Abandonware DOS title

Paperboy 2

Paperboy 2 is the sequel to the much acclaimed coin-op arcade hit Paperboy in which you have to deliver newspapers to subscribers while avoiding every kind of obstacle. Paperboy 2 is an isometric action game developed by Tengen and was released by Mindscape in 1991 for a number of platform. The DOS version of the game is abandoned.
Paperboy 2 screenshot
paperboy2-05.jpg - DOS
paperboy2-03.jpg - DOS
paperboy2-04.jpg - DOS
paperboy2-06.jpg - DOS
paperboy2-07.jpg - DOS
paperboy2-08.jpg - DOS
released in:
Game modes:
single-player, hotseat
what is abandonware?
Rate this game!
4.04 / 5.00 (24 votes)

Share your love for this game

Paperboy 2 downloads

Do you have trouble running this game on Windows? Read this guide.

Main executable game file: paperb2/game.exe.

DOS games can't run on Windows. You need a DOS emulator like DOSbox or D-Fend Reloaded. Follow these instructions to play DOS games on Windows 10 or later systems.

Paperboy 2 review

Electronic Games Issue 3 (1993): "In Paperboy 2, the player resumes the role of a news carrier. In this cart, however, the player can be a paperboy or a papergirl and deliver papers on a beginner, intermediate, or an advanced route.
When the game begins, a screen shows all the houses on the route. The houses to receive deliveries are yellow and the non-subscribers are blue. Don't worry about memorizing this screen, because once on the route, the player knows which house is to get a delivery by the blue newspaper box and the red welcome mat in front of each subscriber's home.
The object is to successfully deliver papers to all of the designated subscribers every day. A missed delivery results in a canceled subscription. The player must get the newspaper in the box or on the welcome mat to successfully make the delivery."


Video courtesy of Squakenet.com.

Additional info about Paperboy 2

Status: abandonware
Input: keyboard, joystick
Distributed on: 3,5 floppy disk, 5,25 floppy disk
Also published for: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Game Boy, Game Gear, Genesis, NES, SNES, ZX Spectrum
Abandonware DOS views: 8864
Series: Paperboy 2 is part of the Paperboy series.


Write a comment
Have you ever played Paperboy 2? Did you like it? Did you hate it? Write something about it: share your experience, give us hints on how to properly run this game or simply say how much you loved it.