While 2023 wasn’t the biggest year for survival games, it saw some great releases like Sons of the Forest, The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria, and some expansions for hits like Valheim and V Rising. These titles offered some new experiences that kept the genre alive, but 2024 has some new survival games […]
Survival games can be challenging. You have animals or monsters after you, your stomach keeps growling, and usually, you have to stay warm or cool. Add other players to the mix intent on killing you, and you have both an exciting and challenging experience. PVP modes are hit-and-miss for me, especially regarding survival games. Devs
There was a time when survival horror games scared me. Every turn around the corner had me wondering if someone was about to slice my head off. Every bullet I shot had me worry if I’d find more ammo. But those days are gone. Survival horror games have become lazy. Instead of innovating the genre,
If you’ve never played Ark with mods, you are missing out on new experiences. Mods introduce new dinos, maps, weapons, and buildables that can bring your server more life and unique challenges. While mods used to be something only private servers could host, Studio Wildcard has allowed everyone to enjoy mods. Its new Modded Official
The survival genre is one that has really picked up some traction in the last decade, and while it’s mainly down to a wide variety of excellent, varied titles on offer, you could argue that the regular pairing with a zombie apocalypse angle has helped keep eyes on the sub-genre. While zombies seem like a
Hi there. My name is Victor, and I’m addicted to tower defense games. They say the first step in fixing your problem is admitting you have one, so here I am, admitting I have a problem with tower defense games. I don’t think I took a college class where I didn’t play tower defense games.
The Forest is one of those games many of us in the indie gaming space have kept our eyes on over the years. When the game was released way back in 2014, The Forest was all anyone could talk about for months, with YouTube becoming inundated with playthroughs of the game. I cannot tell you
At the time of writing, it’s spooky month, with Halloween very close, as close as a maniacal killer lurking in the shadows as you and a group of pals hang out by the campfire. So what better time to discuss Silent Hill, the grandfather of all horror games, and the series that has offered more
The zombie apocalypse is no time to be playing games. However, that doesn’t mean I can’t enjoy a game about the zombie apocalypse. And enjoy them I do as I love to sneak around the decaying world, picking off shamblers, walkers, runners, and crawlers while avoiding other survivors to ensure I see the next sunrise.
Survival games have a long history in the games industry that can be traced back to the 1980s. As the genre has evolved throughout the years, they have grown in popularity and have had a massive impact on the industry. This has also seen the mechanics and themes of survival games appearing in non-survival titles.