TOP 100 SANDBOX / OPEN WORLD GAMES

Ah, sandbox and open world games, the ultimate playground for gamers! This genre allows players to roam freely in a virtual world, with no restrictions or limitations, giving them the ultimate sense of freedom. Want to climb a mountain? Go for it. How about stealing a car and going for a joyride? You got it. Want to engage in epic battles with dragons? The choice is yours! Players love this genre because it offers a unique immersive experience, a break from the mundane routine of everyday life. It enables them to escape reality and enter a world where they have full control, which is pretty empowering, don't you think? Now, when it comes to finding the best sandbox and open world games out there, you can rest easy knowing that this site has got you covered. With a well-picked list of the top games of this genre, you don't have to spend hours sifting through online reviews trying to find your next gaming adventure. So go ahead, explore, have fun, and enjoy the freedom that this genre has to offer. Who knows, maybe you'll find your next virtual home.

#01
Games like Fit For a King

Fit For a King

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.8/10

#02
Games like People Playground

People Playground

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#03
Games like Mini Maker: Make A Thing

Mini Maker: Make A Thing

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.7/10

#04
Games like Wobbly Life

Wobbly Life

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.6/10

#05
Games like Unicorn Tails

Unicorn Tails

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#06
Games like Wrongworld

Wrongworld

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.5/10

#07
Games like Alpha Lyrae Discovery

Alpha Lyrae Discovery

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#08
Games like Slime Rancher 2

Slime Rancher 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: XSX, PC, Xbox One
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#09
Games like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Wii U, Switch
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#10
Games like The Legend Of Zelda: Tears Of The Kingdom

The Legend Of Zelda: Tears Of The Kingdom

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#11
Games like Elden Ring

Elden Ring

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, XSX, PS5, Xbox One
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9.4/10

#12
Games like Trailmakers

Trailmakers

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#13
Games like The Coin Game

The Coin Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#14
Games like Sand:box

Sand:box

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.3/10

#15
Games like The Long Drive

The Long Drive

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#16
Games like Pupper park

Pupper park

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#17
Games like Flying Hero X

Flying Hero X

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#18
Games like The End of Dyeus

The End of Dyeus

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#19
Games like Tactical Command

Tactical Command

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#20
Games like Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox One, PS4, PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.2/10

#21
Games like Argonus and the Gods of Stone

Argonus and the Gods of Stone

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9.1/10

#22
Games like Terratech

Terratech

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 9.1/10

#23
Games like Space Wreck

Space Wreck

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9/10

#24
Games like Regular Human Workshop

Regular Human Workshop

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 9/10

#25
Games like Extra Lives

Extra Lives

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Android
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 9/10

#26
Games like Astrox Imperium

Astrox Imperium

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 9/10

#27
Games like Xenoblade Chronicles

Xenoblade Chronicles

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, Wii, 3DS, Switch, Wii U
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 9/10

#28
Games like LandTraveller

LandTraveller

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#29
Games like Ancient Warfare 3

Ancient Warfare 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2024
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#30
Games like Fallout: New Vegas

Fallout: New Vegas

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.9/10

#31
Games like Grand Theft Auto III

Grand Theft Auto III

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Mac, Console, iPhone / iPad, PS4, Switch, Android, PS3
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#32
Games like Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Console, iPhone / iPad, Android, Mac, PS4, Switch, PS2, PS3
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#33
Games like The North Pole

The North Pole

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#34
Games like The Broken Seal

The Broken Seal

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#35
Games like Feel The Snow

Feel The Snow

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#36
Games like 9th Dawn III

9th Dawn III

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One, iPhone / iPad, Android, PS4, Switch
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.8/10

#37
Games like Paradise Killer

Paradise Killer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4, Switch, PS5, XSX
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#38
Games like Monster Hunter World

Monster Hunter World

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, PC, Xbox One
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#39
Games like Terraria

Terraria

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS Vita, Xbox 360, iPhone / iPad, Android, PS3, PS4, Mac, 3DS, Switch, Wii U, Xbox One
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#40
Games like Beast Battle Simulator

Beast Battle Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#41
Games like Fun with Ragdolls: The Game

Fun with Ragdolls: The Game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#42
Games like Grand Theft Auto IV

Grand Theft Auto IV

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#43
Games like Far Cry 3

Far Cry 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#44
Games like Fallout 3

Fallout 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#45
Games like Hydroneer

Hydroneer

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#46
Games like Little Hats

Little Hats

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#47
Games like Saints Row: The Third

Saints Row: The Third

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, Switch, PS4, XSX, PS5, Xbox One
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#48
Games like Red Dead Redemption

