Stargunner

No gamepads detected. Plug in and press a button to use it.
Rate it: 

Press Keyboard right side: Alt+Enter keys to switch to full screen game play, and Alt+Enter keys to return.

How to play: 

You may may have to mess around with the cycles using ctrl+11 ctrl+12, Each game uses different controls, most DOS games use the keyboard arrows. Some will use the mouse.

Description: 

Stargunner is a horizontal scrolling shooter computer game developed by Apogee Software. It was released on November 19, 1996, and it has the distinction of being the last title sold under the Apogee brand name.
Stargunner was one of the first shoot-em-up games to use pre-rendered 3D graphics, which made it one of the most beautiful and detailed scrolling shooters of its time. Pre-rendered 3D graphics were also used in Donkey Kong Country and Killer Instinct.

Its three registered episodes each followed a specific setting with complementary enemies (space, land, and underwater); the introductory (shareware) episode providing a sampling from all three themes.

However, Stargunner received criticism for retaining the credit system of Raptor: Call of the Shadows, with little emphasis on power-ups. Many fans were disappointed that Stargunner did not adopt the innovations that Tyrian introduced a year earlier, although Stargunner was considered "more serious" and highly polished by comparison. Lastly, Stargunner lacked multiplayer.

On June 22, 2005, Stargunner was released as freeware.

Cheats/Hints/Walkthroughs: 

No posted cheats for this game yet.

Platform: 
DOS
Game year: 
1996
Publisher: 
Apogee Software, Ltd.
Stargunner - Cover Art DOS

Random selection of games and software.

SEGA Master System 1989
DOS 1995
DOS 1995
DOS 1995
DOS 1991
DOS 1989
DOS 1990
DOS 1991