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The Vintage Software Collection

The Vintage Software collection gathers various efforts by groups to classify, preserve, and provide historical software. These older programs, many of them running on defunct and rare hardware, are provided for purposes of study, education, and historical reference.

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CD-ROM Software Library
Apr 29, 2019 Midway
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MS-DOS version of WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
CD-ROM Software Library
Oct 20, 2018 DMA Interactive
software
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This is DMA Interactive's Grand Theft Auto , a game released for both Windows 95, and MS-DOS computers in 1997. This was the first game in the series of the same name.  This game, like its future installments, was very controversial, being condemned for its violence by multiple countries, and even being banned out-right in Brazil. Importance notice for DOSBox users: In order for the game to install properly. You must put the attached executable file into the folder you mount as C:/....
Topics: MS-DOS CD-ROM, Windows 95 CD-ROM
CD-ROM Software Library
Oct 12, 2018 Dreamcatcher Interactive
software
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UPDATE: (12th October 2018) Changed creator as the distributor has no results when searched on the Internet Archive.  This is Solider Boyz (intentionally spelt with a Z), an interactive movie that was developed for MS-DOS computers in 1997. It was released by Dreamcatcher Interactive NOTICE TO DOSBOX USERS: You have to mount the .CUE file in the letter D:/, or the installation will not copy all of the files and you won't be able to play the game The readme file (README.TXT) runs as thus:    ...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Jan 12, 2016 Family Production
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MS-DOS game on CD-ROM. The documentation on the disc is in German, but the installer and game itself is in English. Developed by Family Production Released Mar, 1996 Platform DOS Published by Microforum International Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Description The planet Ranax is under attack from the evil Maaron empire. The last Ranaxian soldier must find and use a digital code to shut down the empire's mind-controlling satellite. Rebel Runner - Operation: Digital Code is an...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Aug 6, 2015 Brilliant Interactive
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MS-DOS golf game on CD-ROM. Developed by Roadshow Interactive Released 1997 Platforms DOS, Windows, Windows 3.x Published by SoftKey Multimedia Inc. Perspective Behind view Genre Simulation, Sports Sport Golf Description Softkey's Golf Pro 2000 Downunder combines the familiar gameplay mechanics of the 3-click swing meter - similar to other golf sim titles of the era - with a powerful 3D engine that brings the uniquely Australian countryside to life. There are 5 game modes, 3 skill levels, and a...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
CD-ROM Software Library
Jul 15, 2015 Beyond Reality
software
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Futuristic sports game on CD-ROM, with both MS-DOS and Windows 95/DirectX versions of the game engine. User Manual: https://archive.org/details/riot-manual Developed by Raven Software Corporation Released 1997 Platform Windows Published by Red Orb Entertainment Official Site Take No Prisoners ESRB Rating Mature Setting Post-Apocalyptic, Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Puzzle elements, Shooter Perspective Top-down Description Take No Prisoners is a top-down 3D shooter that takes place...
Topics: MS-DOS CD-ROM, dos, DOS games, MS-DOS games, Windows 95 CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Jun 23, 2015 Tranquil Revolt in Computer
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MS-DOS game on CD-ROM. Developed by Tranquil Revolt in Computer Released 1997 Platform DOS Published by CDV Software GmbH Perspective Top-down Pacing Real-Time Genre Strategy/Tactics Description Jurassic War is an RTS set in prehistoric times that includes RPG elements. It is reminiscent of Warcraft , both in graphics and the units' movement and control. At the beginning of the game you have to choose among several tribes. Each of them has got "simple men" (not just workers like in...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Jun 20, 2015 Magic Canvas Entertainment
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CD-ROM game for MS-DOS. Developed by Magic Canvas Entertainment Released Sep, 1997 Platform DOS Published by Ocean Software Ltd. Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description The world is in danger again as general Wort has some evil plans with it. Elite soldiers Hank 'Guts' Carter and Stacy 'Garters' Pringle are sent in to stop him and his minions. Played in a style similar to Cabal , the game has you controlling Guts or Garters by keyboard and mouse. Each...
Topics: MS-DOS CD-ROM, power titles
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Jun 20, 2015 Maelstrom Games
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MS-DOS game on CD-ROM. A PDF manual is included on the disc. Developed by Maelstrom Games Ltd Released 1995 Platform DOS Published by Empire Interactive, Inc. ESRB Rating Kids to Adults Visual Isometric Genre Action, Strategy/Tactics Perspective 1st-person, Top-down Description A new enemy has risen from secret bases throughout the world. Armed with the latest in military technology, Red Ghost is aiming at world domination. You will command eighteen of the world's most elite group of fighting...
Topics: MS-DOS CD-ROM, power titles
CD-ROM Software Library
Jun 15, 2015 Spidersoft
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Virtual pinball CD-ROM, with both Windows 3.1 and MS-DOS versions of the game. Developed by Spidersoft Limited Released 1996 Platform Windows 3.x Published by 21st Century Entertainment Ltd. ESRB Rating Kids to Adults Genre Action Gameplay Pinball Perspective Top-down Description From the creators of the Pinball Dreams/Fantasies series comes a pinball construction kit for Windows. Choose from 8 table layouts, each with 4 different flipper/outlane configurations. Choose the base for your table,...
