Abandonware DOS title

The best abandonware adventure games

Adventure games focus on cracking enigmas and exploring and contemplating the game world in a narrative-driven scenario. In order to progress within the story arc, the player has to interact with different items, the environment itself, and other non-playing characters (NPC in short).

Recently added and trending adventure games

The Orion Conspiracy
Rome: Pathway to Power

Adventure games

  • elvira-2-jaws-of-cerberus-05
    DOS19914.1/5 Horror Soft

    Elvira 2: The Jaws of Cerberus is an abandoned horror adventure/RPG hybrid game with elements of dark fantasy, developed by Horror Soft and published by Accolade for DOS in 1991. Elvira 2: The Jaws of Cerberus is also part of the Elvira series of games, each of one based on the popular movie/TV personality Elvira.

  • sorcerer-1
    DOS19844.1/5 Infocom
  • colonelbequest-3
    DOS1989protected4.1/5 Sierra On-Line

    Laura Bow: The Colonel's Bequest is adventure game designed by Roberta Williams, developed and released by Sierra On-Line in 1989 for DOS. The titular character is one of the lesser known of Sierra On-Line but she got its own sequel in 1989 called Laura Bow 2: The Dagger of Amon Ra.

  • pandora-directive-04
    Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac1996protected4.1/5 Access Software

    Tex Murphy: The Pandora Directive is the sequel to Under a Killing Moon and the 4th game in the Tex Murphy series. The Pandora Directive is a first-person 3D adventure game set in a dark sci-fi version of the U.S.A., more specifically in a futuristic San Francisco. The Pandora Directive was developed by Access Software and released in 1996 for...

  • innocentcaught-1
    DOS19934.1/5 Divide by zero
  • deja-vu-1-4
    DOS19874.1/5 ICOM Simulations
  • kgb-2
    DOS19924.1/5 Cryo Interactive Entertainment
  • shannara-09
    DOS1995protected4.1/5 Legend Entertainment
  • daytentacle-3
    DOS1993protected4.1/5 LucasArts
  • ihnom-4
    DOS1995protected4.1/5 The Dreamers Guild
  • sanitarium-04
    Windows XP/98/951998protected4.1/5 DreamForge Intertainment
  • 11th-hour-07
    Windows XP/98/951995protected4.1/5 Trilobyte
  • policequest3-3
    DOS1991protected4.1/5 Sierra On-Line
  • the-third-courier-5
    DOS19894.1/5 Manley Associates

    The Third Courier is an abandoned (atypical) adventure / role playing game set in Berlin during the cold war era and, of course, it's a spy game. The Third Courier was developed by Manley Associates and released by Accolade in 1989 for DOS, but it was also published for Amiga, Apple IIgs, Atari ST platforms.

  • simonsorcerer-5
    DOSWindows XP/98/95Mac1993protected4.1/5 Adventure Soft

    Simon the Sorcerer is adventure game designed by Simon Woodroffe, developed and published by Adventure Soft and released in 1993. Often overlooked, Simon The Sorcerer is one of the finest point & click adventure games ever designed for DOS. In an era dominated by LucasFilm Games (later renamed LucasArts) and Sierra, Adventure Soft (the guys beh...

  • arthur-excalibur-02
    DOS19894.1/5 Infocom
  • romepathway-4
    DOS19934.1/5 Millennium Interactive

    Rome: Pathway to Power (also known as Rome AD 92) is an abandoned isometric adventure game with strategy elements set in ancient Rome. Rome was developed by Millennium Interactive and released in 1993 for DOS and Amiga platforms.

  • codenameiceman-1
    DOS19894/5 Sierra On-Line
  • martianmemo-2
    DOS1991protected4/5 Access Software
  • jamesbondstealth-3
    DOS19904/5 Delphine software
  • lancelot-01
    DOS19884/5 Level 9 Computing
  • larry3-2
  • spellcasting201-splash
    DOS1991protected4/5 Legend Entertainment
  • magnetic-scrolls-collection-02
    DOS19914/5 Magnetic Scrolls

    Magnetic Scrolls was one of the finest developer companies dedicated to Interactive Fiction. The Magnetic Scrolls Collection is a trilogy of Magnenic Scrolls adventures remade using the Wonderland engine: Fish!, Corruption, The Guild of Thieves. The new window-based interface made text-adventuring easy even for gamers not used to a text-only interf...

  • wherespacecarmen-8
  • willybeamish-2
    DOS19914/5 Dynamix
  • peppers-adventures-in-time-2
    DOS19934/5 Sierra On-Line
  • startrekkobayashi-1
    DOS19854/5 Micromosaics
  • eagleeyemystlondon-4
    DOS19944/5 Stormfront Studios
  • follow-the-reader-02
    DOS19924/5 Disney Software