Abandonware DOS title

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).

Jewels of Darkness

DOS19864.2/5 graphic adventure with text parser, interactive fiction


DOS19884/5 interactive fiction

Journey: The Quest Begins

DOS19894.2/5 interactive fiction


DOS19924.1/5 point and click adventure

King's Quest 1: Quest for the Crown

DOS19844.3/5 graphic adventure with text parser
King's Quest: Quest for the Crown is the first game in the popular series of King's Quest. Developed by Sierra On-line, King's Quest is an early adventure game (one of the first animated adventures), a step up from the classic graphical interactive fiction of the time. The player can use the keyword both to move the character around the game world ...

King's Quest 2: Romancing the Throne

DOS1985protected4/5 graphic adventure with text parser

King's Quest 3: To Heir is Human

DOSMac OS1986protected4.1/5 graphic adventure with text parser
King's Quest 3: To Heir is Human is a fantasy adventure game designed by Roberta Williams, developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1986 for DOS and for other platforms such as Apple 2, Amiga, Atari ST, Macintosh. King's Quest 3: To Heir is Human is also part of the King's quest series.

King's Quest 4: The Perils of Rosella

DOS1988protecteddemo3.8/5 point and click adventure
King's Quest IV: The Perils of Rosella is an adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1988. It is the fourth installment in the popular King's Quest series created by Roberta Williams. The game was originally released for MS-DOS and Apple II computers and later ported to other platforms.The story of King's Quest IV follows Prince...

King's Quest 5: Absence makes the heart go yonder

DOSWindows 3.x1990protected3.8/5 point and click adventure

King's Quest 6: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow

DOSWindows 3.x1992protected4.2/5 point and click adventure

King's Quest III Redux: To Heir is Human

WindowsMac OS2011freewareremake3.5/5 point and click adventure

Kingdom of Hamil

DOS19873/5 interactive fiction

Kingdom Without End

DOS2001freeware3/5 interactive fiction

Kingdom: The Far Reaches

Windows XP/98/95Mac OS1995protected3.9/5 point and click adventure

Knight orc

DOSMac OS19873.9/5 interactive fiction

Kobayashi Naru

DOS19873.4/5 point and click adventure

Kronolog: The Nazi Paradox

DOS19933.6/5 point and click adventure

L.A. Crackdown


LA Law: The Computer Game

DOS19924/5 interactive movie
LA Law: The Computer Game is an abandoned adventure game based on the popular TV series from the 80s and 90s. L.A. Law. LA Law was developed by Synergistic Software and released by Capstone in 1992. LA Law plays like a multiple choice adventure game where you have to build up cases and bring them to court.


DOS19884.1/5 interactive fiction

Lane Mastodon vs. the Blubbermen

DOS19884/5 visual novel, interactive fiction

Last Half of Darkness

DOS19893.9/5 point and click adventure

Laura Bow 2: The Dagger of Amon Ra

DOSWindows 3.x1992protecteddemo3.7/5 point and click adventure
Laura Bow 2: The Dagger of Amon Ra is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1992. The game is a sequel to The Colonel's Bequest and follows the adventures of the protagonist, Laura Bow, a young investigative journalist.In the game, the Dagger of Amon Ra is a valuable Egyptian artifact rumored to have mystical...

Leather Goddesses of Phobos

DOS19864.2/5 interactive fiction

Leather Goddesses of Phobos 2

DOS1992NSFW4/5 point and click adventure

Legend of Kyrandia

DOS19924.1/5 point and click adventure
The Legend of Kyrandia: Book One is the first installment in The Legend of Kyrandia series of point-and-click adventure games developed by Westwood Studios and released in 1992 for DOS, Amiga, Mac, etc.. The story revolves around Malcolm, who has seized power and turned Brandon's grandfather, Kallak, into stone. To save Kallak and the kingdom,...

Legend of Kyrandia 2: Hand of fate

DOSMac OS1993protecteddemo4.2/5 point and click adventure
The Legend of Kyrandia: Hand of Fate is the second installment in the Legend of Kyrandia point and click adventure game series developed by Westwood Studios. It was released in 1993 as a sequel to The Legend of Kyrandia.The game's story revolves around Zanthia, a young alchemist who resides in the land of Kyrandia. The villainous jester, Malcolm, r...

Legend of Kyrandia 3: Malcolm's Revenge

DOSMac OS1994protecteddemo4.1/5 point and click adventure
The Legend of Kyrandia: Malcolm's Revenge is the third and final installment in the Legend of Kyrandia series. This point-and-click adventure game was developed and published by Westwood Studios, released in 1994. Unlike the first two games, where players assumed the role of a protagonist fighting against the villain Malcolm, Malcolm's Revenge take...

Legend of the Sword

DOS19884/5 interactive fiction

Leisure Suit Larry 1: In the Land of the Lounge Lizards

DOS1987NSFW4.3/5 graphic adventure with text parser
Leisure Suit Larry: In the Land of the Lounge Lizards is the first adventure of the Leisure Suit Larry series, created by Al Lowe and published by Sierra On-Line. As a virgin male in his forties, your goal is to, well, find the woman of your dreams. In 1991 Sierra released a VGA remake.