Abandonware DOS title

Abandonware rpg games sorted by release date

In a Role-Playing Game (RPG), players control one or more characters in a fictional world, be it fantasy-oriented, contemporary, sci-fi, etc. RPGs follow up on traditional tabletop role-playing games features, including narrative threads full of obstacles and enigmas, character development, combat systems, or complex inventories.
hardnova-9

Hard Nova

DOS19903.8/5 top-down party-based RPG
lordrings1-2

J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, Vol. I

DOS19904/5 top-down party-based RPG
J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, Vol. I is an abandoned fantasy top-down DOS RPG game set in the The Lord of the Rings universe. The Lord of the Rings I was developed and released by Interplay Productions in 1990. The Lord of the Rings, Vol. I is based on the popular The Lord Of The Rings book by J.R.R. Tolkien and it's focused on the f...
keysmaramon-2

Keys to Maramon

DOS19903.9/5 top-down party-based RPG
legend-faerghail-03

Legend of Faerghail

DOS19903.9/5 first-person party-based RPG
lords-of-doom-02

Lords of Doom

DOS19904.1/5 first-person party-based RPG
megatraveller1-4

MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy

DOS19903.9/5 top-down party-based RPG
MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy is a science fiction role-playing game (RPG) released in 1990. The Zhodani Conspiracy is the first installment in the MegaTraveller series and was developed by Paragon Software.MegaTraveller 1 takes place in the Traveller universe's Third Imperium, a vast interstellar empire. The plot revolves around a c...
secret-silver-blades-03

Secret of the Silver Blades

DOSMac1990protected4.1/5
Secret of the Silver Blades is a fantasy RPG set in the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons universe, developed and released by SSI Strategic Simulations Inc. in 1990 for DOS, Macintosh, Amiga and Commodore 64 systems. Secret of the Silver Blades is part of the Pool of Radiance series and uses the same "GoldBox" engine with isometric turn-based combat ...
sorcerian-2

Sorcerian

DOS19904/5 JRPG, action RPG, metroidvania
space-1889-06

Space 1889

DOS19903.9/5 top-down party-based RPG, board game
Space 1889 is an abandoned top down RPG developed by Paragon Software and released in 1990 for DOS, Atari ST and Amiga. Space 1889 setting is classic science fiction, but is set in the Victorian. It's worth noting that Space 1889 is loosely based on the tabletop game of the same name.
spiritexc-1

Spirit of Excalibur

DOS19903.8/5 action RPG
bardstale3-2

The Bard's Tale 3: Thief of Fate

DOS19904.2/5 dungeon crawl, first-person party-based RPG
tunnels-and-trolls-02

Tunnels & Trolls: Crusaders of Khazan

DOS19904.1/5 top-down party-based RPG
ultima6-3

Ultima 6: The False Prophet

DOS1990protected4.2/5 sandbox RPG, top-down party-based RPG
wizardry-6-4

Wizardry 6: Bane of the Cosmic Forge

DOSLinuxMac1990protected4.1/5 dungeon crawl, first-person party-based RPG
savageempire-6

Worlds of Ultima: The Savage Empire

DOS1990freeware4/5 top-down party-based RPG
After the success of Ultima 6: The False Prophet, Origin decided to "create worlds" not part of the popular Ultima series (strictly speaking) using the same engine of Ultima 6. They came up with two games: The Savage Empire and Martian Dreams. The Savage Empire is set in a stone age-like world and features prehistoric tribes, dinosaurs, insectoid a...
xenomorph-02

Xenomorph

DOS19904/5
zeliard-3

Zeliard

DOS19904.1/5 JRPG, action RPG, metroidvania
Zeliard is a fantasy platformer - JRPG hybrid with metroidvania gameplay elements developed by Game Arts and released for DOS in 1990. Zeliard is a single-player game.
ancients1-deathwatch-01

Ancients 1: Deathwatch

DOS19913.8/5 first-person party-based RPG
conancimmerian-3

Conan: the Cimmerian

DOS19914.2/5 action RPG
deathknightskrynn-1

Death Knights of Krynn

DOS1991protected4/5
dragonflight-01

Dragonflight

DOS19913.6/5 top-down party-based RPG
duskgods-2

Dusk of the Gods

DOS19913.7/5
eotb1-4

Eye of the Beholder

DOS1991protected4.2/5 first-person party-based RPG, dungeon crawl
eotb2-4

Eye of the Beholder 2: The Legend of Darkmoon

DOS1991protecteddemo4.3/5 first-person party-based RPG, dungeon crawl
Eye of the Beholder II: The Legend of Darkmoon is a first-person party-based role-playing game (RPG) developed by Westwood Associates and published by Strategic Simulations, Inc. (SSI). It was released in 1991 as a sequel to the successful "Eye of the Beholder" game.Set in the Dungeons & Dragons universe, specifically the Forgotten Realms ...
eotb3-3

Eye of the beholder 3: Assault on Myth Drannor

DOS1991protected3.9/5 first-person party-based RPG, dungeon crawl
gatewayfrontier-2

Gateway to the Savage Frontier

DOS1991protected4.1/5
heroquest-1

HeroQuest

DOSMac19913.9/5 dungeon crawl, board game
HeroQuest is a classic video game adaptation of the popular board game HeroQuest, released in 1991 by Gremlin Interactive. HeroQuest faithfully recreates the turn-based, dungeon-crawling, and role-playing gameplay of the board game. Players take on the roles of different heroes, including a barbarian, dwarf, elf, and wizard, as they explo...
megatraveller2-1

MegaTraveller 2: Quest for the Ancients

DOS19913.6/5 top-down party-based RPG
MegaTraveller 2: Quest for the Ancients is the sequel to MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy. It is a science fiction role-playing game (RPG) released in 1991, developed by Paragon Software. Like its predecessor, MegaTraveller 2 is set in the expansive Traveller universe.In MegaTraveller 2, players continue their journey in the Third Imperium, ...
mightmagic3-1

Might and Magic 3: Isles of Terra

DOS1991protected4/5 first-person party-based RPG
moraff-world-03

Moraff's World

DOS19913.5/5 dungeon crawl