Sim Tunnel - Arcade vs Simcade vs Simulation - How we define our sims

Shaun Cole On October 31, 2017
Bookmark and Share

As driving game or simulated motorsport fans we often feel the need to classify different games or sims into different categories.  The usually fall into one of three groups - Arcade , Simcade, and Simulation.  However as fans and defenders of our favorites these categories can also be offensive.

On today's Sim Tunnel we will break down and define these 3 categories and talk about what really makes one sim fall into one of these groups.  We will also talk about the great things that each group has to offer to certain drivers.  And then we will finish off with putting our favorite sims into these categories.

Be part of the Pit Crew and give us your opinion on these aspects of sim racing.

Multistreaming with


Thanks for visiting. Push the facebook button to login or register

Community Activity

Check out what the community is talking about.

Rusty Alford Rusty Alford
“Practice does not make perfect. Perfect practice makes perfect.” 
― Vince Lombardi Jr.

Topic: Top 5 Mental Approach to...View

Andy Rohrer Andy Rohrer
Hey Shaun:

I was hoping to participate in the next race and on Simracing System it says it's at Fuji. Which version of Fuji should I download.


Topic: Setup Shop and Attack The...View

Michael Baley Michael Baley
I am all signed up and ready to race in the Carrera Cup, except for one thing.  How do I obtain Road America?  I do not have it in AC as one of my tracks.  Where is it?

Topic: Simpit Porsche Carrera Cup...View

Shane Robinson Shane Robinson
Great review, you've convinced me to buy one of these for my rigsmile

One question, do you think the mounting brackets could be inverted (and swapped left to right) to mount it from the top?

Topic: SRH Control R Sim Racing...View

Amedeo Magoni Amedeo Magoni
Hello Shaun!!!
VERY SORRY If I contact from here but I don't know other Solution!!!
Can you PLEASE reply me to thread here just under?


Topic: DIY - 80/20 Triple Monitor...View