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 Keplerth released the 23 April 2018 and ranked #28, Deep Rock Galactic released the 27 February 2018 and ranked #42, Subnautica released the 23 January 2018 and ranked #1.

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

3# Phoning Home - 2017

Review76Score

Phoning Home is an open-world exploration game with survival elements set on a strange, alien planet. Follow the story of two robots – ION and ANI – and their life-defining journey.

Phoning Home similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%resource90%crafting90%exploration90%sci-fi30%

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Price: $15-$25

4# Out There - 2015

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

resource90%survival80%aliens70%exploration70%sci-fi70%

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Price < $5

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.

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Price: $15-$25

6# 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

7# Dig or Die - 2015

Review79Score

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

survival100%crafting90%sandbox40%sci-fi40%inventory management30%

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Price: $5-$15

8# Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation - 2016

Review94Score

Early Access

Rebuild society and survive The Apocalypse when demons overwhelm the planet. A colony simulation game with tactical combat missions; Survive by crafting equipment, defending your base, and sending teams to scavenge for supplies.

Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%crafting90%sandbox90%management80%

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Price: $15-$25

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

sci-fi100%resource90%aliens90%trading60%

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Price < $5

10# Niffelheim - 2016

Review82Score

Early Access

Niffelheim is a 2D action exploration game in a Nordic fantasy setting, with a huge hand-drawn world. Battle monsters, build castles, explore dungeons and conquer enemy lands. Triumph against the ancient forces that rule over this harsh world.

Niffelheim similarities with No Man's Sky

exploration100%sandbox100%crafting90%survival80%

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Price: $15-$25

11# Windscape - 2016

Review93Score

Early Access

In Windscape you play as a young girl living on your parents’ farm, set in a lovely world made up of floating islands in the sky. As you discover the world you learn that something has gone terribly wrong - islands are breaking apart and falling from the sky!

Windscape similarities with No Man's Sky

exploration100%resource80%crafting70%sandbox50%

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Price > $40

12# Planet Nomads - 2017

Review71Score

Early Access

A sci-fi sandbox game of constructing your own planetary fate. Become a scientist astronaut determined to beat the odds and build great things. The particle-manipulating multitool and enviro-protec suit are your best friends on this journey.

Planet Nomads similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%crafting50%exploration50%sandbox40%sci-fi40%

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Price: $25-$40

13# Don't Starve: Pocket Edition - 2015

Review86Score

Dont Starve: Pocket Edition, brings the hit PC game enjoyed by over 6 million players to Android. Wilson must learn to exploit his environment and its inhabitants if he ever hopes to escape and find his way back home.

Don't Starve: Pocket Edition similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%crafting60%sandbox50%discovery30%exploration20%inventory management20%

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Price: $5-$15

14# ARK: Survival Evolved - 2017

Review71Score

Early Access

Use your cunning to kill or tame the primeval creatures roaming the land, and encounter other players to survive, dominate... and escape! Bring rare items to special Summon locations to awaken the ARKs mythical creatures, who arrive ready for battle. Level-Up your survivor by gaining experience through in-game actions to learn new crafting Engrams, or find higher level item Blueprints in the most dangerous parts of the ARK.

ARK: Survival Evolved similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%sandbox100%crafting90%resource50%inventory management30%

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Price > $40

15# 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%survival70%management50%sci-fi30%

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Price: $25-$40

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

Review79Score

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

sci-fi80%management70%exploration70%survival60%

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Price: $15-$25

17# 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%sci-fi80%aliens70%exploration60%survival40%

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Price > $40

18# ARK: Survival Evolved Explorer's Edition - 2017

Review78Score

Combining the base game with 3 massive Expansion Packs, ARK: Survival Evolved Explorer's Edition is a ultimate way to get even more dinosaur action! The Explorer's Edition gives you access to the mega hit ARK: Survival Evolved as well as the Scorched Earth (available now), Aberration (available now), and Extinction (coming in 2018) Expansion Packs, adding nearly 900 hours of gameplay!

ARK: Survival Evolved Explorer's Edition similarities with No Man's Sky

crafting90%management70%survival60%inventory management60%

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Price > $40

19# 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%exploration80%

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Price > $40

20# The Solus Project - 2016

Review71Score

- Plants grow and rot, weather changes from scorching heat to chilling storms, the wind and humidity are unforgiving... - Craft items, explore vast areas, monitor your health, sleep regularly, and more A true survival experience! - Learn the secrets of a mysterious alien civilization that might hold the key to humanity's survival!

The Solus Project similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%crafting60%exploration60%sci-fi30%inventory management20%

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Price: $15-$25

21# 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

pirates100%sci-fi100%trading80%exploration60%

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Price < $5

22# StarForge - 2014

Review77Score

StarForge is a sci fi survival sandbox. Hunt to eat, dig for resources, craft many items, build a fort, and fight enemies in order to survive! Do this alone, or with other players, in a fully infinite procedural world.

StarForge similarities with No Man's Sky

crafting100%aliens80%survival60%sandbox40%sci-fi30%

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Price: $25-$40

23# Bermuda - Lost Survival - 2016

Review79Score
Screenshot of the video game Bermuda - Lost Survival
Screenshot of the video game Bermuda - Lost Survival
Screenshot of the video game Bermuda - Lost Survival

Early Access

Survivors, Adventurers, Explorers! Prepare for the journey of your life and experience one of the world’s most mysterious regions! The Bermuda Triangle is notorious for the vanishing of countless ships and airplanes. Will you survive long enough to reveal its secret?

Bermuda - Lost Survival similarities with No Man's Sky

survival100%crafting80%resource50%exploration30%

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Price: $15-$25

24# Starbound - 2016

Review86Score

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 No Man's Sky

crafting100%aliens50%exploration50%sandbox40%survival30%

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Price: $15-$25

25# Last Horizon - 2015

Review80Score

A minimal space exploration and survival game. Pilot the last vessel of a fallen civilization into the vast unknown, in search of a new world to call home.

Last Horizon similarities with No Man's Sky

management90%exploration90%survival80%aliens70%

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Price < $5