Turn-based Classic Games and Abandonware

Sid Meier's Civilization II

Sid Meier's Civilization II

Sid Meier's Civilization II is the second chapter of the most famous turn-based strategy video game ever created. The game's objective is to "Build an empire to stand the test of time". This second chapter,...

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2018-02-11Tags: managerial turn-based

Heroes of Might and Magic II

Heroes of Might and Magic II

Heroes of Might and Magic II: The Succession Wars is a turn-based strategy game published in 1996 by the 3DO Company. It is the second installment of the Heroes of Might and Magic series and it is considered...

Year: 1996 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2017-02-18Tags: fantasy turn-based

Master of Orion II: Battle at Antares

Master of Orion II: Battle at Antares

Master of Orion II: Battle At Antares, the sequel to Master of Orion, is a popular turn-based 4x space empire game designed by Steve Barcia and Ken Burd and developed by Simtex. The game was published...

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-07Tags: managerial sci-fi/futuristic turn-based

Lords of the Realm II

Lords of the Realm II

Lords of the Realm II is a strategy meets resource management computer game developed by Impressions Games and published by Sierra On-Line in 1996. It is the second game in the Lords of the Realm series....

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-13Tags: real-time managerial turn-based medieval

X-COM: UFO Defense

X-COM: UFO Defense

X-COM: UFO Defense (UFO: Enemy Unknown in Europe) is a science fiction strategy game developed by Mythos Games and published by MicroProse Software (Geoff Crammond’s former company) and released for...

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-01-31Tags: sci-fi/futuristic turn-based

Heroes of Might and Magic

Heroes of Might and Magic

Heroes of Might and Magic is a fantasy role-playing game developed and published by New World Computing in 1995 for DOS. This game is strongly based on King’s Bounty, another game by New World Computing....

Year: 1995 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2016-11-20Tags: fantasy turn-based

Champions of Krynn

Champions of Krynn

Champions of Krynn is the first chapter of the role-playing games series created by Strategic Simulations Inc, based on the Dragonlance settings of Advanced Dungeons & Dragons. The game, designed by Dave...

Year: 1990 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-05-14Tags: turn-based dungeon crawler fantasy swords and sorcery dungeons and dragons

X-COM: Apocalypse

X-COM: Apocalypse

X-COM Apocalypse is the third entry into the X-COM series, developed by Mythos Games and published by MicroProse, it was released for DOS and Windows in 1997. Apocalypse utilizes the same Cityscape and...

Year: 1997 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-27Tags: real-time sci-fi/futuristic turn-based aliens

X-COM: Terror from the Deep

X-COM: Terror from the Deep

X-COM: Terror from the Deep, the sequel to UFO: Enemy Unknown, is a strategy video game developed and published by MicroProse in 1995 for the PC This follow-up to the original X-COM is almost identical...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-02-01Tags: sci-fi/futuristic turn-based

Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday

Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday

Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday is a sci-fi RPG developed and published by Strategic Simulations Inc in 1990 for Amiga, Commodore 64, and DOS. A slightly different version was released for the SEGA...

Year: 1990 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-05-18Tags: sci-fi/futuristic turn-based dungeon crawler comics

Betrayal at Krondor

Betrayal at Krondor

Betrayal at Krondor is an adventure RPG game developed and published by Dynamix in 1993 for DOS. It was later ported to Windows in 2010. Betrayal at Krondor is inspired by and based on the Riftwar novels...

Year: 1993 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-04-24Tags: turn-based fantasy

Ascendancy

Ascendancy

Ascendancy is a sci fi turn-based strategy game developed and published by The Logic Factory in 1995 and released for DOS. It is referred to as a “4x” game, meaning explore, expand, exploit, and exterminate...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2016-11-19Tags: sci-fi/futuristic 4x turn-based

Master of Magic

Master of Magic

Master of Magic is a fantasy turn-based strategy game created by Simtex and published by MicroProse in 1994 for MS-DOS. In this turn-based 4X strategy game, that some defined the fantasy version of Civilization,...

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-07-07Tags: fantasy managerial turn-based 4x

Panzer General

Panzer General

Panzer General is a top-down, turn-based, historical battle game developed and published by Strategic Simulations, Inc and released for DOS in 1994. It was one of the first games (if not the first) that...

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2015-04-16Tags: historical battle turn-based