Farming Simulator Video Game Series
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Farming Simulator 23
Simulation 23 May 2023
Another installment of the bestselling farming sim franchise originating from 2008. In Farming Simulator 23 we play as a farmer tasked with running our own farm. The available activities include fieldwork, animal husbandry and cutting down trees.
Farming Simulator 19: Ambassador Edition
Simulation 21 June 2022
Special edition of Farming Simulator 19, enriched with all add-ons, including Platinum Expansion and Alpine Farming Expansion. In Farming Simulator 19: Ambassador Edition, all farm management responsibilities rest on our shoulders.
Farming Simulator 20
Simulation 03 December 2019
Simulation game representing a series developed since 2008. Farming Simulator 20 is based on Farming Simulator 19, a leading game with the ability to grow oats and cotton, raise cows, pigs and sheep, and use John Deere vehicles and machines.
Farming Simulator 19
Simulation 20 November 2018
Farming Simulator 19 is a new installment of the popular series of farming simulators. This time, the authors decided to make a big step forward by introducing a completely new graphic engine, as well as three large open world locations.
Farming Simulator 17: Platinum Edition
Simulation 14 November 2017
The definitive edition of Farming Simulator 2017, released in 2016 by Focus Home Interactive. The game was developed by one of the best developers in this genre, GIANTS Software, and it offers all features that are available in the original game, including all the add-ons, but it also has a few new things. The game's biggest attraction is that the game is set in South America. With this setting come new types of plants (sugar cane), cows and machines that weren't available before. The developers cooperated with such companies as CASE IH Austoft, Stara, Double TT, Bizon and Gessner Industries and they introduced, e.g. CASE IH A8800 MR harvester to the game. The total number of all the machines available in the game is more than 270 and they come from 80 different companies. Farming Simulator 17: Platinum Edition is sold as a standalone add-on or as Platinum Expansion for all owners of the original game. All players that own the Season Pass can get the new content for free.
Farming Simulator 18
Simulation 06 June 2017
Another installment in the annually released farming simulator series developed by GIANTS Software. This time, however, the creators decided to develop a game exclusively for handheld devices like PS Vita or Nintendo 3DS. In terms of mechanics, Farming Simulator 18 highly resembles the previous installments, especially the handheld version of Farming Simulator 16. The game sees the players running their farms in an attempt to make a profitable business out of it. To achieve this, the players have to take care of a number of things, such as soil and plant cultivation, harvesting and selling the crops, and finally the successive development of the farm. Farming Simulator 18 does not lack the series’ representative feature, namely a wide range of licensed agricultural machinery of the world’s top makers, which are available for the players to utilize while working in the field.
Farming Simulator 17
Simulation 25 October 2016
Farming Simulator 17 is another installment in the series of simulators of farm. This time, the game was published by Focus Home Interactive, but the development was still carried out by GIANTS Software, known from the previous parts of this series. The mechanics remain unchanged - the players become farmers, who need to take good care of their establishment. During the game, much attention has to be paid to the economic side of the management - the right equipment needs to be purchased, used for sawing, gathering crops, and moving the goods around. Traditionally, the player can control many different machines, all with official licenses from real manufacturers, and personally take care of various tasks in the field. The new installment obviously introduces some changes and novelties. Contrary to previous games, Farming Simulator 17 was released on PC, XONE and PS4 simultaneously.
Farming Simulator 15: Silver
Simulation 29 October 2015
An official expansion to the farming simulator published in 2014 by Giants Software. Farming Simulator 15: Silver is an expansion designed for the seventh generation of consoles, namely PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 and, in contrast to the next-gen consoles edition called Farming Simulator 15: Gold, its contents are a bit reduced. This add-on does not introduce any changes to mechanics. During the gameplay the player takes control of tractors, harvesters, and trucks produced by such manufacturers as Zetor, Tatra, Rostselmash, and Farmtech. In contrast to the Gold version, there are no new farming areas in Eastern Europe, yet the remaining elements from both DLCs are included, so players can make use of new equipment and 20 new farming machines.
Farming Simulator 15: Gold
Simulation 29 October 2015
A complete edition of 2014's Farming Simulator 15, featuring the Official Expansion DLC and developed by GIANTS Software. As usual, the player's main tasks here are to sow fields, breed animals and buy gradually better equipment for money earned from selling crops and other goods. The game offers three different environments with different climatic conditions: one is a Central European location, the second was inspired by Scandinavian landscapes, and the last resembles Eastern Europe (this one was introduced in the Official Expansion DLC). What is new in Farming Simulator 15, is an opportunity to manage forests - adequate equipment was added for wood cutting, processing, and transportation. Also, the game brings new machines from real-life companies, such as New Holland, Ponsse, Zetor, Tatra, Rostselmash or Farmtech. Farming Simulator 15: Gold offers both a solo experience and a multiplayer component for up to 16 players connected either via the Internet or LAN.
