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Large spacecraft

Vehicles entity

Player controls a large spacecraft, usually with personnel complement from dozens to thousands.

68
games
20
platforms

Name variations: starship, spaceship

The first video game about Large spacecraft was released in 1971.

Interstel, MinMax Games and Positech Games has published most of these games

Generally any spacecraft where each subsystem is controlled by person assigned to the task rather than single person handling most if not all systems. Most notably spacecraft that can't be piloted well by single person, even if it is possible with some difficulty.

Comparable to tankers, carriers, warships and such though can be much larger. Think of Star Destroyers in Star Wars.
Spacecraft: Small, Medium, Large

Related:
* Warship