Simulation Games

Pharaoh

Pharaoh

Pharaoh is a city building simulation game set in the ancient Egypt, developed by Impressions Games and published by Sierra Entertainment in 1999 for Windows. The game uses the Caesar III engine, with...

Year: 1999 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-02-11Tags: managerial real-time city building

Sim City 2000

Sim City 2000

SimCity 2000 is the city building game subsequent to Sim City, developed and published by Maxis Software and released in 1993. It made its way onto many platforms following its initial release. It expanded...

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-04-25Tags: managerial city building business sim

Theme Hospital

Theme Hospital

Theme Hospital is a business simulator developed by Bullfrog Productions and published by Electronic Arts for the PC in 1997. It's the second game in Bullfrog Productions' Theme series, and was proceeded...

Year: 1997 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-01-21Tags: managerial humour

Sim Theme Park

Sim Theme Park

Sim Theme Park (also known as Theme Park World) is the sequel to Theme Park and the second game in the series. It is a theme park management game where players build their own theme park with roller coasters,...

Year: 1999 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2016-10-01Tags: managerial

The Oregon Trail Deluxe

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: 2016-11-13Tags: geography historical educational

Transport Tycoon Deluxe

Transport Tycoon Deluxe

Transport Tycoon Deluxe (or TTD) is an improved version of Transport Tycoon, a business simulation game developed by Chris Sawyer and published by MicroProse in 1995 for MS-DOS. A Windows version was...

Year: 1995 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2016-11-19Tags: managerial real-time train isometric

Frontier: Elite II

Frontier: Elite II

The 350th game on GamesNostalgia is our favourite game ever: Frontier: Elite II. You can download here the PC version, which had a more advanced graphics engine, featuring texture mapping, compared to...

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-05-03Tags: flight sci-fi/futuristic shooter space sim trading

SimFarm

SimFarm

SimFarm is a spin-off of SimCity, developed and published by Maxis Software it was released in 1993 for DOS. It was ported to other platforms in the subsequent years. Instead of a city you are tasked...

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2016-11-18Tags: managerial farm

Constructor

Constructor

Constructor is a simulation game developed by System 3 and published by Acclaim in 1997 for MS-DOS. It was later ported to Mac OS, Playstation and Windows. In this game rich of humour you control a construction...

Year: 1997 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-06-03Tags: managerial real-time humour

SimTower: The Vertical Empire

SimTower: The Vertical Empire

SimTower: The Vertical Empire is a simulation game developed by Japanese company OpenBook and published by Maxis in 1994 for Windows 3.x and Macintosh. The game was initially developed by a young Japanese...

Year: 1995 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-11-18Tags: managerial/business simulation city building

Harpoon

Harpoon

Harpoon is a naval wargame created by Three-Sixty Pacific and published for MS-DOS in 1989, then ported to Amiga and Macintosh in 1990. Former naval officer Larry Bond took inspiration from a real military...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-12-02Tags: naval real-time boardgame wargame

Wing Commander

Wing Commander

Wing Commander is a space combat simulator designed by Chris Roberts and first released for the PC DOS in 1990. It was later ported to the Amiga, CD32, Sega CD and the SNES. It is the first game in the...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: flight sci-fi/futuristic

EF 2000

EF 2000

EF2000 is a combat flight simulator developed by Digital Image Design and published by Ocean Software for PC in 1995. The game, the sequel to TFX, puts the player in the cockpit of a Eurofighter Typhoon...

Year: 1995 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-05-09Tags: flight sim combat sim flight

The Oregon Trail

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: 2017-09-09Tags: educational simulation text-based geography historical