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 33000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes survival games in a science fiction world for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, 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 is Elite: Dangerous released the 27 June 2017

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# Elite: Dangerous - 2017

Review
80
Score

Take control of your own starship in a cutthroat galaxy. Elite Dangerous brings gaming’s original open world adventure into the modern generation with a connected galaxy, evolving narrative and the entirety of the Milky Way re-created at its full galactic proportions.
Elite: Dangerous is a Massive Multiplayer Online (MMO) simulation game in space.

Elite: Dangerous adapts the same core mechanics of trading pirates as No Man's Sky and shares with it these features: trading, pirates, space, exploration and science fiction. Elite: Dangerous is a fresh release of 2017.
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2# Crashlands - 2016

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86
Score

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.
Crashlands is a survival open-world RPG game.

Crashlands stands strong amongst other best crafting games like No Man's Sky and shares with it these features: crafting, survival, inventory, exploration, management and resource. This game was released in 2016.
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3# The Long Journey Home - 2017

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67
Score

Explore an endlessly shifting universe. Forge alliances with powerful alien races. Harness your crew’s skills, from research to archaeology to space combat. Do whatever it takes to get Home.
The Long Journey Home is a rogue-like game in a science fiction world.

The main difference between The Long Journey Home and No Man's Sky is that is has a rogue-like procedural generation of the adventure. It is otherwise similar to No Man's Sky on these features: science fiction, resource, aliens, space, exploration and survival. The Long Journey Home has just been released this year.
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4# The Solus Project - 2016

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77
Score

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.

As with other games like No Man's Sky, The Solus Project is all about survival and shares with it these features: survival, exploration, science fiction, crafting and inventory. The Solus Project is a recent addition to the popular survival exploration genre.
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5# Last Horizon - 2015

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78
Score

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 is a survival game in space.

As a No Man's Sky fan, you'll definitely enjoy Last Horizon's gameplay qualities common to the exploration space genre.
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6# Into the Stars - 2016

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61
Score

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.
Into the Stars is a survival simulation game in space.

Fan of games like No Man's Sky will find a lot to like in Into the Stars, because they shares a lot of features: space, survival, resource, exploration, trading, science fiction and management. This game was released in 2016.
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7# 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.

Critically acclaimed, fan of games like No Man's Sky will find a lot to like in Empyrion - Galactic Survival, because they shares a lot of features: survival, space, crafting and exploration.
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8# Elite Dangerous: Horizons - 2016

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74
Score

Scanning airless planets and moons brings new gameplay as players detect signals, crashed ships, mineral deposits, outposts and fortresses. Alone or with friends players will explore, mine and engage hostile forces as they attempt to infiltrate strongholds guarding valuable rewards. Players will explore new worlds, coasting over mountaintops, diving into canyons, landing on the surface and rolling out onto the surface in your SRV, all without loading times or breaks in gameplay.Elite Dangerous: Horizons will continue to introduce new features and gameplay as the season continues into 2016, enriching the Elite Dangerous experience with new activities and new ways to play.
Elite Dangerous: Horizons is a first-person simulation game in space.

Fan of games like No Man's Sky will find a lot to like in Elite Dangerous: Horizons, because they shares a lot of features: trading, space, exploration and crafting. This game was released in 2016.
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9# Endless Sky - 2015

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93
Score

Endless Sky is a 2D space trading and combat game inspired by the classic Escape Velocity series. Work your way up from a relatively wimpy shuttle, cargo ship, or fighter, to a highly upgraded and customized flagship or to a massive fleet of warships or freighters.
Endless Sky is a free to play. Endless Sky is a game in space in a science fiction world.

Critically acclaimed, fan of games like No Man's Sky will find a lot to like in Endless Sky, in addition to being free, because they shares a lot of features: space, trading, science fiction, pirates and management.
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10# Don't Starve: Pocket Edition - 2015

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86
Score

Dont Starve: Pocket Edition, brings the hit PC game enjoyed by over 6 million players to Android. Play as Wilson, an intrepid Gentleman Scientist who has been trapped and transported to a mysterious wilderness world.
Don't Starve: Pocket Edition is a survival game.

