TOP 100 TEXT-BASED / SPREADSHEET GAMES

Are you ready to dive into a world of pure excitement and adventure? Well, forget about fancy graphics and flashy animations, because the text-based/spreadsheet game genre is where it's at! This genre of games is all about the numbers, baby. You'll live and die by your calculations as you navigate through a thrilling world of grids and cells. But why do players love this genre so much? It's simple: there's just something about crunching numbers and optimizing strategies that's incredibly satisfying. It's like solving a puzzle, but with the added thrill of knowing that your choices have real consequences. And if you're looking for the cream of the crop, you've come to the right place. On this site, we've hand-picked the top games of this genre so you can dive right into the action. So grab your calculator and get ready for some pulse-pounding fun!

#01
Games like Open Sorcery

Open Sorcery

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#02
Games like Jolly Good: Cakes and Ale

Jolly Good: Cakes and Ale

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#03
Games like Kyle is Famous: Complete Edition

Kyle is Famous: Complete Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#04
Games like The Ghost of You

The Ghost of You

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#05
Games like EXAPUNKS

EXAPUNKS

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#06
Games like Lords of Infinity

Lords of Infinity

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#07
Games like Word

Word

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#08
Games like Nocked! True Tales of Robin Hood

Nocked! True Tales of Robin Hood

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#09
Games like Drag Star!

Drag Star!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#10
Games like NEEDY STREAMER OVERLOAD

NEEDY STREAMER OVERLOAD

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#11
Games like Gender Dysphoria

Gender Dysphoria

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#12
Games like Ord.

Ord.

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Switch, PS4, Android, Xbox One
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#13
Games like Life of a Mobster

Life of a Mobster

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#14
Games like Football Coach: College Dynasty

Football Coach: College Dynasty

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#15
Games like OLDTV

OLDTV

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#16
Games like Asteroid Run: No Questions Asked

Asteroid Run: No Questions Asked

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#17
Games like Astra Protocol 2

Astra Protocol 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#18
Games like Creatures Such as We

Creatures Such as We

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#19
Games like Kingsway

Kingsway

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#20
Games like Creme de la Creme

Creme de la Creme

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#21
Games like Breach: The Archangel Job

Breach: The Archangel Job

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#22
Games like Total Extreme Wrestling 2013

Total Extreme Wrestling 2013

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#23
Games like The Fernweh Saga: Book One

The Fernweh Saga: Book One

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.1/10

#24
Games like Fool!

Fool!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.1/10

#25
Games like Emily is Away Too

Emily is Away Too

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.1/10

#26
Games like Football Manager 2014

Football Manager 2014

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS Vita, Mac
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 9/10

#27
Games like A Mage Reborn

A Mage Reborn

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9/10

#28
Games like The Hero Unmasked!

The Hero Unmasked!

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9/10

#29
Games like Psy High 2: High Summer

Psy High 2: High Summer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9/10

#30
Games like Over the Alps

Over the Alps

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Mac, PC, Switch
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9/10

#31
Games like Fox Spirit: A Two-Tailed Adventure

Fox Spirit: A Two-Tailed Adventure

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#32
Games like The Passenger

The Passenger

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#33
Games like 428: Shibuya Scramble

428: Shibuya Scramble

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS3, Wii, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#34
Games like NHL Eastside Hockey Manager 2007

NHL Eastside Hockey Manager 2007

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#35
Games like The Grim and I

The Grim and I

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#36
Games like The Fog Knows Your Name

The Fog Knows Your Name

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#37
Games like Samurai of Hyuga Book 2

Samurai of Hyuga Book 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#38
Games like MHRD

MHRD

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#39
Games like Football Manager 2020 Touch

Football Manager 2020 Touch

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Switch
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#40
Games like The Eagle's Heir

The Eagle's Heir

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#41
Games like Roadwarden

Roadwarden

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#42
Games like Takorita Meets Fries

Takorita Meets Fries

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Switch, PS5, XSX, PS4, iPhone / iPad, Android, Xbox One
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#43
Games like Omen Exitio: Plague

Omen Exitio: Plague

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#44
Games like ICBM

ICBM

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#45
Games like Alt-Frequencies

Alt-Frequencies

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Switch, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#46
Games like Pon Para and the Great Southern Labyrinth

Pon Para and the Great Southern Labyrinth

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#47
Games like Wordle

Wordle

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#48
Games like Zombie Exodus: Safe Haven

