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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Predator 2

DOS19913.7/5 Arc Developments
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Alien Rampage

DOS19964.1/5
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Cosmo's Cosmic Adventures

DOS1992protected4.1/5 Apogee Software
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Fiendish Freddy's Big Top O'Fun

DOS19892.9/5 Gray Matter
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Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion

DOS1991protected4.1/5 id software
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Game Over

DOS19882.9/5 Dinamic Multimedia
Game Over is an abandoned side scrolling shooter/platform game designed by Ignacio Ruiz Tejedor, Pedro Sudón Aguilar, developed and released by Dinamic Multimedia in 1988 for DOS. Game Over isn't exactly one of the best games ever made... be prepared for clunky controls and repetitive level design that may test your patience.
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Alcatraz

DOS19923.6/5 221B Software Development
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Double Dragon

DOS19884/5 Technos Japan
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Karnov

DOS19873.3/5 Data East
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Doofus

DOS19944.1/5 X-ample Architectures
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Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine

DOS1991protected4/5 id software
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.
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In The Hunt

Windows XP/98/9519934.2/5 Irem Software Engineering
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day

DOS19914/5 Syntetic Dimensions
Terminator 2: Judgment Day is one of the many adaptations of the Terminator franchise. This one is based on the movie of the same name, but it's not as good as the movie, according to critics. Terminator 2 is an action game developed by Syntetic Dimensions and released by Ocean Software in 1991 for DOS. It was also published for C64, ZX Spectrum, A...
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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

DOS19924/5 Manley Associates
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The Blues Brothers 2: Jukebox Adventure

DOS19933.8/5 Titus Interactive
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Dark Ages Volume II - The Undead Kingdom

DOS1991freeware3.6/5 Scenerio Software
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Krusty's Super Funhouse

DOS19933.8/5 Audiogenic
Krusty's Super Funhouse is an abandoned action game developed by Audiogenic and released by Acclaim Entertainment in 1993 for DOS and for many other platforms, both consoles and home computers. Krusty's Super Funhouse is based on the popular character from The Simpson animated TV series.
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Ranx: The Video Game

DOS19903.8/5 UBI Soft
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The Great Giana Sisters

DOS1987remake4/5
The Great Giana Sisters is a platform video game developed by Time Warp Productions and published by Rainbow Arts. It was originally released in 1987 for the Commodore 64 and other platforms, and later unofficially ported to MS-DOS.The game follows the adventures of two sisters, Giana and Maria, as they journey through a dream world filled with var...
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Jazz Jackrabbit

DOS1994protected3.7/5 Epic MegaGames
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Renegade

DOS19883.8/5 Technos Japan
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The Smurfs

DOSWindows XP/98/9519964.2/5 Infogrames
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Baby Joe in: Going Home

DOS19913.9/5 Loriciels
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Night Hunter

DOS19883.8/5 UBI Soft
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Lorna

DOS1990NSFW4/5 Topo Soft
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Rush'n Attack

DOS19894/5 Konami
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Commander Keen 3: Keen Must Die!

DOS1990protected4.1/5 id software
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Titus the Fox

DOS1992protected4.2/5 Titus Interactive
Titus the Fox is a DOS horizontal scrolling platform game developed by Titus Interactive in 1992. As Titus, you have to advance through 15 levels to rescue your beloved Suzy who has been kidnapped. The player can interact with objects by throwing them at foes, or jumping higher. There are bosses at the end of each level and secret rooms spread acro...