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Defender is an abandoned DOS science fiction shooter game, developed by Williams Entertainment, designed by Eugene Jarvis, Larry DeMar and published by Atarisoft in 1983. Defender is considered an arcade classic. It's available for download. Defender is also part of the Defender series.
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Defender screenshot
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Defender downloads

Trouble running this game? Check out the F.A.Q.

Main executable file (run this to play the game): defender/defender.com

DOS Games can't run on Windows. You need an emulator such as DOSbox and/or a front-end like D-Fend Reloaded. Follow these instructions to run DOS games on Windows systems.


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Additional info

Press G to begin the game in keyboard mode.
Awards won by Defender:

Input: keyboard

Distributed on: 5,25 floppy disk

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