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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.

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  • akalabeth-4

    Akalabeth is a RPG game allegedly developed in just one summer by the Ultima franchise creator Richard Garriott. It's a dungeon crawler with wire-frame black and white graphics. Akalabeth is played in both first person 3d and top down view points.

  • wizardry1-splash
    DOS19813.9/5 dungeon crawl, first-person party-based RPG

    Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord is a role-playing video game that was first released in 1981. It's one of the pioneering titles in the dungeon-crawling genre and one of the first computer role-playing games (CRPGs).Developed by Andrew C. Greenberg and Robert Woodhead, and published by Sir-Tech, Wizardry was initially released for the ...

  • wizardry2-1
    DOS19823.9/5 dungeon crawl, first-person party-based RPG
  • beneath-apple-manor-04
    DOS1983freeware4.1/5 roguelike
  • oubliette-3
    DOS19833.3/5 dungeon crawl, roguelike
  • rescuerigel-1
  • ultima2-08
    DOS19834/5 top-down party-based RPG

    The second chapter of the Ultima saga is much similar to the first one (same top down visual, same dungeon 3d visual, same gameplay), although there are many small improvements. The series begins to take the shape of the detailed, deep, rpg saga that gamers will always remember.

  • wizardry-3-01
    DOS19833.8/5 dungeon crawl, first-person party-based RPG
  • dnd_text-02
    DOS19844.1/5 dungeon crawl, roguelike
  • hack-5
    DOS1984freeware3.8/5 dungeon crawl, roguelike
  • icon-ring-04
    DOS19843.6/5 dungeon crawl, action RPG
  • rogue-1
    Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac19844.2/5 dungeon crawl, roguelike

    Rogue is one of the first RPGs in the history of video gaming. It's a text-based dungeon crawler in which you have to fight your way in the dungeon to recover the Amulet of Yendor. Rogue became popular around 1980 on mainframes and later ported to various platforms, including DOS in 1984. Rogue is simply the father of all the roguelike games that c...

  • amuletyendor-4
    DOS19853.6/5 roguelike
  • auto-duel-05
    DOS19853.8/5 board game, vehicular combat, action RPG

    Autoduel is an abandoned top-down open world post apocalyptic RPG/driving game hybrid designed by Chuck Bueche and Richard Garriott of Ultima fame. Autoduel was developed by Origin Systems and was released in 1985 for DOS, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, C64, Apple II, Macintosh, Amiga. Autoduel is based on a board game designed by Steve Jackson himself.

  • cave-quest-05
  • telengard-2
    DOS1985freeware3.4/5 dungeon crawl
  • templeapshai-4
    DOS19853.4/5 dungeon crawl

    Temple of Apshai Trilogy is a compilation of three remade abandoned (very) old school RPGs. Temple of Apshai Trilogy was developed by Epyx and released in 1985 for DOS, Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari ST, Atari 8-bit, C64. All the games included in Temple of Apshai Trilogy are part of the Dunjonquest game series.

  • ultima3-2
    DOS19854.1/5 top-down party-based RPG
  • ultima4-2
    DOS1985freeware4.1/5 sandbox RPG, top-down party-based RPG

    Ultima IV is remembered as one of the best Ultima games ever released, designed as usual by Richard Garriott. Garriott took the Ultima series to a whole new level by introducing the eight virtues: honesty, compassion, valor, justice, sacrifice, honor, spirituality, humility. Ultima IV started the trilogy known as "Age of Enlightenment".

  • larn-5
    DOS1986freeware4/5 dungeon crawl, roguelike
  • starflight-3
    DOS19864.2/5 sandbox RPG

    Starflight is a classic space exploration and role-playing video game released in 1986 by Binary Systems and published by Electronic Arts. It is known for its innovative gameplay, as well as its open-ended approach to space exploration and storytelling.The game is set in a massive, procedurally generated universe with thousands of star systems to e...

  • tera-03
  • adventure-construction-set-1

    Adventure Construction Set is an abandoned application developed by Stuart Smith and published for DOS, Amiga, Apple II and Commodore 64 by Electronic Arts in 1987. As the name suggests, ACS is a game-building system (we're talking about adventure RPGs) that lets you edit maps, items, creatures, etc. Included with ACS is a complete game called...

  • le-maitres-des-ames-03
    DOS19873/5 first-person party-based RPG
  • mightmagic1-3
    DOS19874/5 first-person party-based RPG

    Might and Magic Book One: The Secret of the Inner Sanctum is a classic first-person role-playing video game (RPG) released in 1986 for DOS and other platforms. It was developed and published by New World Computing and designed by Jon Van Caneghem. This game is considered one of the pioneers of the RPG genre.

  • mission-mainframe-04
    DOS19873.8/5 board game
  • moebius-1
    DOS19873.4/5 action RPG
  • nethack-2
    DOS1987freeware3.7/5 dungeon crawl, roguelike
  • phantasie1-2
    DOS1987protected3.8/5 top-down party-based RPG
  • phantasie_3-1
    DOS19874.1/5 top-down party-based RPG