The Kindred is described as '- a creative sandbox game set in a vibrant voxel world. Build, craft and farm your way towards civilization as you help the Kin to survive and thrive' and is a Sandbox Game in the Games category. There are more than 10 games similar to The Kindred for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Steam, Mac and Wine. Most alternatives are Sandbox , City Building Games and Crafting Games. The best alternative is Minecraft. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Terasology or Lamecraft. Other The Kindred like games are Stronghold (Paid), Banished (Paid), Muck (Free) and eCity (Free).
Minecraft is a sandbox game that revolves around using building blocks to create anything you want. At night, monsters come out; make sure to build a shelter before that happens. The game also has multiplayer capabilities.
Terasology (started under the name Blockmania) is an open source project started by Benjamin “begla” Glatzel to research procedural terrain generation and efficient rendering techniques in Java using the LWJGL.
In this city-building strategy game, you control a group of exiled travelers who decide to restart their lives in a new land. They have only the clothes on their backs and a cart filled with supplies from their homeland.
Muck is a survival-roguelike. Collect resources, find items &amp; build a base to survive for as long as you can.Collect resources, craft tools, weapons, & armor, find items & build your base during day.
eCity is a city simulation game where you are challenged to solve different engineering issues.
Eight scenarios are available including topics such as:
* energy distribution
* natural disasters