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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Return to Doom

DOS19883.8/5 interactive fiction
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In the Dead of Night

DOS19953.8/5 point and click adventure
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Sam and Max Hit the Road

DOSWindows XP/98/95LinuxMac OS1993protecteddemo3.8/5 point and click adventure
Sam & Max Hit the Road is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by LucasArts. It was released in 1993 and is based on the characters Sam and Max created by comic artist Steve Purcell. The game follows the titular characters, Sam, a detective canine, and Max, a hyperkinetic rabbity thing, as they embark on a bizarre and humoro...
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Fish!

DOS19883.8/5 interactive fiction
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Jack the Ripper

DOS19953.8/5 interactive fiction
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Normality

DOS1996protecteddemo3.8/5 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 ...
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Ringworld: Revenge of the Patriarch

DOS19923.8/5 point and click adventure
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Star Trek: The Rebel Universe

DOS19883.8/5 space exploration, space simulation
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The Hound of Shadow

DOS19893.8/5 interactive fiction
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The Scoop

DOS19893.8/5 graphic adventure with text parser
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Dragon's Lair

DOS1989protected3.7/5 interactive movie
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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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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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Acheton

DOS19873.7/5 interactive fiction
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Nippon Safes, Inc.

DOS1992freeware3.7/5 point and click adventure
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Wishbringer

DOS19853.7/5 interactive fiction
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The Crack of Doom

DOS19893.7/5 interactive fiction
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The Island of Dr. Brain

DOS19923.7/5 puzzle 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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Amazon

DOS19843.7/5 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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Warcraft Adventures: Lord of the Clans

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

DOS19823.7/5 interactive fiction