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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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Adventure games

  • monkey1-2
    DOS1990protected4.3/5 LucasArts

    The Secret of Monkey Island is perhaps the most popular point and click adventure game developed by Lucasfilm Games and designed by the trio Ron Gilbert, Dave Grossman and Tim Schafer. In Monkey Island you're the would-be pirate Guybrush Threepwood on a quest to become a fearsome pirate in the Caribbean. Monkey Island uses one of the most friendlie...

  • lslarry1-1
    DOS1987NSFW4.3/5 Sierra On-Line

    Leisure Suit Larry: In the Land of the Lounge Lizards is the first adventure of the Leisure Suit Larry series, created by Al Lowe and published by Sierra On-Line. As a virgin male in his forties, your goal is to, well, find the woman of your dreams. In 1991 Sierra released a VGA remake.

  • amazon-eden-01
    DOS19924.3/5 Access Software
  • herosquest-1
    DOS19894.3/5 Sierra On-Line
  • monkey2-3
    DOS1991protected4.3/5 LucasArts

    Monkey Island 2 is the second game of the Monkey Island series, a point and click adventure game set in a world of pirates and mysterious treasures. Monkey Island 2 utilizes a command-based SCUMM interface and a branching dialogue system.

  • loom-11
    DOSLinuxMac1990protected4.3/5 LucasArts

    Loom is one of the first graphic adventures released by Lucasfilm Games. It was designed by Brian Moriarty and it follows a fantasy theme. There's no inventory and it lacks classic commands like "look", "take", etc. You can play tunes using a combination of notes in order to interact with the world.

  • policequest1-2
    DOS19874.3/5 Sierra On-Line

    Police Quest: In Pursuit of the Death Angel is a classic adventure game designed by Jim Walls, developed and released by Sierra On-Line in 1987 for DOS, Amiga, Atari ST, Apple II. Police Quest: In Pursuit of the Death Angel is the first chapter in the Police Quest series.

  • carmen-sandiego-world-01
    DOS19854.3/5 Broderbund
  • broken-sword-2-02
    Windows XP/98/951997protected4.3/5 Revolution Software
  • kingsquest1-1
    DOS19844.3/5 Sierra On-Line

    King's Quest: Quest for the Crown is the first game in the popular series of King's Quest. Developed by Sierra On-line, King's Quest is an early adventure game (one of the first animated adventures), a step up from the classic graphical interactive fiction of the time. The player can use the keyword both to move the character around the game world ...

  • runaway-city-04
    DOS1995NSFW4.3/5 JAST USA
  • bat2-1
    DOS19924.2/5 Computer's dream
  • freddy-pharkas-04
    DOSWindows XP/98/95Windows 3.xMac1993protected4.2/5 Sierra On-Line

    Freddy Pharkas: Frontier Pharmacist is a comedy point & click adventure game set in the old American West designed by Al Lowe and Josh Mandel, developed and released by Sierra On-Line in 1993 for DOS, Windows and Macintosh. Initially released on floppy, Freddy Pharkas was later re-released on CD-ROM as a new edition.

  • phantasmagoria-02
    Windows XP/98/95DOSMac1995protected4.2/5 Sierra On-Line
  • indianafateatlantis-2
    DOS1992protected4.2/5 LucasArts

    Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis is a graphical point and click adventure game created by LucasArts and published in 1992, based on the popular movie character. As the famous archaeologist Indiana Jones, you will travel the world searching for the mythical land of Atlantis. Fate of Atlantis is the sequel to the acclaimed Indiana Jones and the...

  • spacequest1-3
    DOSMac19864.2/5 Sierra On-Line

    Space Quest: The Sarien Encounter is an abandoned adventure game designed by Mark Crowe and Scott Murphy, developed by Sierra On-Line and released in 1986 for DOS. Space Quest: The Sarien Encounter is the first game in the Space Quest series with protagonist the clumsy Roger Wilco and it's one of the most popular AGI adventures created by Sierra in...

  • broken-sword-1-01
    Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac2009protected4.2/5 Revolution Software
  • gobliiins-3
    DOSMac1991protected4.2/5 Coktel Vision

    Gobliiins is a peculiar adventure game designed by Pierre Gilhodes, developed by French company Coktel Vision and released by Sierra On-Line in 1991 for DOS, Mac, Amiga and Atari ST. In Gobliiins, you control multiple goblins and you must find a way to progress to the next area by solving typical adventure puzzles. The story is almost non-exis...

  • legend-of-the-sword-03
    DOS19884.2/5 Silicon Software
  • pq4-1
    DOSWindows 3.x1993protected4.2/5 Sierra On-Line
  • zork-nemesis-01
    DOSWindows XP/98/95Mac1996protected4.2/5 Zombie Studios
  • indylastcrusade-4
    DOS1989protected4.2/5 LucasArts

    Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is a point & click adventure developed by LucasFilm. INJaLC uses the widely known Scumm interface, with the addition of the Look and Talk verbs, not included in the previous games. Another innovation is the IQ point system, similar to the one present in every Sierra Online game.

  • blade-runner-10
    Windows XP/98/95Linux1997protected4.2/5 Westwood Studios

    Blade Runner is one of those point & click adventure games that somewhat manages to fully capture the spirit of a cult movie without copying the original plot. Fans of the Blade Runner movie will enjoy this game, even without Harrison Ford.

  • full-throttle-02
    DOS1995protected4.2/5 LucasArts
  • maniacmansion-1
    DOSLinuxMac1987protected4.2/5 LucasArts

    Maniac Mansion is one of the most famous point and click adventure games developed by Lucasfilm Games and designed by Ron Gilbert (who later created Monkey Island) and Gary Winnick. The story is a blend of old sci-fi and horror B movie. You can choose between many characters, each one with a peculiar ability useful to solve some of the puzzles. Man...

  • zork2-2
    DOS19834.2/5 Infocom
  • 9-princes-in-amber-02
    DOS19854.2/5 Telarium
  • maupiti-island-02
    DOS19914.2/5 Lankhor
  • sherlockserrated-1
  • eco-quest-1-01
    DOS19914.2/5 Sierra On-Line