Red Dead Redemption

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, Console, PS3, PS4, Switch
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.6/10

#49
Games like Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS2, Xbox 360, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android, PS4, Switch, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#50
Games like Teardown

Teardown

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS5, XSX
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#51
Games like Roblox

Roblox

  • License: Freemium
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Mac, Android, Xbox One
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.5/10

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#52
Games like Walden, a game

Walden, a game

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Mac, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.5/10

#53
Games like The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#54
Games like Mount & Blade: Warband

Mount & Blade: Warband

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS4, Xbox One, Android
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#55
Games like Hollow Island

Hollow Island

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#56
Games like UBOAT

UBOAT

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#57
Games like Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator

Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#58
Games like Assassin's Creed Odyssey

Assassin's Creed Odyssey

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4, Switch
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#59
Games like The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, PS3, PS4, Switch, PS5, XSX, Xbox One
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#60
Games like Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Xbox 360, PS3, PS4, PC, PS5, XSX, Xbox One
  • Release: 2013
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#61
Games like Burnout Paradise

Burnout Paradise

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Release: 2008
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#62
Games like Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, 3DS, Switch, PC, Xbox One
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#63
Games like The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind

The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#64
Games like Nier: Automata

Nier: Automata

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#65
Games like Outer Wilds

Outer Wilds

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, Switch, PS5, XSX, Xbox One
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#66
Games like inFamous

inFamous

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Console, PS3
  • Release: 2009
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#67
Games like Farmer's Dynasty

Farmer's Dynasty

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, PS4, Xbox One
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#68
Games like Force of Nature

Force of Nature

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#69
Games like Fugl

Fugl

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#70
Games like Blood Trail

Blood Trail

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#71
Games like One Hour One Life

One Hour One Life

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Mac
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#72
Games like Death Stranding

Death Stranding

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Mac, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.3/10

#73
Games like Motor Town: Behind The Wheel

Motor Town: Behind The Wheel

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#74
Games like Onirike

Onirike

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Mac, PC, Switch, PS4, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#75
Games like Flying Hero VR

Flying Hero VR

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#76
Games like Return from Core

Return from Core

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#77
Games like Up in the Air

Up in the Air

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#78
Games like Minecraft

Minecraft

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, PS4, PS Vita, Mac, Browser, iPhone / iPad, PS3, Switch, 3DS, Xbox 360, Android, Wii U, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#79
Games like Just Cause 2

Just Cause 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, Console, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#80
Games like Human: Fall Flat

Human: Fall Flat

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, PS4, Switch, iPhone / iPad, PS5, XSX, Xbox One, Android
  • Release: 2016
  • Rating: 8.2/10

#81
Games like Evospace

Evospace

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#82
Games like Woodfel

Woodfel

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#83
Games like The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction

The Incredible Hulk: Ultimate Destruction

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS2, Xbox 360
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#84
Games like Fallout 4

Fallout 4

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4, PS5, XSX
  • Release: 2015
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#85
Games like Yume Nikki

Yume Nikki

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#86
Games like Kynseed

Kynseed

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#87
Games like Dust to the End

Dust to the End

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8/10

#88
Games like Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, PC, Mac, Xbox 360, PS3, Xbox One
  • Release: 2014
  • Rating: 8/10

#89
Games like Atrio: The Dark Wild

Atrio: The Dark Wild

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Xbox One, XSX
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 8/10

#90
Games like Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition

Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms:
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8/10

#91
Games like Staxel

Staxel

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, Mac
  • Release: 2019
  • Rating: 8/10

#92
Games like Force of Nature 2: Ghost Keeper

Force of Nature 2: Ghost Keeper

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8/10

#93
Games like Dude Simulator

Dude Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2017
  • Rating: 8/10

#94
Games like LOST EGG 3: The Final

LOST EGG 3: The Final

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch
  • Release: 2023
  • Rating: 8/10

#95
Games like Outpath: First Journey

Outpath: First Journey

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8/10

#96
Games like Xenoblade Chronicles 3

Xenoblade Chronicles 3

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch
  • Release: 2022
  • Rating: 8/10

#97
Games like Ghost Of Tsushima

Ghost Of Tsushima

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, PS5
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8/10

#98
Games like Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition

Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: Switch
  • Release: 2020
  • Rating: 8/10

#99
Games like Maneater

Maneater

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, Switch, PS4, XSX, PS5, Xbox One
  • Release: 2021
  • Rating: 8/10

#100
Games like Dragon Quest Builders 2

Dragon Quest Builders 2

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PS4, Switch, PC, Xbox One
  • Release: 2018
  • Rating: 8/10