Hunt (or be hunted by!) animals for food and an array of mythical enemies, who aren’t necessarily pleased to see you. Get quests from a Mysterious Stranger or find them washed up on the shore. Prepare to trek into a procedurally generated wilderness, with a variety of biomes, for an adventure that’s unique to every player.
Build Together, Survive Together
Finding the perils of island life too much or just looking to share your building expertise with friends? The Survivalists has you covered! Complete joint adventures, gain loot, trade and ultimately survive together and as you and up to three fellow castaways explore an island paradise.
Monkey See, Monkey Do!
If you’re in need of a builder, a lumberjack or even a soldier, the monkeys on the island can be tamed and trained to help you with everyday tasks or back you up on raids to a fanatic camp! The Mimic System means a wide variety of functions can be performed by your banana loving friends, with monkey management becoming key to surviving the island’s challenges.
The secret to survival is to make the most of the resources around you. Whether that’s piecing together a primitive axe to chop wood or mixing up a refreshing fruit smoothie to keep the hunger at bay, you can discover recipes and expand your options across food, item or structure crafting trees.
Run the Gauntlet
Looking for an epic sword to hang on your hut wall or want to lay waste to encroaching hostiles? What you seek could be in one of the many labyrinths scattered around the island. However, getting your hands on the loot won’t be easy so any would-be raiders will need to prepare for their treasure hunting crusade.
Supported play modes
No. of players
Supported play modes
Game file size
Downloadable content (DLC)
Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required for online play. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply. nintendo.com/switch-online
Do you want to wear the latest in castaway fashion? Well, quit monkeying around and pre-purchase to receive the Monkey Business pack!
If you want to wear the latest in castaway fashion, this additional content grants you the Box-Ex side quest where a ‘special delivery’ has been lost in the mail…for you to find!
Locate the crashed plane to be the envy of the islands and obtain:
3 Player Hats: Straw Hat, Escapists Guard Hat and Unicorn Hat
6 Monkey Hats: Top Hat, Lumberjack Hat, Chef Hat, Crown, Hard Hat and Pirate Hat
The Survivalists developed by Team17 Digital Ltd © 2020. Developed and published by Team17 Digital Ltd. Team17 Digital and The Survivalists are trademarks or registered trademarks of Team17 Digital Ltd. All other trademarks copyrights and logos are property of their respective owners.