The best classic and old school History games

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

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

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

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

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

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

Defender of the Crown

Defender of the Crown

Defender of the Crown is a strategy game designed by Kellyn Beck and it's one of the first and most influential Amiga games. It was Cinemaware's first game, and was originally rele...

Year: 1986 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2021-02-21Tags: amiga original game europe fantasy historical battle history map-based historical medieval mythology robin hood

Silent Service

Silent Service

Silent Service is a warfare submarine simulator designed by legendary Canadian video game creator Sid Meier, known for the acclaimed Sid Meier's Civilization. The game was publis...

Year: 1986 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: history military naval submarine vehicular combat simulator war ww2

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. It was originally released for the Amiga and MS-DOS, but 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

1869

1869

1869 (also known as 1869: History Experience Part I) is a business/managerial simulation set during the golden age of clipper ships. It was created by the Austrian company Max Design and released in 1992 for Amiga and MS-DOS.

Year: 1992 Genre: Strategy Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aga business simulation history industrial age management naval sea trading trading turn-based

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: 2020-12-02Tags: aviation combat sim flight flight sim historical battle history vehicular combat simulator ww2

Aces Over Europe

Aces Over Europe

Aces Over Europe is an action flight simulator and the sequel to Aces of the Pacific, developed by Dynamix and published by Sierra On-Line in 1993 for DOS. This game improves upo...

Year: 1993 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: aviation combat sim flight flight sim historical battle history vehicular combat simulator 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

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