Abandonware DOS title

The most popular hotseat games

Games supporting hotseat multiplayer mode can be played by more than one player (usually two) on the same PC taking turns playing the game. Many strategy games offer an hotseat multiplayer mode.
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Big Business

DOS19904.1/5 Off The Wall Productions
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Ocean Trader

DOS19954.1/5 Software 2000
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Emperor of the Fading Suns

Windows XP/98/9519964/5 Holistic Design
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1869

DOS19923.9/5 Max Design
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Jumpman Lives!

DOS1991remake4/5 Apogee Software
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Laser Squad

DOS19923.9/5 Target Games Limited
Laser Squad is an abandoned turn-based strategy/tactical game designed by Julian Gollop (the mind behind the X-COM series). Laser Squad was developed by Target Games Limited and released by MicroLeague Multimedia in 1992 for DOS and other 8-bit systems. Laser Squad is considered as a precursor of X-COM: Ufo Defense.
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Defender

DOS19834.2/5 Williams Entertainment
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Galaxian

DOS19834/5 Namco
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Rampart

DOS19924/5 Atari
Rampart is an abandoned mix of strategy and shooter game designed by Dave Ralston and John Salwitz, developed by Atari and released by Electronic Arts in 1992 for DOS. Rampart was converted from the original arcade version to a number of platforms, including Amiga, Atari ST, C64, Game Boy, Genesis, Lynx, NES, SEGA Master System, SNES. Rampart is a ...
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Bandit Kings of Ancient China

DOS19893.9/5 KOEI
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Solomon's Key

DOS19884.1/5 Probe Entertainment
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Nebulus

DOS19884.1/5 Hewson Consultants
Nebulus, also known as Tower Toppler in some regions, is a classic video game released in the 1980s. It was developed by John M. Phillips and published by Hewson Consultants. The game was initially released for various home computer systems, including the Commodore 64, Amiga, Atari ST, and others. It later saw ports to different platforms. Neb...
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Pinball Dreams 2

DOS1994protected3.1/5 21st Century Entertainment
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Battle Chess 2: Chinese Chess

DOS1990protected3.7/5 Interplay Productions
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Anacreon: Reconstruction 4021

DOS1987freeware3.9/5 Thinking Machine Associates
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.
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Laserwars

DOS19943.3/5
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John Madden Football

DOS19894/5 Electronic Arts
John Madden Football was the first of a series of american football sports games sponsored by the coach of the same name. The first John Madden Football is an abandoned game developed and released by Electronic Arts in 1988 for Apple II and Commodore 64 and later released for DOS (in 1989). The Madden series became extremely popular and the sequels...
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Clue Master Detective

DOS19894.3/5 Dalali Software
Clue Master Detective is an abandoned strategy game developed by Dalali Software and released by Leisure Genius in 1989 for DOS, Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, C64. Clue Master Detective is based on the well known board game Clue (also known as Cluedo). Clue can be played in single player, but the best gaming experience come from the multi-player mode.
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Penthouse Hot Numbers

DOS1993NSFW4.1/5 reLINE Software
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221B Baker Street

DOS19864/5 Datasoft
221B Baker Street is a turn-based strategy strategy game developed by Datasoft. 221B Baker Street is base on the tabletop game of the same name "221B Baker Street" and it plays in a very similar way, with dices, etc.
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Earl Weaver Baseball

DOS19874.3/5 Mirage Graphics
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Jack Nicklaus' Unlimited Golf & Course Design

DOS19903.7/5 Sculptured Software
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Big Sea: The Better One Will Win

DOS19944.1/5 Cyberdyne Systems
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The Battle of the Bulge: Tigers in the Snow

DOS1982protected3.8/5 Tactical Design Group
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Paperboy 2

DOS19914.1/5 Tengen
Paperboy 2 is the sequel to the much acclaimed coin-op arcade hit Paperboy in which you have to deliver newspapers to subscribers while avoiding every kind of obstacle. Paperboy 2 is an isometric action game developed by Tengen and was released by Mindscape in 1991 for a number of platform. The DOS version of the game is abandoned.
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Fantasy Empires

DOS1993protected3.9/5 Silicon Knights
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Toyota Celica GT Rally

DOS19924.2/5 Gremlin Graphics / Gremlin Interactive
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Nobunaga's Ambition

DOS19883.7/5 KOEI
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Gengis Khan

DOS19893.7/5 KOEI