Abandonware DOS title

Games released in 1990 sorted by popularity

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Batman: the Movie

DOS19904.1/5 action
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Altered Beast

DOS19904.1/5 action
Altered Beast is a classic side-scrolling beat 'em up arcade game developed and published by Sega. It was originally released in arcades in 1988 and later ported to various home consoles, including the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis.Players control a resurrected centurion who battles through five levels filled with undead creatures and other mythical beas...
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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...
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King's Bounty

DOSMac OS19903.9/5 strategy
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Das Boot: German U-Boat Simulation

DOS1990protected4.2/5 vehicle simulation
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Dragon Wars

DOS1990protected3.7/5 rpg
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California Games 2

DOS19903.7/5 sports
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King's Quest 5: Absence makes the heart go yonder

DOSWindows 3.x1990protected3.8/5 adventure
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Loom

DOSLinuxMac OS1990protecteddemo4.2/5 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 ...
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Zeliard

DOS19904/5 rpg
Zeliard is a fantasy platformer - JRPG hybrid with metroidvania gameplay elements developed by Game Arts and released for DOS in 1990. Zeliard is a single-player game.
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Beverly Hills Cop

DOS19903.2/5 action-adventure
The Beverly Hills Cop video game by Tynesoft is an action-adventure game based on the popular film franchise starring Eddie Murphy. It was released in 1990 for various home computer platforms, including the Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, and Amstrad CPC.In the game, players take on the role of Axel Foley, the wise-cracking detective played by Murphy in...
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Spirit of Excalibur

DOS19903.8/5 rpg
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Metal Gear

DOS19904.1/5 action-adventure
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Centurion: Defender of Rome

DOS19904.2/5 strategy
Centurion: Defender of Rome is a turn-based strategy game set in ancient Rome times. As a centurion of the Roman Empire, you will fight against the enemies of Rome in real time battles in every corner of Italy and Europe, you'll be a gladiator, race chariots, fight naval battles and more.
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Tank Wars

DOS19904.1/5 strategy
bat-4

B.A.T.

DOS19903.9/5 adventure
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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...
escapefromhell-1

Escape from Hell

DOS19904/5 rpg
nightshift-1

Night Shift

DOS19904.2/5 puzzle
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Links: The Challenge of Golf

DOS19903.9/5 sports
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Turbo OutRun

DOS19904.1/5 racing
Turbo OutRun is an abandoned DOS action racing game set in North America, developed and published by Sega in 1990. Turbo OutRun is a conversion from the arcade classic of the same name and it's the sequel of the popular OutRun. The OutRun games are regarded as iconic and representative of the late 80s/early 90s, often cited by retrowave enthusiasts.
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Altered Destiny

DOS1990protected3.8/5 adventure
Altered Destiny is a sci-fi themed point and click adventure game designed by Michael Berlyn, developed and released by Accolade in 1990. Altered Destiny runs on DOS but was also published for Amiga.
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Mario Bros VGA

DOS1990remake3.7/5 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.
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Test Drive 3: The Passion

DOS19904.1/5 racing
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Uncharted Waters

DOS19904.1/5 simulation
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Circuit's Edge

DOS19904.1/5 rpg
Circuit's Edge is a cyberpunk-themed role-playing game developed by Westwood Associates and published by Infocom. It was released in 1990 for various platforms including DOS, Amiga, and Commodore 64.Set in a dystopian future, Circuit's Edge takes place in the fictional city of Rhoes Island, a dark and gritty urban landscape filled with crime, corru...
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Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday

DOS1990protected4.2/5 rpg
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Duck Tales: The Quest for Gold

DOS19904.1/5 action
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Bad Blood

DOS19904.2/5 rpg
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Ski or Die

DOS19904.1/5 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...