The Best Xbox One Simulation Games

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Vote up the simulation games that you play the most.

When it comes to good simulation games for Xbox One, there is a pretty good amount of variety. For that reason, we're ranking the best Xbox One simulation games, with the help of your votes. 

One of the best Xbox One sim games about running your own world is Jurassic World Evolution. Released in 2018, this take on conventional strategy construction games allows you to run your own Jurassic Park and see how you can fair as a park owner. If you've never played I Am Bread, it's a must-play simulation game for any Xbox One owner, simply for the laughs it will provide. Other options include The Escapists, The Sims 4, and Elite: Dangerous.

Not every simulation game on this list is an Xbox One original - take Fallout Shelter for example, which came out in 2015 for mobile. However, all these simulation games are currently available on the Xbox Marketplace, regardless of release date. Vote up your favorite simulation game for Xbox One, or simply use this list as a recommendation guide if you're looking for more titles to play.

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  • Jurassic World Evolution
    1
    Business Simulation
    32 votes
    • Released: 2018
    • Developer: Frontier Developments
    Jurassic World Evolution is a business simulation video game developed and published by Frontier Developments. The game was announced in August 2017, and was released on June 12, 2018 for Microsoft ...more
  • Tropico 5
    2
    Government Simulation, Construction and Management Simulator
    22 votes
  • 911 Operator
    3
    Simulation
    19 votes
  • Cities: Skylines
    4
    City-Building, Construction and Management Simulation
    47 votes
    • Released: 2015
    • Developer: Colossal Order
    Cities: Skylines is a city-building game developed by Colossal Order and published by Paradox Interactive. The game is a single-player open-ended city-building simulation. Players engage in urban ...more
  • Farming Simulator 17
    5
    34 votes
    • Released: 2016
    • Developer: Giants Software
    Farming Simulator 17 is a farming simulation video game developed by Giants Software, which was released on October 25, 2016. The locations are based on American and European environments. Players ...more
  • Prison Architect
    6
    Simulation video game, Strategy video game
    23 votes
    • Released: 2015
    • Developer: Introversion Software
    Prison Architect is a private prison construction and management simulation game by the British game developer Introversion Software. It was made available as a crowdfunded paid alpha pre-order on ...more