Attack Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

Attack is a side scrolling shooter from the early 80's. The game puts you in control of a fighter plane that attacks enemies both in the air and on ground. The graphics are pretty simple, as is the color palate but it is some simple fun nonetheless.

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First Download The Free Game 

Choose from one of the following sites.

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Next Download & Install the Emulator Dosbox on Windows:

Go To: > Downloads Tab > Click the Windows version (Under the Dosbox category).

Dosbox homepage

Next: Run the downloaded installer file and install Dosbox on your hard drive in the directory C:\Games\Attack. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.


Next: Open the Games folder then the Attack folder within it. Locate and click on the Dosbox Options file.

Dosbox options

Now: Scroll to the section labeled [cpu]. Look for the line in this section, "cycles=auto". Change this to "cycles=690".

Finally: Scroll to the bottom. We are going to place some text below [autoexec]:

mount c c:\games\attack

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.

Now Lets Extract The Attack Free Game Download:

First: Right click on the Attack game file you downloaded to your hard drive and click on "Extract All".

Attack game download

Then: Click the "Next" button when the extractor launches. You will be asked where you would like to extract the Attack files, select "C:\Games\Attack". When you're done click "Extract" and the Attack files will begin to extract.

Zip program

Play Time!:

Attack game

Double click on the Dosbox program in the Attack folder and the game Attack will launch, enjoy!

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