50 Best Base-building games

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The best 50 Base-building games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 33000 video games across all platforms for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), Win Mobile, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, PC Windows, Mac OS and Linux. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

This is not a "all time best Base-building games list". There is no hard limit on the age of a game but our results are mainly games released in the last 2 to 3 years.

The latest addition in this selection is Kingdom: New Lands released the 14 September 2017

1# Star Wars: Commander - 2014

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Join the fight, build your base, recruit and train your army, strategically plan your defenses, and lead your troops to victory on war-torn worlds throughout the galaxy! Battle with or against iconic characters like Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Princess Leia, and utilize or destroy units like AT-ATs, Speeder Bikes, Wookiee Warriors, and Stormtroopers. CHOOSE to fight for the Rebellion or the Empire TRAIN your troops to charge into battle BUILD units and vehicles with multiple upgrades DEFEND your base against enemy forces COMPLETE original story missions and gain additional rewards LEVEL UP your heroes, troops, vehicles, and more BATTLE on different worlds within the Star Wars universe TEAM UP WITH FRIENDS and allies to form the ultimate squad

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2# This Means WAR! - 2014

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takes a giant leap forward in mobile strategy gaming, putting the entire battlefield at your fingertips: Army-on-Army, Base-on-Base, Mano-a-Mano -- with furious action all around! - Simultaneously attack your enemy's base while defending your own with ground troops, tanks, helicopters and bombers - the entire combat chain is yours to command. - Strategic Base Building: Construct an impenetrable fortress guarded by walls, mines, traps, missile sites and bunkers.

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5# Planetbase - 2017

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Planetbase is a strategy game where you guide a group of space settlers trying to establish an outpost on a remote planet. You will get them to collect energy, extract water, mine metal, grow food, manufacture bots, and build a fully self-sufficient base in a harsh environment, where you are always one step away from total failure. Even if the game is not intended to be a simulator, all the mechanics are plausible, and based on what the expected challenges of establishing a colony in an new planet would be.

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6# The Spatials - 2015

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It's the year 5781 -- and you have been chosen to build and lead a space station in a wild corner of the galaxy! Design its rooms and corridors to make your crew feel at home. Receive hundreds of visitors who are hungry for the most amazing products in the galaxy. Explore 30 star systems and more than a hundred planets -- all randomly generated for every game. Complete missions and discover new allies . . . and enemies! Fight for survival with a unique real-time combat system. Collect loot for your factories and equip your officers with the most advanced technology in the universe.

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7# Kingdom: New Lands - 2017

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Rulers will need all the strength of their subjects to sail away and find new kingdoms in these New Lands. Travel to the New Lands and welcome the deluge of new mounts, merchants, and vagrants that call these isles home, but be wary of the new obstacles that threaten your arrival -- for not just the greedy creatures block your way but even the environment itself can defeat you. Be brave, ruler, and fight to the bitter end, lest these New Lands conquer you instead.

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10# Factorio - 2016

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Early Access

Factorio is a game about building and creating automated factories to produce items of increasing complexity, within an infinite 2D world. Use your imagination to design your factory, combine simple elements into ingenious structures, and finally protect it from the creatures who don't really like you.

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13# The Horus Heresy: Drop Assault - 2015

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Choose your side in the intense civil war that erupted amongst the Emperor's Legions of Space Marines in the 31st Millennium. Command any of four popular Horus Heresy Legions: Emperor's Children, Death Guard, World Eaters, or Sons of Horus, each with a unique bonus Challenge rivals around the world in Live Skirmish for awesome rewards Customize your base and defense amongst the visually stunning ruins of The Horus Heresy setting in the Warhammer 40,000 universe Fast-paced tactical combat and dynamic bonus missions ensure each epic battle is unique Unlock immensely powerful troops from The Horus Heresy Era and obliterate your foes with a variety of earth-shattering attacks The Horus Heresy: Drop Assault, The Horus Heresy: Drop Assault logo, The Horus Heresy, The Horus Heresy Eye logo, GW, Games Workshop, Space Marine, 40K, Warhammer, Warhammer 40,000, 40,000, the Aquila Double-headed Eagle logo, and all associated logos, illustrations, images, names, creatures, races, vehicles, locations, weapons, characters, and the distinctive likeness thereof, are either or TM, and/or Games Workshop Limited, variably registered around the world, and used under license.

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15# KeeperRL - 2015

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Screenshot of the video game KeeperRL
Screenshot of the video game KeeperRL
Screenshot of the video game KeeperRL

Early Access

Ambitious dungeon simulator with roguelike and RPG elements. Take the role of an evil wizard and study the methods of black magic. Equip your minions and explore the world, murder innocent villagers and burn their homes. Build your dungeon, lay traps and prepare for an assault of angry heroes.

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16# ARK: Survival Evolved - 2017

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Use your cunning to kill or tame the primeval creatures roaming the land, and encounter other players to survive, dominate... and escape! Bring rare items to special Summon locations to awaken the ARKs mythical creatures, who arrive ready for battle. Level-Up your survivor by gaining experience through in-game actions to learn new crafting Engrams, or find higher level item Blueprints in the most dangerous parts of the ARK.

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19# Siralim 2 - 2017

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Siralim 2 is an old-school monster catching RPG. Summon and customize hundreds of creatures to fight for you as you battle your way through endless dungeons. Find rare treasure and use it to upgrade your castle, empower your creatures, craft powerful artifacts, learn new spells, and much more.

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20# Clash of Clans - 2012

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Customize your village, build an army and crush your opponents. Like using friendship to strike fear into your enemies? Join a Clan, or establish a Clashing legacy by creating your own in one of the best online strategy game on mobile.

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22# Terminator Genisys: Future War - 2017

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With two different playable factions, you can choose to take the role of a Resistance Commander or the leader of Skynets Core, and either save the last of humanity or crush it under your cybernetic heel. Arm yourself with futuristic tanks, relentless infantry and devastating weapons - and win the future war once and for all! NOTE: Terminator Genisys: Future War is completely free to play, but some in-game items can be purchased for real money.

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23# GRAV - 2015

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Screenshot of the video game GRAV
Screenshot of the video game GRAV

Early Access

GRAV is a sand box experience where you explore a multitude of planets, hunt strange alien creatures, build and defend outposts, craft weapons and armor, and attempt to survive against other players in a hostile environment.

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24# Basement - 2014

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Screenshot of the video game Basement
Screenshot of the video game Basement
Screenshot of the video game Basement

Early Access

Basement is a strategy game, where you play as a desperate scientist who chose the wrong path in his life. That path seemed easy, but turned into a deadly one. You have no choice but to build the most effective enterprise and stay alive in a cruel world of illegal business.

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