There are a lot of great simulation games to play right now on the Xbox One. You can run cities or run trains. We’ve picked out some of our favourite simulation games for the console.
So, let us know what your favourite simulators are for the Xbox One and what games we should think about adding to this article in the future. Leave a comment below to tell us about your favourite video game simulators.
Here are our choices for the best simulation games for the Xbox One.
Publisher: 2K Games
Developer: Visual Concepts
Platform: PS5, PS4, Xbox Series S/X, Xbox One, PC
Release Date: March 2022
With its dynamic graphics and immersive gameplay, WWE 2K22 gives players a real sense of what it’s like to be a wrestling star. WWE 2K22 is an exciting and fun take on a long-running series of wrestling games. It brings simulation wrestling to life with a huge (and growing) roster of superstars and legends from the WWE and elsewhere. In this version of the wrestling game, the character models have been greatly improved, which makes the simulation feel much more real. Overall, WWE 2K22 is a great wrestling simulation game for people who like fighting games that are based on real-life entertainment.
Evil Genius 2
Publisher: Rebellion Developments
Developer: Rebellion Developments
Platform: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series S/X, Xbox One, PC,
Release Date: March 2021
Evil Genius 2 is a simulation and real-time strategy game with the title World Domination. The main goal of the game is to take over the world. You’ll have to set up your own criminal hideout on a beautiful island so you can secretly build a weapon that can destroy the world and use it to hold the Forces of Justice hostage. If you want to become a mastermind of evil, you can also work on building your criminal network and hiring goons to do your dirty work as your power grows and scales. For evil geniuses to carry out their plans, they need gold, so sending your minions on missions will be a key part of your plan to get gold.
Gas Station Simulator
Publisher: Drago Entertainment
Developer: Drago Entertainment
Platform: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC
Release Date: September 2021
In this sim, you will become the owner of a gas station that has been closed for a long time and bring it back to its former glory. Gas Station Simulator is a real-life repair-and-rebuild job that requires you to get your hands dirty with remodelling, time management, hiring employees, and a whole host of other skills. You can change a lot of things about the gas station to make it your own and try to bring in new customers. Stock management is a big part of running a successful gas station, so those with an entrepreneurial spirit will find it a challenge to turn an abandoned building in the middle of nowhere into a thriving gas business.
Car Mechanic Simulator 2021
Developer: Red Dot Games
Platform: Xbox Series S/X, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC
Release Date: August 2021
Car Mechanic Simulator 2021 is a great game to try if you like getting into the details of how engines work. In this highly realistic mechanic simulation game, you will build your own car garage business from the ground up. A big part of this sim is getting better at being a mechanic, since you’ll have to learn how to fix a lot of different cars. You’ll be working with more than 4,000 different engine and vehicle parts, and you’ll also have to use your magic to buy different cars at the auction house. If you want to really test your skills as a top mechanic, the game also has story missions that aren’t part of the main simulation experience.
Farming Simulator 22
Publisher: GIANTS Software
Developer: GIANTS Software
Platform: PlayStation 4, Playstation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X, PC, Android, iOS, Nintendo Switch, 3DS, PlayStation Vita
Release Date: November 2021
Farming Simulator 22 is a simulation game that might be one of the best ways to relax. It’s pretty complicated, but that just makes the experience more real. In this game, you can run one farm or become an agricultural tycoon by running many farms. You can also choose to live a simple life by running just one farm. It is very different from other farming games, like Stardew Valley, because it simulates the real world in a way that no other game does. To run a successful farm, players will need to learn about crop yields, breeding animals, and a variety of farming tools and vehicles. For people who don’t know much about farming, there’s a bit of a learning curve, but those who love farming are sure to love it.
Publisher: EA Sports
Platform:PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X, PC
Release Date: July 2021
F1 2021 is the official video game of the Formula 1 2021 championship. It is the first time since 2003 that EA Sports has joined the long-running F1 franchise. Breaking Point and a two-player career are two important new parts of the racing simulator. Breaking Point is a brand-new story mode that is meant to add more story to the player’s career mode adventures. It gives the game an extra dimension that isn’t often found in racing simulation games. Because of this, F1 2021 does stand out from the rest of the pack. You should also check out the two-player career mode, where you can race with a friend to help you reach your goals.
Football Manager 2022
Developer: Sports Interactive
Platform: Xbox One, Xbox Series S/X, Nintendo Switch, PC/Mac, Android, iOS
Release Date: November 2021
In the latest game in the long-running and popular Football Manager series, you get to be a head coach again. Football Manager 2022 has everything players know and love about football management sims, plus a reworked data system and new “staff meeting” systems that make the game hard to put down. There is also a huge list of talented football players for you to choose from and work with as you develop your style as a manager. The game’s new animation engine has given the matchday animations a modern makeover. This is in addition to the fact that you can make better decisions and get better information. This makes the simulation feel much more real and gives you a stronger sense of being in the real world of professional football.
Next Space Rebels
Next Space Rebels combines a few different types of games in a way that doesn’t always work, but is still fun. Imagine if Kerbal Space Program and those “YouTuber Simulator” games were combined, along with a bunch of other game elements.
The most fun part of Next Space Rebels is building rocket ships. Even more relaxing is that you can build these rockets while sitting on your couch and holding a controller.