Abandonware DOS title

Shamus

Shamus is an old DOS action adventure game developed by Synapse Software in 1984 from an original idea by William Mataga. Shamus can be enjoyed in single player mode from a top down perspective. It's available for download.
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Additional info

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The game was also notable for using the well known theme song from the Alfred Hitchcock Presents television show.

The various maze layouts are all named after famous fictional detectives or agents, such as "Clouseau", "Marlowe", "Holmes" or "Bond".

players: single player

input: keyboard

graphics: CGA

sound: PC speaker

Abandonware DOS popularity: very low

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