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Top 150 best Steam games of all time tagged with Economy, according to gamer reviews.

Rank, title, date, tags, platforms and price Score Rating
8.37
98% 4,200 votes
8.21
94% 8,856 votes
8.13
94% 3,675 votes
8.04
90% 41,278 votes
7.85
90% 4,315 votes
7.75
93% 428 votes
7.71
88% 4,260 votes
7.67
100% 51 votes
7.66
92% 386 votes
7.64
88% 3,068 votes
7.64
94% 191 votes
7.61
89% 1,434 votes

Correlated tags

Correlation is how often another tag appears together with this tag. If one in every five games tagged with Economy is also tagged with a correlated tag, the correlated tag has 20% correlation. 100% correlation means the pair of tags always appear together.

Tags most frequently applied to the same games as Economy, with at least 15% correlation.

  1. Simulation 78%
  2. Management 72%
  3. Strategy 68%
  4. Singleplayer 53%
  5. Building 49%
  6. Casual 42%
  7. Resource Management 39%
  8. Sandbox 36%
  9. Indie 36%
  10. 2D 31%
  11. City Builder 30%
  12. 3D 28%
  13. Base Building 24%
  14. Relaxing 22%
  15. Early Access 20%
  16. Colorful 20%
  17. Capitalism 18%
  18. Immersive Sim 18%
  19. Realistic 18%
  20. Life Sim 17%
  21. Time Management 17%
  22. Family Friendly 17%
  23. Crafting 16%
  24. Open World 15%

The Economy tag in the context of video games refers to a gameplay mechanic or feature that involves managing and manipulating resources within the game world. Games with this tag often simulate economic systems that require players to make strategic decisions about production, trade, and consumption.

In games with an economy mechanic, players typically have control over various resources such as money, materials, or virtual goods. They must allocate these resources wisely to achieve their goals or progress in the game.

Here are some common elements associated with games tagged as Economy:

  • Resource Management In-game resources can include currency, raw materials, energy, or other valuable assets. Players need to gather and manage these resources efficiently to support their objectives - whether it's building structures, crafting items, or upgrading equipment.
  • Trading and Market Systems Many economy-centric games allow players to engage in buying and selling goods through simulated markets or trading mechanics. Players can negotiate prices for goods they produce with non-playable characters (NPCs) or other players.
  • Economic Decision-Making Economic games often challenge players to make important decisions related to resource allocation. These choices may involve investing in infrastructure development versus military expansion, prioritizing research projects over immediate gains, or determining optimal pricing strategies for products.
  • Growth and Profit The aim of many economy-driven games is for players to grow their virtual economies by generating profits through efficient resource management. This can involve expanding businesses, managing supply chains effectively or discovering new ways of generating income.

Anno 1800, developed by Blue Byte and published by Ubisoft is an example of a game tagged as Economy on Steam. In Anno 1800, players oversee the development of a city during the industrial revolution. They must manage resources, trade with other nations, and balance the needs of their citizens while growing their economy.

Economy-driven games can provide engaging experiences where players are challenged to think strategically and make complex decisions. These games often offer a sense of progression as players witness their economies thriving and evolving throughout gameplay.

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