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From hobby to business, the video game industry has transcended the realms of entertainment. It has become a booming market today. Analysts predicted that games won't become a major player in the entertainment industry. In 2017, the gaming industry made a 116 billion US dollar revenue. This figure surpassed even that of the movie and music industries. This significant increase in the revenue can be a direct effect of the emergence of eSports. In February of this year, the first E-Sports event happened at the winter Olympics.
In a breakdown presented by Statista, 25.9% of game sales in the United States in 2017 makes up the shooter genre. The genre which includes survival games. There is no shortage of free online survival games on the market today. This proves the dominating number of survival games has on the market today. Unlike other the other genres, survival games don't aim to achieve a winning condition. The challenge lies on how long a player can last—that is the goal. This is why most multiplayer survival games feature crafting, combining, and utilizing resources. These are resources needed to create a new object that is useful throughout the journey. The open world nature of survival games is one of the reasons why it is a big hit today. In fact, a list of 25 Best Survival Games on PC was published on Slant, with Subnautica landing on the first spot.
#5ARK: Survival Evolved
Minecraft is a sandbox video game developed by Mojang and Markus Persson. Released in 2009, this game became the best-selling computer game with over 29 million copies sold worldwide. Available on various platforms.Games
Windows, Android, iOS, Nintendo 3DS , Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS Vita, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4
#9The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead is an adventure horror game based on Robert Kirkman's award-winning comic book series. It is delivered in a decision based, tale-tell gaming system wherein every decision you make would impact the story and how it unfolds.Games
Windows, iOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Mac, Android, Gamefly
#10Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
#11Friday the 13th: The Game
#13The Evil Within 2
#17Don't Starve Together
#18Resident Evil 5
#19Call of Cthulhu
#20The Evil Within
#21Metal Gear Survive
#22Monster Hunter: World
#23Resident Evil HD Remastered
#25Resident Evil Revelations 2
#26Resident Evil 4
Fortnite is a free online action building game developed and published by Epic Games in 2017. It can be played on almost all known gaming platforms and has separate software packages with different game modes that share the same gameplay.Games
Playstation 4, Xbox One, Windows, Mac, iOS, Nintendo Switch