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).
mindshadow-05

Mindshadow

DOSMac19853.6/5 graphic adventure with text parser, interactive fiction
innocentcaught-1

Innocent Until Caught

DOS19934.1/5 point and click adventure
city-lost-children-03

City of Lost Children

DOS19973.8/5
dylandogthroughlooking-1

Dylan Dog: Through the Looking Glass

DOS19923.6/5 point and click adventure
lane-mastodon-02a

Lane Mastodon vs. the Blubbermen

DOS19884/5 visual novel, interactive fiction
demon-tomb-02

Demon's Tomb: The Awakening

DOS19893.1/5 interactive fiction
once-upon-a-forest-03

Once Upon a Forest

DOS19953.9/5 point and click adventure
gnomeranger-1

Gnome Ranger

DOS19873.7/5 interactive fiction
Gnome Ranger is an abandoned fantasy adventure game, developed and published by Level 9 Computing in 1987 for DOS. Gnome Ranger was designed by Peter Austin who also designed the sequel Gnome Ranger 2: Ingrid's Back.
dragon-world-01

Dragon World

DOS19844.2/5 interactive fiction
kingdom-far-reaches-01

Kingdom: The Far Reaches

Windows XP/98/95Mac1995protected3.9/5 point and click adventure
startregjudgerites-1

Star Trek: Judgment Rites

DOS1993protected4.2/5 point and click adventure
goldrush-1

Gold Rush!

DOS1988protected4.1/5 graphic adventure with text parser
3-skulls-toltecs-06

3 Skulls of the Toltecs

DOSWindows XP/98/951996protected4/5 point and click adventure
altereddestiny-4

Altered Destiny

DOS1990protected3.8/5 point and click adventure, graphic adventure with text parser
Altered Destiny is a sci-fi themed point and click adventure game designed by Michael Berlyn, developed and released by Accolade in 1990. Altered Destiny runs on DOS but was also published for Amiga.
shadow-of-the-comet-04

Shadow of the Comet

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinux1993protected3.9/5 graphic adventure with text parser
beyond-zork-02

Beyond Zork: The Coconut of Quendor

DOS19874/5 interactive fiction
scapeghost-1

Scapeghost

DOS19893.7/5 interactive fiction
transylvania-3-04

Transylvania 3: Vanquish the Night

DOS19903/5 interactive fiction
gammaforce-1

Gamma Force in Pit of a Thousand Screams

DOS19883.8/5 visual novel, interactive fiction
blackstar-agent-05

Blackstar: Agent of Justice

DOS19953.4/5 point and click adventure
return-to-ringworld-02

Return to Ringworld

DOS19943.8/5 point and click adventure
sherlockholmesbow-1

Sherlock Holmes: Another bow

DOS19853.5/5 interactive fiction
normality-03

Normality

DOS1996protecteddemo3.3/5 point and click adventure
Normality is a first-person adventure video game developed by Gremlin Interactive and released in 1996. The game is set in a dystopian future where a totalitarian regime known as the One True Government (OTG) controls the city of Neutropolis. The player takes on the role of Kent, a rebellious citizen who opposes the oppressive rule of the OTG. The ...
earthrise-07

Earthrise

DOS19903.4/5 graphic adventure with text parser
syberia-06

Syberia

Windows XP/98/95Mac2002protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
jamesbondview2kill-1

James Bond 007: A View to a Kill

DOS19853.9/5 interactive fiction
zyll-1

Zyll

DOS19843.9/5
uninvited-win3x-04

Uninvited

DOSMac19873.8/5 point and click adventure