Life Simulation games have been trending in the market because of their popular design and choices making mechanics. Here are some of the popular games that will hook you up for hours if you like to live your life a bit differently.
Developed by Candywriter, LLC, BitLife is popular among gamers because of the huge variety of outcomes the game has to offer. You can select you character, choose your school, profession, companion, pets, buy properties and more. It is literally like living your life in any way you like.
The game has lot to offer in terms of options. At the end of each life, you will know certain stats on how your life went. You either die happy or disastrous, but it is all up to you. Experiment with different things the game has, and see how your life turns out to be.
Available on both Android and iOS, BitLife has a great replay value due to the choices and options it offers. It is free on PlayStore and AppStore. If you want to see what if your life turned out differently, try this game out and explore different options available.
2 Meteor 60 seconds!
Meteor 60 seconds! is way different from other life simulation games. Yes, it is based on life simulation, but you can only play for 60 seconds until the meteor hits the Earth! During these 60 seconds, live the way you want. You can either stay idle or run around the city. You can also pet animals, hit people with baseball bats or even save the Earth! Depending on the way you spend these 60 seconds, several endings are unlocked. These endings would either make you happy or disgust you because of your actions committed during those seconds.
Meteor 60 seconds! is both funny and intriguing. The endings are hilarious and well-made. It is available on Android and iOS. It is free on PlayStore and AppStore. If you like life simulation games that are short and funny, so check out this game.
3 The Sims Mobile
What is life without Sims? One of the earliest games based on life simulation, Sims is still popular due to the 3D view and various things you can do with your character. Developed by Electronic Arts, Sims has a variety of features such as customising your sim, your home, maintaining relationships, throwing house parties, eat, sleep, drink and have fun. If you like life simulation games that are immersive, Sims Mobile is an amazing game to look out for.
The game is available on Android and iOS. It is free on PlayStore and AppStore. There are in-game purchases relating to sims and items. Sims Mobile is for everyone who likes to maintain sims, make conversations and do everyday activities just like in real life.
4 Fallout Shelter
Developed by Bethesda Softworks, Fallout Shelter is a popular game which has many awards and accolades to its credit. People still play this game due to the simulation mechanics and gameplay. Those who are familiar with the Fallout games would know the abstract of the game. It is nothing but looking after a vault, which is well protected from nuclear radiation. Maintain characters, customize, send dwellers to fight and look after a community. The decisions you make also affects the game. After all, you decide how your vault needs to be.
Fallout Shelter is available on Android and iOS. It is free on PlayStore and AppStore. Craft, explore, repopulate, protect – it is all based on your decisions to help your vault to grow. If you like life simulation games that has a wild side to it, this game wouldn’t disappoint you.
5 Life is a Game
Combined with running and simulation, Life is a Game offers a view of how your life would turn out to be if you make specific choices. You start off as a baby and grow on till you be an old person. But what is unique about the game is, it replays certain junctures of your life showing deeds that are either good or bad. This will soon go back to start, helping you to make better person in future. The decisions you make at intervals determine what kind of person are you. If you are career oriented person, you might see how much money you make, but not caring enough for your loved ones. Similarly, you can be a caring person who isn’t money minded, but die like a poor man. The decisions you make should be balanced so that you find happiness in your life.
The pixel art graphics and character design is another highlight of the game. There are also perks you can develop such as talents and relationships. The replay value of the game is good, since you can discover stories and be part of ‘what if’ scenarios.
Developed by DAERISOFT, it is available on Android and iOS. It is free on both PlayStore and AppStore. There is a new update where you can play a woman as well. There are constant updates in the game, offering bug fixes and new content. If you like interactive life simulation game that can be played differently and offers a flashback, do check out Life is a Game.
There are so many life simulation games in the market. These are some of the popular ones that are handpicked. If you know some interesting games related to this genre, do let us know in the comments.