The Pawn is an old DOS fantasy interactive fiction with graphics adventure game developed by Magnetic Scrolls in 1986 from an original idea by Robert Steggles. The Pawn can be enjoyed in single player mode from a 1st person, 2D perspective. It's available for download.
Downloads for The Pawn
Screenshots were taken by Abandonware DOS.
YouTube video courtesy of Squakenet.com.
players: single player
distribution: 5,25 floppy disk
graphics: 80 columns text, EGA
Abandonware DOS popularity: low
- #1 - 24.06.2015 00:00 MEWhy is there no android interpreter for these games? Legal issues? Lack of interest? Have a lot of these games and played them on the PC, but you can't carry a desktop PC around like a tablet!
- #2 - 05.07.2016 06:30 YOUIt seems like an Android port of DOSBox would meet your request. A quick search just turned up quite a few folk who have written their own ports of DOSBox for Android. It looks like DOSBox Turbo is one of the more popular ones, but I've never actually used any of them.
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