FreeSpace 2 is one of the best space sims ever made and is a solid candidate for game of the year.
Star Wars Rogue Leader: Rogue Squadron II
Rogue Leader: Rogue Squadron II improves upon its predecessor and serves up one of the best showcases for Nintendo's new system and an equally impressive game.
Terra Nova: Strike Force Centauri
A breakthrough in outdoor 3-D action sims, Terra Nova gives mech games and flight sims something to aspire to.
Independence War not only provides the most detailed flight and systems modeling yet seen in a space sim, it also provides a complex, rewarding plot and a fully fleshed-out gaming ...
Independence War 2: Edge of Chaos
Particle Systems has successfully created the type of game that fans of the space sim genre have been waiting for years to play.
Descent: Freespace - The Great War
It's a noble effort to both cannibalize the best elements of classics of the genre and also provide a number of refreshing innovations.
Star Wars TIE Fighter: Collector's CD-ROM
TIE Fighter is the best space combat game ever made.
Its real-time strategy elements and its focus on cooperative piloting tactics are so central to its gameplay that Allegiance can be very challenging to learn, but it's well worth the ...
Wing Commander: Prophecy
The new design team has shifted the emphasis from screenplay to gameplay, and the result is an engaging, but somewhat different, Wing Commander experience.
Jumpgate: The Reconstruction Initiative
Jumpgate is a deep, well-designed game that incorporates the best elements of space-combat simulations and role-playing games.
Wing Commander IV: The Price of Freedom
The storyline is one of the best ever put together for a video game.
Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance
With X-Wing Alliance, Totally Games and LucasArts have at last delivered the game that many players had hoped X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter would be.
X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter: Balance of Power
Balance of Power does an admirable job of addressing almost all the complaints gamers had with the original game.
Archimedean Dynasty gives computer gaming a good name even when you don't know what the hell is going on.
While it's not the revolutionary title it initially promised to be, Freelancer delivers the exact combination of addictive and accessible gameplay that the genre has needed for a long time.
Star Trek Bridge Commander
Totally Games has managed to accurately translate the slow-paced tactical battles of the Star Trek universe into an interesting game.
X-Wing Collector's Series
These are classic games that belong on every computer gamer's shelf, no doubt about it.
X: Beyond the Frontier
If you miss the days of Elite and Privateer, then chances are you'll love X: Beyond the Frontier.
This story-based space adventure features more than 300 systems, six unique races, and an immersive storyline. During the game, you can apply various upgrades to your ship, DarkStar One.
Star Wars: Rogue Squadron 3D
Any fan of the first level of Shadows of the Empire really should check out Rogue Squadron.
FTL: Faster Than Light
Faster Than Light, a spaceship simulation real-time roguelike-like.
Star Trek: Starfleet Command III
Taldren has overhauled the Starfleet Command series to appeal to a wider audience, and the changes are immediately noticeable.