Abandonware DOS now shows the awards of games which won official competitions or were selected for an hall of fame or a top 100.
Better and better
Abandonware DOS design gets better. Small changes make the user experience friendlier: the search box in the header, developers and publishers lists separated and, last but not least, a small humble poll right here on the homepage.
The "my collection
" section has been totally revamped. I decided to look for C64, Amiga and Atari ST games; sometimes the DOS version of some game is not so cheap...
Disney closed down LucasArts
It's a sad day. Disney closed LucasArts (former LucasFilm games). Star Wars games, Indiana Jones, Monkey Island... and Disney failed to achieve something with these franchises?
Steam kindly sent me 10 copies of DOTA 2 as a gift and I decided to give all of them away. Contact me on Steam
if you'd like to have one.
Street Rod Online
Prince of Wateria
I rarely do this, but I think this one deserves a mention. It's a fan modification of Prince of Persia made by... well, a guy named Norbert I think. Ladies and gentleman: Prince of Wateria
Defunct software houses
The THX closing down made me think to the software houses of the nineties now dead and almost forgotten: Datasoft, ICOM, Spyglass, Dreamforge. Do you remember them?
Games by keyword
The keyword search has been revamped. Follow the link "games by keyword
" to start browsing the games. New keywords: zombies, vampires, steampunk, setting: African, procedural generation, ninjas, formula 1.