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Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead Alternatives

Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead is described as 'roguelike set in a post-apocalyptic world. Surviving is difficult: you have been thrown, ill-equipped, into a landscape now riddled with monstrosities of which flesh eating zombies are neither the strangest nor the deadliest' and is a Roguelike game in the games category. There are more than 25 games similar to Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Shattered Pixel Dungeon, which is both free and Open Source. Other Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead like games are Pixel Dungeon, NetHack, Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup and Brogue.

Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead alternatives are mainly Roguelike Games but may also be Role-playing Games or Turn Based Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead is a roguelike set in a post-apocalyptic world. Surviving is difficult: you have been thrown,...

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    Shattered Pixel Dungeon

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Windows
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Steam

    Shattered Pixel Dungeon is a Roguelike RPG, with pixel art graphics and lots of variety and replayability. Every game is unique, with four different playable characters, randomized levels and enemies, and over 150 items to collect and use.

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    Pixel Dungeon

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Android
    • iPhone

    Pixel Dungeon is a traditional roguelike game with pixel-art graphics and simple interface. Explore the depths of Pixel Dungeon, collect useful items, fight fierce monsters to find Amulet of Yendor (surprise!) - the ultimate artifact of this game world.

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    NetHack

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • PortableApps.com

    NetHack is a single player dungeon exploration game that runs on a wide variety of computer systems, with a variety of graphical and text interfaces all using the same game engine.

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    Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup is an open-source, single-player, role-playing roguelike game of exploration and treasure-hunting in dungeons filled with dangerous and unfriendly monsters in a quest to rescue the mystifyingly fabulous Orb of Zot.

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    Brogue

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Brogue is a Roguelike game for Mac OS X, Windows and Linux by Brian Walker.

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    Ancient Domains of Mystery

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • iPhone

    Ancient Domains of Mystery (ADOM for short) is a roguelike game which means that it is a single-user game featuring the exploration of a dungeon complex (and in the case of ADOM a few other games of this genre: the exploration of a large wilderness area with villages and many...

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    Desktop Dungeons

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online

    Desktop Dungeons is a quick-play roguelike puzzle game that gives you roughly 10 minutes of dungeon-crawling action per serving.

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    Dungeons of Dredmor

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Steam

    Test your luck and cunning in this exciting RPG as you craft, cast, and pillage your way through Lord Dredmor's Dungeons.

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  9. Tales of Maj'Eyal (ToME) is an open-source, single-player, tactical role-playing roguelike and action game set in the world of Eyal.

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    DRL

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A roguelike game heavily inspired by DOOM.

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