Graveyard Shift 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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554 68
Silent Hill 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

2
379 62
Silent Hill 3 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

3
292 65
Fatal Frame II: Crimson Butter... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

4
236 59
Fatal Frame is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

5
301 101
Silent Hill 4: The Room is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

6
189 50
Resident Evil Code: Veronica is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
DarthNoctis added 2000

7
190 52
Resident Evil 4 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
ESa added 2005

8
214 78
Haunting Ground is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

9
177 56
Fatal Frame III: The Tormented is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

10
163 68
Siren is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
2003

11
157 77
Rule of Rose is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

12
135 72
Silent Hill: Origins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

13
113 58
The Suffering is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

14
132 77
Clock Tower 3 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

15
104 56
Resident Evil Outbreak: File #... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

16
108 60
Resident Evil Outbreak is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

17
104 57
Forbidden Siren 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

18
97 55
The Thing is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
2002

19
107 74
ObsCure is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
2005

20
87 57
Kuon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
2004

21
110 89
Manhunt is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
2003

22
75 69
ObsCure II is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

23
52 66
Cold Fear is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games
2005

24
52 69
Alone in the Dark: The New Nig... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games

25
54 73
The Suffering: Ties That Bind is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PlayStation 2 Horror Games