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Games developed: 63
Games published: 42
Period: 1986 - 2002

No, this isn't a company name (would that it were…)-- just a designation of games that have been released into the public domain, either by its designer's intention or at the decision of copyright holders. Many former commercial games were released as freeware to promote their sequels, e.g. Zork trilogy and Betrayal at Krondor. It also includes most modern interactive fiction (IF) titles.

The following links are our top picks for anyone interested in quality freeware games:

  • The Gratis Gamer - One of the best selection of freeware games on the net
  • GameHippo.com - Formerly Freegames.org, the granddaddy of all freegames sites, with hundreds of games to choose from although they vary greatly in quality
  • Blackeye Software - A small but quality freeware developer who made many unique titles. Besides, they link to our site [EG]
  • Freestyle Freeware: Some of the best freeware games you'll ever find.
  • The Daily Click - Best review/download site for games created with Klik & Play and subsequent programs.



Titles Developed or Published
Genre
Year
Avg. Rating
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee1893: A World's Fair Mystery
Interactive Fiction
2002
8.36
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee2005: A Game of Macroeconomics
Education
2001
7.97
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee4D Prince of Persia
Action
1991
8.36
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeA2
Action
2001
7.86
Adventures of Captain Comic, The
Action
1988
8.85
Aethra's Chronicles
RPG
1994
8.49
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeAgent USA
Action
2001
7.83
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeAmanagi
Action
2002
8.02
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeArmada 2525: Deluxe Edition
Strategy
1992
7.52
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeBazaar
Strategy
2002
7.37
Beer! War
Strategy
1997
7.44
Captain Comic II: Fractured Reality
Action
1990
8.35
Casino Master
Strategy
1990
7.12
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeCatch The Cookie
Action
1998
8.16
Chess 88
Strategy
1988
7.72
Chinese Chess Master
Strategy
1987
7.15
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeDeadly Racer
Sport
1994
8.05
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeDreamstars 3
Action
2002
7.82
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeElasto Mania
Sport
2000
9.19
ElfLand
Action
1992
8.6
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeFight for Fame
Strategy
1995
7.45
Fong Wan Tien Ha
Action
1995
7.26
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeFour Winds Mah Jong
Strategy
2001
7.53
Frantis
Action
1991
5.42
Frantis: Mission II
Action
1993
7.5
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeFunball
Strategy
1995
7.5
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeGal Pani X
Action
2001
7.69
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeHoppop'n
Action
1998
7.84
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeKye
Puzzle
1992
8.47
Last Dimension
Action
2001
7.83
Mahjong House 2
Strategy
1995
5.45
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeMarshmallow Duel
Action
1997
8.89
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeMichael Vaughan's Championship Cricket Manager
Sport
2001
8.85
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeNantonaku Majyan
Strategy
2002
6.16
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeNotrus
Puzzle
1991
7.5
Hall of Belated Fame InducteeOcean Battle, The
Action
2001
8.88
Orb Wars
Action
1998
7.5
Hall of Belated Fame InducteePokerTris
Puzzle
1994
4.25
Hall of Belated Fame InducteePureSim Baseball
Sport
2002
8.5
Puzzle Master
Puzzle
1991
7.66
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