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?" After you are finished voting, head on over and vote on the best survival horror games of all time!

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774 131
Silent Hill 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

2
562 116
Silent Hill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

3
470 191
Dead Space is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Dead Space 2008

4
364 147
Amnesia: The Dark Descent is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
eveholt3141 added Amnesia: the Dark Descent Frictional Games

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506 130
Silent Hill 3 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

6
271 94
Outlast is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Noor Ibrahim added Outlast 2013

7
193 63
SOMA is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
abarton added SOMA 2015

8
332 174
Dead Space 2 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

9
316 135
F.E.A.R. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
F.E.A.R. 2005

10
254 46
Doki Doki Literature Club! is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Ben Green added Doki Doki Literature Club!

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366 120
Silent Hill 4: The Room is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

12
394 164
Alan Wake is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Alan Wake 2010

13
255 108
Fatal Frame is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

14
182 110
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

The Best Psychological Thriller Games of All Time

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254 117
Silent Hill: Shattered Memorie... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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281 222
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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201 88
Resident Evil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
paulo-júnior added Resident Evil 1996

18
178 76
F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

19
188 105
Silent Hill: Origins is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

20
101 21
Doki Doki Literature Club is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
1509965824542 added Doki Doki Literature Club

21
132 156
Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

The Best Cosmetic Brands

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173 111
Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Req... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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158 162
Fahrenheit is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Fahrenheit 2005

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121 61
F.E.A.R. Extraction Point is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

25
174 128
Condemned: Criminal Origins is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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103 145
Limbo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
eveholt3141 added Limbo 2010

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120 69
F.E.A.R. Perseus Mandate is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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179 136
BioShock is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
BioShock 2007

The Hardest Video Games To Complete

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130 91
The Suffering is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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105 127
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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23 1
Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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148 132
American McGee's Alice is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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111 151
Manhunt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Manhunt 2003

34
129 115
Silent Hill: Homecoming is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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88 63
F.E.A.R. Files is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

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94 133
Sanitarium is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Sanitarium 1998

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104 153
Manhunt 2 is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
Manhunt 2 2007

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38 9
The Evil Within 2 is listed (or ranked) 38 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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64 100
Penumbra: Black Plague is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
eveholt3141 added Penumbra: Black Plague 2008

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36 15
System Shock 2 is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
matas-vaitkevicius added System Shock 2 1999

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98 112
Rule of Rose is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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91 102
BioShock 2 is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
BioShock 2 2010

The Best Dragon Pokemon of All Time

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62 58
Layers of Fear is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
LuxieDaemon added Layers of Fear

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46 94
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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75 119
Deadly Premonition is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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9 1
outlast 2 is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
DipikaG added outlast 2

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60 96
Condemned 2: Bloodshot is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time

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11 6
Resident Evil 4 is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
DipikaG added Resident Evil 4 2005

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39 71
Siren: Blood Curse is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
paulo-júnior added Siren: Blood Curse

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3 1
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Psychological Horror Games of All Time
mwahahahaha added Higurashi When They Cry