Abandonware DOS title

The best 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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King's Quest 3: To Heir is Human

DOSMac OS1986protected4.1/5 graphic adventure with text parser
King's Quest 3: To Heir is Human is a fantasy adventure game designed by Roberta Williams, developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1986 for DOS and for other platforms such as Apple 2, Amiga, Atari ST, Macintosh. King's Quest 3: To Heir is Human is also part of the King's quest series.
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Les Manley in: Lost in L.A.

DOS1991protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
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Runaway City

DOS1995NSFW4.1/5 visual novel
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The Last Express

DOSWindows XP/98/951997protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
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Eric the Unready

DOS1993protected4.1/5 interactive fiction
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I have no Mouth and I Must Scream

DOS1995protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
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Spellcasting 301: Spring Break

DOS1992protected4.1/5 interactive fiction
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Ween: The Prophecy

DOS19934.1/5 point and click adventure
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Discworld

DOS19954.1/5 point and click adventure
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Legend of Kyrandia

DOS19924.1/5 point and click adventure
The Legend of Kyrandia: Book One is the first installment in The Legend of Kyrandia series of point-and-click adventure games developed by Westwood Studios and released in 1992 for DOS, Amiga, Mac, etc.. The story revolves around Malcolm, who has seized power and turned Brandon's grandfather, Kallak, into stone. To save Kallak and the kingdom,...
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Mixed-up Mother Goose

DOS19874.1/5 graphic adventure with text parser
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Murder Club

DOSWindows XP/98/9519914.1/5 visual novel
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Plague of the Moon

DOS19944.1/5 point and click adventure
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Time and Magik: The Trilogy

DOS19884.1/5 interactive fiction
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Return to Zork

DOS19934.1/5 point and click adventure
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Rise of the Dragon

DOS19904.1/5 point and click adventure
Rise of the Dragon is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by Dynamix in 1990. It was originally released for MS-DOS and later ported to other platforms such as the Amiga and Sega CD. The game is set in a cyberpunk-inspired future Los Angeles, where the player assumes the role of William "Blade" Hunter, a private detective taske...
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Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders

DOS1988protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders is a graphic adventure game developed and published by Lucasfilm Games (now known as LucasArts). It was first released in 1988 for various platforms, including the Commodore 64, MS-DOS, Amiga, and others.The game follows the adventures of Zak McKracken, a tabloid newspaper reporter, as he uncovers a plot by a...
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The Lurking Horror

DOS19874.1/5 interactive fiction
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Day of the Tentacle

DOSMac OS1993protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
Day of the Tentacle is a point-and-click graphic adventure game developed and published by LucasArts. It was released in 1993 as a sequel to the game Maniac Mansion. The storyline revolves around three main characters: Bernard Bernoulli, Hoagie, and Laverne. The trio becomes entangled in a time-traveling escapade caused by the Purple Tentacle, an e...
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Trinity

DOS19864.1/5 interactive fiction
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The Colonel's Bequest

DOS1989protecteddemo4.1/5
The Colonel's Bequest is a graphic adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line. It was released in 1989 for various platforms, including MS-DOS, Amiga, and Atari ST. The game was created by Roberta Williams, co-founder of Sierra On-Line.The game is part of the "Laura Bow" series, with the full title being "Laura Bow: The Colonel's Bequ...
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Blue Force

DOS19934.1/5 point and click adventure
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Journey: The Quest Begins

DOS19894.1/5 interactive fiction
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The 11th Hour

Windows XP/98/951995protected4.1/5 puzzle adventure
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KGB

DOS19924.1/5 point and click adventure
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Space Quest 5: The Next Mutation

DOS1993protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
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Innocent Until Caught

DOS19934.1/5 point and click adventure
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Timequest

DOS1991protected4.1/5 interactive fiction
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Amazon: Guardians of Eden

DOS19924.1/5 point and click adventure
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Toonstruck

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