50 Best Survival games

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The best Survival games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 33000 video games across all platforms for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, PC Windows, Mac OS and Linux. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

1# Subterrain - 2016

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92
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Uncompromising Sci-Fi survival on Mars! Manage the entire colony single-handed! Craft, Research, Explore and Fight against evolving mutants. Vast open world and randomly generated levels to explore! Can you survive long enough to escape the horror?
Subterrain is a top-down view survival survival-horror game.

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2# The Last of Us - 2014

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95
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Ready for a real challenge? Grounded Difficulty ups the aggressiveness of the enemy AI throughout the story to deliver a mode custom-made for the hardest of the hardcore. Along with this brutal single-player challenge, new multiplayer add-ons await, including eight survival perks (sold separately or in bundles) four new weapons (sold separately or in a bundle) and four new maps in the Reclaimed Territories Map Pack.
The Last of Us is a stealth survival survival-horror game in a post-apocalyptic world.

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3# Empyrion - Galactic Survival - 2015

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91
Score

Early Access

Empyrion - Galactic Survival is a 3D open world, space survival adventure in which you can fly across space and land on planets. Build, explore, fight and survive in a hostile galaxy full of hidden dangers.
Empyrion - Galactic Survival is a survival open-world sandbox game in space.

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4# The Long Dark - 2014

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91
Score

Early Access

The Long Dark is a thoughtful, exploration-survival experience that challenges solo players to think for themselves as they explore an expansive frozen wilderness in the aftermath of a geomagnetic disaster. There are no zombies -- only you, the cold, and all the threats Mother Nature can muster. Welcome to the Quiet Apocalypse.
The Long Dark is a survival sandbox simulation game.

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5# Don't Starve Together - 2016

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89
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Don't Starve Together is the standalone multiplayer expansion of the uncompromising survival game Don't Starve.
Don't Starve Together is a survival game.

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6# This War of Mine - 2015

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84
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In This War Of Mine you do not play as an elite soldier, rather a group of civilians trying to survive in a besieged city; struggling with lack of food, medicine and constant danger from snipers and hostile scavengers. The game provides an experience of war seen from an entirely new angle.
This War of Mine is a stealth survival game.

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7# No Man's Sky - 2016

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71
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No Man's Sky is a game about exploration and survival in an infinite procedurally generated universe.
No Man's Sky is a survival game in a science fiction world.

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8# Rise of the Tomb Raider - 2015

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86
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Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration includes the base game and Season Pass featuring all-new content. Explore Croft Manor in the new “Blood Ties” story, then defend it against a zombie invasion in “Lara’s Nightmare”.
Rise of the Tomb Raider is a stealth puzzle adventure game.

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9# NEO Scavenger - 2014

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85
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NEO Scavenger is a game where you must survive in the wasteland long enough to figure out who you are. Each turn, you must decide where to go, how to scavenge for supplies, and how to deal with anything and anyone you encounter.
NEO Scavenger is a survival rogue-like turn-based RPG game in a post-apocalyptic world.

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10# The Flame in the Flood - 2016

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75
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A rogue-lite river journey through the backwaters of a forgotten post-societal America. Forage, craft, evade predators.
The Flame in the Flood is a survival rogue-like game.

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11# 60 Seconds! - 2015

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83
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60 Seconds! is a dark comedy atomic adventure of scavenge and survival. Collect supplies and rescue your family before the nuke hits. Stay alive in your fallout shelter. Make difficult decisions, ration food and hunt mutant cockroaches. And maybe survive. Or not.
60 Seconds! is a survival game in a post-apocalyptic world.

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12# EDEN STAR - 2015

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79
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Early Access

Eden Star is a fast paced Sci-Fi survival game that blends unique physics based combat, destructible environments and free-form construction with the exploration of a hostile alien world.
EDEN STAR is a first-person survival game.

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13# The Solus Project - 2016

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77
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The Solus Project is a single player exploration adventure with survival elements. The adventure is set on a mysterious planet and is the spiritual successor to The Ball - 2010 PC Gamer Action/Adventure Game Of The Year...
The Solus Project is a survival game in a science fiction world.

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14# Unturned - 2014

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86
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Early Access

You become a survivor in the zombie infested ruins of society, and team up with your friends to remain among the living.
Unturned is a free to play. Unturned is a survival game.

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15# How to Survive 2 - 2016

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79
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Dead or Alive? Make up your mind, stranger. We don’t like that undead business here in Louisiana… Survive solo or with friends as you look to fulfill your basic needs of food, water and shelter, crafting your own tools and weapons while you secure your camp and face flesh hungry zombies.
How to Survive 2 is a survival survival-horror game.

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16# Near Death - 2016

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79
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Stranded at an abandoned Antarctic research base with no hope of rescue, you must battle a deadly blizzard in a desperate fight to find your way home.
Near Death is a first-person survival adventure game.

