Game Dev Story 2
Game Dev Story 2 is a Simulation, Casual, Management, and Single-player video game developed by KairoSoft. It is the sequel to the Game Dev Story game and offers similar gameplay to follow as to the original one. Throughout the adventure, the player takes on the role of a video game developer who has to follow the market trend and develop the games for the gamers.
The player has to control multiple factors that can help him achieve his goal and make money. Staff Hiring, control of the direction and speed of development, and managing the items which give boosts for workers are the essential tasks of the player. As the player progresses and earns money, his business gets improved, and he can create better games than his competitors.
After creating games, the player has to assign review scores ranging from 1–10 with a comment section. The scores allocated by the users affect the sales of that game. If the review score is over eight, the player must launch the sequel of the famous game with new content.
#1 Game Dev Tycoon
Game Dev Tycoon is a wonderful Business Simulation video game by Greenheart Games. The game takes you back to the 80s and allows you to establish a Game Development Business, create bestselling video games, sell them to the markets and earn lots and lots of money and become a Game Dev Tycoon. The game takes you back to the Golden Age of Arcade Video Games and allows you to start your business from a Garage, with no investment and no employees. You have to create your first few games yourself and with every new game produced, the game unlocks new options, and your game development skills improve. With every new game, Game Dev Tycoon lets you get to a higher level of the game and rewards you with New Consoles, licenses, and money that you can use to buy a number of items to make your production skills a bit more enhanced. When you have enough money., you can hire employees, rent or buy office building, buy furniture etc. and enjoy running and growing your own Video game Development business. With all the fantastic narrative, great visual details, epic and quite exciting gameplay, Game Dev Tycoon is a fun business Simulation to play and enjoy.
#2 Zoo Tycoon
Zoo Tycoon is 2001’s wonderful business Simulation by Blue Fang Games. The game tasks the players to manage a zoo, make profit and eventually by growing up, become a zoo tycoon and enjoy collecting wealth resources and enjoy. Zoo tycoon is available to play on Only XBox Platforms so it offers a bit of different gameplays for both of the devices. In the XBox Version of the game, it offers a 15 hour long campaign mode in which you can enjoy the freedom of exploration (Infinity Mode) and the game will task you to complete a number of small tasks. The XBox version of the game also features Kinect-based gameplay that offers more detailed gameplay and loads of fun. However, in the XBox 360 version of the game allows you to enjoy a bit of different gameplay in which you can have almost 65 different animals in the game world, and the game offer a bit of inferior visual details and it only features Single Player mode. Zoo ycoon with all the amazing environments, beautiful visuals, addictive gameplay and loads of other exciting things in totally worth playing. Do give it a try if you haven’t yet played it.
#3 Zoo Tycoon 2
Zoo Tycoon 2 is a wonderful sequel to the famous Zoo Tycoon. This amazing Business Simulation allows you to be a Zoo Manager, Make lots of Profits by opening the zoo to people and eventually become a Zoo Tycoon. Your tasks in the game are to organize wonderful Animal Exhibits, maintain the Zoo’s finances and building, Make the guests happy by providing wonderful attractions, Food Stalls and other cool things and grow up your bank account. The earned money can be used to buy more animals, build more attractions, Food Spots etc. to increase the wealth inflow. Zoo Tycoon 2 offers 3 main game modes FreeForm, Campaign and Challenge. You can select anyone to play and act accordingly. With a wonderful setting, Zoo Tycoon 2 offers 4 brilliant expansion packs, amazing controls, beautiful visuals and a great immersive game-play that will definitely entertain you.
