Button Mash
266 voters

The Best Post-apocalyptic Games of All Time

Updated December 9, 2019 1.1k votes 266 voters 8.8k views20 items

This is a list of the best apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction games.

List games include Fallout 3, Fallout and many additional games as well.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction games?" and "What is the greatest apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction game of all time?"
...more
  • Fallout: New Vegas1

    DeveloperObsidian Entertainment

    Fallout: New Vegas is an action role-playing video game in the Fallout video game series. The...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Fallout: New Vegas 

    #14 of 177 The Best Video Games Of The 2010s, Ranked#28 of 465 The Most Addictive Video Games of All Time

  • Fallout 42
    99
    36

    Fallout 4

    Amazon buy button
  • Fallout 33
    105
    41

    DeveloperBethesda Game Studios

    Fallout 3 is an action role-playing open world video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios,...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Fallout 3 

    Fallout 3 Soundtrack: What Are The Best Songs?#16 of 617 Sony PlayStation 3 Games: List of PS3 Console Games

  • Fallout 24
    64
    25

    DeveloperBlack Isle Studios

    Fallout 2 is a role-playing open world video game developed by Black Isle Studios and...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Fallout 2 

    #58 of 119 The Best Video Game Sequels#19 of 56 The Best Survival Games of All Time

  • Fallout5
    63
    24

    DeveloperBlack Isle Studios, Interplay Entertainment

    Fallout is an open world role-playing video game developed and published by Interplay...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Fallout 

    'Fallout' Fan Theories That Somehow Make The Franchise Even Creepier#9 of 178 The Best Video Game Franchises of All Time

  • Metro 20336
    30
    9

    Developer4A Games

    Metro 2033 is a survival horror first-person shooter video game, based on the novel Metro 2033...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Metro 2033 

    #383 of 1,371 The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans#113 of 271 The Most Compelling Video Game Storylines Ever

  • Borderlands 27

    DeveloperGearbox Software, Iron Galaxy Studios

    Borderlands 2 is an action role-playing first-person shooter video game, developed by Gearbox...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Borderlands 2 

    List of All Borderlands 2 Characters, Ranked#19 of 61 The Best PlayStation 4 Shooter Games You Should Be Playing

  • Mad Max8
    22
    10

    DeveloperAvalanche Studios

    Mad Max is an action-adventure video game based on the Mad Max franchise. Developed by...  more
    Amazon buy button
  • Borderlands9
    35
    25

    DeveloperGearbox Software

    Borderlands is an action role-playing first-person shooter video game that was developed by...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Borderlands 

    #23 of 91 Video Games That Should Be Movies#22 of 68 The Best Online Multiplayer Games

  • Rage10
    27
    22

    Rage

    2011

    Developerid Software

    Rage is a first-person shooter video game developed by id Software. It uses the company's...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Rage 

    #77 of 204 The Best Games On Xbox Game Pass#16 of 28 The Best RPGs on Xbox Game Pass

  • Wasteland 211
    17
    16

    DeveloperinXile Entertainment

    Wasteland 2 is a post-apocalyptic role-playing video game developed by inXile Entertainment...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Wasteland 2 

    #51 of 60 The Best PlayStation 4 RPGs Released So Far#9 of 15 15 Video Games With Surprising Guinness World Records

  • Van Buren12
    Van Buren was the codename given to what would have been Fallout 3, a role-playing video game...  more
    Amazon buy button
  • Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel!13
    Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! is a first-person shooter video game developed by 2K Australia,...  more
    Amazon buy button
  • Resident Evil 3: Nemesis14

    DeveloperCapcom

    Resident Evil 3: Nemesis, known in Japan as Biohazard 3: Last Escape, is a survival horror...  more
    Amazon buy button
  • Planetarian ~reverie of a little planet~15

    DeveloperKey

    Planetarian: The Reverie of a Little Planet is a Japanese post-apocalyptic visual novel...  more
    Amazon buy button

    More Planetarian: Chiisana Hoshi no Yume 

    #1320 of 2,039 Sony PlayStation 2 Games: List of PS2 Console Games#194 of 200 The Saddest Anime Series of All Time

  • Fallen Earth16
    24
    24

    DeveloperIcarus Studios, LLC.

    Fallen Earth is a free-to-play MMO developed by Reloaded Productions. The game takes place in...  more
    Amazon buy button
  • The Fall: Last Days of Gaia17

    DeveloperSilver Style Entertainment

    The Fall: Last Days Of Gaia is a role-playing video game that takes place in a post...  more
    Amazon buy button
  • Accursed Lands18
    Amazon buy button
  • Soldiers of Anarchy19

    DeveloperSilver Style Entertainment

    Soldiers of Anarchy is a 2002 squad-based real-time tactics video game released by Simon and...  more
    Amazon buy button
  • Darkwind: War on Wheels20
    Darkwind: War on Wheels is an independently developed 3D turn based racing and vehicle combat...  more
    Amazon buy button