Abandonware DOS title

Games set in a urban environment sorted by release date

There are a lot of games that take place in urban environments. Cities from any epoch (both ancient and modern) were often used as the setting, or even for the purpose, for any kind of game: simulation, strategy, action, etc. Think about a medieval town, an ancient city, a modern metropolis, a futuristic megalopolis; you can bet that someone used one of these as the setting of a successful game.
plan9-4

Plan 9 From Outer Space

DOS19923.6/5 Gremlin Graphics / Gremlin Interactive
postman-pat-3-02

Postman Pat 3: To the Rescue

DOS19923.5/5 Alternative Software
robocop-3-07

Robocop 3

DOS19923.9/5 Digital Image Design
an-american-tail-west-02

An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

DOS19934.1/5 Manley Associates
bloodnet-4

BloodNet

DOS1993protected4/5 MicroProse Software
BloodNet is a blend of point & click adventure (it has puzzles and an adventure style dialogue system) and RPG (player statistics, combat, random encounters), set in a dark cyberpunk New York. BloodNet was developed and published by MicroProse software in 1993. You are Ransom Stark who's goal in the game is to defeat a vampire called Van Helsin...
blue-force-5

Blue Force

DOS19934.2/5 Tsunami Media
crime-city-05

Crime City

DOS19934/5
eagle-eye-mysteries1-01

Eagle Eye Mysteries: The Original

DOS19934/5 Stormfront Studios
gabrielknight-5

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers

DOSWindows 3.xMac1993protecteddemo4.2/5 Sierra On-Line
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...
homey-d-clown-01

Homey D. Clown

DOS19933.5/5 Synergistic Software
sam-and-max-01

Sam and Max Hit the Road

DOSWindows XP/98/95LinuxMac1993protecteddemo3.8/5 LucasArts
Sam & Max Hit the Road is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by LucasArts. It was released in 1993 and is based on the characters Sam and Max created by comic artist Steve Purcell. The game follows the titular characters, Sam, a detective canine, and Max, a hyperkinetic rabbity thing, as they embark on a bizarre and humoro...
simcity2000-1

SimCity 2000

DOSWindows 3.xWindows XP/98/951993protected4.2/5 Maxis
SimCity 2000 is a classic city building simulation, part of the popular SimCity series, developed by Maxis and designed by Will Wright. SimCity 2000 is a huge step up from the 2D predecessor SimCity and boasts improvements like: isometric view, underground, water pipes, subways, new buildings like prisons, schools, libraries, museums, etc.
syndicate-5

Syndicate

DOS1993protected4.2/5 Bullfrog
bluesbrothers2-1

The Blues Brothers 2: Jukebox Adventure

DOS19933.8/5 Titus Interactive
bass-1

Beneath a Steel Sky

DOS1994freeware4/5 Revolution Software
dreamweb-hotel1

Dreamweb

DOS1994freeware4.1/5 Creative reality
Dreamweb is a top-down point and click adventure set in a dark, cyberpunk city. You play as Ryan who has strange, violent, dreams. A top down perspective and the sheer number of items your character can pick up are just two of the peculiarities of this game. Dreamweb was developed by Creative Reality and published by Empire Interactive for DOS in 1...
eagleeyemystlondon-4

Eagle Eye Mysteries in London

DOS19944/5 Stormfront Studios
eternauta-02

L'Eternauta: Gli Invasori della Città Eterna

DOS19942.9/5 Holodream Software
noctropolis-05

Noctropolis

DOS1994protected4/5 Flashpoint Productions
quarantine-4

Quarantine

DOS19944/5 Imagexcel
Quarantine is a futuristic racing/driving game released by GameTek in 1994 for DOS. Quarantine is set in a dark dystopian futuristic city where the player drives around in a taxi cab, picking up passengers and killing everyone else. If you loved Carmageddon, you will also like Quarantine. Stay away if you don't like gratuitous violence, gore and bl...
sim-tower-5

SimTower

Windows 3.x19944.1/5 OPeNBooK Co.
SimTower is an old Windows 3.x (1994) building and business simulation game where the player is tasked with the management of a skyscraper nonetheless. Raise floors, build apartments, shops, offices and try to avoid bankruptcy if you can. SimTower spawned some similar games for mobile devices, most notably the wonderful Tiny Tower, It's surprisingl...
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Surf Ninjas

DOS19943.5/5 Creative Edge Software
under-a-killing-moon-02

Tex Murphy: Under a Killing Moon

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac1994protected4/5 Access Software
the-clue-01

The Clue!

DOS1994freeware3.9/5 neo Software Produktions
yellowkid-1

Yellow Kid: Giallo al Circo

DOS19943.1/5 Holodream Software
bureau-13-02

Bureau 13

DOS19953.8/5 Take-Two Interactive
caesar2-3

Caesar 2

DOS19954.2/5 Impressions Games
gabriel-knight-2-03

Gabriel Knight 2: The Beast Within

DOSWindows XP/98/95MacWindows 3.x1995protecteddemo4.1/5 Sierra On-Line
Gabriel Knight 2: The Beast Within is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line. It was released in 1995 as a sequel to the original Gabriel Knight game, "Sins of the Fathers". The game was designed by Jane Jensen, who also wrote the story and script.In GK2 The Beast Within, players assume the role of Gabriel Knight...
space-quest-6-05

Space Quest 6: Roger Wilco in The Spinal Frontier

DOSWindows XP/98/951995protecteddemo4/5 Sierra On-Line