#4 Theme Hospital
Theme Hospital is 1997’s popular Business Simulation by Bullfrog Entertainment. The game tasks the players to design, construct and operate a Hospital. Because of being a thematic successor to another great business simulation of that time “Theme Park,” Theme Hospital was a favorite of masses, and it sold over four million copies worldwide. The gameplay of Theme Hospital is quite simple yet engaging for almost all of the age groups. According to the gameplay, Theme Hospital keeps on moving the players from One hospital to another and tasks them to Build, Decorate and manage it, create environments that attract the patients, install machines and all kinds of things that a hospital need. The Hospital that the players build must treat all sorts of illnesses, emergencies, and diseases as well as provide the Ambulance services and stuff. With a keen Dark sense of Humour, Theme Hospital offers a gameplay that resembles “Theme Park” and because of that, the game attracts even more players from around the globe. Theme Hospital offers various levels of the game, and each level requires a certain degree of experience to build more advanced Hospitals, treat patients with complex diseases and earn more revenue. With a very impressive and immersive gameplay at the same time, Theme Hospital offers fantastic 3D graphics, smooth controls and loads of other exciting things to enjoy.
#5 Fish Tycoon
Fish Tycoon lets the players be Fish Store owners who is responsible of Breeding and Caring for hundreds of different fish species. Developed by Last Day of Work, Fish Tycoon is a marvelous Single-player Business and Management Simulation. According to the gameplay, Fish Tycoon tasks the players to Care, Pet, Breed and Sell exotic fish types and run a store while serving the customers and keeping the Store economically viable to complete the goals of the game. Players can have various types of fish in the store such as Greenfin Spotanus Fish, Speckled Leaf Fish, Crimson Comet Fish, Orange Snooper Fish, Wasp Grouper Fish, and more. The ultimate goal is to relocate to the Mysterious Island named as Isola, and repopulate the surrounding waters with the extinct species of fish that once swam across the seas. All the fish suddenly disappeared and now the players are tasked to breed and cross breed various fish to have the Magic Fish, the ultimate source of all the Fish in the seas of Isola. The secondary objectives of the game include solving various types of Genetic Puzzles, restoring the fish population to a certain level and make the island the habitat of the most magnificent fish ever.
#6 Plant Tycoon
Plant Tycoon combines the elements of Casual, Single-player and Business Simulation created by Last Day of Work. The game offers an exciting gameplay where you can assume the role of the owner of the nursery and with a goal to breed and care for over five hundred types of exotic planets. There are a variety of levels, and the game becomes challenging as you progress through it. The game rewards yo with experience points and you can use these points to unlock further features. Protect the plants from insects, and sell them at a suitable price to earn lots of money. Your main objective is to collect enough money to defeat your rival competitors and prove yourself as the Plant Tycoon. In the beginning, you’ve only 2 dollars, a set of seeds, some water, and soil. Grow different plants, harvest seeds, take care your plant’s age, health and defend your plant from infestation and dehydration. Discover new technologies, and customize your virtual garden. Collectible Insects, Customize your Look, Five hundred different Species, Genetic Puzzles, etc. are the prominent features of the game. Try it out, and you’ll love it.
#7 Theme Park
Theme Park mixes the elements of Construction and Management, Isometric, and Single-player Simulation developed by Bullfrog Production and published by Electronic Arts. The game offers an opportunity to the player to create his dream amusement park and operate with a goal of building theme parks across the world and making money. It is the first entry in the series of Theme Park video game and takes place in the United Kingdom. There are a set of levels and the main task of the player is to create money in each level by satisfying the visitors. Start from an empty land and turn it into an amazing park. The player can use different accessories, items and things to decorate his park and attract more visitors. Purchase amazing and exciting rides and place in his park. Open café, and ice-cream parlor for visitors and earn money from them. The game uses isometric view and allows the player to unlock further content by collecting enough points and rewards. Theme Park offers superb features, immersive gameplay, and the best mechanics. Try it out.
