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These are the best vehicle simulation games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated vehicle simulation games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest vehicle simulation games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these vehicle simulation games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging vehicle simulation games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new vehicle simulation games.Examples include Lunar Lander and Front Mission Evolved. This list answers the questions, "What are the best vehicle simulation games?" and "What is the greatest vehicle simulation game game of all time?"
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Euro Truck Simulator 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
SirLeinad added 2012
Euro Truck Simulator 2 is a vehicle simulation game developed and published by SCS Software for Microsoft Windows and Linux and was initially released as open development on October 19, 2012. ...more
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Beamng Drive is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
Baseballislove added Beamng Drive
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Motocross Madness 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
2000
Motocross Madness 2 is a motocross racing computer game that was developed by Rainbow Studios and published by Microsoft Games. It is one of Microsoft's most popular games and also one of the ...more
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Euro Truck Simulator is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
Euro Truck Simulator 2008
Euro Truck Simulator is a 2008 truck simulation game created by SCS Software, using OpenGL, set in Europe. The player can drive across a depiction of Europe, visiting its cities, picking up a ...more
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18 Wheels of Steel: Haulin' is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
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City Bus Simulator 2010 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
2009
City Bus Simulator is a series of games created by TML Studios. There are two games in the series, City Bus Simulator New York 2010 and City Bus Simulator Munich
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Bus Driver is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
2007
Bus Driver is a game created by Moayed Software using OpenGL. The game was completed in March 2007 and, at the time, with a full feature 1 hour demo.
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Test Drive Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
armok added 2007
Test Drive Unlimited is a 2006 open-world arcade-style racing game, featuring over 125 licensed sports cars and motorcycles. The terrain is modeled after the Hawaiian island of O Ľahu that ...more
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Ship Simulator is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
2007
Ship Simulator is a vehicle simulation computer game which simulates maneuvering various ships in different environments, although without the effects of wind and current. It was developed by ...more
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Enigma: Rising Tide is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
2003
Enigma: Rising Tide is a naval vehicle simulation developed by Tesseraction Games and published by Dreamcatcher Interactive. It was released for the PC in August 2003. Enigma is an alternate ...more
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Abrams Battle Tank is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
1988
Abrams Battle Tank, aka M-1 Abrams Battle Tank for the Sega version, is a computer game developed by Dynamix and published by Electronic Arts in 1988 for DOS. It was later ported to Mega Drive ...more
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LHX Attack Chopper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
1990
LHX Attack Chopper is a 1990 war helicopter simulation game for the PC by Electronic Arts. The game was developed by Electronic Arts, Design and Programming led by Brent Iverson, also known for ...more
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Armored Core is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
1997
Armored Core is a mecha video game released in 1997, the first in the Armored Core series. It is an action game played from third person perspective.
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G-Nome is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
1997
G-Nome is a mech simulation video game developed by 7th Level. The game was released on February 28, 1997, as 7th Level's first 3D game, originally intended to be released as a DOS-based title. ...more
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Jane's US Navy Fighters 97 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
1996
Jane's U.S. Navy Fighters '97, frequently known as USNF '97, is a 1996 flight simulation video game developed by Electronic Arts. The game contains three campaigns: a Vietnam War-era campaign, a ...more
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Panzer Front Ausf.B is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
2005
Panzer Front Ausf.B is a tank simulation game for the PlayStation 2 home console. Released in 2004, it is the third game in the Panzer Front franchise.
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Cholo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
1986
Cholo is a classic wireframe 3D computer game with nonlinear gameplay, originally released in 1986 for the BBC Micro computer but quickly ported to a number of other 8-Bit systems, such as the ...more
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Panzer Commander is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
1998
Panzer Commander is a computer tank-driving simulator released in 1998. Developed by Ultimation Inc. and published by Strategic Simulations Inc.. The game is set in World War II as a tank ...more
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Star Trek: Starship Creator is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
1998
Star Trek: Starship Creator is a computer-based vehicle simulation game released by Simon and Schuster Interactive in 1998, as a spin-off of the Star Trek franchise. The game allows the user to ...more
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Battle Command is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
Battle Command 1990
Battle Command is a futuristic 3D tank simulation game released by Ocean in 1990. It was written by Realtime Games and is a development of their successful title Carrier Command.
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Arcticfox is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
1986
Arcticfox is a 1986 science fiction tank simulation video game developed by Dynamix and published by Electronic Arts. It was published in Europe by Ariolasoft. A sequel to Dynamix's Stellar 7, ...more
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Ship Simulator Professional is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
Ship Simulator Professional
This is the first release in the ship simulator professional series and is based on ship simulator 2006. It was created to be used as a tool for training maritime people. It can communicate with ...more
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Steel Battalion: Line of Conta... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
2004
Steel Battalion: Line of Contact is a 2004 video game created by Capcom for the Xbox console where the player controls a VT. It is the online-only sequel to Capcom's Steel Battalion game. The ...more
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Microsoft Train Simulator 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
Microsoft Train Simulator 2 was a train simulator that was being developed by Microsoft Game Studios until being postponed indefinitely due to the closure of ACES Studios. MSTS 2 was first ...more
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Mobile Ops: The One Year War is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Vehicle Simulation Games of All Time
2007
Mobile Ops: The One Year War, known in Japan as Mobile Suit Gundam: Operation: Troy, is a third-person shooter/First-person shooter for the Microsoft Xbox 360 that is based on the anime series ...more