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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

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Sim City 2000

Sim City 2000

SimCity 2000 is the city building game subsequent to SimCity, developed and published by Maxis Software and released in 1993. It made its way onto many platforms following its initial release.

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation

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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

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Wing Commander

Wing Commander

Wing Commander is a space combat simulator designed by Chris Roberts and first released for the PC DOS in 1990. It was later ported to the Amiga, CD32, Sega CD and the SNES. It is...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation

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Wings

Wings

Wings is a World War I flight simulation game developed by Cinemaware for the Amiga and published in 1990. It features a mix of gameplay, including top-down view bombing missions, ...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation

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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, which is the sequel to TFX, puts the player in the...

Year: 1995 Genre: Simulation

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Strike Commander

Strike Commander

Strike Commander is one of the best combat flight simulators ever created. It was designed by Chris Roberts and released by Origin Systems for the PC MS-DOS in 1993, after four years of development.

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation

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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...

Year: 1988 Genre: Simulation

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Koronis Rift

Koronis Rift

Koronis Rift is one of the earliest games created by LucasArts (aka Lucasfilm Games). It was designed and produced by Noah Falstein, and it was released initially, in 1985, for the Atari 8-bit computers.

Year: 1985 Genre: Simulation

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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

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Flight Simulator 4

Flight Simulator 4

Microsoft Flight Simulator 4 is the fourth edition of the popular flight simulation game created by Bruce A. Artwick and later acquired by Microsoft. This version, released in 19...

Year: 1989 Genre: Simulation

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Sim Earth

Sim Earth

SimEarth: The Living Planet is a life simulation game created by Will Wright and published by Maxis Software for DOS, Amiga, Macintosh, and other platforms in 1990, one year later the success of SimCity.

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation

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Archimedean Dynasty

Archimedean Dynasty

Archimedean Dynasty is a science fiction submarine simulator created by Massive Development and published by BlueByte in 1996 for MS-DOS. It is considered the first chapter of the AquaNox series.

Year: 1996 Genre: Simulation

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F-19 Stealth Fighter

F-19 Stealth Fighter

F-19 Stealth Fighter is a combat jet simulator; it was developed and released by MicroProse in 1988 for PC DOS and in 1990 for the Amiga and Atari. The game is a remake of the 8-bit title called Project Stealth Fighter.

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation

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