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A collection of games that look, feel and/or handle like minecraft.

Link to some non-steam games included here: http://gameslikefinder.com/games-like-minecraft/ (Link contributed to collection by Samm)
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Routine
Created by Aaron Foster
Routine is a first person Survival Horror set on a abandoned Moon Base designed around an 80's vision of the future, Your job is to find enough data and survive long enough to uncover the truth behind the strange disappearance of everyone sta...
Kenshi
Created by Captain Deathbeard
A free-roaming squad based RPG. Focusing on open-ended gameplay features rather than a linear story. Be a trader, a thief, a rebel, a mercenary, a business owner, a doctor, a bandit... the list goes on. Aid or oppose the various factions in the world while...
Planet Explorers
Created by zede05
Game Overview

Planet Explorers is an open world smooth voxel based sandbox adventure rpg game set on a distant planet. The game uses a new OpenCL system based on the Unity 3D engine to allow players to change the terrain in anyway, creat...
Blockscape
Created by ghost in the shell
Blockscape is the ultimate block building game....
The DyVox Sandbox
Created by TheMadChemist
Overview
The Dyvox Sandbox is the first iteration of an exciting new engine that will allow players to customize and create their own game experience, in real-time, with other players. As on ongoing project, players will be invited to participate...
3079 -- An Action RPG
Created by phr00t
3079 is a futuristic, open-world action first-person role playing game.

You arrive on a planet experiencing constant war. It is your duty to find out why the warring factions cannot find peace on their own & hopefully restore it yourself.

All areas, ...
Vox
Created by Always Geeky
A new voxel based action, adventure and creation game. Big focus on player created content such as characters, items, weapons, monsters, NPCs, quests, etc...

Launch Date : Pre-Alpha - November 2012

Vox started life as a voxel engine, cr...
Blockade Runner (new engine being debugged!)
Created by [ZanMgt]Aaron
For development news throughout 2015, we're primarily updating via the main website!
http://www.blockaderunnergame.com/

The Blockade Runner project is a from-scratch space voxel prototype designed by a six sibling family of developers! A true la...
Windforge
Created by Snowed In Studios
Windforge is a 2D building block RPG that seamlessly combines gameplay like Contra with the freedom and building of Minecraft. Build airships and explore hostile skies in an ever changing Steampunk world. Everything you see can be created or destroyed, yie...
Block Story
Created by mindblocks
Block Story is a great role playing PC game where you build with blocks and can explore to your heart’s content. Today more than 3,000,000 gamers around the world have downloaded it to their mobile phones. And since Block Story has full compatibility bet...
Yogventures!
Created by winterkewl
This game is in on-going development. Yogventures is currently scheduled to release the open beta version Second Quarter 2013!

Yogventures! is an open world sandbox adventure game featuring characters developed by Simon and Lewis of The Yogscast!

T...
Wayfarer: The Outer Reaches
Created by Bayliun
Captain your ship with your friends as your crew, fly across space and land on planets with the freedom to progress, explore and survive any way you wish!

Craft weapons, upgrades, items and even new ships as you explore the Stoddarian Sector.

[...
Project Zomboid
Created by incogme
Hello! Following our successful Greenlight application last year, the Zomboid team are currently hard at work building up to our intended release on Steam Early Access.

Access to our alpha test builds can be bought over on Desura, and we provide news an...
StarForge
Created by Kekling
http://store.steampowered.com/app/227680/ You greenlit it! Now you can buy it!

Gather resources, build bases, craft your gear, and survive on an alien planet. In a distant future, our homeworld is in peril and as a last resort, specially chosen individu...
Darkout
Created by Allgraf
Darkout is a sandbox action-game with survival, RPG and strategy components. You are the only survivor after your escape pod crashes on a strange planet. The environment is full of mysterious and hostile shadow creatures, and the only way to survive will b...
StarMade
Created by schema
StarMade is a cube Space Shooter. The game is currently in the ALPHA phase, and you can try it out completely free.

