Abandonware DOS title

The best abandonware action games

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.
project-neptune-03

Project Neptune

DOS19893.5/5 submarine simulation
super-pacman-01

Super Pac-Man

DOS19823.5/5 maze
surf-ninjas-07

Surf Ninjas

DOS19943.5/5 beat 'em up
targhan-02

Targhan

DOS19893.5/5 beat 'em up
typing-of-the-dead-02

The Typing of the Dead

Windows XP/98/9519993.5/5 word puzzle, rail shooter
The Typing of the Dead is a distinctive video game, essentially a typing adaptation of the classic rail shooter arcade game, The House of the Dead. Initially debuting in 1999 as an arcade machine, it later became available on other platforms as well.In The Typing of the Dead, players wield a keyboard to dispatch approaching hordes of zombies and ot...
titan-03

Titan

DOS19893.5/5 action puzzle, block breaker
zyclunt-01

Zyclunt

DOS19953.5/5 beat 'em up
Zyclunt is a side-scrolling action game developed and published by Phantagram in 1995. The game is set in a dystopian future where incurable diseases and a rise in criminal activities have brought society to the brink of collapse. In this setting, advanced genetic engineering has led to the creation of cybernetic organisms, or cyborgs, which have b...
prophecyviking-3

Prophecy: The Viking Child

DOS19913.5/5 platform
elevator-1

Elevator

DOS1986freeware3.5/5
tintinmoon-1

Tintin on the Moon

DOS19893.5/5
rastan-05

Rastan

DOS19903.5/5 platform
meteor-mission-2

Meteor Mission

DOS19953.5/5
popcorn-04

Popcorn

DOS1988freeware3.5/5 block breaker
royal-flush-pinball-02

Royal Flush Pinball

DOS19943.5/5 pinball
evolution-1

Evolution

DOS19833.4/5
packman-1

Pack-Man

DOS1983remake3.4/5 maze
noexit-02

No Exit

DOS19903.4/5 fighting
oils-well-02

Oil's Well

DOS19843.4/5 maze, action puzzle
santa-xmas-caper-02

Santa's Xmas Caper

DOS19933.4/5 platform
miami-vice-02

Miami Vice

DOS19893.4/5 platform
pijamarama-01

Pyjamarama

Windows2004remake3.4/5 platform
sango-fighter-2-04

Sango Fighter 2

DOS1995freeware3.4/5 fighting
arcticadventure-1

Arctic Adventure

DOS19913.4/5 platform
dangerous-streets-04

Dangerous Streets

DOS19943.4/5 fighting
barbie-01

Barbie

DOS19923.4/5 platform
bionic-commando-06

Bionic Commando

DOS19883.3/5 platform, run and gun
bubble-pop-03

Bubble Pop

DOS19973.3/5 platform
Bubble Pop by Software of Sweden is a platform game that follows the classic bubble-popping mechanics similar to other popular games in the genre (Bubble Bobble...). Bubble Pop was published in 1997 by Webfoot Technologies for DOS only.
monster-bash-04

Monster Bash

DOS1993protected3.3/5 platform