VIDEO GAMES (Based on the movie
(Bethesda Softworks) 1990
and published by Bethesda Softworks. This is the very first game based on The
Terminator movie. You take on the role of Kyle Reese and protect Sarah Connor
from the cyborg sent back in time to kill her, or become the Terminator and
eliminate Kyle and Sarah. Either way, the player chases his opponent through
Los Angeles buying or stealing weapons and equipment while attempting to
eliminate his enemy and avoid the police. The gameplay itself is quite good
and enjoyable, as are impressive animated cutscenes and title screens.
THE TERMINATOR NES
(Radical Entertainment) 1992
also got a taste of the first Terminator as it graced the NES and SNES in 1992
and 1993 respectively. Developed by Gray Matter and published by Mindscape,
the game features side-scrolling, shooting action.
THE TERMINATOR SEGA
(Virgin Software) 1992
Terminator film made its belated game appearance on the Sega consoles (Mega
Drive, Master System, and Game Gear) when Virgin Games released a platform
action game in 1992. Coded by Probe Software, the game featured gameplay based
on the first film: future soldier Kyle Reese going back in time to Los
Angeles, 1984 to protect Sarah Connor from the Terminator. It features some
great presentation, sound effects, music, and gameplay.
TERMINATOR: DAWN OF THE FATE (Atari)
An action game developed by Paradigm
Entertainment and published by Infogrames. It was released in 2002 for the
PlayStation 2 and Xbox.
This game is based before and during the events that lead up to Kyle Reese
being sent through the time displacement equipment, to protect Sarah Connor.
The story introduces players to Skynet models not previously seen and
introduces hybrid human/cyborg soldiers created by Skynet.
The character of Perry, mentioned in the first Terminator film, appears as a
major playable character in the game.
Terminator Original Soundtrack
Total playing time
is 35:39. Includes 5 pop/rock songs featured in the movie
1. The Terminator
Theme 7. You Can't Do That - Tahnee
Cain & Tryanglz
2. Terminator Arrival 8.
Burnin' In The Third Degree - Tahnee Cain & Tryanglz
3. Tunnel Chase 9.
Pictures Of You - Jay Ferguson & 16mm
4. Love Scene 10.
Photoplay - Tahnee Cain & Tryanglz
5. Future Remembered 11. Intimacy
- Linn Van Hek
6. Factory Chase
Terminator: The Definitive Edition
Total playing time
is 72:15. None of the pop/rock songs are included. Instead, much more original
material from Brad Fiedel is featured on this special edition.
1. Theme from "The
Terminator" 11. Police Station/Escape from
2. The "The Terminator" Main Title 12. Future
3. Terminator's Arrival 13.
Conversation by the Window/Love Scene
4. Reese Chased 14.
5. Sarah on Her Motorbike 15. Death
by Fire/Terminator Gets Up
6. Gun Shop/Reese in Alley 16. Factory
7. Sarah in the Bar 17.
Reese's Death/Terminator Sits up/"You're Terminated"
8. Tech Noir/Alley Chase 18.
Sarah's Destiny/The Coming Storm
9. Garage Chase
19. Theme from "The Terminator" [Mix]
10. Arm & Eye Surgery
Sunglasses Hand Held Game by Tiger
Thorn EMI promotional VHS sunglasses