42 Games Like Hearts of Iron: War Stories for Xbox One


Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII - Fame and Strategy, Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution, and Rise are our top selection to play today.

The latest addition in this selection are Tropico 6 - Beta released the 28 March 2019 and ranked #14, Bad North released the 30 December 2018 and ranked #12, City of the Shroud released the 9 August 2018 and ranked #25.

42 Games like Hearts of Iron: War Stories for Xbox One, daily generated comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes grand strategy games during world war 2. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

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Hearts of Iron: War Stories is a branching narrative about a young British pilot during the Battle of Britain. The decisions you make will influence which skills you learn, your relationships with other characters and even the storys outcome. The narrative is written by the well-known writer Aaron Rosenberg and lovingly edited by Paradox Interactive.

1# Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII - Fame and Strategy - 2017


"Romance of the Three Kingdoms 13" celebrates the 30th Anniversary of the series and building on the concept of "A Further Gathering of Heroes," it has achieved the greatest advance in the history of the series. With "Prestige," which might be called an officer's defining title and with Comrades to aid you in carrying out your desires, players will experience greater freedom and plumb greater depths with their Officer Play. There are Orders that stem from a Ruler's style, strategy that must now take into account "Key Points" scattered throughout the land, War Councils where the best plans of your strategists come to life, and scaled up battles between heroes.

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2# Sid Meier's Civilization Revolution - 2014


Experience the journey of a civilization's birth to it's rise of power. Learn new technologies, conquer your foes, meet great people, and build Wonders of the World. Play as 16 different civilizations and explore the randomly generated lands to meet new empires and create new relations with them.

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3# Rise - 2016


Experience our music-driven platform adventure and aim for the highest score! You can even use your own music! Go on a metaphysical journey to the sky and beyond collecting war letters for a loved one.

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4# Sudden Strike 4: European Battlefields Edition - 2017


In Sudden Strike 4: Road to Dunkirk, relive the battles leading up to one of the worlds most daring military rescue missions the evacuation of British Expeditionary Forces and French soldiers from German superior numbers in 1940. With a total of 31 missions across 5 demanding campaigns and more than 120 authentic military units, Sudden Strike 4: European Battlefields Edition provides hundreds of hours worth of strategic challenges. Features: Sudden Strike 4: European Battlefields Edition offers realistic real-time strategy gameplay with tactical depth and a historical setting.

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5# Dune - 2017


Bringing the famous Dune game to Windows! Jump above the line to score, but beware! The higher you get, the harder the landing will be! Don't crash and keep it smooth!

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6# Call to Arms - 2015


Call to Arms offers an innovative mix of real-time strategy and 3rd, as well as 1st person controls. Set in the time of modern warfare, the game offers realistically modeled vehicles and heavy weaponry, as well as dozens of firearms and customizations.

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7# FACE - 2017


FACE is a platformer in which you play for the eponymous character. Together with him you will have to explore unknown islands in search of coins and treasure chests, overcoming difficulties in your way.

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8# Ancestors Legacy - 2018


Ancestors Legacy is a squad-based real time strategy with a strong focus on tactics. Inspired by medieval European history, it brings to life four different nations and their conflicts, usually solved by war.

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9# Valkyria Chronicles 4 - 2018


A Continent Engulfed in the Bitter Flames of War! Commander Claude Wallace and his childhood friends set out to fight in a desperate war, but bone-chilling blizzards, waves of imperial soldiers, and the godlike powers of the Valkyria stand between them and victory.

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10# Battle Islands: Commanders - 2017


Take part in major WWII battles in Battle Islands: Commanders, from the sandy dunes of North Africa to the bitter cold of the Eastern Front! Build the ultimate battle deck and destroy the enemys defense. Earn supply crates and unlock new cards to open up new tactics and strategies.

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11# Battle of the Bulge - 2012


Set during what the historian Antony Beevor called "Hitler's Last Gamble", Battle of the Bulge provides an immersive experience on a tactical/operational level, putting the player in command of the Allies or the German forces fighting each other in several scenarios in one of the most brutal and wild environments of Western Europe: the snow-covered forest of the Ardennes! Command infantry, mechanized and armoured units in hard fights through the various phases of the offensive, taking into account the nature of the terrain and its effects on the assailants and defenders. Take control of iconic elite units on both sides, such as the 101 Airborne Division or the Kampf Gruppe Peiper, and replace the losses on the hottest spots of the frontline!

