Abandonware DOS title

Turn-based games sorted by release date

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.
battleantietam-1

Battle of Antietam

DOS1985protected3.6/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
crusade-in-europe-01

Crusade in Europe

DOS19853.9/5 MicroProse Software
cyrus-04

Cyrus

DOS19853/5
decision_desert-05

Decision in the Desert

DOS19853.8/5 MicroProse Software
doomdark-revenge-01

Doomdark's Revenge

DOS19853.9/5 Beyond Software
Doomdark's Revenge is a strategy and role-playing video game developed by Mike Singleton and originally released in 1985 for DOS and various home computer systems, including the ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, and Commodore 64. It is the sequel to the earlier game Lords of Midnight and is known for its unique combination of strategy, adventure, and story...
global-thermo-war-02

Global Thermo War

DOS19853.9/5
monopoly-04

Monopoly

DOS19853.9/5
monopoly-avalon-02

Monopoly

DOS19854.1/5
operation-market-garden-01

Operation Market Garden

DOS1985protected3.7/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
chess-psion-02

Psion Chess

DOSMac OS19853.9/5 Psion Software
starfleet1-battle-begins03

Star Fleet 1: The War Begins

DOSMac OS19853.8/5 Interstel Corporation
strippoker-1

Strip Poker: A Sizzling Game of Chance

DOS1985NSFW3.9/5 Artworx Software
turbo-gomoku-02

Turbo Gomoku

DOS19853/5
baker-street-2

221B Baker Street

DOS19864/5 Datasoft
221B Baker Street is a turn-based strategy strategy game developed by Datasoft. 221B Baker Street is base on the tabletop game of the same name "221B Baker Street" and it plays in a very similar way, with dices, etc.
backgammon-green-valley-02

Backgammon

DOS19862.7/5
beyond-titanic-01

Beyond the Titanic

DOS19863.8/5 Apogee Software
conflictvietnam-4

Conflict in Vietnam

DOS19864.2/5 MicroProse Software
desert-rats-03

Desert Rats

DOS19863.9/5 Cases Computer Simulations
dr-ruth-game-02

Dr. Ruth Computer Game of Good Sex

DOS19863.6/5 Avalon Hill
fooblitzsky-02

Fooblitzsky

DOS19864.1/5 Infocom
grandslambridge-1

Grand Slam Bridge

DOS19863.4/5 Cybron corporation
gulf-strike-04

Gulf Strike

DOS19864.2/5 Microcomputer Games Inc.
larn-5

Larn

DOS1986freeware3.9/5
mean18-03

Mean 18

DOS19864.2/5 Microsmiths
mind-mirror-04

Mind Mirror

DOS19863.8/5
ogre-03

Ogre

DOS19864.2/5 Origin Systems
othello-03

Othello

DOS19864.1/5
chessmaster-2000-02

The Chessmaster 2000

DOS19864.2/5 The Software Toolworks
10thframe-4

10th Frame

DOS19874/5 Access Software
adventure-construction-set-1

Adventure Construction Set

DOS19873.9/5 Electronic Arts
Adventure Construction Set is an abandoned application developed by Stuart Smith and published for DOS, Amiga, Apple II and Commodore 64 by Electronic Arts in 1987. As the name suggests, ACS is a game-building system (we're talking about adventure RPGs) that lets you edit maps, items, creatures, etc. Included with ACS is a complete game called...