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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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Pango

Views: 6,6051983FreewareAction Sheng-Chung LIU
This game is a PC version of the arcade classic game which is known in the arcade as "Pengo". In Pango the object is to … VIEW
Tags: action  classic  blocks  maze  cga

Paper Airplane

Views: 4,3001993SharewareAction Matt Bell
Paper Airplane is one of many games created using the GameMaker engine/GCS by Recreational Software Designs. This game … VIEW

Pea Shootin Pete

Views: 4,6461994SharewareAction Raoul SaidPack Media Company
If you've played Spitwad Willy, you've played Pea Shootin' Pete. While I'm not entirely sure about the history of this … VIEW
Tags: action  pang  shooter

Perestroika

Views: 5,3981990FreewareAction Locis
Also known as Toppler, this Russian made game (with text in Russian, but its not really necessary to play the game) was … VIEW

Pitfall

Views: 4,7001984FreewareAction Anonymous / Unknown
Pitfall is probably the original "falling down a well" game which likely inspired other similar games like Deep and … VIEW

Pizza Worm

Views: 5,3811997FreewareAction Zorlim Software
A "worm" style game similar to the QBasic classic "Nibbles". You play a worm who is in search of pizza. It plays much … VIEW

Plebs

Views: 3,3731999FreewareAction Duncan Scott
Plebs is a simple bouncing game, similar to the classic PC Booter game "Bouncing Babies." Here the object is to bounce … VIEW

Plebs (Ascii)

Views: 3,5051989FreewareAction Anonymous / Unknown
Plebs (with "(ASCII)" to differentiate it from the other game on DOSGames.com with the same name) is a strange text-mode … VIEW

Pray for Death

Pray for Death is a one-on-one fighting game which tries to transfer some of the excitement from arcade beat-em-ups like … VIEW

Prospector

Views: 4,7211991SharewareAction Lee Chapel
Prospector is a single-screen (non-scrolling) action game that combines elements of Donkey Kong and other games, perhaps … VIEW

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