While you can fill your park with only premade rides, buildings and shops, you can also decorate those uniform blocks with hundreds of customisable shapes and objects and then share the finished structure on the Steam Workshop.
As with any game that lends players that much creative control, Planet Coaster has some of the most bizarre and impressive creations around.
Which, of course, means there's usually plenty of easy meat for PC players to pick off.
If War Thunder's skies offer an opportunity for a quick joyride and a bit of sightseeing, ground combat in its tanks offers the exact opposite - its steel beasts move at such a glacial pace that you're constantly on high alert, scanning for enemies in the scrubland.
The lure of Football Manager has always been the paradoxical feeling that you have a lack of control over how your team performs, yet simultaneously you know that all the tools are at your fingertips.
It's this that makes us love and hate it like no other.
There are few, if any, games out there which cause the emotional highs and lows of SI Games' perennial series, and even fewer which have engendered such dedication in the player base.
We're all familiar with the ended marriages, but feature films and installations and even real, physical books have been written about the cult of FM. Match engine tweaks have helped smooth over certain bugs (crossing is no longer so overpowered, for instance) while graphical and optimization improvements make things look and run that much smoother.
At this point, all FSX's best planes and environment maps come from third parties, which means to get the most out of it you'll need to invest a fair few hours gathering of high-res textures before you fly.
Perhaps the best thing about this air-and-ground combat sim is that it's very easy to just plunge into it, get a decent idea of its systems and start having fun right away.
At least that's how you'll feel after going on a bad run in FM 2017, when your promotion bid is faltering or you've exited three competitions in two weeks or the chairman has just invited you into his office for a 'serious chat'.
But even the rage that Football Manager can elicit is proof of its quality.
Enter Flight Sim World, a sleek, polished, and incredibly realistic PC flight sim from Dovetail Games that comes chock-full of tools, aircraft, and systems for would-be pilots to tinker with.