Total Nerd The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games  

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List Rules Games don't have to be console exclusive, as long as they were released for PlayStation 2 at some point.

If you owned a PS2 at any time during your life, then it's safe to say there were probably a few horror games in your collection. After all, is there anything better than a scary video game that will make you jump out of your skin as you play it? The games on this list pit you against zombies, mutants, animals, and even other humans that are bent on killing you. With so many great options to choose from, there was never a shortage of games to play for fans of the genre. Since some games were much better than others, we've decided to rank the best PS2 horror games of all time. With the updated graphics and smoother game play of the PS2 from its predecessor, gamers experienced new levels of terror upon playing the games on this list.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling horror games that were released for PS2. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. This poll features items like Silent Hill 2 and Silent Hill 3. Vote for your favorite video games below, and feel free to add any that you think deserve to be on the list.

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Silent Hill 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Silent Hill 3 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Fatal Frame II: Crimson Butter... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Silent Hill 4: The Room is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Fatal Frame is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Resident Evil 4 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
ESa added Resident Evil 4 2005

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Resident Evil Code: Veronica is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
DarthNoctis added Resident Evil Code: Veronica 2000

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Haunting Ground is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Fatal Frame III: The Tormented is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Siren is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
Siren 2003

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Rule of Rose is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Silent Hill: Origins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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The Suffering is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Clock Tower 3 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

GIFS So Terrifying, They Will Keep You Up All Night

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Resident Evil Outbreak: File #... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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The Thing is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
The Thing 2002

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Resident Evil Outbreak is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Forbidden Siren 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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ObsCure is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
ObsCure 2005

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Kuon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
Kuon 2004

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Manhunt is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
Manhunt 2003

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ObsCure II is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Cold Fear is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
Cold Fear 2005

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Alone in the Dark: The New Nig... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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The Suffering: Ties That Bind is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Manhunt 2 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
Manhunt 2 2007

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The X-Files: Resist or Serve is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Michigan: Report from Hell is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

The Best Playstation 4 Horror Games

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Resident Evil: Dead Aim is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Extermination is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Higurashi no Naku Koro ni is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Curse: The Eye of Isis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Galerians: Ash is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
Galerians: Ash Jan 01 2002

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Gregory Horror Show is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
Arnes Rigel Martinez added Gregory Horror Show

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Alone in the Dark is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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City of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

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Akai Ito is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
Akai Ito 2004

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Glass Rose is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games