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Strategy

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In its broad sense, the strategy genre encompasses games that emphasize problem-solving. Thinking and planning are necessary components of strategy; they can be used for such diverse purposes as preparing and positioning troops to gain advantage in a war, or figure out the principle of a puzzle. While adventure games may include puzzles, they focus on following a linear story while occasionally dealing with obstacles rather than being entirely dedicated to problem-solving. Puzzle, chess, and card games fall under the strategy category.

In a more specific (and more common) sense, strategy games refer to a genre that puts the player in command of an armed force (sometimes an entire nation), trying to gain the upper hand in a conflict either through diplomatic means or warfare. Strategy games can be either turn-based or real-time.

Managerial simulations that involve competition with the computer AI are classified as both simulation and strategy games. Strategy war games may also include role-playing elements.
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Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific (Collector's Edition) Windows Front Cover

Windows (2007)

This Collector's edition includes: Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific Special packaging Original game soundtrack by Rod Abernethy and...

Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific (Deluxe Edition) Windows Front Cover

Windows (2007)

The Deluxe Edition of Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific is limited to 3,000 units worldwide and contains: Silent...

Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific - U-Boat Missions Windows Front Cover

Windows (2008)

U-Boat Missions is the first official add-on for Silent Hunter 4: Wolves of the Pacific.In 1943 the Japanese High Command...

Silent Hunter 5: Battle of the Atlantic Windows Front Cover

Windows (2010)

In the fifth installment of the Silent Hunter series, the game returns to the Atlantic-setting and puts the player back...

Silent Hunter 5: Battle of the Atlantic (Collector's Edition) Windows Front Cover

Windows (2010)

The Collector's Edition includes: Silent Hunter 5: Battle of the Atlantic The official guide which contains all the relevant information...

Silent Hunter III Windows Front Cover

Windows (2005)

In Silent Hunter III players take command of a German U-Boat (submarine), operating in the Atlantic Ocean during World War...

Silent Hunter: Wolves of the Pacific Windows Front Cover

Windows (2007)

The fourth installment of the Silent Hunter series takes the player back to were it all began in 1996 with...

Silicon Warrior Commodore 64 Front Cover

Commodore 64 (1984) and Atari 8-bit (1983)

Make a time journey into the year 2084. The SYBORGS, a superhuman race of Technocrates, developed a computer of the...

PC-88 (1988) and Sharp X1 (1988)

Silver Ghost is very loosely based on the Camelot cycle of legends, starring the legendary Lancelot - who, in this...

SimCity iPhone Front Cover

iPhone (2009)

This version of SimCity is a handheld-port of SimCity 3000. The graphics as well as the overall gameplay-mechanics remain the...

SimCity Macintosh Front Cover

Windows (2013) and Macintosh (2013)

SimCity is a reboot of the SimCity franchise. The basic idea is still the same as always: the player builds...

SimCity 2000 DOS Front Cover

DOS (1993), Windows (1995), Windows 3.x (1994), PlayStation (1996), Nintendo 64 (1998), Game Boy Advance (2003), SNES (1995), Amiga (1994), SEGA Saturn (1995), PSP (2009), Windows Mobile (2001), Macintosh (1993), PlayStation 3 (2008), PC-98 (1994), FM Towns (1994), Acorn 32-bit (1994) and OS/2 (1996)

SimCity 2000 is the successor to the city simulation game Sim City. You are once again the mayor, but this...

SimCity 2000: CD Collection DOS Front Cover

DOS (1994), Windows (1995), Windows 3.x (1993) and Macintosh (1994)

This collection includes SimCity 2000, SimCity 2000 Scenarios Volume 1: Great Disasters and the SimCity 2000 Urban Renewal Kit (city...

SimCity 2000: Includes Scenarios Volume 1 Great Disasters DOS Front Cover

DOS (1994), Macintosh (1995) and PC-98 (1995)

This release of SimCity 2000 includes the add-on SimCity 2000 Scenarios Vol. I: Great Disasters.

SimCity 2000: Network Edition Windows Front Cover

Windows (1996)

Like the original "SimCity 2000" for Windows95 game, but with added 'network support' for more than one person. Play as...

SimCity 2000 Scenarios Volume 1: Great Disasters DOS Front Cover

DOS (1994), Windows 3.x (1994) and Macintosh (1995)

Scenarios Volume 1: Great Disasters is an expansion pack for SimCity 2000. This particular addition adds a total of 10...

SimCity 3000 Windows Front Cover

Windows (1999) and Macintosh (1999)

As a mayor, it is your job to manage your city. It starts off empty, but will grow. You can...

SimCity 3000 Unlimited Linux Front Cover

Linux (2000) and Windows (2000)

SimCity 3000 Unlimited is a re-release of the original SimCity 3000, that adds additional features such as 2 new building...

SimCity 4 Windows Front Cover

Windows (2003) and Macintosh (2003)

The most noticeable change in the fourth main game in the series comes through the new graphics, now in full...

SimCity 4 Deluxe Edition Windows Front Cover

Windows (2003) and Macintosh (2005)

This is simply a compilation fo SimCity 4 and SimCity 4: Rush Hour expansion pack. There are no extras that...

SimCity 4: Rush Hour Windows Front Cover

Windows (2003) and Macintosh (2004)

Rush Hour is the first expansion pack for SimCity 4.This expasion allows you to take complete control of your city...

SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow Macintosh Front Cover

Windows (2013) and Macintosh (2013)

SimCity: Cities of Tomorrow is DLC (download content) for SimCity (2013) and adds a futuristic look with new things to...

SimCity Deluxe iPhone Front Cover iTunes icon

iPhone (2010), Android (2011) and iPad (2010)

SimCity Deluxe is the second version of SimCity for mobile devices. It is very similar in terms of gameplay, but...

SimCity (Digital Deluxe Edition) Windows Front Cover

Windows (2013)

The digital deluxe edition was only available online through Origin's online store. This edition contains: SimCity Heroes and Villains set...

SimCity Enhanced CD-ROM DOS Front Cover

DOS (1993) and Macintosh (1995)

Build up your city and provide your citizens with what they need. Also enjoy the multimedia enhancements on the CD,...

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