Abandonware DOS title

Games set in space

Science fiction doesn't always means space battles, space exploration, exploding stars, etc. In some games, though, the "space" element is heavily present. Space simulations, shoot 'em ups, RPGs are some of the genres where science fiction "space" games are abundant.
gateway2_home_000

Gateway 2: Homeworld

DOS1993protected3.9/5 Legend Entertainment
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Hard Nova

DOS19903.7/5 Malibu Interactive
Hard Nova is a sci-fi role-playing game (RPG) developed by Malibu Interactive and published by Electronic Arts. Released in 1990, it is available on platforms such as the DOS, Amiga, Atari ST. Hard Nova is set in a distant future where players navigate through various star systems. The player takes on the role of a mercenary leader in charge of a s...
imperium-3

Imperium

DOS19903.8/5 Electronic Arts
iwar-1-02

Independence War

Windows XP/98/951997protected3.7/5 Particle Systems
iwar2-05

Independence War 2: Edge Of Chaos

Windows XP/98/952001protected4.1/5 Particle Systems
invasionbatsdoom-1

Invasion of the Mutant Space Bats of Doom

DOS19953.8/5 Pop Software
iron-seed-02

Iron Seed

DOS1994freeware3.7/5
lightspeed-01

Lightspeed

DOS19903.5/5 MicroProse Software
line-wars-02

LineWars

DOS19904/5 Safari Software
line-wars-2-01

LineWars 2

DOS19944/5 Safari Software
masteroforion-5

Master of Orion

DOS1993protected4.1/5 SimTex
moo2-administratoroffer

Master of Orion 2: Battle at Antares

DOSWindows XP/98/951996protected4.3/5 SimTex
Master of Orion II is a 4X turn-based sci-fi strategy game set in space. Master of Orion 2 gives the player an empire to run by controlling food and production, managing economy and researching new technology. The player can wage war against other races or use spies and diplomacy to achieve victory.
moo3-07

Master of Orion 3

Windows XP/98/95Mac OS2003protected4.2/5 Quicksilver Software
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MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy

DOS19903.9/5 Paragon Software
MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy is a science fiction role-playing game (RPG) released in 1990. The Zhodani Conspiracy is the first installment in the MegaTraveller series and was developed by Paragon Software.MegaTraveller 1 takes place in the Traveller universe's Third Imperium, a vast interstellar empire. The plot revolves around a c...
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MegaTraveller 2: Quest for the Ancients

DOS19913.7/5 Paragon Software
MegaTraveller 2: Quest for the Ancients is the sequel to MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy. It is a science fiction role-playing game (RPG) released in 1991, developed by Paragon Software. Like its predecessor, MegaTraveller 2 is set in the expansive Traveller universe.In MegaTraveller 2, players continue their journey in the Third Imperium, ...
meteor-mission-2

Meteor Mission

DOS19953.5/5
spacesimulator-3

Microsoft Space Simulator

DOS19944.1/5 The Bruce Artwick Organization
millennia-3

Millennia: Altered Destinies

DOS19953.5/5 Take-Two Interactive
netwars-01

NetWars

DOS1993freeware4/5 Novell
NetWars, developed by Novell, is a 3D space shooter video game originally released in 1993 for DOS. NetWars was designed primarily as a promotional tool to demonstrate the networking capabilities of Novell's NetWare, a network operating system that was popular in the 1990s. The game showcased the ability to play multiplayer games over a network, hi...
noctis-03

Noctis

DOSWindows XP/98/9520003.9/5
nomad-02

Nomad

DOS19934/5 Papyrus Design Group
omnicron-conspiracy-06

Omnicron Conspiracy

DOS19894.1/5 First Star Software
operation-inner-space-03

Operation: Inner Space

Windows 3.x1994protecteddemo3.7/5 Software Dynamics
orbiter-01

Orbiter

DOSMac OS19864.3/5 Spectrum HoloByte
outpost-win-03

Outpost

Windows 3.x19943.9/5 Sierra On-Line
phantis-02

Phantis

DOS19873.5/5 Dinamic Multimedia
planetsedge-8

Planet's Edge

DOS1991protected4/5 New World Computing
projectx-1

Project-X

DOS19943.8/5 Team 17
projectspacestation-2

Project: Space Station

DOS19873.8/5 Micro Imagery
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Protostar: War on the Frontier

DOS19934.1/5 Tsunami Media