1996 US Release Dates Video Games

A list of release dates for video games for the US region, within the time range 1996 .

Release dates may vary depending on the region, so choose your region: US (North America), EU (European Union), Worldwide for release dates of games released in any region, also outside the US and EU.

The most popular games of the year 1996 are: Fantasy General, Command & Conquer: Red Alert, Diablo, Duke Nukem 3D, The Neverhood, Quake, Harvester, Polanie, Heroes of Might and Magic II: The Succession Wars and A.D. 2044.

US EU Worldwide
Select Platform
Game Genre

January 1996

31st
Fatal Racing
Racing

February 1996

29th
Ripper
Adventure

March 1996

15th
Sensible Golf
Sports
19th
EarthSiege 2
Action

April 1996

May 1996

31st
Fire Fight
Action

June 1996

22nd
Quake
Action
30th
Normality
Adventure

July 1996

August 1996

24th
WipEout
Racing
MegaRace 2
Racing

September 1996

30th
Battlecruiser 3000AD
Simulation

October 1996

3rd
Hellbender
Action
14th
Tomb Raider I
Action
23rd
War Wind
Strategy
JetFighter III
Simulation

November 1996

7th
GEX
Arcade
12th
Tom Clancy SSN
Simulation
30th
Scorcher
Racing

December 1996

31st
NBA Hangtime
Sports
TFX
Simulation
Deus
RPG