NetHack is described as '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'. There are more than 25 games similar to NetHack 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 NetHack like games are Pixel Dungeon (Freemium, Open Source), Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead (Free, Open Source), Dungeon Crawl Stone Soup (Free, Open Source) and Ancient Domains of Mystery (Free).
- Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead is a roguelike set in a post-apocalyptic world. View 24 alternatives to Cataclysm: Dark Days Ahead
- Free • Open Source
- 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... View 22 alternatives to Ancient Domains of Mystery
- Free • Proprietary