#8 Airline Tycoon 2
Airline Tycoon 2 is a mix of Management, Strategy, and Business Simulation developed by B-Alive and published by Kalypso Media Digital. The game offers you a chance to navigate the realistic airports from New York to Moscow with superb traveling conditions and passenger volumes. It cast you in the role of the CEO of an international Airport and assigned your task to design your planes. Start off with a small airline company and grow higher and higher by expanding your business further and further. Manage your air company, design unique planes, offers all facilities to your customers and keep them happy to earn lots of money. Transport passenger to their desired locations and collect money from them. Upgrade your planes, airports and navigate the world to become the master. Compete against rival competitors and defeat them by snatching their clients, offering the best services. Test your management skills and become the best business tycoon. Random Events, Challenging Business Environment, four different Avatars, and more. Try it out for ultimate fun.
#9 Airline Tycoon
Airline Tycoon is a Single and Multiplayer Business Simulation created and published by Spellbound. The game takes place in the fantastic world and lets you assume the role of the manager of an Airline and your ultimate task is to compete against three other business tycoons. There are total four tycoons named Tina Cortez, Igor Tuppolevsky, Mario Zucchero, and Siggi Sorglos. The game offers an opportunity to create your dream airline, purchase various aircraft, and transport passenger from their desired locations. You must maintain your airline and keeps you plane in good shape and equip them with require items. Progress through the game to gain experience and decorate your airline using tons of accessories and items. Take out money from the bank as a loan if needed. Open coffee shop and restaurant to feed hungry customers and earn money from them. Attract customers of your competitors by offering the best and reliable service and satisfy your customers to earn lots of money. Airline Tycoon offers prominent features, smooth gameplay, attractive sounds, and brilliant mechanics. Airline Tycoon is the best game as compared to other Business Simulation.
#10 Railroad Tycoon 3
Railroad Tycoon 3 is a Single and Multiplayer Business Simulation developed by PopTop Software and published by Gathering of Developers. It is the third game in the series of Railroad Tycoon released in 2003. There are four different campaign available to play such as USA, Europe, The World, and Future. It offers the similar gameplay to previous entries and lets you create your dream railroad using a variety of items and connect multiple cities together. Transport passengers from their desired locations around the globe and earn money by offering the best services. The primary objective is to become a business tycoon by defeating rival competitors and attract their passengers. Purchase lots of trains and expand your business further and further. Create various stations in different places and maintain your entire railroad services to become the master. There are up to sixteen scenarios around a total five continents. South America, Africa, North America, etc. maps are available to select and manipulate. With enhanced mechanics, addictive gameplay, and brilliant 3D graphics, Railroad Tycoon 3 is the best game to play and enjoy.
#11 School Tycoon
School Tycoon developed by Cat Daddy Games and published by Global Star Software is a Single-player and Economic Simulation available to play on Microsoft Windows. The game lets the player create his dream city and build schools to earn money. It has two different modes such as Career and Sandbox. The player has to build schools using lots of buildings and decorate it with furniture, items, and accessories. Build the roads for school buses and become the business tycoon by defeating his competitors. Control and maintain school systems, hire staff, take care of children and expand his Empire further and further to progress through the game. As the match advanced, it becomes difficult to play. In the beginning, the player has to get a certain amount of students to accomplish objectives, but as the progress, the player has to collect enough money within the time limit to complete his objectives. In Sandbox mode, the game offers the freedom to the player to create any type of school he desires. With prominent features, addictive gameplay, and excellent mechanics, School Tycoon is the best game to play and enjoy.
#12 Zoo Tycoon (2001)
Zoo Tycoon (2001) combines the elements of Construction and Management and Business Simulation developed by Blue Fang Games and published by Microsoft. The game supports Single-player mode only and takes place in the exciting world. The player assumes the role of the manager and his primary task is to create a marvelous zoo by building rides, exhibits to accommodate exotic animals and struggling to keeps animals and visitors happy. The player starts off from an empty land and he must turn it into an amusement park. Different types of animals are available such as Lion, Elephant, and more to attract visitors. The player needs to compete against rival opponents and take down them by offering the best services. The happiness of the guests dependent on buildings, animal happiness and choices, scenery, and decorations. He can build different structure using material such as restaurant, shops, food stands, bathrooms, and more. The player has to earn as much money as possible to progress through the game and unlock further content in the game. With superb mechanics, addictive graphics, and smooth controls, Zoo Tycoon (2001) is the best game to play and enjoy.