Farming Simulator 16
Simulation 06 August 2015
Another installment of the farming simulation game series from GIANTS software. Contrary to most of the major entries in the franchise, Farming Simulator 16 was created solely with the PS Vita handheld console and mobile devices in mind. In the game, we traditionally assume the role of farm owner, and our task is to turn his possessions into a true agricultural empire. Achieving this requires us to sow and harvest, and then invest the money we’ve earned into the farm’s development as well as new vehicles and devices. The title features over 50 fully licensed agricultural machines of various type that we can personally drive while working in the field. Compared to its predecessor, the game offers new sorts of crops, but the biggest novelty is the introduction of forests, along with a pretty big set of hardware for felling and processing trees.
Farming Simulator 15
Simulation 30 October 2014
The sixth major installment in the popular farming simulation game series. The franchise makes a comeback to key gaming platforms after a year off, when only smartphone and portable editions were released. The developer, GIANTS Software, prepared another portion of innovations to enhance gameplay. The game lets you play in a new environment (Scandinavian), characterized by different landscape, weather conditions, and vast forests. This time players can cut down trees using specially designed, licensed machines. There is also a car wash, allowing you to keep your vehicles clean. Overall, the gameplay mechanics remained unchanged; as usual, your task is to manage a farm and expand it using the money earned from breeding animals and cultivating land. The sixth installment introduced the series to the eight generation consoles, bringing about significant visual improvements.
Farming Simulator 2014
Simulation 15 November 2013
The next installment of the series of agricultural simulators from the Giants Software studio. In production we play the role of a farmer who takes care of his farm. The player's tasks include dealing with animals, planting plants, harvesting crops and selling their products.
Farming Simulator 2013: Titanium Edition
Simulation 10 October 2013
Farming Simulator 2013: Titanium Edition is a special edition of Farming Simulator 2013, available only for computer players. It enriches the title with content previously available only to console version holders, giving you the ability to manage U.S. farms and increasing the number of machines available by about 150.
Simulation 01 May 2013
Console version of the hit Farming Simulator series. The game is a port for mobile editing of the title and allows you to cultivate the soil, using authentic and licensed equipment. The title has a career mode, in which we gradually buy fields and better equipment, earning from the sold crops.
Farming Simulator 2013
Simulation 25 October 2012
Another installment in a popular simulation game series, developed by Switzerland studio Giants Software. The game puts you in the boots of a professional farmer, who needs to properly manage and develop his farm. This requires you to cultivate land and breed stock, spending the money you earn on new, more efficient machines. The new edition traditionally brings about a score of innovations and improvements. The game features over 20 licensed machines, also new animals and plants were added, as well as details like wilting and rotting of plants. Since the game world is much more expansive than in the last game, you can now purchase land and raise additional buildings. All this comes in improved graphics. The game supports fan-created modifications.
Farming Simulator 2012 3D
Simulation 30 March 2012
A popular "farm simulator" for the Nintendo mobile console version. We play the role of a farmer who develops his farm. The game boils down to planting and harvesting as well as servicing various agricultural machines. In the 3DS version the graphics were simplified, but many features of the popular PC prototype were preserved.
Farming Simulator 2011
Simulation 18 October 2010
A farming simulator from the popular series known simply as Farming Simulator, developed by GIANTS Software studio. Players take on a role of a young farmer who has to develop 4 square kilometers of land. He must gather funds necessary to establish a modern farm, which he can only achieve through hard work. We must cultivate the land, sow plants and harvest crops, as well as trade collected goods. We make use of various farming machines, like tractors, ploughs, seeders, balers, cultivators, etc. (30 in total), which can be bought with the money we earn. Farming Simulator 2011 introduces cattle breeding, with cows requiring constant feeding and taking care of, providing us in return with natural fertilizer and milk. There is also a career mode, which lets us invite other players to cooperation.
Farming Simulator 2009
Simulation 30 March 2009
A farm simulator, where we use various types of equipment and agricultural vehicles, grow cereals and vegetables, as well as take care of business by performing various missions and tasks.
Farming Simulator 2008
Simulation 14 April 2008
A simulation game allowing you to play the role of the owner of an agricultural holding. With the help of various machines, we cultivate different crops and then harvest them to sell them profitably. The authors focused on realism, both in terms of available vehicles and weather conditions.