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.
tvmogul-03

TV Mogul

DOS19884/5 business simulation
utopia-6

Utopia: The Creation of a Nation

DOS19924/5 city building
caesar1-4

Caesar

DOS19924/5 sandbox strategy, city building
piratesg_006

Pirates! Gold

DOSWindows 3.xMac1993protectedremakedemo4/5 life simulation
Pirates! Gold is an open world game designed by Paul Murphy, developed and released by MicroProse Software in 1993 for DOS, Windows 3.x, Mac and also Sega Genesis and Amiga CD32. Pirates! Gold is a remake of the game Pirates, created by Sid Meier in 1987. Pirates! Gold gameplay is a unique mix of action, strategy, pirate life simulation, ...
holiday-island-4

Holiday Island

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

Dime City

DOS1995NSFW4/5 business simulation
simlife-2

SimLife

DOSMacWindows 3.x19924/5 sandbox strategy, god game, life simulation
SimLife is an abandoned simulation game focused on managing a ecosystems and experimenting with genetics. SimLife was designed by Ken Karakotsios, developed and released by Maxis in 1992 for DOS and later also published for Macintosh, Amiga, Windows 3.x and Amiga.
lordsoftherealm-1

Lords of the Realm

DOSWindows XP/98/951994protected4/5 kingdom simulation
Lords of the Realm is top-down kingdom simulation game set in medieval Europe (England and Germany), designed by Christopher J. Foster and David Lester, developed by Impressions Games and released 1994 for DOS, Windows and Amiga.
murdersvenice-1

Murders in Venice

DOS19904/5
coaster-07

Coaster

DOS19933.9/5
kaiser-03

Kaiser

DOS19923.9/5 kingdom simulation
the-clue-01

The Clue!

DOS1994freeware3.9/5 point and click adventure
1869-7

1869

DOS19923.9/5 business simulation
video-trek-88-02

Video Trek 88

DOS19823.9/5 real-time tactics
zeppelin-giants-01

Zeppelin: Giants of the Sky

DOS19953.9/5 business simulation
crisis-in-the-kremlin-03

Crisis in the Kremlin

DOS1991protected3.9/5 political simulation
subtrade-1

Subtrade: Return to Irata

DOS19933.9/5 business simulation
Subtrade: Return to Irata is an abandoned science fiction business simulation game developed by Century Interactive and published by Boeder Software in 1993 for Amiga and later ported to DOS. Subtrade is an updated multiplayer clone of the classic M.U.L.E., set underwater on an oceanic world.
hidden-agenda-02

Hidden Agenda

DOS19893.9/5 political simulation
high-seas-trader-04

High Seas Trader

DOS19953.9/5 business simulation
yesprime-1

Yes, prime minister

DOS19883.9/5 political simulation
business-simulator-03

Business Simulator

DOS19873.9/5 business simulation
Business Simulator is an abandoned business simulation game developed and released by Reality Development in 1987 for DOS only. Business Simulator is a text-based management simulation designed by an university professor.
themepark-3

Theme Park

DOS1994protected3.9/5 business simulation
lifedeath-2

Life & Death

DOSMac19883.9/5
esuite_001

Executive Suite

DOS19823.9/5 life simulation
balanceplanet-3

Balance of the Planet

DOSMac19903.9/5 political simulation
Balance of the Planet is an environmental simulation game designed by Chris Crawford and self published under the Incredible technologies label in 1990. Its almost unique (for the time) and serious theme contributed to the game to stand out. Balance of the Planet is part of the Balance of Power series.
oil_barons-02

Oil Barons

DOS19923.9/5 business simulation
capitalism-plus-01

Capitalism Plus

DOSWindows XP/98/951997protected3.9/5 business simulation
car_builder-04

Car Builder

DOS19823.9/5
projectspacestation-2

Project: Space Station

DOS19873.8/5 business simulation