Flash games are an icon of the internet, with thousands created over the years by everyone from budding amateur developers through to diehard professionals. From gathering round a friends laptop to sneaking a few moments when the teacher isn’t looking in an IT lesson these games have bought hours of fun over the years as well as let creatives cut their teeth in the coding industry.

In the spirit of celebrating them, we’ve put together a list of a few of our favourites, as well as links to play them. Enjoy!