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.
pacintime-splash

Pac-in-Time

DOS19933.9/5 platform
Pac-in-Time is an abandoned action side-scrolling platformer game developed by Kalisto Entertainment and released by Mindscape in 1993 for DOS. Pac-in-time was but also published for other platforms such as Amiga, Game Boy, Mac, SNES. Pac-in-Time is essentially Fury of the Furries reskinned with Pac-Man as the main character.
pinballdreams-5

Pinball Dreams

DOS1993protected4.1/5 pinball
prehistorik2-1

Prehistorik 2

DOS1993protected4/5 platform
sango-fighter-1-03

Sango Fighter

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinux1993freeware3.5/5 fighting
santa-xmas-caper-02

Santa's Xmas Caper

DOS19933.4/5 platform
silverball-1

Silverball

DOS19933.7/5 pinball
Silverball is an abandoned DOS pinball action game developed by Digital Extremes, designed by James Schmalz and published by MicroLeague Multimedia in 1993. Silverball is one of the best pinball games of the 90s published for DOS, part of the Epic Pinball series.
sleepwalker-03

Sleepwalker

DOS1993protected3.9/5 platform
spiritual-warfare-01

Spiritual Warfare

DOS1993protected3.5/5 maze, JRPG
sword-of-honour-03

Sword of Honour

DOS19933.5/5 beat 'em up
lostvikings-1

The Lost Vikings

DOS19934.2/5 platform, action puzzle
The Lost Vikings is an old DOS platform-puzzle game, developed by Silicon & Synapse and published by Interplay Productions in 1993. In The Lost Vikings you have to solve puzzles by controlling three characters (glorious vikings!), each with a single skill of its own.
tom-and-jerry-04

Tom and Jerry

DOS19934.2/5 platform
xargon-sh-03

Xargon

DOS1993freeware3.9/5 platform, run and gun
antattack-1

Ant Attack!

DOS1994freeware3.7/5 maze
axet-1

Axet

DOS1994freeware3.6/5 block breaker
blackthorne-5

Blackthorne

DOS19944.2/5 platform
Blackthorne is a sci-fi / fantasy abandoned action platform game designed by Ronald Millar, developed by Blizzard Entertainment (yes, the creators of Diablo and World of Warcraft) and was released by Interplay Productions in 1994 for DOS and Mac. Blackthorne was also published for SNES, Sega 32X, Game Boy Advance and other systems.
champ-ms-pacman-05

CHAMP Ms. Pac-man

DOS1994remake3.9/5 maze
coolspot-1

Cool Spot

DOS19944.1/5 platform
dangerous-streets-04

Dangerous Streets

DOS19943.5/5 fighting
aladdin-2

Disney's Aladdin

DOS19944.2/5 platform
doofus-02

Doofus

DOS19944.1/5 platform
frankenstein-02

Frankenstein

DOS19944.1/5 platform
glider-02

Glider 4.0

Windows 3.xMac19943.8/5
hocuspocus-1

Hocus Pocus

DOS1994protected4.2/5 platform
jazzjackrabbit-7

Jazz Jackrabbit

DOS1994protected3.7/5 platform
jazz-jackrabbit-holiday-hare-06

Jazz Jackrabbit Holiday Hare

DOS1994protected3.9/5 platform
jetstrike-02

Jetstrike

DOS19943/5 flight simulation