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17# Echo of the Wilds - 2014

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82
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Echo of the Wilds is a puzzly narrativy adventure, featuring randomised wilderness survival. Explore and survive this mysterious tale of wilds. Gather resources to build gear and sustain yourself, learning new skills, lore and the intertwining interactions between the various areas, seasons, and weather.
Echo of the Wilds is a survival game.

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18# Bear Winter - 2015

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82
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"Were calling it: this might just be the first sleeper hit of 2015" - GamezeboI travel, alone, deep into the wilderness to find her. I find fires to stay warm.
Bear Winter is a survival puzzle game.

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19# Project Explore - 2015

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82
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Early Access

Project Explore is a new survival game. You will have to deal with tough situations, starting with starvation and rapidly increasing insanity. There will be lots of new upcoming features and changes.
Project Explore is a casual 2D survival simulation game.

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20# The Final Station - 2016

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74
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Travel by train through a dying world. Look after your passengers, keep your train operational, and make sure you can always reach the next station. Make your way through swarms of infected at each station. Explore mysterious and abandoned stations looking for supplies and survivors.
The Final Station is a survival game in a post-apocalyptic world.

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21# Deadweight - 2016

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87
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Play as one of many clones condemned to fight each other in perpetuity for the amusement of the robot lord, King Mechanicus.
Deadweight is a survival strategy game.

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22# Street Fighter V - 2016

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76
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The legendary fighting franchise returns with STREET FIGHTER® V! Stunning visuals depict the next generation of World Warriors in unprecedented detail, while exciting and accessible battle mechanics deliver endless fighting fun that both beginners and veterans can enjoy.
Street Fighter V is a fighting game.

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23# Radiation Island - 2016

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79
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Investigate abandoned villages and old military compounds where zombies guard vital tools, weapons and clues to the secrets of this world. Find hidden treasures, equipment and fire arms to prevail in a world full of perils: radiation, anomalies, harsh weather and enraged zombies.
Radiation Island is a survival open-world adventure game.

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24# 60 Seconds! Atomic Adventure - 2016

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80
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As Ted, a responsible citizen and a family man, you are faced with a slight disturbance to your happy, suburban lifestyle. With only 60 seconds left to impact, guide Ted in a mad, intense and action packed dash through his house in search of his family and useful supplies. Dont just grab arbitrary items, plan your survival and follow helpful tips from emergency broadcasts!
60 Seconds! Atomic Adventure is a survival simulation game in a post-apocalyptic world.

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25# Alien: Isolation - 2014

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81
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Discover the true meaning of fear in Alien: Isolation, a survival horror set in an atmosphere of constant dread and mortal danger.
Alien: Isolation is a stealth survival horror survival-horror game in a science fiction world.

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26# The Flame in the Flood: Complete Edition - 2017

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77
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The Flame in the Flood: Complete Edition is a wilderness survival game in which a girl and her dog travel on foot and by raft down a procedurally-generated river. Scrounge for resources, craft tools, remedy afflictions, evade the vicious wildlife and, most importantly, stay healthy in a dangerous wilderness. Online features require an account and are subject to terms of service and applicable privacy policy (playstationnetwork.com/terms-of-service & playstationnetwork.com/privacy-policy).
The Flame in the Flood: Complete Edition is a survival game in a post-apocalyptic world.

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27# Lifeline: Whiteout - 2016

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79
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Alone in a frozen wasteland with no memory of how he got there, a lost adventurers only hope is his last line of communication to YOU! Play on the go with real-time notifications sent to your device or check in with V. Adams throughout your day waiting for the bus, eating lunch, before bed!
Lifeline: Whiteout is a interactive survival real-time adventure game where choices matter.

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28# Life is Feudal: Your Own - 2015

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69
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Hardcore and realistic; LiF is a Medieval multiplayer sandbox RPG, with free terraforming, a rich crafting system and preset and modular building construction. With engaging survival aspects, no target physics-based combat and a unique formation system - along with numerous other features - LiF is not for the faint of heart!
Life is Feudal: Your Own is a Massive Multiplayer Online (MMO) survival sandbox game.

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29# KatataK - 2014

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80
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Battle an endless horde of interstellar kitties in survival mode to unlock new weapons and playable characters. Key Features: 11 Playable Characters Intense Boss Battles Survival Leaderboards Super Cool Guns No In-App Purchases Challenging Achievements Devastating Power-ups Cats
KatataK is a survival game.

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30# We Happy Few - 2016

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87
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Early Access

From the independent studio that brought you Contrast, We Happy Few is an action/adventure game set in a drug-fuelled, retrofuturistic city in an alternative 1960s England. Hide, fight and conform your way out of this delusional, Joy-obsessed world.
We Happy Few is a survival horror survival-horror game.

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31# Dead In Bermuda - 2015

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73
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DEAD IN BERMUDA is a survival management game with RPG and adventure elements. Lead a team of 8 survivors from a plane crash. Assign them to tasks, gain experience, develop your survival skills, research and craft new items, explore the island and solve its mysteries.
Dead In Bermuda is a survival management game.

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32# Duskers - 2016

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85
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Pilot drones into derelict spaceships to find the means to survive and piece together how the universe became a giant graveyard.
Duskers is a survival rogue-like strategy game in a science fiction world.

