50 Games Like No Man's Sky

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50 Games like No Man's Sky daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes survival games in a science fiction world for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), Win Mobile, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, 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.

The latest addition in this selection are Memories of Mars released the 4 June 2018 and ranked #18, It Lurks Below released the 25 April 2018 and ranked #11, Frostpunk released the 23 April 2018 and ranked #30.

Logo of the video game No Man's Sky

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

1# Subnautica - 2018

Review88Score

Descend into the depths of an alien underwater world filled with wonder and peril. Craft equipment, pilot submarines and out-smart wildlife to explore lush coral reefs, volcanoes, cave systems, and more - all while trying to survive.

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Price: $25-$40

2# Dig or Die - 2015

Review88Score

Early Access

Crash land on an hostile planet where you'll have to build the strongest defenses if you wish to live to escape from it. But be warned... this planet is merciless. Build strong, and smart; else physics may flood or destroy your only hopes of survival.

Dig or Die similarities with No Man's Sky

crafting100%survival90%sandbox40%sci-fi40%inventory management30%

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Price: $5-$15

4# Keplerth - 2018

Review87Score

Early Access

You woke up and found yourself lying in a hibernation pod. You have no food, no clothes, no nothing. You can gather resources, craft useful items, build your own home, tame wild animals, fight strange creatures to survive in this dangerous world.

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Price: $5-$15

5# Factorio - 2016

Review96Score

Early Access

Factorio is a game about building and creating automated factories to produce items of increasing complexity, within an infinite 2D world. Use your imagination to design your factory, combine simple elements into ingenious structures, and finally protect it from the creatures who don't really like you.

Factorio similarities with No Man's Sky

crafting80%aliens80%management60%survival50%sandbox40%

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Price: $15-$25

6# RimWorld - 2016

Review96Score

Early Access

A sci-fi colony sim driven by an intelligent AI storyteller. Inspired by Dwarf Fortress and Firefly. Generates stories by simulating psychology, ecology, gunplay, melee combat, climate, biomes, diplomacy, interpersonal relationships, art, medicine, trade, and more.

RimWorld similarities with No Man's Sky

sandbox100%survival80%management60%crafting30%sci-fi30%

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Price: $25-$40

7# Crashlands - 2016

Review86Score

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

8# Out There - 2014

Review83Score

In Out There, you will have to survive, tinkering your ship with what you can gather drifting in the void, and spot garden planets to refill your oxygen supply. A dark adventure in deep space Compatible with touch devices or mouse and keyboard Explore a freshly procedurally-generated galaxy every time 350+ unique text adventures with multiple choices Epic main storyline leading to 4 different endings 10 spaceships with different specs to discover Crafting system with 20+ alien technologies built from 15 materials Engage with alien life forms and learn their language No combat! its you against the environment Eerie score by award-winning composer Siddhartha Barnhoorn (Antichamber, The Stanley Parable) featuring vocals by Lara Ausensi (Forest Kingdom II, Shevannai - The Voice of Elves) Fantastic pulp comics graphics High replay value

Out There similarities with No Man's Sky

resource100%sci-fi80%survival70%exploration70%aliens70%

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Price < $5

9# Star Control: The Ur-Quan Masters - 2017

Review96Score

Explore a vast universe with pulse-pounding action, side-splitting humor, and hair-raising plot twists in these 2 classic space adventure games. The Ur-Quan Masters includes Star Control 1 and 2.

Star Control: The Ur-Quan Masters similarities with No Man's Sky

aliens100%sci-fi100%resource90%trading70%

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Price < $5

11# It Lurks Below - 2018

Review87Score

Early Access

It Lurks Below is an action-oriented, survival RPG in a randomly generated world. Fight through the massive underground dungeon, customize your character with random items and find out what evil lurks below.

It Lurks Below similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%sandbox70%crafting60%inventory management30%

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Price: $15-$25

12# The Long Journey Home - 2017

Review67Score

The Long Journey Home combines the endless freedom of space with a new open questing system that always leaves you in command. Deliver the stranded Glukkt to his homeworld as he asks, or to your new slaver friends? Attempt to make allies with everyone, or pin your hopes on the tougher races, and hope they never turn on you? Jump by jump, make hard decisions and live with the consequences, in a universe that is never the same twice.

The Long Journey Home similarities with No Man's Sky

resource100%aliens80%sci-fi80%exploration60%survival50%

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Price > $40

14# The Solus Project - 2016

Review72Score

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 similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%crafting60%exploration60%sci-fi40%inventory management20%

