48 Games Like Prison Architect

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48 Games like Prison Architect daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 33000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes sandbox simulation games for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), PS4 (Playstation 4), 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 is SimpleRockets released the 21 March 2017

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Build and Manage A Maximum Security Prison.

1# Project Highrise - 2016

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Project Highrise is a skyscraper construction and management sim...
Project Highrise is a management game.

If you have been playing quite some time to Prison Architect you will find a lot to like in Project Highrise, because they have a lot of features in common: building, management, simulation, construction, sandbox, strategy and sims. This game was released in 2016.
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2# Mad Games Tycoon - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game Mad Games Tycoon
Screenshot of the video game Mad Games Tycoon
Screenshot of the video game Mad Games Tycoon

Form your own game studio set in the early 1980s in a small garage. Develop your own game ideas, create a team and develop megahit video games. Research new technologies, train your staff and upgrade your office space, going from a lowly garage to a huge building. Expand your business and dominate the world market for video games!
Mad Games Tycoon is a simulation game.

One of the best of its genreas a Prison Architect fan, you'll definitely enjoy Mad Games Tycoon's gameplay qualities common to the simulation management genre. This game was released in 2016.
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3# Parkitect - 2016

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87
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Early Access

Parkitect is a business simulation game that charges you with the construction and management of theme parks!
Parkitect is a simulation game.

Parkitect stands strong amongst other best simulation games like Prison Architect and shares with it these features: simulation, management, building, sandbox and construction. This game was released in 2016.
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4# Valhalla Hills - 2015

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68
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Lead your people. Survive the wilderness. Fight for honor. Reclaim your eternal reward. A brand new strategy game from the developers of Cultures and The Settlers II.
Valhalla Hills is a strategy city-building game.

If you have been playing quite some time to Prison Architect you will find a lot to like in Valhalla Hills, because they have a lot of features in common: strategy, building, resource-management, management, simulation and construction.
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5# RimWorld - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game RimWorld
Screenshot of the video game RimWorld
Screenshot of the video game RimWorld

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 is a survival simulation game.

Fan of games like Prison Architect will find a lot to like in RimWorld, because they shares a lot of features: simulation, building, management, construction, sandbox, strategy and sims. RimWorld is a recent addition to the popular base-building colony genre.
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6# Tropico 5: Complete Collection - 2016

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The Dynasty Members of your extended family live on the island and can be hired as rulers, managers, diplomats, or generals. 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). Published by Kalypso Media USA Inc. All other logos, copyrights and trademarks are property of their respective owners.
Tropico 5: Complete Collection is a city-building simulation game.

As a Prison Architect fan, you'll definitely enjoy Tropico 5: Complete Collection's gameplay qualities common to the simulation management genre. This game was released in 2016.
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7# Seasteader - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game Seasteader
Screenshot of the video game Seasteader
Screenshot of the video game Seasteader

Seasteader is a city building and management strategy game that allows you to develop and rule over your own seastead, a floating community.
Seasteader is a city-building simulation game.

At first glance, you might actually mistake Seasteader for Prison Architect (besides the graphics) because it shares a lot of its features: simulation, resource-management, management, strategy, sandbox, building and construction. Seasteader is a fresh release of 2017.
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8# SimpleRockets - 2017

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I am excited to release my first game on Steam! SimpleRockets was released in 2013 for mobile and I've put a ton of work into it to get it ready for PC and Mac. It was inspired by KSP, and it offers a simpler 2D experience for building rockets and exploring space with realistic orbital mechanics.
SimpleRockets is a sandbox simulation game in space.

As a Prison Architect fan, you'll definitely enjoy SimpleRockets's gameplay qualities common to the sandbox simulation genre. SimpleRockets is a fresh release of 2017.
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9# SimAirport - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game SimAirport
Screenshot of the video game SimAirport
Screenshot of the video game SimAirport

Early Access

A modern tycoon-style sim where you design, build, and manage every aspect of an airport. Build your terminal, hire your staff, choose airlines to work with, customize flight schedules, build out infrastructure, and manage your airport -- from the ground up.
SimAirport is a strategy simulation game.

