Top Xbox 360 Simulation Games of All Time

Welcome to's top simulation games of all-time, a list of the best videogames, created from editorial reviews on the site. It's the perfect tool to find that great game you haven't played yet, or even to find a gem for a friend or loved one as a gift.

Please take into account this list is in descending order! is always open to hearing about your opinion. Would your list be different? If so let us know by contacting us or tweeting us @VideoGamerCom.

Show me the best
games on
  • 14.

    Blazing Angels 2: Secret Missions of WWII

    While Blazing Angels 2 has its faults, it is still a decent title and a marked improvement on the first instalment from Ubisoft's Romania studio. Before the genre-leading beast that is Ace Combat arrives on the Xbox 360 later... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360

  • 13.

    Thrillville: Off the Rails

    Thrillville: Off the Rails is a decent purchase for younger teens, but it's quite niche and can be quite complex at times. You might have noticed that this review looks slightly different to other reviews on more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, Wii, PS2

  • 12.

    Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X.

    All of this makes for a very playable action game, even if what you're actually doing is largely that same-old shooty planes stuff we've been doing for years. I don't know what Tom Clancy dreams about, but at a guess I'd... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 11.

    Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2

    H.A.W.X 2 certainly knows how to fly, but it never really gets a chance to soar. When terrorism was invented nine years ago, few would have been able to grasp the effect it was going to have on our video games. You only need... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PC

  • 10.

    Stuntman: Ignition

    There's no getting away from the fact that Stuntman: Ignition is an infuriating game, but that doesn't automatically make it a bad one. Perseverance will reveal a highly rewarding experience. There's something to be said... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: PS3, Xbox 360

  • 9.

    Ace Combat 6

    With a stunning campaign, a wealth of capable multiplayer facilities and the provisions of raw power the 360 offers, Ace Combat finally feels like it has become what it has always strived to be. In the UK, the release of... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360

  • 8.

    Battlestations: Pacific

    If you're prepared to push through its choppier moments, you'll find a rich and highly enjoyable game that should keep you occupied for months. Battlestations Midway was a rather unusual hybrid of a game, a mix of real-time... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PC

  • 7.

    Ace Combat: Assault Horizon

    Assault Horizon can be a frustrating experience at times, but when things are going to plan you'll be left with an intense feeling of satisfaction. Boys have always had a fascination with planes. As kids, we'd hold our arms... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 6.

    Football Manager 2006

    Football Manager 2006 is an awesome game that will consume more time than is actually available in each day. Who'd be a manager? Well, a lot of people I would imagine. While sat at home watching your team on Sky Sports, you... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360

  • 5.

    Viva Piñata

    The overriding feeling you'll get from Viva Piñata is one of depth. If you like the gameplay you'll sink an awful lot of time into your garden and new gardens after that. If there's a criticism people have of the Xbox 360,... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360

  • 4.

    Football Manager 2007

    Fans of last year's console title will be thrilled by the new control scheme, making the game even more of a social life risk than before. You'll be playing this until FM 2008. Some things simply get better over time, and... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360

  • 3.

    Viva Piñata: Trouble in Paradise

    Buy Trouble in Paradise, name your piñatas after celebrities, friends and family members, dress them up like fashion disasters and realise you're playing one of the best games of the year. As much as we were hugely looking... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360

  • 2.

    The Sims 3

    It represents one of the best aspects of gaming – the ability to push a game to its creative limit just to see what will happen. It's a beautiful day over at the office. The sun is shining, the birds are singing.... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3

  • 1.

    Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

    4J Studios has played its part in one of gaming's grandest success story with affable competence, allowing console owners to grab their tools and build something in Mojang's intricate world Minecraft is only limited by your... more

    Reviewed on:   Platforms: Xbox 360