Abandonware DOS title

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.
sopwith-2

Sopwith

DOS1984freeware4.1/5 shoot 'em up
soviet-04

Soviet

DOS19904.1/5 shoot 'em up, vehicular combat
spacecommanders-1

Space Commanders

DOS1983remake3.8/5 shoot 'em up
space-commanders-2-1

Space Commanders 2

DOS1985remake3.3/5 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.
space-invaders-clone-1

Space Invaders

DOS1995remake4/5 shoot 'em up
space-invaders-2001-02

Space Invaders 2001

Windows XP/98/952001remake3.4/5 shoot 'em up
space-miner-03

Space Miner

DOS19833.5/5 shoot 'em up
spacewar-splash

Spacewar

DOS19854.1/5 shoot 'em up
Spacewar is one of the earliest digital computer games and is often considered the first interactive video game. It was created in 1962 by Steve Russell, Martin Graetz, and Wayne Wiitanen at the MIT. The game was developed on the PDP-1 minicomputer; this is a DOS port, released in 1985.Spacewar! features two spaceships, controlled by players, that ...
spear-of-destiny-08

Spear of Destiny

DOS19924.2/5 first-person shooter
stargoose-1

Star Goose!

DOS19884/5 shoot 'em up
Star Goose is a classic video game developed by Logotron and released in 1988 for various home computer systems of that era, including the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and Amstrad CPC. It is a top-down, vertically scrolling shooter that combines elements of shoot 'em up gameplay with exploration and power-up mechanics.
star-trek-combat-arena-04

Star Trek Combat Arena

DOS19893.7/5 shoot 'em up
star-trek-sos-01

Star Trek: Strategic Operations Simulator

DOS19832.8/5 space combat
starwars-4

Star Wars

DOS19884.2/5 space simulation, rail shooter, space combat
star-wars-2-04

Star Wars 2

DOS19894.1/5 shoot 'em up
darkforces-3

Star Wars: Dark Forces

DOS1995protected4.3/5 first-person shooter
jediknight-03

Star Wars: Jedi Knight - Dark Forces II

Windows XP/98/951997protected4.2/5 first-person shooter
rebel-assault-04

Star Wars: Rebel Assault

DOSMac1993protected4/5 rail shooter
stargate-1

Stargate

DOS19833.5/5 shoot 'em up
stargunner-03

Stargunner

DOS19964/5 shoot 'em up
stellar7-5

Stellar 7

DOSMac19904/5 first-person shooter, tank simulation
storm-1

Storm

DOS19872.6/5 run and gun
striker-2

Striker

DOS19853.4/5 shoot 'em up
3d-noah-ark-01

Super 3-D Noah's Ark

DOS1995protected4.1/5 first-person shooter
super-star-wars-01

Super Star Wars

DOS19924.1/5 platform, run and gun
super-stardust-02

Super Stardust

DOS19964.2/5 shoot 'em up
superspaceinvaders-1

Taito's Super Space Invaders

DOS19914.2/5 shoot 'em up
tempest-2000-03

Tempest 2000

DOS1996remake4.1/5 shoot 'em up
terminal-terror-04

Terminal Terror

DOS19943.8/5 first-person shooter
terminalvelocity-3

Terminal Velocity

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac1995protected3.9/5 first-person shooter