Kirby's Avalanche February 1, 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Kirby's Avalanche April 25, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Kirby's Dream Course August 24, 1995 Video Game Europe SNES
Kirby's Dream Course February 1, 1995 Video Game North America SNES
Kirby's Dream Land 2 July 31, 1995 Video Game Europe Game Boy Color
Kirby's Dream Land 2 May 1, 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy Color
Kirby's Dream Land 2 March 21, 1995 Video Game Japan Game Boy Color
Kisou Louga II: The Ends of Shangrila May 26, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Knuckles' Chaotix April 20, 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Kolibri 1995 Video Game North America Sega 32X
Liquid War July 1, 1995 Video Game International MS-DOS
Loaded December 12, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Lode Runner Online: Mad Monks' Revenge 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Looney Tunes B-Ball February, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistrals February 24, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Lunar: Eternal Blue September, 1995 Video Game North America SEGA CD
Maabus 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Madden NFL '96 1995 Video Game North America Genesis
Magic Knight Rayearth September 25, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Marathon 2: Durandal November 24, 1995 Video Game North America Mac
Mario Clash October 1, 1995 Video Game North America Virtual Boy
Mario Clash September 28, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Mario's Game Gallery 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Mario's Tennis August 14, 1995 Video Game North America Virtual Boy
Mario's Tennis July 22, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Master Levels for DOOM II June 1, 1995 Video Game North America DOS, Microsoft Windows
Mega Man 7 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Mega Man 7 March 24, 1995 Video Game North America SNES
Mega Man 7 September, 1995 Video Game Japan SNES
Mega Man X January 1, 1995 Video Game Europe MS-DOS
Mega Man X January 1, 1995 Video Game North America MS-DOS
Mega Man X2 July 12, 1995 Video Game Europe SNES
Mega Man X2 July 12, 1995 Video Game Australia SNES
Mega Man X3 December 1, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Meridian 59 December 15, 1995 Video Game North America Windows
Metal Head February 24, 1995 Video Game North America Sega 32X
Metal Max Returns 1995 Video game Undefined Undefined
Metal Warriors April, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Michael Andretti's Indy Car Challenge January 20, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Missile Command 3D 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
MLBPA Baseball August 11, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom, Mega Drive, Game Gear
Monopoly (series) September 30, 1995 Series Undefined Undefined
Monster Max January, 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy
Mortal Kombat 3 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Mystery Dungeon: Shiren the Wanderer December 1, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
NBA Give 'n Go 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
NBA Give 'n Go September 29, 1995 Video Game Japan Undefined
NBA Jam Tournament Edition February 23, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
NBA Jam Tournament Edition September 4, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
NBA Jam Tournament Edition October 26, 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy
NBA Live 96 November 23, 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
NBA Live 96 November 30, 1995 Video Game Europe Sega Genesis
NBA Live 96 December 31, 1995 Video Game North America DOS
Need for Speed August 31, 1995 Video Game North America MS-DOS
Neo Mr. Do! 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
NFL Quarterback Club 1995 Video Game North America SNES, 32X
NFL Quarterback Club 1995 Video Game Japan 32X
Night Warriors: Darkstalkers' Revenge 1995 Video Game International Arcade
Ninja Gaiden Trilogy January 10, 1995 Video Game North America SNES
Ninja Gaiden Trilogy January 11, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Panic Bomber December 1, 1995 Video Game North America Virtual Boy
Panic Bomber July 27, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Panzer Dragoon August 30, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Panzer Dragoon May 11, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Panzer Dragoon March 10, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Parodius Da! -Shinwa kara Owarai e- May 19, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Phantasmagoria 1995 Video Game Europe DOS, Microsoft Windows
Phantasmagoria August 24, 1995 Video Game North America DOS, Microsoft Windows
Phantasy Star IV: The End of the Millennium December 8, 1995 Video Game Europe Genesis, Mega Drive
Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure October, 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure October 1, 1995 Video Game North America Jaguar
Power Drive Rally 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Primal Rage 1995 Video Game Europe Amiga
Primal Rage July, 1995 Video Game North America GB, Genesis, SNES
Primal Rage December, 1995 Video Game North America Jaguar
Puzzle De Pon 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Qin: Tomb of the Middle Kingdom 1995 Video Game North America DOS
Quarterback Attack 1995 Video Game North America MS-DOS
