Abandonware DOS title

The most popular side-scroller games

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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Mario and Luigi

DOS2001remake4.1/5
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Lucky Luke

Windows XP/98/9519974.2/5 Infogrames
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Jazz Jackrabbit Holiday Hare

DOS1994protected3.9/5 Epic MegaGames
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Dark Ages Volume I - Prince of Destiny

DOS1991freeware4/5 Scenerio Software
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The Amazing Spider-Man

DOS19903.9/5 Oxford Digital Enterprises
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Prehistorik 2

DOS1993protected4/5 Titus Interactive
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Golden Axe

DOS19914.2/5 Sega
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Commander Keen: Keen Dreams

DOS19924/5 id software
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Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars

DOS19904.2/5 id software
Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars is a platform video game developed by id Software and published by Apogee Software in 1990 as shareware for MS-DOS. The game follows the adventures of an eight-year-old genius named Billy Blaze, who uses his homemade spaceship to travel to various alien planets to save the Earth from alien invaders known as V...
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Zorro

DOS19953.3/5 Capstone
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Phantis

DOS19873.5/5 Dinamic Multimedia
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Duke Nukem 2

DOS19934.1/5 Apogee Software
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Brutal Sports Football

DOS19934.2/5 Teque
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Prehistorik

DOS1991protected4.1/5 Titus Interactive
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Bio Menace Episode 3: Master Cain

DOS1993freeware4.2/5 Apogee Software
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Billy The Kid

DOS19903.8/5 Level 9 Computing
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Magic Pockets

DOS19924/5 Bitmap Brothers
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Predator 2

DOS19913.7/5 Arc Developments
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Crystal Caves

DOS1991protected3.9/5 Apogee Software
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Cosmic Spacehead

DOS19933.3/5 Codemasters
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Axe of Rage

DOS19894.2/5 Palace Software
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Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes

DOS1990protected4/5 id software
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Glider 4.0

Windows 3.xMac19943.8/5
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Realms of Chaos

DOSMacLinux1995protected4/5 Apogee Software
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Darius Gaiden

Windows XP/98/9519984.4/5 Taito
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Pac-in-Time

DOS19933.9/5 Kalisto Entertainment
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.
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Face Off!

DOS19894.1/5 MindSpan
Face Off! is an abandoned hockey sports game developed by MindSpan (known for their Hardball series) and released by Gamestar in 1989 for DOS and also for Commodore 64. Face Off supports multiplayer in competitive or cooperative modes.
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Bio Menace Episode 2: The Hidden Lab

DOS1993freeware4.3/5 Apogee Software
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First Samurai

DOS19923.9/5 Vivid Image