Life simulation

Game genre theme

Simulation individuals, groups of people, relationships, and often their things and surroundings.

238
games
58
platforms

Alternate name: Artificial life

The first video game about Life simulation was released in 1975.

Electronic Arts, Maxis and EA Games has published most of these games

Sub-genres:
* Pet-raising simulation (e.g. Tamagotchi)
* Social simulation (e.g. The Sims)
* Biological simulation (e.g. Spore)
* Farm simulation (e.g. Harvest Moon)
* Raiser sim (e.g. Princess Maker)

Parent group

Simulation

Child groups

Biological simulation, Social simulation, Farm simulation, Virtual pets, Raiser sim, Marriage, Succession, Death of protagonist, Player initiated reproduction

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Platforms

Windows 40
Linux 26
Mac OS X 17
MS-DOS 16
Apple II E 10
PS2 9
GameCube 8
PS 6
Mac OS Classic 6
NES 5
Amiga 5
C64 5
TRS-80 5
Nintendo DS 5
PSP 4
SNES 4
Win3.1 4
PC Engine 3
Wii 3
Sol-20 3
GBC 3
Xbox 3
GBA 3
Android 3
3DS 3
Atari ST 2
NEC PC9801 2
Saturn 2
PS3 2
Dreamcast 2

By year

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