#13 Zoo Tycoon: Dinosaur Digs
Zoo Tycoon: Dinosaur Digs is a Construction and Management, and Single-player Business Simulation developed by Blue Fang Games and published by Microsoft. The game gives an opportunity to those players who want to build their unique zoo with exotic animals. It takes place in the historical-themed world and lets the players create their unique zoo and populate it with the breed of dinosaurs. Up to twenty pre historic animal available in the game to purchase including saber-toothed cats, mammoths, and different dinosaurs. Ancient theme buildings and items are also present in the match. In the beginning, the player starts from an empty land and his primary objective is to create a building, and build a fabulous zoo to attract visitors and earn lots of money to unlock further content in the game. As the game progresses, it becomes difficult to play. The player needs to manage his staff, decorate his zoo with different accessories and items and progress through the game to become the tycoon. With brilliant gameplay and engaging sound effects, Zoo Tycoon: Dinosaur Digs is the best game to play and enjoy.
#14 Zoo Tycoon 2 DS
Zoo Tycoon 2 DS is a Single-player Business Simulation for Nintendo DS based on the video game Zoo Tycoon 2, developed by Blue Fang Games and published by THQ. The game acts as the sequel to Zoo Tycoon DS and comes with improved mechanics, enhanced graphics, and smooth controls. In the game, the player can build his dream zoo in the primary mode of the game with an objective to attract as many visitors as possible to earn money. The game’s Zookeeper mode is similar to Zoo Tycoon 2, and it has five exciting mini-games such as cleaning animal waste, cleaning, washing, and more. It enables the player to engage himself in 3D gameplay where he can create exciting zoos and can adopt cute animals. The player can explore his zoo from a first-person viewpoint like a guest and can get his hands dirty caring of animals. Using the Camera feature, the player capable of taking photos and share them with his buddies. Zoo Tycoon 2 DS is the fascinating game for those players who love playing business simulations.
#15 Wildlife Park 3
Wildlife Park 3 is a Management, Strategy, Adventure, and Single-player Simulation developed and published by B-alive GmbH. The game is set in the fantastic setting and puts the player in the role of the zoo manager. The title acts as the latest installment in the series of Wildlife Park, and as the zoo manager, the player is responsible for his unique zoo. At the start, he has to choose different types of park buildings, enclosures, and plants to design the environment to attract as many visitors as possible. The player must hire and manage a team of vets, animal keepers, maintenance, and conservationists while keeping an eye on the finance of the zoo. During the gameplay, the player will experience the animated animals and must take care of their basic needs to earn points and money. There are more than twenty missions present to complete, and the player can spend his earned money to upgrade his park to make it more beautiful. Wildlife Park 3 offers key features such as Detailed Tutorial, Exciting Campaigns, 25 different Lands, Animal Species, and more. Try it out, if you want to become the zoo manager.
#16 RPG Tycoon
RPG Tycoon is a unique blend of Management, Role-playing, and Strategy gameplay elements developed by Skatanic Studios and published by GSProductions Ltd. The game offers classic management gameplay with a unique twist and the main aim the game to provide the player with familiar yet original experience by missing the tycoon gameplay with the unique theme of management. The player has to generate as much money as possible in order to keep his kingdom alive. He starts the player with a small land and must create a beautiful kingdom by placing buildings, structures, etc. on the empty land. As the popularity of the kingdom increases, the player will attract settlers from the surrounding areas to spend money on different shops and services the player offer. There are sixty unique buildings and decoration style available to design and create the ideal kingdom. RPG Tycoon offers core features such as Create the Massive Kingdom, Thirty Quick Combinations, Sixty Epic Quests, Expand the Kingdom, and more.