Abandonware DOS title

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

DOSMac OS1984freeware4.2/5 adventure
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a humorous free text adventure game based on the novel of the same name written by Douglas Adams (if you never read it, shame on you!). The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy was designed by Douglas Adams himself and interactive fiction god Steve Eric Meretzky, it was released by Infocom in 1984 for DOS and for...
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The Humans

DOS1993protected4.2/5 puzzle
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Toyota Celica GT Rally

DOS19924.2/5 racing
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V for victory: Market-Garden

DOS1993protected4.2/5 strategy
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Worms

DOS1995protecteddemo4.2/5 strategy
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Zoom!

DOS19884.2/5 puzzle
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Zork I: The Great Underground Empire

DOS19824.2/5 adventure
Zork is one of the most popular text-adventures and one of the first interactive fiction games ever created. The first Zork was developed in the seventies and ported on various platform by Infocom in the early 80s. Infocom was one of the most prolific developers of text-adventures for home computers and created memorable interactive fiction ga...
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Blade Runner

Windows XP/98/95LinuxMac OS1997protected4.2/5 adventure
Blade Runner is one of those point & click adventure games that somewhat manages to fully capture the spirit of a cult movie without copying the original plot. Fans of the Blade Runner movie will enjoy this game, even without Harrison Ford. Blade Runner was developed by Westwood Studios and released in 1997 by Virgin.
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Dope Wars

Windows XP/98/9519984.2/5 simulation
Dope Wars is a text-based simulation game that originated as a DOS program in the early 1980s, but gained popularity in its Windows version released in 1998. The game puts players in the role of a drug dealer navigating the underground economy of buying, selling, and transporting various illegal substances.In the Windows version of the game, player...
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Test Drive

DOS19874.2/5 racing
Test Drive is an abandoned racing game developed by Distinctive Software and released by Accolade in 1987 for DOS and Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64. This is the game that started the whole Test Drive franchise. Gameplay is fairly simple and consists of driving sports cars on a mountain road while avoiding police cars.
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Axis and Allies

Windows XP/98/9519984.2/5 strategy
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EF 2000

DOS19954.2/5 vehicle simulation
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Asterix and Obelix

DOS19964.2/5 action
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The Elder Scrolls: Arena

DOS1994freeware4.2/5 rpg
The Elder Scrolls: Arena is the first installment in the highly acclaimed Elder Scrolls series of fantasy ARPG (action role-playing games), developed and published by Bethesda Softworks. It was initially released in 1994. Arena is set in the continent of Tamriel, which later becomes the central location for all the Elder Scrolls games (Skyrim,...
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Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers

DOSWindows 3.xMac OS1993protecteddemo4.2/5 adventure
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line. It was released in 1993 and designed by Jane Jensen. The game is the first installment in the Gabriel Knight series.The story revolves around Gabriel Knight, a struggling writer living in New Orleans. He inherits a bookstore from his d...
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Lucky Luke

Windows XP/98/9519974.2/5 action
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Spear of Destiny

DOS19924.2/5 shooter
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Conquests of the Longbow: The Legend of Robin Hood

DOS1991protected4.2/5 adventure
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Ultima 5: Warriors of Destiny

DOS19884.2/5 rpg
Ultima V: Warriors of Destiny is a role-playing video game developed and published by Origin Systems in 1988. It is the fifth installment in the highly influential Ultima series, created by Richard Garriott. Initially released for the Apple II and Commodore 64, it was later ported to DOS, Atari ST, Amiga, and other platforms. The story pi...
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Wordstar 4

DOS19864.2/5 application
WordStar 4 was a popular word processing software program during the early days of personal computing. WordStar 4 included features typical of word processors in that era, allowing users to create, edit, and format documents. It used a command-driven interface, where users would enter specific commands to perform various tasks. The software wa...
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Dizzy: Prince of the Yolkfolk

DOS19934.2/5 action-adventure
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Quest for Glory 2: Trial by Fire

DOS1990protected4.2/5 adventure
Quest for Glory 2: Trial by Fire is a the second chapter in the Sierra beloved Quest for Glory series. Trial by Fire is an adventure game with RPG elements (at the very start the player must choose a class from the three available: fighter, wizard, thief) set in a fantasy setting inspired by Middle East lore. It was developed ad released by Sierra ...
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System Shock 2

Windows XP/98/95LinuxMac OS1999protected4.2/5 action-adventure
System Shock 2 is a first-person action role-playing video game developed by Irrational Games and Looking Glass Studios. It was released in 1999 and is known for its innovative gameplay, atmospheric setting, and deep narrative.The game is set in a futuristic cyberpunk universe aboard the starship Von Braun in the year 2114. Players assume the role ...
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Ascendancy

DOS19954.2/5 strategy
Ascendancy is a science fiction themed turn-based strategy game developed by The Logic Factory and released in 1995 for DOS. Ascendancy is a classic 4X game (eXpand, eXplore, eXploit, eXterminate), similar to Master of Orion, yet with a few differences such as a technology tree.
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Castles 2: Siege and Conquest

DOSMac OS1992protected4.2/5 strategy
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Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars

DOS19904.2/5 action
Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars is a platform video game developed by id Software and published by Apogee Software in 1990 as shareware for MS-DOS. The game follows the adventures of an eight-year-old genius named Billy Blaze, who uses his homemade spaceship to travel to various alien planets to save the Earth from alien invaders known as V...
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Commander Keen 3: Keen Must Die!

DOS1990protected4.2/5 action
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Hook

DOS19924.2/5 adventure
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Operation Bodycount

DOS19944.2/5 shooter