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.
Pride of Nations: Spanish-American War 1898 is a downloadable campaign add-on for Pride of nations. Players fight as the United...
Protivostojanie: Bitva za chernoye zoloto is a reworked version of Protivostojanie: Voyna v zalive. All vehicles now need ammunition besides...
Противостояние: Европа 2015 is a real-time strategy game in modern setting. The game is about a hypothetical conflict between Russia...
Противостояние. Принуждение к миру is a real-time strategy game in modern setting. The game is about conflict between Russia and...
Protivostojanie: Voyna v zalive real-time strategy about conflict between Iraq and Iran in the years 1980 to 1988. Command hundreds...
This compilation consists of the original Counter Action and its add-on. The game includes two campaigns for Russian and German...
Turn-based wargame that lets the player relive some of the greatest battles of Frederick the Great. It is an entry...
The Pure Wargame is a quintessential turn-based wargame. The first one in a proposed series (and the only one released),...
Apple II (1982)
Pursuit of the Graf Spee is a strategic game that allows the players to recreate the historic search for the...
RAM! is a simulation of combat using Triremes. Triremes were the war ships used in ancient Greece. The game takes...
Atari 8-bit (1992)
The War of the Fifth Coalition against Napoleon's France have just begun. The Battle of Raszyn was fought on April...
Commodore 16, Plus/4 (1986)
Reach for the Sky is a shoot 'em up in the vain of Capcom's arcade classic 1942. You fly over...
Based on the official Joint Chiefs of Staff training game developed for the U.S. military, Real War uses real-world scenarios,...
Real Warfare: 1242 re-tells the resistance of Alexander Newski, a Russian national hero, against the Mongol conquest of his country....
Red Ace is an action oriented simulation set in WWI, more exactly France, Belgium and Africa. In the three campaigns...
Red Ace Squadron is basically a standalone add-on for Hunt for the Red Baron. It includes the following improvements: Two...
Red Baron 3-D is a World War I combat flight simulation, essentially a heavily patched version of Red Baron II.The...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 93 Company of Heroes
- 93 Call of Duty
- 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
- 89 Medal of Honor: Frontline
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)
- 4.55 Age of Empires III (Collector's Edition) (2005)
- 4.50 Romance of the Three Kingdoms XI (2007)
- 4.47 Jeanne d'Arc (2007)
- 4.46 IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 (2006)
- 4.45 Decision in the Desert (1985)
- 4.37 Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts (2007)
- 4.36 Imperial Glory (2005)
- 4.33 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