Abandonware DOS title

The best turn based games

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.
dragonsofflame-2

Dragons of Flame

DOS1989protected3.9/5 U.S. Gold
tenshindo-02

Queen of Tenshindo 95

Windows XP/98/951995NSFW3.9/5
bandit-kings-ancient-china-03

Bandit Kings of Ancient China

DOS19893.9/5 KOEI
dark-designs-1-05

Dark Designs 1: Grelminar's Staff

DOS19903.9/5 Softdisk Publishing
bang-bang-04

Bang! Bang!

Windows 3.x19903.8/5
chamberpsi-1

Chamber of the Sci-Mutant Priestess

DOS1989protected3.8/5 ERE Informatique
combat-chess-02

Combat Chess

Windows XP/98/951997protected3.8/5 Minds Eye Productions
genocide-06

Genocide

DOS1996freeware3.8/5
adom1.1-05

Ancient Domains of Mystery (ADOM) v1.1

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinux1996freeware3.8/5
carrier-strike-south-pacific-04

Carrier Strike: South Pacific 1942-44

DOS1992protected3.8/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
colorlines-3

Color Lines

DOS19923.8/5 Gamos
annalsofrome-1

Annals of Rome

DOS19883.8/5 Personal Software Services
hack-5

Hack

DOS1984freeware3.8/5
risk-3

Risk: the World Conquest Game

DOS19893.8/5 Mastertronic
balanceplanet-3

Balance of the Planet

DOSMac OS19903.8/5 Incredible technologies
Balance of the Planet is an environmental simulation game designed by Chris Crawford and self published under the Incredible technologies label in 1990. Its almost unique (for the time) and serious theme contributed to the game to stand out. Balance of the Planet is part of the Balance of Power series.
beyond-titanic-01

Beyond the Titanic

DOS19863.8/5 Apogee Software
decision_desert-05

Decision in the Desert

DOS19853.8/5 MicroProse Software
heirstothethrone-2

Heirs to the Throne

DOS19923.8/5 German Design Group
omega-rpg-01

Omega

DOSLinux1988freeware3.8/5
shadow-of-yserbius-06

Shadow of Yserbius

DOS19933.8/5 Sierra On-Line
vulcan-04

Vulcan: The Tunisian Campaign

DOS19883.8/5 Cases Computer Simulations
blackcrown-2

Black Crown

DOS19953.8/5
phantasie1-2

Phantasie 1

DOS1987protected3.8/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
wizardry2-1

Wizardry 2: The knight of diamonds

DOS19823.8/5 Sir-tech Software
chess2100-1

Fidelity Chessmaster 2100

DOS19893.8/5 The Software Toolworks
starfleet1-battle-begins03

Star Fleet 1: The War Begins

DOSMac OS19853.8/5 Interstel Corporation
wizardry-3-01

Wizardry 3: Legacy of Llylgamyn

DOS19833.8/5 Sir-tech Software
Wizardry III: Legacy of Llylgamyn is a classic role-playing video game developed by Sir-Tech and released in 1983. It is the third installment in the Wizardry series. Originally released for the Apple II, it was later ported to other platforms, including the Commodore 64, IBM PC, and various Japanese computers. The game is set in the fant...
sargonV-1

Sargon V: World Class Chess

DOS19913.8/5 Activision
epic-baseball-02

Epic Baseball

DOS19953.8/5 MicroLeague Multimedia
knights-of-the-desert-03

Knights of the Desert

DOS1983protected3.8/5 Tactical Design Group