Fan of games like No Man's Sky will find a lot to like in Don't Starve: Pocket Edition, because they shares a lot of features: survival, crafting, inventory and exploration.
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11# The Flame in the Flood - 2016

Review
75
Score

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.

The Flame in the Flood is like No Man's Sky mixed with a rogue-like procedural generation of the adventure. It also shares these gameplay elements: survival, crafting, inventory, management and resource. This game was released in 2016.
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12# ROKH - 2017

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ND
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Screenshot of the video game ROKH
Screenshot of the video game ROKH
Screenshot of the video game ROKH

Early Access

Be a Martian! ROKH is a multiplayer survival sandbox game set on Mars, rooted in scientific and realistic anticipation. With deep crafting & building systems, enjoy the Red Planet as your sandbox!
ROKH is a Massive Multiplayer Online (MMO) survival game in space.

As a No Man's Sky fan, you'll definitely enjoy ROKH's gameplay qualities common to the survival crafting genre. ROKH has just been released this year.
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13# Sheltered - 2016

Review
69
Score

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.

Sheltered adapts the same core mechanics of survival management as No Man's Sky and shares with it these features: survival, management, crafting, inventory and trading. This game was released in 2016.
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14# Mass Effect: Andromeda - 2017

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69
Score

There, players will lead our fight for a new home in hostile territory - where WE are the aliens - opposed by a deadly indigenous race bent at stopping us. This is the story of humanitys next chapter, and player choices throughout the game will ultimately determine our survival in the Andromeda Galaxy. 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).
Mass Effect: Andromeda is a squad-based RPG game in a science fiction world.

If you have been playing quite some time to No Man's Sky you will find a lot to like in Mass Effect: Andromeda, because they have a lot of features in common: science fiction, aliens, exploration and crafting. Mass Effect: Andromeda is a fresh release of 2017.
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15# Minecraft: Wii U Edition - 2016

Review
76
Score

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 is a survival game that can be played with controllers.

If you have been playing quite some time to No Man's Sky you will find a lot to like in Minecraft: Wii U Edition, because they have a lot of features in common: inventory, crafting, survival and resource. Minecraft: Wii U Edition is a recent addition to the popular inventory crafting genre.
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16# ASTRONEER - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game ASTRONEER
Screenshot of the video game ASTRONEER
Screenshot of the video game ASTRONEER

Early Access

A game of aerospace industry and interplanetary exploration.
ASTRONEER is a survival open-world sandbox game in space.

Is that No Man's Sky?, with all the game mechanics it shares with ASTRONEER ( space, survival, exploration, science fiction, crafting and trading ) you could think it is. ASTRONEER is a recent addition to the popular space survival genre.
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17# Osiris: New Dawn - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game Osiris: New Dawn
Screenshot of the video game Osiris: New Dawn
Screenshot of the video game Osiris: New Dawn

Early Access

After crash-landing on an distant planet, build a colony with your friends, battle others and explore the system prospecting for immeasurable riches. Discover and fight indigenous alien creatures or search for lost human expeditions as you survive the far reaches of space.
Osiris: New Dawn is a survival sandbox game in space.

Fan of games like No Man's Sky will find a lot to like in Osiris: New Dawn, because they shares a lot of features: survival, space, crafting and science fiction. Osiris: New Dawn is a recent addition to the popular survival massive genre.
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18# Strange Adventures in Infinite Space - 2015

Review
80
Score

Sea of Stars is a starship roguelike, a sandbox adventure game of interstellar exploration and combat. Travel from star to star, upgrade your ship with new systems and weapons, build up your flotilla with allies and mercenaries, and take on a variety of alien menaces.
Strange Adventures in Infinite Space is a top-down view rogue-like game.

