Explore and conquer the high seas in this post-apocalyptic sandbox water world survival game where you must fight, build, and craft to survive.
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Mixed (141) - 58% of the 141 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
May 10, 2017

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Note: This Early Access game is not complete and may or may not change further. If you are not excited to play this game in its current state, then you should wait to see if the game progresses further in development. Learn more

What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Early Access will help add more resources to the development phase as well as involve key community insights to shape the vision of Landless. These two elements will ensure we have a fully developed successful game.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“1-2 years.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“The full version will include (Currently not included in the current release):

-Modular Boat Building
-Steam Workshop
-Settlement Management (Build, grow, and defend your settlement in the open ocean)
-Character Skills System/Customization
-Visual, Animation, and A.I. Improvements”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Current version includes (Some features may still be in experimental branch):

-Dynamic Modular building system
-Static Modular building system
-Towing system
-Discover points of interests such as container ships and carnivorous islands.
-Deep Sea Diving
-Defense Turrets
-Big Game Hunting
-Research Blueprints
-Boat Equipment
-Base Defense”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“Price will be reviewed near full release.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“Got an idea? Put it in the forums!
Something in the game annoying you? Put it in the forums!
We are very active on the steam forums and use the community's voice to guide our development.”
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July 31

Alpha 2.16 Update "Enemy Escorts"

New enemy waster escorts added. Wasters will now sometimes escort supply barges from point to point. You can defeat the wasters and tow the supply barge back to either Leavenworth or Logansport. To the cranes where you would start trade missions.

Patch Notes:

-Salvage animations now playing correctly when removing buoys and trophies.

-Fixed ladders on the trade barges so they can be used from either sides.

-Scaled down enemy damage, this is so players can approach enemy camps and container ships easier.

-Fixed some minor graphical errors.

-Fixed store colliders in Logansport.

-Fixed mini leviathan's AI to be more smooth and responsive as well as some color corrections.

Dev Notes: I am now going to focus more now on polishing, bug fixing, and finishing the storyline. Updates are still coming so please be patient.
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Boat Builder Update

How to build your boat?

Craft the “Pontoon” item and place it in the water. Once placed you will need to place down an engine for propulsion, a nearby generator for power, and fill up the fuel tank next to the helm. Once this is done players can then take control of the helm and control their boat.

You will need to test out different spots to place your items. The boat is physics based, so to get that perfect boat will require a lot of physics testing which is good news for the players, because they can now have crazy fun experiments now with the boat builder!


About This Game

Landless is a sandbox survival game set in a post-apocalyptic infinite ocean world. Players will embark on a water world survival experience unlike any before! Build your own base and prepare to defend against hostile environments and ruthless pirates in this exciting content packed game!


  • Explore Large Container Ships & Carnivorous Islands
  • Build Custom Floating Homes & Forts
  • Dive Down To the Ocean Floor
  • Explore Underwater Shipwrecks & Ruins
  • Mine Cars Underwater for Scrap Metal
  • Varied Building & Furniture Selections
  • Hunt Large Beats Like Sperm Whales or Go Just Fishing
  • Accept & Complete Radio Contracts for Nice Rewards!
  • Trade with Traveling Merchants & Frontier Settlers
  • Tow Trade Barges Between Towns
  • Varied Crafting & Salvaging Selections
  • Placeable Buoys like Turrets & Sonar
  • Tree Logging and Planting
  • Research New Blueprints
  • Raid Enemy Bases
  • Base Defense

Landless is currently in early access independent development, please allow error for bugs and incomplete content. Landless is updated regularly, each time with meaningful impacting changes, thank you for your patience.

System Requirements

    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10 64-bit with latest service pack
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-3330, AMD FX-6300, or better
    • Memory: 6 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 750 Ti or AMD Radeon R7 260X or better
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 6 GB available space
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system

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