You have been locked in a prison where illegal genetic experiments have been going on. The scientist figure out how to genetically make anyone go into a rage. They call it the Abuse virus. It has gotten loose and spread through out the entire prison. You have to fight your way through all the mutated and enraged enemies and make sure this doesn't leave the prison.

Review RSS Feed cyberkiller40 says
9 cyberkiller40

Dec 15th, 2011 4 people agree 0 people don't

This is a great game, period. It was awesome when it came out in 1997, it is still awesome today.

Think of an sci-fi fps game with aliens, now put it into 2 dimensions - boom, you got Abuse. This is not a platformer in a traditional sense as it may seem from the screenshots, this is mainly a shooter.

The skill level is rather high compared with todays games, nevertheless it's loads of fun for a seasoned gamer.

acsemraua16 says
9 acsemraua16

Dec 14th, 2012 1 person agrees 0 people don't

This game is great! Considering it's free, fun, and an arcade shooter, it's probably one of my favorite games on Desura. The first couple of enemies look like the Aliens too.

naviabbot says
9 naviabbot

Jun 29th, 2013 0 people agree 0 people don't

Abuse is literally Dead Space Zero. Both CrackDotCome and EA nead to take a bow for this monstrosity of a cult classic that ANYONE can acquire.

Geubi says
9 Geubi

Feb 25th, 2013 0 people agree 0 people don't

Great Game. Love the horror and thriller design. Great difficulty very challenging and also great level design.
Hope to see more games, sure they will be great.

oogla says
9 oogla

Feb 18th, 2013 0 people agree 0 people don't

Such a great game. Sure it's been around for a while (and free for some time too), but the Desura client makes this so easy to install and run. What's not to like? It's free and it's awesome. Download it now!

caisar says
9 caisar

Dec 2nd, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

amazing classic games

pysiu says
9 pysiu

Nov 3rd, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

One of the best of it`s time.

It`s actually not a platformer, rather run/jump shooter with a little bit of puzzles :)

Don`t forget to play with Dosbox settings to improve the graphic abit (dosbox.conf file in your Abuse directory)

MayhemEverfree says
9 MayhemEverfree

Oct 17th, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

A nice game to spend the time meanwhile i'm downloading stuf XD

metatoaster says
9 metatoaster

Mar 31st, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

Awesome platformer with great atmosphere. To my knowledge, the first one to allow you to aim with the mouse while moving with the keyboard. Only thing I don't like in it are the jumping controls.

badhero says
9 badhero

Jan 19th, 2012 0 people agree 0 people don't

it could shock you.

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