50 Best Perma-death games

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The best 50 Perma-death games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS, Linux and Oculus Rift. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are Necken released the 13 April 2021 and ranked #12, No Parachute released the 5 April 2021 and ranked #18, Fruit Row released the 31 March 2021 and ranked #30.

1# Star Traders: Frontiers - 2017

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Choose your path by assembling and commanding your custom crew and spaceship in a constantly evolving galaxy torn by internal strife, political intrigue, and alien threats. Will you fly as a pirate terrorizing shipping lanes, join the solar wars as a military captain, or track targets across the stars as a fearsome bounty hunter?.

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2# Die for Valhalla! - 2018

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In the land of Vikings a monstrous portal has opened. The Great Old One is plotting to take over the world. Chaos spreads far and wide... and the party's just getting started! Novice Valkyries along with their new mysterious friend set out to save the world. What could possibly go wrong?

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4# From Orbit - 2019

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From Orbit is a quick and light single player Action RTS. Guide your stranded crew home as they land on alien planets, scout out the area, build defenses, harvest valuable resources, and launch back into orbit before being overwhelmed by hostile aliens.

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5# Hunt: Showdown - 2019

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Hunt: Showdown is a competitive first-person PvP bounty hunting game with heavy PvE elements, from the makers of Crysis. Set in the darkest corners of the world, it packs the thrill of survival games into a match-based format.

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6# Gold Dust - 2020

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Gold Dust - is a hardcore adventure in the spirit of games of nineties. Everything looks like in shooters of nineties except one thing – you will fight with evil using swords!

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7# Phoenix Point: Year One Edition - 2020

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The highly anticipated new strategy game from the creator of X-COM. Fight tactical battles on procedural maps against a foe that adapts to your tactics. Manage diplomacy and economy on a global scale. Research, explore, overcome. Includes all previously released DLC.

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8# Urban Survival - 2020

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Urban Survival is an open world Survival game, in a city setting. Survive the harsh elements of life on the streets. Find supplies for crafting make-shift weapons and shelters. Learn to cook using what you've got. Build a base of operations, grow your gang, and become a nomad king.

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9# Martha - 2021

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In pursuit of your missing colleague your car breaks down. You enter the only house for miles to use the phone. What follows next can only be described as an intense, action-driven fight for survival. What horrors lay within the house? Only one thing is certain: you need to get out.

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10# BUNKER - 2021

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A game in the genre of horror that will immerse you in the story of a prisoner who had a chance to try to get out of the bunker in which strange things happen. In the game you will have to solve small puzzles, learn the history of the game while reading diaries and of course hide.

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12# Necken - 2021

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Explore, collect resources and craft your way through the roguelite forest. Battle mystical creatures from Swedish folk lore, and reach Necken, the creature known for drowning everyone who meets him.

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15# Don't Give Up - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Don't Give Up
Screenshot of the video game Don't Give Up

Early Access

How would you react when facing a near-death experience? Despair? Perseverance? ... Maybe sorrow? Face your inner demons while trying to gather resources and keep your body alive in this run survival game as hard as life itself.

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18# No Parachute - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game No Parachute
Screenshot of the video game No Parachute

No Parachute is a fast-paced arcade game with a pixel art style, in which you will dodge various obstacles in free fall. Try to find out what is on the other side of the tunnel, and save your arms and legs along the way!

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19# ETERNAL BLOOD - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game ETERNAL BLOOD

Early Access

ETERNAL BLOOD is a fast-paced shooter that places you in an arena to face legions of demons. Armed with dark magic and a fluid movement system, fight to become a God of Destruction.

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23# Into The Haze - 2021

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Screenshot of the video game Into The Haze

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Into the Haze is a single-player survival game set at the beginning of the apocalypse. You wake up on the rooftop on the 40th floor of the abandoned tower. The whole city is cover with poisonous gas. Gather resources, craft, build, and fight zombies. Survive until help arrives.

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24# Pilot's Misadventures - 2021

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Pilot's Misadventures is a casual runner helicopter control simulator with simple controls and addictive gameplay! Avoid the dangers and refuel the helicopter on time - and all adversity will be surmountable!

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25# Pole of Cold - 2020

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Screenshot of the video game Pole of Cold
Screenshot of the video game Pole of Cold

Pole of Cold is a sci-fi survival horror game set at a research station somewhere in Antarctica. Explore it and find a way to escape death.

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