Quest for Fame 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Raiden January 26, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
Rave Racer September 18, 1995 Video Game Europe Namco System 22
Rave Racer August 16, 1995 Video Game North America Namco System 22
Rave Racer July 16, 1995 Video Game Japan Namco System 22
RayForce 1995 Video Game Europe SEGA Saturn
RayForce 1995 Video Game North America SEGA Saturn
RayForce April 25, 1995 Video Game Japan SEGA Saturn
Rayman September, 1995 Video Game North America Undefined
RBI Baseball '95 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Reader Rabbit Preschool 1995 Video Game North America
Ridge Racer September 29, 1995 Video Game Europe PlayStation
Ridge Racer September 9, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
Rockman Mega World April, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Rockman Mega World February, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV: Wall of Fire January 13, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV: Wall of Fire 1995 Video Game North America Saturn
Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV: Wall of Fire November 30, 1995 Video Game North America DOS
Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV: Wall of Fire April 28, 1995 Video Game Japan Saturn
Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV: Wall of Fire July 28, 1995 Video Game Japan 32X
Romance of the Three Kingdoms IV: Wall of Fire September 29, 1995 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Ruiner Pinball 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Sango Fighter 1995 Video Game Taiwan PC-98, Super A'Can
Scooby-Doo Mystery 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Scooby-Doo Mystery September, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
SD Gundam Dimension War December 8, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
seaQuest DSV 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
seaQuest DSV 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Secret of the Stars 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Shadow Squadron May 25, 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Sid Meier's Colonization 1995 Video Game International Mac OS, Amiga
Sid Meier's Colonization May 24, 1995 Video Game International Microsoft Windows
SimIsle 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
SimTower 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
SimTown 1995 Video Game North America Windows
Slam City with Scottie Pippen 1995 Video Game North America SEGA CD, SEGA CD 32X
Snatcher March 29, 1995 Video Game Japan Saturn
Sonic Labyrinth October 17, 1995 Video Game Europe Game Gear
Sonic Labyrinth November, 1995 Video Game North America Game Gear
Sonic Labyrinth October 17, 1995 Video Game Australia Game Gear
Sonic Labyrinth November 17, 1995 Video Game Japan Game Gear
Soul Edge 1995 Video Game International Arcade
Space Ace 1995 Video Game North America 3DO
Space Squash September 29, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Spider-Man (1994) 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Spider-Man and Venom: Separation Anxiety September, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Spider-Man: Lethal Foes March 17, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Star Trek: Judgment Rites 1995 Video Game North America DOS
Star Trek: Judgment Rites - Limited Collector's Edition 1995 Video Game North America DOS, Mac OS
Star Trek: Starfleet Academy 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Star Trek: Starfleet Academy - Starship Bridge Simulator 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Star Trek: The Next Generation - A Final Unity May 31, 1995 Video Game North America MS-DOS
Star Trek: The Next Generation - Future's Past 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Star Trek: The Next Generation - Future's Past November 17, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Star Wars: Dark Forces February 28, 1995 Video Game North America PC
Star Wars: Dark Forces 1995 Video Game North America Mac
Star Wars: Rebel Assault II - The Hidden Empire November, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Street Fighter Alpha 1995 Video Game North America Arcade
Street Fighter Alpha June 27, 1995 Video Game North America PS1, Saturn, GBC, PC
Street Fighter Alpha June 5, 1995 Video Game Japan PS1, Saturn, GBC, PC
Strikers 1945 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super 3D Noah's Ark January 1, 1995 Video Game North America DOS
Super Bomberman 2 February 23, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Bomberman 3 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Burnout 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Chinese Fighter January 3, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Chinese World 3 December 22, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Famista 4 March 3, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Mad Champ March 4, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island October 5, 1995 Video Game Europe SNES
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island October 4, 1995 Video Game North America SNES
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island August 5, 1995 Video Game Japan SNES
Super Punch-Out (1994) January 26, 1995 Video Game Europe SNES
SuperCross 3D 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Supreme Warrior 1995 Video Game North America Undefined
