Joust is one of my favorite arcade games from the 1980’s. I spent countless hours playing this game in the arcade while growing up in the 80s. I hope you enjoy playing this free version online. No tokens required to play this emulated version of Joust! Free 80s Arcade is a 100% free online arcade website. This game is mobile phone and Iphone compatible.
Instructions and Game History towards bottom of page.
Click ‘Enter’ Key to Start Game. Main keyboard buttons are X and Z.
Click on the game window and hit the ENTER key to start Joust (you might have to hit start twice) . On a computer you can click the Zoom to expand the game to a larger size. On mobile phones and Iphone use the gameplay control buttons shown on your screen (only on mobile) to play and start the game. If you grew up in the 80's you shouldn't need additional gameplay instructions. Sorry, no sound on mobile devices in this NES emulator.
Joust is an arcade game developed by Williams Electronics and released in 1982. It is a platform game that features two-dimensional (2D) graphics. The player uses a button and joystick to control a knight riding a flying ostrich. The object is to progress through levels by defeating groups of enemy knights riding buzzards.
Video Game Emulation
(Download and play on your computer)