If you have been playing quite some time to Prison Architect you will find a lot to like in SimAirport, because they have a lot of features in common: simulation, management, strategy, sims, education and building. SimAirport has just been released this year.
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10# Game Corp DX - 2015

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71
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Screenshot of the video game Game Corp DX
Screenshot of the video game Game Corp DX
Screenshot of the video game Game Corp DX

Manage your Game Studio, earn big bucks, impress the critics, beat rival studios and clean up at the awards!
Game Corp DX is a casual simulation game.

Game Corp DX is a game like Prison Architect, but with a twist: a more casual gameplay. Game Corp DX otherwise is like Prison Architect on these features: simulation, management, sims, building and sandbox.
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11# Democracy 3 Africa - 2016

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Democracy 3: Africa is the new standalone 're-imagining' of the hit political strategy game 'Democracy 3'. Set entirely in countries on the continent of Africa, D3:A puts you in charge of these countries and challenges you to stay in power whilst fixing each country's problems, improving the quality of life for your electorate, and...
Democracy 3 Africa is a simulation game.

As a Prison Architect fan, you'll definitely enjoy Democracy 3 Africa's gameplay qualities common to the simulation strategy genre. This game was released in 2016.
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12# Buzz Aldrin's Space Program Manager - 2014

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70
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Screenshot of the video game Buzz Aldrin's Space Program Manager
Screenshot of the video game Buzz Aldrin's Space Program Manager
Screenshot of the video game Buzz Aldrin's Space Program Manager

Space Program Manager (SPM) Road to the Moon is the ultimate game of space exploration. It is the mid 1950s and the race for dominance between the US and the Soviet Union is about to move into a new dimension: space.
Buzz Aldrin's Space Program Manager is a management game in space.

The main difference between Buzz Aldrin's Space Program Manager and Prison Architect is that is has a space theme. It is otherwise similar to Prison Architect on these gameplay elements: management, simulation, strategy, sandbox and resource-management.
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13# 911 Operator - 2017

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Screenshot of the video game 911 Operator
Screenshot of the video game 911 Operator
Screenshot of the video game 911 Operator

Game about the difficult work of people that manage emergency lines and services. Your task is to answer incoming calls and to react properly - give first aid instructions, advise, dispatch correct number of firemen / police / ambulances, or sometimes - just ignore the call. Play on ANY CITY in the world!
911 Operator is a casual sandbox strategy simulation game.

911 Operator is like Prison Architect mixed with a more casual gameplay. It also shares these gameplay elements: simulation, strategy, sandbox, management and narrative. 911 Operator is a fresh release of 2017.
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14# Buildanauts - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game Buildanauts
Screenshot of the video game Buildanauts
Screenshot of the video game Buildanauts

In BUILDANAUTS, you’re the foreman, the city planner, and the mayor of the town of your dreams. Build a town that your townsfolk, the Buildanites, will be proud to call home!
Buildanauts is a top-down view simulation game.

Is that Prison Architect?, with all the game mechanics it shares with Buildanauts ( construction, simulation, top-down view, building, management, sims and sandbox ) you could think it is. This game was released in 2016.
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15# No Pineapple Left Behind - 2016

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64
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Dehumanize kids and make money.
No Pineapple Left Behind is a strategy management game.

If you have been playing quite some time to Prison Architect you will find a lot to like in No Pineapple Left Behind, because they have a lot of features in common: management, simulation, education, strategy and table. This game was released in 2016.
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16# MechoEcho - 2016

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75
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Build and drive robots to solve puzzles as you transform between human and machine. Set in a cyberpunk world, MechoEcho is a block construction game and an accurate physics simulator. In 40 challenging levels plus Sandbox, you create original machines, explore, and run for your life!
MechoEcho is a strategy puzzle simulation game in a science fiction world.

The main difference between MechoEcho and Prison Architect is that is has a more puzzle oriented gameplay. It is otherwise similar to Prison Architect on these features: simulation, strategy, construction and sandbox. MechoEcho is a recent addition to the popular simulation strategy genre.
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17# Transport Fever - 2016

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76
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Transport Fever is railroad focused tycoon game. Players start in 1850 and build up a thriving transport company. As an emerging transport tycoon, the player constructs stations, airports, harbors and makes money by connecting areas requiring transport services. Build up your own Empire!
Transport Fever is a trains simulation game.

