Abandonware DOS title

The best turn based games

In direct contrast with real-time games, turn-based games gameplay is based on the players taking turns to do what needs to be done: move in a dungeon, play cards, attack enemy units.
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UnReal World v. 3.20

Windows XP/98/95Mac1992freeware4.1/5
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Phantasie 3: The Wrath of Nikademus

DOS19874.1/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
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Pool of Radiance

DOSMac1988protected4.1/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
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Railroad Tycoon Deluxe

DOS19934.1/5 MicroProse Software
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Balance of Power: The 1990 Edition

Windows 3.x1989freeware4.1/5 Mindscape
Balance of Power: The 1990 Edition is a geopolitical strategy game developed by Chris Crawford and released in 1985. It is considered a classic in the genre of political and strategic simulation games. The game is set during the height of the Cold War, specifically in 1986, and it allows players to step into the shoes of either the United Stat...
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Grandmaster Chess

DOS1992protected4.1/5 Capstone
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Hexxagon

DOS19934.1/5 Argo Games
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Forgotten Realms: Unlimited Adventures

DOSMac1993protected4.1/5 MicroMagic
After publishing a plethora of Gold Box titles, SSI decided to release a fantasy RPG based on the Forgotten Realms scenarios of Dungeons & Dragons where the player could create its own adventures. Forgotten Realms Unlimited Adventures (FRUA) is the ultimate Gold Box RPG and received praise from everyone who played it. If you loved Dark Knights ...
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Battle Isle 2200

DOS1994protected4.1/5 Blue Byte Software
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Treasures of the Savage Frontier

DOS1992protected4.1/5 Stormfront Studios
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Railroad Tycoon

DOSMac1990freeware4.1/5 MicroProse Software
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Conflict

DOS19904.1/5 Mastertronic
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Nuclear War

DOS19894.1/5 New World Computing
Nuclear War is an abandoned turn-based strategy game designed by Eric Hyman and Jon Van Caneghem. Nuclear War was developed and released by New World Computing in 1989 for Amiga and, later, for DOS, and it's loosely based on a card game of the same name. Nuclear War took a satirical approach to the grim possibility of a global nuclear war and succe...
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Van Buren (Fallout 3)

Windows XP/98/952003canceleddemo4.1/5 Black Isle Studios
Van Buren was a science fiction post-apocalyptic RPG being developed by Black Isle Studios and never published. Van Buren was the direct sequel to Fallout 2, part of the Fallout franchise. Van Buren was canceled in 2003.
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Ragnarok

DOS1993freeware4.1/5 Gray Design Associates
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Conquest of Japan

DOS19924.1/5 Impressions Games
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The Grandest Fleet

DOS19944.1/5 Quantum quality productions
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Gateway to the Savage Frontier

DOS1991protected4.1/5 Stormfront Studios
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Shard of Spring

DOS1987protected4.1/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
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WinRisk

Windows 3.x19924.1/5
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Merchant Prince

DOS19934.1/5 Holistic Design
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Galaxy

DOS19814.1/5 Microcomputer Games Inc.
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Late Night Sexy TV Show

DOS1994NSFW4.1/5 Dynabyte
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Circuit's Edge

DOS19904.1/5 Westwood Studios
Circuit's Edge is a single-player science fiction blend of adventure game and RPG, developed by Westwood Studios and released by Infocom in 1990. Circuit's Edge is based on George Alec Effinger's cyberpunk novel "When Gravity Fails".
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Checkers for Windows

Windows 3.x19974.1/5
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The Great War: 1914 - 1918

DOS1993protected4.1/5 Blue Byte Software
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Bundesliga Manager Professional

DOS19914.1/5 Kron Simulation Software
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Scorched Earth

DOS1991protected4.1/5
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Penthouse Hot Numbers

DOS1993NSFW4.1/5 reLINE Software