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.
Apple II (1981)
A wargame simulating a specific battle during the 1967 Arab-Israeli war, with hexes and unit statistics like a paper wargame...
Spartan is an action fangame, based on the movie 300 and similar to a scrolling beat' em up. The game...
Based off Squad Assault: West Front, Second Wave adds three new campaigns, and includes all patches to the original game....
Based essentially the entire Vietnam conflict, John Tiller's Squad Battles: Vietnam recounts the many battles between the U.S. Army, Marines,...
Basra 86 is DLC for Steel Armor: Blaze of War. It adds a new area of operations in the flood...
Steel Armor: Blaze of War is a simulation which covers three historical conflicts in its dynamic campaigns: the First Persian...
Steel Fury is a tank simulator representing a series of Soviet offensives from 12 to 28 May 1942 and the...
Steel Panthers is a wargame (turn-based strategy game) by Strategic Simulations, Inc (SSI). The game is set in World War...
While Steel Panthers covered armored warfare from 1939-1945, Steel Panthers 2: Modern Battles focuses on conflicts from 1950-2000. It is...
This installment of the Steel Panthers series mainly covers World War II. The player can command a single platoon up...
Storm over the Pacific is a turn-based strategic game that takes place during 1937-1945. It depicts the conflict between the...
Strategic Command 2: Blitzkrieg is the sequel to Strategic Command: European Theater. It's a turn-based strategy game that portrays the...
Strategic Command: European Theater is a World War II grand strategy game. The game, that is turn-based, takes place on...
Strategic Command: Gold is an enhanced version of Strategic Command: European Theater. In addition to the original game it adds...
Strategic Command: WW II Global Conflict is the fourth turn-based game in the Strategic Command Series . You can command...
Strategic Command: WW II Global Conflict - Gold is an expansion for Strategic Command: WW II Global Conflict and requires...
Strategic War in Europe is a turn-based grand strategy game where the player can take command of one (or more)...
Strategy Pack 6 is a compilation of six full version games previously released by Paradox Entertainment, pre-patched as Universal Binaries....
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)
- 4.37 Company of Heroes: Opposing Fronts (2007)
- 4.36 Imperial Glory (2005)
- 4.33 Microsoft Combat Flight Simulator: WWII Europe Series (1998)
- 4.32 Medieval: Total War - Viking Invasion (2003)
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