Zombie Exodus: Safe Haven

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#49
Games like Samurai of Hyuga

Samurai of Hyuga

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#50
Games like A Midsummer Night's Choice

A Midsummer Night's Choice

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#51
Games like Trap for Winners

Trap for Winners

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#52
Games like Weyrwood

Weyrwood

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#53
Games like Orwell: Keeping an Eye On You

Orwell: Keeping an Eye On You

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#54
Games like Tennis Manager 2023

Tennis Manager 2023

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#55
Games like Runt of the Litter

Runt of the Litter

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#56
Games like The War for the West

The War for the West

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Android, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#57
Games like 7th Sea: A Pirate's Pact

7th Sea: A Pirate's Pact

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#58
Games like Unmemory

Unmemory

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#59
Games like Lost Words: Beyond the Page

Lost Words: Beyond the Page

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One, XSX, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#60
Games like BatMUD

BatMUD

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 1990
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#61
Games like The Aether: Life as a God

The Aether: Life as a God

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#62
Games like The Vampire Regent

The Vampire Regent

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#63
Games like Football Manager 2011

Football Manager 2011

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#64
Games like The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, PC, Switch, XSX, Mac
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#65
Games like Worldwide Soccer Manager 2007

Worldwide Soccer Manager 2007

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Mac
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#66
Games like Wayhaven Chronicles: Book Three

Wayhaven Chronicles: Book Three

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#67
Games like Baseball Mogul 2017

Baseball Mogul 2017

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#68
Games like Exile of the Gods

Exile of the Gods

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#69
Games like Emily is Away <3

Emily is Away <3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#70
Games like A Player's Heart

A Player's Heart

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#71
Games like Football Manager

Football Manager

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#72
Games like Football Manager 2013

Football Manager 2013

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 8/10

#73
Games like A dark room

A dark room

  • License: Free
  • Platforms: Browser, iPhone / iPad, Switch, Android, PC, Mac
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 8/10

#74
Games like Orwell

Orwell

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 1975
  • Rating: 8/10

#75
Games like Football Manager 2015

Football Manager 2015

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8/10

#76
Games like Football Manager 2012

Football Manager 2012

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8/10

#77
Games like Worldwide Soccer Manager 2009

Worldwide Soccer Manager 2009

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8/10

#78
Games like Football Manager Live

Football Manager Live

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 8/10

#79
Games like The New York Times Crosswords

The New York Times Crosswords

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: DS
  • Release: 2007
  • Rating: 8/10

#80
Games like Paranormasight: The Seven Mysteries of Honjo

Paranormasight: The Seven Mysteries of Honjo

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Switch, PC, Android
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 8/10

#81
Games like Welcome to Moreytown

Welcome to Moreytown

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8/10

#82
Games like Franchise Hockey Manager 8

Franchise Hockey Manager 8

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8/10

#83
Games like Sorcery Is for Saps

Sorcery Is for Saps

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8/10

#84
Games like Samurai of Hyuga Book 4

Samurai of Hyuga Book 4

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8/10

#85
Games like Chronicon Apocalyptica

Chronicon Apocalyptica

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8/10

#86
Games like The Mysteries of Baroque

The Mysteries of Baroque

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8/10

#87
Games like Sorry, James

Sorry, James

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 7.9/10

#88
Games like Heroes of Myth

Heroes of Myth

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#89
Games like Franchise Hockey Manager 6

Franchise Hockey Manager 6

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#90
Games like Cannonfire Concerto

Cannonfire Concerto

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#91
Games like Your Future Self

Your Future Self

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#92
Games like Relics of the Lost Age

Relics of the Lost Age

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Android
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#93
Games like Football Manager 2018

Football Manager 2018

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#94
Games like Suzerain

Suzerain

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Switch, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 7.8/10

#95
Games like Marisa's Marvelous Magic Shop

Marisa's Marvelous Magic Shop

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 7.7/10

#96
Games like Evertree Inn

Evertree Inn

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 7.7/10

#97
Games like Worldwide Soccer Manager 2005

Worldwide Soccer Manager 2005

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#98
Games like Championship Manager 2007

Championship Manager 2007

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Console
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#99
Games like Soccer Manager 2020

Soccer Manager 2020

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#100
Games like Tube Tycoon

Tube Tycoon

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 7.6/10