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Game feature: Simulated Internet

Group Description

Games that simulate the use of an internet, the world wide web, or equivalent external area network, including science fiction representations. The use of a simulated internet must be part of actual gameplay for games to qualify for this game group.


A sci-fi representation of cyberspace in the game Bloodnet (1993).

Limitations
  • An internet or equivalent external area network must be explicitly apparent. A LAN system or simply a graphical representation of a huge wall monitor with a world/universe map and blinking lights dots signifying something electronically fancy going does not qualify.

  • The simulated internet or equivalent external area network must be a gameplay element, optionally accessible to the player and is not merely a theme or a story-based-only feature.

  • An electronic mail (email) only feature is not sufficient enough to qualify as an equivalent of an external area network for the purposes of this game group.

Viewing all 18 items
Game Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
Hypnospace Outlaw2019Linux, Macintosh, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Windows Apps, Xbox Cloud Gaming, Xbox OneNo More Robots Ltd....
Orwell: Ignorance Is Strength2018Linux, Macintosh, WindowsSurprise Attack Pty Ltd...
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life2016PlayStation 4, Windows, Windows Apps, Xbox Cloud Gaming, Xbox One, Xbox SeriesSEGA of America, Inc....
Orwell: Keeping an Eye On You2016iPad, iPhone, Linux, Macintosh, Windows, Windows AppsSurprise Attack Pty Ltd...
Grand Theft Auto V2013PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox Cloud Gaming, Xbox OneRockstar Games, Inc.4.02
Jagged Alliance: Crossfire2012WindowsbitComposer Entertainment AG...
Digital: A Love Story2010Linux, Macintosh, Windows3.73
Grand Theft Auto IV2008PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Rockstar Games, Inc.3.81
Der Planer 32003Windowsak tronic Software & Services GmbH...
Uplink: Hacker Elite2001Android, iPad, Linux, Macintosh, WindowsAmbrosia Software, Inc.3.86
Anachronox2001WindowsEidos Interactive, Inc.4.05
Front Mission 31999PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PSP, PS VitaSony Computer Entertainment America Inc.3.60
Jagged Alliance 21999Linux, Macintosh, WindowsTalonSoft, Inc.3.97
Spycraft: The Great Game1996DOS, Macintosh, WindowsActivision, Inc.3.86
Beneath a Steel Sky1994Amiga, Amiga CD32, DOS, iPhone, Macintosh, WindowsVirgin Interactive Entertainment, Inc.3.88
BloodNet1993Amiga, DOS, Linux, Macintosh, WindowsGameTek, Inc.3.75
Neuromancer1988Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Commodore 64, DOSInterplay Productions, Inc.3.96
Portal1986Amiga, Apple II, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Macintosh, PC BooterActivision, Inc.3.18

Selected Covers

Der Planer 3 Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Der Planer 3
Portal PC Booter Front Cover
Front cover for Portal
BloodNet DOS Front Cover
Front cover for BloodNet
Beneath a Steel Sky Amiga CD32 Front Cover
Front cover for Beneath a Steel Sky

Selected Screenshots

Main screen
Screenshot from Der Planer 3
The title screen
Screenshot from Portal
Developer's logo
Screenshot from BloodNet
Floppy version title screen
Screenshot from Beneath a Steel Sky
Game group created by havoc of smeg (22212), additional games added to group by PoliticallyCorrupt (2560), Lain Crowley (6783), Sid Hannah (5), Victor Vance (13906), Harmony‚ô° (20665), Sciere (741128), Pseudo_Intellectual (63606), Parf (7785) and harry matus
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