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Price: $15-$25

15# Mass Effect: Andromeda - 2017

Review75Score

A new adventure awaits in the Mass Effect universe. With stunning visuals and a new galaxy to discover, BioWare delivers the next generation of space exploration. Commander Shepard's story may be over, but there are many more stories to tell in the Mass Effect universe. Mass Effect Andromeda will be set in a new galaxy, with new characters, new quests and a whole load of new consequence-laden decisions to make. Mass Effect: Andromeda takes you to the Andromeda galaxy, far beyond the Milky Way. There, you'll lead our fight for a new home in hostile territory - where WE are the aliens. Play as the Pathfinder - a leader of a squad of military-trained explorers - with deep progression and customisation systems. This is the story of humanity’s next chapter, and your choices throughout the game will ultimately determine our survival in the Andromeda Galaxy. As you unfold the mysteries of the Andromeda Galaxy and the hope for humanity lies on your shoulders – You must ask yourself… How far will you go? Key Features: Return to the Mass Effect universe. Lead the first humans in Andromeda on a desperate search for our new home. In this new chapter of Mass Effect, meet and recruit all-new, interesting characters caught up in an epic space saga filled with mystery and galactic conflict. Fight for survival. Battle with your Pathfinder team against terrifying enemies and creatures. New additions like destructible environments, boosted jumps for added verticality, and all-new weapons and Biotics make combat more thrilling than ever. Build your hero. Create a formidable hero with amazing weapons, powers and tech. A much more flexible skill and weapon progression tree means you can replicate your play style to make you unstoppable against new, powerful alien enemies. Explore a new galaxy. Chart your own course in a dangerous new region. Unravel the mysteries of the Andromeda galaxy as you discover rich, alien worlds in the search for humanity’s new home.

Mass Effect: Andromeda similarities with No Man's Sky

crafting90%sci-fi90%aliens80%exploration70%

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Price > $40

16# Rising World - 2014

Review86Score

Early Access

Rising World is a voxel based open-world sandbox game, featuring a procedurally generated world, playable in single and multi-player.

Rising World similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%crafting80%management50%sandbox40%

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Price: $15-$25

17# Rebel Galaxy - 2015

Review77Score

Rebel Galaxy is an action-packed, swashbuckling space opera. You’ll battle pirates, explore anomalies, befriend aliens, scavenge battle wreckage, mine asteroids, and discover artifacts. Choose your path as a roguish do-gooder, crafty space-trader or power-hungry privateer - or maybe a little of each! Buy larger and more powerful craft with your hard-earned credits, and outfit them with a variety of wicked weapons and defenses. Set in a galaxy of fantastic sights, and secrets to be found, Rebel Galaxy is above all a space epic of adventure, exploration, and combat.

Rebel Galaxy similarities with No Man's Sky

trading80%pirates80%discovery60%exploration50%sci-fi40%

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Price: $15-$25

19# Voyageur - 2017

Review75Score

Assemble a crew of misfits to travel with you on your one-way trip to sail on seas of liquid methane, descend into the clouds of heavy-atmosphere worlds, and unveil the secrets of the alien life that created the Device. Voyageur's world is full of diverse cultures and societies, inspired by contemporary science fiction authors such as Iain Banks, NK Jemisin, Ann Leckie, and Cixin Liu.

Voyageur similarities with No Man's Sky

sci-fi100%pirates90%trading80%exploration60%

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Price < $5

20# Alchemist's Awakening - 2016

Review75Score

Early Access

Alchemist's Awakening combines an open-world fantasy experience with a multiplayer survival/creative gameplay. Use elements as attacks, recombine them into building blocks, and give life to any shape you built: then watch your truly unique creatures stand for you.

Alchemist's Awakening similarities with No Man's Sky

crafting80%survival60%sandbox40%exploration30%inventory management30%

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Price: $15-$25

21# Into the Stars - 2016

Review59Score

Take the role of Captain in this Space Survival Simulation as you explore a massive star system in search of a new home for humanity. Outfit your ship, hand pick your crew and set off on a journey through an open-world where you must scavenge resources, shelter civilians and outrun a hostile alien force.

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Price: $15-$25

22# Minecraft: Wii U Edition - 2016

Review76Score

The pack includes: 40 new Super Mario‐themed skins including Mario, Luigi and Princess Peach, as well as troublemakers like Bowser, Wario and all seven Koopalings Super Mario World itself! Super Mario‐style textures, numerous Mario‐themed puzzles, dozens of character skins and music from Super Mario 64 to enjoy *To experience split-screen functionality a high-definition television is required.

Minecraft: Wii U Edition similarities with No Man's Sky

inventory management100%crafting90%sandbox70%survival50%resource50%

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23# Holy Potatoes! Were in Space?! - 2017

Review78Score

In Holy Potatoes! We're in Space?!, explore a veggie-filled universe with Cassie and Fay on their journey to rescue their grandfather, Jiji! Defeat your enemies in strategic turn-based combat, manage your very own spaceship, and explore dozens of procedurally generated planets, stars and galaxies!

Holy Potatoes! Were in Space?! similarities with No Man's Sky

exploration70%survival60%management60%sci-fi60%

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Price: $15-$25

24# StarsOne - 2016

Review73Score

Early Access

You’ll see an unexplored world full of dangers, mysteries and adventures. You will explore randomly generated planets, develop industry, conduct trade, plant colonies, explore outer space.

StarsOne similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%aliens80%crafting60%sandbox50%exploration30%

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Price: $5-$15

25# Elite Dangerous: Horizons - 2016

Review71Score

The game is the first in the series to attempt to feature massively multiplayer gameplay, with players' actions affecting the narrative story of the game's persistent universe, while also retaining single player options. Elite: Dangerous is the fourth game in the Elite video game series. Orbital station near a habitable planet; this image shows one of the many planets and solar system space stations, where the player can dock for ship upgrades, missions or trading; the image shows the player spaceship approaching the space station and starting communication to get docking permissions The game is the first in the series to feature online multiplayer, with players having access to a massively multiplayer persistent world, as well as an online-only single player mode.

Elite Dangerous: Horizons similarities with No Man's Sky

crafting90%exploration80%sandbox70%trading60%

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Price > $40