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The race to preserve Japan's impressive PC gaming history from the 80s is on

31.10.2019 There are **alot** of Japanese games that are completely unknown to the rest of the world. Games like Jesus or Misty Blue are all but forgotten for anyone not doing…...

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The Retro Spirit is back - with a vengance! Welcome!

22.10.2019 After years and years of having served users on an old framework, the time was due to a proper update. An update that takes The Retro Spirit into the future…...

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Introducing 12 Days of Christmas!

10.11.2015 Our annual Christmas Calendar had its last run last year marking its 10 year anniversary. Thankfully, just in time for the holiday season, we're delighted to announce that we're planning…...

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The DOS Spirit presents the 10th and final annual Christmas Calendar!

30.11.2014 It's -that- time of the year again; Christmas! Ten (!!) years ago we here at The DOS Spirit started something that no other site did so visibly - providing one…...

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The DOS Spirit is 10 years old!

26.10.2014 Holy crepe! Has it been that long? Where do one even begin on a project this enourmous? Well, how about the start...

The early days

It's nearly 10 years since…...

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The DOS Spirit gets a fresh vibe

29.03.2014 That's right! A bit unorthodox while trying to stay true and fresh at the same time. Fonts, sizes and such have been increased a little for better readability and, hopefully,…...

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The DOS Spirit presents Christmas Calendar 2013

15.12.2013 Okay, I'll admit, this is a bit late to announce. But, better later than never! It's -that- time of the year again; Christmas! Nine years ago we here at The DOS…...

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The creators of The Neverhood are back to kickstart a new game, Armikrog!

11.06.2013 Hear ye! One of the most unique and flavory game of the 90s, The Neverhood, is today savored by many adventure fans as tokens of love, spirit and story. The…...

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The DOS Spirit is now Open Source!

02.02.2013 As promised many months back, The DOS Spirit is now open-source. To my knowledge this is the very first site in the Abandonware scene to do this, just proving our…...

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The DOS Spirit presents: The Annual Christmas Calendar 2012

14.11.2012 It's soon -that- time of the year again; Christmas! Seven years ago we here at The DOS Spirit started something that no other site did so visibly - providing one…...

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The history of The DOS Spirit

04.10.2012 Thanks to the Wayback Machine, you're now able to read The history of The DOS Spirit courtesy of DaFastLane anno 2005. It outlines how things were and how The DOS…...

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Indie Royale The Gone Fishin' bundle

12.08.2012 The first bait on the hook is Seamless Entertainment's Unreal Engine-powered, Wing Commander-esque 3D space-action game: SOL: Exodus (Windows on Steam, Desura and DRM-free). Destructoid calls SOL: Exodus an "accessible,…...

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