The best classic and old school Novel games

Discworld

Discworld

Discworld is a point-and-click adventure game that was developed by Teeny Weeny Games and Perfect 10 Productions; and was published by Psygnosis in 1995. The game is set in Terr...

Year: 1995 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2019-07-31Tags: fantasy graphic adventure humour novel point and click puzzle-solving

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a text adventure by Infocom, based on the famous novel by Douglas Adams, a masterpiece of the comedy science fiction genre, written in 1979.

Year: 1986 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-09-25Tags: interactive fiction licensed novel science fiction text adventure

Prisoner Of Ice

Prisoner Of Ice

Prisoner of Ice is an H.P. Lovecraft inspired graphic adventure game developed and published by Infogrames in 1995 for DOS and Mac. It is primarily based on the novel At the Mountains of Madness.

Year: 1995 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: graphic adventure horror interwar novel puzzle-solving

Death Gate

Death Gate

Death Gate is a graphic adventure officially based on the Death Gate cycle, a series of novels by Margaret Weis e Tracy Hickman. The game was developed by Legend Entertainment and released for PC in 1994.

Year: 1994 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-01-30Tags: fantasy first-person flip-screen licensed novel point and click puzzle-solving

James Clavell's Shogun

James Clavell's Shogun

James Clavell's Shogun is the computer game adaptation of the famous novel Shogun by James Clavell. The game was created by Infocom and released in 1989 for Amiga. Apple II, MS-DOS, and Macintosh.

Year: 1989 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2021-09-13Tags: interactive fiction japan licensed novel text adventure text with still pics

The Abbey of Crime Extensum

The Abbey of Crime Extensum

The Abbey of Crime Extensum is the 2016 remake of the 1987 ZX Spectrum game "La abadía del crimen" by Paco Menéndez and Juan Delcán. This free adventure was developed by a Span...

Year: 2016 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2018-04-24Tags: remake medieval novel freeware

Return to Ringworld

Return to Ringworld

Return to Ringworld is a science-fiction point and click adventure game developed and published by Tsunami Media in 1994. The title that came out for the DOS is based on the novels...

Year: 1994 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aliens novel point and click puzzle-solving science fiction

Chronomaster

Chronomaster

Chronomaster is a graphic adventure developed by DreamForge and published by Capstone in 1995 for PC. The game was written by famous novelist Roger Zelazny, known for having won s...

Year: 1995 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: detective graphic adventure non-linear novel pre-rendered science fiction space

Bandit Kings of Ancient China

Bandit Kings of Ancient China

Bandit Kings of Ancient China is a wargame/strategy game created by Koei, released in Japan in 1988 for MSX2, and then ported to the US/European markets in 1990. It was released for MS-DOS, Amiga, and Macintosh.

Year: 1990 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: hexagonal map historical battle history management msx novel turn-based war wargame