The best classic and old school Mystery games

Operation Stealth

Operation Stealth

007: James Bond - The Stealth Affair (aka Operation Stealth) is a spy-themed adventure game developed by Delphine Software and published by U.S. Gold in 1990 for Amiga, Atari ST, and DOS.

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-10-06Tags: detective espionage graphic adventure licensed mystery point and click puzzle-solving spy

Police Quest II: The Vengeance

Police Quest II: The Vengeance

Police Quest II: The Vengeance is an adventure game released in 1988 as a sequel to Police Quest: In Pursuit of the Death Angel. The game was created by Jim Walls for Sierra On-Lin...

Year: 1988 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: crime & punishment detective graphic adventure mystery north america point and click puzzle-solving

Rise of the Dragon

Rise of the Dragon

Rise of the Dragon is a cyberpunk first-person graphic adventure developed by Dynamix and released by Sierra in 1990 for PC and Mac, later ported to Amiga and Sega CD. The game, he...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: cyberpunk detective dystopia graphic adventure mystery point and click science fiction

Mean Streets

Mean Streets

Mean Streets is a dystopian cyberpunk graphic adventure developed by Access Software for MS-DOS and Commodore 64 in 1989, then ported to the Atari ST and Amiga in 1990. The game i...

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-05-20Tags: cyberpunk detective dystopia flight graphic adventure mystery puzzle-solving science fiction

Dylan Dog: The Murderers

Dylan Dog: The Murderers

Dylan Dog: The Murderers is a 2D action adventure officially based on the Italian comics character Dylan Dog, created by Tiziano Sclavi. The game was created by Simulmondo, Italian...

Year: 1992 Genre: Action Updated: 2020-03-04Tags: comics detective mystery platform puzzle-solving survival horror

Martian Memorandum

Martian Memorandum

Martian Memorandum is a graphic adventure game developed and published by Access Software in 1991 for MS-DOS. The North American company, founded in Utah, was famous for several s...

Year: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-04-04Tags: detective graphic adventure mystery puzzle-solving science fiction

Sweet Home

Sweet Home

Sweet Home is a survival horror roleplaying game produced and published by Capcom for the Famicom in 1989. Although it was released exclusively for Japan, it received an excellent translation for English speaking players.

Year: 1989 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2020-03-22Tags: horror jrpg mystery nes original game non-linear puzzle-solving survival horror

Deadline

Deadline

Deadline is a text adventure published by Infocom in 1982. It was written by Marc Blank, one of the principal authors of Zork. The game was initially released for the Apple II, Atari 8-bit, and TRS-80.

Year: 1984 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-09-13Tags: detective interactive fiction mystery text adventure

Murder!

Murder!

Murder! is a game designed by Creative Materials and published by US Gold in 1990 for the Amiga. The isometric adventure title was also ported for the Atari ST and MS-DOS. This is...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-05-23Tags: amiga original game detective isometric mystery point and click

The Legacy: Realm of Terror

The Legacy: Realm of Terror

The Legacy: Realm of Terror is a role-playing game with adventure elements created by Magnetic Scrolls and published by MicroProse in 1992 in Europe, one year later in North America.

Year: 1992 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: detective horror mystery puzzle-solving real-time

Deja Vu: A Nightmare Comes True!!

Deja Vu: A Nightmare Comes True!!

Deja Vu: A Nightmare Comes True!! is a point and click mystery game developed by ICOM Simulations and published by Mindscape. The title was released initially for the Apple Macinto...

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-11-06Tags: clicker detective graphic adventure macintosh original game mystery north america

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego was the fourth game based on the popular character Carmen Sandiego, after World, USA and Europe. It was released in 1989 for several platforms, inc...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-03-07Tags: clicker detective geography history mystery puzzle-solving

Hugo II: Whodunit?

Hugo II: Whodunit?

Hugo II: Whodunit? is the second game in the Hugo adventure game series, developed by Gray Design Associates and published for DOS in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: detective mystery

Where in Europe is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in Europe is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in Europe is Carmen Sandiego is the third chapter in the Carmen Sandiego series. Published in 1988 for Amiga, DOS, Commodore 64 and other platforms, it focuses on the European history and geography.

Year: 1988 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: clicker detective europe geography mystery puzzle-solving