Metro 2033 is a wonderful game which follows the story of the same novel by Dmitry Glukhovsky. This game combines shooting action in the atmosphere of fighting for survival, repeating the post-apocalyptic topic as other games like Metro 2033 from our list.
The story of the game takes place in the Moscow metro station in the post-apocalyptic period after World War III. The main character of the game is Artyom who travels through the metro in order to save station and people. Artyom can use the bunch of different weapons in the combat with enemies.
The main accent of the game is put on the survival and you need to fight, collect ammunition while expecting danger from each corner. Artyom should buy ammunition smartly and make right decisions about using them. During the game, the player can see the level of danger by contemplating blood splatters or wristwatch.
The protagonist of the game always looks for the next opportunity to progress to the next stage and get a reward. In the journey through the darkness, Artyom will meet Miller, the member of the Rangers group who helped him in the fight against the enemies called Dark Ones. Together they create the D6 system as well as laser guidance system for destruction of the foes.
When we talk about similarities, we can mention S.T.A.L.K.E.R. series as the closest one because it takes place in the same post-apocalyptic atmosphere and represents the same game engine (4A engine).