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The best urban setting games

There are a lot of games that take place in urban environments. Cities from any epoch (both ancient and modern) were often used as the setting, or even for the purpose, for any kind of game: simulation, strategy, action, etc. Think about a medieval town, an ancient city, a modern metropolis, a futuristic megalopolis; you can bet that someone used one of these as the setting of a successful game.

Most popular urban setting applications

Grand Theft Auto
action-adventureDOS, Windows XP/98/95
Road Rash
racingWindows XP/98/95
Crazy Taxi
racingWindows XP/98/95

Urban setting applications

  • murdersvenice-1
    DOS19904/5 CobraSoft
  • simcopter-08
    Windows XP/98/9519964/5 Maxis
  • bloodnet-4
    DOS1993protected4/5 MicroProse Software

    BloodNet is a blend of point & click adventure (it has puzzles and an adventure style dialogue system) and RPG (player statistics, combat, random encounters), set in a dark cyberpunk New York. BloodNet was developed and published by MicroProse software in 1993. You are Ransom Stark who's goal in the game is to defeat a vampire called Van Helsin...

  • roadwareuropa-1
    DOS1987protected3.9/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
  • the-clue-01
    DOS1994freeware3.9/5 neo Software Produktions
  • tekwar-09
    DOS19953.9/5 Capstone
  • shinobi-1
    DOS19893.9/5 Sega
  • eagle-eye-mysteries1-01
    DOS19933.9/5 Stormfront Studios
  • robocop-3-07
    DOS19923.9/5 Digital Image Design
  • laurabow2-1
    DOSWindows 3.x1992protected3.9/5 Sierra On-Line
  • batmanreturns-3
    DOS19923.9/5 Spirit of discovery
  • aliencabal-4
    DOS1997freeware3.9/5 QASoft
  • bureaucracy-02
    DOSMac19873.9/5 Infocom

    Bureaucracy is an abandoned text-adventure game designed by Douglas Adams (yes, the writer of The Hitchhiker Guide of the Galaxy), developed and published by Infocom in 1987. Bureaucracy is a peculiar interactive fiction; the game challenges you to solve frustrating bureaucratic problems in a world populated by strange characters.

  • tasstimestonetown-1
    DOS19863.9/5 Interplay Productions
  • bluesbrothers2-1
    DOS19933.8/5 Titus Interactive
  • hillsfar-6
    DOS1989protected3.8/5 Westwood Studios
  • chicago90-1
    DOS19893.8/5 Microids
  • ghostb2-1
    DOS19893.8/5 Dynamix

    Ghostbusters 2 is an abandoned action game based on the movie of the same name, set in New York. Ghostbusters 2 was developed by Dynamix and released by Activision in 1989. It's part of a series of games based on the popular Ghostbuster franchise, being the olny one developed for DOS.

  • metropolis-4
    DOS19873.8/5 Arcadia Systems
  • manhunter-new-york-4
    DOS19883.8/5 Evryware
  • renegade-1
    DOS19883.8/5 Technos Japan
  • ranx-2
    DOS19903.8/5 UBI Soft
  • crime-wave-03
    DOS19903.8/5 Access Software
  • ghostbusters-remake-04

    Ghostbusters is a abandoned action game based on the 80s hit movie Ghostbusters. Ghostbusters was released in 2006 as a remake of the game of the same name developed by Activision in 1984 for a number of platforms including C64, Atari 2600, ZX Spectrum.

  • houndshadow-1
    DOS19893.8/5 Eldritch Games
  • bureau-13-02
    DOS19953.7/5 Take-Two Interactive
  • genemachine-1
    DOS19963.7/5 Divide by zero
  • berlin1948-4
    DOS19893.7/5 Time Warp Software
  • bargonattack-1
    DOS19923.7/5 Coktel Vision
  • predator2-03
    DOS19913.7/5 Arc Developments