DescriptionSurvival Horror games drop the player in a horror setting where survival against usually supernatural enemies is made difficult by sparse distribution of weaponry and ammunition and often a more realistic approach of the protagonists physical capabilities. The goal of these games is usually to escape the hazardous situation and trying to survive.
PlayStation 2 (2002)
Keith Miyamoto is a reporter who works for an important newspaper in Los Angeles. In 2005, he travels to an...
This is an early 3D survival horror game that involves surviving traps in a sentient house and solving puzzles rather...
Commodore 64 (1988)
Based on the Italian comics character Dylan Dog, London "nightmare detective", Le Notti della Luna Piena (The Full Moon Nights)...
Ecstatica is a 3D action game with adventure elements, where you must free a the young sorceress Ecstatica from the...
Erie is a free 3D first-person survival horror game. In October 1966 a severe accident happened at the Fermi 1...
ZX Spectrum (1987)
Erik: the Phantom of the Opera, the game's plot, is partially based on 1909's Gaston Leroux's novel Le Fantôme de...
Bug Island is a island full of bugs and the perfect place for Michelle, who is majoring in insect physiology,...
Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem is a psychological thriller epic starring the adventures of twelve characters that span across the world...
Evil Resistance: Morning of the Dead is a survival horror-FPS in modern Moscow setting. The main character - policewoman Natalia...
PlayStation 2 (2001)
On December 24, 2005, Sergeant Dennis Riley, member of the special U.S. Marine Team Red Light receives a distress call...
Factor X is an arcade style top down shooter, a massive compilation of a 23 level story mode with 4...
Episode-1 is the prologue to the Fallen survival horror series, modelled after Resident Evil and Silent Hill. The players guide...
Top games by as rated by the press:
- 95 Resident Evil 4
- 95 Resident Evil 4
- 92 The Last of Us
- 91 Resident Evil 4
- 91 Resident Evil 2
- 91 The Last of Us: Remastered
- 90 Resident Evil: Code: Veronica
- 90 Resident Evil
- 90 Dead Space 2
- 89 Resident Evil
Games must have at least a Critic Score of 80 to be considered.
Top games as rated by our users:
- 4.82 Resident Evil: Revelations 2 - Episode 4: Metamorphosis (2015)
- 4.71 Layers of Fear (2016)
- 4.67 Fatal Frame III: The Tormented (2005)
- 4.53 Zero: Tsukihami no Kamen (2008)
- 4.47 Outlast: Whistleblower (2014)
- 4.45 Forbidden Siren 2 (2006)
- 4.41 Resident Evil: Revelations (2012)
- 4.34 Project Firestart (1989)
- 4.33 SOMA (2015)
- 4.28 Silent Hill 2 (2001)
Games must have at least 5 votes and a User Score of 4.0 to be considered.
Survival Horror is part of Gameplay. This group of genres contain:
- Action RPG
- Beat 'em up / Brawler
- Board Game
- Cards / Tiles
- City Building / Construction Simulation
- Dating Simulation
- Falling Block Puzzle
- Game Show / Trivia / Quiz
- Graphic Adventure
- Hack and Slash
- Hidden object
- Interactive Book
- Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure
- Japanese-style Adventure
- Japanese-style RPG (JRPG)
- Life / Social Simulation
- Managerial / Business Simulation
- Martial Arts
- Mental training
- Music / Rhythm
- Paddle / Pong
- Party Game
- Quick Time Events (QTEs)
- Rail Shooter
- RPG Elements
- Sandbox / Open World
- Survival Horror
- Tactical RPG
- Tactical Shooter
- Tile Matching Puzzle
- Timed Input
- Time Management
- Tower Defense
- Trading / Collectible Card
- Tricks / Stunts
- Vehicle Simulator
- Vehicular Combat Simulator
- Virtual World
- Visual Novel
- Word Construction