Today I completed updates on the web links for authors and a few games. A lot of websites for authors that were active when the games were originally made are now long gone. However they are preserved via archive.org, so I have gone through and added links to the archived versions wherever … Continue reading
Very early in development the team knew killing lemmings was entertaining, with traps already including hands that squashed the unfortunate creatures together and fans that chopped them up. As work progressed, they implemented even more dastardly devices: mincers, flamethrowers, horrible nooses. … Continue reading
It's been almost 20 years since the site was founded, back in the early internet days of January 1999. Many of you reading this will remember the design that the website had since 2001. I've actually received a few emails from people over the years to say thanks for keeping the design unchanged! (If … Continue reading
This post offers a bit of insight into how the new DOSGames.com v2.0 website was developed and how it runs from a technical sense. If you're looking for the non-technical site launch post which describes the new features, read the launch post here!The old websiteThe old website was almost entirely … Continue reading
Added 10 new (old) games to the site. :) Here's today's additions:Backlash (action)Ballgame 2 (action)David's Kong (classic)Donkey (classic)Legend of the Silver Talisman (RPG)Lock 'N' Chase (classic)Magus (RPG)Round 42 (space shooting)Tekwar (3d shooting)Terroid (space shooting)Download them at the … Continue reading
Just in time for Christmas, 14 new games (old games, really) have been added to the site! Here they are:The Castle (action)Caverns of Zoarre (RPG)The Dark Convergence (adventure)Flying Tigers (space shooting)Heros (sidescrolling)Joe (puzzle)Moraff's World (RPG)Plebs (action)Plebs (ASCII, … Continue reading
It's been over a year since the last site update! Yikes! Well, after over 13 years, the site is still going, and today I continued the yearly tradition by creating this year's DOS Games Christmas logo. (See old logos in the logos archive.) The Santa-lookin fellow in the logo is Sint Nicolaas (aka … Continue reading
Added 14 new games today to bring the total to 600 games! :) The new additions are: Alien Cabal, Clyde's Adventure, Crash, D/Generation (demo), Elder Scrolls: Daggerfall, Galactix, Kosmonaut, Pinball Fantasies (demo), Powerslave (demo), Quiver, Skull Quest, Ultima Underworld (demo), Witchaven … Continue reading
DOSGames.com lives on! :D Added 9 new games today: Aspetra, Beast, Cool Spot, Diamond Ball 3, Drilling Billy, Dr Rudy 2, Madman, Plague of the Moon, and Weird Island. Download 'em all from the Newest Additions page. Enjoy! The traditional yearly Christmas-themed logo for the site will hopefully be … Continue reading
Eleven new games added! Some of these are pretty weird, so take a look :) They are: 3D-Pitfall, Dodgem, Highway Hunter, LHX Attack Chopper (demo), Interpose, Niosa, robotfindskitten, SDI2040, Textris, Ultizurk, and YAB Baseball. Download them from the Newest Additions page. Hope you like 'em! Continue reading
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