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The top results based on the latest update are The Forest [Score: 3.7], Outbreak Island [Score: 3.7] and Stranded Deep [Score: 3.6].

The top rated games you can find here are Terraria [SteamPeek Rating: 12.9] ranked #76, Unturned [SteamPeek Rating: 11.8] ranked #80 and The Forest [SteamPeek Rating: 11.5] ranked #1.

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The Long Dark
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The Long Dark is a thoughtful, exploration-survival experience that challenges solo players to think for themselves as they explore an expansive frozen wilderness in the aftermath of a geomagnetic disaster. There are no zombies -- only you, the cold, and all the threats Mother Nature can muster. Welcome to the Quiet Apocalypse.

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