50 Games Like Project Zomboid

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50 Games like Project Zomboid daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 33000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes survival open-world sandbox games for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, 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 The Wild Eight released the 8 February 2017

Logo of the video game Project Zomboid

Early Access

Project Zomboid is the ultimate in zombie survival. Alone or in MP: you loot, build, craft, fight, farm and fish in a struggle to survive. A hardcore RPG skillset, a vast map, a massively customisable sandbox and a cute tutorial raccoon await the unwary. So how will you die?

1# The Last of Us - 2014

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Screenshot of the video game The Last of Us
Screenshot of the video game The Last of Us
Screenshot of the video game The Last of Us

Ready for a real challenge? Grounded Difficulty ups the aggressiveness of the enemy AI throughout the story to deliver a mode custom-made for the hardest of the hardcore. Along with this brutal single-player challenge, new multiplayer add-ons await, including eight survival perks (sold separately or in bundles) four new weapons (sold separately or in a bundle) and four new maps in the Reclaimed Territories Map Pack.
The Last of Us is a stealth survival survival-horror game in a post-apocalyptic world.

One of the best of its genrefan of games like Project Zomboid will find a lot to like in The Last of Us, because they shares a lot of features: post-apocalyptic, survival, survival-horror, zombies, crafting and zombie.
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2# The Final Station - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game The Final Station
Screenshot of the video game The Final Station
Screenshot of the video game The Final Station

Travel by train through a dying world. Look after your passengers, keep your train operational, and make sure you can always reach the next station. Make your way through swarms of infected at each station. Explore mysterious and abandoned stations looking for supplies and survivors.
The Final Station is a survival game in a post-apocalyptic world.

If you have been playing quite some time to Project Zomboid you will find a lot to like in The Final Station, because they have a lot of features in common: survival, zombies, post-apocalyptic, crafting, survival-horror and zombie. This game was released in 2016.
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3# Survivalist - 2015

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75
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Screenshot of the video game Survivalist
Screenshot of the video game Survivalist
Screenshot of the video game Survivalist

It's one year after the collapse of civilization and self-centered hedge fund manager Joe Wheeler emerges from his specially constructed bunker in search of food. This is a huge open-world RPG where you have the freedom to play how you want - but your choices have consequences.
Survivalist is a survival open-world RPG game.

As with other games like Project Zomboid, Survivalist is all about survival and shares with it these features: survival, zombies, open-world, sandbox, zombie, post-apocalyptic and simulation.
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4# The Long Dark - 2014

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91
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Screenshot of the video game The Long Dark
Screenshot of the video game The Long Dark
Screenshot of the video game The Long Dark

Early Access

The Long Dark is a thoughtful, exploration-survival experience that challenges solo players to think for themselves as they explore an expansive frozen wilderness in the aftermath of a geomagnetic disaster. There are no zombies -- only you, the cold, and all the threats Mother Nature can muster. Welcome to the Quiet Apocalypse.
The Long Dark is a survival sandbox simulation game.

One of the best release of its year, is that Project Zomboid?, with all the game mechanics it shares with The Long Dark ( survival, sandbox, simulation, zombies, open-world, development and crafting ) you could think it is.
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5# How to Survive 2 - 2017

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68
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Screenshot of the video game How to Survive 2
Screenshot of the video game How to Survive 2
Screenshot of the video game How to Survive 2

Dead or Alive? Make up your mind, stranger. We don’t like that undead business here in Louisiana… Survive solo or with friends as you look to fulfill your basic needs of food, water and shelter, crafting your own tools and weapons while you secure your camp and face flesh hungry zombies.
How to Survive 2 is a survival game.

At first glance, you might actually mistake How to Survive 2 for Project Zomboid (besides the graphics) because it shares a lot of its features: zombies, survival, zombie, crafting, open-world, survival-horror and isometric. How to Survive 2 is a fresh release of 2017.
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6# Empyrion - Galactic Survival - 2015

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91
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Screenshot of the video game Empyrion - Galactic Survival
Screenshot of the video game Empyrion - Galactic Survival
Screenshot of the video game Empyrion - Galactic Survival

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.

Empyrion - Galactic Survival is a game like Project Zomboid, but with a twist: a space theme. Empyrion - Galactic Survival otherwise is like Project Zomboid on these features: survival, sandbox, open-world, crafting and simulation.
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7# The Abandoned - 2015

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72
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It’s the first game of Abandoned series. Classical point and click game. You try to find your twin-brother who dissapeared in the huge and mysterious place called Abandoned.
The Abandoned is a survival game.

