Abandonware DOS title

abandonware games sorted by release date

airball-03

Airball

DOS19873.5/5 puzzle
aldosadventure-1

Aldo's Adventure

DOS1987remake3.8/5 action
alf-03

ALF: The First Adventure

DOS19873/5 action
anacreon-1

Anacreon: Reconstruction 4021

DOS1987freeware3.9/5 strategy
Anacreon: Reconstruction 4021 is one of the first 4x turn-based strategy games, ASCII based. Anacreon is set in space, as most 4x sci-fi games are, and was published by Thinking Machines Associates and designed by George Moromisato who later re-released the game as freeware.
apollo18-01

Apollo 18: Mission to the Moon

DOS19874/5 vehicle simulation
arcade-volleyball-1

Arcade Volleyball

DOS19873.3/5 action
arctic-fox-05

Arctic Fox

DOS19873.9/5 vehicle simulation
astrotit-1

Astrotit

DOS1987NSFW3.5/5 shooter
b24-combat-sim-04

B-24 Combat Simulator

DOS1987protected3.5/5 vehicle simulation
bad-street-brawler-06

Bad Street Brawler

DOS19874/5 action
Bad Street Brawler is a beat 'em up video game developed by Beam Software and published by Mindscape. Originally released for the Commodore 64 in 1987 and later for other platforms. The game features Duke Davis, a former punk rocker turned vigilante, as the protagonist. In "Bad Street Brawler," players guide Duke through various urban environm...
black-monday-02

Black Monday

DOS19873.5/5 simulation
blort-03

Blort!

DOS19873.7/5 shooter
border-zone-01

Border Zone

DOS19873.8/5 adventure
borland-eureka-1-04

Borland Eureka: the Solver

DOS19873.9/5 application
Borland Eureka: the Solver is an abandoned text-based application developed by Borland Software Corporation and released in 1987 for DOS. The product is designed to solve complex problems, generate tables and plots, and perform what-if analysis. The user writes an equation, sets options, and instructs the software to solve the problem. The pro...
borland-turbo-basic-1-03

Borland Turbo Basic 1.0

DOS19874.1/5 application
Borland Turbo Basic was a programming language developed by Borland, a software company that was prominent in the 1980s and 1990s. Turbo Basic was part of the Turbo series of programming languages and development tools that Borland created during that time.Turbo Basic was designed as a fast and efficient version of the BASIC programming language. B...
borland-c1-03

Borland Turbo C v1

DOS19874.2/5 application
boulder-dash-construction-kit-04

Boulder Dash Construction Kit

DOS19873.9/5 puzzle
bureaucracy-02

Bureaucracy

DOSMac OS19873.9/5 adventure
Bureaucracy is an abandoned text-adventure game designed by Douglas Adams (yes, the writer of The Hitchhiker Guide of the Galaxy), developed and published by Infocom in 1987. Bureaucracy is a peculiar interactive fiction; the game challenges you to solve frustrating bureaucratic problems in a world populated by strange characters.
business-simulator-03

Business Simulator

DOS19873.9/5 simulation
Business Simulator is an abandoned business simulation game developed and released by Reality Development in 1987 for DOS only. Business Simulator is a text-based management simulation designed by an university professor.
crazycars-3

Crazy Cars

DOS19873.7/5 racing
dark-castle-05

Dark Castle

DOS19873.8/5 action
deja-vu-1-4

Deja Vu: A Nightmare Comes True

DOS19873.8/5 adventure
demonsforge-1

Demon's Forge

DOS19873.1/5 adventure
dizzyb-03

Dizzy

DOS19873.9/5 action-adventure
dragonriderspern-1

Dragonriders of Pern

DOS19873.2/5 strategy
driller-2

Driller

DOS19874.3/5 action-adventure
Driller (also known as Space Station Oblivion) is an abandoned action-adventure game developed by Incentive and released by Epyx in 1987 based on the Freescape Engine. In Driller, you control an excavation probe in a real 3d environment, through a first person view. The goal of the game is to place a drilling rig in each of the 8 regions of the moo...
earl-weaver-baseball-05

Earl Weaver Baseball

DOS19874.1/5 sports
elite-1

Elite

DOS1987freeware4.1/5 vehicle simulation
empire1-1

Empire: Wargame of the Century

DOS19874/5 strategy