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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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Boom Master

Views: 2,9881998SharewareAction Glasik Software
Played Bomberman? You probably have, and if so, you'll know what to expect from Boom Master. It's another very playable … VIEW

Bouncing Babies

Views: 1,7941984FreewareAction Dave Baskin
Bouncing Babies is something of a classic PC game. Not necessarily because it's fun to play, more just because it's old. … VIEW
Tags: action  babies  cga

Brudal Baddle

Views: 1,4771994SharewareAction Sandbird Software
Mortal Kombat was a tremendously popular game, and spawned numerous copycat games. Brudal Battle (full title "Brudal … VIEW

C-Dogs

Views: 2,5262000FreewareAction Ronny Wester
The sequel to Cyberdogs (below), C-Dogs improves the original Cyberdogs gameplay formula. The game involves you taking … VIEW

Cannon Fodder

Cannon Fodder is an action-oriented strategy game where you control a team of up to six soldiers on various missions. … VIEW

Captain Eric

Views: 1,6411992SharewareAction PC Solutions
Captain Eric is a vaguely Gauntlet-like game that involves avoiding or shooting enemies ("aliens"), collecting powerups, … VIEW
Tags: action  maze  gauntlet  ega

Carmageddon

This demo version of the formerly popular car racing / gore game give you a taste of what the full game had to offer; … VIEW
Tags: action  driving  cars  violent  3d

Catacomb

Views: 1,8211990DemoAction Softdisk Publishing
Before the Catacomb series went 3D, it started as a 2D action / maze / Gauntlet-like game. Similarly to how Wolfenstein … VIEW
Tags: action  maze  gauntlet  ega

Catacombs of Nemon, The

Views: 2,7031983FreewareAction Ron Dubren Associates
The Catacombs of Nemon is not an RPG/adventure game, as you might assume from its name. In fact in this game you play as … VIEW

Colossal Cave Adventure

Views: 2,2821990Public DomainAction Kevin Black
This is a bit before my time ... however, it's worth playing at least once, just to see one of the first text adventure … VIEW

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