MicroProse Software, Inc. was founded by Sid Meier and Bill Stealey in 1982. Initially, the company focused on combat flight simulators and military strategy games. 1990 marked an important turning point with the release of Sid Meier's Railroad Tycoon, the first first non-destructive god game for the company. This contrasted with the military-oriented view of the other founder, Bill Stealey, who wanted to enter the market of home game consoles and arcade video games, which Sid Meier did not like.

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Civilization

Civilization Civilization

Updated 2 years ago Released Dec 31, 1991 Single Player Turn Based Strategy

Civilization I is the 2.6 MB DOS game that started it all. What was originally a take-off of simcity became a gaming masterpiece that would go on to conquer...

Civilization II

Civilization II Civilization II

Updated 1 year ago Released Feb 28, 1996 Single & Multiplayer Turn Based Strategy

An empire-building turn-based strategy game. The player starts building his empire at the Old Stone Age in 4000 BC, leading his tribe to explore the surroundings...

Pizza Connection

Pizza Connection Pizza Connection

Updated 1 year ago Released Jan 1, 1994 Single Player Real Time Strategy

Also known as Pizza Tycoon, puts you in charge of a pizza restaurant.

UFO: Enemy Unknown

UFO: Enemy Unknown UFO: Enemy Unknown

Updated 1 year ago Released Mar 30, 1994 Single Player Turn Based Tactics

The year is 1998. Reports of UFO sightings as tales of abductions and rumors of attacks by mysterious aliens become widespread. Nations of the world come...

Worms Pinball

Worms Pinball Worms Pinball

Updated 10 months ago Released Apr 30, 1998 Single & Multiplayer Arcade

The Worms crew returns, and this time they’ve got balls! Worms Pinball sends the cute little pink guys spinning across one of the most realistic pinball...

X-COM: Apocalypse

X-COM: Apocalypse X-COM: Apocalypse

Updated 1 year ago Released Jun 30, 1997 Single Player Turn Based Tactics

The last battle of T'leth has severely damaged Earth's biosphere. As a result, several self-contained Megalopolis-type cities were proposed to provide...

X-COM: Enforcer

X-COM: Enforcer X-COM: Enforcer

Updated 9 months ago Released Apr 18, 2001 Single Player Third Person Shooter

It's America, it's early in the 21st century, and you are a member of X-Com, earth's top-secret multinational alien defense force. Your mission is to...

X-COM: Interceptor

X-COM: Interceptor X-COM: Interceptor

Updated 1 year ago Released May 31, 1998 Single Player Futuristic Sim

They're back... only this time the heinous aliens are out to destroy earth and rule the new Frontier. As X-COM commander, its your sole duty to protect...

X-COM: Terror from the Deep

X-COM: Terror from the Deep X-COM: Terror from the Deep

Updated 1 year ago Released Jun 1, 1995 Single Player Turn Based Tactics

The war continues. The alien terror spreads into a whole new dimension. Seeking to take advantage of a weakened Earth, X-Com's deep-space foes unexpectedly...

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