Abandonware DOS title

Run and gun shooters sorted by release date

Run and gun games - sometimes called scrolling shooters - are a mix of platform games and shoot 'em ups. The player is in control of a character - usually a soldier loaded with guns - who walks and shoots in real gravity environments. Contra, Rambo 3, Alien Breed are three of the most popular run and gun games.

Most popular run and gun games

Mega Man X4
shooterWindows XP/98/95
Super Star Wars
shooterDOS
Robocop
shooterDOS
guerrilla-war-01

Guerrilla War

DOS19873.4/5 SNK Corporation
platoon-1

Platoon

DOS19873.6/5 Ocean Software
storm-1

Storm

DOS19872.5/5 Mastertronic
bionic-commando-06

Bionic Commando

DOS19883.3/5 Capcom
gameover-1

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.
ikari-warriors-2-03

Ikari Warriors 2: Victory Road

DOS19883.6/5 SNK Corporation
rambo3-1

Rambo 3

DOS19883.6/5 Ocean Software
alien-syndrome-07

Alien Syndrome

DOS19894.3/5 Sega
baal-04

Baal

DOS19892.9/5 Psygnosis
heavy-barrel-02

Heavy Barrel

DOS19893.4/5 Data East
iskib-03

Iskib

DOS19892.7/5
jackal-03

Jackal

DOS19894.1/5 Konami
obliterator-1

Obliterator

DOS19892.9/5 Psygnosis
robocop-2

Robocop

DOS19894/5 Data East
Robocop is an abandoned beat 'em up / run and gun shooter game developed and released by Data East in 1989 for a number of platforms, including DOS. Robocop is a conversion from an arcade game released by Data East in 1988 and it was based on the movie of the same name, Robocop, by Paul Verhoeven. Your goal is to get to the final boss by shoot...
rushattack-3

Rush'n Attack

DOS19893.9/5 Konami
the_untouchables-02

The Untouchables

DOS19894/5 Ocean Software
trantor-last-stormtrooper-01

Trantor: The Last Stormtrooper

DOS19893.1/5 Probe Entertainment
dick-tracy-04

Dick Tracy

DOS19903.3/5 Titus Interactive
gremlins-2-01

Gremlins 2: The New Batch

DOS19903.4/5 Elite Systems
megaman-1

Mega Man

DOS19903.9/5 Capcom
mystical-04

Mystical

DOS1990protected3.5/5 Infogrames
sirwood-1

Sirwood

DOS19903.3/5 Opera Soft
thexder2-03

Thexder 2: Firehawk

DOS19903.9/5 Game Arts
dukenukem3-3

Duke Nukem

DOS19914.1/5 Apogee Software
Duke Nukem 1 was released in 1991 by Apogee Software for MS-DOS, and it marked the beginning of the Duke Nukem franchise. Duke Nukem is a side-scrolling action platformer game with a sci-fi theme. In this original game, players control Duke Nukem, a muscular action hero tasked with saving the world from the evil Dr. Proton. Dr. Proton has taken con...
the-godfather-02

The Godfather

DOS19913.4/5 Creative Materials
alcatraz-03

Alcatraz

DOS19923.6/5 221B Software Development
electroman-02

Electroman

DOS1992freeware3.1/5 xLand Games
megaman3-08

Mega Man 3

DOS19924/5 Hi-Tech Expressions
super-star-wars-01

Super Star Wars

DOS19924.1/5 LucasArts
alienbreed-1

Alien Breed

DOS1993protected3.6/5 Team 17