Abandonware DOS title

Side-scrolling games sorted by release date

A side-scroller (or horizontal scrolling) is a video game in which the action is shown in a side perspective and the environment scrolls mainly on an horizontal axis. Characters usually have to move from the left to the right side of the screen to go on in the game.
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First Samurai

DOS19923.9/5 Vivid Image
fox-ranger-04

Fox Ranger

DOS19923.6/5 Soft Action
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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

DOS19924/5 Manley Associates
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International Athletics

DOS19924/5 True Emotions Software
kaeon-02

Kaeon

DOS19923.5/5
luigi-spaghetti-01

Luigi and Spaghetti

DOS19923.8/5 Topo Soft
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Magic Pockets

DOS19924.1/5 Bitmap Brothers
Magic Pockets is a platform game developed by The Bitmap Brothers and published by Renegade Software. It was released in 1991 for the Atari ST, Amiga, and MS-DOS platforms. In Magic Pockets, players control a character known as the Bitmap Kid, who possesses magical pockets that can produce a variety of useful items. The game is a side-scrollin...
mariotyping-1

Mario Teaches Typing

DOSMac OS19924/5 Interplay Productions
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McDonald Land

DOS19923.6/5 Visual Concepts Entertainment
megaman3-08

Mega Man 3

DOS19924/5 Hi-Tech Expressions
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Nicky Boom

DOS19924/5 Microids
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Ninja Rabbits

DOS19923.6/5 Villa Crespo Software
risky-woods-02

Risky Woods

DOS1992protected4/5 Dinamic Multimedia
secretagent-6

Secret Agent

DOS1992protected3.9/5 Apogee Software
super-cauldron-02

Super Cauldron

DOS19923.9/5 Titus Interactive
super-star-wars-01

Super Star Wars

DOS19924.1/5 LucasArts
ancient-art-war-skies-01

The Ancient Art of War in the Skies

DOS19923.7/5 Evryware
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Thomas the Tank Engine

DOS19923.8/5 Peakstar Software
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Titus the Fox

DOS1992protected4.2/5 Titus Interactive
Titus the Fox is a DOS horizontal scrolling platform game developed by Titus Interactive in 1992. As Titus, you have to advance through 15 levels to rescue your beloved Suzy who has been kidnapped. The player can interact with objects by throwing them at foes, or jumping higher. There are bosses at the end of each level and secret rooms spread acro...
zool-3

Zool

DOS19923.9/5 Gremlin Graphics / Gremlin Interactive
Zool was to Amiga what Sonic was for Sega consoles: a cool protagonist (a ninja of the Nth dimension!) for a high adrenaline action platformer. Zool was designed by George Allen and published by Gremlin in 1992 and it was an instant success. It was ported for many platforms, DOS included, and followed by Zool 2 in 1993.
beethoven2-02

Beethoven 2

DOS19933/5 Rozner Labs Software Group
biomenace-2

Bio Menace Episode 1: Dr. Mangle's Lab

DOS1993freeware4/5 Apogee Software
bio-menace-2-07

Bio Menace Episode 2: The Hidden Lab

DOS1993freeware4.2/5 Apogee Software
bio-menace-3-06

Bio Menace Episode 3: Master Cain

DOS1993freeware4.2/5 Apogee Software
body-blows-01

Body Blows

DOS19934.1/5 Team 17
brutal-sports-football-1

Brutal Sports Football

DOS19934.2/5 Teque
cosmicspacehead-1

Cosmic Spacehead

DOS19933.3/5 Codemasters
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Dangerous Dave: Risky Rescue

DOS1993protected4.1/5 Softdisk Publishing
dragon-force-02

Dragon Force - Day 3

DOS19933.7/5 Mirinae Software
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Duke Nukem 2

DOS19934.2/5 Apogee Software