Category Archive: simulator

HEAVY GEAR ASSAULT

Heavy Gear Assault

Heavy Gear Assault was released on December 29, 2016 by Stompy Bot Productions. The game was developed by Mektek Studios. Heavy Gear Assault is a mech warrior action game. This game is on Steam early access. Don’t expect Mechwarrior. That’s a totally different game. Expect Heavy Gear. The developers instead looked to the real-world and games like …

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PINBALL PARLOR

Pinball Parlor

Pinball Parlor was released on December 24, 2016 by MIndware who also developed the game. Pinball Parlor is a simulation game. The game takes the play from pinball arcades in Japan where some of the old machines are still being played. Unlike the west, Japan has continued see many arcades remain in business. This game seems …

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PLANET COASTER

Planet Coaster was released on November 17, 2016 by Frontier Developments who also developed the game. Planet Coaster is a sandbox simulation and management game. This game lets player build roller coasters and see how well they work. The game has reasonably good AI to make sure the gravity effects work right. The developers make accurate …

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TRANSPORT FEVER

Transport Fever was released on November 8, 2016 by Gambitious Entertainment. The game was developed by Urban Games. Transport Fever is a railroad simulator.. This is the latest sim from the Developer. Railroad Tycoon 3 was one of the more well known releases. While previous game focused on trains and trucks, Transport Fever adds planes, boats, trams …

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HERO’S SONG

Hero’s Song was released on November 7, 2016 by PixelImage Games who also developed the game. Hero’s Song is an open world isometric multiplayer roguelike fantasy action role playing game. This game is on the Steam early access plan. Adventure alone or with up to 25 friends (during Early Access) on your own server and crush your …

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ANOTHER BRICK IN THE MALL

Another Brick in the Mall was released on November 3, 2016 by Quadsphere who also developed the game. Another Brick in the Mall a side scroller sim game. This game is on Steam early access. Another Brick in the Mall is a 2D side scroll game simulating a shopping mall. Design, build and manage a giant …

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WINNING PUTT

Winning Putt was released on October 25,2016 by Bandai Namco. The game was developed by Webzenonnet. WInning Putt is a golf simulator. The  game wants players to sign up with Bandai Namco, but they support account linking with Steam. If you have every played Microsoft Links or another golf game you would feel right at home. …

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THE CLIMB

The Climb

The Climb was released on April 28, 2016 by Crytek who also developed the game. The Climb is a VR exclusive for the Oculus Rift. The Climb places you in a role of an extreme free solo rock climber, taking on some of most difficult climbs you can imagine. The game is intended to take full advantage of …

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ABZÚ

Abzû was released on August 2, 2016 by 505 Games. The game was developed by Giant Squid. Abzû is a underwater simulation. AB, meaning water, and ZÛ, meaning to know. Not sure what language the developer is using, it’s not Japanese or Chinese. The game emphasizes swimming and exploring peaceful interactions with aquatic animals. It simulates …

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ANNO 2205

Anno 2205

Anno 2205 was released on November 3, 2015 by Ubisoft. The game was developed by Blue Byte. Anno 2205 is a city builder simulation. Thousands of hours of accessible and challenging gameplay let you go beyond the story and ultimately grow monumental cities with thousands of buildings. Players control your growing corporation simultaneously on multiple locations …

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GRID 2

Grid 2 was released on May 27, 2015 by Codemasters who also developed the game. Grid 2 is an automotive racing game. The game includes numerous real world locations and cities such as Paris. It also includes motor vehicles spanning four decades. In addition, it includes a new handling system that developer Codemasters has dubbed ‘TrueFeel’, …

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DIRT: SHOWDOWN

Dirt Showdown was released on May 23, 2012 by Codemasters who also developed the game. Dirt Showdown is a automotive racing simulator. DiRT Showdown actual not bad at all. It is definitely shorter than other DiRT games in the franchise, but it is probably the most fun and immersive. The tracks are rehashes of tracks from …

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DIRT 3

Dirt 3 was released on May 24, 2011 by Codemasters who also developed the game,.Dirt 3 is an off-road driving simulator. The game has role playing elements so that as the player develops their skill their career advances. Flashbacks return from Colin McRae: Dirt 2, which can be used up to five times in any …

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18 WHEELS OF STEEL: EXTREME TRUCKER

18 Wheels of Steel: Extreme Trucker was released on September 23, 2009 by ValueSoft. The game was developed by SCS Software. 18 Wheels of Steel: Extreme Trucker is a driving sim. This will be the 7th release for the 18 Wheels of Steel series that started off way back on 2002. This game is quite different from …

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THE SIMS 2

Sims 2 was released September 14, 2004 by EA Games. The game was developed by Maxis. The Sims 2 is life simulation game. When it was released, the Sims 2 sold 1 million copies in the first 10 days setting a record for the time. Since then EA has sold over 14 million copies. That makes …

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STARSHATTER: THE GATHERING STORM

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Starshatter: The Gathering Storm was released on July 7, 2004 by Matrix Games. The game was developed by Destroyer Studios. Starshatter: The Gathering Storm is a combat space simulator. This game is a remake of the 1997 Starshatter. The gameplay has largely been retained. The game game focuses around four dynamic campaigns, which generate different events every time …

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DONALD TRUMP’S REAL-ESTATE TYCOON

Donald Trump’s Real-Estate Tycoon was released on November 2, 2002 by Activision Value. The game was developed by RedCap. Donald Trump’s Real-Estate Tycoon is a business simulation. The game is named after Donald Trump who provided his voice for the game. Be prepared to go head to head with the biggest real estate tycoon ever. You will have …

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INDUSTRIAL GIANT 2

Industrial Giant 2 was released on September 30, 2002 by JoWood who also developed the game. Industrial Giant 2 is an isometric economic simulation. The game was released on Steam: August 14, 2015. Influenced by many games, from Transport Tycoon and Capitalism, to later games in the City Building Series such as Zeus: Master of Olympus …

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CABELAS BIG GAME HUNTER 6

Cabelas Big Game Hunter 6 was released on August 27, 2002 by Activision Value. The game was developed by Cabela. Cabelas Big Game Hunter 6 is a hunting sim. This is the sixth installment in Cabela’s Big Game Hunter series that gives you a choice between live action video and 3D hunting. Choose from one of …

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FULL TILT! PINBALL

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Full Tile! Pinball was released on October 31, 1995 by Maxis. The game was developed by Cinematronics. Full Tile! Pinball is a simulation game. The Space Cadet table features the player as a member of a space fleet that completes missions to increase rank. The Skulduggery table and the The Dragon’s Keep table made up the rest of …

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