Abandonware DOS title

The best 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).
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The Hound of Shadow

DOS19893.8/5 interactive fiction
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Space Ace 2: Borf's Revenge

DOS19913.7/5 interactive movie
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Berlin 1948

DOS19893.7/5
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The Black Cauldron

DOS1986freeware3.7/5 graphic adventure with text parser
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Warcraft Adventures: Lord of the Clans

Windows XP/98/951998canceled3.7/5 point and click adventure
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Acheton

DOS19873.7/5 interactive fiction
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Jack the Ripper

DOS19953.7/5 interactive fiction
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Nippon Safes, Inc.

DOS1992freeware3.7/5 point and click adventure
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The Crack of Doom

DOS19893.7/5 interactive fiction
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The Final Battle

DOS19913.7/5 point and click adventure
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The Island of Dr. Brain

DOS19923.7/5 puzzle adventure
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In the Dead of Night

DOS19953.7/5 point and click adventure
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Return of the Phantom

DOS1993protecteddemo3.7/5 point and click adventure
Return of the Phantom is adventure game set in France, designed by Raymond Benson, developed by MicroProse Software and released in 1993 for DOS only. Return of the Phantom is a third-person adventure game based on the book Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux.
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The Shadows of Mordor

DOS19883.7/5 interactive fiction
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Dragon's Lair

DOS1989protected3.7/5 interactive movie
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Amazon

DOS19843.7/5 interactive fiction
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Starcross

DOS19823.7/5 interactive fiction
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Fuck Quest

DOS1998freewareNSFW3.7/5 graphic adventure with text parser
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Bargon Attack

DOS19923.7/5 point and click adventure
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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.
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Holy Grail

DOS19843.7/5 interactive fiction
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Phantasmagoria: A Puzzle of Flesh

Windows XP/98/95DOS1996protected3.7/5 point and click adventure, interactive movie
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Wishbringer

DOS19853.7/5 interactive fiction
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Rendezvous with Rama

DOS19853.7/5 interactive fiction
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Scapeghost

DOS19893.7/5 interactive fiction
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Dylan Dog: Through the Looking Glass

DOS19923.6/5 point and click adventure
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Adventure in Serenia

DOS19823.6/5 interactive fiction
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Kronolog: The Nazi Paradox

DOS19933.6/5 point and click adventure
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Silicon Dreams

DOS19873.6/5 interactive fiction
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Mission: Impossible

DOS19913.6/5