Abandonware DOS title

Abandonware adventure games sorted by release date

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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Daughter of Serpents

DOS19924/5 point and click adventure
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Dragon's Lair 3: The Curse of Mordread

DOS1992protected3.9/5 interactive movie
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Dylan Dog: Through the Looking Glass

DOS19923.6/5 point and click adventure
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Follow the Reader

DOS19924/5 puzzle adventure
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Frederik Pohl's Gateway

DOS19924.1/5 interactive fiction
Frederik Pohl's Gateway is one of the best abandoned adventures games from Legend Entertainment. Gateway is an interactive fiction with graphics and an improved interface (unusual for IFs), based on the Frederik Pohl's novel Gateway. Tt was designed by Michael Verdu and Glen R. Dahlgren and published by Legend Entertainment in 1992.
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Guy Spy and the Crystals of Armageddon

DOS19923.1/5 interactive movie
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Hook

DOS19924.2/5 point and click adventure
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Hugo 3: Jungle of Doom

DOS1992protected3.8/5 graphic adventure with text parser
indianafateatlantis-2

Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis

DOSMac OS1992protecteddemo4.2/5 point and click adventure
Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis is a graphical point and click adventure game created by LucasArts and published in 1992, based on the popular movie character. As the famous archaeologist Indiana Jones, you will travel the world searching for the mythical land of Atlantis. Fate of Atlantis is the sequel to the acclaimed Indiana Jones and the...
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Inspector Gadget: Global terror!

DOS19924/5 point and click adventure
kgb-2

KGB

DOS19924.1/5 point and click adventure
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King's Quest 6: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow

DOSWindows 3.x1992protected4.2/5 point and click adventure
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LA Law: The Computer Game

DOS19924/5 interactive movie
LA Law: The Computer Game is an abandoned adventure game based on the popular TV series from the 80s and 90s. L.A. Law. LA Law was developed by Synergistic Software and released by Capstone in 1992. LA Law plays like a multiple choice adventure game where you have to build up cases and bring them to court.
laurabow2-2

Laura Bow 2: The Dagger of Amon Ra

DOSWindows 3.x1992protecteddemo3.7/5 point and click adventure
Laura Bow 2: The Dagger of Amon Ra is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1992. The game is a sequel to The Colonel's Bequest and follows the adventures of the protagonist, Laura Bow, a young investigative journalist.In the game, the Dagger of Amon Ra is a valuable Egyptian artifact rumored to have mystical...
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Leather Goddesses of Phobos 2

DOS1992NSFW4/5 point and click adventure
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Legend of Kyrandia

DOS19924.1/5 point and click adventure
The Legend of Kyrandia: Book One is the first installment in The Legend of Kyrandia series of point-and-click adventure games developed by Westwood Studios and released in 1992 for DOS, Amiga, Mac, etc.. The story revolves around Malcolm, who has seized power and turned Brandon's grandfather, Kallak, into stone. To save Kallak and the kingdom,...
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Lure of the Temptress

DOS1992freeware4/5 point and click adventure
Lure of the Temptress is an DOS fantasy adventure game, developed by Revolution Software, designed by Dave Cummins and published by Virgin Interactive in 1992. Lure of the Temptress was the first game to use Virtual Theatre, a game engine also developed by Revolution Software. Lure of the Temptress was later released as freeware in 2003.
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Nippon Safes, Inc.

DOS1992freeware3.7/5 point and click adventure
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Plan 9 From Outer Space

DOS19923.6/5 point and click adventure
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Quest for glory 3: Wages of War

DOS1992protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
Quest for glory 3: Wages of War is the third game in the Quest for Glory series. It's an adventure game at heart but, in the tradition of the Quest for Glory games, involves combat and classes like an RPG. Quest for Glory III was designed by Corey Cole and Lori Ann Cole, developed and released by Sierra On-Line in 1992 only for DOS.
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Rex Nebular and the cosmic gender-bender

DOS1992protected3.9/5 point and click adventure
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Ringworld: Revenge of the Patriarch

DOS19923.8/5 point and click adventure
spellcasting301-4

Spellcasting 301: Spring Break

DOS1992protected4.1/5 interactive fiction
startrek25-5

Star Trek: 25th Anniversary

DOS1992protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
maddog-williams-04

The Adventures of Maddog Williams in the Dungeons of Duridian

DOS1992freeware3.2/5 graphic adventure with text parser
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The Island of Dr. Brain

DOS19923.7/5 puzzle adventure
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The Summoning

DOS1992protected4/5 dungeon crawl
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WaxWorks

DOSMac OS1992protecteddemo4.2/5 dungeon crawl
Waxworks was a horror-themed first-person role-playing game developed by Horror Soft, a subsidiary of Adventure Soft, published in 1992. The game is set in a wax museum where players must travel through different historical periods, each represented by a wax exhibit. Each exhibit serves as a portal to a different time and place, featuring vari...
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Where in the world is Carmen Sandiego? Deluxe

DOS19924.2/5 puzzle adventure