Abandonware DOS title

The most popular 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.
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Altered Beast

DOS19904.1/5 beat 'em up
Altered Beast is a classic side-scrolling beat 'em up arcade game developed and published by Sega. It was originally released in arcades in 1988 and later ported to various home consoles, including the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis.Players control a resurrected centurion who battles through five levels filled with undead creatures and other mythical beas...
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Home Alone

DOS19913.9/5 platform
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Mine Shaft

DOS19834.1/5 maze
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Pinball Illusions

DOS19953.7/5 pinball
satan-02

Satan

DOS19893.8/5 platform
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Karateka

DOS19864.1/5 beat 'em up
Karateka is a martial arts themed action / fighting game released by Broderbund in 1986 for DOS. Karateka is the first game designed by Jordan Mechner, the father of the Prince of Persia franchise. Karateka was also published for Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari ST, C64, MSX, NES, ZX Spectrum.
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Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes

DOS1990protected4/5 platform
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The Amazing Spider-Man

DOS19903.9/5 platform
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The Great Giana Sisters

DOS1987remake4/5 platform
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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Rise of the Robots

DOS19943.2/5 fighting
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Jazz Jackrabbit

DOS1994protected3.8/5 platform
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Lucky Luke

Windows XP/98/9519974.2/5 platform
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Brutal: Paws of Fury

DOS19954/5 fighting
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Krusty's Super Funhouse

DOS19933.8/5 platform
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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Fury of the Furries

DOS19934/5 platform
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Hocus Pocus

DOS1994protected4.2/5 platform
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Gauntlet

DOS19864.1/5 maze, dungeon crawl
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Magic Pockets

DOS19924/5 platform
goody-01

Goody

DOS19873.5/5 platform
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Pinball Dreams

DOS1993protected4.1/5 pinball
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Dangerous Dave

DOS1990protected4/5 platform
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Ultimate Body Blows

DOS1994protected4/5 fighting
renegade-1

Renegade

DOS19883.8/5 beat 'em up
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Body Blows

DOS19934.1/5 fighting
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Time Bandit

DOS19894.4/5 maze
Time Bandit is a classic top-down arcade-style video game that was released in 1982 for various home computer systems, such as the Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, and others. It was developed by MichTron. In Time Bandit, players control a character who must navigate through a series of maze-like levels, battling various enemies and collecting treasure a...
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Super Mario Fusion: Revival

Windows2011freewareremake3.9/5 platform
Super Mario Fusion: Revival is a freeware fan-made game project that aims to combine elements from various classic video games, primarily the Super Mario series and the Sonic the Hedgehog series, into a single game. It's essentially a crossover fan game where players can experience levels and gameplay mechanics inspired by both franchises. The...
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The Smurfs

DOSWindows XP/98/9519964.2/5 platform
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A Nightmare on Elm street

DOS19893.9/5 maze
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Prehistorik

DOS1991protected4.1/5 platform