Abandonware DOS title

Abandonware adventure games

Adventure games focus on cracking enigmas and exploring and contemplating the game world in a narrative-driven scenario. In order to progress within the story arc, the player has to interact with different items, the environment itself, and other non-playing characters (NPC in short).
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The Hobbit

DOS19833.9/5 interactive fiction
houndshadow-1

The Hound of Shadow

DOS19893.8/5 interactive fiction
islanddrbrain-1

The Island of Dr. Brain

DOS19923.7/5 puzzle adventure
journeyman-project-2-03

The Journeyman Project 2: Buried in Time

Windows XP/98/95Mac OSWindows 3.x1995protecteddemo4/5 puzzle adventure
The Journeyman Project 2: Buried in Time is a point-and-click adventure game developed by Presto Studios, released in 1995 as a sequel to The Journeyman Project. The Journeyman Project series is set in a future where time travel has been discovered and is regulated by a temporal security agency called the Temporal Security Annex (TSA). Players...
journeyman-project-3-02

The Journeyman Project 3: Legacy of Time

Windows XP/98/95Mac OS1998protected4.2/5 puzzle adventure
The Journeyman Project 3: Legacy of Time is the third chapter in The Journeyman Project series. It's a science fiction adventure game developed by Presto Studios, designed by Phil Saunders and published by Red Orb Entertainment in 1998 for Windows and Macintosh.
the-kristal-05

The Kristal

DOS19893.9/5 point and click adventure
the-last-express-06

The Last Express

DOSWindows XP/98/951997protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
lurkinghorror-1

The Lurking Horror

DOS19874.1/5 interactive fiction
manhole-masterpiece-03

The Manhole: CD-ROM Masterpiece Edition

Windows XP/98/95Windows 3.xMac OS1994protectedremake3.1/5 point and click adventure
skthemist-1

The mist

DOS19854/5 interactive fiction
orion-conspiracy-01

The Orion Conspiracy

DOS19953.5/5 point and click adventure
thepawn-4

The Pawn

DOS19864/5 interactive fiction
questfortimebird-1

The Quest for the Time-bird

DOS19893.9/5 point and click adventure
the-scoop-04

The Scoop

DOS19893.8/5 graphic adventure with text parser
monkey1-2

The Secret of Monkey Island

DOS1990protecteddemo4.3/5 point and click adventure
The Secret of Monkey Island is perhaps the most popular point and click adventure game developed by Lucasfilm Games and designed by the trio Ron Gilbert, Dave Grossman and Tim Schafer. In Monkey Island you're the would-be pirate Guybrush Threepwood on a quest to become a fearsome pirate in the Caribbean. Monkey Island uses one of the most friendlie...
shadowsmordor-3

The Shadows of Mordor

DOS19883.7/5 interactive fiction
the-summoning-03

The Summoning

DOS1992protected4/5 dungeon crawl
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The Third Courier

DOS19893.9/5
The Third Courier is an abandoned (atypical) adventure / role playing game set in Berlin during the cold war era and, of course, it's a spy game. The Third Courier was developed by Manley Associates and released by Accolade in 1989 for DOS, but it was also published for Amiga, Apple IIgs, Atari ST platforms.
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The Twilight Zone

DOS19884.2/5 graphic adventure with text parser
The Twilight Zone is an abandoned sci-fi themed adventure game based on the popular TV series of the same name. The Twilight zone released in 1988 by First Row Software Publishing for DOS and Amiga. At it's core, The Twilight Zone is a text adventure, so you have to type in commands, but it's supported by the graphics.
usurper-1

The Usurper

DOS19893.8/5 interactive fiction
the-witness-01

The Witness

DOS19834/5 interactive fiction
wizard-of-oz-02

The Wizard of Oz

DOS19853.9/5 interactive fiction
threesistersstory-1

Three Sisters' Story

DOS1999NSFW4.1/5 visual novel, point and click adventure
time-and-magik-03

Time and Magik: The Trilogy

DOS19884.1/5 interactive fiction
timequest-01

Timequest

DOS1991protected4.1/5 interactive fiction
toonstruck-02

Toonstruck

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac OS1996protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
touche-02

Touché: The Adventures of the Fifth Musketeer

DOS19954.1/5 point and click adventure
transylvania-1

Transylvania

DOS1986freeware4/5 interactive fiction