11 best simulator games on Roblox to play in 2024

11 best simulator games on Roblox to play in 2024
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Written by 

Tarran Stockton

Last updated 

10th May 2024 11:17

There are so many different simulators to check out in Roblox, so if you're unsure of which ones are the best in 2024, you'll find all of the top ones right here.

Roblox acts like a platform for developers to make their own video games, and with such a massive player base, you can find a range of different experiences even across similar genres. Simulator games, like Tycoon games, are a huge part of that - and there are a fair few you'll definitely want to dive into in 2024.

Best Roblox simulator games

Animal Simulator

Image of a lion standing by a rock face
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Image via ragnar9878

  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: September 2020
  • Key features:
    • Collect coins to unlock new animals
    • Roleplaying
    • Fight animals

If you want to just spend some time vibing as an animal, then Animal Simulator may be one game for you.

It's very simple in premise, where you select an animal to play as and get going in an RPG where you can defeat enemies beneath you within the food chain and gain XP to level up.

Arm Wrestle Simulator

Arm Wrestle Simulator hub
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  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: April 2023
  • Key features:
    • Use equipment to exercise
    • Take part in arm wrestling competitions
    • Travel to new gyms to progress

Arm Wrestle Simulator lets you developer biceps like Popeye so you can take on various other players in arm wrestling competitions. The core loop involves exercising in gyms to build your strength and take on tougher opposition, with new gyms opening along way for you to continue developing. 

Like any good Roblox title, it also has pets for you to collect and display, so get training those arms.

Boss Fighting Simulator

Boss Fighting Simulator hub
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  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: October 2019
  • Key features:
    • Slay bosses
    • Upgrade loot
    • PvP

Boss Fighting Simulator says what it does on the tin, giving you a world to explore where you can fight numerous bosses back to back. As you slay new bosses you'll earn coins and rank up further, letting you use new weapons and upgrade them to be stronger and have additional effects.

To top it off, you can take the fight to other players with PvP to climb the leaderboards and stake your claim as the best.

Chest Simulator

Chest Simulator hub
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  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: September 2017
  • Key features:
    • Collect pets
    • Break open chests
    • Upgrade loot

If you like the dopamine hit that comes with collecting loot and cracking open an ancient chest for something powerful, then you will love Chest Simulator. The gameplay loop doesn't go much further from here, letting you upgrade your weapon to open better chests and collect different pets to join you.

Clicker Simulator

Image of Clicker Simulator gameplay in Roblox
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Image via Toya_Studio_ClickerSim

  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: September 2021
  • Key features:
    • Collect eggs
    • Hatch pets
    • Trade up for legendary pets

Clicker Simulator is a clicker game, which is essentially a passive genre where you click to gain rewards and invest those into items that click for you, causing you to progressively snowball and gain more. The rewards here are pets, and who doesn't love having dogs or legendary dragons at the same time?

Mining Simulator 2

Image of a character in Mining Simulator 2
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Image via Rumble Studios

  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: May 2022
  • Key features:
    • Mine for rare materials
    • Sell ores
    • Reinvest your money

Mining Simulator 2 is one of the most simulator popular games on Roblox for a reason, and that's because it reminds kids of Minecraft.

It does differ though, as the game is more focused on mining ores and selling them so you can get better equipment and even some pets to join you on your adventures.

Pet Simulator X

Image of pets in pet simulator with a Roblox character
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Image via BIG Game Pets

  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: January 2021
  • Key features:
    • Collect pets
    • Enchant and upgrade gear
    • Trade with others

Pet Simulator X is a pet-collecting game where you gather coins and gems to unlock powerful pets while hatching them from eggs.

You can also explore different biomes which come with their own pets, and as you progress toward new worlds, other mechanics and features are introduced to make the core gameplay loop more exciting.

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Pilot Training Flight Simulator

Image of an Air Canadian plane in Pilot Training Flight Simulator
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Image via Orange12345

  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: January 2010
  • Key features:
    • A huge amount of planes to fly
    • Freeform gameplay

Pilot Training Flight Simulator is - you guessed it - a flight sim that's more oriented toward casual players, meaning you don't need to be an aviation expert or actual pilot to just get off the ground.

There's a wide variety of aircraft you can take to the skies, ranging from the commercial A380 to the SR-71 Blackbird military jet, and with a huge map to explore, you'll never run out of things to do.

Tower Defense Simulator

Image of a menu in Tower Defense Simulator, a game in Roblox
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Image via Paradoxum Games

  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: June 2019
  • Key features:
    • Meta progression
    • Freedom to play your own way
    • Regular events to take part in

Tower Defense Simulator is pretty much what it says on the tin - a tower defence game in the world of Roblox. You can team up or go alone, with the ultimate goal of fighting off increasingly difficult waves of enemies until you are overrun or complete the map.

Its core gameplay is simple but engaging, and there are a lot of progression options due to new towers to deploy and harder levels.

Strongman Simulator

A character using weights in Strongman Simulator in Roblox
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Image via The Gang Stockholm

  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: May 2021
  • Key features:
    • Drag items to gain energy
    • Visit the gym to gain strength
    • Decorate your area

Strongman Simulator is another role-playing Roblox experience where players lift weights to get their pump on and become stronger. The goal is quite straightforward, as you need to get stronger and stronger before breaking through into the next area and doing it all over again.

War Simulator

Image of a character standing in War Simulator
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Image via Calculated Studio

  • Game page: Here
  • Release date: May 2020
  • Key features:
    • Different eras to fight in
    • Lots of modes
    • Varied gameplay

War, war never changes, and War Simulator exemplifies that by letting players take the journey through the entire history of human conflict.

You'll play a single soldier fighting in a war across various time periods, ranging from tribal warfare before the Neolithic Revolution, all the way to futuristic war.

Now that you know which simulators in are best, check out our Roblox and lists homepages for more guides on which Tycoon games or horror games you should be playing on the platform.

Tarran Stockton
About the author
Tarran Stockton
Tarran is a Senior Guides Writer at GGRecon. He previously wrote reviews for his college newspaper before studying Media and Communication at university. His favourite genres include role-playing games, strategy games, and boomer shooters - along with anything indie. You can also find him in the pit at local hardcore shows.
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