50 Games Like The Long Dark

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50 Games like The Long Dark daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms.
This suggestion collection includes survival sandbox games 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 PixARK released the 26 March 2018 and ranked #40, Tropical Escape released the 15 February 2018 and ranked #45, Rust released the 8 February 2018 and ranked #11.

Logo of the video game The Long Dark

The Long Dark is a thoughtful, exploration-survival experience that challenges solo players to think for themselves as they explore an expansive frozen wilderness. Monitor your Condition, search for life-saving supplies, and master survival skills like fire-building, maintaining your gear, hunting, fishing, and landmark-based navigation. There are no zombies -- only you, the cold, and everything Mother Nature can throw at you.

1# Feel The Snow - 2016

Review86Score

Early Access

Choose one of the characters and start your journey. The game has many interesting things in store: building, crafting, puzzles, bosses, mystery, laughs, quests etc.

Feel The Snow similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%simulation60%sandbox40%open-world40%crafting20%

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Price: $5-$15

2# 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.

Subnautica similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%sandbox60%open-world50%crafting40%exploration30%

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Price: $25-$40

4# 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 The Long Dark

survival100%sandbox80%simulation40%crafting30%

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Price: $15-$25

10# 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 The Long Dark

survival100%crafting50%open-world40%sandbox30%exploration30%

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Price: $25-$40

11# Rust - 2018

ReviewNDScore

The only aim in Rust is to survive. To do this you will need to overcome struggles such as hunger, thirst and cold. Build a fire. Build a shelter. Kill animals for meat. Protect yourself from other players, and kill them for meat. Create alliances with other players and form a town. Do whatever it takes to survive.

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Price: $25-$40

12# Subterrain - 2016

Review82Score

Uncompromising Sci-Fi survival on Mars! Manage the entire colony single-handed! Craft, Research, Explore and Fight against evolving mutants. Vast open world and randomly generated levels to explore! Can you survive long enough to escape the horror?

Subterrain similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%open-world80%overlay50%zombies40%crafting30%

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Price: $15-$25

13# Animallica - 2017

Review78Score

Early Access

In Animallica you are racing against extinction. As the lone survivor of the last conservation center on Earth, the fate of every single species of plant and animal lies in your hands.

Animallica similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%first-person70%open-world60%simulation40%crafting20%

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Price: $15-$25

14# 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 The Long Dark

survival90%open-world50%simulation40%sandbox30%crafting20%

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Price: $5-$15

15# The Forest - 2014

Review84Score

Early Access

As the lone survivor of a passenger jet crash, you find yourself in a mysterious forest battling to stay alive against a society of cannibalistic mutants. Build, explore, survive in this terrifying first person survival horror simulator.

The Forest similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%sandbox90%first-person60%crafting40%open-world20%

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Price: $15-$25

17# Radiation Island - 2015

Review76Score

Radiation Island is a survival adventure game where you craft your own destiny in a huge open world environment. As part of the Philadelphia Experiment you have become stranded in a parallel, alternate reality. Discover this new and mysterious world, with all its surprises.

Radiation Island similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%exploration100%first-person90%open-world60%zombies30%crafting30%

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Price < $5

18# Hurtworld - 2015

Review72Score

Early Access

Hurtworld is a hardcore multiplayer survival FPS with a focus on deep survival progression that doesn't become trivial once you establish some basic needs. Built for hardcore gamers, Hurtworld aims to punish.

Hurtworld similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%sandbox70%crafting30%first-person30%open-world30%

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Price: $25-$40

20# Hide & Hold Out - H2o - 2016

ReviewNDScore
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

Trapped in an ancient forest, a young prince searches for a lost god. Here he befriends the spirit of a young girl and a volatile child, and they quickly find their destinies intertwined. Third-person action-adventure inspired by genre classics of the N64-era.

Hide & Hold Out - H2o similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%sandbox90%first-person80%simulation30%open-world30%crafting20%

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Price: $15-$25

22# Stay Alive: Apocalypse - 2017

Review75Score
Screenshot of the video game Stay Alive: Apocalypse
Screenshot of the video game Stay Alive: Apocalypse
Screenshot of the video game Stay Alive: Apocalypse

Early Access

You ever played a Sandbox Survival Zombie RPG? You heard it right. In "Stay Alive: Apocalypse" we will offer you an indie zombie survival game which is in a sandbox, random generated world and presents RPG elements.

Stay Alive: Apocalypse similarities with The Long Dark

survival80%sandbox60%crafting50%simulation30%zombies20%

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Price: $15-$25

23# DinoSystem - 2015

Review89Score

Early Access

DinoSystem is a 2D ecosystem and survival simulation that allows players to manage the ecology of an evolving island and survive in it as a human, dealing with realistic survival mechanics and a deep character progression system.

DinoSystem similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%crafting70%sandbox60%simulation20%

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Price: $5-$15

24# StarsOne - 2016

Review72Score

Early Access

You’ll see an unexplored world full of dangers, mysteries and adventures. You will explore randomly generated planets, develop industry, conduct trade, plant colonies, explore outer space.

StarsOne similarities with The Long Dark

survival100%zombies60%exploration50%sandbox40%crafting40%

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Price: $5-$15