Abandonware DOS title


Zaxxon is a classic arcade video game that was first released by Sega in 1982 for the arcades and later for a number of platforms. It is considered one of the pioneering titles in the shoot 'em up or scrolling shooter genre. Zaxxon was notable for its use of isometric graphics, which gave the game a unique 3D perspective.
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Zaxxon screenshot
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Game modes:
single-player, hotseat
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Do you have trouble running this game on Windows? Read this guide.

Main executable game file: zaxxon/zaxxon.com.

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.


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Additional info about Zaxxon

Keyboard controls: arrow keys to move; space to fire.
Status: abandonware
Input: keyboard
Also published for: ColecoVision, Commodore 64, MSX, Atari 2600, Atari 8-bit, Apple II, Intellivision, ZX Spectrum
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  • Pat 11/04/2023 04:39
    took a long time to find this one again from childhood. thanks chat gpt
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