Abandonware DOS title

Games released in 1990 sorted by popularity


Night Shift

DOS19904.3/5 puzzle

Rick Dangerous 2

DOS19904.2/5 action
Rick Dangerous 2 is a clear example of a sequel done right. Developed by Core Design and released in 1990 on a plethora of platforms, Rick Dangerous 2 is a classic platform game with a (linear) story. The first levels can be played in any order: an ice cave, Hyde Park in London, a forest and the atomic mud mines. The fifth level will become availab...

Batman: the Movie

DOS19904.1/5 action


DOSLinuxMac1990protecteddemo4.2/5 adventure
Loom is a graphic adventure game developed and published by Lucasfilm Games (now LucasArts). It was designed by Brian Moriarty and is known for its unique gameplay mechanics and emphasis on storytelling. Loom is distinctive for its interface, which revolves around musical notes and spells. The protagonist, Bobbin Threadbare, is a young weaver ...


DOS19903.9/5 adventure

Sex Olympics

DOS1990NSFW4/5 adventure

Ivan 'Iron Man' Stewart's Super Off Road

DOS19904.2/5 racing
Ivan 'Iron Man' Stewart's Super Off Road is an abandoned diagonal-down off-road racing game developed by Leland and released by Virgin Interactive in 1990 for DOS, but also published for Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, C64, ZX Spectrum and a lot of 8-bit and 16-bit consoles. Super Off Road is a classic fixed-screen track-racing similar to S...

Jetfighter 2: Advanced Tactical Fighter

DOS19904.3/5 vehicle simulation

Spirit of Excalibur

DOS19903.8/5 rpg

Hugo's House of Horrors

DOS19903.9/5 adventure
Hugo's House of Horrors is an adventure game developed by David P. Gray and released in the early 1990s. The game is a text-based adventure with simple graphics, and it gained popularity for its witty and often tongue-in-cheek approach to the horror genre.The story of the game revolves around the main character, Hugo, who receives a letter from his...

Italy 1990

DOS19903.9/5 sports

Commander Keen 2: The Earth Explodes

DOS1990protected4/5 action

Mario Bros VGA

DOS1990remake3.9/5 action
Mario Bros VGA is a fan made remake of the original Mario Bros by Nintendo, the game that popularized the character of Mario, the Italian plumber that first appeared in Donkey Kong. Mario Bros VGA is a fixed-screen platform arcade game that truly shines when played in co-op with a friend.

Secret of the Silver Blades

DOSMac1990protected4.1/5 rpg
Secret of the Silver Blades is a fantasy RPG set in the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons universe, developed and released by SSI Strategic Simulations Inc. in 1990 for DOS, Macintosh, Amiga and Commodore 64 systems. Secret of the Silver Blades is part of the Pool of Radiance series and uses the same "GoldBox" engine with isometric turn-based combat ...


DOS19903.5/5 shooter

It Came from the Desert

DOS1990freeware4.1/5 action-adventure
It Came from the Desert is an abandonware action-adventure game developed by Cinemaware and released in 1990 for PC (DOS) and Amiga. It Came From the Desert is an action-adventure game with a peculiar flavor: it's set in the 50s, in the USA, and it's based on those old monster movies like Them! (also involving killer ants).


DOS19904.1/5 action

King's Quest 5: Absence makes the heart go yonder

DOSWindows 3.x1990protected3.8/5 adventure

MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy

DOS19903.9/5 rpg
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...

Alpha Waves

DOS19903.9/5 action
Alpha Waves (also known as Continuum) was the ultimate relaxing experience for PC. As a platform game, Alpha Waves it's an ok game; not bad, not very good, but if you consider the whole relaxing experience, it's worth a try. Alpha Waves stands the test of time, after all these years it's still fairly playable. Try it on a lazy evening and you might...

Altered Beast

DOS19904.1/5 action

Ski or Die

DOS19904/5 sports
Ski or Die is a winter sports-themed video game that was originally released in 1990 for various platforms, including the Commodore 64, Amiga, and MS-DOS. The game was developed by Electronic Arts and was a follow-up to their earlier title, "California Games". Ski or Die features a collection of winter sports events: downhill blitz, acro aerials, s...

The Amazing Spider-Man

DOS19903.9/5 action

Test Drive 3: The Passion

DOS19904.2/5 racing

CheckIt 3

DOS19902.8/5 application

Duck Tales: The Quest for Gold

DOS19904.1/5 action

Uncharted Waters

DOS19904.1/5 simulation

Star Control

DOS1990protected4/5 strategy

Metal Gear

DOS19904.1/5 action-adventure

Dangerous Dave

DOS1990protected3.9/5 action