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List Rules Vote up the best video games in the space flight simulator genre.

This is a list of the best space flight simulator games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated space flight simulator games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest space flight simulator games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these space flight simulator games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging space flight simulator games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new space flight simulator games.

This list has everything from Star Wars Rogue Squadron II: Rogue Leader to Star Wars: Rogue Squadron.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best space flight simulator games?" and "What is the greatest space flight simulator game of all time?"
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Star Trek: Klingon Academy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Space Flight Simulator Games of All Time
2000
Star Trek: Klingon Academy, also known as Klingon Academy, is a starship combat Space flight simulator computer game developed by 14 Degrees East, an internal development house of publisher ...more
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11 12
Star Trek: Starfleet Academy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Space Flight Simulator Games of All Time
1994
Star Trek: Starfleet Academy is a PC Star Trek simulation game that simulates the life of a typical Starfleet cadet. The object in the game is for the player to learn the basics of flying a ...more
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5 8
Space Combat is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Space Flight Simulator Games of All Time
Space Combat 2004
Space Combat is a game produced by Laminar Research to provide a simulation of space combat with accurate physics, unlike most other games of the same genre. Although originally a shareware ...more
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5 8
A.G.E. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Space Flight Simulator Games of All Time
1991
A.G.E. is a 1991 space flight simulator computer game by Tomahawk. It is the sequel to Galactic Empire.
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1 4
Galactic Empire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Space Flight Simulator Games of All Time
1990
Galactic Empire is a 1990 space flight simulator computer game by Tomahawk where the player is conquering the universe, roaming from planet to planet. It has a sequel: A.G.E..
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2 6
Starglider is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Space Flight Simulator Games of All Time
1986
Starglider is a 3D video game released in 1986 by Rainbird. It was developed by Argonaut Software, led by programmer Jez San. The game was inspired by Jez San's love of the 1983 Atari coin-op ...more
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2 6
Starshatter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Space Flight Simulator Games of All Time
1997
Starshatter is an independently developed space flight simulator developed by Destroyer Studios. It is published by Matrix Games. In October 2006, a sequel, Starshatter: The Gathering Storm was ...more
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7 12
Shadow Squadron is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Space Flight Simulator Games of All Time
1995
Shadow Squadron is a video game published in 1995 for the Sega 32X, known in Japan and Europe as Stellar Assault.