Abandonware DOS title

Abandonware action games sorted by release date

Action video games are a genre of video games that emphasize physical challenges, hand-eye coordination, and reaction time. These games typically involve fast-paced gameplay, where players control a character who must navigate through a dynamic environment filled with obstacles, enemies, and other challenges. The primary focus is on the player's ability to react quickly and make split-second decisions.
princeofpersia4d-4

Prince of Persia

DOSMac OS19904.2/5 platform
Prince of Persia is an abandoned DOS platform game set in Middle East, developed and released by Broderbund in 1990. Designer Jordan Mechner created a game that made a lasting impression of gamers thanks to a clever use of a tecnique called rotoscoping which makes the animation of the protagonist very realistic.
rastan-05

Rastan

DOS19903.5/5 platform
castlekroz-3

Return to Kroz

DOS1990freeware3.1/5 maze
rickdangerous2-3

Rick Dangerous 2

DOS19904.2/5 platform
Rick Dangerous 2 is a clear example of a sequel done right. Developed by Core Design and released in 1990 on a plethora of platforms, Rick Dangerous 2 is a classic platform game with a (linear) story. The first levels can be played in any order: an ice cave, Hyde Park in London, a forest and the atomic mud mines. The fifth level will become availab...
shadow-knights-02

Shadow Knights

DOS19903.6/5 platform
starblade-01

StarBlade

DOS19903.9/5
challenge-ancient-empires-02

Super Solvers: Challenge of the Ancient Empires

DOS19904/5 platform, reveal the picture
templeofkroz-4

Temple of Kroz

DOS1990freeware3.8/5 maze
amazingspiderman-1

The Amazing Spider-Man

DOS19903.9/5 platform
finalcrusadekroz-2

The Final Crusade of Kroz

DOS1990freeware3.7/5 maze
punisher-01

The Punisher

DOS19903/5 racing: unusual vehicles
tom-and-the-ghost-01

Tom and the Ghost

DOS19903/5 platform
trog-04

Trog

DOS19904.3/5 maze
xenocide-01

Xenocide

DOS19903.7/5
3d-maze-01

3D-Maze

Windows 3.x19913.9/5 maze
aldo3-03

Aldo's Assault

DOS19913/5 platform
arachnophobia-04

Arachnophobia

DOS19914.1/5
arcticadventure-1

Arctic Adventure

DOS19913.4/5 platform
baby-joe-in-going-home-02

Baby Joe in: Going Home

DOS19913.9/5 platform
bananoid-1

Bananoid

DOS1991freewareremake3.7/5 block breaker
bomb-run-02

Bomb Run

DOS19912.7/5
keen4-1

Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle

DOS1991protected4/5 platform
keen5-4

Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine

DOS1991protected4/5 platform
Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine is a science fiction action oriented platform game designed by Tom Hall, developed by id Software and released by Apogee Software in 1991 for DOS only. Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine is part of the Commander Keen game series, specifically it's the second episode of Commander Keen in Goodbye, Galaxy.
crystalcaves2-1

Crystal Caves

DOS1991protected3.9/5 platform
dangerous-dave-haunted-04

Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion

DOS1991protected4.1/5 platform
darkages-1

Dark Ages Volume I - Prince of Destiny

DOS1991freeware4/5 platform
darkages-2-05

Dark Ages Volume II - The Undead Kingdom

DOS1991freeware3.6/5 platform
darkages-3-03

Dark Ages Volume III - Dungeons of Doom

DOS1991freeware3.9/5 platform