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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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Deep II: The Center of the Earth

Views: 4,7241993FreewareAction ALO-Soft
Deep II is a "falling down a pit" (pitfall) type game. The object is to maneuver around the obstacles while collecting … VIEW

Dentureman

Views: 4,3611997SharewareAction Nissen Ventures
DentureMan is a strange clone/reworking of the classic Pacman dot-eating game. The playing field scrolls as you … VIEW
Tags: pacman  clone  action

Desert Storm Command

Views: 6,4931994SharewareAction Pod BayMVP Software
Desert Storm Command is actually like two different games in one. Or maybe one game with two different modes. You are … VIEW

Diggory

Views: 3,8011990FreewareAction Jim Scarlett
Diggory is a somewhat unique and innovative yet infuriating arcade game where the object is to collect mushrooms and … VIEW
Tags: cga  difficult  action

Dodgem

Views: 3,7191991SharewareAction BOCC Software
Dodgem is a simple 3D-ish game which may have been influenced by games like 3D Worldrunner or Space Harrier, though it … VIEW
Tags: action  3d  collecting

Drilling Billy

Views: 7,4791997DemoAction Northwind Software
Drilling Billy (aka "The Worlds of Billy") is a Lode Runner style single-screen platforming game where the goal is to … VIEW

Dschump!

Views: 4,3711993SharewareAction Peter HinzHomebrew Software
Dschump (according to the docs, it's pronounced "jump" and is sometimes simply referred to as Jump?) is an interesting … VIEW

Duck Hunt

Views: 5,6791993FreewareAction ALO-Soft
First I have to note that NO, this is not a clone or remake of the classic NES Zapper-based game with the annoying dog … VIEW

Duel

Views: 3,5441995SharewareAction Matt Ebel
Duel is a two-player deathmatch game done in high-res text mode. One of its big features is a built-in editor which … VIEW

Dueling Dragons

Views: 3161989SharewareAction Christopher G. Gunn
Dueling Dragons is a Snake / Nibbles / Tron variant where the object is to outlast your opponent and make them run into … VIEW
Tags: action  snake  nibbles  ega

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