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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Marshmallow Duel

Views: 10,6521996Full 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: 8,1152000FreewareAction 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: 7,3201990SharewareAction 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: 9,4001988FreewareAction 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: 8,4761991SharewareAction 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

Memory Hog Hunter

Views: 8431988FreewareAction Jim BodioIntel Corporation
Back in the late 80's Intel Corporation created their "Above the Board" solution to the 640k conventional memory limit … VIEW

Meteor

Views: 10,9222001FreewareAction James Bunting
The oddly named Meteor is a really great action/adventure game. As a soldier, you must complete various missions. There … VIEW

Mindcube

Views: 7,1101990SharewareAction Soleau Software
Mindcube is an action / puzzle game from Soleau Software, which is famous for its puzzle games, although this particular … VIEW

Mine Bombers

Views: 10,3251996FreewareAction Skitso Productions
Mine Bombers is a takeoff of the popular "Bomberman" type game, where the object is to run around a playing field … VIEW

Minelayer

Views: 4,8501991SharewareAction Carr Software
Minelayer is a strange game that at first appears to be a prototype to Carr Software's more well-known Islands of Danger … VIEW

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