Total Nerd The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam  

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There is something magical about watching your creation thrive in a video game. Steam is the best platform to find the PC building games you're looking for, but it can be daunting trying to find exactly what you want on the Steam store. Below is our ranked list of the best PC building games on Steam, which is heavily influenced by user votes from gamers like you.

You can use your aerospace engineering knowledge to help get three little astronauts, known as Kerbals, to the moon in Kerbal Space Program. Need to get from A to B? There are some great bridge building games on Steam, like Poly Bridge and Bridge Constructor Portal. Start with simple materials and find the most creative way to construct medieval killing machines that destroy armies in Besiege. Craft and build bases to survive dangers of the environment in PC open world building games like The Forest and Just Survive. 

From 2D builders on Steam like Prison Architect to FPS sandbox building games like RUST or ARK: Survival Evolved, building games on PC are a great way to show off your imagination. Vote below on which building game on Steam you think deserves the top spot.

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Cities: Skylines is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Cities: Skylines Colossal Order Ltd.

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Kerbal Space Program is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Kerbal Space Program Squad

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Terraria is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Terraria Re-Logic

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Besiege is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Besiege Spiderling Studios

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Planet Coaster is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Planet Coaster Frontier Developments

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Poly Bridge is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Poly Bridge Dry Cactus

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RollerCoaster Tycoon Ultimate ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
RollerCoaster Tycoon Ultimate Collection Chris Sawyer Productions, Frontier

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RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 Frontier Developments

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RollerCoaster Tycoon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
RollerCoaster Tycoon MicroProse, Frontier Developments, Chris Sawyer

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Stardew Valley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Stardew Valley ConcernedApe

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Ark: Survival Evolved is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam

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Age of Empires III is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Age of Empires III Robot Entertainment, Ensemble Studios, Glu

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Prison Architect is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Prison Architect Introversion Software

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RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 Chris Sawyer, Chris Sawyer Productions

The 20+ Best PC City Building Games on Steam

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The Forest is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
The Forest Endnight Games Ltd

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Reassembly is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Reassembly Anisoptera Games

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Car Mechanic Simulator 2018 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Car Mechanic Simulator 2018 Red Dot Games

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ASTRONEER is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
ASTRONEER System Era Softworks

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Anno 2070 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Anno 2070 Blue Byte Software, Related Designs

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Scrap Mechanic is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Scrap Mechanic Axolot Games

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Rust is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Rust Facepunch Studios LTD.

The Best Games To Play Online

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Craft The World is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Craft The World Dekovir Entertainment

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Garry's Mod is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Garry's Mod Team Garry, Facepunch Studios LTD.

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Hurtworld is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Hurtworld Bankroll Studios

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From the Depths is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
From the Depths Brilliant Skies Ltd.

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RimWorld is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
RimWorld Ludeon Studios

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Airships: Conquer the Skies is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Airships: Conquer the Skies David Stark

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Sheltered is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Sheltered Unicube , Team 17 Digital Ltd

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Bridge Constructor Portal is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Bridge Constructor Portal ClockStone

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Just Survive is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The 25+ Best PC Building Games on Steam
Just Survive