Historical Classic Games and Abandonware

The Oregon Trail Deluxe

The Oregon Trail is a computer game originally produced by the Minnesota Educational Computing Consortium (MECC) in 1974, designed to teach school children about the life of 19th century pioneers. The...

Year: 1992 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2016-11-13 Tags: geography historical educational

Caesar II

Caesar II is a city building strategy game developed by Impressions Games and published by Sierra On-Line in 1995 for DOS and Windows. It was released for Mac in 1996. Starting in the infancy of the Roman...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-23 Tags: managerial city building historical

The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail was developed way back in 1971 on university mainframes then jumped over to early 8-bit home computer systems. Continuing through 4 decades it has reappeared in many editions (at least...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-09-09 Tags: educational simulation text-based geography historical

Silent Hunter

Silent Hunter is submarine simulation developed by Aeon Electronic and published by Strategic Simulations in 1996 for PC MS-DOS only. This World War II submarine combat sim was created mostly by William...

Year: 1996 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-06-25 Tags: historical world war ii submarine naval

Defender of the Crown II

Defender of the Crown II is the sequel to the original Defender of the Crown, it was developed by Sachs Enterprises and published by Commodore Electronics in 1993 for the Amiga CD32. The game was originally...

Year: 1993 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-04-28 Tags: fantasy amiga war historical

1869

1869 (also known as 1869: History Experience Part I) is a business/managerial simulation set during the golden age of clipper ships. It was created by the Austrian company Max Design and released in 1992...

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-06-27 Tags: managerial trading amiga historical ships simulation

Caesar

Caesar is a period city-building strategy game designed by David Lester at Impression Games and released originally for the Amiga in 1992. It was later ported to DOS, Atari ST and Macintosh. Three sequels...

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-04-30 Tags: historical city building managerial

Historyline: 1914-1918

Historyline: 1914-1918, also know as The Great War: 1914 - 1918, is a turn-based strategy game developed by Blue Byte Studio and released for DOS and Amiga in 1992. The game uses an engine very similar...

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-01 Tags: historical world war i turn-based hexagonal map

Where in the U.S.A. is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in The USA is Carmen Sandiego is the second educational mystery game in the Carmen Sandiego franchise and was developed and published by Broderbund in 1986 for Apple II and DOS. It was ported to...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-04-01 Tags: detective/mystery geography historical educational

High Seas Trader

High Seas Trader is a business simulation strategy game developed and published by Impressions in 1995 for Amiga with AGA chipset and DOS. It is the follow-up to the earlier Impressions title Merchant...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-06-30 Tags: managerial trading amiga historical ships business sim naval

Castles: The Northern Campaign

Castles: The Northern Campaign is an expansion and an improved version of Castles, the strategy game developed by Quicksilver and published by Interplay. Both the original game and the expansion were...

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2015-04-17 Tags: medieval historical