The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time Video Games

The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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This is a list of the best psychological horror games of all time for any console or system, including cover art pictures when available. These highly rated psychological horror games are ordered by popularity, so only the greatest psychological horror games are at the top of the list. Spanning the entire history of the genre, these psychological horror games are considered the best in the genre. This list includes all challenging psychological horror games that have ever hit the shelves, so it doesn't necessarily have all the more obscure or new psychological horror games.

The list you're viewing is made up of different items like Dead Space and Silent Hill.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best psychological horror games?" and "What is the greatest psychological horror game of all time?"

List Criteria: Vote up the best video games in the psychological horror genre.

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    Pathologic

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    Amnesia: the Dark Descent

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    Dark Seed

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    Lone Survivor

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    Darkness Within 2: The Dark Lineage

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    Alan Wake's American Nightmare

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    Darkness Within: In Pursuit of Loath Nolder

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