Abandonware DOS title

The most popular space games

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.
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Galaxian

DOS19834/5 Namco
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Star Control 2

DOS1992protected4.2/5 Toys for Bob
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Uridium

DOS19883.9/5 Graftgold
Uridium is a classic shoot 'em up video game that was originally developed by Andrew Braybrook and published by Hewson Consultants in 1986 for various home computer platforms (including MS-DOS). In Uridium, players control a spaceship known as the Manta, and the objective is to destroy a series of enemy spacecraft, as well as ground-based inst...
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Frontier: First Encounters

DOS19954.1/5 Frontier Developments
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Wing Commander: Privateer

Windows XP/98/95DOSMac OS1993protected4.1/5 Origin Systems
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Command Adventures: Starship

DOS19953.6/5 Future Vision
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Planet's Edge

DOS1991protected4/5 New World Computing
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Space Quest 5: The Next Mutation

DOS1993protected4.1/5 Dynamix
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Star Wars: TIE Fighter

DOS1994protected4.1/5 LucasArts
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Whale's Voyage

DOS19934/5 neo Software Produktions
Whale's Voyage is an abandoned science fiction first-person view party-based RPG, developed by neo Software Produktions and released by Pro One Software in 1993. Whale's Voyage is currently abandonware and it was published for PC (DOS) and Amiga.
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Millennia: Altered Destinies

DOS19953.5/5 Take-Two Interactive
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Star Wars: X-Wing

DOS1993protected4.1/5 LucasArts
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Star Trek: First Contact

DOS19883.6/5 Simon & Schuster Interactive
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Babylon 5: I've Found Her

Windows XP/98/952003freeware3.8/5 Space Dream Factory
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Star Crusader

DOS19944/5 Take-Two Interactive
Star Crusader is an abandoned science fiction first-person 3D space combat simulation, developed by Take-Two Interactive and released by GameTek in 1994 both for DOS and for Amiga platforms. During the game you will have to choose on which side you want to fight: the Gorenes or the rebels. Depending on your choice, you will have different ships ava...
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Space Quest 2: Vohaul's Revenge

DOS1987protected4/5 Sierra On-Line
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Noctis

DOSWindows XP/98/9520003.9/5
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Star Trek: Judgment Rites

DOS1993protected4.2/5 Interplay Productions
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Master of Orion 3

Windows XP/98/95Mac OS2003protected4.2/5 Quicksilver Software
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Silpheed

DOS19884/5 Game Arts
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Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Transinium Challenge

DOSMac OS19894/5 TRANS Fiction Systems
Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Transinium Challenge is an abandoned adventure game set in the Star Trek TNG universe designed by Ron Martinez, developed by TRANS Fiction Systems and released by Simon & Schuster Interactive in 1989. Star Trek: TNG - The Transinium Challenge was developed for DOS and Mac.
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Omnicron Conspiracy

DOS19894.1/5 First Star Software
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Star Saga: Two - The Clathran Menace

DOS19893.9/5 Masterplay Publishing Corporation
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The Dig

DOSMac OS1995protecteddemo4.1/5 LucasArts
The Dig is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by LucasArts. It was originally released in 1995 for MS-DOS and later for other platforms, including Mac OS and Windows. The game is known for its atmospheric storytelling, puzzle-solving gameplay, and collaboration with renowned science fiction author Arthur C. Clarke. The Dig inv...
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Zeitgeist

Windows XP/98/9519963.6/5 Taito
Zeitgeist, also known as Jupiter Strike in North America, is a 3D space shooter developed by Taito and published by Acclaim Entertainment. It was released for the PlayStation and Windows in 1996. Zeitgeist is a rail shooter: the player controls a spaceship that moves along a fixed path, with limited control over the ship's movement within...
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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, ...
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Project: Space Station

DOS19873.8/5 Micro Imagery
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Operation: Inner Space

Windows 3.x1994protecteddemo3.8/5 Software Dynamics
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Space Ace

DOS19894.1/5 ReadySoft