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7 Days to Die is described as 'In the year 2034 nuclear attacks have decimated the Earth and the remaining population is infected by an unknown virus. The infected die within 7 days and soon reanimate becoming blood-thirsty zombies. No one believed it; nobody expected it and nothing can stop it!' and is a Survival Game in the games category. There are more than 25 games similar to 7 Days to Die for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Steam, Mac, Linux and Xbox. The best alternative is Metro. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Unturned or starve.io. Other 7 Days to Die like games are Rust (Game), Dying Light, DayZ and Left 4 Dead.

7 Days to Die alternatives are mainly Survival Games but may also be Horror Games or Open World Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of 7 Days to Die.
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    Metro (Series)

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    40 alternatives to Metro 

    Metro 2033 is a survival horror first-person shooter video game, based on the novel Metro 2033 by Russian author Dmitry Glukhovsky. Metro 2033 was developed by 4A Games in Ukraine, and was released on Microsoft Windows and Xbox 360 in March 2010.

    Represent entire series of Metro games including Metro 2033, Metro: Last Light, Metro Redux, Metro Exodus.
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    1.  Single playerMetro has one or more single player game modes.
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      Because metro is story based with a plot, 7d2d is survival open-world game. And there are no zombies in Metro series.

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      Rust (Game)

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      21 alternatives to Rust (Game) 

      Rust is a multi-player, survival video game.

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      1.  MultiplayerRust (Game) offers a game mode for more than one player.
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      Dying Light (Series)

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      Dying Light is an open world first person action-adventure survival horror video game developed by Polish video game developer Techland and published by Warner Bros.

      Represent entire series of Dying Light games.
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      DayZ

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      The post-soviet country of Chernarus is struck by an unknown virus, turning the majority population into frenzied infected. Fighting over resources has bred a hostile mentality among survivors, driving what’s left of humanity to collapse.

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      1.  ModdableDayZ can be modified through the installation of external mods.
      2.  Player vs PlayerYou can compete against other real players in DayZ.
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      Left 4 Dead (Series)

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      32 alternatives to Left 4 Dead 

      Left 4 Dead (abbreviated as L4D) is a cooperative first-person shooter arcade-style video game.

      Represent entire series of Left 4 Dead games.
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      1.  MultiplayerLeft 4 Dead offers a game mode for more than one player.
      2.  Single playerLeft 4 Dead has one or more single player game modes.
      3.  Split-screen multiplayerLeft 4 Dead can split the screen equally so that each player has their dedicated Point of View.
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      This alternative is disputed. Left 4 Dead is still a legitimate alternative to 7 Days to Die, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
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      Only thing in common is zombies. the gameplay is different

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      completly different game style! 7days is openworld, sandbox, while l4d has nothing like this!

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      Wasteland (Series)

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      19 alternatives to Wasteland 

      Wasteland was originally developed by Interplay, and spawned the creation of the Fallout series. The game was published by Electronic Arts. inXile Entertainment, is planning on remastering the original version that was created by Interplay.

      Represent entire series of Wasteland games including Wasteland, Wasteland 2, Wasteland 3, Wasteland: Remastered.
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      Unturned

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      Unturned is a sandbox game in the emerging multiplayer apocalypse survival genre. Rather than focusing on being an MMO it provides players with easy systems to sit down and survive the zombie infestation with their friends.

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      1.  MultiplayerUnturned offers a game mode for more than one player.
      2.  Player vs PlayerYou can compete against other real players in Unturned.
      3.  ModdableUnturned can be modified through the installation of external mods.
      4.  Works OfflineUnturned can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
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      ARK:Survival Evolved

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      10 alternatives to ARK:Survival Evolved 

      As a man or woman stranded naked, freezing and starving on the shores of a mysterious island called ARK, you must hunt, harvest resources, craft items, grow crops, research technologies, and build shelters to withstand the elements.

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      1.  Player vs PlayerYou can compete against other real players in ARK:Survival Evolved.
      2.  MultiplayerARK:Survival Evolved offers a game mode for more than one player.
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      The Forest

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      5 alternatives to The Forest 

      As the lone survivor of a passenger jet crash, you find yourself in a mysterious forest battling to stay alive against a society of cannibalistic mutants. Build, explore, survive in this terrifying first person survival horror simulator.

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      Control (game)

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      19 alternatives to Control (game) 

      After a secretive agency in New York is invaded by an otherworldly threat, you become the new Director struggling to regain Control in this supernatural 3rd person action-adventure from Remedy Entertainment.

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