Download B-1 Nuclear Bomber

More than 11500 old games to download for free!

B-1 Nuclear Bomber

DOS - 1983

Also available on: Apple II - Commodore 64 - VIC-20

Alt names
B-1 Nuclear Bomber Game, B1 Bomber Game, B-1 Bomber Game
Released in
United States
The Avalon Hill Game Company
Microcomputer Games, Inc.
4.17 / 5 - 12 votes

Description of B-1 Nuclear Bomber

One of Avalon Hill's earliest games for the PC, B-1 Nuclear Bomber is a simplistic wargame that lets you fly a B-1 bomber on a mission over the Soviet Union.

You must fly through stiff Russian defenses to the target city, bomb if and return home. Your computer controls the soviet MIG fighters and SAM's, and you must rely on electronic counter measures and self-defense missiles. Similar to other games of the era, B-1 Nuclear Bomber was coded entirely in BASIC. But unlike classic BASIC games such as Dan Bunten's amazing Cartel$ & Cutthroat$ that push the envelope of the language, B-1 Nuclear Bomber is one of the worst of the bunch.

As M. Evan Brooks observes in his synopsis, its play mechanics are embarrassing in the contemporary market; in fact, its play mechanics were embarrassing when it was initially released. A virtual X-Y axis game of nuclear "bombs bursting in air". Worth a look only if you are a nostalgic wargaming fan.

Review By HOTUD

Captures and Snapshots

Screenshots from

Comments and reviews

Jack19 2013-09-08 1 point DOS version

It's been 30 years since i played this game. Back in the day it was amazing.

PhucNgo 2013-01-14 0 point DOS version


Write a comment

Share your gamer memories, help others to run the game or comment anything you'd like. If you have trouble to run B-1 Nuclear Bomber, read the abandonware guide first!


Download B-1 Nuclear Bomber

We may have multiple downloads for few games when different versions are available. Also, we try to upload manuals and extra documentations when possible. If the manual is missing and you own the original manual, please contact us!

Just one click to download at full speed!

DOS version

Apple II version

Commodore 64 version

VIC-20 version

Similar games

Fellow retro gamers also downloaded these games:

Rebel 12 abandonware
DOS, Windows2004
Balance of Power: The 1990 Edition abandonware
Amiga, Windows 3.x, Mac, Apple IIgs1989

Terms About Contact Link to us FAQ Useful links Contribute Taking screenshots How to play

MyAbandonware utopiaweb