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Genre: Wilderness Survival

Group Description

Games set in uninhabited wilderness of different varieties (often, but not always, tropical desert or jungle islands) where the main obstacles to the player include hunger, dehydration, fatigue, and loss of morale. Gameplay is often primarily concerned with hunting, foraging, and tool-making.

Related Game Groups
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Game Titlesorted in ascending orderYearPlatformPublisherMobyScore
Desert1982DOSInternational PC Owners...
Survival Island1983Atari 2600Starpath Corporation...
Swiss Family Robinson1984Apple II, Commodore 64Windham Classics4.62
Wilderness: A Survival Adventure1985Apple II, DOSElectric Transit, Inc.3.54
Amazônia1985MSX, TRS-80, ZX SpectrumJVA Microcomputadores Ltda2.12
Eco1987Amiga, Atari STOcean Software Ltd.4.09
Robinson Crusoe1987Amstrad CPC, Thomson TOCoktel Vision3.00
Visions of Aftermath: The Boomtown1988DOSMindscape, Inc.4.50
UnReal World1992DOS, Linux, Macintosh, WindowsEnormous Elk3.67
Burntime1993Amiga, DOSHit Squad, The3.79
Robinson's Requiem19943DO, Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, Jaguar, MacintoshReadySoft Incorporated3.71
Mujintō Monogatari1994FM Towns, PC-98, SNESKSS...
Mujintō Monogatari 21995PC-98KSS...
Savage: The Ultimate Quest for Survival1996Windows 3.xDiscovery Channel Multimedia2.25
Tail of the Sun1996PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PSP, PS VitaSony Computer Entertainment America, Inc.4.17
Mujintō Monogatari 3: A.D.1999 Tokyo1996PC-98KSS...
Deus1996DOS, WindowsReadySoft Incorporated3.10
Biosys1999WindowsTake-Two Interactive Software Europe Ltd.4.51
Survival Kids1999Game Boy ColorKonami Co., Ltd.4.20
Survival: The Ultimate Challenge2001WindowsActivision Value Publishing, Inc.4.00
The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Trivia Challenge2002WindowsActivision Value Publishing, Inc.1.58
Lost in Blue2005Nintendo DSKonami Digital Entertainment, Inc.3.08
The Sims 2: Castaway2007Nintendo DSElectronic Arts, Inc....
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Selected Covers

Tail of the Sun PlayStation Front Cover
Front cover for Tail of the Sun
Robinson's Requiem Amiga Front Cover
Front cover for Robinson's Requiem
Deus DOS Front Cover
Front cover for Deus
Swiss Family Robinson Commodore 64 Front Cover
Front cover for Swiss Family Robinson

Selected Screenshots

Title/password entry screen
Screenshot from Survival Island
Main menu
Screenshot from Tail of the Sun
Intro sequence
Screenshot from Robinson's Requiem
Main title and intro.
Screenshot from UnReal World