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Games set in the 19th century sorted by release date

The 19th century was the age of steam, railroads and remarkable discoveries. It was the age of literary masterpieces like the Sherlock Holmes novels and Jules Verne's sci-fi stories. It's easy to see why some developers chose the 19th century as the setting for their games.

Most popular 19th century games

Railroad Tycoon 2
simulationWindows XP/98/95, Linux, Mac OS
The Oregon Trail
simulationDOS
battleantietam-1

Battle of Antietam

DOS1985protected3.6/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
sherlockholmesbow-1

Sherlock Holmes: Another bow

DOS19853.5/5 Magicom Multimedia
treasure-island-01

Treasure Island

DOS19853.5/5 Byron Preiss Video Productions
baker-street-2

221B Baker Street

DOS19864/5 Datasoft
221B Baker Street is a turn-based strategy strategy game developed by Datasoft. 221B Baker Street is base on the tabletop game of the same name "221B Baker Street" and it plays in a very similar way, with dices, etc.
sherlockvatican-1

Sherlock Holmes: The Vatican Cameos

DOS19864/5 Magicom Multimedia
civilwar-1

The Civil War

DOS19873.3/5 Avalon Hill
20000leagues-3

20000 Leagues under the sea

DOS19883.8/5 Coktel Vision
decisive-civil-war-1-03

Decisive Battles of the American Civil War: Vol. 1

DOS19884/5 SSG Strategic Studies Group
dracula-in-london-03

Dracula in London

DOS19883.4/5 SDJ Enterprises
goldrush-1

Gold Rush!

DOS1988protected4.1/5 Sierra On-Line
jinxter-0004

Jinxter

DOS19884/5 Magnetic Scrolls
ums-1

UMS: The Universal Military Simulator

DOSMac OS19884.1/5 Intergalactic Development
UMS, short for Universal Military Simulator, is a computer-based wargame simulation developed by Rainbird Software in 1988. It was designed with the intention of providing players with a comprehensive and realistic military simulation experience.The game allows players to engage in strategic and tactical warfare across various scenarios and battlef...
austerlitz-02

Austerlitz

DOS1989protected3.7/5 Tactical Design Group
decisive-civil-war-2-08

Decisive Battles of the American Civil War: Vol. 2

DOS19894/5 SSG Strategic Studies Group
lostdutch-3

Lost Dutchman Mine

DOS19894.1/5 Magnetic images
waterloo-02

Waterloo

DOS1989protected4.1/5 SSI Strategic Simulations Inc.
colorado-02

Colorado

DOS19903.9/5 Silmarils
decision_gettysburg-02

Decision at Gettysburg

DOS19903.8/5 TigLon Software
northandsouth-2

North and South

DOS19904.2/5 Infogrames
space-1889-06

Space 1889

DOS19903.6/5 Paragon Software
Space 1889 is an abandoned top down RPG developed by Paragon Software and released in 1990 for DOS, Atari ST and Amiga. Space 1889 setting is classic science fiction, but is set in the Victorian. It's worth noting that Space 1889 is loosely based on the tabletop game of the same name.
spellcasting101-2

Spellcasting 101: Sorcerers get all the girls

DOS1990protected4.1/5 Legend Entertainment
stratego-02

Stratego

DOS19903.8/5 Accolade
oregontrail-2

The Oregon Trail

DOS19904.2/5 MECC
treasure-trap-02

Treasure Trap

DOS19903.6/5 Emerald Software
Treasure Trap is an abandoned isometric action-adventure game published for DOS, Amiga and Atari ST by Electronic Zoo in 1990. Treasure Trap was developed by Emerald Software and designed by Brian Kelly.
ums-2-07

UMS 2: Nations at War

DOSMac OS19904.1/5 Intergalactic Development
champion-of-the-raj-02

Champion of the Raj

DOS19914.1/5 Personal Software Services
great-napoleonic-battles-01

Great Napoleonic Battles

DOS19913.8/5 Impressions Games