Abandonware DOS title

Strider

Strider is an abandoned action game designed by Kouichi Yotsui, Tokuro Fujiwara, Shinichi Yoshimoto, developed by Capcom and released by U.S. Gold in 1989. Strider runs on DOS but was also published for Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, C64, Genesis, PlayStation, SEGA Master System, Wii, ZX Spectrum. Strider was converted from the original arcade version.
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DOS
Rating
3.55 / 5.00 (29 votes)

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Main executable game file: strider/G.COM.

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Strider review

Zero Magazine Issue 1 (1990): "US Gold's conversion of Capcom's classic coin-op Strider has those nasty Ruskies as the baddies again, with Strider, as a kind of futuristic Rambo, waging a one-man battle against the evil Commies.
It's essentially a horizontally scrolling shoot 'em up on five levels and your task is to infiltrate the Red Army and then return its secrets back to your superiors thus saving the western world no less. To do so, you have to slash your way through all manner of foes including a giant robot ape, a pack of vicious sabre-toothed tigers, Russian guards and some lethal boomerang throwing rock men."

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Additional info about Strider

Status: abandonware
Input: keyboard, joystick
Also published for: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, C64, Genesis, PlayStation, SEGA Master System, Wii, ZX Spectrum
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