Abandonware DOS title

Abandonware simulation games sorted by release date

Simulation games are designed to convey realism in every aspect, from gameplay to visuals. Simulation games have a number of sub-genres according to their main goals, for example building cities, managing business companies, leading a social life, or campaigning for president.
caesar2-3

Caesar 2

DOS19954.2/5 sandbox strategy, city building
dime-city-01

Dime City

DOS1995NSFW3.9/5 business simulation
high-seas-trader-04

High Seas Trader

DOS19953.9/5 business simulation
machiavelli-1

Machiavelli the Prince

DOS1995protected4.2/5 kingdom simulation, business simulation
ocean-trader-03

Ocean Trader

DOS19954/5 business simulation
simtown-01

SimTown

Windows XP/98/95Windows 3.xMac OS19954/5 city building, business simulation
SimTown is a city-building simulation game developed by Maxis and published by Electronic Arts. It was released in 1995 as a spin-off of the immensely popular SimCity series. Unlike SimCity, which focuses on managing an entire city, SimTown allows players to build and manage a smaller town or neighborhood.In SimTown, players start with a blank canv...
transport-tycoon-deluxe-02

Transport Tycoon Deluxe

DOS19954.3/5 sandbox strategy, traffic and transportation, business simulation
Transport Tycoon Deluxe is a business simulation game that puts the player at the head of a transport company to compete against rival companies. The player can build stations, airports, railroads to transport passengers, mail and various goods using trucks, trains and planes. The game became a cult and a few talented fans created some of the best ...
uncharted-waters-2-05

Uncharted Waters 2: New Horizons

DOS19954.1/5
Uncharted Waters 2: New Horizons is an abandoned simulation game, sequel of Uncharted Waters, developed and released by KOEI in 1995. The Uncharted Waters series is set in the Age of Discovery and gives the player the freedom to set sail with their ship and go wherever you want exploring, fighting, trading, privateering, etc.
zeppelin-giants-01

Zeppelin: Giants of the Sky

DOS19953.9/5 business simulation
afterlife-06

Afterlife

DOSWindows XP/98/95LinuxMac OS1996protected3.7/5 god game, city building
Afterlife is a simulation strategy game developed and published by LucasArts. It was released in 1996 for Microsoft Windows and later made available on other platforms. The game was designed by Michael Stemmle and was known for its unique take on the simulation genre.Afterlife puts players in the role of a semi-divine being responsible for developi...
free-enterprise-07

Free Enterprise

Windows XP/98/9519964.2/5 business simulation
Dehumanizing offices? Check. Depressing environment? Check. No windows in the whole place? Check. Good, I'm ready to exploit my workers and become great entrepreneur. All of this thanks to Free Enterprise, a simulation for Windows by Tsunami Media, published in 1996.
gloriana-01

Gloriana

DOS19964.2/5 business simulation
holiday-island-4

Holiday Island

Windows 3.x19964/5 sandbox strategy, city building
capitalism-plus-01

Capitalism Plus

DOSWindows XP/98/951997protected3.8/5 business simulation
constructor-4

Constructor

DOS1997protected4.1/5 business simulation
enterpreneur-04

Entrepreneur

Windows XP/98/9519974.1/5 business simulation
lula-04.png

Lula: The Sexy Empire

Windows XP/98/951997protectedNSFW4.1/5 business simulation
quandaries-1

Quandaries

DOS19973.5/5 life simulation
themehospital-2

Theme Hospital

DOSWindows XP/98/951997protecteddemo4/5 business simulation
caesar-3-09

Caesar 3

Windows XP/98/95Mac OS1998protected4.2/5 city building, sandbox strategy
dopewars-win-05

Dope Wars

Windows XP/98/9519984.2/5 business simulation
Dope Wars is a text-based simulation game that originated as a DOS program in the early 1980s, but gained popularity in its Windows version released in 1998. The game puts players in the role of a drug dealer navigating the underground economy of buying, selling, and transporting various illegal substances.In the Windows version of the game, player...
lego-loco-04

Lego Loco

Windows XP/98/9519984.1/5 city building
railroad-tycoon-2-03

Railroad Tycoon 2

Windows XP/98/95LinuxMac OS19984.2/5 traffic and transportation, business simulation
Railroad Tycoon 2 is an abandoned train simulation game designed by Phil Steinmeyer, developed by Pop Software and released by Gathering of Developers for Windows, Linux and Mac in 1998. As the title suggests, Railroad Tycoon 2 is the sequel of the acclaimed train management simulation Railroad Tycoon designed by Sid Meier in 1990.
simsafari-01

SimSafari

Windows XP/98/9519984/5 business simulation
pharaoh-sierra-4

Pharaoh

Windows XP/98/951999protected4.2/5 sandbox strategy, city building
roller-coaster-tycoon-1-07

Roller Coaster Tycoon

Windows XP/98/951999protected4.2/5 sandbox strategy, business simulation
simcity3000-03

SimCity 3000

Windows XP/98/951999protected4/5 sandbox strategy, city building
SimCity 3000 is a city-building simulation game developed by Maxis and published by Electronic Arts. It was released in 1999 as the third major installment in the SimCity series, following SimCity 2000.In SimCity 3000, players take on the role of mayor and are tasked with building and managing a city from the ground up. The game offers more detaile...
yoot-tower-07

Yoot Tower

Windows XP/98/9519994/5 sandbox strategy, business simulation
patrician2-01

Patrician 2: Quest for Power

Windows XP/98/952000protected4.1/5 business simulation
the-sims-02

The Sims

Windows XP/98/9520003.9/5 life simulation
The Sims, released in 2000, marked the beginning of the iconic life simulation series. Developed by Maxis and designed by Will Wright, the game quickly became a cultural phenomenon and a best-selling title.In The Sims, players create and control virtual characters known as Sims. They can customize their Sims' appearance, personality traits, and asp...