Experimental Games – Steam Marketing Tool



Found 515 games. It's 1.2% of all Steam games

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Experimental 100%Indie 87%Singleplayer 63%Atmospheric 52%Casual 49%Adventure 46%Action 34%Simulation 33%Puzzle 29%2D 29%Great Soundtrack 27%Exploration 26%Relaxing 24%First-Person 24%Surreal 21%Story Rich 21%Funny 19%Short 19%Walking Simulator 18%Difficult 17%Colorful 17%Minimalist 17%Abstract 16%Stylized 16%Dark 14%Comedy 14%Beautiful 14%Horror 13%Family Friendly 13%Pixel Graphics 13%


Average: ~$45,000
Median: ~$2,100
Total: ~$18.3 million

# Title Release Price Tags Followers Reviews Score Net Revenue
1 The perfect game to back-stab your friends. Project Winter is an 8 person multiplayer game focusing on social deception and survival. Communication and teamwork is essential to the survivors’ ultimate goal of escape. Gather resources, repair structures, and brave the wilderness together. Project Winter
Steam Publisher: Other Ocean Group
May 23, 2019
1 year, 1 month ago
$19.99 $13.39 -33%
ActionAdventureCasualControllerCo-opDifficultEarly AccessExperimentalIndieMultiplayerNatureOnline Co-OpPvPSnowSocial DeductionStrategyStylizedSurvivalTeam-BasedTop-Down
71,258 6,937 9/10 ~$2.7 million
2 The Beginner's Guide is a narrative video game from Davey Wreden, the creator of The Stanley Parable. It lasts about an hour and a half and has no traditional mechanics, no goals or objectives. Instead, it tells the story of a person struggling to deal with something they do not understand. The Beginner's Guide
Steam Publisher: Everything Unlimited Ltd.
Oct 1, 2015
4 years, 9 months ago
$9.99 $3.99 -60%
AbstractAdventureAtmosphericDarkEmotionalExperienceExperimentalFirst-PersonGreat SoundtrackIndieNarrationPhilosophicalPsychologicalPsychological HorrorPuzzleShortSingleplayerStory RichSurrealWalking Simulator
36,093 13,001 9/10 ~$2.5 million
3 Visage is a first-person psychological horror game. Explore a mysterious ever-changing house in a slow-paced, atmospheric world that combines both uncannily comforting and horrifyingly realistic environments, and enjoy a genuinely terrifying experience. Visage
Steam Publisher: SadSquare Studio
Oct 2, 2018
1 year, 9 months ago
Early Access
$24.99 $19.99 -20%
ActionAdventureAtmosphericDarkEarly AccessExperimentalExplorationFirst-PersonHorrorIndieMultiplayerPsychological HorrorRealisticSimulationSingleplayerStory RichSurrealSurvival HorrorViolentWalking Simulator
34,215 2,341 9/10 ~$1.1 million
4 A woman is interviewed seven times by the police. Search the video database and explore hundreds of authentic clips to discover her story in this groundbreaking and award winning narrative game. Her Story
Steam Publisher: Sam Barlow
Jun 24, 2015
5 years ago
$9.99 $0.99 -90%
AdventureCasualCrimeDetectiveExperimentalFemale ProtagonistFMVHorrorIndieInteractive FictionMysteryPoint & ClickPsychological HorrorPuzzleRealisticShortSimulationSingleplayerStory RichVisual Novel
25,323 4,995 9/10 ~$960,000
5 Niche - a genetics survival game is a turn-based strategy game combined with simulation and roguelike elements. Shape your own species of animals based on real genetics. Keep your species alive against all odds, such as predators, climate change and spreading sickness. Niche - a genetics survival game
Steam Publisher: Stray Fawn Studio
Sep 15, 2016
3 years, 10 months ago
$17.99 $8.99 -50%
Character CustomizationCuteEducationExperimentalFamily FriendlyGod GameHex GridLife SimManagementNatureOpen WorldProcedural GenerationRelaxingRoguelikeSandboxScienceSimulationSurvivalTurn-BasedTurn-Based Strategy
43,001 2,741 9/10 ~$950,000
6 Pony Island is a suspense puzzle game in disguise. You are in limbo, trapped in a malevolent and malfunctioning arcade machine devised by the devil himself. It is not a game about ponies. Pony Island
Steam Publisher: Daniel Mullins Games
Jan 4, 2016
4 years, 6 months ago
$4.99 $1.64 -67%
2DAtmosphericCuteDarkDemonsExperimentalFunnyGoreGreat SoundtrackHackingHorrorHorsesIndieMemesPixel GraphicsPsychological HorrorPuzzleShortSingleplayerStory Rich
