The survival genre has certainly embraced just about all possible survival scenarios. For today’s game, Subnautica is the first game to take us to the oceans with surviving on an alien world without any land. While the depth isn’t quite there yet, there is enough going on to make this worth at least taking a dip.
Rimworld, developed by Ludeon Studios is another passion project in the vein of Dwarf Fortress. The game has been developed and sold directly for years now, but it’s finally come to Steam and Early Access. While it’s not the most accessible game, for those that figure out the complexities, there is a lot to enjoy and discover here.
In light of the reported issues of Mighty No 9’s problems at launch, it was a great pleasure to have a chance to check out 20XX: a rogue-like mixed with the classic Mega Man-styled design. The game has a great chocolate mixed with peanut butter-like design, and while it’s not finished yet, this is a great game to look forward to.
Space Pirates and Zombies came out of nowhere from MinMax Games came out of nowhere to deliver a great take on top-down shooting in a persistent universe, with zombies to boot. Since the game’s release, the developers went dark to work on a sequel. Now with Space Pirates and Zombies 2, the developers are expanding on everything in the game and the early access version has a lot to like at the moment.