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.
computerunderground-1

Computer Underground

DOS1993freeware3.5/5
crime-city-05

Crime City

DOS19934/5
dinopark-1

Dinopark Tycoon

DOS19933.6/5 business simulation
guns-r-us-02

Guns 'R' Us

DOS19933.8/5 business simulation
merchantprince-1

Merchant Prince

DOS19934/5 business simulation, kingdom simulation
piratesg_006

Pirates! Gold

DOSWindows 3.xMac OS1993protectedremakedemo4/5 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, ...
princessmaker2-3

Princess Maker 2

DOS19934.1/5 life simulation, JRPG
Princess Maker 2 is a life simulation anime-style game developed by Gainax in 1993. In Princess Maker 2, the player is the father of a young princess and must tutor and raise her to the age of 18 by scheduling jobs, school classes and programming other activities. The princess is defined by attributes (strength, cooking, etc.) that will change depe...
rags-to-riches-02

Rags to Riches

DOS19934/5 business simulation
railroad-tycoon-deluxe-07

Railroad Tycoon Deluxe

DOS19934.1/5 business simulation
shadowpresident-7

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...
simcity2000-1

SimCity 2000

DOSWindows 3.xWindows XP/98/951993protected4.2/5 sandbox strategy, city building
SimCity 2000 is a classic city building simulation, part of the popular SimCity series, developed by Maxis and designed by Will Wright. SimCity 2000 is a huge step up from the 2D predecessor SimCity and boasts improvements like: isometric view, underground, water pipes, subways, new buildings like prisons, schools, libraries, museums, etc.
simfarm-4

SimFarm

DOSWindows XP/98/95Mac OS19934.1/5 business simulation
SimFarm is a simulation video game developed by Maxis and published by Electronic Arts in 1993. In SimFarm, players take on the role of a farmer and manage various aspects of running a farm, including planting crops, raising livestock, and dealing with natural disasters.Players start with a basic farm and a limited amount of resources, and they mus...
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.
amazontrail-1

The Amazon Trail

DOS19933.6/5 point and click adventure, life simulation
airlines-02

Airlines

DOS19943/5 business simulation
bigsea-1

Big Sea: The Better One Will Win

DOS19944.1/5 business simulation
detroit-01

Detroit

DOS19944.1/5 business simulation
iron-seed-02

Iron Seed

DOS1994freeware3.7/5 space simulation, 4x, space exploration
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.
motor-city-1

Motor City

DOS19944/5 business simulation
outpost-win-03

Outpost

Windows 3.x19943.9/5 city building
pizza-tycoon-5

Pizza Tycoon

Windows XP/98/95DOSLinuxMac OS1994protected4/5 business simulation
re-elect-jfk-06

Reelect JFK

Windows 3.x19943.4/5 political simulation
simhealth-4

SimHealth

DOS19943.7/5 business simulation
sim-tower-5

SimTower

Windows 3.x19944.1/5 sandbox strategy, business simulation
SimTower is an old Windows 3.x (1994) building and business simulation game where the player is tasked with the management of a skyscraper nonetheless. Raise floors, build apartments, shops, offices and try to avoid bankruptcy if you can. SimTower spawned some similar games for mobile devices, most notably the wonderful Tiny Tower, It's surprisingl...
space-federation-07

Space Federation

DOS19944.1/5 shoot 'em up, business simulation
the-clue-01

The Clue!

DOS1994freeware4/5 point and click adventure
themepark-3

Theme Park

DOS1994protected3.9/5 business simulation
transporttycoon-2

Transport Tycoon

DOS19944.2/5 sandbox strategy, business simulation
Transport Tycoon 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 remakes...