Abandonware DOS title

The most popular abandonware action-adventure games

Action-adventure video games combine elements of both the action and adventure genres, offering a mix of fast-paced gameplay and exploration within a narrative-driven context. These games often feature a central storyline, character development, and a world for players to explore. The genre encompasses a broad range of gameplay styles and settings.
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Batman: the Caped Crusader

DOS19884/5
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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Cadaver

DOS19904/5 isometric action-adventure
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Tomb Raider

DOS1996protected4.1/5 third-person action-adventure
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Metal Gear

DOS19904.1/5
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Total Eclipse

DOS19883.8/5 first-person action-adventure
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Inca 2: Wiracocha

DOS19944.2/5
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Captain Comic, The Adventures of

DOS1988freeware3.8/5 metroidvania
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Little Big Adventure 2 (Twinsen's Odyssey)

DOSWindows XP/98/951997protected4/5 isometric action-adventure
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Last Ninja

DOS19883.6/5 isometric action-adventure
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System Shock 2

Windows XP/98/95LinuxMac1999protected4.2/5 first-person shooter, action RPG, first-person action-adventure
System Shock 2 is a Windows science fiction cyberpunk game developed by Irrational Games, designed by Ken Levine and published by Electronic Arts in 1999. System Shock 2 is a blend of more than one genre: RPG, action-adventure, shooter, stealth game.
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Captain Blood

DOSMac19883.8/5 space exploration
Captain Blood is a space exploration video game released in 1988. It was developed by the French company ERE Informatique, and it was designed by Philippe Ulrich and Didier Bouchon.The game is set in a futuristic universe, where players take on the role of Captain Blood, a human abducted by an alien race known as the Thiiny. The gameplay revolves a...
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Ranx: The Video Game

DOS19903.8/5
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Cadaver: The Payoff

DOS19913.9/5 isometric action-adventure
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Veil of Darkness

DOS1993protected3.9/5 isometric action-adventure
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Omikron: The Nomad Soul

Windows XP/98/951999protected3.9/5 third-person action-adventure
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Inca

DOS19923.6/5
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Jack in the Dark

DOS19933.8/5 third-person action-adventure
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Castle Adventure

DOS1984freeware4.2/5 interactive fiction, dungeon crawl
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Fantastic Dizzy

DOS19943.9/5 platform
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Captain Comic 2: Fractured Reality

DOS1990freeware4/5 metroidvania
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Shogun

DOS19863.4/5
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Realms of the Haunting

DOSMac1997protected3.8/5 third-person action-adventure
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Dizzy

DOS19873.9/5 platform
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The Immortal

DOS1991protected3.7/5 dungeon crawl, isometric action-adventure
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Castle master

DOS19904/5 first-person action-adventure
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Eternam

DOS1992protected3.6/5 first-person action-adventure
Eternam is an action-adventure video game developed by Infogrames and released in 1992. It's known for its unique and innovative approach to the adventure game genre.In Eternam, players take on the role of Don Jonz, a bored and disillusioned computer programmer. The game's story begins with Don Jonz being transported into a fantasy world by his com...
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The Colony

DOS19883.2/5 first-person action-adventure
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Tomb Raider III: Adventures of Lara Croft

Windows XP/98/95Mac1998protected4.1/5 third-person action-adventure