Bloodborne is a bloody fantastic horror game. That’s because From Software made a genius decision. They decided to base Bloodborne around perhaps the greatest horror writer of all time: H.P. Lovecraft. We’re not just talking about the insanity and the tentacles, either. Bloodborne is heavily based on Lovecraft’s horror masterpieces. It’s not the first horror […]
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Home is a unique horror adventure set in a beautifully-realized pixel world. It’s a murder mystery with a twist – because you decide what ultimately happens.
Find the best games like How To Survive: Storm Warning Edition in our list below. About How To Survive: Storm Warning Edition : How To Survive: Storm Warning Edition takes places in a archipalego infested by zombies. The aim is to survive. To do that you’ll need to gather resources while overcoming natural threats like […]
STALKER is a series of games that began life in 2007. The games centre around incidents of the Chrnobyl power plant which created a bizarre zones around the planet known as The Zone; it’s a place full of zombies, mutants, factions and the military.
State of Decay
State of Decay is an open world survival horror game packed full of zombies. The game was made by video game developer Undead Labs. State of Decay is all about using the resources available to help you to survive. You’ll need to use stealth, resources, evasion and base building to survive the zombies.
Rust is game from independent video game developer Facepunch Studios, who also created the famous Gary’s Mod. The game is based on a combination of Minecraft, DayZ and S.T.A.L.K.E.R.
Project Zomboid is a game by independent video game developer The Indie Stone and falls within the open world survival horror genre. the game hurls you into a post apocalyptic world full of zombies. Your mission is simple: stay alive for as long as you can before dying.
Outlast is a game in the stealth survival horror genre and was made by video game developer Red Barrels. Outlast features a strong story driven survival campaign told in first person narrative and set in a psychiatric hospital.Visually it is similar to the typical horror movie. You play as a protagonist who cannot fight other than by shoving enemies away. There are no traditional weapons and so your modus operandi is stealth. You’ll need to use the environment intelligently to avoid enemies.
Metro Last Night
Metro Last Night is a horror shooter that will scare the hell out of you. The game features an excellent degree of realism and truly makes you believe that you are a part of the story. The plot is tied in to the story of Metro 2033. This time around, you are quested with finding the remnant Dark One and uncovering many plots and twists about the factions who are vying for control of a military facility. As with Metro 2033, Metro Last Night features a dark and sinister atmosphere designed to scare the hell out of you.
Left 4 Dead 2
Left 4 Dead 2 is largely based around cooperative gameplay and uses Valve’s Source game engine. The game is set in a post-apocalyptic world and centres around four survivors who must battle their way through hordes of zombies. There are five campaigns in which the goal is to survive and to escape. The game uses AI Director 2.0, an artificial intelligence engine to create procedurally altered AI that changes depending on the way you play the game.
The Last of Us
The Last of Us is one of the best games of 2013 and was made by video game developer Naughty Dog. An action adventure survival horror game with an excellent story, The Last Of Us was critically acclaimed and gave players one of the best gaming experiences of all time.
In the game you play Joel who is escorting Ellie over a post apocalyptic United States. You use guns and various improvised weapons to defeat humans and zombies as you try to stay alive in a world plagued by infection.
Catherine is a XBox 360 and PS3 game from video game developer Atlus, who also created Persona 3 and Persona 4. When you start playing Catherine you’ll be given four options: Babel, Colosseum, Golden Theatre and Configuration. In Golden Theatre you’ll play through the games story mode. Babel is full of complex puzzles which are randomised so they’re different each time you play.
Alice Madness Returns
Alice Madness Returns is the sequel to the PC game Alice by video game designer American McGee. Released for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC in 2011, Alice Madness Returns earned a cult following for its unique game design.
Alice Madness Returns is about Alice Lidell, who went made after her parents and sister were killed in a fire. Madness Returns begins several years after Alice was released from the mental asylum. Alice seeks to return to Wonderland, her refugee, but it has been corrupted by an evil force.
One of the best the best freeware horror games here, from video game developers who specialise in the genre.
Mobile gaming truly is in a golden age, with many of the most creative games in the world being released for mobile platforms, made by daring developers who are willing to take creative risks. Some times their efforts fail and we see a game that truly is a horror. Other times their efforts pay off […]
Silent Hill 2 comes in a respectable 6th place in our list of the best stories in video games. While there can be little doubt that Silent Hill 2’s protagonist Justin Sunderland is far from the best of lead characters, with dodgy dialogue and bad voice acting, Silent Hill 2 still manages to create […]
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In this list of games like Project Zomboid we’ll be revealing the best open-world horror gaming experiences. Many of these games are set in a post apocalyptic setting, similar to Project Zomboid, and have tons of monsters / enemies hunting you. Prepare to sit on the edge of your seat with your legs clenched as […]
One of the best Japanese style horror games in the world. It’s certain to have you jumping out your seat thanks to its high scare-levels. Gameplay is centred around puzzle gameplay in mysterious and spooky areas.
Highly violent third person shooter set in space with tons of scary aliens and death scenes.
DayZ has you playing in a fictional post-Soviet state known as Chernarus where a virus has caused the people to turn into zombies. You play as one of the survivors and must find water, food, weapons and medicine while avoiding or killing hordes of zombies and choosing to either play co-operatively or competitively against other players as you try to survive the apocalypse.
Corpse Part is a survival horror adventure that was made by the video games developer Team GrisGris. Corpse Party was followed by remakes “Blood Covered” and “Blood Covered Repeated Fear.”
Despite being made originally way back in 1996, Corpse Party has recently seen a surge in popularity.
IN this list of games like Catherine we’ve considered games on a number of factors. Firstly, we’ve included puzzle platforms games (the game genre that Catherine is most related to). We’ve also considered games with themes of psychological horror and adventure. Finally, games with a lot of cinematic content have been considered because Catherine’s cinematics […]
Ao Oni is a Japanese horror game made in RPG maker which is free to play. It fills an interesting spot in horror games, being both cheesy and yet scary.
Ao Oni has captured quite a passionate fan following since its release. It’s even seen fan spin-offs and is own official novel.