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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455 100
Silent Hill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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424 113
Silent Hill 3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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390 156
Dead Space is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Dead Space 2008

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312 111
Amnesia: The Dark Descent is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
eveholt3141 added Amnesia: the Dark Descent Frictional Games

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204 59
Outlast is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Noor Ibrahim added Outlast 2013

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266 105
F.E.A.R. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
F.E.A.R. 2005

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301 98
Silent Hill 4: The Room is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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285 144
Dead Space 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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342 139
Alan Wake is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Alan Wake 2010

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133 40
SOMA is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
abarton added SOMA 2015

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216 95
Fatal Frame is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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215 99
Silent Hill: Shattered Memorie... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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145 75
The Evil Within is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
will-kelly added The Evil Within 2014

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152 59
F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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The Last of Us is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Mabie1 added The Last of Us 2013

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Resident Evil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
paulo-júnior added Resident Evil 1996

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155 92
Silent Hill: Origins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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98 45
F.E.A.R. Extraction Point is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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104 54
F.E.A.R. Perseus Mandate is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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146 99
Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Req... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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161 115
Condemned: Criminal Origins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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154 119
BioShock is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
BioShock 2007

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Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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138 143
Fahrenheit is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Fahrenheit 2005

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109 82
The Suffering is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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91 114
Limbo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
eveholt3141 added Limbo 2010

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129 119
American McGee's Alice is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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F.E.A.R. Files is listed (or ranked) 29 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) 30 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Silent Hill: Homecoming is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Manhunt is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Manhunt 2003

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Manhunt 2 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Manhunt 2 2007

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Sanitarium is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Sanitarium 1998

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The Evil Within 2 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Guest_1ee5eddc-28ef-49ff-ae5a-1d792385d0fb added The Evil Within 2

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BioShock 2 is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
BioShock 2 2010

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85 98
Rule of Rose is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Penumbra: Black Plague is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
eveholt3141 added Penumbra: Black Plague 2008

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System Shock 2 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
matas-vaitkevicius added System Shock 2 1999

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20 12
Doki Doki Literature Club! is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Ben Green added Doki Doki Literature Club!

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Layers of Fear is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
LuxieDaemon added Layers of Fear

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

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Condemned 2: Bloodshot is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Lone Survivor is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
eveholt3141 added Lone Survivor

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Layers of Fear is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
LuxieDaemon added Layers of Fear

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Siren: Blood Curse is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
paulo-júnior added Siren: Blood Curse

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30 54
Dead Space: Extraction is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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Doki Doki Literature Club is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
1509965824542 added Doki Doki Literature Club

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The Path is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
The Path 2009

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