When it comes to playing games on your computer you want to make sure that you are trying out the best, right? And that means making sure that you know what some of those top games are. We’re going to take a look at 18 of the best boating games that you could (and should) be playing for yourself.
18 Best Boating PC Games:
Without further ado, here’s PowerSportsGuide‘s list of the top 18 best boating video games:
- Sea of Thieves
- Sailaway – The Sailing Simulator
- Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
- Naval Action
- VR Regatta – The Sailing Game
- Sid Meier’s Pirates
- Sea Dogs
- Pancake Sailor
- Cold Waters
- Atlantic Fleet
- Enigma: Rising Tide
- Ironclads 2 Collection
- Top Boat: Racing Simulator 3D
Let’s take a closer look at these top games and just what they’re all about.
1. Sea of Thieves
If you want a hybrid game system that allows you to play on land and at sea, you can check out ArchAge, which gives you combat on all fronts as well as trade routes, battles and even building ships.
3. Sailaway – The Sailing Simulator
Want to know what it would be like to sail a ship without actually going out to sea? Well, then you’ll want to check out this simulator, which lets you try out modern sailing right on your computer.
4. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
With this game, you’re going to sail on the Caribbean during the best time to be a pirate. Not only that but you get to be Edward Kenway and fight against some of the top pirates ever known to find treasure.
For those who want a little more realism to their sailing adventure, this one is all about that. You get to build your ship, trade and even get involved in real combat.
With this game, you get to sail the high seas and you can explore or even take on enemy ships. It’s all about being the captain of your own ship, across the entire world.
This is a multiplayer game that allows you to create a pirate crew and keep your ship going. That includes everything you’ve ever heard about being a pirate.
Want to get out into the fantasy world? Then you’re going to love Maelstrom, which includes pirates, orcs, dwarves, and a whole lot of fun with your ship and your treasure.
9. VR Regatta – The Sailing Game
Sailing can be a lot of fun and you can explore it even more with this game that lets you actually jump right into an immersive environment. Not to mention it’s great for those who want to relax or those who want more adventure.
10. Sid Meier’s Pirates
Who doesn’t love trying their wits on the high seas? This game lets you become a pirate or a privateer and either way you get to have all the adventure and riches that you could possibly want.
11. Sea Dogs
You get to be captain of your own ship and can serve as a privateer to your choice of European powers or you can even take on the mantle of a pirate.
12. Pancake Sailor
Ready to explore the world from the relaxation of your own home? Because that’s what you’re going to do with this game for PC, which gives you a whole lot of options to explore the world.
13. Cold Waters
Use this game to jump behind the wheel of a submarine. You get to take action from under the water, with plenty of different missions and battles to engage in.
14. Atlantic Fleet
This game actually started out on iOS, but it’s since been released for PC and lets you check out single battles, campaigns, scenarios and a whole lot more. And you get to engage in turn-based combat.
15. Enigma: Rising Tide
This game is alternative history and that makes it a little more unique but a whole lot of fun. You get to operate several different types of vessels and you will have plenty of fast-paced action going on at every turn.
An older game, you’ll still find a lot of enjoyment out of Navyfield, which lets you play on teams and engage with a range of different modes, ships, and ore. Plus, the sessions are all fast and highly addicting. You’ll want to keep playing.
17. Ironclads 2 Collection
There’s actually a collection of games here, which means several different ones to try out and they range through the 19th century. You will need to pick up the learning curve, however, as this game isn’t designed to be simple.
18. Top Boat: Racing Simulator 3D
Boat racing is going to be a whole lot more fun when you can jump in with this simulator that lets you race your favorite powerboats and more.
There are plenty of video games out there for PC as well as any of your other favorite gaming systems and all you have to do is decide how you want to play. Whether you want something more relaxing and fun or something full of challenges you can find it here. Not to mention there are plenty of games that let you fight in a real battle, become a pirate, or engage in your own version of history.