The game is COMPLETELY FREE in the alpha: get it at http://www.star-made.org

Explore: Infinite space in all directions. Explore distan...
From The Depths
Created by From The Depths
In From The Depths you can build and take first-person command of battleships, planes, submarines, space ships, hot air balloons and more. The game is currently in open-alpha and contains a wide range of single player content including:
  • A
...
7 Days to Die - Zombie Survival Game
Created by The Fun Pimp
Premise and Story

7 Days to Die is an open world, voxel-based, sandbox game that is a unique mash up of First Person Shooter, Survival Horror, Tower Defense and Role Playing Games combining combat, crafting, looting, mining, exploration, and ...
BLOCKADE 3D
Created by ZanoZka
BLOCKADE 3D inspired by MineCraft and Ace of Spades!

First Person Shooter in an editable procedural cubic world. A large arsenal of weapons, 4 teams at the same time and up to 32 players on one map. A large number of game modes!

БЛОКАДА 3Д вдохновлен...
Voxel Elephant Murder Simulator
Created by kiwibonga
FAQ:

OMG? That is horrifying?

I know, and I apologize. Please try to disregard the realism -- those elephants are just test models for the game's prototype; they won't be in the final game.

Game? But this is a tech demo!

You're ri...
Imagine Nations
Created by catbananastudios
We are targeting an Early Access launch Early 2016. More Information can be found on our website.

We've all played that game that left us hanging. You begin going down a path and are suddenly wishing that <insert content or feature here>...
Murder Miners
Created by JForce Ato
Murder Miners is out now on Steam: http://store.steampowered.com/app/274900...
Rawbots
Created by rozgo
Robot crafting sandbox. Build ‘em! Battle ‘em!
Rawbots.net

A universe where you can play with amazing robots that are designed, built and even programmed by you.

Everything is a robot, doors, roads, walls, bridges, safes, traps, turrets, surveillan...
Scraps
Created by Nition
Scraps is a vehicle combat game where you build a vehicle from parts, and where success lies just as much in designing a well-crafted vehicle as in your combat skills. It's about competitive creativity, and having fun while making horrible design decisions...
Project: Make
You find yourself in the midst of a strange and mysterious universe. Twisting, shattering islands hurtle perpetually through interstellar space. Underground lakes wrap eerily around cavern walls. Streams launch spontaneously boiling waterfalls into vacuum....
Dysis
Created by ODG
Dysis is a creative voxel-based real time strategy and first person shooter hybrid. You are given an army of robots, the ability to manipulate your environment, and the task of escaping the Dysis. The land is infinite, hostile and mysterious. You must expl...
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33 Comments
FingolfiN Dec 25, 2016 @ 4:24am 
Hi everyone! Roots of Insanity is on Greenlight! Please support us! Game will be released in Q1 2017 :)
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=822750163
A♠♠♠ Mar 12, 2016 @ 9:02pm 
hi
Trtlman Dec 20, 2015 @ 11:12am 
You forgot Rust
ZigZag Games Nov 20, 2015 @ 9:31am 
Play our new game: Abrix the robot:
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=503901835
And if you like it - vote and help this game to get on Steam.
Joki Nov 28, 2014 @ 1:30pm 
Blockscape. Great game. Better mechanics than Minecraft. Hope this helped.
Cylne Nov 13, 2014 @ 2:07am 
Hello C4Chaos42,
Can you have a look at Cylne ? It's not a sandbox game but a first person poetic and surreal exploration game :
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=190168837
C4Chaos42  [author] May 20, 2014 @ 4:36am 
Although those games listed are good, tycoon_fan, I think they're a bit too far away from being minecraft-like. I will give it some more thought.
tycoon_fan May 19, 2014 @ 1:14am 
Nice Collection, but 2 games missing ;-)
so please add and vote for them:

"Wildlife Park 2 - Ultimate Edition"
(Wildlife Park 2 & 5 new addons & expansions)
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=198097515
"Wildlife Park 1 - Gold Edition"
(Wildlife Park 1 & Wild Creatures)
http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=198790628
Samm Jan 31, 2014 @ 7:50am 
Great to hear you're keeping it updated! Thanks for including the link. I think it's a win-win for anybody that falls onto this page :) Just noticed so many spelling mistakes in my last post! I was in such a rush! Thanks for keeping this list updated :)
C4Chaos42  [author] Jan 31, 2014 @ 5:18am 
Samm,

I'm still updating it from time to time, when I see something of interest appear.

I have added your link, cheers for it!

Regards,