This is a simulation game of Fish Tycoon type developed by LDW Software. In Virtual Villagers, you are to manage the day-to-day routine of cast-away dwellers of the exotic island so that they are able to survive in their new home and to unlock the mysteries of the island. The villagers have to learn to gather food, to build new huts, to heal the sick... Apart from guiding the villagers' day-to-day lives, you have also help them to explore the island and solve its puzzles.
Westward by Sandlot Games is a strategy game. The point of it is to set up a town on the wild west and sustain its growth by constructing and restoring new buildings, accomodating settlers, feeding and hiring them. The game offers over 30 hours of game play. Original concept, humorous messages and user-friendly interface is what has made Westward one of the most popular sims in 2006.
Last Day of Work has good news for all Virtual Villagers fans: finally a long-awaited sequel to a hit game saw the light of the day. The point of Virtual Villagers: The Lost Children (that is how the sequel is called) remains intact: you are to guide life of a little tribe in order to make little people survive and thrive. Everyone eager to visit Isola Island will be challenged to teach its inhabitants survival skills and solve its 16 puzzles. Requirements: Win 98/ME/2000/XP, 800MHz processor, 256 MB RAM, DirectX 7 or higher
"How about taking a tycoon game and making it very casual?" - That's what probably was in mind of developers at great Pogo while they were working on a new state-of-fairy-tale game Fairy Godmother Tycoon. This game offers you to return to your childhood and travel to the fairy tale...But while playing you will not forget that you are adult, because you are to run your own business and make serious money...
Nanny Mania looks pretty much like a casual version of a well-known strategy The Sims. You are to manage various house chores being a young nanny. The goal of Nanny Maniais to find and clean mess throughout the house with all its rooms and corners. Besides you are to serve the members of the family including their young children (when you are a nanny in the game) or try to do the house management if you are a mom or dad...
Alice Greenfingers is a great arcade game from Arcade Lab. You are to help Alice grow and sell all kinds of stuff in the garden as well as to breed the animals like chicken and cows. Your task is not only to grow all that, but also to sell it on the market. The game allows you to enjoy building the garden YOU want upgrading it in every possible way in the shop for the money you get from selling. This is the latest achievement in time-management games featuring vivid gameplay and retro graphics.
Chocolatier, developed by Big Splash Games andpublished by PlayFirst, will take you about hundred years back and make you live the luscious life of chocolatier. You are to travel around the world, get the required ingredients, find the ancient recipes and make as much money as you can, of course. The picturesque graphics and mind-bending game play of this tycoon game will make Chocolatier not only your favorite appetizer but the main dish as well.
This game is the final prove that strategies and sim games feel themselves at home in the world of casual games. Never have I played the strategy game that would be more distinct and clear to the casual game fans. It takes 15 minutes to carry out the brief case study and feel yourself a real estate pro that has millions on his banking account. Simple and transparent game play, variety of tasks and optimal difficulty curve makes this game one of the amazing inventions of 2007. Bravo, Hipsoft!