The Abandoned adapts the same core mechanics of survival zombies as Project Zomboid and shares with it these features: survival, zombies, crafting, zombie, realistic, survival-horror, farming and sandbox.
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8# State of Decay - 2013

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78
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Screenshot of the video game State of Decay
Screenshot of the video game State of Decay
Screenshot of the video game State of Decay

Delivered in beautifully remastered 1080p, along with improved lighting, textures, animations, and combat mechanics, State of Decay: Year-One pulls you even deeper into the post-outbreak world. Explore an open world full of dangers and opportunities that respond to your every decision. Perform daring raids for food and ammunition, and do whatever it takes to live another day.
State of Decay is a survival open-world simulation game.

As a Project Zomboid fan, you'll definitely enjoy State of Decay's gameplay qualities common to the zombies zombie genre.
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9# Dead State - 2014

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74
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Screenshot of the video game Dead State
Screenshot of the video game Dead State
Screenshot of the video game Dead State

Dead State is a narrative-driven survival RPG set at the dawn of the undead apocalypse. Drawing inspiration from classic RPGs like Fallout, X-Com, and Suikoden, Dead State combines strategic, turn-based combat with base building mechanics, character creation, and social management.
Dead State is a survival turn-based RPG game.

Dead State is a game like Project Zomboid, but with a twist: a turn-based gameplay. Dead State otherwise is like Project Zomboid on these features: zombie, zombies, survival, zombie-infested and isometric.
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10# Don't Starve Together - 2016

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89
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Screenshot of the video game Don't Starve Together
Screenshot of the video game Don't Starve Together
Screenshot of the video game Don't Starve Together

Don't Starve Together is the standalone multiplayer expansion of the uncompromising survival game Don't Starve.
Don't Starve Together is a survival game.

As a Project Zomboid fan, you'll definitely enjoy Don't Starve Together's gameplay qualities common to the survival crafting genre. Don't Starve Together is a recent addition to the popular survival medieval genre.
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11# Subsistence - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game Subsistence
Screenshot of the video game Subsistence
Screenshot of the video game Subsistence

Early Access

Subsistence is a sandbox, first person, open-world survival game (currently only singleplayer, with multiplayer in development). Struggle to build a base and gear-up in the hostile environment. Defend yourself from wildlife and AI hunters (who also build bases in the world).
Subsistence is a survival open-world sandbox game.

As a Project Zomboid fan, you'll definitely enjoy Subsistence's gameplay qualities common to the survival sandbox genre. Subsistence is a recent addition to the popular survival sandbox genre.
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12# Life is Feudal: Your Own - 2015

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69
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Screenshot of the video game Life is Feudal: Your Own
Screenshot of the video game Life is Feudal: Your Own
Screenshot of the video game Life is Feudal: Your Own

Hardcore and realistic; LiF is a Medieval multiplayer sandbox RPG, with free terraforming, a rich crafting system and preset and modular building construction. With engaging survival aspects, no target physics-based combat and a unique formation system - along with numerous other features - LiF is not for the faint of heart!
Life is Feudal: Your Own is a Massive Multiplayer Online (MMO) survival sandbox game.

As a Project Zomboid fan, you'll definitely enjoy Life is Feudal: Your Own's gameplay qualities common to the survival sandbox genre.
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13# Digger Online - 2015

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Screenshot of the video game Digger Online
Screenshot of the video game Digger Online
Screenshot of the video game Digger Online

Sanbox multiplayer building game with additional game mods
Digger Online is a open-world game with an emphasis on the story.

Fan of games like Project Zomboid will find a lot to like in Digger Online, because they shares a lot of features: open-world, sandbox, survival, zombies, realistic, simulation and crafting.
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14# Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead - 2015

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Screenshot of the video game Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead
Screenshot of the video game Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead
Screenshot of the video game Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead

Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead is a post-apocalyptic zombie survival roguelike game with procedural world generation. Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead is heavily focused on crafting with many basic necessities such as clothing and food being craftable from raw items that are found lying around.
Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead is a rogue-like game in a post-apocalyptic world.

If you have been playing quite some time to Project Zomboid you will find a lot to like in Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead, because they have a lot of features in common: crafting, post-apocalyptic, zombies, survival, zombie, simulation and open-world.
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15# Frozen State - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game Frozen State
Screenshot of the video game Frozen State
Screenshot of the video game Frozen State

Frozen State is a brutal, survival game set in a world embraced by the man-made ice age meant to protect mankind from pestilent hybrids. Bitter cold and numbing fear are the constant companions in the journey through the retro-futuristic Frozen State world.
Frozen State is a top-down view survival horror survival-horror game.

Frozen State is a game like Project Zomboid, but with a twist: an horror theme. Frozen State otherwise is like Project Zomboid on these features: survival, crafting, survival-horror, zombies, open-world and isometric. Frozen State is a recent addition to the popular survival horror genre.
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16# Dark Days - 2016

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74
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Screenshot of the video game Dark Days
Screenshot of the video game Dark Days
Screenshot of the video game Dark Days

In Dark Days you need to escape the infected island of Colbrook, try to save as many survivors as you can and secure safe houses. Protect your surroundings, search and scavenge locations and ultimately don’t get killed. A 3D top down zombie survival / shooter with a compelling story and character development.
Dark Days is a survival-horror rogue-like book game.

