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The Best Crime Strategy Games

Soul of mafia, criminal showdowns and racketing are essential attributes of strategy games, dedicated to crimiminal theme. This spicy setting don’t lose its popularity during many years and time to time gets various new games, includes the strategy games. More detailed about them in this article.

City of Gangsters

A strategy dedicated primarily to the economic aspect of managing a mafia. The game takes place in the United States in the 1920s, during the Prohibition, which led to the flourishing of the underground production of alcohol. The player’s task is to establish criminal logistics, the production of alcohol and protection of entertainment facilities. You have only few years to gain money and power, because very soon the Prohobition will end with all possibilities that it provided.


Cartel Tycoon

Cartel Tycoon brings players to a fictionalized version of Latin America in the 80s, the hey day of the drug business. The game offers duzens hours of story campaign on a global map, where the player can make large plantations for growing illegal plants, laboratories and other facilities. Even after death of your criminal baron, their heir will be able to continue the business. Competitions, CIA and even military forces will be a very dangerous threat to your business, where every mistake can lead to severe consequences.


Empire of Sin

Chicago, 1920s and Prohibition again, but now with an emphasis on turn-based tactical combat. Choosing one of the 14 available bosses, players will have to fight for power over the city, confidently throwing back their opponents through the competent use of abilities in tactical battles. Not so realistic and rough, but still interesting game for all USA 1920s setting lovers.


Company of Crime

Tactical criminal strategy games with the spirit of London in the 1960s, in which the British do not drink tea, but harder drinks instead The game presents an interesting choice: to play for criminals or for the police of Scotland Yard. An interesting feature of this project is the great emphasis on hand-to-hand techniques in tactical battles instead of familiar gunfire combat.


The Commission 1920: Organized Crime Grand Strategy

This turn-based strategy don’t have beautiful graphics, instead of this making accent on global strategic layer. In the shoes of mafia Don in fictional american city of New Shore, the player will have to deal with resource management, politics and rackets. By seizing control over neighborhoods one by one, in the end you can climb on the very top of “mafia rating” and reap the benefits it offers.


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