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).
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Zork Zero: The Revenge of Megaboz

DOS19894/5 interactive fiction
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The Pawn

DOS19864/5 interactive fiction
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Space Ace 2: Borf's Revenge

DOS19913.7/5 interactive movie
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Cruise for a Corpse

DOS19914/5 point and click adventure
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The Last Express

DOSWindows XP/98/951997protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
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Prisoner of Ice

DOS1995protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
demonsforge-1

Demon's Forge

DOS19873/5 interactive fiction
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The Journeyman Project 3: Legacy of Time

Windows XP/98/95Mac1998protected4.1/5 puzzle adventure
The Journeyman Project 3: Legacy of Time is the third chapter in The Journeyman Project series. It's a science fiction adventure game developed by Presto Studios, designed by Phil Saunders and published by Red Orb Entertainment in 1998 for Windows and Macintosh.
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The Black Cauldron

DOS1986freeware3.7/5 graphic adventure with text parser
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Star Trek: The Rebel Universe

DOS19883.8/5 space exploration, space simulation
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Warcraft Adventures: Lord of the Clans

Windows XP/98/951998canceled3.7/5 point and click adventure
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Enchanter

DOS19833.3/5 interactive fiction
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A Mind Forever Voyaging

DOSMac19854.1/5 interactive fiction
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James Bond 007: A View to a Kill

DOS19853.9/5 interactive fiction
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Castle of Dr. Brain

DOS19914/5 puzzle adventure
carmen-sandiego-world-01

Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?

DOS19854.2/5 puzzle adventure
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Eagle Eye Mysteries: The Original

DOS19934/5 point and click adventure
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Riven: The Sequel to Myst

Windows XP/98/95Mac1997protecteddemo4/5 puzzle adventure
Riven is the sequel to the highly successful and critically acclaimed adventure game, Myst. Developed by Cyan Worlds, Riven was released in 1997 and continues the narrative established in Myst. Just like its predecessor, Riven is a first-person point-and-click adventure game with a focus on exploration and puzzle-solving.The plot revolves around At...
houndshadow-1

The Hound of Shadow

DOS19893.8/5 interactive fiction
romepathway-4

Rome: Pathway to Power

DOS19934/5
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.
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Time and Magik: The Trilogy

DOS19884.1/5 interactive fiction
nightlong-02

Nightlong: Union City Conspiracy

Windows XP/98/9519983.3/5 point and click adventure
dream-zone-02

Dream Zone

DOS19884.2/5 interactive fiction
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Curse of Enchantia

DOS19923.8/5 point and click adventure
Curse of Enchantia is a point-and-click graphic adventure game that was released in 1992. It was developed by Core Design and initially published by Core Design in Europe and by Cyberdreams in North America.In Curse of Enchantia, players control a teenage boy named Brad who is mysteriously transported to the fantasy world of Enchantia. The game fol...
berlin1948-4

Berlin 1948

DOS19893.7/5
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Conquests of Camelot: The Search for the Grail

DOS19904/5 graphic adventure with text parser
Conquests of Camelot: The Search for the Grail is an old DOS point and click adventure game designed by Christy Marx, developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1990. As the title implies, Conquests of Camelot setting is based on the Arthurian legends.
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The Gene Machine

DOS19963.8/5 point and click adventure
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Neuromancer

DOS19894/5 point and click adventure
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Star Trek: First Contact

DOS19883.6/5 interactive fiction