Topics: Windows 3.1 CD-ROM, MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Jun 13, 2015 TAG
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MS-DOS game on CD-ROM. Developed by TAG Released 1997 Platform DOS Published by Psygnosis Limited Perspective 1st-person, Top-down Genre Action, Simulation, Strategy/Tactics Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Shooter Description Alpha Storm is a spaceship simulator and a first person shooter. You can travel through star systems. Encounter enemy fleets and battle them with the ship's weapons/devices, or by shooting the enemy ships shields down and teleporting there to kill the crew by your...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Jun 13, 2015 The Dreamers Guild
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MS-DOS game on CD-ROM. Developed by Dreamers Guild, The Released 1997 Also For Windows Published by Encore, Inc. ESRB Rating Kids to Adults Genre Role-Playing (RPG) Setting Fantasy Visual Isometric Description Faery Tale Adventure II is the sequel to MicroIllusions' classic RPG. The three brothers, introduced in the first game, have been teleported to a foreign country where they have to save the local people from evil powers spreading in the once peaceful lands. The graphics resemble those in...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Jun 13, 2015 Microprose
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CD-ROM re-release of MS-DOS game that was originally published in 1993. The disc includes a User Manual and Windows 95 Boot Disk Instructions in PDF format. Developed by Magnetic Scrolls, MicroProse Ltd. Released 1993 Platform DOS Published by MicroProse Software, Inc. Perspective 1st-person Pacing Real-Time Narrative Detective / Mystery, Horror Genre Adventure, Role-Playing (RPG) Gameplay Puzzle elements Description The year is 1993. The protagonist's ancestors, the Winthrops, have obviously...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Jun 7, 2015 Virtual Adventures
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CD-ROM release of the MS-DOS game originally released in 1995. (Not to be confused with Sierra's Space Quest series.) Developed by Virtual Adventures Inc. Released Nov 05, 1995 Platform DOS Published by Virtual Adventures Inc. Perspective 1st-person, Behind view Vehicular Space Flight Genre Action, Racing / Driving Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter, Vehicular Combat Simulator Description Star Quest I in the 27th Century is a shareware space combat flight simulation game...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
May 15, 2015 Ascaron
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MS-DOS trading simulation game on CD-ROM. Developed by Ascon GmbH Released 1997 Platform DOS Published by ASCARON Entertainment GmbH Perspective 1st-person Genre Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Description Gloriana. is a management game set in the year 1550 AD, when Elisabeth becomes Queen of England. The player is cast as the owner of a small trading company with the goal to gain wealth and influence, through the international trading of goods and accumulation of...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Apr 11, 2015 Infinite Dreams Software
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MS-DOS racing game with a Windows 95 installer, on CD-ROM. Developed by Infinite Dreams Software (UK) Ltd Released 1997 Platform DOS Published by SoftKey Multimedia Inc. Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Genre Racing / Driving Description The Mean And Green-Racers are part of an alien race called the Pod-People. When their home planet Pod was destroyed in a cataclysmic explosion of the Pod solar system, they began a voyage to find a new planet. After years they stranded on planet Earth in an...
Topics: MS-DOS CD-ROM, Windows 95 CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Mar 18, 2015 Blue Byte
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CD-ROM version of the MS-DOS point-and-click adventure game. A PDF manual is included on the disc. Developed by New Generation Software Released 1997 Also For Windows Published by Play Byte Misc Licensed ESRB Rating Kids to Adults Genre Adventure Gameplay Puzzle elements Perspective Side view Description This game is about a cute pink alien called Chewy, who along with his partner Clint goes on a mission to break into the Borkian high security zone - F5. Their mission: to steal the powerful...
Topics: MS-DOS CD-ROM, power titles
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Mar 17, 2015 Virtual X-Perience
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CD-ROM edition of the point-and-click adventure game for MS-DOS. The original game was released in 1996. Developed by Virtual X-Perience Released 1995 Platform DOS Published by Magicom Multimedia Corp. Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Narrative Detective / Mystery Interface Point and Select Genre Adventure Gameplay Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements Description Amateur made, shareware imitation of Monkey Island 2 / Simon the Sorceror. But don't let that put you off - this is a quality game in its...
Topics: MS-DOS CD-ROM, power titles
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Mar 11, 2015 Legend Entertainment
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Expanded edition of the 1993 adventure game for MS-DOS, with improved graphics, added sound effects etc. Documentation on the disc: Manual , Hints & Suit of Armor Measurements , Installation & Technical Support Information Developed by Legend Entertainment Company Released 1993 Also For Linux, Macintosh, Windows Published by Legend Entertainment Company ESRB Rating Mature Narrative Comedy Genre Adventure Setting Fantasy Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure Description An...
Topic: MS-DOS CD-ROM
IBM PC Compatible CD-ROMs
Mar 5, 2015 Peperami
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Promotional MS-DOS adventure game for the snack product Peperami, on CD-ROM. User Manual: https://archive.org/details/manual-animal Developed by Microtime Released 1996 Also For Windows Published by Microtime Genre Adventure Gameplay Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements Narrative Comedy Perspective 1st-person, Side view Interface Point and Select Misc Licensed Description Animal is a product tie-in to Unilever brand Peperami, a spicy pork salami sausage. The 'Peperami Animal' was launched in 1993...
Topics: Promotional CD-ROM, MS-DOS CD-ROM