Rust Types


This list of Rust Server Types will assist you in finding exactly what you're searching for. It has a tidy collection of the most popular server types on one page, as well as additional information about each game mode. The list is organized into two columns to make it easier to locate whatever you want.

Rust Server Types and Rust Game Modes

The majority of servers include a variety of unique server types. The most notable type across all Rust Servers is PvP and PvE.

Rust PvP Servers

Player vs Player servers allow players to engage in combat with one another.

Most PvP Servers utilize either the Survival game mode or Hardcore game mode.

Rust PvE Servers

Rust PvE Servers are servers that are dedicated to player vs environment gameplay.

PvE Servers generally utilize the Survival game mode, but some use Adventure Mode or Hardcore Mode.

What is a Rust Server Type?

With millions of Rust servers to choose from, picking a specific game mode or server type can be confusing. A server type is the type of playstyle or experience you will encounter during your gameplay.

Some of the Best Rust Server Types or Rust Game Modes can be determined by the following factors:

  • The difficulty level in which you play on the Rust server
  • The way your character moves, interacts with other players and NPCs, or obtains items
  • The way you upgrade your Rust Experience

For additional information about the server types, view our blog here or experience them first hand for yourself by selecting a server and joining!

What are the Newest and Best Rust Types?

If you're new to Rust Server Types, you may be wondering what are the newest or best types?

The following is a list of Rust Server Types that are currently popular across thousands of servers.

Rust Roleplay Servers

This type of server emulates an entire world for players to interact with other players in unique roles.

Rust Adventure Map / Parkour Servers

These servers include an Adventure map or a parkour course for players to compete on.

Custom Rust Servers

These Rust servers are exactly as they sound. They are created by Rust users to fit their own specific vision of what a Rust server should be.

Can't Find The Correct Rust Server Type?

If you're looking for something specific but don't see it listed here, try either searching our database directory or contacting our team to add it!