Tag: survival

The Solus Project

developed by Sjoerd De Jong & Grip Digital  |  Platforms: Windows, Xbox One

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“A single player exploration adventure with survival elements.”

“Earth has been destroyed and mankind lingers on in a small fleet of ships near Pluto. As humanity’s last hope, you are sent to scout a distant planet as a potential location for a colony. After years of space travel disaster strikes however, and your ship is destroyed when approaching the planet…”

“Survive through exploration, and unlock the mysteries of Gliese-6143-C.”

[Buy on GoG]  |  [Buy on Steam Early Access]  |  [Visit the Website]

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via /r/IndieGaming


developed by Konstantin Koshutin  |  Platforms: Windows, Mac, Linux

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“A strategic survival game with arcade air combat.”

Set in a world inspired by Dune, Russian aristocrats take to the skies to battle over precious resources, technology, and to regain lost lands.  You assemble ships by putting together various models.  The developer previously created Hammerfight, which seems to have quite a bit of a cult following.  Highfleet is a spiritual “successor”, but appears to be a prequel.  It’s scheduled to be released later in 2016.

Other than on Twitter, you can follow the development here (which is in Russian).  If there are any errors in the information above, it’s because Google Translate failed me, sorry. >.<

I absolutely love the art, setting, and juiciness of the combat.  Hope this gets the attention it deserves (and turns out to be actually good!)

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via Adrian K.

The Flame in the Flood

developed by The Molasses Flood  |  Platforms: Windows, Mac, Xbox One

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“A rogue-lite river journey through the backwaters of a forgotten post-societal America. Forage, craft, evade predators.

“Travel by foot and by raft down a procedurally-generated river as you scrounge for resources, craft tools, remedy afflictions, evade the vicious wildlife, and most importantly, stay ahead of the coming rains.”

It’s out on Steam and Xbox One today.  Love the art direction.

[Buy on Steam]  |  [Buy on Xbox Store]

the flame in the flood fan artFan art by Patrick Macchi


developed by System Era

Sci-fi survival and exploration with a neat-o terrain deformation tool.  If you like this also take a peek at Planet Nomads .

“As an Astroneer, you must find a way to dig out a life on one of a multitude of harsh new worlds. Blast through the terrain to uncover precious artifacts and materials you can use to fuel your quest to become a wealthy baron in the stars. Along the way, discover oddities, raise questions, and uncover mysteries.

“Perhaps not all is as it seems.”

[Visit the Website]

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via PixelProspector

Planet Nomads

developed by Craneballs

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“A sci-fi sandbox game of creation and survival on procedurally generated planets. You’ve crash-landed on an unforgiving world with nothing but a few tools and your imagination.”

Currently in development for Windows, Mac, & Linux.  You can download the building editor here and try creating your own vehicles and structures (example below).

[Visit the Website]  |  [Visit on indieDB]

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via /r/IndieGaming