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SimIsle

SimIsle
3

SimIsle puts the player in charge of an series of islands. In sharp contrast to SimCity, you don’t just develop the islands – there are specific missions which must be carried out. Each island has its own goals that need to be met, like bringing tourism up to a certain level or exporting a certain […]

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Constructor

Constructor
3.5

Constructor, developed by System 3 and published by Acclaim, has the “look and feel” of a Bullfrog game with its funny, cartoonish, construction-oriented gameplay. There’s a ton of social commentary, poking fun of stereotypes about hippies, tenants, and local government; throw in a generous selection of ominous characters like nasty clowns, ghosts, crooks, psychos, mobsters, […]

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1830: Railroads & Robber Barons

1830: Railroads & Robber Barons
2.5

1830: Railroads & Robber Barons puts the player in two very different but often interdependent roles: that of President of a railroad company and that of a Baron. As a Baron, your goal is to earn more money than your competitors by speculating on the stock market and investing in railroads. As President of a […]

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Fast Food Tycoon

Fast Food Tycoon
2.5

If you pick up Fast Food Tycoon (aka Pizza Syndicate) with hopes of a brilliantly polished restaurant-management game, you’ll be another victim of Activision’s Value Software division. They have a long history of churning out budget-priced games that look like crap and (occasionally) play half decently.In this case, however, even the name is misleading — […]

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Powerhouse

Powerhouse
3

Sounds cool to be a CEO? To wear a suit, go to meetings, and bark around business strategies to your board of directors? Well, Powerhouse gives you the reins of a corporation, a small territory to start it, and a populace hungry for electricity. What can you do with it? Will you invest in environmentally […]

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Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur
3

Entrepreneur bills itself as a wargame of sorts, with salesmen, marketing campaigns, factories, and research as the tools of warfare. Right out of the gate, Entrepreneur earns points for being unique. Comparisons to Interactive Magic’s Capitalism are inevitable, but whereas Capitalism is a dry and occasionally tedious simulation, Entrepreneur is a brisk, energetic, and entertaining […]

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Sid Meier’s SimGolf

Sid Meier’s SimGolf
3.5

Developer: Firaxis Games
Genre: Business Simulator
Release: January 23, 2002

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Restaurant Empire

Restaurant Empire
3.5

Developer: Enlight Interactive
Genre: Business Simulator
Release: April 19, 2003

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Zoo Tycoon 2

Zoo Tycoon 2
3

Developer: Blue Fang Games
Genre: Business Simulator
Release: November 11, 2004

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Car Tycoon

Car Tycoon
2

Developer: Vectorcom
Genre: Business Simulator
Release: January 24, 2002

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