Military software simulations, or wargames, are top sellers in the software game industry. Here is a list of some popular wargames that we find the most entertaining.
Sometimes you get tired of saving the World by controlling vast amounts of air, sea, and land power, and you just want to go back to the good old days when you were an NCO in charge of a squad. Where many other wargames gives you control over vast forces, Soldier of Anarchy concentrates on small-force tactics. Hours of fun in this real-time combat simulation.
Those who were disappointed with Real Wars, will certainly not be disappointed by Real Wars: Rogue States. Better graphics, better AI, and better flexibility results in a great combat simulation.
From Microsoft. Battle of the future. Lots of flexibility for the user in handling missions. Lots of action with flying vehicles of the future, as well as extremely well-armed ground vehicles.
Developed by the creators of the BattleTech Universe and original MechWarrior game, MechWarrior 4: Vengeance portrays the players' epic struggles to reclaim their birthright as they command an awesomely armed, 40-foot tall, 100-ton war machine across the remote battlefields of a hostile world.
The latest simulation in the critically acclaimed Silent Hunter series. This version recreates battles in the Atlantic between Germany's U-boat force and British and American convoys. From Ubi Soft.
Not fancy, but perfect for the beginning wargammer. Army Men RTS is not complicated and not particuarly challenging, but sophisticated enough for one to get a handle on the basics of wargaming. From 3DO software
Fight a major battle in World War II, controlling up to 35 different weapons of war, including aircraft, ships, and tanks. From Electronic Arts.
Take control in a real-time war strategy game that takes place in Germany from 1941 to 1944. You have the choice of controlling Allied, German, or Russian forces.
"Ghosts" are an elite group of specially trained Army Special Forces (Green Berets). In Ghost Recon, the year is 2008, and war has broken out in Eastern Europe. Your mission is to make a way for a NATO peacekeeping force. From Redstorm.
You're Lieutenant Mike Powell, member of the 1st Ranger Battalion. You are recruited by the famous OSS. Your mission is to make it through over 20 levels based on historical military campaigns of World War II. From Electronic Arts.