Planet Nomads looks pretty cool—its announcement trailer shows a sci-fi sandbox game with lots of building, exploration, and some combat elements.

It’s a little passé to call something “Minecraft-like” at this point, but there do seem to be some similarities. The character can harvest rocks and metal (and possibly other resources) in order to build a settlement; there are alien lifeforms that may be hostile. Players can pick up a gun and try to defend themselves from a charging rhinoceros-type creature at one point.

Check out the trailer for yourself and see if you agree:

Keezy Young

Keezy Young

Keezy is a gamer, illustrator, and designer. Her background is in teaching and tutoring kids from ages 9 to 19, and she's led workshops for young women in STEM. She is also holds a certificate in teaching English. Her first memory of gaming is when her dad taught her to play the first Warcraft when she was five. You can find her at Key of Zee and on Twitter @KeezyBees.