Many people like the horror genre, whether it’s movies, books, or video games. Here is a shortlist of the best horror games out there.
Critics highly review the game. The only flaw they found was its shortness. It is a puzzle-adventure game developed by Tarsier Studios. You can play it on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. Unfortunately, it is a single-player game, and you would have to experience its horrors alone. The Maw is a mysterious vessel attending to the needs of powerful and sick creatures. You play as Six, the hungry child trapped inside. She is imprisoned, hungry, and chased by the likes of the Janitor, the Twin Chefs, and their leader the abusive and savage Lady. Three levels with different prospectives were released in 2017-2018: The Depths, The Hideaway, and The Residence.
Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
Biohazard is another survival horror game developed by Capcom in the Resident Evil series. You control the main character, Ethan Winters. He is searching for his wife in a derelict plantation, which is occupied by a cannibalistic family. It is the first game from the series to use the first-person viewpoint. You can play the game on Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. Critics had great overall opinions, the only thing they didn’t like was the final chapter and the boss battles. It has sold over six million copies worldwide. Also, two scenarios for the game were released: Not a Hero and End of Zoe.
Silent Hill 2
Silent Hill 2 is the second installment to the Silent Hill series. It is considered one of the greatest horror games, among others. It is a survival horror game developed by Team Silent, a part of Konami. It is a single-player game that can you can play it on Xbox, PlayStation 2 and Windows. It is set in the fictional town of the same name. The story revolves around James Sunderland and his journey in Silent Hill. Supposedly his dead wife sent him a letter telling him she is there and waiting for him. He goes there with Maria, and together they find the truth about his wife’s death.
This interactive drama launched in 2015 for PlayStation 4, and it’s a scary game on a new level. Creators took inspiration from several popular horror movies and video games. It centers around the story of eight teenagers, who are trapped in Blackwood Mountain. The game also features a butterfly effect system, which means that the choices the players make have consequences, and they may change the story. The survival horror game was initially designed as a first-person game but later changed to a third-person perspective.
Amnesia: The Dark Descent
The survival game was released in 2010 by Frictional Games and it received decisive reviews by game critics. Evidence of that is the fact that it won two awards at the Independent Games Festival. The survival horror You can play it on Windows, Mac OS X, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Linux. The main character, Daniel, explores a haunted castle and trying to avoid monsters and keep his mind whole.