Strange Adventures in Infinite Space is similar to No Man's Sky on these features: exploration, aliens, pirates and discovery, but has a rogue-like procedural generation of the adventure.
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19# Beyond Despair - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game Beyond Despair
Screenshot of the video game Beyond Despair
Screenshot of the video game Beyond Despair

Early Access

Beyond Despair is a multiplayer survival horror game set in a world full of desolation and death. Players can explore, take on missions, and follow the main questline, while beset on all sides by bloodthirsty creatures, unnatural anomalies, and paranormal activity.
Beyond Despair is a survival horror survival-horror adventure game.

If you have been playing quite some time to No Man's Sky you will find a lot to like in Beyond Despair, because they have a lot of features in common: survival, trading, crafting, science fiction and inventory. Beyond Despair is a fresh release of 2017.
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20# Junk Jack - 2016

Review
83
Score

Make the world truly yours in Junk Jack, a relaxing sandbox experience focused on building and improving your home. Discover new planets, tame and breed creatures, cook foods, collect animal companions, farm exotic plants, collect fish, grow flowers, play with your friends!
Junk Jack is a 2D sandbox game.

Fan of games like No Man's Sky will find a lot to like in Junk Jack, because they shares a lot of features: crafting, exploration, inventory and survival. Junk Jack is a recent addition to the popular sandbox crafting genre.
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21# Sky Break - 2015

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Screenshot of the video game Sky Break
Screenshot of the video game Sky Break
Screenshot of the video game Sky Break

Sky Break is an open-world game on a stormy abandoned planet filled with wild mechas. Learn to master this world and to hack the mechas if you want a chance to survive.
Sky Break is a survival open-world game in a science fiction world.

Sky Break is similar to No Man's Sky on these features: survival, science fiction, crafting and exploration, but has an open world.
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22# Smugglers 5: Secession - 2014

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Screenshot of the video game Smugglers 5: Secession
Screenshot of the video game Smugglers 5: Secession
Screenshot of the video game Smugglers 5: Secession

Smugglers 5: Invasion is a standalone expansion for the turn-based science-fiction space trading game, Smugglers 5. It starts where the original game ended. After years of civil war, the Federation finally emerged victorious, crushing all rebellion. Then came the Jalkath, an invading alien race looking much like the tigers of Old Earth.
Smugglers 5: Secession is a turn-based game in space.

The main difference between Smugglers 5: Secession and No Man's Sky is that is has a turn-based gameplay. It is otherwise similar to No Man's Sky on these gameplay elements: trading, space, pirates, exploration, science fiction and resource.
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23# Nomad - 2015

Review
72
Score

Early Access

Try and survive in the world of Nomad. Build a base and protect it from raiding players. Scavenge food, weapons and medical supplies around towns. Team up with other friendly players and make a base. Make your mark on the world of Nomad.
Nomad is a free to play. Nomad is a survival game in space.

Nomad and No Man's Sky are alike, but with zombies and is free (free to play / freemium). Nomad is like No Man's Sky on these features: survival, space, trading, crafting and exploration.
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24# CrossWorlds: Escape - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game CrossWorlds: Escape
Screenshot of the video game CrossWorlds: Escape
Screenshot of the video game CrossWorlds: Escape

Early Access

CrossWorlds: Escape is a hardcore game in which you will have to deploy all your skills to survive in a huge open world that is susceptible to changes in weather, seasons and various natural phenomena.
CrossWorlds: Escape is a survival open-world sandbox simulation game.

The main difference between CrossWorlds: Escape and No Man's Sky is that is has an open world. It is otherwise similar to No Man's Sky on these features: crafting, survival, exploration and inventory. CrossWorlds: Escape is a recent addition to the popular crafting survival genre.
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25# Project Explore - 2015

Review
82
Score
Screenshot of the video game Project Explore
Screenshot of the video game Project Explore
Screenshot of the video game Project Explore

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.

As a No Man's Sky fan, you'll definitely enjoy Project Explore's gameplay qualities common to the survival resource genre.
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