Abandonware DOS title

The most popular PvP (player VS player) games

Of all the multiplayer modes available for a game, PvP (Player VS Player) is one of the most appreciated. The thrill of competing in some way against a human opponent is something that changes the way you're playing and is often completely different than fighting a computer opponent. In fact, the first games in history lacked a computer opponent (it needed more resources, more code, etc.), there was PvP before everything else.
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Fidelity Chessmaster 2100

DOS19893.8/5 The Software Toolworks
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Battle Chess 4000

DOS1992protected4/5 Interplay Productions
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Body Blows

DOS19934.1/5 Team 17
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Dark Reign 2

Windows XP/98/952000protected3.9/5 Pandemic Studios
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Sango Fighter

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinux1993freeware3.5/5 Panda Entertainment Technology Co.
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Warlords 2

DOS19934.1/5 SSG Strategic Studies Group
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Bang! Bang!

Windows 3.x19903.8/5
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Risk: the World Conquest Game

DOS19893.8/5 Mastertronic
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Archon: the Light and the Dark

DOS19844.2/5 Free Fall Associates
Archon: The Light and the Dark is an abandoned DOS fantasy blend of strategy and action game, developed by Free Fall Associates and published for DOS by Electronic Arts in 1984. Archon and its sequels are a unique mix of chess-like turn-based strategy and arcade action games. Take chess and add the fact that every time two pieces land on the same s...
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Rise of the Robots

DOS19943.2/5 Mirage Technologies
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QBasic Gorillas

DOS1991freeware4/5 Microsoft
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Knight Games

DOS19883.9/5 Mastertronic
Olympic games were something back in the 80s and the 90s: Winter Games, Summer Games, California Games, anything-you-can-think-of games. Some imaginative developer thought that the world needed a different kind of "multisport" action game and came up with he idea behind Knight Games.
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Conflict in Vietnam

DOS19864.2/5 MicroProse Software
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Gary Grigsby's War in Russia

DOS1993protected3.7/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
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Kings of the beach

DOS19884.1/5 Electronic Arts
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Tank Wars

DOS19904.1/5
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Monopoly Deluxe

DOSWindows 3.x19924/5 Parker Brothers
Monopoly Deluxe is an abandoned turn-based top-down Monopoly adaptation  of the classic board game, developed by Parker Brothers and released by Virgin Interactive in 1992. Monopoly Deluxe was published for DOS, Windows 3.1, and Macintosh.
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The Operative: No One Lives Forever

Windows XP/98/9520003.7/5 Monolith Productions
The Operative: No One Lives Forever is a first-person shooter with stealth gameplay elements, developed by Monolith Productions and released by Fox Interactive in 2000 for Windows, Mac and PS2. As Cate Archer, a spy working for a secret organization in the 60s, you have to find out who killed your colleagues. No One Lives Forever is the first of th...
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Blades of steel

DOS19904/5 Konami
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Clash of Steel

DOS1993protected3.9/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
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Army Men 2

Windows XP/98/951998protected4/5 The 3DO Company
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Sensible World of Soccer 96/97

DOS1996protected3.7/5 Sensible Software
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Wing Commander: Armada

DOS1994protected4/5 Origin Systems
Wing Commander: Armada is space combat simulation game developed by Origin Systems and released by Electronic Arts in 1994 for DOS. Wing Commander: Armada is part of the Wing Commander game series and was published before Wind Commander III. Armada is focused on multiplayer battles but it can be played in single player mode too. It features differe...
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Fantasy General

DOS1996protected4.2/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
Fantasy General is a hex-based turn-based strategy fantasy wargame. The player can duel either against a computer or a human opponent or even take part in a longer campaign. There are two sides to chose from, one good and one evil, each with unique and colorful units.
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Mario Bros VGA

DOS1990remake3.9/5
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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Street Fighter

DOS19883.7/5 Capcom
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Chessmaster 9000

Windows XP/98/95Mac2002protected4.2/5 UBI Soft
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Worms

DOS1995protecteddemo4.1/5 Team 17
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Ultra Mortal Kombat Vendetta

Windows XP/98/952001freeware3.8/5
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Kaiser

DOS19924/5