Abandonware DOS title

The best abandonware simulation games

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.
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Entrepreneur

Windows XP/98/9519974.1/5 business simulation
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Sid Meier's Pirates!

DOS1987protected4.1/5
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Shadow President

DOS19934.1/5 political simulation
Shadow President is a geopolitical simulation video game developed by DC True in 1993 for MS-DOS. In Shadow President, players take on the role of the President of the United States, tasked with managing both domestic and international affairs. The game provides a realistic simulation of the challenges faced by a world leader during the Cold War er...
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Rags to Riches

DOS19934/5 business simulation
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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...
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A-Train

DOSMac OS19924/5 business simulation
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Rockstar!

DOS19894/5 business simulation, life simulation
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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...
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Merchant Prince

DOS19934/5 business simulation, kingdom simulation
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Wild West World

DOS19914/5 business simulation
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Crime City

DOS19934/5
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Theme Hospital

DOSWindows XP/98/951997protecteddemo4/5 business simulation
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Ocean Trader

DOS19954/5 business simulation
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Yoot Tower

Windows XP/98/9519994/5 sandbox strategy, business simulation
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Jones in the Fast Lane

DOS19914/5 life simulation
Jones in the Fast Lane is the kind of game that you don't see often these days. It's a mix between a digital board game and a modern day life simulation. The goal of the game is to live the life of Jones, making choices about school, work, your home, etc. Graphics is a mix of cartonish and digitized characters, very reminishent of some of the best ...
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Hill Street Blues

DOS19914/5
Hill Street Blues is an old DOS "driving" game developed by Krisalis in 1991. The gameplay it's similar to a Grand Theft Auto clone (we're talking about GTA 1 or 2) in which you are the police and you have to apprehend criminals. Hill Street Blues is a rare example of game based on a TV series.
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Alter Ego: Male Version

DOS19864/5 life simulation
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Ascii Sector

WindowsLinuxDOS2007freeware4/5 space exploration, space simulation
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Biing!

DOS1995NSFW4/5 business simulation
Biing! is a simulation and management game developed by German studio reLINE Software. In "Biing!", players take on the role of managing a hospital. The objective is to build, manage, and expand the hospital while dealing with patients and various humorous and sometimes risqué situations. The game has a sequel, "Biing! 2: Sonne, St...
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Grand Prix

DOS19894/5 racing: Formula 1, business simulation
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Industry Giant 2

Windows XP/98/952002protected4/5 business simulation
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Jaws

DOS19894/5 water sports
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Motor City

DOS19944/5 business simulation
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SimSafari

Windows XP/98/9519984/5 business simulation
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Steel Thunder

DOS1989protected4/5 tank simulation
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The Clue!

DOS1994freeware4/5 point and click adventure
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Traders

DOS19924/5 business simulation
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Utopia: The Creation of a Nation

DOS19924/5 city building
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Pizza Tycoon

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac OS1994protected4/5 business simulation