Best Free Sim Games You Can Download

If you love simulation games, don't give up on playing new games because money is tight. There are free sim games that will satisfy your need to play something different. Save your cash for the games you cannot live without.

'Flight Gear 2017'

"FlightGear 2017"

Courtney Marchelletta

"FlightGear 2017" is an open-source project developed by a community of gamers looking for a solution to their needs that the publishing giants were not solving. You won't find a flashy game with no substance here. Realism is what it's all about.

"FlightGear 2017" is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux platforms.



Courtney Marchelletta

"C-evo" is a free empire-building game for Windows. It is based on "Sid Meier's Civilization." You work toward building an empire, while researching technology, defending and beating other civilizations, exploring, and practicing diplomacy. Choose a civilization and build your city through time.

"C-evo" is available for Windows computers.




"Freeciv" is an excellent alternative to "Civilization" for anyone who doesn't like spending a lot of money on games. The free sim is a turn-based strategy game that is available for many operating systems, including Windows, Linux, MacOS, Android, and others.


LinCity-NG Screenshot - a Free Game

Lincity Dev Team

"LinCity-NG" is a city-building simulation that is an updated version of "LinCity." Building and managing the city are your main goals. To complete those goals you have to build residences, provide food, update technology, and find energy sources—all while keeping the city stable.

Download "LinCity-NG" for Windows computers.

'TrackMania Nations Forever'

'TrackMania Nations Forever'

Focus Home Interactive.

"TrackMania Nations Forever," is the free version of the "TrackMania Forever" game. It is available for PCs as a download and includes online play. This racing game has several different racing environments and more tracks that you'll know what to do with. Expect to face fun ramps and gigantic jumps. 

"TrackMania Nations Forever" is a Windows PC game.

'Simutrans 128x128'

A "double" template with floor heights

The Perl Foundation.

"SimuTrans 128x128" is a transportation system that fans of "Railroad Tycoon" or "Transport Tycoon" will appreciate. You define your goals. Maybe you want to earn lots of cash or perhaps you just want to build a fully functional transportation system that runs with little intervention. If you want to change things up a bit, download a graphics ​pack to change the appearance of your town. Maybe you'd prefer a Japanese-inspired town?