Spore is an action-adventure game developed by Maxis and designed by Will Wright. It is the first title in the Spore franchise. It was published and distributed by Electronic Arts.
The game is played from a third-person perspective and its gameplay is very similar to that of The Sims series, a series of city-building games also designed by Wright. Players control their creature by sprinting, swimming, jumping, and interacting with objects, and can explore the world and meet other creatures.
SpaceEngine is a free space simulation program that lets you experience the universe in three dimensions, from planet Earth to the most distant galaxies.
Explore the universe in three dimensions! Fly through the Solar System, beyond the heliosphere, and discover thousands of galaxies!
SpaceEngine includes a huge catalog of stars and galaxies, descriptions of which are provided by the scientific version of the Star List Project. The positions and parameters of the stars and other objects are stored in a relational database, which makes it easy to quickly find interesting objects in the catalog.
Eufloria is one of the games like Spore. It is a real-time strategy game, developed by Omni Systems. It was released on many platforms such as Windows, Mac OS, and Linux.
Eufloria is a real-time strategy game that puts you in control of a space-age botanical space race as you explore and colonize an alien planet. This organic world is in danger and you need to help your race grow and spread. Gather resources, discover new species, and lead your people to prosperity.
Thrive is a game that has been developed by a team of enthusiasts who are passionate about space exploration. In this game, you are in control of an evolving species which is supposed to survive in the harsh conditions of the universe. You will have to control all the aspects of the life of your species, which include food, medicine, environment, and energy. The game is surely going to take you through the journey of evolution.
Endless Space game
Endless Space is a 4X turn-based space strategy game developed by Amplitude Studios and published by Sega (previously published by Atari). A very ambitious game that is very good because it allows you to play in a way that pleases you and it has a great experience of creating your own expansion and colonization.
It is ideal for those who like the strategy that requires thinking, a game for those who like to play in a different way.
Kerbal Space Program
Kerbal Space Program is an indie game developed and published by Squad. This game is released for Microsoft Windows, OSX, and Linux. It is a space flight simulation game and the players will take the control of the space program.
The players will have to create and do the space missions. You can take control of the spaceship and fly around freely. You will get detailed information about space physics.
In KSP, there are many space projects and every project will have different types of space ships and you will have to build them.