As a Prison Architect fan, you'll definitely enjoy Transport Fever's gameplay qualities common to the simulation management genre. This game was released in 2016.
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18# Cricket Captain 2015 - 2015

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72
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Cricket Captain has long been hailed as the best cricket simulation game ever created and the upcoming launch of Cricket Captain 2015 will take the experience to an all-new level.
Cricket Captain 2015 is a squad-based management game in teams.

As with other games like Prison Architect, Cricket Captain 2015 is all about management and shares with it these gameplay elements: management, simulation, sims, building and strategy.
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19# The Kindred - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game The Kindred
Screenshot of the video game The Kindred
Screenshot of the video game The Kindred

Early Access

Welcome to the The Kindred - a creative sandbox game set in a vibrant voxel world. Build, craft and farm your way towards civilization as you help the Kin to survive and thrive.
The Kindred is a simulation game.

As a Prison Architect fan, you'll definitely enjoy The Kindred's gameplay qualities common to the simulation building genre. This game was released in 2016.
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20# BoomTown! Deluxe - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game BoomTown! Deluxe
Screenshot of the video game BoomTown! Deluxe
Screenshot of the video game BoomTown! Deluxe

An explosive combination of mining sim and city builder. Your dream of building your own thriving town starts with few explosive charges and a yellow truck. As you mine the landscape and the money starts to roll in you'll be able to expand your empire, buying buildings, shops and facilities.
BoomTown! Deluxe is a strategy city-building simulation game.

If you have been playing quite some time to Prison Architect you will find a lot to like in BoomTown! Deluxe, because they have a lot of features in common: simulation, management, strategy, resource-management and crime. This game was released in 2016.
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21# Project AURA - 2015

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Screenshot of the video game Project AURA
Screenshot of the video game Project AURA
Screenshot of the video game Project AURA

Early Access

Lead a Colony of Climate Disaster Survivors.
Project AURA is a sandbox city-building game.

At first glance, you might actually mistake Project AURA for Prison Architect (besides the graphics) because it shares a lot of its features: resource-management, sandbox, building, simulation, management and strategy.
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22# Endciv - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game Endciv
Screenshot of the video game Endciv
Screenshot of the video game Endciv

Early Access

Lead a group of people and create a thriving city in the wastelands. Find and build shelter, collect nutrition and resources and master various challenges in a complex environment simulator that directly affects the economy of the game!
Endciv is a strategy city-building simulation game.

Fan of games like Prison Architect will find a lot to like in Endciv, because they shares a lot of features: simulation, resource-management, strategy, construction and management. Endciv is a recent addition to the popular simulation resource-management genre.
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23# TransOcean 2: Rivals - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game TransOcean 2: Rivals
Screenshot of the video game TransOcean 2: Rivals
Screenshot of the video game TransOcean 2: Rivals

In TransOcean 2: Rivals you face a new challenge as the boss of your own shipping line in both single-player and - for the first time - multiplayer mode: The international competition has gotten a lot tougher and the battle for the most lucrative contracts has only just begun.
TransOcean 2: Rivals is a strategy simulation game.

If you have been playing quite some time to Prison Architect you will find a lot to like in TransOcean 2: Rivals, because they have a lot of features in common: simulation, strategy, management and building. This game was released in 2016.
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24# Bowl Bound College Football - 2015

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78
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Screenshot of the video game Bowl Bound College Football
Screenshot of the video game Bowl Bound College Football
Screenshot of the video game Bowl Bound College Football

One of the best college football simulation engines available, Bowl Bound College Football is the simulation game college football fans have been waiting for!
Bowl Bound College Football is a simulation game in teams.

If you have been playing quite some time to Prison Architect you will find a lot to like in Bowl Bound College Football, because they have a lot of features in common: simulation, management, strategy and sims.
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25# Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation
Screenshot of the video game Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation
Screenshot of the video game Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation

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 is a survival simulation game in a post-apocalyptic world.

If you have been playing quite some time to Prison Architect you will find a lot to like in Judgment: Apocalypse Survival Simulation, because they have a lot of features in common: simulation, management, resource-management, strategy and sandbox. This game was released in 2016.
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