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Saturday, 17th December 2016

Electronic Games Arcade Awards - 1984

Electronic Games was a computer magazine focused entirely on early video games. Every year, the Electronic Games Arcade Awards crowned a few Games of the Year. This is a list of the best games published in 1984, the year that Ghostbusters came out.
  • 1984
  • Agent USA Electronic Educational Game of the Year
    Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64
  • Buck Rogers Best Action Videogame
    Atari 2600/5200, ColecoVision, Intellivision, SG-1000
  • Congo Bongo Best Videogame Audio-Visual Effects
    ColecoVision, Atari 5200, Intellivision
  • Gateway to Apshai Best Computer Adventure Game
    Atari 400/800, Commodore 64
  • Joust Best Arcade-to-Home Translation
    Commodore 64
  • Miner 2049er Mini-Arcade Game of the Year
  • One on One Electronic Game of the Year (Players Pick)
    Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64
  • Pitfall II Best Adventure Videogame
    Atari 2600
  • Punch-Out Most Innovative Coin-Op Game
  • Quest for Tires Most Humorous Video Computer Game
    Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, DOS, MSX
  • Space Shuttle Videogame of the Year
    Atari 2600
  • Star Wars Coin-Op of the Year
  • TX-1 Best Coin-Op Audio-Visual Effects
  • Ultima III: Exodus Computer Game of the Year
    Apple II, Atari 800, Commodore 64
  • Zaxxon Stand-Alone Game of the Year
    Coleco Mini-Arcade