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33# Dead State: Reanimated - 2014

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85
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Dead State is a narrative-driven survival RPG set at the dawn of the undead apocalypse. Drawing inspiration from classic RPGs like Fallout, X-Com, and Suikoden, Dead State combines strategic, turn-based combat with base building mechanics, character creation, and social management.
Dead State: Reanimated is a survival turn-based RPG game.

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34# Suicide Squad: Special Ops - 2016

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83
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In this official Suicide Squad film game, you have been selected to lead a special task force comprised of highly dangerous incarcerated Super Villains. Fight as Harley Quinn with her signature baseball bat, or as Deadshot with his rifle or as Diablo with fire.
Suicide Squad: Special Ops is a survival squad-based baseball game.

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35# Kona - 2016

Review
85
Score

Early Access

Northern Canada, 1970. A strange blizzard ravages Atamipek Lake. Step into the shoes of a detective to explore the eerie village, investigate surreal events, and battle the elements to survive. The first installment in a series of four games, Kona is a chilly interactive tale you won't soon forget.
Kona is a survival game.

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36# T-Kara Puzzles - 2016

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98
Score

Unique match-4 puzzle game, filled with fun variations and exciting challenges!
T-Kara Puzzles is a casual puzzle game.

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37# Skyhill - 2015

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66
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World War III is over, the world's infested with mutants and your supplies are running out. Fight your way down this damned hotel, from your penthouse on top to the first floor. Craft weapons, search for food and reach the exit. Otherwise you'll be torn apart, starve to death or maybe both...
Skyhill is a survival rogue-like turn-based game.

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38# Shattered Planet RPG - 2014

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77
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An intense survival RPG set on beautiful alien worlds. Features: * A different world every time you play * 100+ items, from swords to cookies to grenades * Dozens of alien monsters to fight or befriend
Shattered Planet RPG is a survival rogue-like turn-based RPG game.

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39# The Collider 2 - 2016

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70
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Destroy the colossal mothership looming over the planet and save your homeworld! With a fleet of high-tech starfighters at your disposal, take on a series of suicidal missions to destroy the alien invader from the inside.
The Collider 2 is a survival racing game.

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40# Killing Floor 2 - 2016

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76
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6-player co-op Zed-slaughtering mayhem. And now, 12-player Versus Survival mode, too - now you can BE the Zeds!
Killing Floor 2 is a survival shooter game.

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41# Deadlight: Director's Cut - 2016

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70
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A zombie outbreak eradicated all hope of returning life back to normal, now only survival lives on. Run, hide and fight your way through the undead as Randall searches for his family in this gorgeous, gritty, destroyed world.
Deadlight: Director's Cut is a side-scrolling survival survival-horror platform game.

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42# Half dead - 2016

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73
Score

Half dead is a multiplayer sci-fi game about a violent TV show. The players' goal is to survive in a network of rooms full of traps.
Half dead is a survival adventure game in a fantasy world.

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43# Sheltered - 2016

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70
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Sheltered is a deep and emotional survival management game. You take on the role of protecting four family members who, after a global apocalypse, have found their way to a deserted shelter.
Sheltered is a survival management game in a post-apocalyptic world.

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44# Tilt to Live: Gauntlet's Revenge - 2014

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82
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Tackle three super-challenging gauntlets in any order you want, using our famously responsive Tilt to Live controls. -- Unlock the final boss gauntlet to throw down with the Dot King himself.
Tilt to Live: Gauntlet's Revenge is a survival game.

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45# The Abandoned - 2015

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72
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It’s the first game of Abandoned series. Classical point and click game. You try to find your twin-brother who dissapeared in the huge and mysterious place called Abandoned.
The Abandoned is a survival game.

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46# On My Own - 2016

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70
Score

Lose yourself in this 2D, randomly generated woodland survival adventure.
On My Own is a survival simulation game.

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47# Out There: Omega Edition - 2015

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79
Score

Out There is an award-winning space exploration game blending roguelike, resource management and interactive fiction.
Out There: Omega Edition is a rogue-like management game in a science fiction world.

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48# Pathologic Classic HD - 2015

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77
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Pathologic Classic HD is the Definitive Edition of the original Cult Classic Psychological First-Person Survival game. In this unforgettable experience, players control one of three unique characters as they try to save a mysterious town from a deadly plague that cannot be stopped.
Pathologic Classic HD is a survival horror game.

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49# March of the Living - 2016

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73
Score

Roguelike-like inspired by FTL and popular zombie fiction. Guide a group of survivors to a rumoured safe haven.
March of the Living is a survival rogue-like game.

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50# It came from space, and ate our brains - 2015

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82
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‘It came from space, and ate our brains’ is an Arcade top down shooter with horde survival gameplay. The brain slurping aliens are only vulnerable to bullets. Using your flashlight, environment and special powers you have a better chance to take care of the unwanted pink guests.
It came from space, and ate our brains is a casual top-down view survival game.

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