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Space Rogue: a new game in my collection

It's been a while since I hunted down and acquired an original boxed game. I followed eBay auctions on and off for some months until my birthday...
Space Rogue: a new game in my collection

What do you think about... Ultima 7 part 1: The Black Gate?

Have you ever played Ultima 7: The Black Gate? If you did, leave a comment and let us know what you think about it. Did you play for countless hours as I did?
What do you think about... Ultima 7 part 1: The Black Gate?

Play Qix online on AbandonwareDOS

Qix is a classic arcade games that every vintage game conoisseur should know. The original version hit the arcades in 1981 and was an instant success....
Play Qix online on AbandonwareDOS
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Abandonware DOS

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

Some features:

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

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Retro remakes Recent games Freeware games Windows abandonware

Latest PC abandonware and retro games added


Little Big Adventure

NOT abandonware for DOS
adventure - action adventure
Little Big Adventure protected

Aleshar World of Ice

abandonware for DOS
rpg - top-down perspective
Aleshar World of Ice abandonware

Icewind Dale 2

NOT abandonware for Windows
rpg - isometric perspective
Icewind Dale 2 protected


abandonware for DOS
shooter - run and gun
Alcatraz abandonware

Gal Pani X

freeware for Windows
arcade - Qix variants
Gal Pani X freeware

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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