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Category description: Action games focus on fast reflexes and eye-hand coordination. Since the earliest arcade games, video games have required expert timing, memorization, and quick player responses. In contrast to more cerebral text adventures or strategy games, action games get the heart pumping and the pulse racing.
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Kosmonaut

Views: 4,9191990FreewareAction BlueMoon Interactive
Kosmonaut is in some ways the prototype of a more advanced game, Skyroads. The title screen even seems to say "Skyroads" … VIEW

Liero

Views: 6,1701998FreewareAction Anssi Lipponen
In this game, you play a worm that's loaded up with some hefty ammunition! In this game which has obviously been heavily … VIEW
Tags: action  shooter  worms

Liquid War 5

Liquid War is a particle-physics-based "multiplayer wargame". In the game you control an "army of liquid" and your goal … VIEW

Llamatron 2112

Views: 5,4011992FreewareAction Llamasoft
A weird shooting game (a take-off of the old "Robotron" games) where you control and llama and you run around firing … VIEW

Marshmallow Duel

Views: 5,9801996Full versionAction Duncan Gill
Two-player combat action! However, it isn't combat in the usual 3D shooter sense. Here, your task is to push your … VIEW

Matter Blaster 2

Views: 5,0522000FreewareAction BenWare
Looking for a really crazy shooting/action game that doesn't make a lot of sense, but involves a lot of acton? Matter … VIEW

MaxMan

Views: 3,8091990SharewareAction Christopher G. Gunn
MaxMan is "slightly similar to PAC-MAN" says the included documentation, which is pretty accurate, since it's not really … VIEW

Maze Runner

Views: 5,2991988FreewareAction Apogee Software
Maze Runner is an action maze game (duh) where the object is to navigate your way to the exit. The trick is that you … VIEW

Megatron VGA

Views: 4,7541991SharewareAction Stanley Design Team
This was, at the time, one of the few modem-to-modem multiplayer games available. It's basically a simple maze game … VIEW
Tags: action  3d  mechs  modem

Meteor

Views: 6,1792001FreewareAction James Bunting
The oddly named Meteor is a really great action/adventure game. As a soldier, you must complete various missions. There … VIEW

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