Download Sandbox Games - Best Software & Apps

  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

    (GTA: Vice City)

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone

    Do you want to be the boss of Vice City?

    7
    20202 votes
    • PROS: More realistic and detailed than GTA 3, Great storyline, Variety of missions, Soundtrack
    • CONS: The graphics are seem outdated,
  • ROBLOX

    1.4.6.53

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Lego-like sandbox worlds designed for kids

    7
    7370 votes
    • PROS: Lots of creative freedom, Tons of user created worlds to explore and play with, Safe for children, Parent login to manage your kid's account
    • CONS: Game is fairly glitchy, Website is unintuitive, Limited features for non-paying members
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City

    1.07

    License
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    Platform
    Android
    Mac

    Play one of the classic sandbox Grand Theft Auto games

    7
    236 votes
    • PROS: Excellent port, Updated graphics, Includes all the music and voice acting
    • CONS: Controls are frustrating, Large download
  • Garry's Mod

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The mod that became a legend

    7
    2223 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, The Ultimate sandbox on your PC, Easy to play, A big community
    • CONS: Old-fashioned graphics
  • Minecraft Windows 10 Edition

    Beta

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Minecraft gets a special version for Windows 10

    6
    682 votes
    • PROS: Improved graphics, Genuine sandbox game, Hours and hours of fun and creativity
    • CONS: No cross saves with PC version yet
  • City Racing

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A free sandbox racing game

    7
    3579 votes
    • PROS: Big city
    • CONS: Terrible physics, Dull graphics,
  • Minecraft

    1.10

    License
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    Platform
    Mac
    Windows
    Web Apps

    A sandbox game of creativity and survival

    7
    5300 votes
    • PROS: Huge worlds to explore, Lots of freedom, Really creative
    • CONS: Occasional frame rate issues
  • Universe Sandbox 2

    Preview

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The universe is in your hands again

    7
    394 votes
    • Arma 3

      2016

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Epic realistic military sandbox shooter

      8
      3 votes
      • PROS: Fantastic immersive experience, Endless additional content
      • CONS: Harsh learning curve, Slow-paced
    • TerraTech

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      An Amazing Sandbox Vehicle Builder For Imaginative Builders

      7
      235 votes
      • PROS: It is MineCraft with good graphics and vehicle building, Allows for far more creativity than other games of its ilk, The flying mechanics are surprisingly well done,
      • CONS: Like MineCraft there is no overall point to playing the game, Losing all your parts in a fight is frustrating and spoils the game, It requires 6GB of RAM for a good game (which is a lot),
    • Broke Protocol: Online City Life Sandbox

      0.65.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A new sandbox RPG

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      No votes yet
      • PROS: Endless possibilities, Continuously expanding city
      • CONS: Still in early release stages, Not as comprehensive as other RPGs
    • Mafia II

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Epic mob sandbox game

      8
      368 votes
      • PROS: Cool fifties setting, Empire City looks great
      • CONS: Pedestrian AI is a bit stupid!, City somewhat empty
    • Creativerse

      2016

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Free and intense sandbox-style gaming app for personal computers

      10
      2 votes
      • PROS: There is no charge to download and play this game, A multiplayer option enables friends to enjoy the action
      • CONS: An Internet connection will always be required to play Creativerse, Two gigabytes of RAM are required for the game to function
    • RollerCoasterTycoon 3

      Platinum 1.0.1

      License
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      Platform
      Mac

      Build your own roller coaster theme park

      6
      120 votes
      • PROS: Theme park only limited by your imagination, Lots of fun creating and designing rides, Sandbox and commercial business mode
      • CONS: Graphics should be better
    • ZombieSmash

      1.07

      License
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      Platform
      iPhone
      Android

      Flick the undead to death

      6
      4 votes
      • PROS: Gory graphics, Lots of fun power-ups, Sandbox mode
      • CONS: Gets very repetitive, Makes your thumbs ache!
    • Ylands

      1.0

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      A Sandbox Game that Would Only Get Better With Time

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      No votes yet
      • PROS: Multiple themes and other customisations, Beta access indicates the developers are open to user feedback
      • CONS: Game is still in development stage, Development would require time until 2017
    • Pocket Universe Sandbox Free

      1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A Free game for Android‚ by PocketLabs

      -
      No votes yet
      • Tabletop Simulator

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        Just you, a physics sandbox, and your friends

        5
        2 votes
        • ZombieSmash HD

          1.0.1

          License
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          Platform
          iPhone

          Flick the undead to death

          10
          1 vote
          • PROS: Gory graphics, Lots of fun power-ups, Sandbox mode
          • CONS: Gets very repetitive, Makes your thumbs ache!
        • Meadow

          2016

          License
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          Platform
          Windows

          A multiplayer sandbox in a meadow filled with animals

          -
          No votes yet
          • PROS: Make friends with complete strangers, There are over 60 skins and 90 types of emots
          • CONS: There is very little purpose to this sandbox game, Things become very boring if you cannot make friends with others
        Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
        #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
        1(GTA: Vice City)202027.4Windows, iPhone
        21.4.6.5373707.2Windows, Android
        322237.1Windows, Mac
        435797.1Windows
        51.1053006.6Mac, Windows, Web Apps