DOS Games Archive

Shaw's Nightmare

Game information

Category: First-Person Shooter
Year: 2013
More details: MobyGames
Game added by: MrFlibble
Violence: !This game includes violence
Part of group:
DOSBox: Supported

Download from this site

File File type File size
includes installer
executable: install.bat
1,733 kB
(1.69 MB)
executable: sn.exe
22,005 kB
(21.49 MB)


DOSBox needs to be configured to use at least 24 MiB of RAM to run this game.


  • Title screen (image by MrFlibble)
  • An encounter with a Former Scout Boy in the Storage Facility level (image by MrFlibble)
  • Some goodies are hidden inside pillars near the start of Episode 1 (image by MrFlibble)
  • A Former Sout Leader (image by MrFlibble)
  • Former Scout Boys guarding a key (image by MrFlibble)
  • This room's layout is a reference to the first level of DOOM (image by MrFlibble)
  • Overhead map view (image by MrFlibble)
  • A bunch of Former Scouts guarding some stuff (image by MrFlibble)
  • Using the Rapid Catapult against a Spider Cat (image by MrFlibble)

Description (by MrFlibble)

Shaw is a boy who fell asleep and found himself in a nightmare. To find his way out, he needs to explore a bizarre world filled with all sorts of weird and unfriendly creatures.

Shaw's Nightmare is a first-person shooter game inspired by DOOM and other classic titles in the genre. It runs on Ken Silverman's Build engine which also powers such games as Duke Nukem 3D and Shadow Warrior.

Cheats (by Mickey Productions)

During play, just type the codes within the keyboard. You do not need to press ENTER after the code.

Code            Effect
---- ------
MMFRANK Undead mode
MMRING Invisibility
MMORB Invulnerability
MMSUIT Lavaproof Suit
MMWARP Warp to another level
MMSTAN Kerzerk mode
MMETWALK No clipping mode (you can walk through walls)
MMETDIE Kill yourself
MMJERICHO No weapons, no armor, 1 health.
MMCOORDS Shows your coordinates
MMTINA All weapons & full ammo (with infinte ammo)
MMWEAPONS All weapons & full ammo
MMBOOST 200 health
MMSWEATER 200 armor
MMKEYS All keys



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Game screenshot

Shaw's Nightmare



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