Abandonware DOS title

Games involving any kind of martial art sorted by release date

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

Street Fighter 2
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Mortal Kombat
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bushido-03

Bushido

DOS19833.7/5 Ebenel enterprises
yie-ar-kung-fu-04

Yie Ar Kung Fu

DOS19853.8/5 Konami
karateka-2

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.
ninja-mastetronic-03

Ninja

DOS19862.5/5 Acclaim Entertainment
shogun-1

Shogun

DOS19863.5/5 Virgin Interactive
world-karate-championship-03

World Karate Championship

DOS19863.8/5 System 3
moebius-1

Moebius

DOS19873.4/5 Origin Systems
bad-dudes-02

Bad Dudes VS Dragon Ninja

DOS1988protected4/5 Data East
doubledragon-1

Double Dragon

DOS19884/5 Technos Japan
lastninja1-3

Last Ninja

DOS19883.6/5 System 3
renegade-1

Renegade

DOS19883.8/5 Technos Japan
street-fighter-1

Street Fighter

DOS19883.7/5 Capcom
budokan-04

Budokan: the Martial Spirit

DOS19894/5 Electronic Arts
shinobi-1

Shinobi

DOS19893.9/5 Sega
teenagemutant-2

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

DOS19893.6/5 Konami
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) is an arcade game released in 1989 by Konami. It is based on the popular Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise. The game was initially released as a coin-operated arcade game and later adapted for various home gaming platforms. The game follows the adventures of the four anthropomorphic turtles who must emb...
windwalker-1

Windwalker (Moebius 2)

DOS19892.8/5 Origin Systems
lastninja2-4

Last Ninja 2: Back with a Vengeance

DOS19903.5/5 System 3
ninjagaiden-1

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...
noexit-02

No Exit

DOS19903.4/5 Coktel Vision
shadow-knights-02

Shadow Knights

DOS19903.6/5 Softdisk Publishing
ninja-rabbit-returns-02

International Ninja Rabbits

DOS19913.6/5 Flair Software
tmnt2-04

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Manhattan Missions

DOS19913.5/5 Distinctive Software
first-samurai-02

First Samurai

DOS19923.9/5 Vivid Image
ninja-rabbits-4

Ninja Rabbits

DOS19923.6/5 Villa Crespo Software
street-fighter-2-6

Street Fighter 2

DOS19924.3/5 Capcom
Street Fighter II is a classic arcade fighting game developed and published by Capcom. It was first released in 1991 as a sequel to the original Street Fighter. Street Fighter II is widely regarded as one of the most influential and iconic video games of all time, credited with popularizing the fighting game genre and shaping the arcade scene of th...
mortalkombat1-3

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.
sword-of-honour-03

Sword of Honour

DOS19933.8/5 Dynafield Systems International
mortalkombat2-4

Mortal Kombat 2

DOS1994protected4/5 Midway Manufacturing Company