T-Mek 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together October 6, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Tails Adventure 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Tails Adventure September 22, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Tales of Phantasia December 15, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Tekken November, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Tekken November 8, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
Tekken March 31, 1995 Video Game Japan PlayStation
Teleroboxer August 1, 1995 Video Game North America Virtual Boy
Teleroboxer July 21, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Tempo 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Tetris Attack October 27, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
The 11th Hour 1995 Video Game Europe Microsoft Windows
The 11th Hour November 30, 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
The Great Battle V December 22, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
The Horde 1995 Video Game Europe SEGA Saturn
The Itchy & Scratchy Game 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The Mask October 26, 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
The Mask 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The Monopoly Game 2 March 31, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
The Ooze 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The Orion Conspiracy 1995 Video Game North America DOS
The Quest 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
The Ultimate DOOM April 30, 1995 Video Game North America DOS, Microsoft Windows
Theme Park 1995 Video Game North America Genesis, Sega Saturn, PlayStation
Theme Park March 1, 1995 Video Game North America Jaguar
Timon & Pumbaa's Jungle Games 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Total Distortion October 31, 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows, Mac OS
Toughman Contest 1995 Video Game North America Genesis, 32X
Toy Story December, 1995 Video Game North America Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Twisted Metal November 5, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
UFO: Enemy Unknown October 25, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
Ultra Vortek 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
V Tetris August 8, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Vegas Stakes 1995 Video Game North America Game Boy
Vertical Force December 1, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Vertical Force August 12, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Vid Grid 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Virtua Cop 2 1995 Video Game North America Arcade
Virtua Fighter July 8, 1995 Video Game Europe Saturn
Virtua Fighter November 30, 1995 Video Game Europe 32X
Virtua Fighter May 11, 1995 Video Game North America Saturn
Virtua Fighter September, 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Virtua Fighter October 20, 1995 Video Game Japan 32X
Virtua Racing June 1, 1995 Video Game North America Saturn
Virtua Racing December 22, 1995 Video Game Japan Saturn
Virtual Bowling December 22, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Virtual League Baseball September 11, 1995 Video Game North America Virtual Boy
Virtual League Baseball August 11, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness November 30, 1995 Video Game North America Mac OS, MS-DOS, PlayStation
Warcraft: Orcs & Humans 1995 Video Game Europe DOS, Mac OS
Warhawk (1995) November 10, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
Wario Blast: Featuring Bomberman! June 29, 1995 Video Game Europe GB
Wario Blast: Featuring Bomberman! June 29, 1995 Video Game Australia GB
Wario Land VB November, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Wario Land VB December 1, 1995 Video Game Japan Virtual Boy
Wario's Woods 1995 Video Game Europe Nintendo Entertainment System, Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Warlock May 26, 1995 Video Game Japan Super Famicom
Waterworld 1995 Video Game Europe Super Nintendo Entertainment System
Waterworld December 21, 1995 Video Game North America Virtual Boy
Weaponlord 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Where's Waldo at the Circus November, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
White Men Can't Jump July, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom 1995 Video Game North America Microsoft Windows
Wipeout September, 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
World Series Baseball Starring Deion Sanders 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
WWF Raw 1995 Video Game North America 32X
WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game 1995 Video Game North America Arcade, Genesis
WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game October 18, 1995 Video Game North America PlayStation
X-Men 2: Clone Wars 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined
X-Men: Children of the Atom November 22, 1995 Video Game Japan Saturn
Zaxxon's Motherbase 2000 1995 Video Game North America 32X
Zoop 1995 Video Game Undefined Undefined

Hardware releases[edit | edit source]

Name Release Date Category Region(s)
32X January, 1995 Peripheral Europe
Atari Jaguar CD 1995 Peripheral North America
Genesis Nomad October, 1995 Handheld Console North America
PlayStation September 29, 1995 Home Console Europe
PlayStation September 9, 1995 Home Console North America
Satellaview April 23, 1995 Peripheral Japan
Saturn July 8, 1995 Home Console Europe
Saturn May 11, 1995 Home Console North America
Virtual Boy August 14, 1995 Console North America
Virtual Boy July 21, 1995 Console Japan