The Best Xbox One Survival Games You Can Play Today

Survival games add a challenge for gamers. Oftentimes, these titles are focusing on keeping your character alive through collecting resources which adds to the difficulty on top of the overall game campaign. We’re going to showcase some of the better Xbox One survival titles available the system. With that said, we did opt to not include survival horror titles but instead other survival titles that you very well may take an interest to. Without further ado, check out our list down below and let us know what your favorite survival game is by leaving a comment.


Conan Exiles
  • Developer: Funcom
  • Publisher: Funcom

Conan Exiles is a title that’s been available since 2017, but it has since received its full release. This is an open world survival game set within the world of Conan the Barbarian, but the story won’t follow Conan, instead, players will create their own protagonist.

From the start of the game, players will find that their character is sentenced to death by crucifixion under the beating sun. As you lay waiting for death, Conan comes by and rescues your character leaving players to navigate the harsh and unforgiving world.

Now labeled as an outcast, players will have to roam the wasteland where the weak are killed. You’ll find that in order to stay alive, you’ll need to gather resources, craft goods and dominate fights in a world filled with enemies.


State of Decay 2
  • Developer: Undead Labs
  • Publisher: Microsoft Studios

State of Decay 2 is a zombie survival game set in an open world where players will have to fight against a horde of zombies in a post-apocalyptic world.

Players will be controlling a group of survivors where you’ll ultimately decide just who lives and dies as you progress through the gameplay narrative. Likewise, the game does offer multiplayer where players can work together in establishing a safe haven for others to live within.

RPG progression is also said to be included in the game where survivor traits can be tweaked the longer you play the game. Furthermore, to assure a safe location, resources will need to be gathered in order to further build up your community to keep hostile zombies from gaining access.