Dangerous Dave in the Deserted Pirate's Hideout!

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Dangerous Dave in the Deserted Pirate's Hideout!

DOS - 1990

Also released on: Apple II

Alt names Dangerous Dave in Trophy Trouble, Dangerous Dave
Year 1990
Platform DOS
Released in United States
Genre Action
Theme Platform, Puzzle elements
Publisher Softdisk Publishing
Perspectives Side view, Fixed / Flip-screen
Dosbox support Fully supported on current version
4.5 / 5 - 93 votes

Description of Dangerous Dave in the Deserted Pirate's Hideout!

One of John Romero's earliest games before he became world-famous as one of id Software legends, Dangerous Dave is a fun platformer similar to Super Mario.

You are Dangerous Dave, a little precocious kid who must find ten skateboarding trophies that your nemesis Clyde Cooper hid in a pirate's hideout. Gameplay in Dangerous Dave is nothing you haven't seen if you have played other platform games. What makes the game memorable and a lot of fun, however, are the many cool secret levels and the great sense of humor. Your enemies include creative monsters with names like WeirdWeeds, FearsomeFire, and WickedWater, all of which have unique attacks and characteristics. Level designs are excellent, showing much of Romero's knack that would become a hallmark in id Software games.

With a lot of secret levels, humorous monsters and gags, and simple but fun gameplay, Dangerous Dave is a solid shareware game that paves the way for id blockbusters.

Review By HOTUD

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Comments and reviews

adham 2018-07-31 0 point DOS version

my childhood game i remember when i used to sit in the computer room we had and play time was very limted i used to play this game with my dad i was like 6 or 7 we made it to level 3 or 4 i guess haha i only remembered a jetpack and the theme typed very basic stuff but the all mighty internet did its magic.

Space Man 100789 2018-01-04 0 point

Great Game John Romero Influenced By Super Mario Bros To Make This Awesome game! Guys U Should try The second Dave game! That game was awesome!!!!!!!

youna770 2017-12-30 0 point

Wow... I’ve never known the title until today. If I knew, I could avoid some guys named Dave. I liked this one a lot. I mean, the game of course. Lol. Great game.

h4nek 2015-05-26 3 points DOS version

It is not included in the Dave pack on GOG, just so you know..

kush-kush 2015-03-11 2 points DOS version

look her for How to run dave in WIN7 64bit :

Bbulle 2015-02-17 0 point DOS version

I love the pc-speaker sound of this game!!!

Alecita 2014-09-12 1 point DOS version

I've been looking this game for years! and finally i found it!!

shweta 2013-04-22 -1 point DOS version

i downloaded dis game bt its nt wrking? my lappy doesn't hv ny problem ......................plzz hlp me i realyy wanna play ds game

mak 2012-06-03 0 point DOS version

dave game very nice game

RAHUL 2012-01-18 -1 point DOS version

I click on download option but it open same page

R.Pranav Ram 2011-01-30 0 point DOS version

I Want to play Dave game now!

lavi 2011-01-13 -1 point DOS version

i need to downlold but cant ,after downlodin its not running.help me out plsssssssssssssssssssss

pranju 2010-12-22 -1 point DOS version

i want to download this game on my comp but npt from win zip but microsoft this programme doesnt run

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Dangerous Dave in the Deserted Pirate's Hideout! was also released on the following systems:

Apple II

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