50 Games Like Starbound


Crea, Junk Jack, and Edge of Space are our top selection to play today.

The latest addition in this selection are Hotfix released the 13 October 2020 and ranked #12, The Survivalists released the 8 October 2020 and ranked #13, Medieval Dynasty released the 16 September 2020 and ranked #32.

50 Games like Starbound daily generated comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes survival sandbox games in space for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), 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.

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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, repair your ship and set off to explore the universe...

2# Junk Jack - 2013


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!

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3# Edge of Space - 2015


Suit up as an operative of the Ark Corporation, sent to the farthest reaches of the universe in search of habitable planets to terraform. However, after the long space journey you awaken from cryosleep to find that your ship has gone way off course and is disabled near a strange new world.

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6# Niffelheim - 2016


Bones, teeth, fur - use all that you scavenge to craft weapons and armor. But be careful - they are fiercely guarded by mighty giants, deadly spiders and hordes of undead. 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).

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7# Lantern Forge - 2014


Lantern Forge is a sandbox survival game with building, crafting, and RPG elements. Mine and forage for resources to build a home, plant crops, and craft weapons and armor. Then venture out to explore the wilderness, find hidden dungeons and temples, fight unique monsters, and collect the treasures they guard.

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12# Hotfix - 2020


Early Access

Hotfix is a chromosome enriched solo indie game inspired by Minecraft and Enter the Gungeon. Create your own - near infinite - world full of randomly generated structures filled with guns and loot. Explore, build, and gather resources during the day and avoid robotic "dogs" powering up at night.

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13# The Survivalists - 2020


Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/local/lib/python3.7/dist-packages/sumy/nlp/tokenizers.py", line 81, in _get_sentence_tokenizer return nltk.data.load(path) File "/usr/local/lib/python3.7/dist-packages/nltk/data.py", line 752, in load opened_resource = _open(resource_url) File "/usr/local/lib/python3.7/dist-packages/nltk/data.py", line 877, in _open return find(path_, path + [""]).open() File "/usr/local/lib/python3.7/dist-packages/nltk/data.py", line 585, in find raise LookupError(resource_not_found) LookupError: ********************************************************************** Resource punkt not found. Please use the NLTK Downloader to obtain the resource: >>> import nltk >>> nltk.download('punkt')  For more information see: https://www.nltk.org/data.html Attempted to load tokenizers/punkt/PY3/english.pickle Searched in: - '/root/nltk_data' - '/usr/nltk_data' - '/usr/share/nltk_data' - '/usr/lib/nltk_data' - '/usr/share/nltk_data' - '/usr/local/share/nltk_data' - '/usr/lib/nltk_data' - '/usr/local/lib/nltk_data' - '' ********************************************************************** During handling of the above exception, another exception occurred: Traceback (most recent call last): File "/usr/local/bin/sumy-3.7", line 10, in sys.exit(main()) File "/usr/local/lib/python3.7/dist-packages/sumy/__main__.py", line 68, in main summarizer, parser, items_count = handle_arguments(args) File "/usr/local/lib/python3.7/dist-packages/sumy/__main__.py", line 109, in handle_arguments parser = parser(document_content, Tokenizer(language)) File "/usr/local/lib/python3.7/dist-packages/sumy/nlp/tokenizers.py", line 69, in __init__ self._sentence_tokenizer = self._get_sentence_tokenizer(tokenizer_language) File "/usr/local/lib/python3.7/dist-packages/sumy/nlp/tokenizers.py", line 84, in _get_sentence_tokenizer "NLTK tokenizers are missing. Download them by following command: " LookupError: NLTK tokenizers are missing. Download them by following command: python -c "import nltk; nltk.download('punkt')"

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14# Cubic Castles - 2014


Your blocks, your castle, your world!Build anything you can dream up and explore with other players! Cubic Castles is a mini-MMO that combines the best of block-building and 3D platform action! Create fantastic parkour challenges, explore worlds made by other players, or even make new friends- the only limit is your imagination.

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16# Minecraft Dungeons - 2020


"Brave the dungeons alone, or team up with friends! Up to four players can battle together through action-packed, treasure-stuffed, wildly varied levels, all in an epic quest to save the villagers and take down the evil Arch-Illager! Discover new weapons and items that will help you defeat a ruthless swarm of new-and-nasty mobs. Fight or flee through canyons, swamps and – of course – mines! Any adventurer brave or foolish enough (or a bit-of-both!) to explore this blocky and beautiful world will need to come prepared. So quickly, gear up!"

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19# Signs of Life - 2014


Early Access

Signs of Life is a sci-fi survival sandbox platformer with a combination of procedurally generated and hand-crafted content. You'll explore mysterious locations, Mine blocks for resources, and meet strange (and some familiar) creatures, some of which don't even want to kill you and eat your corpse.

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21# Portal Knights - 2017


The world of Elysia needs YOU! Join this cooperative, 3D sandbox action RPG to level up your character, craft epic weapons, conquer enemies in real-time, and build almost anything! Craft your adventure. Forge your hero. Become the ultimate Portal Knight!

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23# Oxygen Not Included - 2019


Oxygen Not Included is a space-colony simulation game. Deep inside an alien space rock your industrious crew will need to master science, overcome strange new lifeforms, and harness incredible space tech to survive, and possibly, thrive.

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24# Planet Centauri - 2016


Early Access

Embark on your greatest adventure to Planet Centauri! Explore hidden dungeons, capture and tame monsters, build and protect a NPC community, craft your own weapons and create your own magic spells! Develop and raise the Planet Centauri to the heavens as the cradle of a new civilization!

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25# Memories of Mars - 2018


Explore the unforgiving Martian terrain and build a habitable homestead while fighting off enemies, extreme conditions and other clone survivors. 16 Km2 of Mars to discover over 120 points of interest including abandoned towns, mines, industrial facilities, biodomes... From basic security robots or drones to titanic military units, all left over from the failed colonization efforts.

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