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Train simulation game to compete against the driver of the train I am riding right now

Train driving simulators like Odawara Line Simulator or Densha de Go! are popular in Japan. Controls: Acceleration Brake Goal: Stop within centimeters of the target place. Arrive exactly on time. ...
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Contract bridge game

I'm (or rather my grandma is) looking for a contract bridge game, that's: Gratis, free and open-source Available for Linux (32-bit Debian) Preferably using GTK2 Offline and single-player (and thus ...
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Is there a card game software that can play with real cards?

I prefer to play with real cards than on the computer (not to mention my grandchildren!), but sometimes there aren't enough people for a game. I wonder why no one has yet made a software to which you ...
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Fast-paced Android strategy/empire management game that is completely playable offline

I'm leaving on vacation to Spain in about 1.5 months and I'm looking for games that I can play on my Android device without an active internet connection. More specifically, I'm looking for a fast-...
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GPU-intensive Android game with small APK (for tests)

I want to test my new Android phone in terms of performance, so I need a game that makes considerable use of the graphical processing power of the phone. The game has to have a small APK size because ...
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Story-based audio game for GNU/Linux

I’m looking for an audio game that is FLOSS, and runs natively on GNU/Linux. Actual human voice recordings (English), no speech synthesis. It must be possible to play it with keyboard input only. ...
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Game Engine for City Simulation Game for Python

Software suggestion: I need a game engine which facilitates my requirements. City Simulation means building a city from plain land. Or City Building Game which is same as City Simulation! ...
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Actually realistic driving simulator

I just started driving, and I wanted to use a driving simulator to get some practice with turning at the right time, how much I should turn the steering wheel, knowing which way to turn the steering ...
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Piano software with external sound font

Is there a free piano playing software/game which allows you to use an external sound font (like .sf2 files) and preferable export your music into midi? Open source preferred.
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Backgammon app for Android that allows playing with remote friend

I'm looking for a backgammon app which would let me invite a friend with the same (or compatible?) app on their device to play backgammon with me. The friend would have to be in my phone's contacts, ...
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Q: 3D game engine for Android

i´m quite old to coding but kind of new in the APK and games for android zone, i want to choose the best free option for making games, 3D game preferably. I've done some quick Google searches that ...
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Swift library to parse Music XML

I make a piano game with falling plates(tiles). I have xml files (music xml) that I want to use in the game. Is there a Swift library for simple Parsing music xml files? After that I need to convert ...
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Free and maintained box2d editor

I'm looking for a free map 2d / box 2d editor for Libgdx. VisEditor is deprecated, overlap2d is dead. I want something like VisEditor, free and maintained, preferably open source. It must work on ...
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Parent control for either Android or iOS, with no chances to reset

Two years ago we expropriated smartphone from our kid because being a game maniac he spent all his time playing games (even at the lessons). Instead we bought a very simple dialer with no any games ...
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Car driving simulator with realistic landscape and roads?

I'm looking for a realistic car driving simulator - by realistic, I mean realistic landscapes. AFAIK, there are some OK car driving simulators, but don't seem right or aren't what I want; for example,...
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Linux solitaire game with cheat features?

Some solitaire players like to peek (at face down cards) when a game is too difficult, the better to win, (or "win"). What Linux software exists that allows face-down peeking?
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Android port of old DOS Star Trek game

If you don't recognize this, you should probably move on to the next question. If you do recognize it, then you almost certainly used to play the old DOS Star Trek game. Do you know of an Android ...
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Train to be a Texas Hold'em dealer

Our school is having a casino night with one of the tables being Texas Hold'em. I have volunteered to be a dealer for Texas Hold'em and need to practice as a dealer so as not to make mistakes. So I ...
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Block myself from running a game for too long or after late hours

I used to be addicted to WoW and I healed myself by using the parental controls to block at one 30-minute slot every 4 hours. It was great. I have a new game addiction now, on Steam, and it turns out ...
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Process virtual machine that hosts bytecode compiler, C/C++ transcompiler, includes standard graphical functionality

I have found that with many virtual machines, native programs are needed for development. What I am looking for is a VM that both cooperates with its host OS well enough to manage its own windows, ...
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PAL Dreamcast game which still can be played online (on official server)?

(See the meta-discussion if asking for game recommendations should be on-topic.) I’m looking for an online multiplayer Dreamcast game whose official game server is still online. Requirements: ...
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Nintendo DS emulator for Mac with more than 2x speed?

I am currently using DeSmuME, and it can only be sped up to 2x. Is there any DS emulator for Mac that can do faster than 2x? My hardware can handle it.
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CDN service for small student project (MMORPG)

I'm looking for some feedbacks / recommendation for a way to deliver my project's content to our users. Description I'm hosting a student project, a small MMORPG server that we are developing on our ...
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programming games with C language

Are there any programming games (that is, games in which a player does some programming: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Programming_game ) in which the programming language used by player is C?
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Software to run a simulation on different strategies on the game battleships

As stated I would like to run a simulation for the game battleships on my windows computer. I want to be able to program the game with pseudorandom positions for the battleships and then create a loop ...
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Bluestacks click simulator

I would like to simulate clicks inside a game which is running inside Bluestacks. Im thinking of taking a screenshot of my screen, crop on x1, y1 to x2, y2 vertices to only have the Bluestacks screen ...
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Game script for upgrading

So I am playing an old MMORPG game. I would really like to create a simple script to execute a few clicks with the mouse and a few button presses. I tried using autoit and autohotkey but that didn't ...
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Options for Map Based Mobile App/Game

I'm working on a project for an online map based mobile game. I started with the back-end using AWS Cognito for use authentication, AWS RDS with MySQL for data storage, and AWS Lambda for back-end ...
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Games using google earth 3D data?

