DescriptionThese games revolve around a specific historic event, not limited to conflicts or battles. Games that feature scenarios about specific historic events or battles also apply.
ZX Spectrum (1988)
Overlord: The Invasion 6th June 1944 is a turn-based war game based on Operation Overlord: the Allies' invasion of German-occupied...
P-38 Lightning is an add-on for Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe, adding this tough plane to the action. There are...
This is the P-80 add-on for Secret Weapons of the Luftwaffe. The manual featured historical details about the plane.
Pacific Fighters is a World War II flight sim in Oleg Maddox' IL-2 Sturmovik series of games.The game puts the...
Part of the wildly popular Panzer General line of games. Pacific gives you command of either allied or axis forces...
December 7th 1941, the U.S. Pacific Navy located at Pearl Harbor became under attack by Japanese fighter planes. The Battle...
Pacific Storm: Allies is an enhanced re-release of Pacific Storm. The most prominent new feature is the new campaign respectively...
This is a flight simulator which uses a slightly modified version of the RealSpace engine from Strike Commander. You play...
This add-on pack for Pacific Strike adds speech to the inflight communications.
ZX Spectrum (1984)
'Pacific War' recreates the carrier duels between the US Navy and Imperial Japanese Navy at the battle of Guadalcanal in...
Panthers in the Shadows is a tactical and hex field based war simulation. In five WWII scenarios, e.g. the invasion...
Panzeralarm is an unofficial add-on for Blitzkrieg and adds one new campaign with 27 missions on the side of the...
Panzer Campaigns: Bulge '44 is a turn-based strategy game and covers the German offensive efforts at the Ardennes between December...
Part six of the ever-growing strategic wargames by John Tiller/HPS. All Panzer Campaigns are highly strategical and complicated hex-map style...
Another in the John Tiller/HPS series, this one focuses on the German offensive of the Kursk Salient, in which Stalin's...
Ostfront is part of the Panzer Command series, in which the player takes the role of a commander on either...
Panzer Corps: Afrika Korps is an expansion to the earlier Panzer Corps: Wehrmacht but it can also be played as...
Panzer Corps: Allied Corps is an expansion for existing Panzer Corps: Wehrmacht owners and a full stand-alone for new players....
Panzer Corps: Grand Campaign Mega Pack '39-'45 includes 10 linked campaigns and more than 150 scenarios. This pack requires the...
Grand Campaign '39 is the first in a series of ten campaigns released as expansions for Panzer Corps: Wehrmacht or...
Grand Campaign '40 is the second in a series of ten campaigns released as expansions for Panzer Corps: Wehrmacht or...
Grand Campaign '41 is the third in a series of ten campaigns released as expansions for Panzer Corps: Wehrmacht or...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 93 Company of Heroes
- 93 Call of Duty
- 91 Battlefield 1
- 90 Sid Meier's Colonization
- 90 Medal of Honor: Allied Assault
- 90 Medal of Honor: Allied Assault
- 90 Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings
- 89 Total War: Shogun 2
- 89 Rome: Total War
- 89 Pathway to Glory
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.78 Romance of the Three Kingdoms VIII (2002)
- 4.62 Aces: The Complete Collector's Edition (1995)
- 4.47 Romance of the Three Kingdoms VI: Awakening of the Dragon (1998)
- 4.47 Jeanne d'Arc (2007)
- 4.39 Romance of the Three Kingdoms XI (2007)
- 4.36 Imperial Glory (2005)
- 4.33 Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts (2007)
- 4.32 Medieval: Total War - Viking Invasion (2003)
- 4.29 IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 (2006)
- 4.29 Microsoft Combat Flight Simulator: WWII Europe Series (1998)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.
Historical Events is part of Setting. This group of genres contain:
- China (Ancient/Imperial)
- Classical antiquity
- Cold War
- Cyberpunk / Dark Sci-Fi
- Egypt (Ancient)
- Historical Events
- Industrial Age
- Japan (Ancient/Classical/Medieval)
- Middle East
- North America
- Pre-Columbian Americas
- Sci-Fi / Futuristic
- Sea Pirates/Caribbean
- South America
- World War I
- World War II