N/A 8,120 10/10 ~$780,000
7 Begin a journey through one of the most original first-person games of recent years. Dear Esther
Steam Publisher: The Chinese Room
$9.99 $1.99 -80%
AdventureAtmosphericBeautifulCasualExperimentalExplorationFirst-PersonGreat SoundtrackIndieInteractive FictionLinearMasterpieceMysteryNarrationRelaxingShortSingleplayerSoundtrackStory RichWalking Simulator
9,711 3,908 7/10 ~$750,000
8 Be the Universe in this epic, award-winning reality simulation game - featuring thousands of playable characters, endless exploration, an extraordinary soundtrack and narration from Alan Watts. Everything
Steam Publishers: David OReilly, Double Fine Presents, PLAYISM
Apr 21, 2017
3 years, 2 months ago
$14.99 $2.99 -80%
AdventureAtmosphericCasualExperienceExperimentalExplorationFamily FriendlyFunnyGod GameGreat SoundtrackIndieOpen WorldPhilosophicalProcedural GenerationRelaxingRPGSandboxSimulationSingleplayerWalking Simulator
32,905 2,289 9/10 ~$660,000
9 Program little office workers to solve puzzles. Be a good employee! The machines are coming... for your job. From the creators of World of Goo and Little Inferno. Human Resource Machine
Steam Publisher: Tomorrow Corporation
Oct 15, 2015
4 years, 9 months ago
$14.99 $5.99 -60%
AutomationCasualComedyDifficultEducationExperimentalFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieLogicProgrammingPuzzleSandboxSatireSimulationSingleplayerTouch-Friendly
20,435 1,841 9/10 ~$530,000
10 An unusual mix of adventure and idle game. In utter loneliness deep below the surface, it's your task to wait for the awakening of your king... for 400 days. THE LONGING
Steam Publisher: Application Systems Heidelberg
Mar 5, 2020
4 months, 1 week ago
$14.99 $11.99 -20%
2DAdventureAtmosphericChoices MatterChoose Your Own AdventureDarkExperimentalExplorationHand-drawnIdlerIndieMultiple EndingsMysteryPoint & ClickPuzzleRPGSingleplayerStory RichUndergroundWalking Simulator
11,439 1,221 9/10 ~$350,000
11 Coffee Talk is a coffee brewing and heart-to-heart talking simulator about listening to fantasy-inspired modern peoples’ problems, and helping them by serving up a warm drink or two. Coffee Talk
Steam Publisher: Toge Productions
Jan 29, 2020
5 months, 2 weeks ago
$12.99 $10.39 -20%
AdventureAtmosphericCasualChoices MatterCuteEmotionalExperimentalFantasyForeignGreat SoundtrackIndieLGBTQ+Multiple EndingsPhilosophicalPixel GraphicsRelaxingSimulationSingleplayerStory RichVisual Novel
11,515 1,310 9/10 ~$330,000
12 A game about writing nice letters to real people. Write and receive encouraging letters in a cozy room. Trade stickers and listen to chill music. We're all in this together. Sometimes all you need are a few kind words. Kind Words (lo fi chill beats to write to)
Steam Publisher: Popcannibal
Sep 12, 2019
10 months ago
$4.99 $3.99 -20%
Asynchronous MultiplayerAtmosphericCasualColorfulCuteEmotionalExperimentalGreat SoundtrackIndieMultiplayerRelaxing
10,982 3,298 10/10 ~$320,000
13 A musical platforming adventure with an emotional story. Play as a silly bard and use music to interact with everything on a journey around the world. Along the way you'll explore, solve puzzles, and meet a huge cast of characters! Wandersong
Steam Publisher: Greg Lobanov
Sep 27, 2018
1 year, 9 months ago
$19.99 $9.99 -50%
2DAdventureCartoonyCasualColorfulComedyCuteEmotionalExperimentalExplorationFamily FriendlyFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieMusicPlatformerRhythmSide ScrollerStory RichStylized
4,390 784 10/10 ~$300,000
14 MIND CONTROL DELETE is the first person shooter where time m░ves only w▒en you move. No regenerati░g he▀lth bars. No conv▒nie▄tly pla▒ed am▄o dr▄p█▒■ YOU SHOULDN’T BE HERE. YOU HAVE ALREADY WON. SUPERHOT: MIND CONTROL DELETE
Steam Publisher: SUPERHOT Team
Jul 16, 2020
Early Access
Coming Soon
ActionAction RoguelikeAtmosphericBeautifulBullet TimeCinematicCyberpunkDifficultDystopianEarly AccessExperimentalFirst-PersonFPSMinimalistOld SchoolPuzzleShooterStylizedTime ManipulationTranshumanism
