Beam Software

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Founded in 1980 as the software development subsidiary of Australian book publisher Melbourne House. Over time, the book publishing business was phased out and the Melbourne House name was eventually sold to Mastertronic. Bought by Infogrames in 2000 and renamed Infogrames Melbourne House.

Research Methods: Actual mentions

As Beam Software

Amstrad CPC

  • Bedlam (EU Publisher: GO!)

Commodore 64

  • 720 Degrees (US Publisher: Mindscape)
    • US version only
  • Asterix and the Magic Cauldron / Ardok the Barbarian (EU Publisher: Melbourne House; US Publisher: Spinnaker)
  • Bedlam (EU Publisher: GO!)
  • Hungry Horace (EU Publisher: Melbourne House)
  • Muncher, The (EU Publisher: Gremlin Graphics)
  • Rock'N Wrestle / Bop'N Wrestle (EU Publisher: Melbourne House; US Publisher: Mindscape)


  • 720 (US Publisher: Mindscape)
  • Airwolf (US Publisher: Acclaim)
  • Aussie Rules Footy (AU Publisher: Laser Beam Entertainment)
  • Back to the Future (US Publisher: LJN)
  • Back to the Future Part II & III (US Publisher: LJN)
  • Bad Street Brawler (US Publisher: Mattel)
  • Battle Chess (US Publisher: Data East)
  • Bigfoot (US Publisher: Acclaim)
  • Bo Jackson Baseball (US Publisher: Data East)
  • Dash Galaxy in the Alien Asylum (US Publisher: Data East)
  • Days of Thunder (US/EU Publisher: Mindscape)
  • Defender of the Crown (US Publisher: Ultra Software; EU Publisher: Palcom Software)
  • Family Feud (US Publisher: GameTek)
  • Fisher-Price: I Can Remember (US Publisher: GameTek)
  • Fisher-Price: Perfect Fit (US Publisher: GameTek)
  • Hunt for Red October, The (US Publisher: Hi-Tech Expressions)
  • International Cricket (AU Publisher: Laser Beam Entertainment)
  • Smash TV (US/EU Publisher: Acclaim)
  • Last Ninja, The (US Publisher: Jaleco)
  • Mickey's Adventures in Number Land (US Publisher: Hi-Tech Expressions)
  • Mickey's Safari in Letter Land (US Publisher: Hi-Tech Expressions)
  • Nightshade (US Publisher: Ultra Software)
  • Power Punch 2 (US Publisher: ASC)
  • Punisher, The (US Publisher: LJN)
  • RoadBlasters (US Publisher: Mindscape)
  • Road Runner (US Publisher: Tengen)
  • Rocket Ranger (US Publisher: Kemco)
  • Star Wars (US Publisher: JVC)
  • Three Stooges, The (US Publisher: Activision)

Game Boy

  • Boulder Dash (JP Publisher: Victor; EU Publisher: Nintendo)
  • Choplifter II (JP Publisher: Victor; US/EU Publisher: JVC)
  • Fire Fighter (sound) (EU Publisher: Mindscape)
Developer: Teeny Weeny Games
  • The Punisher: The Ultimate Payback (US Publisher: Acclaim)

Game Gear

  • 5 in One Funpak (US Publisher: Interplay)
  • Casino FunPak (US Publisher: Interplay)
  • Choplifter III (US Publisher: Extreme Entertainment Group)
  • Solitaire FunPak (US Publisher: Interplay)
  • True Lies (JP/US/EU Publisher: Acclaim)

Mega Drive/Genesis

  • Blades of Vengeance (US/EU Publisher: Electronic Arts)
  • George Foreman's KO Boxing (US/EU Publisher: Flying Edge)
  • NBA All-Star Challenge (US/EU Publisher: Flying Edge)
  • Radical Rex (US/EU Publisher: Activision)
  • Tom and Jerry: Frantic Antics / Tom to Jerry (US Publisher: Hi-Tech Expressions; JP Publisher: Altron)
  • True Lies (JP/US/EU Publisher: Acclaim)

Mega-CD/Sega CD

  • Radical Rex (US/EU Publisher: Activision)

PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16

  • Jack Nicklaus' Greatest 18 Holes of Major Championship Golf / Jack Nicklaus Turbo Golf (JP Publisher: Victor; US Publisher: Accolade)
Sound: Advance Communication

PC Engine CD/TurboGrafx-CD

  • Dungeon Master: Theron's Quest (programming) (US Publisher: NEC Home Electronics)

Super Famicom/Super NES

  • Choplifter III: Rescue Survive (US Publisher: Extreme Entertainment Group; EU Publisher: Ocean; JP Publisher: Victor)
  • George Foreman's KO Boxing (US/EU Publisher: Acclaim)
  • Jim Lee's WildC.A.T.S: Covert Action Teams (US Publisher: Playmates Interactive Entertainment)
  • MechWarrior (US/EU Publisher: Activision; JP Publisher: Victor)
  • NBA All-Star Challenge (US/EU Publisher: LJN; JP Publisher: Acclaim)
  • Radical Rex (US/EU Publisher: Activision)
  • Shadowrun (US/JP Publisher: Data East; EU/SE Publisher: Laser Beam Entertainment)
  • Super High Impact (US/JP Publisher: Acclaim)
  • Super International Cricket (AU Publisher: Nintendo)
  • Super Smash T.V. (US/SE Publisher: Acclaim; JP Publisher: ASCII)
  • Super Solitaire (US Publisher: Extreme Entertainment Group; JP Publisher: Pack-In-Video)
  • True Lies (JP/US/EU Publisher: Acclaim)
  • WCW SuperBrawl Wrestling (US Publisher: FCI)

ZX Spectrum

  • Asterix and the Magic Cauldron (EU Publisher: Melbourne House)
  • Bedlam (EU Publisher: GO!)
  • Hungry Horace (EU Publisher: Melbourne House)
  • Muncher, The (EU Publisher: Gremlin Graphics)
  • Rock'N Wrestle (EU Publisher: Melbourne House)