Another world online DOS game is a cinematic-platformer, action-adventure game, which is single-player and part of its homonymous franchise. In the game, the player assumes the role of the main character, Lester and follows his story. He is a young scientist who finds itself in an unknown alien world, because of one of his experiments gone wrong. In order to survive, he has to explore the new world and fight all the impervious hostilities that will come in his way. At the beginning the main character is unarmed, but later he can acquire a laser gun, that he can use to help him through its journey and kill his enemies. After many adventures and difficulties, he needs to find a way out to come back to his own world.