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Dangerous Dave

Game information

Also known as:
  • Dangerous Dave in the Deserted Pirate's Hideout
Category: Platform
Year: 1990
More details: MobyGames
Part of group:
DOSBox: Supported (show details)
Rating: ***+

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219 kB
(0.21 MB)

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Dangerous Dave in the Haunted Mansion, Dangerous Dave's Risky Rescue, Dave Goez Nutz! and The Deserted Pirate's


Dangerous Dave was published by Softdisk on a Gamer's Edge Sampler Disk along with Catacomb by John Carmack. The entire disk is free to distribute as long as its contents are unaltered.


  • Dangerous Dave (image by MobyGames)
  • Dangerous Dave (image by MobyGames)
  • Dangerous Dave (image by MobyGames)
  • Dangerous Dave (image by MobyGames)
  • Dangerous Dave (image by MobyGames)

Description (by MrFlibble)

Dangerous Dave is a platform game written by John Romero. The objective of the game is to explore the deserted pirate's hideout where Dave's rival, Clyde Cooper, hid ten skateboarding trophies.

On his quest Dave will encounter various monsters, traps and other perils, as well as treasure, useful items and weapons.


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Dangerous Dave



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