When it comes to good indie games for Xbox One, there is a pretty good amount of variety. For that reason, we're ranking the best Xbox One indie games, with the help of your votes.
One of the newest Xbox One games made by a smaller developer is We Happy Few. Released in 2018, this out of the ordinary take on reality is sure to keep you wanting more. If you've never played No Man's Sky, it's a must-play indie game for any Xbox One owner. Other awesome indie games for Xbox include Graveyard Keeper, Phantom Doctrine, and Cuphead.
Not every indie game on this list is an Xbox One original - take ARK: Survival Evolved for example, which came out in 2015. However, all these indie games are currently available on the Xbox Marketplace, regardless of release date.
Vote up your favorite indie game for Xbox One, or simply use this list as a recommendation guide if you're looking for more titles to play.
Genres (Video game): Run and gunCuphead is a run and gun video game developed and published by StudioMDHR. Announced in 2013,... more
Developer: Moon Studios
Genres (Video game): PlatformOri and the Blind Forest is a platform-adventure Metroidvania video game developed by Moon... more
Developer: Hello Games
Genres (Video game): Action-adventure, survivalNo Man's Sky is an action-adventure survival video game developed and published by the indie... more
Developer: Tarsier Studios
Genres (Video game): Platformer, Survival HorrorLittle Nightmares is a puzzle-platformer horror adventure game developed by Tarsier Studios... more
Developer: Motion Twin
Genres (Video game): Rougelike, MetroidvaniaDead Cells is a roguelike-metroidvania hybrid video game developed and published by Motion... more
Genres (Video game): Psychological Horror
Layers of Fear is a psychedelic horror where you take control over an insane painter in his quest to finish his magnum opus.
Developer: Introversion Software
Genres (Video game): Simulation, StrategyPrison Architect is a private prison construction and management simulation game by the... more
Developer: Warhorse Studios
Genres (Video game): Action-RPG, Open WorldKingdom Come: Deliverance is an action role-playing video game developed by Warhorse Studios... more
- 1619We Happy Few is an indie survival and adventure game developed by Compulsion Games and... more
Developer: Infinite Fall, Secret Lab, 22nd Century Toys
Genres (Video game): AdventureNight in the Woods is a 2017 single-player adventure game developed by Infinite Fall. It is a... more
Developer: Lazy Bear Games
Genres (Video game): Simulation, RPGGraveyard Keeper is a graveyard-themed simulation role-playing video game developed by Lazy... more
Developer: Studio Wildcard
Genres (Video game): Survival, Open WorldArk: Survival Evolved (stylized as ΛRK) is a 2017 action-adventure survival video game... more
Developer: Thomas Happ Games
Genres (Video game): Metroidvania, PlatformerAxiom Verge is a Metroidvania game where the player controls Trace, a scientist who, after... more
Developer: inXile Entertainment
Genres (Video game): RPGWasteland 2 is a post-apocalyptic role-playing video game developed by inXile Entertainment... more
Developer: Klei Entertainment
Genres (Video game): Action-Adventure, SurvivalDon't Starve is a 2013 action-adventure video game with survival and roguelike elements,... more
Genres (Video game): Adventure, Indie, Sci-Fi
Developer: Red Barrels
Genres (Video game): Survival HorrorOutlast 2 (stylized as OU⸸LASTII) is a first-person survival horror video game... more
Developer: Airship Syndicate
Genres (Video game): RPG, Turn-Based TacticsBattle Chasers: Nightwar is a turn-based RPG developed by Airship Syndicate and published by... more
Genres (Video game): Action-RPG
Developer: Dynamic Pixels
Genres (Video game): Stealth, Survival HorrorHello Neighbor is a survival horror stealth game developed by Dynamic Pixels and published by... more
Genres (Video game): Strategy, Turn-Based Tactics
Phantom Doctrine is a 2018 tactical strategy game by Polish developer CreativeForge Games and published by Good Shepherd Entertainment.
Genres (Video game): Zombies, RPG, Survival
Dead Age is a non-linear indie survival RPG full of struggling survivors and deadly zombies.
Developer: The Astronauts
Genres (Video game): Detective, MysteryThe Vanishing of Ethan Carter is a 2014 horror adventure video game. To piece together the... more
Developer: Obsidian Entertainment
Genres (Video game): RPGPillars of Eternity II: Deadfire is a role-playing video game developed by Obsidian... more
Genres (Video game): Strategy, Indie