Total Nerd The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time  

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

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 fun psychological horror games 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?"
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Silent Hill 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Silent Hill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Silent Hill 3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Amnesia: The Dark Descent is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
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Dead Space is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Dead Space 2008

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Outlast is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Outlast 2013

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Silent Hill 4: The Room is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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F.E.A.R. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
F.E.A.R. 2005

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Alan Wake is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Alan Wake 2010

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Dead Space 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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SOMA is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
SOMA 2015

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Fatal Frame is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Silent Hill: Shattered Memorie... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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The Evil Within is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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The Last of Us is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Resident Evil is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Silent Hill: Origins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Req... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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BioShock is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
BioShock 2007

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Condemned: Criminal Origins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Fahrenheit is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Fahrenheit 2005

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F.E.A.R. Extraction Point is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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F.E.A.R. Perseus Mandate is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Limbo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Limbo 2010

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American McGee's Alice is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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I Have No Mouth, and I Must Sc... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Silent Hill: Homecoming is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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The Suffering is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Manhunt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Manhunt 2003

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BioShock 2 is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
BioShock 2 2010

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Sanitarium is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Sanitarium 1998

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Manhunt 2 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Manhunt 2 2007

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Rule of Rose is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Penumbra: Black Plague is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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F.E.A.R. Files is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
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System Shock 2 is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Layers of Fear is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Layers of Fear

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Condemned 2: Bloodshot is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Deadly Premonition is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Lone Survivor is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Layers of Fear is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Layers of Fear

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Clive Barker's Undying is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Dead Space: Extraction is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Anna is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
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The Path is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
The Path 2009

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Siren: Blood Curse is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Silent Hill: Orphan is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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The Darkness is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time