Abandonware DOS title

Games released in 1988 sorted by rating

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Lancelot

DOS19884.1/5 adventure
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Up Periscope!

DOS19884.1/5 vehicle simulation
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UMS: The Universal Military Simulator

DOSMac OS19884.1/5 strategy
UMS, short for Universal Military Simulator, is a computer-based wargame simulation developed by Rainbird Software in 1988. It was designed with the intention of providing players with a comprehensive and realistic military simulation experience.The game allows players to engage in strategic and tactical warfare across various scenarios and battlef...
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Grand Prix Circuit

DOSMac OS19884.1/5 racing
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Time and Magik: The Trilogy

DOS19884.1/5 adventure
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Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders

DOS1988protected4.1/5 adventure
Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders is a graphic adventure game developed and published by Lucasfilm Games (now known as LucasArts). It was first released in 1988 for various platforms, including the Commodore 64, MS-DOS, Amiga, and others.The game follows the adventures of Zak McKracken, a tabloid newspaper reporter, as he uncovers a plot by a...
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Microsoft Flight Simulator 3.0

DOS19884.1/5 vehicle simulation
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California Games

DOS19884.1/5 sports
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Gold Rush!

DOS1988protected4.1/5 adventure
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GW-BASIC 3

DOS19884.1/5 application
GW-BASIC (short for Gee Whiz BASIC) is a dialect of the BASIC programming language that was developed by Microsoft. It's one of the early implementations of BASIC and was included as the default programming environment in early versions of the MS-DOS operating system.GW-BASIC was initially released with MS-DOS 2.0 in 1983. Subsequent versions of MS...
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Shadowgate

DOSWindows 3.xMac OS19884.1/5 adventure
Shadowgate is an abandoned fantasy-themed adventure game developed by ICOM Simulations and released by Mindscape in 1988 for Macintosh, DOS, and also for Amiga, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, NES. Shadowgate uses the ICOM MacVenture engine (Deja Vu, Uninvited). Shadowgate was later remade in an enhanced version for Windows 3.1.
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Nebulus

DOS19884.1/5 action
Nebulus, also known as Tower Toppler in some regions, is a classic video game released in the 1980s. It was developed by John M. Phillips and published by Hewson Consultants. The game was initially released for various home computer systems, including the Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST, and others. It later saw ports to different platforms. Neb...
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Pool of Radiance

DOSMac OS1988protected4.1/5 rpg
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Bubble Ghost

DOS19884.1/5 action
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Lane Mastodon vs. the Blubbermen

DOS19884.1/5 adventure
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Arkanoid

DOS19884.1/5 action
Arkanoid is a classic arcade video game that was first released in 1986 by Taito. It is a breakout-style game, which means that the primary objective is to break a wall of bricks or blocks by bouncing a ball off a paddle at the bottom of the screen. The game takes its name and inspiration from Atari's Breakout, which was released in the 1970s. ...
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Might and Magic 2: Gates to Another World

DOS19884.1/5 rpg
Might and Magic II: Gates to Another World is a classic role-playing video game developed and published by New World Computing. It was originally released in 1988 for various home computer platforms, including the Apple II, MS-DOS, and Commodore 64. The game is part of the long-running Might and Magic series and is known for its deep gameplay, and ...
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Bad Dudes VS Dragon Ninja

DOS1988protected4/5 action
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Star Goose!

DOS19884/5 shooter
Star Goose is a classic video game developed by Logotron and released in 1988 for various home computer systems of that era, including the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, and Amstrad CPC. It is a top-down, vertically scrolling shooter that combines elements of shoot 'em up gameplay with exploration and power-up mechanics.
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Corruption

DOS19884/5 adventure
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Batman: the Caped Crusader

DOS19884/5 action-adventure
Batman: The Caped Crusader is an action-adventure video game released in the late 1980s. It was developed and published by Ocean Software and was available on various home computer systems of that era, including the Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Amiga, Atari ST and, of course, DOS. The game was a graphic action-adventure that combine...
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2400 A.D.

DOS19884/5 rpg
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Pole Position II

DOS19884/5 racing
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Double Dragon

DOS19884/5 action
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Dungeon Master's Assistant Vol 1

DOS1988protected4/5 application
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Feud

DOS19884/5 action-adventure
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Jinxter

DOS19884/5 adventure