6,724 568 9/10 ~$270,000
15 You play an Uplink Agent who makes a living by performing jobs for major corporations. Your tasks involve hacking into rival computer systems, stealing research data, sabotaging other companies, laundering money, erasing evidence, or framing innocent people. Uplink
Steam Publisher: Introversion Software
Aug 23, 2006
13 years, 10 months ago
$9.99 $1.99 -80%
2DAddictiveAtmosphericClassicCyberpunkExperimentalGreat SoundtrackHackingIndiePerma DeathPuzzleReal-Time with PauseRoguelikeSci-fiSimulationSingleplayerStory RichStrategy
6,012 1,392 9/10 ~$270,000
16 Proteus is a game about exploration and immersion in a dream-like island world where the soundtrack to your play is created by your surroundings. Played in first-person, the primary means of interaction is simply your presence in the world and how you observe it. Proteus
Steam Publisher: Twisted Tree
Jan 30, 2013
7 years, 5 months ago
AdventureAtmosphericBeautifulCasualCuteExperimentalExplorationFirst-PersonGreat SoundtrackIndieMusicOpen WorldPixel GraphicsProcedural GenerationRelaxingSandboxShortSingleplayerSurrealWalking Simulator
N/A 1,256 9/10 ~$240,000
17 McPixel is a save-the-day guy that you guide through 100 short challenges to prevent stuff from blowing up. You have only 20 seconds to save the day! Think quick! McPixel
Steam Publisher: Sos Sosowski
Sep 25, 2012
7 years, 9 months ago
$4.99 $0.99 -80%
2DActionAdventureCasualComedyExperimentalFast-PacedFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieLevel EditorMinigamesParodyPixel GraphicsPoint & ClickPuzzleRetroShortSingleplayerTouch-Friendly
2,818 2,275 9/10 ~$220,000
18 Existential Nature Simulation Mountain
Steam Publishers: David OReilly, Double Fine Presents
Jul 1, 2014
6 years ago
$0.99 $0.49 -50%
AmbientBeautifulCasualDifficultExperimentalFunnyGod GameGreat SoundtrackIndieMasterpieceMusicNatureProcedural GenerationRealisticRelaxingRPGSimulationSingleplayerSpaceThird Person
12,871 11,008 9/10 ~$210,000
19 My Lovely Daughter is an alchemist simulator that explores the depth of a father’s grief and how far he will go to resurrect his daughter. Contains dark and disturbing subject matters, might not be suitable for children or those who are easily disturbed. My Lovely Daughter
Steam Publishers: Another Indie, Toge Productions
Mar 8, 2018
2 years, 4 months ago
$14.99 $5.99 -60%
AdventureDarkExperimentalForeignGoreGothicHorrorIndieManagementPhilosophicalSimulationVillain ProtagonistViolent
11,711 651 7/10 ~$190,000
20 The world is at an end, and you have 30 seconds to save it! Half Minute Hero: Super Mega Neo Climax Ultimate Boy
Steam Publisher: Marvelous
Sep 27, 2012
7 years, 9 months ago
$9.99 $2.49 -75%
2DActionAdventureAnimeCasualComedyExperimentalFantasyFast-PacedFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieJRPGMultiplayerParodyPixel GraphicsPuzzleRetroRPGSingleplayer
N/A 923 9/10 ~$180,000
21 She Sees Red is a mature, hard-boiled interactive thriller. When someone is killed inside a nightclub, an experienced detective vows to put the murderer behind bars. Make choices that affect the narrative and experience several different endings in this blood-red interactive movie. She Sees Red - Interactive Movie
Steam Publisher: Rhinotales
Jul 11, 2019
1 year ago
$7.99 $2.39 -70%
AdventureChoices MatterChoose Your Own AdventureCinematicDetectiveExperimentalFemale ProtagonistFMVIndieMatureMovieMultiple EndingsPsychologicalShortSingleplayerSoundtrackStory RichThrillerViolentVisual Novel
6,367 1,130 9/10 ~$170,000
22 Play with evolution! Species: ALRE is a scientifically-grounded, emergent simulation of natural selection. Creatures evolve and speciate in response to in-game mutation and selection forces, allowing you to experience and tinker with evolution in real-time. Species: Artificial Life, Real Evolution
Steam Publisher: Quasar
Sep 28, 2018
1 year, 9 months ago
Early Access
$19.99 $15.99 -20%
