Rankings

List Criteria

Hardest PC Games: Simulation

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Dwarf Fortress 4.39 4.56 75.62
2 FTL: Advanced Edition 4.24 4.52 40.51
3 X-Plane 10 4.58 4.33 ---
4 Star Trek: Klingon Academy 4.25 4.20 ---
5 Silent Hunter III 4.30 4.17 ---
6 FTL: Faster Than Light 4.07 4.15 21.37
7 Independence War 2: Edge of Chaos 4.05 4.14 ---
8 Heavy Gear II 4.16 4.11 ---
9 Surgeon Simulator 2013 3.53 4.01 11.41
10 IL-2 Sturmovik 3.82 4.00 74.00
11 Flight Simulator X: Gold Edition 4.33 4.00 80.00+
12 The Long Dark 3.72 4.00 ---
13 Rulers of Nations: Geopolitical Simulator 2 4.19 4.00 ---
14 Microsoft Combat Flight Simulator: WWII Europe Series 4.31 4.00 ---
15 DCS: A-10C Warthog 4.39 4.00 ---
16 Gunship! 4.50 4.00 ---
17 Arma III 3.63 3.91 55.20
18 Kerbal Space Program 4.42 3.90 80.00+
19 X3: Terran Conflict 4.18 3.88 78.82
20 Long Live the Queen 3.75 3.84 9.64
21 Wings of Prey 3.45 3.83 ---
22 Cart Life 3.71 3.83 ---
23 X3: Reunion 3.88 3.80 73.20
24 Heavy Gear 3.50 3.80 ---
25 Hardwar 4.00 3.80 ---
26 Abrams Battle Tank 3.90 3.80 ---
27 Delta V 4.00 3.80 ---
28 SimCopter 3.30 3.78 40.00
29 Wing Commander 3.97 3.77 38.57
30 Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance 4.15 3.74 41.24
31 X-Plane 8 3.86 3.71 68.64
32 Wing Commander: Privateer 4.14 3.70 ---
33 Strike Suit Zero 3.59 3.67 15.65
34 Wing Commander II: Vengeance of the Kilrathi 4.15 3.67 34.57
35 Starsiege 4.23 3.67 40.40
36 Apache AH-64: Air Assault 3.56 3.67 50.00
37 Dawn of Discovery: Venice 4.04 3.63 ---
38 Goat Simulator 3.93 3.62 51.89
39 Lock On: Modern Air Combat 4.14 3.60 ---
40 X-Tension 3.69 3.60 ---
41 Shira Oka: Second Chances 3.92 3.60 ---
42 Ship Simulator: Maritime Search and Rescue 4.60 3.60 75.67
43 Star Trek: Starfleet Academy 3.64 3.58 21.33
44 IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 4.03 3.57 ---
45 Star Wars TIE Fighter: Collector's CD-ROM 4.56 3.56 40.67
46 Star Wars: X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter 3.87 3.56 28.61
47 Star Wars: X-Wing Collector's CD-ROM 4.28 3.53 50.75
48 SD Gundam Capsule Fighter Online 3.89 3.50 ---
49 Streets of SimCity 3.00 3.50 ---
50 MechWarrior 3.35 3.50 29.11
261 games in results