Best MS-DOS Games

This is the list of the best games for MS-DOS currently available on GamesNostalgia. All packed with the correct emulator. If you don't see the game you are looking for, feel free to contact us and ask.

Frontier: Elite II

Frontier: Elite II

The 350th game on GamesNostalgia is our favourite game ever: Frontier: Elite II. You can download here the PC version, which had a more advanced graphics engine, featuring texture mapping, compared to the Amiga version.

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-12-17Tags: 3d amiga original game polygons science fiction shoot em up space flight space sim texture map trading

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge is the point-and-click adventure sequel to The Secret of Monkey Island, created by Ron Gilbert, developed and published by LucasArts in 1991. O...

Year: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: caribbean comedy graphic adventure history humour pirates point and click puzzle-solving scumm

Indiana Jones And The Fate Of Atlantis

Indiana Jones And The Fate Of Atlantis

Indiana Jones and the Fate of Atlantis was released in 1992. It was developed and published by LucasArts. The game is a point and click adventure. It was originally released on MS ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-17Tags: archaeology detective graphic adventure interwar mystery point and click puzzle-solving scumm

UFO: Enemy Unknown

UFO: Enemy Unknown

X-COM: UFO Defense (UFO: Enemy Unknown in Europe) is a science fiction strategy game developed by Mythos Games and published by MicroProse Software (Geoff Crammond’s former company) and released for Amiga and DOS in 1994.

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aga aliens rpg elements science fiction squad management tactical-rpg turn-based

The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island is a graphic adventure game created by Ron Gilbert while at Lucasfilm Games and published in 1990 for the Amiga and DOS. It was ported to other systems in 1991, 1992, and 1993.

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: caribbean comedy fantasy graphic adventure history pirates point and click puzzle-solving scumm

Ultima Underworld II: Labyrinth of Worlds

Ultima Underworld II: Labyrinth of Worlds

Ultima Underworld II: Labyrinth of Worlds (or simply Ultima Underworld 2) is the sequel to Ultima Underworld: The Stygian Abyss, and was developed by Looking Glass Technologies and published by Origin Systems in 1993.

Year: 1993 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 3d fantasy first-person

Day of the Tentacle

Day of the Tentacle

Day of the Tentacle is the sequel to the original Maniac Mansion and was developed by LucasArts Entertainment and published in 1993 for DOS and Mac. Designed by David Grossman an...

Year: 1993 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-07-31Tags: comedy graphic adventure humour point and click puzzle-solving scumm

FIFA Soccer 96

FIFA Soccer 96

FIFA Soccer 96 is the third football (soccer) simulation released by Electronic Arts and it was the first to feature real-time 3D graphics. Developed by Extended Play Productions,...

Year: 1995 Genre: Sports Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: football management soccer

Ultima Underworld: The Stygian Abyss

Ultima Underworld: The Stygian Abyss

Ultima Underworld: The Stygian Abyss is a fantasy action RPG developed by Blue Sky Productions (Looking Glass Studios) and published by Origin Systems in 1992 for DOS. It was later ported to FM Towns, Playstation and other platforms.

Year: 1992 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: 3d dungeon crawler fantasy first-person

Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia

Prince of Persia is a fantasy cinematic 2D platformer originally developed and published by Brøderbund and designed by Jordan Mechner. It was initially released in 1989 for the Apple II.

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: apple 2 original game cinematic freeware middle east platform puzzle-solving

Sid Meier's Civilization

Sid Meier's Civilization

Sid Meier's Civilization is one of the most popular strategy games of all time. It was created by Bruce Shelley and Sid Meier, alongside MicroProse. The game was released in September 1991 for MS-DOS, Amiga, and Atari ST.

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 4x business simulation history management top-down turn-based

Doom

Doom

Doom is the legendary first-person shooter created by Id Software and released for DOS in 1993. It was Id Software’s follow-up to their genre-defining Wolfenstein 3D. This was...

Year: 1993 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2021-01-21Tags: 3d fps horror science fiction shoot em up texture map

Dune II: The Battle For Arrakis

Dune II: The Battle For Arrakis

Dune II: The Building of a Dynasty (a.k.a. Dune II: Battle for Arrakis) is the second entry in the Dune series and it's one of the most influential video games of all time. It w...

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-21Tags: movies real-time rts science fiction war

The Settlers

The Settlers

The Settlers is a medieval city building simulation game by Blue Byte Software, first released in 1993 for Commodore Amiga and in 1994 for MS-DOS. In America, it was published as Serf City: Life Is Feudal.

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: amiga original game business simulation city building management multiplayer real-time

MS-DOS

MS-DOS

MS-DOS was an operating system for personal computers mostly developed by Microsoft. It was the main operating system for IBM PC compatible personal computers during the 1980s to the mid-1990s