Elite is back, and it's more dangerous than ever

I'm sure I'm not the only one here to love space simulation games. I admit I didn't play the original Elite a lot... but I...
Elite is back, and it's more dangerous than ever

GOG Winter Sale!

Winter sale, winter sale, winter winter sale! (try singing this on the notes of Jingle Bells).As you probably deducted from the previous sentence,...
GOG Winter Sale!

Spotlight: Interactive Fiction

Interactive Fiction, or 'text adventures' is one of the oldest adventure genres around. The first interactive fiction game, called simply...
Spotlight: Interactive Fiction

Abandonware DOS is a DOS (and Windows) old PC games database constantly updated by only one person.

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  • browse by genre, title, year, keyword, etc.
  • lots of screenshots and videos
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  • every game has been tested

Once in a while I add a recent game with a strong retro flavor (sorry, no download in that case). That's all, enjoy!

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Latest abandonware PC retro games added


Fire and Forget

abandonware for DOS
racing - vehicular combat
Fire and Forget abandonware

Freddy Pharkas: Frontier Pharmacist

abandonware for DOS
adventure - point & click
Freddy Pharkas: Frontier Pharmacist abandonware

Doomdark's Revenge

NOT abandonware for DOS
rpg - other RPGs
Doomdark's Revenge protected


abandonware for DOS
action - other action games
Colorado abandonware

ICON: Quest for the Ring

abandonware for DOS
rpg - action RPG
ICON: Quest for the Ring abandonware

Legend of Grimrock

recent retro game for Windows
rpg - first person perspective
Legend of Grimrock recent retro game
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The games listed on this site are no longer supported by anyone we know of.
If you find that a game is still on sale or protected, please let us know and we will 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 Civilization, Ultima, or Duke Nukem. Here we are now, aged, ready to pay tribute to all those wonderful DOS games.

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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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