Survival Games

Unturned

Unturned is a free-to-play survival game developed by Smartly Dressed Games, a studio consisting solely of Canadian game designer Nelson Sexton. It was released for Microsoft Windows, MacOS, and Linux in July 2017. Unturned allows players to create custom maps using an in-game editor, cosmetics and mods can also be created using the game's engine Unity, and allows them to publish these creations on the Steam Workshop. It was also released for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One...

Conan Exiles

Conan Exiles is a survival video game developed and published by Funcom for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. The game is set in the world of Conan the Barbarian, with the custom playable character being rescued by Conan, beginning their journey. Early access versions of the game were released in early 2017, leaving early access on May 8, 2018. The most basic premise of Conan Exiles is survival in the fictional prehistoric Hyborian Age. Player characters begin...

Don’t Starve Together

Don't Starve is a survival video game developed by the Canadian indie video game developer Klei Entertainment. The game was initially released for Microsoft Windows, OS X, and Linux on April 23, 2013. A PlayStation 4 port, renamed Don't Starve: Giant Edition, became available the following year (with PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 3 versions released on September 2014 and June 2015 respectively, and an Xbox One version released in August 2015). Don't Starve for iOS, renamed Don't Starve:...

DayZ

DayZ is a multiplayer open world survival third-person shooter modification designed by Dean Hall for the 2009 tactical shooter video game ARMA 2 and its 2010 expansion pack, ARMA 2: Operation Arrowhead. The mod places the player in the fictional post-Soviet state of Chernarus, where a mysterious plague has infected most of the population, turning people into violent zombies. As a survivor with limited resources, the player must scavenge the world for supplies such as food, water, weapons...

SCUM

Scum is an upcoming multiplayer online survival game, developed by Croatian studio Gamepires, available under the Steam Early Access program. The game is described as a "prison riot survival game" and will feature an open world. It entered Steam's early access program on 29 August 2018, with a full release scheduled for sometime in 2021. The game uses Unreal Engine 4. The gameplay takes place in Croatia where up to 100 players per server will attempt to survive and...

Valheim

Valheim is an upcoming survival and sandbox video game by the Swedish developer Iron Gate Studio. Published by Coffee Stain Studios, it was released in early access on 2 February 2021 for Windows and Linux on Steam. The game was developed by a five-person team, building on development work which Richard Svensson had undertaken as a side project in his spare time. As fallen Vikings, players must craft tools, build shelters and fight enemies to survive. The game uses...