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20 years ago in retro gaming: Earthworm Jim

Earthworm Jim is one of the best platform games ever released for PC back in the 90es by Activision. What makes Earthworm Jim a great...
20 years ago in retro gaming: Earthworm Jim

What do you think about... SimTower?

Have you ever played SimTower? If you did, leave a comment and let us know what you think about one of the lesser known Maxis management simulations....
What do you think about... SimTower?

Spotlight: Indiana Jones games

The popular archeologist and adventurer created by George Lucas was the star of four movies and the protagonist some of the best point and click...
Spotlight: Indiana Jones games

Abandonware DOS

AbandonwareDOS is a database of old computer games for DOS and Windows constantly updated by only one person.

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Latest PC abandonware and retro games added


Roller Coaster Tycoon 2

NOT abandonware for Windows
simulation - management simulation
Roller Coaster Tycoon 2 protected


abandonware for DOS
vehicle simulation - naval, submarine
Gunboat abandonware

Hidden Agenda

abandonware for DOS
simulation - political simulation
Hidden Agenda abandonware

Gunship 2000

abandonware for DOS
vehicle simulation - combat flight
Gunship 2000 abandonware


abandonware for DOS
shooter - first-person shooter (FPS)
CyClones abandonware

Abandonware or not?

The games listed on this site are no longer supported by anyone I know of.
If you find that a game is still on sale or protected, please let me know and I'll remove it from Abandonware DOS ASAP.

It's all about passion.

Where does the love for PC abandonware games comes from? Our childhood perhaps. What's left of that age? What do we miss so much? The hours spent playing at Ultima, or Duke Nukem. Here we are now, aged, ready to pay tribute to all those wonderful DOS games.

Abandonware sites

The web is full of abandonware sites, rings, blogs, forums and more. Abandonware DOS chose some retro gaming links which deserve to be mentioned.

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