The best based on a novel games
DOS1990protected4.3/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
DOS19924.3/5 Oxford Digital Enterprises
Windows XP/98/9519984.2/5 Westwood Studios
Dune 2000 is an abandoned science fiction classic real-time strategy game based on the popular Dune franchise. The Dune "universe" took form in the books of science fiction writer Frank Herbert and went on to include movies, TV series, comics, and of course video games. Dune 2000 is one of the finest RTS of its era; it was developed by We...
DOS19904.2/5 Rowan Software
DOS19874.2/5 Opera Soft
La Abadía del Crimen (The Abbey of Crime) is an action-adventure developed in Spain by Paco Menéndez in the mid-1980s. It was initially created for the Amstrad CPC and later ported to other popular home computer systems of the time, such as the ZX Spectrum and MSX. The game was released in 1987.
DOS19924.2/5 Westwood Studios
Dune II, released in 1992, is a pioneering real-time strategy game developed by Westwood Studios. Set in the world of Frank Herbert's Dune, players command noble houses in a battle for control over the planet Arrakis. With base-building, resource management, and tactical combat, the game introduced key elements of the genre and influenced future RT...
DOS19914.2/5 Synergistic Software
DOS19904.2/5 Oxford Digital Enterprises
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a humorous free text adventure game based on the novel of the same name written by Douglas Adams (if you never read it, shame on you!). The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy was designed by Douglas Adams himself and interactive fiction god Steve Eric Meretzky, it was released by Infocom in 1984 for DOS and for...
DOS19954.2/5 Perfect Entertainment
DOS19964.1/5 Perfect Entertainment
DOS19864.1/5 Beam Software
DOS1995protected4.1/5 Chaosium Inc.
DOS19924.1/5 Cryo Interactive Entertainment
DOS19924.1/5 Shadow Software
DOS1991protected4.1/5 Artech Studios
DOS19874.1/5 Sierra On-Line
DOS19924.1/5 Legend Entertainment
Frederik Pohl's Gateway is one of the best abandoned adventures games from Legend Entertainment. Gateway is an interactive fiction with graphics and an improved interface (unusual for IFs), based on the Frederik Pohl's novel Gateway. Tt was designed by Michael Verdu and Glen R. Dahlgren and published by Legend Entertainment in 1992.
DOS19974.1/5 Papyrus Design Group
DOS1995protected4.1/5 Legend Entertainment
DOS1995protected4.1/5 The Dreamers Guild
DOS19954.1/5 Clipper Software
DOS19904.1/5 Westwood Studios
Circuit's Edge is a single-player science fiction blend of adventure game and RPG, developed by Westwood Studios and released by Infocom in 1990. Circuit's Edge is based on George Alec Effinger's cyberpunk novel "When Gravity Fails".
DOSMac19874.1/5 Oxford Digital Enterprises
DOS19894/5 MicroProse Software