Abandonware DOS title

The best science fiction games

Time travel, space wars, alien empires, alternate universe, cyberpunk anti-heroes, space invaders, post-apocalyptic worlds, dystopian societies, mad scientists, galaxies far far away, strange new worlds, mech battles, deep space exploration, evil robots... should I go on?
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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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Star Control 3

DOS1996protected4/5 Legend Entertainment
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Space Quest 2: Vohaul's Revenge

DOS1987protected4/5 Sierra On-Line
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Pepper's Adventures in Time

DOS19934/5 Sierra On-Line
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Terminator 2: Judgment Day

DOS19914/5 Syntetic Dimensions
Terminator 2: Judgment Day is one of the many adaptations of the Terminator franchise. This one is based on the movie of the same name, but it's not as good as the movie, according to critics. Terminator 2 is an action game developed by Syntetic Dimensions and released by Ocean Software in 1991 for DOS. It was also published for C64, ZX Spectrum, A...
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BattleTech: The Crescent Hawk's Inception

DOS19884/5 Westwood Studios
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Quarantine

DOS19944/5 Imagexcel
Quarantine is a futuristic racing/driving game released by GameTek in 1994 for DOS. Quarantine is set in a dark dystopian futuristic city where the player drives around in a taxi cab, picking up passengers and killing everyone else. If you loved Carmageddon, you will also like Quarantine. Stay away if you don't like gratuitous violence, gore and bl...
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Beneath a Steel Sky

DOS1994freeware4/5 Revolution Software
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Redneck Rampage

DOS1997protected4/5 Xatrix Entertainment
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A Night with Troi

DOS1991NSFW4/5
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Apollo 18: Mission to the Moon

DOS19874/5 Artech Studios
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Archipelagos

DOS19894/5 Astral Software
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Ascii Sector

WindowsLinuxDOS2007freeware4/5
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Battle Chess 4000

DOS1992protected4/5 Interplay Productions
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Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure

DOS19904/5 Off The Wall Productions
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Boppin

DOS1994freeware4/5 Accursed Toys
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Burntime

DOS19934/5 Max Design
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Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes

DOS1990protected4/5 id software
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Commander Keen 4: Secret of the Oracle

DOS1991protected4/5 id software
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Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine

DOS1991protected4/5 id software
Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine is a science fiction action oriented platform game designed by Tom Hall, developed by id Software and released by Apogee Software in 1991 for DOS only. Commander Keen 5: The Armageddon Machine is part of the Commander Keen game series, specifically it's the second episode of Commander Keen in Goodbye, Galaxy.
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Corridor 7: Alien Invasion

DOS1994protected4/5 Capstone
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Cybercon III

DOS19924/5 The Assembly Line
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Descent: FreeSpace - The Great War

Windows XP/98/951998protected4/5 Volition
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Galaxian

DOS19834/5 Namco
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Ghostbusters

DOS2006remake4/5
Ghostbusters is a abandoned action game based on the 80s hit movie Ghostbusters. Ghostbusters was released in 2006 as a remake of the game of the same name developed by Activision in 1984 for a number of platforms including C64, Atari 2600, ZX Spectrum.
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Golden Eagle

DOS19914/5 Loriciels
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Infestation

DOS19904/5 Psygnosis
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Lane Mastodon vs. the Blubbermen

DOS19884/5 Tom Snyder Productions
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Leather Goddesses of Phobos 2

DOS1992NSFW4/5 Infocom
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Lexi-Cross

DOS19914/5 Platinumware
Lexi-Cross is an abandoned science fiction tv show-styled puzzle game. Lexi-Cross was developed by Platinumware and released for DOS by Interplay Productions in 1991. The gameplay is a turn-based mix between Scrabble and Wheel of fortune with elements of Battleship.