Download Beast

More than 10700 old games to download for free!

Beast

DOS - 1984

Year
Platform
DOS
Released in
United States
Genre
Action, Strategy
Theme
Survival Horror
Publisher
Dan Baker
Developer
Dan Baker
Perspective
Top-Down
Dosbox support
Fully supported on 0.63
4 / 5 - 7 votes

Description of Beast

In 1984, Dan Baker publishes Beast, a survival horror game for the DOS system. Offering action, strategy genre, it is now an abandonware.

Captures and Snapshots

Comments and reviews

Mew 2016-03-08 0 point

Is there another iteration of this game?? I played it on my Macintosh computer in the late 80s. The background was white, all items on the screen were black. The beasts were actual little ghost-like creatures, not ASCII text. I've never played this black-and-green version, but it's literally the exact same game.

anonymous 2015-01-10 -1 point DOS version

This didn't originate in 1984. I played an earlier version of this in high school 1980-81. No options, person was maybe an O, beast was maybe an asterisk. Could play with the source code in BASIC to change it a little. Perhaps the credited authors did this and marketed it, or perhaps they actually wrote the original, I dunno. But its at least 3 or 4 years older than 1984.

Terminal Crazy 2015-01-08 -1 point DOS version

@LARRY
You can adjust the speed on DOSBOX mate. Ctrl+Shift+F11 will lower the number of CPU cycles being emulated per tick. Most games from this time run best at around 300 cycles.

Larry 2014-08-07 0 point DOS version

This moves way too fast!! Back in the day it didn't move this fast. It is impossible to play.

Grotug 2008-05-03 -1 point DOS version

this is a great game! I love the PC speaker squish sound :D

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 Beast, read the abandonware guide first!

 

Download Beast

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

DownloadGerman version 8 KiB DownloadEnglish version 7 KiB

Similar games

Fellow retro gamers also downloaded these games:

Alone in the Dark 2 abandonware
DOS, Mac, PC-981994
Zombi abandonware
DOS, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, C64, ZX Spectrum1990

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

MyAbandonware utopiaweb