Abandonware DOS title

Turn-based games sorted by release date

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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The Ball Game

DOS19913.9/5 Esprit Software Programs
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The Manager

DOS19914.2/5 Kron Simulation Software
The Manager is a soccer simulation game that puts you in charge of a football team and allows you to manage every aspect. You can train your players, choose tactics for every match, expand your stadium and sign contracts with new players.
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The Perfect General

DOS19914.2/5 White Wolf Productions
The Perfect General is a turn-based strategy military game developed by White Wolf Productions and released in 1991 by Quantun Quality Production. The Perfect General gameplay is quite simple compared to other wargames, but it's based on a solid set of rules and let the players progress at their own pace through missions and scenarios. The Perfect ...
tvsportsboxing-1

TV Sports: Boxing

DOS1991freeware3.6/5 ACME Interactive
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Ultima: Worlds of Adventure 2: Martian Dreams

DOS19914/5 Origin Systems
Ultima: Worlds of Adventure 2: Martian Dreams is an abandoned science fiction RPG designed by Jeff George, developed by Origin Systems and released in 1991 for DOS. Martian Dreams uses the Ultima VI engine to depict Mars in a top down perspective.
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V for Victory: D-day Utah Beach

DOS1991protected3.9/5 Atomic Games
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X-Men 2: The Fall of the Mutants

DOS19914.2/5 Paragon Software
4-queens-computer-casino-2

4 Queens Computer Casino

DOS19923.2/5 Applications Plus
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A Line in the Sand

DOS1992protected3.9/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
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Amberstar

DOS19923.9/5 Thalion
Amberstar is a fantasy old school RPG very similar to Ultima 6 that uses a top-down view for interiors and small locations and a first person pseudo 3D view for everything else. Unfortunately, the sequel (called Ambermoon) was available for Amiga only and no version existed for DOS or Windows. Amberstar was developed and published by Thalion for DO...
archerpool-1

Archer Maclean's Pool

DOS19923.9/5 Virgin Interactive
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Battle Chess 4000

DOS1992protected4/5 Interplay Productions
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Bicycle Bridge

DOS19924.2/5
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Blitz Draughts

DOS19923.7/5 PC Solutions
bridge7-04

Bridge 7.0

DOS19923.3/5 Artworx Software
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Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed

DOS1992protected4/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed is a CRPG developed by SSI Strategic Simulations Inc. and released in 1992 for DOS only. Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed is the sequel to Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday and it's based on a campaign setting created by TSR in the late 80s. The game uses the Gold Box engine, common to much of the RPGs developed by SSI.
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Carrier Strike: South Pacific 1942-44

DOS1992protected3.9/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
color-buster-03

Color Buster

DOS19923.6/5
colorlines-3

Color Lines

DOS19923.8/5 Gamos
conflict-korea-05

Conflict: Korea

DOS1992protected4.2/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
conquest-of-japan-02

Conquest of Japan

DOS19924.1/5 Impressions Games
leisure-suit-larry-casino-2

Crazy Nick's Leisure Suit Larry Casino

DOS19923.5/5 Sierra On-Line
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Crazy Nick's Parlor Games with Laura Bow

DOS19923.4/5 Sierra On-Line
dark-queen-of-krynn-08

Dark Queen of Krynn

DOS1992protected4.2/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
floor13-3

Floor 13

DOS19924/5 PSI Software Designers
grisby-pacific-war-03

Gary Grigsby's Pacific War

DOS1992protected4.2/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
gemfire-03

Gemfire

DOS19924/5 KOEI
global-conquest-04

Global Conquest

DOS19924/5 Ozark Softscape