Strategy Games

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: 2020-07-31Tags: 4x aga business simulation historical battle history management north america south america turn-based

Sid Meier's Civilization II

Sid Meier's Civilization II

Sid Meier's Civilization II, or simply Civilization 2, 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".

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-09-02Tags: 4x business simulation management turn-based

Starcraft

Starcraft

StarCraft is one of the most influential real-time-strategy games ever created and one of the most important video games of all time. It was developed by Blizzard Entertainment, and it was initially released in 1998 for Windows.

Year: 1998 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-01-14Tags: aliens freeware real-time rts science fiction

Dune II: The Battle For Arrakis

Dune II: The Battle For Arrakis

Dune II: The Building of a Dynasty (a.k.a. Dune II: Battle for Arrakis) is the second entry in the Dune series and it's one of the most influential video games of all time. It w...

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: movies real-time rts science fiction war

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 Amiga and DOS in 1994.

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-07-28Tags: aga aliens rpg elements science fiction squad management turn-based

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: 2019-10-22Tags: 4x business simulation history management top-down turn-based

The Settlers

The Settlers

The Settlers is a medieval city building simulation game by Blue Byte Software, first released in 1993 for Commodore Amiga and in 1994 for MS-DOS. In America, it was published as Serf City: Life Is Feudal.

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-07-25Tags: amiga original game business simulation city building management multiplayer real-time

Command & Conquer: Red Alert

Command & Conquer: Red Alert

Command & Conquer: Red Alert is a real-time strategy game created by Westwood Studios and published by Virgin in 1996 for MS-DOS and Windows 95. It was later ported to PlayStation.

Year: 1996 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: europe real-time rts science fiction war

Warcraft II: Tides Of Darkness

Warcraft II: Tides Of Darkness

Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness is the sequel to the first real time strategy game created by Blizzard, Warcraft: Orcs & Humans. This second chapter of the fantasy RTS was developed...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-10-22Tags: fantasy real-time rts steampunk war

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, then later ported to several other platforms including A...

Year: 1988 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-08-22Tags: atari st naval real-time science fiction transport watercraft

Archon: The Light and the Dark

Archon: The Light and the Dark

Archon: The Light and the Dark is a 1983 video game developed by Free Fall Associates and published by Electronic Arts. The concept is similar to chess, but with real-time fights between pieces to decide the winner.

Year: 1985 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-07-17Tags: 2 players board game chess variants fantasy multiplayer real-time turn-based versus war

Age of Empires

Age of Empires

Age of Empires is a historical real-time strategy game created by Ensemble Studios and published by Microsoft in 1997 for Windows. It's one of the most popular video games franchises ever created.

Year: 1997 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2019-10-24Tags: classical antiquity history isometric management real-time rts war

Powermonger: World War I Edition

Powermonger: World War I Edition

Powermonger: World War I Edition is a data-disk/expansion of the classic Powermonger by Bullfrog. It was released in 1991 for the Amiga and Atari ST. As you can imagine, the expansion brings Powermonger into World War I.

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-07-22Tags: 3d isometric real-time war ww1

King's Bounty

King's Bounty

King's Bounty is a turn-based strategy game developed and published by New World Computing. The title was released in 1990 for MS-DOS, C64, and Apple II, while the Amiga, Genesis, and Macintosh versions arrived in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-08-15Tags: adventure-rpg fantasy rpg elements top-down turn-based