Early AccessEducationExperimentalGod GameIndieManagementReal-TimeReal-Time with PauseRelaxingSandboxScienceSimulationSingleplayerStrategy
11,406 443 7/10 ~$170,000
23 Don't loose your unique chance to take a look at the subway system in a new way - now you can become a train driver! Metro Simulator 2020
Steam Publisher: KishMish Games
May 1, 2019
1 year, 2 months ago
Early Access
$19.99 $9.99 -50%
AtmosphericColorfulDifficultEarly AccessEducationExperimentalExplorationFirst-PersonIndieModdableOpen WorldPhysicsPvERealisticRelaxingReplay ValueSimulationSingleplayerStylizedTrains
2,591 430 7/10 ~$160,000
24 Cosmonautica is a fresh take on space trading in a procedurally generated universe, paired with quirky humor for your intergalactic enjoyment. Cosmonautica
Steam Publisher: Chasing Carrots
Jul 31, 2015
4 years, 11 months ago
$9.99 $2.99 -70%
AdventureAtmosphericEconomyExperimentalExplorationFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieManagementOpen WorldProcedural GenerationReplay ValueSandboxSci-fiSimulationSingleplayerSpaceSpace SimStrategyTrading
15,039 855 6/10 ~$160,000
25 Doodle God is an addicting puzzle & world building game where players use logic and ingenuity to create the entire universe. Starting with the basic elements of earth, wind, fire and air players can build a world filled with locomotives, Dragons, skyscrapers, Aliens and more. Doodle God
Steam Publisher: JoyBits Ltd.
Sep 24, 2015
4 years, 9 months ago
$14.99 $6.74 -55%
2DAdventureCasualCraftingCuteEducationExperimentalFunnyGod GameIlluminatiIndieMemesMinimalistOpen WorldPuzzleSandboxSimulationSingleplayerTrading Card Game
3,925 420 9/10 ~$120,000
26 There is one rule in the game. And it needs to be broken. There is one goal. And when you attain it, you die. The Path
Steam Publisher: Tale of Tales
Mar 18, 2009
11 years, 3 months ago
AdventureAtmosphericDarkExperienceExperimentalExplorationFemale ProtagonistGothicGreat SoundtrackHorrorIndieMasterpiecePsychological HorrorShortSingleplayerStory RichSurrealThird PersonWalking Simulator
N/A 589 7/10 ~$110,000
27 Explore the world of Thirty Flights of Loving through a first-person short story. Take a deep dive with high-flying schemers, lovelorn criminals, and more stray kittens than you can shake a stick at. Thirty Flights of Loving
Steam Publisher: Blendo Games
Aug 20, 2012
7 years, 10 months ago
$4.99 $2.49 -50%
AdventureAtmosphericCasualExperienceExperimentalExplorationFirst-PersonGreat SoundtrackIndieNarrativeShortSingleplayerStory RichSurrealWalking Simulator
822 1,081 6/10 ~$100,000
28 Sumoman is an adventure puzzle platformer with advanced physics, destructible objects and the ability to reverse time. Solve various physical puzzles, trying to keep the unstable Sumoman on his feet in challenging environments. Sumoman
Steam Publisher: Tequilabyte Studio
Mar 28, 2017
3 years, 3 months ago
$16.99 $1.69 -90%
ActionAdventureAnimeAtmosphericCasualComedyDifficultExperimentalFamily FriendlyFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieNinjaParkourPlatformerPuzzlePuzzle PlatformerSingleplayerStory RichTime Manipulation
5,255 285 9/10 ~$93,000
29 Before the Echo combines elements of both rhythm and role-playing games to create an entirely unique experience. Before the Echo
Steam Publishers:
Oct 20, 2011
8 years, 8 months ago
$4.99 $0.99 -80%
ComedyExperimentalFunnyGreat SoundtrackIndieKickstarterMusicRhythmRPGSingleplayer
780 958 9/10 ~$92,000
30 Are you ready for the zombie apocalypse? We've done the research and want to make sure you're prepared. When the news reports the zombies are here and your friend gives you a call, "They're here. I need you," how will you respond? That's right, you'll say "I'll be right over. We've got this thanks to ZTS! Zombie Training Simulator
VR Required Publisher: Acceleroto, Inc.
Apr 15, 2016
4 years, 2 months ago
$19.99 $9.99 -50%
ActionArena ShooterBeat 'em upCartoonyComedyDystopianExperimentalFamily FriendlyFPSHack and SlashHuntingIndieMilitaryShooterSingleplayerSniperSurrealSurvivalVRZombies
1,341 224 9/10 ~$86,000