Abandonware DOS title

The most popular 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).
a-night-with-troi-01

A Night with Troi

DOS1991NSFW4/5 interactive fiction
plague-moon-02

Plague of the Moon

DOS19944.1/5 point and click adventure
willybeamish-2

The adventures of Willy Beamish

DOS19914/5 point and click adventure
jinxter-0004

Jinxter

DOS19884/5 interactive fiction
planet-of-lust-04

Planet of Lust

DOS1989NSFW4.2/5 graphic adventure with text parser
in-the-dead-of-night-08

In the Dead of Night

DOS19953.8/5 point and click adventure
questforglory1-5

Quest for glory 1: So you want to be a hero

DOS1989protected4/5 point and click adventure
js-shogun-02

James Clavell's Shogun

DOS19894.3/5 interactive fiction
James Clavell's Shogun, a text adventure game developed by Infocom and released in 1989. Infocom was known for its interactive fiction games, and "James Clavell's Shogun" was one of its later releases.This text adventure game is based on James Clavell's novel "Shogun" and follows the story of John Blackthorne, an English navigator who becomes invol...
teresa-house-guest-03

Teresa: House Guest

DOS1993NSFW3.8/5 visual novel
suspended-01

Suspended

DOS19833.9/5 interactive fiction
the-last-express-06

The Last Express

DOSWindows XP/98/951997protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
zork2-2

Zork II: The Wizard of Frobozz

DOS19834.2/5 interactive fiction
gabrielknight-5

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers

DOSWindows 3.xMac OS1993protecteddemo4.2/5 point and click adventure
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line. It was released in 1993 and designed by Jane Jensen. The game is the first installment in the Gabriel Knight series.The story revolves around Gabriel Knight, a struggling writer living in New Orleans. He inherits a bookstore from his d...
the-witness-01

The Witness

DOS19834/5 interactive fiction
teen-agent-02

Teen Agent

DOS1995freeware3.9/5 point and click adventure
lesmanley2-1

Les Manley in: Lost in L.A.

DOS1991protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
startrek1stcontact-1

Star Trek: First Contact

DOS19883.6/5 interactive fiction
tasstimestonetown-1

Tass Times in Tonetown

DOS19863.9/5 interactive fiction
morphman-1

Morphman

Windows XP/98/9519932.4/5
thepawn-4

The Pawn

DOS19864/5 interactive fiction
plan9-4

Plan 9 From Outer Space

DOS19923.6/5 point and click adventure
houndshadow-1

The Hound of Shadow

DOS19893.8/5 interactive fiction
wizard-of-oz-02

The Wizard of Oz

DOS19853.9/5 interactive fiction
free-dc-03

Free D.C.!

DOS19913.6/5 point and click adventure
kingdom-far-reaches-01

Kingdom: The Far Reaches

Windows XP/98/95Mac OS1995protected3.9/5 point and click adventure
feeble-files-05

The Feeble Files

Windows XP/98/95Mac OS1997protected3.9/5 point and click adventure
conquests-of-the-longbow-01

Conquests of the Longbow: The Legend of Robin Hood

DOS1991protected4.2/5 point and click adventure
dragon-world-01

Dragon World

DOS19844.2/5 interactive fiction
legend-of-the-sword-03

Legend of the Sword

DOS19884/5 interactive fiction