Abandonware DOS title

The most popular abandonware shooter games

Shooter video games are all about shooting targets and avoiding being shot down. The kind of game is often defined by the player perspective (FPS stands for First Person Shooter, TPS stands for Third Person Shooter), or by gameplay: shoot'em up, run and gun, shooting gallery.
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Dalek Attack

DOS19923.9/5 shoot 'em up
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Die Hard

DOS19893.4/5 third-person shooter
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Rush'n Attack

DOS19894/5 run and gun
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The Untouchables

DOS19894/5 run and gun
arnie2-02

Arnie 2

DOS19933.8/5 run and gun
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Robotron 2084

DOS19833.9/5 shoot 'em up
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Attack of the Mutant Camels

DOS2001freewareremake3.8/5 shoot 'em up
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Unreal (Ordilogic)

DOS19913.1/5
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The Godfather

DOS19913.4/5 run and gun
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Operation Bodycount

DOS19944.2/5 first-person shooter
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Escape from Dr. Colosso

DOS1997freeware3.6/5 first-person shooter
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Encounter

DOS19843.5/5 shoot 'em up
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Xenon

DOS19883.9/5 shoot 'em up
Xenon, released in 1988, was a vertically scrolling shoot 'em up video game developed by The Bitmap Brothers. Xenon was initially released for the Commodore 64, and later, it was ported to other platforms, including DOS, the ZX Spectrum and Amiga.In Xenon, players control a futuristic tank-like craft and navigate through levels filled with enemy ve...
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Side Arms Hyper Dyne

DOS19883.8/5 shoot 'em up
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Die Hard 2: Die Harder

DOS19923.6/5 shooting gallery
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Total Carnage

DOS19943.8/5 shoot 'em up
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Duck Hunt

DOS1995freewareremake3/5 shooting gallery, unconventional sports
Duck Hunt is a faithful remake based on the original light gun game Duck Hunt published by Nintendo in 1984. Duck Hunt was a shooting gallery game with a straightforward gameplay: use your gun to shoot down ducks. If you fail to shoot enough birds, the game ends.
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Predator 2

DOS19913.7/5 shooting gallery, third-person shooter
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X-Fighter

DOS19873.1/5 shoot 'em up
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Space Harrier

DOS19893.7/5 rail shooter, third-person shooter
Space Harrier is a 3rd-person view rail-shooter developed by Sega in 1985. Space Harrier was a hit in the arcades, and later it was converted for a number of platforms, including DOS (4 years later!). The sequels - Space Harrier 3D and Space Harrier II - were never ported to DOS.
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Interphase

DOS19894/5 first-person shooter
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Super Stardust

DOS19964.2/5 shoot 'em up
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CHAMP Centipede

DOS1993remake3.7/5 shoot 'em up
fox-ranger-04

Fox Ranger

DOS19923.6/5 shoot 'em up
rotox-06

Rotox

DOS19914.2/5 shoot 'em up
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Super 3-D Noah's Ark

DOS1995protected4.2/5 first-person shooter
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Ken's Labyrinth

DOS1993freeware3.5/5 first-person shooter
dragonfly-1

Dragonfly

DOS19863.2/5 shoot 'em up
sirwood-1

Sirwood

DOS19903.3/5 run and gun
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Day of the Viper

DOS19903.7/5 first-person shooter