What are the best survival games of all time?

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    #1ARK: Survival Evolved

    ARK: Survival Evolved

    ARK: Survival Evolved is an open world action-adventure survival game set on an island full of dinosaurs and primitive creatures. You can create tribes with other players and even start faction wars. It was published by Studio Wildcard.

    Games

    Windows, Mac, PlayStation 4, Android, iOS

    Free

    Hao Shi
    Written on November 28, 2018
    "Weapons and prehistoric creatures instead of wheels or horses? I'm in!"
  2. 12

    #2Fortnite

    Fortnite

    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

    Free

    Jack Vasquez
    Written on November 28, 2018
    "I'm so glad its available for almost all platforms! The weapons are all interesting and playing really feels like your part of reclaiming the homeland"
  3. 7

    #3DayZ

    DayZ
    DayZ is an open-world survival game developed by Bohemia Interactive. Players fight to survive or cooperate with other players within the fictional post-Soviet Republic of Chernarus. It was released on December 17, 2013, by Bohemia Interactive.
    Games

    Windows

    $44.99

    Madison Crawford
    Written on November 28, 2018
    "One of the best open world survival game that I've tried so far! Zombie outbreaks and the gameplay may be a bit common but I still find DAYZ very interesting"
  1. 4

    #4State of Decay 2

    State of Decay 2

    State of Decay 2 is an open world zombie survival game. You can build your community and invite up to three friends to explore a world with zombies. Establish a base and develop your characters to survive in this post-apocalyptic world.

    Games

    Xbox One

    $29.99

    Shaurya Verma
    Written on November 28, 2018
    "State of Decay and State of Decay 2 are equally good 👍 Hope we can add more than 3 players though"
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    #5Conan Exiles

    Conan Exiles
    Conan Exiles is an open-world survival game developed and published by Funcom for Windows, PlayStation, and Xbox One. Play singleplayer and build your own kingdom or dive into multiplayer where you can cooperate or compete with other players.
    Games

    Windows, Xbox One, PlayStation 4

    $39.99

    Amanda Dean
    Written on November 28, 2018
    "The customization options are awesome! You can choose how your character looks from race, religion and physical appearance"
  3. 3

    #6The Long Dark

    The Long Dark
    The Long Dark is an open-world exploration-survival experience that challenges solo players to think for themselves as they walk through an expansive frozen wilderness in the aftermath of a geomagnetic disaster. 
    Games

    Windows, Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4

    $29.99

    Joan Knight
    Written on November 28, 2018
    "One of the things I liked about this game is its environment. The fact that body temperature is also something you need to think of is really challenging. "
  4. 1

    #77 Days to Die

    7 Days to Die

    7 Days to Die is an open-world survival zombie horror first-person shooter video game developed and published by The Fun Pimps Entertainment LLC. This also features a cross-platform multiplayer game mode.

    Games

    Windows, Mac, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Linux, GameStop

    $24.99

    Crystal Hughes
    Written on November 28, 2018
    "I can play this game for 2 days straight! So addictive!"
  5. 1

    #8Don't Starve

    Don't Starve

    Don't Starve is a survival game developed by Klei Entertainment. It is full of strange creatures, dangers, and surprises. You'll need to gather resources, craft items, structures and, of course, don't starve. 

    Games

    PlayStation4, Xbox One, Linux, Windows, Mac, eBay

    $14.99

    Gloria Hill
    Written on November 28, 2018
    "challenging game with cute visuals 😍"

Summary

Best What are the best survival games of all time
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1ARK: Survival EvolvedGames 20 Free
2Fortnite Games 12 Free
3DayZGames 7 Paid
4State of Decay 2Games 4 Paid
5Conan ExilesGames 3 Paid
6The Long DarkGames 3 Paid
77 Days to DieGames 1 Paid
8Don't StarveGames 1 Paid
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