Rankings

List Criteria

Hardest PC Games: Simulation

Rank Title Rating / 5 Difficulty / 5 Length (Hours)
1 Dwarf Fortress 4.37 4.57 75.62
2 FTL: Advanced Edition 4.24 4.52 40.20
3 Shadow President 3.56 4.40 ---
4 X-Plane 10 4.58 4.33 ---
5 The Long Dark 3.86 4.20 ---
6 Star Trek: Klingon Academy 4.25 4.20 ---
7 R/C Helicopter 4.50 4.20 ---
8 FTL: Faster Than Light 4.07 4.15 22.83
9 Independence War 2: Edge of Chaos 4.05 4.14 ---
10 Silent Hunter III 4.26 4.14 72.40
11 Heavy Gear II 4.19 4.11 ---
12 Surgeon Simulator 2013 3.55 4.04 11.30
13 IL-2 Sturmovik 3.82 4.00 74.00
14 Flight Simulator X: Gold Edition 4.33 4.00 80.00+
15 Rulers of Nations: Geopolitical Simulator 2 4.19 4.00 ---
16 Microsoft Combat Flight Simulator: WWII Europe Series 4.31 4.00 ---
17 DCS: A-10C Warthog 4.39 4.00 ---
18 F-16 Aggressor 4.50 4.00 12.00
19 Gunship! 4.50 4.00 ---
20 F-15 Strike Eagle II 4.25 4.00 ---
21 Arma III 3.75 3.93 55.64
22 Kerbal Space Program 4.43 3.92 80.00+
23 Long Live the Queen 3.74 3.86 9.70
24 X3: Terran Conflict 4.18 3.86 78.82
25 Apache AH-64: Air Assault 3.72 3.86 56.67
26 Heavy Gear 3.41 3.83 ---
27 Wings of Prey 3.45 3.83 ---
28 Cart Life 3.71 3.83 ---
29 X3: Reunion 3.88 3.80 73.20
30 Hardwar 4.00 3.80 ---
31 Abrams Battle Tank 3.90 3.80 ---
32 Delta V 4.00 3.80 ---
33 DCS World 3.79 3.80 ---
34 SimCopter 3.30 3.78 40.00
35 Wing Commander 3.97 3.74 36.27
36 Wing Commander: Privateer 4.11 3.73 ---
37 X-Plane 8 3.86 3.71 68.64
38 Ampu-Tea 1.22 3.71 1.10
39 Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance 4.10 3.70 39.75
40 Strike Suit Zero 3.62 3.68 14.81
41 Wing Commander II: Vengeance of the Kilrathi 4.15 3.67 34.57
42 Starsiege 4.23 3.67 40.40
43 Lock On: Modern Air Combat 4.14 3.60 ---
44 X-Tension 3.69 3.60 ---
45 Shira Oka: Second Chances 3.92 3.60 ---
46 Death Track: Resurrection 2.44 3.60 ---
47 Ship Simulator: Maritime Search and Rescue 4.60 3.60 75.67
48 Star Wars TIE Fighter: Collector's CD-ROM 4.55 3.58 42.44
49 IL-2 Sturmovik: 1946 4.03 3.57 ---
50 Star Trek: Starfleet Academy 3.78 3.56 21.14
284 games in results