Category description: Sometimes games aren't easily classified into a single category. Perhaps it's due to their unconventional gameplay or themes, or maybe it's the way that they meld various genres together into one coherent (or incoherent) package. In any case, these misfits are often some of the more interesting games available.
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Magenta's Maze

Views: 1,3172017FreewareMiscellaneous Gibdon Moon Productions
My math skills are rusty, and rather than trying to explain this game myself, here is the description by the developers … VIEW

Murder Cruise

Views: 1911987FreewareMiscellaneous Bruce Jaeger
Murder Cruise is a text-based sleuthing game which was according to the author inspired by a Commodore PET game called … VIEW

Oleg Sobolev's ASCII DOOM

Views: 5,6641999FreewareMiscellaneous Oleg Sobolev
Oleg Sobolev's ASCII DOOM was apparently made by someone named Oleg Sobolev, although his name does not appear anywhere … VIEW


Views: 3,1811988SharewareMiscellaneous David R. Malmberg
P-Robots was inspired by the similar game C-Robots which is similar but uses the C language instead of a Pascal-like … VIEW

PC-Sherlock: A Game of Logic & Deduction

Views: 5,1891996FreewareMiscellaneous Yestersoft
This is a different game from the other "Sherlock" game listed on this website by Everett Kaser, if this isn't the one … VIEW


Views: 3,8141997GPLMiscellaneous Leonard Richardson
robotfindskitten is a thrilling journey into the life of a robotic kitten-finder. It's also a weird ASCII graphics ... … VIEW

Scripture Quest

Views: 4,0421994SharewareMiscellaneous Philip P. Kapusta
Scripture Quest is a game that in actuality involves no questing. It's a Bible quiz game that contains over 1,600 … VIEW

Seeker of Wisdom

Views: 3381989SharewareMiscellaneous Soleau Software
Seeker of Wisdom (or just "Seeker" everywhere past the title screen) is a strange early text-mode game from William … VIEW

Shooting Gallery

Views: 5,0041995SharewareMiscellaneous Arcanum Computing
This is a fun game! Like it's name implies, it's a shooting gallery, where you have to shoot the bottles, spinners, … VIEW

Silver Dagger, The

Views: 3,7091996FreewareMiscellaneous Richard Tur
The Silver Dagger is a simple murder-mystery game which uses color ASCII graphics. While there really is no … VIEW

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