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Moonbase

Moonbase

Moonbase: Lunar Colony Simulator is a strategy/simulation game created by Wesson International in 1990 for MS-DOS and later ported to Amiga and Macintosh. As you can imagine from t...

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy

business simulation city building management science fiction space space exploration
Carrier Command

Carrier Command

Carrier Command is a vehicle simulation and a real-time strategy game developed by Realtime Games in 1988 for the Atari ST. Later it was ported to several other platforms, includin...

Year: 1988 Genre: Strategy

atari st naval real-time science fiction transport watercraft
Balance of Power: The 1990 Edition

Balance of Power: The 1990 Edition

Balance of Power: The 1990 Edition is an enhanced version of Balance of Power, a strategy game developed by Chris Crawford originally for Macintosh in 1985. The new version was published five years later by Mindscape.

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy

2 players cold war coverdisk hotseat map-based historical political turn-based war
Star Control II

Star Control II

Star Control II is the sci-fi strategy game sequel to the original Star Control and was developed by Toys for Bob and published by Accolade in 1992 for DOS. It was ported to 3DO in 1994.

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy

4x arcade mini-games real-time science fiction shoot em up space exploration space flight
Genesia

Genesia

Genesia (the US version was called Ultimate Domain) is a strategy game developed and published by Microids for the Amiga in 1993. The game was later picked up by Software Toolworks and ported out to the IBM PC.

Year: 1993 Genre: Strategy

amiga original game amos business simulation fantasy isometric management
Ports of Call

Ports of Call

Ports of Call is a business/strategy game created by Rolf-Dieter Klein and Martin Ulrich in 1987 for the Amiga, then ported a few years later to MS-DOS. This title is a real classic.

Year: 1987 Genre: Strategy

amiga original game business simulation hotseat naval trading
High Seas Trader

High Seas Trader

High Seas Trader is a business simulation strategy game developed and published by Impressions in 1995 for Amiga with AGA chipset and DOS. It is the follow-up to the earlier Impres...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy

aga business simulation history management naval sea trading trading
Steel Empire

Steel Empire

Steel Empire is an action-strategy game created by Silicon Knights for the Amiga, Atari ST, and MS-DOS, released in 1992. Denis Dyack and Rick Goertz designed this title. It's the ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy

action strategy mecha science fiction tactics top-down
Roadwar Europa

Roadwar Europa

Roadwar Europa is a futuristic turn-based strategy game designed by Jeff Johnson and initially developed for the Apple II and Commodore 64 in 1986, published by Strategic Simulations Inc.

Year: 1987 Genre: Strategy

apple 2 original game post-apocalyptic science fiction turn-based wargame
Sid Meier's Civilization II

Sid Meier's Civilization II

Civilization II, or simply Civ2, is the second chapter of the most famous turn-based strategy video game ever created: Sid Meier's Civilization. The game's objective is to "Build an empire to stand the test of time".

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy

4x history management turn-based
Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines

Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines

Commandos: Behind Enemy Lines is the first chapter of a famous tactical game series created by the Spanish studio Pyro and published by Eidos. This first game, designed by Gonzalo ...

Year: 1998 Genre: Strategy

europe historical battle military puzzle-solving squad management stealth war ww2
War Planets: Age of Chaos

War Planets: Age of Chaos

War Planets: Age of Chaos is a sci-fi real-time strategy game set in the War Planets universe created by the toy company Trendmasters. The game, created by Trendmasters itself, was...

Year: 1997 Genre: Strategy

aliens licensed real-time rts science fiction war
Warlords III: Reign of Heroes

Warlords III: Reign of Heroes

Warlords III: Reign of Heroes is the third chapter of the saga of fantasy turn-based strategy games created by Strategic Studies Group. The game was released in 1997, exclusively for Windows.

Year: 1997 Genre: Strategy

rpg elements tactics top-down turn-based wargame
The Computer Edition of Risk

The Computer Edition of Risk

The Computer Edition of Risk is the official conversion of the popular board game Risk, released by Virgin Games for the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS, and Macintosh, starting from 1988.

Year: 1989 Genre: Strategy

board game licensed war wargame