Millennia: Altered Destinies is a space strategy game designed by Ian Bird (the creator of Deuteros and Millennium 2.2), developed and published by Take-Two in 1995. The plot of the game is brilliant.
The Reap is a futuristic shoot 'em-up created by Housemarque in 1997 for Microsoft Windows. The scrolling is isometric, like the famous arcade Zaxxon, but the game features 3D modeled levels with hi-quality rendered graphics.
Railroad Tycoon II is a railroad simulation game developed by PopTop Software and released for Windows in 1998. Despite the title, the game is technically not a sequel to the previous Railroad Tycoon designed by Sid Meier.