Dark Days is like Project Zomboid mixed with a rogue-like procedural generation of the adventure. It also shares these gameplay mechanics: survival-horror, crafting, zombies, survival and zombie. This game was released in 2016.
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17# Novus Inceptio - 2015

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Screenshot of the video game Novus Inceptio
Screenshot of the video game Novus Inceptio
Screenshot of the video game Novus Inceptio

Early Access

Warning: Game is in early access! Welcome to the mysterious world of Novus Inceptio where new gaming experience of exploring, building and surviving awaits. Explore the true sandbox survival world and take part in the development of the full game.
Novus Inceptio is a Massive Multiplayer Online (MMO) survival sandbox game.

Is that Project Zomboid?, with all the game mechanics it shares with Novus Inceptio ( survival, sandbox, simulation, open-world, crafting and post-apocalyptic ) you could think it is.
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18# 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.

As a Project Zomboid fan, you'll definitely enjoy CrossWorlds: Escape's gameplay qualities common to the survival open-world genre. CrossWorlds: Escape is a recent addition to the popular survival open-world genre.
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19# Project Explore - 2015

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82
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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 Project Zomboid fan, you'll definitely enjoy Project Explore's gameplay qualities common to the survival simulation genre.
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20# DayZ - 2013

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75
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Screenshot of the video game DayZ
Screenshot of the video game DayZ
Screenshot of the video game DayZ

Early Access

WARNING: THIS GAME IS EARLY ACCESS ALPHA. PLEASE DO NOT PURCHASE IT UNLESS YOU WANT TO ACTIVELY SUPPORT DEVELOPMENT OF THE GAME AND ARE PREPARED TO HANDLE WITH SERIOUS ISSUES AND POSSIBLE INTERRUPTIONS OF GAME FUNCTIONING.
DayZ is a Massive Multiplayer Online (MMO) first-person survival open-world game.

As with other games like Project Zomboid, DayZ is all about survival and shares with it these features: survival, zombies, open-world, post-apocalyptic, survival-horror and sandbox.
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21# Nomad - 2015

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72
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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 Project Zomboid are alike, but with a space theme and is free (free to play / freemium). Nomad is like Project Zomboid on these features: survival, zombies, zombie, open-world and crafting.
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22# Reign Of Kings - 2015

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69
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Screenshot of the video game Reign Of Kings
Screenshot of the video game Reign Of Kings
Screenshot of the video game Reign Of Kings

Struggle to survive in a harsh medieval world. Hunt wildlife, mine resources, build structures, and craft weapons and armor in order to protect yourself. You may form a guild, bring war to all opposition, and try to seize the throne and become king!
Reign Of Kings is a survival game.

If you have been playing quite some time to Project Zomboid you will find a lot to like in Reign Of Kings, because they have a lot of features in common: survival, crafting, open-world, sandbox, farming and realistic.
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23# Solar System Conflict - 2015

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Screenshot of the video game Solar System Conflict
Screenshot of the video game Solar System Conflict
Screenshot of the video game Solar System Conflict

Early Access

Solar System Conflict is a multiplayer space-survival game in which a colony of humans is stranded in a recently discovered solar system, in search of a way back to Earth.
Solar System Conflict is a survival sandbox strategy simulation game.

As a Project Zomboid fan, you'll definitely enjoy Solar System Conflict's gameplay qualities common to the survival simulation genre.
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24# Hide & Hold Out - H2o - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game Hide & Hold Out - H2o
Screenshot of the video game Hide & Hold Out - H2o
Screenshot of the video game Hide & Hold Out - H2o

Early Access

Hide & Hold Out is a multiplayer survival game taking place in a devastated water world. Gather, build, team up with your friends and establish the foundations of your future floating empire utilizing the heavy guns of your battle ships!
Hide & Hold Out - H2o is a Massive Multiplayer Online (MMO) survival open-world simulation game.

Hide & Hold Out - H2o is like Project Zomboid mixed with a persistent world ( MMO ). It also shares these gameplay elements: survival, crafting, open-world, simulation and sandbox. This game was released in 2016.
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25# Force of Nature - 2016

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Screenshot of the video game Force of Nature
Screenshot of the video game Force of Nature
Screenshot of the video game Force of Nature

Force of Nature is a Sandbox game that combines Action, Adventure, RPG, Strategy and Management genres
Force of Nature is a survival sandbox RPG game.

If you have been playing quite some time to Project Zomboid you will find a lot to like in Force of Nature, because they have a lot of features in common: crafting, survival, sandbox, simulation and open-world. This game was released in 2016.
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