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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Need For Slowness, The

Views: 7011997SharewareAction Psycho Ward Productions
The Need for Slowness is a text-mode falling-down-the-well type game where your only goal is to avoid hitting the walls. … VIEW

Nibbler

Views: 7,5952003FreewareAction Chris Allen
Nibbler is a variation of the popular Nibbles/Snake game where the object is to eat items to make your snake grow while … VIEW
Tags: snake  action  nibbles  tron

Nicolausi

Views: 6,2201996Shareware (Full version available)Action TOM Productions
Santa is in trouble! He's lost his presents, and his list telling him which presents go to which house! So he must … VIEW

Night Raid

Views: 8,4041993SharewareAction Argo GamesSoftware Creations
Similar to Ack-Ack Attack, but with a bit more polish. From the publishers of the excellent Hexxagon game comes this one … VIEW

Ninja Blitz

Views: 4,6152020FreewareAction Tomaes
Ninja Blitz is a simple action game, which is a variation on the VIC-20 game Blitz from 1981. In this text-mode game the … VIEW

Nogginnockers 2

Views: 7,3141996FreewareAction Bloodlust Software
Bloodlust Software is probably most often remembered for their unfortunately named yet incredibly historically important … VIEW

One Must Fall 2097

Views: 16,8331994Full versionAction Diversions EntertainmentEpic Megagames
One Must Fall 2097 is a futuristic one-on-one fighting game in the style of other popular fighting games of the time … VIEW

Operation Carnage

Views: 8,4001996Full versionAction Midnight SynergyBeaucomm Interactive
Operation Carnage (originally a shareware title but now released by its developer for free) is a Smash TV inspired arena … VIEW

Orb Wars

Views: 1,6951997SharewareAction Simo Savolainen
Orb Wars is a two-player deathmatch game where you fly around your "orbs" and blast each-other until one of you dies. … VIEW

Outlaw 97

Views: 7,1611994SharewareAction Sandbird Software
Outlaw 97 is a visually-upgraded remake of the Atari 2600 game "Outlaw". Two players choose their fighters from a Street … VIEW

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