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Total Nerd The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time  

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

This list contains games like Fatal Frame and Enemy Zero.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best survival horror games?" and "What is the greatest survival horror game game of all time?"
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1
97 19
Resident Evil 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

2
100 27
Resident Evil is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

3
78 21
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

4
55 9
Silent Hill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

5
82 30
Fatal Frame II: Crimson Butter... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

6
78 29
Fatal Frame is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

7
83 33
Dead Space is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time
2008

8
66 26
The Last of Us is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time
PeteBoyle added 2013

9
56 20
Resident Evil 4 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

10
56 22
Fatal Frame III: The Tormented is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

11
30 11
Silent Hill 4: The Room is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

12
38 19
Zero: Tsukihami no Kamen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

13
39 21
Penumbra: Overture is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

14
40 22
Clock Tower is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

15
48 32
Dead Space 2 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

16
28 14
Alone in the Dark is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

17
30 17
Silent Hill: Shattered Memorie... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

18
28 16
Parasite Eve II is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

19
41 29
Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Req... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

20
26 15
Haunting Ground is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

21
29 18
System Shock 2 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

22
31 20
Doom 3 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time
2004

23
33 22
Alan Wake is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time
2010

24
35 25
Silent Hill: Origins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time

25
20 13
Parasite Eve is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Survival Horror Games of All Time