Top 10 Survival Video Games

Sometimes just figuring out how to survive is half the fun.

The Top Ten

1 Minecraft Minecraft Product Image

The game that needs no introduction; Minecraft is a force unto itself. There’s nothing quite like the scope or substance of Minecraft’s survival: discovering an arduous hillside or a cavernous fortress, and then making your way safely back, is the ultimate survival game experience. Not to mention Creepers, who have become an emblem of the genre, capturing people’s imagination the world over. Minecraft is the quintessential survival game, and we could spend years bunkered in its world. - Duz111

2 The Long Dark (2014)
3 Alien: Isolation Alien: Isolation Product Image
4 Dayz (2013)
5 The Oregon Trail (1971)
6 This War of Mine (2014)
7 Dead Rising 3 Dead Rising 3 Product Image
8 Fallout: New Vegas (Hardcore Mode) (2010)
9 The Forest (2014)

The game has been released and it's finished. Great game! Played it for over 300 hours. - RogerMcBaloney

It's glitches make it easy to survive

10 Dying Light: The Following Dying Light: The Following Product Image

The Contenders

11 Stranded Deep
12 Don't Starve (2013)
13 Fallout 4 Fallout 4 Product Image

Play more than any of these damn games

14 Rust
15 Subnautica
16 Last of Us Remastered Last of Us Remastered Product Image
17 Ark: Survival Evolved Ark: Survival Evolved Product Image
18 Farcry Primal
19 Terraria (2011)
20 State of Decay (2013)
21 No Man's Sky No Man's Sky Product Image
22 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Product Image
23 Horizon Zero Dawn Horizon Zero Dawn Product Image
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