Abandonware DOS title

Game company profile: Mindscape

Games by Mindscape

A chronological list of games published or developed by Mindscape from 1984 to 1996 on Abandonware DOS for DOS, Windows, Linux or Mac.
  • crime-and-punishment
  • forbidden-castle
    1985DOSadventure interactive fiction
  • james-bond-007-a-view-to-a-kill
    1985DOSadventure interactive fiction
  • rambo-first-blood-part-2
    1985DOSadventure interactive fiction
  • the-mist
    1985DOSadventure interactive fiction
  • voodoo-island
    1985DOSadventure interactive fiction
  • gauntlet
    1986DOSaction maze, dungeon crawl
  • james-bond-007-goldfinger
    1986DOSadventure interactive fiction
  • bad-street-brawler
    1987DOSaction beat 'em up
  • deja-vu-a-nightmare-comes-true
    1987DOSadventure point and click adventure
  • indiana-jones-revenge-of-the-ancients
    1987DOSadventure interactive fiction
  • infiltrator
    1987DOSsimulation flight simulation, third-person shooter
  • into-the-eagle-s-nest
    1987DOSshooter shoot 'em up
  • king-of-chicago
  • superstar-ice-hockey
    1987DOSsports hockey
  • uninvited
    1987DOSMacadventure point and click adventure
  • bop-n-wrestle
    1988DOSsportsprotected wrestling
  • infiltrator-2
    1988DOSsimulation flight simulation, third-person shooter
  • paperboy

    Paperboy was one of (if not THE) arcade hit of 1985. It was developed by Atari for the arcades and later published by Mindscape for DOS in 1988. More conversion were made for quite a few other platforms. Paperboy gameplay is peculiar: you control a boy riding a bicycle and your goal is to deliver as many newspapers as you can to a number of houses while avoiding dogs, cars and other obstacles. A sequel called Paperboy 2 was released in 1991 for home computers and consoles.

  • pole-position-ii
    1988DOSracing racing: Formula 1, racing: car
  • shadowgate
    1988DOSWindows 3.xMacadventure point and click adventure

    Shadowgate is an abandoned fantasy-themed adventure game developed by ICOM Simulations and released by Mindscape in 1988 for Macintosh, DOS, and also for Amiga, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, NES. Shadowgate uses the ICOM MacVenture engine (Deja Vu, Uninvited). Shadowgate was later remade in an enhanced version for Windows 3.1.

  • the-colony
    1988DOSaction-adventure first-person action-adventure
  • uridium
    1988DOSshooter shoot 'em up

    Uridium is a classic shoot 'em up video game that was originally developed by Andrew Braybrook and published by Hewson Consultants in 1986 for various home computer platforms (including MS-DOS). In Uridium, players control a spaceship known as the Manta, and the objective is to destroy a series of enemy spacecraft, as well as ground-based installations and turrets. The original C64 version of Uridium won the Golde Joystick Award in 1986.

  • visions-of-the-aftermath-the-boomtown
    1988DOSsimulation life simulation

    Visions of the Aftermath: The Boomtown is an abandoned simulation game with role-playing elements developed by Mindscape and released in 1988 exclusively for DOS. Visions of the Aftermath is one of the few early examples of games involving survival in a post-apocalyptic environment.

  • willow
  • balance-of-power-the-1990-edition
    1989Windows 3.xsimulationfreeware political simulation

    Balance of Power: The 1990 Edition is a geopolitical strategy game developed by Chris Crawford and released in 1985. It is considered a classic in the genre of political and strategic simulation games. The game is set during the height of the Cold War, specifically in 1986, and it allows players to step into the shoes of either the United States or the Soviet Union. The primary objective is to maintain a balance of power on the global stage while avoiding a nuclear war.

  • fiendish-freddy-s-big-top-o-fun
    1989DOSsports unconventional sports
  • gauntlet-2
    1989DOSaction maze, dungeon crawl
  • harley-davidson-the-road-to-sturgis
    1989DOSracing racing: motorcycle
  • hostage-rescue-mission
  • indiana-jones-and-the-temple-of-doom
    1989DOSaction platform
  • road-runner
    1989DOSracing racing: unusual vehicles
  • star-trek-v-the-final-frontier
    1989DOSvehicle simulation space simulation
  • 4d-sports-tennis
    1990DOSsports tennis
  • days-of-thunder
    1990DOSracing racing: car
  • deja-vu-2-lost-in-las-vegas
    1990DOSadventure point and click adventure
  • keys-to-maramon
    1990DOSrpg top-down party-based RPG
  • loopz
    1990DOSpuzzle tile-matching
  • the-global-dilemma-guns-or-butter
  • 4-d-sports-boxing
    1991DOSsports boxing
  • d-generation
    1991DOSaction-adventure isometric action-adventure
  • paperboy-2

    Paperboy 2 is the sequel to the much acclaimed coin-op arcade hit Paperboy in which you have to deliver newspapers to subscribers while avoiding every kind of obstacle. Paperboy 2 is an isometric action game developed by Tengen and was released by Mindscape in 1991 for a number of platform. The DOS version of the game is abandoned.

  • captive
    1992DOSrpg dungeon crawl, first-person party-based RPG
  • contraption-zack
    1992DOSpuzzle action puzzle
  • moonstone-a-hard-days-knight
    1992DOSrpg action RPG
  • the-four-crystals-of-trazere
  • metal-marines
    1993Windows 3.xstrategy turn-based tactics
  • pac-in-time
    1993DOSaction platform

    Pac-in-Time is an abandoned action side-scrolling platformer game developed by Kalisto Entertainment and released by Mindscape in 1993 for DOS. Pac-in-time was but also published for other platforms such as Amiga, Game Boy, Mac, SNES. Pac-in-Time is essentially Fury of the Furries reskinned with Pac-Man as the main character.

  • simfarm
    1993DOSsimulation business simulation
  • entomorph-plague-of-the-darkfall
    1995Windows XP/98/95Windows 3.xMacrpgprotected action RPG
  • great-naval-battles-vol-4-burning-steel-1939-1942
    1995DOSvehicle simulationprotected naval simulation
  • myst
    1995Windows XP/98/95Windows 3.xMacadventureprotected puzzle adventure
  • savage-warriors
    1995DOSaction fighting
  • steel-panthers
    1995DOSstrategyprotected wargame, turn-based tactics
  • fantasy-general
    1996DOSstrategyprotected turn-based tactics

    Fantasy General is a hex-based turn-based strategy fantasy wargame. The player can duel either against a computer or a human opponent or even take part in a longer campaign. There are two sides to chose from, one good and one evil, each with unique and colorful units.