Abandonware DOS title

Ancient mythology

Every country with a past has its myths. Some are more popular than others. Egyptian gods, the greek pantheon, the norse gods are all part of mythologies that cinema, literature and video games exploited every time they could. Even DOS games developers took inspiration from some kind of mythology, from time to time.

Most popular mythology games

Zeus: Master of Olympus
simulationWindows XP/98/95
Gods
actionDOS
Fairy Nights
adventureWindows XP/98/95
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Altered Beast

DOS19904.1/5 Sega
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Archon: the Light and the Dark

DOS19844.2/5 Free Fall Associates
Archon: The Light and the Dark is an abandoned DOS fantasy blend of strategy and action game, developed by Free Fall Associates and published for DOS by Electronic Arts in 1984. Archon and its sequels are a unique mix of chess-like turn-based strategy and arcade action games. Take chess and add the fact that every time two pieces land on the same s...
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Artura

DOS19893.2/5 Arcadia Systems
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Brimstone

DOS19853.4/5 Synapse Software
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Conquests of Camelot: The Search for the Grail

DOS19904/5 Sierra On-Line
Conquests of Camelot: The Search for the Grail is an old DOS point and click adventure game designed by Christy Marx, developed and published by Sierra On-Line in 1990. As the title implies, Conquests of Camelot setting is based on the Arthurian legends.
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Daughter of Serpents

DOS19924/5 Eldritch Games
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Day of the Pharaoh

DOS19893/5 Chip
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Dusk of the Gods

DOS19913.7/5 Event Horizon
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Eye of Horus

DOS19894.1/5 Denton Designs
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Fairy Nights

Windows XP/98/952000NSFW4/5 Milky House
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God of Thunder

DOSWindows XP/98/951993freeware4.1/5 Adept Software
God of Thunder is a free computer role-playing game designed by Ron Davis, developed by Adept Software and released by Software Creations in 1993 for DOS and Windows platforms. God of Thunder is an action oriented RPG (sort of...) with strong puzzle elements with a norse mythology theme.
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Gods

DOS19914.2/5 Bitmap Brothers
Gods is a video game developed by The Bitmap Brothers and initially released in 1991. It is a platformer that combines action and puzzle-solving elements. The game was originally released for various platforms, including the Commodore Amiga, Atari ST, and MS-DOS.In Gods, players control a hero navigating through a series of levels filled with enemi...
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Heimdall

DOS19923.9/5 Core Design
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Heimdall 2: Into the Hall of Worlds

DOS19944.1/5 The 8th Day
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Hercules

Windows XP/98/951997protected3.9/5 Eurocom Developments
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ICON: Quest for the Ring

DOS19843.6/5 Macrocom
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King's Table: The Legend of Ragnarok

DOS1993protected4.1/5 Imagitec Design
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Myth

DOS19894.1/5 Magnetic Scrolls
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Pharaoh

Windows XP/98/951999protected4.2/5 Impressions Games
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Populous 2: Trials of the Olympian Gods

DOSMac1993protected4.2/5 Bullfrog
Populous 2: Trials of the Olympian Gods is an old sandbox strategy god-game. As the title suggests, the setting is more of less ancient Greek mythology and you're a god (hence the god-game label). Populous 2 is the sequel of the much acclaimed Populous, designed by Peter Molineaux. Populous 2 was developed by Bullfrog and published by Electronic Ar...
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Populous: The Beginning

Windows XP/98/951998protected4.2/5 Bullfrog
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Prophecy: The Viking Child

DOS19913.5/5 Imagitec Design
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Ragnarok

DOS1993freeware4.1/5 Gray Design Associates
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The Golden Fleece

DOS19894/5
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Ulises

DOS19893.5/5 Opera Soft
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Zeus: Master of Olympus

Windows XP/98/952000protected4.2/5 Impressions Games
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