Google earth (and maps on the desktop) contains a lot of 3D landscape and building data. While not exactly looking like professionally sculpted recreations of the cities, using the desktop client of ...
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Variants of snake inclusive of fasting periods for Android devices

I am looking for a cute variation of the famous game "snake", the one where there is a snake that grows eating apples that appear as though randomly on the screen and the game ends if the snake eats ...
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Computer Game/Software that Makes Memorizing Fun

I am trying to memorize word for word several chapters from a book. LOTS OF TEXT. Every memorization program online uses flash cards or hides every other word. This gets boring really fast, though. ...
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2d city builder for gnu/linux?

I'm looking for city building games for GNU/Linux that are with 2D graphics (I'm playing on my laptop which has low performance, and also I just like 2D graphics better personally) I prefer if the ...
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Creating a space game. Need help with a solution for creating dynamic spiral graphics

My friend and I are working on a web based game where we want to have a blackhole-like thing rendered in some form of an engine or 3D program for us to freely manipulate adding more "arms" making it ...
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Online Jeopardy

I have a DNN site. Instead of using one of the simplistic trivia/quiz modules that are out there, I would like to have an online Jeopardy game for visitors to my site. Much like the TV game, I would ...
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Is there a Windows Phone alternative for the Android game MoveIt?

Is there a Windows Phone alternative for the Android game MoveIt? This game is about moving a specific block from one position (mostly left bottom) to another position (top right) by moving other ...
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Car race application to use as a demonstration

I'm looking for a program like a car race for demonstration purpose. It should be kind of a game but it's enough if the user can drive on a given road without competitors. There is no need for goals ...
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What online games are available, which are well-suited to interactive game play with viewers in a Twitch stream?

I am looking for options of online games, which would be suitable for play with viewers in a Twitch stream. Fibbage (and other games in the Jackbox Party Pack) and Cards Against Humanity come to mind ...
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In the past one might use an Interactive PPT, now what is used?

In the past I have seen many portable PowerPoint presentations that have a high level of interactivity, such as ones that help facilitate a game of Jeopardy (and make use of VBScript). I currently ...
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Breakout game as cool as Krypton Egg

I've been looking for a breakout game. The last breakout game I played was Krypton Egg in 1996. I've never seen such a cool breakout game since that time, although it should be much easier developing ...
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Moving blocks in a Trackmania Nations Forever's track

I'm looking for a program that can move one or ideally all blocks of a map in Trackmania Nations Forever. The move would simply be a shift on the X or Y axis. If possible, free and works on Windows 7 ...
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Game demo that leverages cluster computing in an easily understandable way

I am looking for a game demo that leverages cluster computing in an easily understandable way. At the demo, highschool students looking at the screens of the computers in the cluster would think: ...
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What games exist that facilitate better / more detailed modeling than Minecraft while still retaining an immersive environment?

I have a couple of kids who want to work in Minecraft to build / model real world creations before building them. One such use is a playhouse. I wanted to try to help them by finding a game that ...
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Gaming over Lan on one Server — what can I use?

I have some friends coming over with their laptops and I have a computer with really good configrations (I can play Fortnite on Ultra at ~260fps) Now my question: Is there any way I can share my ...
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Crossword puzzle engine

There are a number of websites that offer daily crossword puzzles; eg, https://games.readersdigest.ca/games/daily-crossword/. Is there some free software capable of taking a crossword board design ...
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Piano falling items animations swift/iOS

I need help / advice! How to make such falling elements? Is this done through a sprite or just a view, or the draw method? I can not imagine how to do it at all
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A free host (game) server for a mobile application

Recently I developed a game and distributed it via play store. Now I am thinking of providing "High score rank competition system", which enables users to see other's high score and see theirselves' ...
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3D fantasy game

I need suggestions for a 3D fantasy game. Specs: Windows XP SP 3 Pentium D 3.0 ghz 1 GB RAM ATI Radeon X200 inbuild 128MB DirectX 9 support Plenty of free hard disk space Seems this question isn't ...
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What server software is available for Minecraft PE v0.13.1?

I want to set up a server for Minecraft PE 0.13.1. I've checked out pocketmine, but it doesnt suport this version of Minecraft PE. What other server software is available and reliable? I would prefer ...
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Multiplayer building strategy game iPhone app on the App Store

I am looking for an iOS game app with some substance: There are a lot of apps that are rigged towards you paying real money. What I want is an app that doesn't draw such a huge line between spenders ...
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Looking for a connect-the-dots game generator

I am working on a project where we would like to have an interactive connect-the-dots game on our website. Is there a (preferably free) app that can create a customized game like this? Functionality I'...