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Space trading and combat simulator

Game genre theme

A sub-genre of space flight simulators.

139
games
34
platforms

The first video game about Space trading and combat simulator was released in 1983.

Electronic Arts, Firebird and Origin Systems has published most of these games

Space combat simulators are not sub-genre of this nor this sub-genre of them, they're separate sub-genres of space flight simulators both and not directly related to each other.

Mandatory features:
* Space flight, controlling single spacecraft, regardless of level of simulation
* Trading
* Combat
* Open world

Optional features:
* Sandbox

Commonly story is not very important feature if at all present.

Parent groups

Space flight, Space Flight Simulator

Platforms

Windows 36
Linux 28
MS-DOS 11
Mac OS X 7
Mac OS Classic 7
Atari ST 6
Amiga 6
Apple II E 4
C64 4
Internet Only 3
Amstrad CPC 2
Unix 2
ZX Spectrum 2
Archimedes 1
Amiga AGA 1
Win3.1 1
C16/Plus4 1
Tatung Einstein 1
Tandy Coco 1
Atari Falcon 1
SAM 1
Electron 1
FM Towns 1
MSX 1
NEC PC9801 1
NES 1
Atari 400/800 1
X68000 1
Mega Drive 1
Pandora 1

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Popular tags

hybridgame interactivefiction mmog spacecombatsim spaceflightsim