Abandonware DOS title

The most popular 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).

Recently added and trending adventure games

Silicon Dreams
adventureDOS
James Clavell's Shogun
adventureDOS
Code-Name: Iceman
adventureDOS
truelove-7

True Love

Windows XP/98/951995NSFW4.1/5 visual novel, point and click adventure
True Love is abandoned visual novel and dating simulation developed by Software House Parsley and released by JAST USA in 1995 for Windows. True Love is one of the many erotic anime-style visual novels released in the 1990s.
lslarry1-1

Leisure Suit Larry 1: In the Land of the Lounge Lizards

DOS1987NSFW4.3/5 graphic adventure with text parser
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.
kingsquest1-1

King's Quest 1: Quest for the Crown

DOS19844.3/5 graphic adventure with text parser
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 ...
monkey1-2

The Secret of Monkey Island

DOS1990protecteddemo4.3/5 point and click adventure
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...
policequest1-2

Police Quest 1: In Pursuit of the Death Angel

DOS19874.2/5 graphic adventure with text parser
Police Quest: In Pursuit of the Death Angel is an adventure game released in 1987 by Sierra On-Line, designed by former police officer Jim Walls. It's the first installment in the Police Quest series and is known for its realistic portrayal of police procedures.In the game, you play as Sonny Bonds, a police officer in the fictional city of Lytton, ...
spacequest1-3

Space Quest 1: The Sarien Encounter

DOSMac OS19864.3/5 graphic adventure with text parser
Space Quest I: The Sarien Encounter is a graphic adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line, released in 1986. It was created by the duo of Scott Murphy and Mark Crowe, who later became known as the "Two Guys from Andromeda". The game is renowned for its humor and engaging story set in a science fiction universe.In Space Quest I playe...
1893-world-fair-04

1893: A World's Fair Mystery

Windows XP/98/95Mac OS20033.6/5 interactive fiction
1893: A World's Fair Mystery is an interactive fiction game developed by the American studio Illuminated Lantern and released in 2002. Set during the Chicago World's Columbian Exposition of 1893, the game combines historical fiction with mystery-solving gameplay.In 1893: A World's Fair Mystery, players take on the role of a detective investigating ...
blade-runner-10

Blade Runner

Windows XP/98/95LinuxMac OS1997protected4.2/5 point and click adventure
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. Blade Runner was developed by Westwood Studios and released in 1997 by Virgin.
legendkirandia-1

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,...
threesistersstory-1

Three Sisters' Story

DOS1999NSFW4.1/5 visual novel, point and click adventure
larry7-02

Leisure Suit Larry 7: Love for Sail

DOSWindows XP/98/95Mac OS1996protecteddemoNSFW4.1/5 point and click adventure
Leisure Suit Larry 7: Love for Sail! is a graphic adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line. It is the sixth installment in the Leisure Suit Larry series and was released in 1996. The game was designed by Al Lowe, the creator of the series, and it continued the humorous and adult-themed style that the series is known for. In Love for...
fairy-nights-win-01

Fairy Nights

Windows XP/98/952000NSFW4.1/5 visual novel
zork1-2

Zork I: The Great Underground Empire

DOS19824.2/5 interactive fiction
Zork is one of the most popular text-adventures and one of the first interactive fiction games ever created. The first Zork was developed in the seventies and ported on various platform by Infocom in the early 80s. Infocom was one of the most prolific developers of text-adventures for home computers and created memorable interactive fiction ga...
broken-sword-1-01

Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac OS2009protected4.2/5 point and click adventure
geisha-2

Geisha

DOS1990NSFW3.9/5 point and click adventure
ihnom-4

I have no Mouth and I Must Scream

DOS1995protected4.1/5 point and click adventure
sexolympics-1

Sex Olympics

DOS1990NSFW4/5 point and click adventure
larry2-1

Leisure Suit Larry 2: Goes Looking for Love (in Several Wrong Places)

DOS1988NSFW4.1/5 graphic adventure with text parser
thehobbit-1

The Hobbit

DOS19833.9/5 interactive fiction
herosquest-1

Hero's Quest: So you want to be a hero

DOS19894.2/5 point and click adventure
crescent-01

Crescent

DOS1993NSFW3.8/5 visual novel
darkseed-1

Dark Seed

DOS19924.1/5 point and click adventure
fatal-relation-02

Fatal Relations

Windows XP/98/951998NSFW4.1/5 visual novel, point and click adventure
larry3-2

Leisure Suit Larry 3: Passionate Patti in Pursuit of the Pulsating Pectorals

DOS1989NSFW4/5 graphic adventure with text parser
Leisure Suit Larry 3: Passionate Patti in Pursuit of the Pulsating Pectorals is a comedic adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line. It was released in 1989 as the third installment in the Leisure Suit Larry series, created by Al Lowe.In Larry 3, players once again control the lovable loser Larry Laffer, who is on a quest to find tru...
gabrielknight-5

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers

DOSWindows 3.xMac OS1993protecteddemo4.2/5 point and click adventure
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers is a point-and-click adventure game developed and published by Sierra On-Line. It was released in 1993 and designed by Jane Jensen. The game is the first installment in the Gabriel Knight series.The story revolves around Gabriel Knight, a struggling writer living in New Orleans. He inherits a bookstore from his d...
softporn-4

Softporn Adventure

DOS1981freewareNSFW4/5 interactive fiction
phantasmagoria-02

Phantasmagoria

Windows XP/98/95DOSMac OS1995protected4.2/5 point and click adventure, interactive movie
beavis-and-butthead-virtual-6

Beavis and Butt-Head in Virtual Stupidity

Windows XP/98/9519954/5 point and click adventure