Play Defender Classic Arcade Game – Free

We offer 100% Free Online Web Browser Game Play of these classic Nintendo NES video games.
Click the Zoom buttons to make the gameplay larger.

Game History:
Defender is an arcade video game developed and released by Williams Electronics in 1981. A horizontally scrolling shooter, the game is set on either an unnamed planet or city (depending on platform) where the player must defeat waves of invading aliens while protecting astronauts.

Emulator instructions and keyboard controls towards bottom of page.


Click Game Window Size Button to Zoom Game Size between default, 1.5X and 2X

Controls
Gamepad Button Keyboard Button
Left Left Arrow
Right Right Arrow
Up Up Arrow
Down Down Arrow
A X
B Z
Start Enter
Select Ctrl

Instructions:
Click on the game window and hit the ENTER key to start the game. You can click on Zoom to expand the game to a larger size. You can click on Enable Sound to turn on the game's sound. If you grew up in the 80's you shouldn't need additional gameplay instructions.

Requirements:
These games are being emulated natively in Javascript. No plug-in is required in your web browser, but the emulator does require a modern web browser. They only run as good as your computer. If you have a fast, modern computer these games will run very smoothly.
Sorry, these games are not supported on Mobile devices like the Iphone.