Video games: many rides …


Summer is meant to be outside, even if the outside is on a screen. With these 10 titles, you are sure to feel the wind of the rides in your virtual hair and have fun enjoying the sunny days … without getting out of your chair.

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In the world of video games, 1994 is light years away from today. This is the year that comes out theme park, the first simulation title of its kind. Visually similar to SimCity, theme park definitely focuses on the … profitable management, of course, of an amusement park. So you have to hire employees and keep them happy, make sure you develop an interesting offer of rides, stock up on drinks supplies and constantly ensure the happiness of the visitors, otherwise you will be entitled to a revolution.

Always on the same line, but much more recent – it dates back to 2018 – here Parkitect. As the name suggests, you become an architect and manager of an amusement park. In addition to the roller coaster, you also have to manage all the concessions, the staff, make sure your visitors are thrilled … all while modifying the terrain on which your park is built as you wish. And, another plus point, you can play co-op at eight o’clock.

For adrenaline and diving lovers, Thrillville: Off the rails it doesn’t just allow you to create crazy races. You can – and this is the specificity of this title – walk around your park, ride your rides and interact with visitors by talking to them. In short, it’s fun and hasn’t aged … even though the game dates back to 2007.

On the phone side, Idle Theme Park Tycoon proposes to expand an amusement park by adding new rides. There is even a haunted house and the whole thing immerses players in a universe of extremely bright colors and round characters.

Spotlight on the rides

In 1999, The roller coaster tycoon becomes the best-selling PC game of the year. descendant of theme park, combines simulation and unbridled fun, with the third iteration offering players the freedom to build their own park without any constraints on completing challenges. Of course, you can also forget the basic rules and have fun killing visitors by throwing fireworks at them!

Presenting itself as the pinnacle of rides, No limit 2 offers an impressive range of features. There are therefore four cameras that allow you to admire the rides, to immerse yourself completely in the paths to rediscover the sensations of reality. In addition, it is possible to create custom rides according to very precise specifications.

At the house of Coaster of the planet, three game modes are offered: “sandbox”, “career” and “challenges”. The title stands out for the amount of expansions offered – including a “Ghostbuster” – the impressive number of rides and the ability to organize a fireworks display.

Finally, before you go to build the park of your dreams – with or without dinosaurs – know that you can spend as much time as you want in the universe of The adventures of Disneyland. In addition to discovering Disneyland without the cost of a family trip and no queues, there is an impressive number of missions to complete, rides to ride, and it’s even possible to play with others. Have a good trip!

Dinosaurs …

From Jurassic world: domination came out in theaters a few weeks ago and fans flocked to theaters, how about managing your fleet of these ancient creatures? The game developer Frontier, who gave us Coaster of the planet And The roller coaster tycoon 3offers two titles: Evolution of the Jurassic world And Jurassic World Evolution 2, for which an expansion is available that uses certain elements of the film.

The book of links

theme park: for Windows and macOS

theme park: for browser

Parkitect: for Windows, macOS and Linux

Thrillville: Off the rails: for Windows

Idle Theme Park Tycoon: for Android and iOS

The roller coaster tycoon: for Windows, macOS, Android and iOS

Without limits: for Windows and macOS

Coaster of the planet: for Windows, macOS, PlayStation and Xbox

The adventures of Disneyland: for Windows and Xbox

Evolution of the Jurassic world: for Windows

Evolution of the Jurassic world 2: for PlayStation, Windows and Xbox


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