50 Games Like Minecraft

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Minecraft took the planet by storm and reinvented the sandbox gameplay with its procedurally generated world. Whether you are on an adventure or building in creative mod possibilities are endless. Here are our selection of the best sandbox games like Minecraft. You will find crafting and building based games, exploration and survival adventure games and free games like Minecraft.
This suggestion collection includes games for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), Win Mobile, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS, Linux and 3DS. 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 LEGO Worlds released the 5 September 2017 and ranked #2, The Escapists 2 released the 22 August 2017 and ranked #4, Crafting Dead released the 18 August 2017 and ranked #7.

Logo of the video game Minecraft

Minecraft offers procedurally generated world to explore. After you survived your first night, build and craft your shelter. Explore the different biomes and fight your way in one of the best sandbox ever created. Even after playing Minecraft vanilla, you can enjoy a lot of free mods that will add new items, recipes to craft or even new dimensions. Go play with ofther players on free Minecraft servers and bring this building game to the next level.

2# LEGO Worlds - 2017

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Drop in prefabricated structures to build and customize any world to your liking. Explore using helicopters, dragons, motorbikes or even gorillas and unlock treasures that enhance your gameplay. Watch your creations come to life through characters and creatures that interact with you and each other in unexpected ways.

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Price: $25-$40

3# Radiation Island - 2016

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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.

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Price < $5

4# The Escapists 2 - 2017

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Your prison escape antics will take you from the frosty Fort Tundra, to a train hurtling through the desert, and even to the final frontier! Steal forks from the cafeteria to chip a tunnel in your room, and craft a poster from magazines and duct tape to hide the evidence. Youll have to block and tie together chains of attacks whilst strafing around your locked on targets to gain the upper hand in combat.

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Price: $15-$25

6# Portal Knights - 2016

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Leave the familiar world behind and step into the fantastic unknown with Portal Knights, a cooperative 3D sandbox action-RPG! Level up your character and craft powerful gear to defeat your enemies in real-time tactical combat. Work together on the same island to build structures, explore dungeons, and overcome the toughest perils.

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Price: $15-$25

8# Junk Jack - 2016

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Discover and explore exotic planets full of hand crafted content, gather hundreds of treasures, cook foods, brew potions, collect and breed animal companions, build electronic contraptions, farm exotic plants, collect fish, grow flowers, fight monsters, build your humble shelter or the universe of your dreams. - intuitive controls: swipe to move and tap to interact with everything - liquids to enhance or impede your explorations: avoid dangerous lava or go for a swim in a surface lake!

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Price < $5

10# Terraria - 2013

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Terraria takes a different approach to a formula proven by Minecraft in perspective, combat, immersive-storytelling and most importantly moments of discovery. In Terraria, every world is unique -- from the floating islands in the sky to the deepest level of The Underworld. - MULTIPLAYER - Local WiFi games support up to 4 players cross-platform on any mobile device!

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Price < $5

11# Voodoo - 2017

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Early Access

Voodoo is a multiplayer open-world survival game set amidst the fantasy wildlife of primal Africa. Champion the call of your tribe by hunting, gathering and crafting resources, building your village, and battling for territory and domination at the dawn of civilization.

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Price: $5-$15

13# Kenshi - 2013

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Early Access

A free-roaming squad based RPG. Focusing on open-ended sandbox gameplay features rather than a linear story. Be a trader, a thief, a rebel, a warlord, an adventurer, a farmer, a slave, or just food for the cannibals. Research new equipment and craft new gear.

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Price: $15-$25

14# Crashlands - 2016

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As you grow in power, you can venture to new regions of the world, meet strange characters, discover new stories, and encounter new and interesting enemies. with Huge Problems - Four sentient races, three continents, an epic bid for the future of the planet, and you - trapped in the middle, trying to deliver your freakin' packages.

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Price < $5

15# KINGDOMS - 2015

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Early Access

KINGDOMS is a procedural medieval RPG in a randomly generated open world. The main feature of KINGDOMS is a smart AI system that completely controls NPC behavior. As the player, you can fully interact with this massive world and become any person you want to be.

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Price: $5-$15

16# Starbound - 2016

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Starbound is an extraterrestrial sandbox adventure game! You’ve fled your home, only to find yourself lost in space with a damaged ship. Your only option is to beam down to the planet below and gather the resources you need to repair your ship and set off to explore the vast, infinite...

Starbound similarities with Minecraft

adventure90%farming80%sandbox80%crafting60%

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Price: $15-$25

17# Minecraft for - 2011

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Fight Ghasts and make friends with Pigmen - Cross platform play for up to five players between Pocket Edition and Windows 10 - Redstone! - Spooky witches and their huts, complete with cauldrons filled with random potions and the ability to dye armor - Ocelots! - Slash commands to let you tweak how the game plays - you can give items away, summon mobs, change the time of day, and more.

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Price: $25-$40

18# Dragon Quest Builders - 2016

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Rise as a legendary builder in a tale of epic proportions and explore a vast sandbox world to gather materials, craft items, and build everything imaginable. Build for fun. Build for adventure. Build to save the world!

Dragon Quest Builders similarities with Minecraft

crafting100%sandbox80%survival80%inventory management60%

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19# One Last Day - 2015

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Screenshot of the video game One Last Day
Screenshot of the video game One Last Day
Screenshot of the video game One Last Day

Early Access

[Alpha] Explore, hunt, be hunted, kill, destroy, build... Fight in a colorful, devastated world that everyone is trying to take for themselves. Do it yours, but remember your main goal at the start of the day; try to survive one last day.

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Price: $5-$15

20# Subterrain - 2017

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In Subterrain, you fill the shoes of Dr. West, the apparent lone survivor of MPO, an underground city on Mars. West has been working on a cure for Alzheimer's disease in a race to save his wife, Jennifer, from dementia. His efforts are cut short; a lab accident leads to an accusation of murder and a prompt prison sentence.

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Price: $15-$25

22# Lantern Forge - 2014

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Lantern Forge is a sandbox survival game with building, crafting, and RPG elements. Mine and forage for resources to build a home, plant crops, and craft weapons and armor. Then venture out to explore the wilderness, find hidden dungeons and temples, fight unique monsters, and collect the treasures they guard.

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Price: $5-$15

24# Crea - 2016

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Progress with every slain monster, learn over 80 skills through talents, craft hundreds of items, and explore vast procedurally-generated worlds in this ever-expanding sandbox RPG!

Crea similarities with Minecraft

adventure100%survival100%sandbox80%crafting80%

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Price: $15-$25