The best classic and old school History games

Pirates! Gold

Pirates! Gold

Pirates! Gold is the remake of Sid Meier's award-winning Pirates! and was developed by MPS Labs and published by MicroProse in 1993 for MS-DOS and Sega Genesis. One year later, it was ported to Amiga CD32 and Macintosh.

Year: 1993 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: amiga cd32 caribbean history naval open world pirates real-time vehicular combat simulator watercraft

Red Baron

Red Baron

Red Baron was created by Damon Slye at Dynamix and published by Sierra Entertainment in 1990 for MS-DOS 5.0. Two years later it was ported to Amiga. Red Baron is a flight simulator game set in World War I, on the western front.

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aviation combat sim flight flight sim historical battle history war ww1

Defender of the Crown II

Defender of the Crown II

Defender of the Crown II is the sequel to the original Defender of the Crown, it was developed by Sachs Enterprises and published by Commodore Electronics in 1993 for the Amiga CD32.

Year: 1993 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-12-17Tags: amiga cd32 amiga original game fantasy history map-based historical war

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: 2021-02-22Tags: caribbean history naval open world pirates real-time vehicular combat simulator watercraft

Sid Meier's Civilization

Sid Meier's Civilization

Sid Meier's Civilization is one of the most popular strategy games of all time. It was created by Bruce Shelley and Sid Meier, alongside MicroProse. The game was released in September 1991 for MS-DOS, Amiga, and Atari ST.

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 4x business simulation history management top-down turn-based

Caesar II

Caesar II

Caesar II is a city building strategy game developed by Impressions Games and published by Sierra On-Line in 1995 for DOS and Windows. It was released for Mac in 1996. Starting ...

Year: 1995 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: business simulation city building classical antiquity construction simulation europe history management middle east real-time

Lords of the Realm

Lords of the Realm

Lords of the Realm is a turn-based strategy game developed and published by Impressions Games in 1994. Initially released for the Amiga and MS-DOS, it was ported to Windows three years later.

Year: 1994 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aga europe history management medieval real-time turn-based

The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail was developed way back in 1971 on university mainframes then jumped over to early 8-bit home computer systems. Continuing through 4 decades it has reappeared in ma...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: educational geography history text-based wild west

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park

Jurassic Park is the video game adaptation of the Steven Spielberg film, developed and published by Ocean Software and released in 1993 for the Amiga and DOS. The game and the film were released the same year.

Year: 1993 Genre: Action Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: aga arcade history movies multi-type prehistoric shoot em up

Silent Service II

Silent Service II

Silent Service 2 is a submarine simulator created by MicroProse and published initially in 1990 for PC MS-DOS and later for Amiga/Atari ST. The game is the sequel to the well-known...

Year: 1991 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-12-12Tags: first-person historical battle history naval submarine vehicular combat simulator war ww2

Historyline: 1914-1918

Historyline: 1914-1918

Historyline: 1914-1918, also know as The Great War: 1914 - 1918, is a turn-based strategy game developed by Blue Byte Studio and released for DOS and Amiga in 1992. The game uses a...

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-08-31Tags: hexagonal map history military turn-based war wargame ww1

Ugh!

Ugh!

Ugh! is an arcade flight game developed by Egosoft in 1992, initially for the Amiga. The game was published by Play Byte, and it was also released on MS-DOS and Commodore 64. It's ...

Year: 1992 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: 2 players amiga original game arcade aviation co-op flight history platform prehistoric

Centurion: Defender of Rome

Centurion: Defender of Rome

Centurion: Defender of Rome is a strategy game developed by Bits of Magic and published by Electronic Arts. Initially released for PC in 1990, it was ported to Amiga and SEGA Genesis in 1991.

Year: 1991 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-21Tags: ancient egypt classical antiquity historical battle history map-based historical middle east real-time roman turn-based war

Secret Weapons Of The Luftwaffe

Secret Weapons Of The Luftwaffe

Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe is a World War II combat flight simulation created by LucasFilm Games and released in 1991 for PC MS-DOS. The game features several historical missi...

Year: 1991 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aviation flight flight sim historical battle history ww2