Dwarf Fortress and Rimword are two games that have been the basis of the innovation of many other games like King of Dragon Pass and many more. If you are looking for other games that are similar to Rimworld and Dwarf Fortress, you came to the right place.
Here are the top best games that are similar to Rimworld and Dwarf Fortress
As they say nothing could beat Dwarf Fortress but guess what? There is another game that has surpass the expectations of gamers and that is Dwarf Fortress itself but take note that the Dwarf Fortress that will be released on Steam is not exactly the same game. Yes, Developers Bay 12 are creating this game with modern feel to it. At the same time, they have incorporated additional premium features just for the steam version.
Dwarf Fortress on Steam will have the original game as well as its skinned up modes like Adventure mode and Fortress mode.
2. King Under the Mountain
This game is not yet available but it has launched its kickstarter which has concluded last middle August. Though this is the case, you could pre-order this game via Backerkit.
Its kickstarter has showed a lot of promising wonderful amazing gaming experience. It is very similar to Rimworld with a combination of high fantasy theme. In this game, you will be a dwarf and though this is the case, you won’t have to be one all throughout the game. In the kickstarter, you will be able to play the role of a human and an orc. Each character has its unique requirement and playstyle. This game could also be considered as similar to Prison Architect as well. It has furniture in its rooms. It is simple and very interesting to play. You would surely love King Under the Mountain.
3. First Feudal
In First Feudal, you will need to create and craft workbenches, collect and get resources, build workshops and building walls, doors and floors of houses. In addition to that, you will be able to control villagers and even assign them tasks and activities and at the same time provide their needs like sleep and food.
First Feudal is themed where you have to build a town and control your character by leading the villagers. If you are into the medieval period and building your own town, then this game is perfect for you.
Civitatem is a game which allows you to have your own avatar. It is another game that is similar to Rimworld. It has similar art style and has a sadistic town builder type of theme wherein you will have a huge role to lead the colony and animals to safety during winter. Unfortunately, this game is not yet complete and there is no definite timeframe when it will be finished. Hence, the suspense if this game will be more of Banished or Rimworld type of game. Though this is the case, no matter if you are Banished or a Rimworld fan, this game is surely a game that is worth the wait.
In this game, you will be able to build your own spaceship and travel through the galaxy. Starship Theory is actually similar to SpaceBase DF9 but a little better. In this game, you will feel a bit overwhelmed or distracted with the boxes on the screen. Though this is the case, once you are able to get the basics, you will definitely enjoy Starship Theory.
Like Rimworld, you will have the opportunity to explore the galaxy while mining. You will also have to collect resources and build your own craft. You will also have a crew which you could assign tasks.
Oxygen Not Included is another space colony simulation game. It allows you to be inside an alien spacecraft where you will be in charge of the clone. The game has different levels with the most difficult level at 11. Aside from managing the colony’s mental and physical health, you will also have to deal with temperature, pollution and water quality.
This game is perfect for those who are up to challenge as this game is a bit difficult especially with having to mind the temperature, the moving gasses and at the same time having to deal with the building pollution.
As its name indicates, in this game, there will be three campers who are out in the woods when disaster erupted. These three campers will have to build a settlement while they wait for the mess to resolve itself. In this game, you will need to mind a meter which you will need to take
care of. You will need to learn how to camouflage, do certain rituals and create tactics that will help you continue to survive.
If you are looking for a different yet similar kind of Rimworld experience, then, we highly suggest you try Judgement: Apocalypse Survival Simulation game and we could assure you will enjoy and have an amazing gaming experience.