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).
demonsforge-1

Demon's Forge

DOS19873.1/5 interactive fiction
houndshadow-1

The Hound of Shadow

DOS19893.8/5 interactive fiction
demon-tomb-02

Demon's Tomb: The Awakening

DOS19893.3/5 interactive fiction
startrek1stcontact-1

Star Trek: First Contact

DOS19883.6/5 interactive fiction
beyond-titanic-01

Beyond the Titanic

DOS19863.8/5 interactive fiction
chamberpsi-1

Chamber of the Sci-Mutant Priestess

DOS1989protected3.8/5
jamesbondview2kill-1

James Bond 007: A View to a Kill

DOS19853.9/5 interactive fiction
prisonerofice-1

Prisoner of Ice

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

Plundered Hearts

DOSMac OS19873.9/5 interactive fiction
orion-conspiracy-01

The Orion Conspiracy

DOS19953.2/5 point and click adventure
dame-loaded-01

The Dame Was Loaded

DOS1996protected4.2/5 point and click adventure, interactive movie
an-american-tail-west-02

An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

DOS19934/5 point and click adventure
border-zone-01

Border Zone

DOS19873.8/5 interactive fiction
ween-the-prophecy-01

Ween: The Prophecy

DOS19934.1/5 point and click adventure
transylvania-1

Transylvania

DOS1986freeware4/5 interactive fiction
corruption-0002

Corruption

DOS19884/5 interactive fiction
bureaucracy-02

Bureaucracy

DOSMac OS19873.9/5 interactive fiction
Bureaucracy is an abandoned text-adventure game designed by Douglas Adams (yes, the writer of The Hitchhiker Guide of the Galaxy), developed and published by Infocom in 1987. Bureaucracy is a peculiar interactive fiction; the game challenges you to solve frustrating bureaucratic problems in a world populated by strange characters.
rexnebular-1

Rex Nebular and the cosmic gender-bender

DOS1992protected3.9/5 point and click adventure
lurkinghorror-1

The Lurking Horror

DOS19874.1/5 interactive fiction
forbiddenquest-1

Forbidden Quest

DOS19833.8/5 interactive fiction
grim-fandango-04

Grim Fandango

Windows XP/98/951998protecteddemo4.1/5
Grim Fandango is an adventure game developed and published by LucasArts. It was released in 1998 and is known for its unique setting and distinctive art style. The game was directed by Tim Schafer, who also co-wrote the script.The story is set in the Land of the Dead and follows the protagonist, Manny Calavera, a travel agent working for the Depart...
magnetic-scrolls-collection-02

Magnetic Scrolls Collection

DOS19914.1/5 interactive fiction
Magnetic Scrolls was one of the finest developer companies dedicated to Interactive Fiction. The Magnetic Scrolls Collection is a trilogy of Magnenic Scrolls adventures remade using the Wonderland engine: Fish!, Corruption, The Guild of Thieves. The new window-based interface made text-adventuring easy even for gamers not used to a text-only interf...
spellcasting101-2

Spellcasting 101: Sorcerers get all the girls

DOS1990protected4.1/5 interactive fiction
toonstruck-02

Toonstruck

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac OS1996protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
castle-dr-brain-01

Castle of Dr. Brain

DOS19914/5 puzzle adventure
starcross-01

Starcross

DOS19823.7/5 interactive fiction
nightlong-02

Nightlong: Union City Conspiracy

Windows XP/98/9519983.5/5 point and click adventure
jewels-of-darkness-06

Jewels of Darkness

DOS19864.2/5 graphic adventure with text parser, interactive fiction
holy-grail-04

Holy Grail

DOS19843.7/5 interactive fiction
stationfall-01

Stationfall

DOS19873.9/5 interactive fiction