DayZ is described as «The post-soviet country of Chernarus is struck by an unknown virus, turning the majority population into frenzied infected. Fighting over resources has bred a hostile mentality among survivors, driving what»s left of humanity to collapse» and is a Survival Game in the games category. There are more than 10 games similar to DayZ for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Steam, Mac, Linux and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Metro. It»s not free, so if you»re looking for a free alternative, you could try Unturned or starve.io. Other DayZ like games are Rust (Game), Wasteland, 7 Days to Die and Escape From Tarkov.DayZ alternatives are mainly Survival Games but may also be Open World Games or Battle Royale Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of DayZ.