Abandonware DOS title

Games involving any kind of martial art

Karate, Jujutsu, Kung Fu, samurai warriors, ninjas, etc. Martial arts were a major source of inspiration for classic video games like the Double Dragon series, Dragon Ninja, Karateka, The Last Ninja, the Ninja Gaiden series and many other fighting and beat'em up games.

Most popular martial arts games

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Bad Dudes VS Dragon Ninja

DOS1988protected4.1/5 Data East
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Battle Arena Toshinden

DOS19964.2/5 Tamsoft Corporation
Battle Arena Toshinden was the first game in the Toshinden series and was originally released for the Sony PlayStation in 1995 and later for DOS. Battle Arena Toshinden introduced 3D graphics to the fighting game genre, allowing characters to move in a three-dimensional space.The game featured a diverse roster of eight playable characters, eac...
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Budokan: the Martial Spirit

DOS19894.1/5 Electronic Arts
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Bushido

DOS19833.7/5 Ebenel enterprises
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Double Dragon

DOS19884/5 Technos Japan
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First Samurai

DOS19923.9/5 Vivid Image
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International Ninja Rabbits

DOS19913.6/5 Flair Software
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Karateka

DOS19864.1/5 Broderbund
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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Last Ninja

DOS19883.6/5 System 3
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Last Ninja 2: Back with a Vengeance

DOS19903.5/5 System 3
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Moebius

DOS19873.4/5 Origin Systems
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Mortal Kombat

DOS1993protected4.3/5 Midway Manufacturing Company
Mortal Kombat is one of the most popular 1 on 1 fighting games. No wonder it spawned many sequels. You can play as one of the seven digitized characters and must fight everyone else to the top. One of the distinctive features of Mortal Kombat is the fatality: a special move to finish off the adversary.
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Mortal Kombat 2

DOS1994protected4/5 Midway Manufacturing Company
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Mortal Kombat 3

DOS1995protected3.9/5 Midway Manufacturing Company
Mortal Kombat 3 is a fighting action game developed by Midway Manufacturing Company and released by GT Interactive Software in 1995 for DOS and Windows as well as for many other platforms. Mortal Kombat 3 is the third chapter of the acclaimed Mortal Kombat series that spawned many sequels, a few TV series and even movies (with various degree of suc...
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Ninja

DOS19862.5/5 Acclaim Entertainment
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Ninja Gaiden

DOS19903.6/5 Tecmo
Ninja Gaiden, released in 1988 for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) and later to other platforms, is a side-scrolling action-platformer developed by Tecmo. It follows the story of Ryu Hayabusa, a skilled ninja on a quest for vengeance and justice.In the game, players control Ryu as he battles through six acts, each divided into several stage...
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Ninja Rabbits

DOS19923.6/5 Villa Crespo Software
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No Exit

DOS19903.4/5 Coktel Vision
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Renegade

DOS19883.8/5 Technos Japan
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Sango Fighter 2

DOS1995freeware3.4/5 Panda Entertainment Technology Co.
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Shadow Knights

DOS19903.3/5 Softdisk Publishing
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Shadow Warrior

DOS1997protected3.9/5 3d Realms
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Shinobi

DOS19893.9/5 Sega
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Shogun

DOS19863.4/5 Virgin Interactive
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Street Fighter

DOS19883.7/5 Capcom
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Street Fighter 2

DOS19924.3/5 Capcom
Street Fighter 2 is one of the most popular fighting game ever released in the 90s. Street Fighter 2 was designed by Akira Nishitani and Akira Yasuda, developed and published by Capcom in 1991 for the arcades and then converted for many platforms from Spectrum ZX to DOS (in 1992).
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Super Street Fighter 2

DOS19964.3/5 Capcom
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Surf Ninjas

DOS19943.5/5 Creative Edge Software
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Sword of Honour

DOS19933.8/5 Dynafield Systems International