Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle

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Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle

DOS - 1991

Alt names Commander Keen IV, Commander Keen IV: The Secret of the Oracle, Commander Keen in ... "Goodbye, Galaxy!": Keen Episode Four - Secret of the Oracle
Year 1991
Platform DOS
Released in United States (1991)
United States (1992)
United States (1993)
Genre Action
Theme Platform, Sci-Fi / Futuristic
Publisher Apogee Software, Ltd., CrystalVision Brand Software, Micro Star Software
Developer id Software, Inc.
Perspectives 2D scrolling, Side view, Diagonal-down
Dosbox support Fully supported on current version
4.71 / 5 - 244 votes

Download extras files
Patch and demo available

Description of Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle

Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle (aka Commander Keen IV, Commander Keen in ... "Goodbye, Galaxy!": Keen Episode Four - Secret of the Oracle) is a video game published in 1991 on DOS by Apogee Software, Ltd., CrystalVision Brand Software, Micro Star Software. It's an action game, set in a sci-fi / futuristic and platform themes.

Can be bought online at 3D Realms.

Lots of resources for the Keen series can be found on Beyond the Pogo.

External links

Captures and Snapshots

Comments and reviews

nerrb 2019-11-12 1 point

What are the patches for? I've downloaded the game on Steam and everything seems fine so far.

Bhuvi 2017-06-30 0 point

i love lot .....

orne 2017-03-01 -1 point

me gusta el juego del keen 4 es re bueno

higherarch 2016-10-23 0 point

install dosbox software and drag the exe into the dosbox exe . It will run trust me.

Eevee Peridot 2016-04-20 -1 point

How do I make this thing wok on my laptop?

becca 2016-03-02 0 point

apparently it doesn't work on laptops?:S

huh? 2016-02-26 -1 point

Any one know how I can get the sound to work???

Mark 2015-09-14 3 points

1 extract keen to c:\games. 2 Download dosbox. 3 Copy dosbox exe file. 4 Paste shortcut to desktop. 4 Right click on shortcut click properties, add this exactly to target -c "mount k c:\games\comman~1" -c "k:" -c "keen4e.exe"

zahra zarin 2015-07-07 -3 points DOS version

oooooh my pc says "this system does not support the full screen mode" what shpuld I do nooooooow? I want to play this gae pls heeeeelp me!

betty 2015-06-17 -1 point DOS version

Io ricordo di aver passato i miei 6/7/8 anni a giocare ininterrottamente a questo gioco. Con un Windows 3.1 :) andavo pazza x la grotta del ghiaccio...bellissimo ricordo!!

gamer 2014-08-23 -1 point DOS version

Woow good old times...I could never finish the game though, for some reason I was just wandering around the map in the end :)

Kaleo62 2014-05-02 0 point DOS version

Thirsty of shikady cola ... want to find my way back to the lost pyramid!

king 2014-04-21 -1 point DOS version

Good game

fishnchips 2014-04-01 0 point DOS version

Loved this game when it first came out. It still plays well now. Great game!

sukki 2014-03-28 0 point DOS version

its my favourite in childhood....

aditi 2014-03-26 2 points DOS version

how can i play or download this game?????
plzz help

NukemBlaze 2014-02-12 1 point DOS version

Best Jump 'n' Run Game of all times!

papakis 2014-01-23 1 point DOS version


fractalLife 2013-10-03 1 point DOS version

Dockboy - that was the CGA version, or it was using a CGA video card. I have no idea why anyone thought CGA was a good idea ...

LKdice 2013-06-11 1 point DOS version

i remmeber when i was 7 or 6 and played this on a ms dos pc with windos 95 or xp

pghysics 2013-05-18 0 point DOS version


luna zharick 2013-04-15 0 point DOS version

quiero jugar comannder keen4

Vaakomanger 2012-11-29 0 point DOS version

I was 6 yo when I have seen this game for the first time , that was awesome for a kid like me

Dockboy 2012-10-09 0 point DOS version

I never realised until now that there was an issue with this game when I played it as a kid. The game would render in pink and purple tones. I never knew it was in full colour.

tforsaken 2012-07-31 0 point DOS version

the best keen ever

metis 2012-05-30 0 point DOS version

the game of my youth ... the best

taufan99 2011-09-19 0 point DOS version

cool game! thanks myabandonware!

Eric, The Panda 2011-08-20 0 point DOS version

Just one thing: I LOVE KEEN!!

doctortroy 2011-01-22 0 point DOS version

thanks guys, after 20 years I can finish playing

lopieloo 2009-05-30 0 point DOS version

"the second dumbest creature in the universe."
...Best game EVER!

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Game Extras and Resources

Some of these file may not be included in the game stores. For Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle, we have the following files:

PatchPatch 1.4 English version 579 KB (DOS) PatchPatch 1.4 CGA version English version 479 KB (DOS) DemoEnglish version 547 KB (DOS)

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