More than 29300 old games to download for free!


DOS - 1996

Also available on: Windows - Mac

Alt name The Adrenalin(e) Factor
Year 1996
Platform DOS
Released in United States
Genre Action
Theme BattleMech, Sci-Fi / Futuristic, Shooter
Publisher GT Interactive Software Corp.
Developer Mirage Technologies (Multimedia) Ltd.
Perspectives Isometric, Diagonal-down
Dosbox support Runnable on 0.63
4.68 / 5 - 28 votes

Description of Bedlam

In 1996, GT Interactive Software Corp. publishes Bedlam on DOS. Also published on Windows and Mac, this action game is abandonware and is set in a battlemech, sci-fi / futuristic and shooter themes.

External links

How to play Bedlam

DosBox .74 had trouble with default DosBox cycles=auto setting, freezing up, so use a front end or edit the dosbox.conf file to set the cpu cycles to a large value and tweak to the performance you need: [cpu] cycles=40000

Captures and Snapshots

Comments and reviews

Bedbugs 2024-01-08 0 point Windows version

Anyone know of a level guide/walkthrough? I'm stuck on one mission in the Industrial Zone (Zone 3 or C?). It's the mission with the nuclear silos and the hidden portal that leads to an enclosed area with a chaos powerup. One of the blue buttons for raising a platform does not appear to work. I've replayed multiple times and blown up the section with hades bombs to try to uncover hidden paths.

pmatlist 2022-12-11 1 point DOS version

Running it on SteamDeck and DosBox pure via emudeck and emulation station. Cinematics off to get rid of missing file error. Only problem is no sound. Tried microsoft sound system, no luck. Tried soundblaster compatible but no menu shows up then. Anyone know how to fix audio?

Trusteft 2022-07-26 1 point


I don't know for sure, but try playing with the mouse polling rate.

Goutje 2022-04-15 2 points

My mouse is freezing in the menu and armory. Cannot do anything except press escape to go back to the main menu where the cursor will work again. Does anyone know how to fix it?

RLEE 2019-10-04 0 point


Spawnandjesus 2018-10-12 2 points

Found this at the thrift store back in high school 2003. lol

Gateway 2000:
Pentium II 400MHz

zdrapec 2015-09-10 3 points

About the missing .smk file. Turn off "cinematics" in setup menu.

Hakebha 2014-06-27 1 point DOS version

I tried installing it and running it, it says its missing a file...

Joe 2014-03-17 1 point DOS version

Found the manual:

Joe 2014-03-17 1 point DOS version

When using DOSBox to run this, do not leave the CPU cycles on Auto or it might get real slow or even freeze in the Armory screen. I set mine for 20k and it worked fine.

Is there a game manual for this anywhere?

indstr 2014-02-12 0 point DOS version

Kinda similar to Amok if I recall...

Bytesandwich 2013-05-22 2 points DOS version

I remember playing this on my 120MHz IBM Aptiva and I loved it!

Damic 2011-11-16 0 point DOS version

I played it on my first pc and it was sloow then (166mmx) Now I found the manual but didn't find the cd.

Thanks guys

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 Bedlam, read the abandonware guide first!


Download Bedlam

We may have multiple downloads for few games when different versions are available. Also, we try to upload manuals and extra documentation when possible. If you have additional files to contribute or have the game in another language, please contact us!

DOS Version

Windows Version

If you get error when you try to mount disc image - change file extensions of BIN/CUE files to MDS/MDF and try again

Game Extras

Various files to help you run Bedlam, apply patches, fixes, maps or miscellaneous utilities.

GuideInstallation guide English version 1 MB ModFull HD mod (allows to play game in 1080p resolution, works only with CD version) English version 193 KB

Mac Version

For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9

DownloadRip-version English version 90 MB DownloadCD version English version French version German version Italian version Spanish; Castilian version Dutch version 318 MB

Similar games

Fellow retro gamers also downloaded these games:

Hi-Res Adventure #2: The Wizard and the Princess abandonware
Hi-Res Adventure #2: The Wizard and the PrincessDOS, C64, Atari 8-bit, Apple II, FM-7, PC-881982
Bedlam 2: Absolute Bedlam abandonware
Bedlam 2: Absolute BedlamDOS1997
Computer Quarterback abandonware
Computer QuarterbackC64, Atari 8-bit, Apple II1984
Akalabeth: World of Doom abandonware
Akalabeth: World of DoomApple II1980
Madden NFL 2001 abandonware
Madden NFL 2001Win2000

Ad Consent Terms About Contact FAQ Useful links Contribute Taking screenshots How to play

MyAbandonware utopiaweb