Simulation Games

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

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

Elite

Elite

Elite is a famous space flight and trading sim created by David Braben and Ian Bell (with their company, Mr Micro), published by Acornsoft and Firebird, and released for several home computers starting...

Year: 1988 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-09-21Tags: flight sci-fi/futuristic shooter space sim trading wireframe

The Patrician

The Patrician

The Patrician is a historical trading sim created by Triptychon Software and released in 1992 by Ascon for the Amiga and Atari ST, with a DOS version following in 1993. Initially released in German, with...

Year: 1992 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-05-30Tags: managerial trading medieval nautical sea trading freeware

Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon

Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon

Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon (or, simply, Railroad Tycoon) is a trains management and business sim created by MPS Labs and released by Microprose in 1990 for MS-DOS and Amiga. In 1991 it was ported to...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-06-04Tags: managerial real-time train freeware

Red Baron

Red Baron

Red Baron was created by Damon Slye at Dynamix and published by Sierra Entertainment in 1990 for MS-DOS 5.0. Two years later it was ported to Amiga. Red Baron is a flight simulator game set in World War...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2018-05-22Tags: flight historical battle world war i combat sim flight sim

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

Sid Meier's Pirates!

Sid Meier's Pirates!

Sid Meier’s Pirates! is the original award winning pirate life simulation game developed and published by MicroProse in 1987 for the Apple II, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, and PC Booster. It was ported...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-04-20Tags: naval real-time pirates

Starglider II

Starglider II

Starglider 2 a 3D space combat simulator developed by Argonaut Software initially for the Amiga and published in 1988 by Rainbird also for the Atari ST. The game was also ported to DOS and Macintosh and...

Year: 1988 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-11-08Tags: sci-fi/futuristic shooter flight aliens 1st-person 3d

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

Merchant Colony

Merchant Colony

Merchant Colony is a trading strategy/simulation game during the colonial age (18th century) designed by David Lester and published by Impressions in 1991 for DOS, Amiga and Atari ST. The year is 1700...

Year: 1991 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-06-30Tags: managerial naval sea trading business sim

A-Train

A-Train

A-Train is a train simulation game created by the Japanese developer Artdink. Initially called "Take the A-Train", the first game was released in Japan in 1986, followed by a sequel in 1988. It was with...

Year: 1992 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-06-26Tags: managerial train

Silent Hunter

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: 2017-06-25Tags: historical world war ii submarine naval

D-Day: The Beginning of the End

D-Day: The Beginning of the End

To remember the famous historical battle, today we publish D-Day: The Beginning of the End, a turn-based wargame developed by Impressions Games and released for DOS and Amiga in 1994. As you can imagine,...

Year: 1994 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-06-06Tags: historical battle managerial turn-based wargame world war ii