Simulation Games

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 the Amiga version.

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-10-06Tags: 3d amiga original game polygons science fiction shoot em up space flight space sim texture map trading

EGA Trek

EGA Trek

EGATrek is one of the best remakes of the original Star Trek game developed on mainframes in the '70s. Nels Anderson created EGATrek originally in 1988 for MS-DOS and released it as shareware, but continued working on it until 1994.

Year: 1994 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-09-14Tags: science fiction shareware spaceship

SimAnt

SimAnt

SimAnt: The Electronic Ant Colony is a simulation game inspired by ants and the ways of their life, created and published by Maxis. Released back in 1991 for the PC, it lets the player take control and run an entire colony of ants.

Year: 1992 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-09-14Tags: ecology nature virtual life

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 Atari ST and Macintosh.

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-09-02Tags: business simulation freeware management real-time train transport turn-based

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 from 1984.

Year: 1988 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-08-31Tags: 3d bbc micro business simulation flight polygons real-time science fiction shoot em up space space flight space sim trading

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.

Year: 1992 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: business simulation management sim city train transport

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.

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-07-25Tags: caribbean history naval open world pirates real-time vehicular combat simulator watercraft

Gunship 2000

Gunship 2000

Gunship 2000 is a helicopter combat flight simulator created by MicroProse as a sequel to Gunship. Available vehicles include the AH-1 Cobra, AH-64 Apache, OH-58D Kiowa Warrior, MD 530MG and UH-60 Blackhawk.

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-07-25Tags: aga amiga cd32 flight helicopter transport vehicular combat simulator

SimCity

SimCity

SimCity, one of the most popular videogames of all the times, is an open-ended city-building game designed by Will Wright and developed by Maxis. It was released for Amiga, Atari S...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-07-25Tags: business simulation city building macintosh original game top-down

Barbie

Barbie

Barbie is a simulation game for the Commodore 64 created by Epyx and released in 1985. The player controls Barbie and can go shopping, buying dresses, swimwear, shoes, and more..

Year: 1984 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-05-26Tags: commodore 64 licensed virtual life

Frontier: First Encounters

Frontier: First Encounters

Frontier: First Encounters is a space combat and trading sim created by David Braben with his company Frontier Developments. First Encounters is the third installment of the Elit...

Year: 1995 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-05-26Tags: 3d combat sim physics polygons space exploration space flight space sim spaceship texture map trading

Battlehawks 1942

Battlehawks 1942

Battlehawks 1942 is a historical flight-sim set in the pacific during World War II. The game was created by LucasArts and released between 1988 and 1989 for MS-DOS, Amiga, and Atari ST.

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-05-22Tags: 3d aviation combat plane combat sim flight sim war ww2

Aces of the Pacific

Aces of the Pacific

Aces of the Pacific is a World War II combat flight simulator developed by Dynamix and released by Sierra for PC MS-DOS in 1992. The game features a lot of US and Japanese aircrafts.

Year: 1992 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-04-21Tags: aviation combat sim flight flight sim historical battle history vehicular combat simulator ww2

Lost Dutchman Mine

Lost Dutchman Mine

Lost Dutchman Mine is an adventure/simulation video game developed and published in 1989 by Magnetic Images. It was released for the Amiga, Atari ST, and MS-DOS. The title was des...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-04-15Tags: adventure-strategy business simulation history wild west