Starbound Types


This list of Starbound 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.

Starbound Server Types and Starbound Game Modes

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

Starbound 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.

Starbound PvE Servers

Starbound 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 Starbound Server Type?

With millions of Starbound 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 Starbound Server Types or Starbound Game Modes can be determined by the following factors:

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

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

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

Starbound Roleplay Servers

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

Starbound Adventure Map / Parkour Servers

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

Custom Starbound Servers

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

Can't Find The Correct Starbound 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!