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12# Bad North - 2018


Bad North is a charming but brutal real-time tactics roguelite. Defend your idyllic island kingdom against a horde of Viking invaders, as you lead the desperate exodus of your people. Command your loyal subjects to take full tactical advantage of the unique shape of each island.

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13# Plague Inc: Evolved - 2016


Plague Inc: Evolved is a unique mix of high strategy and terrifyingly realistic simulation. Your pathogen has just infected 'Patient Zero' - now you must bring about the end of human history by evolving a deadly, global Plague whilst adapting against everything humanity can do to defend itself.

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15# Star Hammer: The Vanguard Prophecy - 2015


Take command of Naval Strike Group 7 and lead your fleet to victory in full 3D tactical space combat. Star Hammer: The Vanguard Prophecy is a sci-fi strategy saga that will test your skills as both capital assault ship Captain and naval fleet Commander.

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16# Numantia - 2017


Units, heroes and battles inspired in real events. Deep narrative linked to the historical evolution of the conflict. Two different campaigns with their own heroes, troops, settlements and armies. Play solo or with a friend in a local 1v1 mode.

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17# Halo Wars 2 Demo - 2017


Lead Spartans, Warthogs and other classic Halo fighting forces into war across a wide variety of single player and multiplayer modes. The Halo Wars 2 demo features the opening mission from the thrilling campaign and an exciting new game mode, Blitz Firefight. In the campaign, players will strategically command overwhelming firepower in large-scale battles against a terrifying threat facing the UNSC and all of humanity.

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18# Valkyria Revolution - 2017


Valkyria Revolution, known in Japan as Valkyria: Azure Revolution (Japanese: , Hepburn: Aoki Kakumei no Varukyuria, lit. "Valkyria of the Blue Revolution"), is an action role-playing video game developed by Media.Vision for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Xbox One. It is part of the Valkyria series, but is considered to be a spin-off and separate from the Valkyria Chronicles games. Valkyria Revolution is an action role-playing game with strategy elements.

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19# Sunset - 2015


It's 1972 and a military coup has rocked Anchuria. You, Angela Burnes, are trapped in the metropolitan capital of San Bavón. Your paradise has turned into a warzone. You take up a job as a housekeeper. Every week, an hour before sunset, you clean the swanky bachelor pad of the wealthy Gabriel Ortega.

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20# Annihilation - 2017


Normally, the player begins with the unique Commander unit, a mech with the ability to create structures to form a base and, by extension, a military force comprising a range of mobile units. The Commander, in addition to being a powerful combat unit, is vital to the player because of its ability to quickly construct units. A feature of the game is the ability to easily "queue" the many commands for a unit or group of units, with types of commands including patrolling a route, constructing a defensive group of structures and attacking enemy units. The game's interface consists of construction and command buttons (depending on the unit selected), unit status information, resource information on the production of Energy and Metal, and a minimap which gives an overview of the game's battlespace  the visibility of which may be hindered by fog of war, necessitating the use of radar or scout units.

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21# Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr Imperium edition - 2017


In this Action-RPG developed by the creators of The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing, search closely the fortress-monastery, Martyr, and purge it of the Chaos lurking behind its walls. - Conduct your investigation on a large number of planets in the Caligari sector and take on hordes of enemies on a variety of terrain. - Launch yourself into combat with brutal and tactical assaults: use the cover system, destructible environments, controllable towers and vehicles to your advantage.

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22# Iron Wings - 2017


World War 2 Intense action-adventure air combat game Player takes on the role of the two pilots, Jack and Amelia, as they attempt to take down Nazi aerial menace across a rich campaign of missions, each with numerous objectives and enemies as well as side objectives.

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23# Breach & Clear: Deadline - 2015


A deadly new breed of human monster is on the rise, and it’s up to you to stop the infestation before it spreads. Breach & Clear: DEADline is the all-new follow up to Breach & Clear, the critically acclaimed and commercially successful hybrid tactical strategy game. The game gives you real-time control over a squad of four elite Special Forces tasked with tracking down information on the source of the infestation.

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25# City of the Shroud - 2018


The story has only begun - the players will finish it. Your choices, and the choices of every player, will drive a living story and determine the fate of the city of Iskendrun. Paired with an explosive real-time, combo-based battle system, your decisions will change the story forever. Choose your allies wisely.

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