Also don't forget to check the newest releasesSoter [Release date: 2021-02-27] ranked #82, Middle Age Conquest [Release date: 2021-02-22] ranked #158 and STRAY KITTEN [Release date: 2021-02-19] ranked #126.
While it is tempting to play with the newest and the best, there might be some other gems in the results, like Surviving Mars [SteamPeek Rating: 7.8] ranked #52, Dawn of Man [SteamPeek Rating: 8.1] ranked #53 and Stronghold Crusader 2 [SteamPeek Rating: 6.1] ranked #56.
Kingdom: New Lands builds upon the award-winning gameplay and mystery of Kingdom by introducing an abundance of new content to the IGF-nominated title while maintaining the simplicity and depth that legions of monarchs have come to experience and enjoy.
Windows | Mac | Linux | Steam Achievements | Full controller support | Steam Trading Cards
A regularly updated, brutal godlike village sim that melds the god game, management, and tower defense genres! Fight off hoards of monsters at night, and expand your village in the day time. Inspired by games like Black and White, Rimworld, and Dwarf Fortress but not quite like any of them.
The Wild Age is a micromanagement strategy game with tower defense gameplay mechanics. The game is designed mainly for a peaceful and relaxed gaming experience that offers a break from the busy realities of life.
Windows | Steam Achievements | Full controller support | Steam Leaderboards
In Kingdom Two Crowns, players must work in the brand-new solo or co-op campaign mode to build their kingdom and secure it from the threat of the Greed. Experience new technology, units, enemies, mounts, and secrets in the next evolution of the award-winning micro strategy franchise!
Windows | Mac | Linux | Steam Achievements | Full controller support
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. The townspeople of Banished are your primary resource.
The original castle sim, Stronghold HD allows you to design, build and destroy historical castles. Engage in medieval warfare against the AI in one of two single player campaigns or online with up to 8 players.
Craft The World is a unique sandbox strategy game, the mix of Dungeon Keeper, Terraria and Dwarf Fortress.Explore a random generated world populated by dangerous creatures, build a dwarf fortress, gather resources, and craft all the items, weapons, and armor you need.
Windows | Mac | Steam Achievements | Steam Trading Cards | Steam Workshop
Until We Die is a post-apocalyptic strategy game where the remains of survivors took refuge in the Moscow Underground after a global disaster. Command wards to gather supplies and turn an abandoned station into an impregnable fortress-colony capable of resisting any threat.
Windows | Steam Achievements | Full controller support
How good are you of a King? Villagedom is a city-builder / resource management game that will force you to make tough decisions about the development of your kingdom. Grow from a small village to a powerful Kingdom. Protect your citizens and slay your enemies. Be the King!
Faraway Lands: Rise of Yokai is a fantasy survival strategy game set in Feudal Japan.Build your town, gather resources, explore new lands, trade with other cities and defend your town against the risen Yokai threat!
Become a real medieval feudal lord: start with a small village and build it up into a great impenetrable castle. You will have to repel enemy raids: hide behind thick walls, lure your enemies into strategically placed traps and even lead your loyal peasants into the battlefield.
Regions of Ruin is a 2D pixel side-scrolling RPG with town-building, where you explore, fight and build into an open world that progressively challenges you and your settlement, and threatens the extinction of the dwarven race.
Windows | Mac | Linux | Steam Achievements | Steam Trading Cards
The highly anticipated sequel to the best-selling Stronghold, Stronghold Crusader HD throws you into historic battles and castle sieges from the Crusades with fiendish AI opponents, new units, 4 historical campaigns and over 100 unique skirmish missions.
Buoyancy is a city-building strategy game where you build, manage, and move a floating city on an oceanic world. Explore and scavenge resources scattered around the endless waters. Keep your villagers nourished and happy while combating fires, sickness, and pirate attacks.
LiF:Forest Village is a city builder with survival aspects in a realistic harsh medieval world. Shape, build and expand your settlement, grow various food to prevent your villagers from avitaminosis and starvation. Possess them for additional micromanagement or simply to wander around.
They Are Billions is a Steampunk strategy game set on a post-apocalyptic planet. Build and defend colonies to survive against the billions of the infected that seek to annihilate the few remaining living humans. Can humanity survive after the zombie apocalypse?
Base BuildingColony SimStrategySurvivalZombiesRTSTower DefenseSteampunkCity BuilderBuildingPost-apocalypticSingleplayerResource ManagementReal-Time with PauseTacticalDifficultManagementEarly AccessIndieMultiplayer
"Infectonator : Survivors" is a Randomized Permadeath Survival Simulator that combines RTS, Tower Defense, Roguelike, and Management-Simulation gameplay. The goal is to lead a group of survivors in a struggle to stay alive and find rescue in a zombie apocalyptic world.
Windows | Mac | Steam Achievements | Steam Trading Cards
The deepest, most intricate simulation of a world that's ever been created. The legendary Dwarf Fortress is now on Steam. Build a fortress and try to help your dwarves survive, OR adventure as a single hero against a deeply generated world.