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: 2019-01-20Tags: 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

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

Worms

Worms

Worms is a turn-based artillery game developed by Andy Davidson for Team17 and released in 1995 for Amiga and MS-DOS by Ocean. It is the first game in the Worms series and thanks to its success it was...

Year: 1995 Genre: Puzzler Updated: 2016-12-09Tags: turn-based 2d scrolling artillery amiga original game

Sid Meier's Civilization

Sid Meier's Civilization

Sid Meier's Civilization is a turn-based "4X"-type strategy video game created by Sid Meier and Bruce Shelley for MicroProse in 1991. The game's objective is to "Build an empire to stand the test of time"...

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2018-07-01Tags: managerial turn-based top-down historical

Sid Meier's Colonization

Sid Meier's Colonization

Sid Meier's Colonization is a strategy game themed on the European colonization of the New World, starting from the Discovery of America in 1492. The player has time until 1850 to reach independence....

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2017-11-18Tags: historical battle managerial turn-based

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

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

Master of Orion

Master of Orion

Master of Orion is a 4X science fiction turn-based strategy game developed by SimTex and published by MicroProse in 1993 for Dos and Mac. This title pretty much invented 4X (explore, expand, exploit,...

Year: 1993 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2015-04-17Tags: managerial sci-fi/futuristic turn-based 4x

Dark Sun: Shattered Lands

Dark Sun: Shattered Lands

Dark Sun: Shattered Lands is a computer RPG set in the AD&D universe, created by Strategic Simulations Inc in 1993 for DOS only. Being based on the AD&D campaign known as Dark Sun, it is set in the desert...

Year: 1993 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-01-24Tags: fantasy turn-based