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Minecraft is an open-world adventure where you collect, craft and construct structures and items. Play involves exploring the world to find resources and good locations to build. Some of the best aspects of the game are less well known; along with the traversal, building and survival play, children can use complex ‘Redstone’ circuitry to automate their creations and make interactive spaces and machines.

If you enjoyed Minecraft, there are other games in the Minecraft franchise you should try. Unfortunately, Minecraft is not available on . However, we recommend the following games that offer a similar experience or theme:

DetailsGame Details

Release Date: 23/11/2017, updated in 2019

Out Now: 3DS and 2DS, Amazon Fire, Android, Mac, PC, PS Vita, PS3, PS4, Switch, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One and iOS

Skill Rating: 6+ year-olds

Players: 1-4 (20 online)

Genres: Adventure, Creative (Action, Collecting, Fighting, Platform and Shooting)

Accessibility: 46 features

Components: 3D First-Person, 3D Third-Person, Blocks, Day and Night, Open World, Persistant World and Weather

Developer: Mojang (@Mojang)

Costs: Purchase cost and In-Game Loot Boxes

6 Similar Games Short List

Here are our hand-picked short list of similar games; the perfect thing to play next if you enjoyed Minecraft. We don't use automatic matching, instead, we hand-pick games that are good to play if you have enjoyed Minecraft.
 

Craftopia is an open-world creature collecting adventure from the creators of Palworld.

Craftopia is an open-world creature collecting adventure from the creators of Palworld. You build an automated base of operations, collect creatures, explore islands and dungeons, and even fight fantastical monsters with swords and magical abilities.

 

109 Similar Games Long List

Here are our hand-picked long list of similar games; the perfect thing to play next if you enjoyed Minecraft. We don't use automatic matching, instead, we hand-pick games that are good to play if you have enjoyed Minecraft.
 

Minecraft Dungeons is an action-adventure game that takes place in the Minecraft universe.

Minecraft Dungeons is an action-adventure game that takes place in the Minecraft universe. You explore various dungeons to complete missions and collect new gear by exploring and finding treasure chests, or by defeating enemies.

Minecraft Legends is an action-strategy game where you lead troops into battle to defend the Minecraft over-world.

Minecraft Legends is an action-strategy game where you lead troops into battle to defend the Minecraft over-world. You unite the characters of Minecraft to defend their land by constructing forts, fighting enemies with swords and bows and ordering your troops to tactical locations.

Garden Story is a role-playing adventure, crafting and farming game similar to Stardew Valley.

Garden Story is a role-playing adventure, crafting and farming game similar to Stardew Valley. It also features combat, dungeons and puzzles similar to the Zelda games.

Minecraft: Story Mode is a point-and-click narrative adventure set in the Minecraft universe where Jessie, an inexperienced adventurer, sets out on a grand quest with their friends.

Minecraft: Story Mode is a point-and-click narrative adventure set in the Minecraft universe where Jessie, an inexperienced adventurer, sets out on a grand quest with their friends. As you watch their story unfold, you make choices that affect the way the narrative unfolds across the episodes.

Crashlands 2 is a world-building sequel to 2016's Crashlands where you build a base on an alien planet and become a part of the extragalactic community.

Crashlands 2 is a world-building sequel to 2016's Crashlands where you build a base on an alien planet and become a part of the extragalactic community. As you explore and gather resources, you befriend locals, complete quests and missions, and fight strange new enemies.

 

33 Younger Content Rating than Minecraft

If Minecraft is not age appropriate for your child, here are similar games ordered by age rating so you can find an age-appropriate alternative that’s also a game they will love.
 

 

9 Easier Skill Rating than Minecraft

If you like the sound of Minecraft but find it too complex or challenging, the games in this section offer a similar experience but with a lower Skill Rating.
 

17 Video Games With a Similar Theme to Minecraft

Here are a selection of games with a similar theme to Minecraft:

16 Video Games Like Minecraft Based on Genre

These are games of a similar genre mix to Minecraft. This includes games from the Fighting, Action, Shooting, Creative, Platform, Adventure and Collecting genres. We pick out games of a similar PEGI rating to further hone these generated suggestions.
 

Lego Dimensions is like other Lego games but uses real Lego sets to unlock content like Skylanders.

Lego Dimensions is like other Lego games but uses real Lego sets to unlock content like Skylanders. Although it’s not being updated any longer, its interactive cooperative brick format offers a novel way to play and access some unusual Lego content.

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