Graveyard Shift The Best PlayStation Horror Games  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite PlayStation horror game.

If you owned a PlayStation 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 PlayStation horror games of all time.

This list will feature the most popular and best selling horror games that were released for PlayStation. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. You can vote for any of these items, from Resident Evil to Silent Hill.

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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1999 Silent Hill is a survival horror video game for the PlayStation published by Konami and developed by Team Silent, a Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo group. The first installment in the Silent ...more

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Resident Evil is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1996 Resident Evil, originally released in Japan as Bio Hazard, is a survival horror video game developed and released by Capcom originally for the Sony PlayStation in 1996. It was later ported for ...more

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Resident Evil 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1998 Resident Evil 2, known in Japan as Biohazard 2, is a 1998 survival horror video game originally released for the PlayStation. Developed by Capcom as the second installment in the Resident Evil ...more

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Resident Evil 3: Nemesis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1999 Resident Evil 3: Nemesis, known in Japan as Biohazard 3: Last Escape, is a survival horror video game developed by Capcom and originally released for the PlayStation video game console in 1999. ...more

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Parasite Eve is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
Parasite Eve is an action role-playing survival horror video game developed by Square. The game is a sequel to the novel Parasite Eve, written by Hideaki Sena. It is the first game in the ...more

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Dino Crisis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1999 Dino Crisis is a survival horror video game developed and produced by Capcom originally for the Sony PlayStation console in 1999. Directed by Shinji Mikami, Dino Crisis was developed by the same ...more

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Parasite Eve II is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1999 Parasite Eve II is an action role-playing survival horror video game released exclusively for the PlayStation. The game was developed by SquareSoft and published in Japan in 1999 and in both ...more

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Dino Crisis 2 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
2000 Dino Crisis 2 is an action-adventure video game for the PlayStation and Microsoft Windows developed by Capcom. It is a sequel to the 1999 survival horror game Dino Crisis and was followed by ...more

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Alone in the Dark: The New Nig... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
2001 Alone in the Dark: The New Nightmare, alternatively known as Alone in the Dark 4, is the fourth installment of the survival horror video game series Alone in the Dark, developed by Darkworks and ...more

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Clock Tower is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games

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Galerians is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1999 Galerians is a survival horror video game developed by Polygon Magic, published by ASCII Entertainment and distributed by Crave Entertainment. for the Sony PlayStation. The game follows a boy ...more

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Clock Tower II: The Struggle W... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1998 Clock Tower II: The Struggle Within, released in Japan as Clock Tower Ghost Head, is a survival horror point-and-click adventure game created by Human Entertainment, published by Agetec, and was ...more

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Clock Tower: The First Fear is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1995 Clock Tower is the first installment of the Clock Tower survival horror point-and-click adventure game series created by Human Entertainment for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. It was ...more

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Nightmare Creatures is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1997 Nightmare Creatures is a survival horror video game released for the PlayStation, Microsoft Windows and Nintendo 64. It was developed by Kalisto Entertainment and published by Activision and ...more

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Koudelka is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1999 Koudelka is a role-playing game developed by Sacnoth for the Sony PlayStation. The game was released on December 16, 1999 in Japan, on November 30, 1999 in North America, and September 29, 2000 ...more

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Nightmare Creatures II is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
2000 Nightmare Creatures II is a survival horror video game developed by Kalisto Entertainment and published by Konami for the PlayStation and Dreamcast. It is the sequel to Nightmare Creatures.

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D is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1995 D is a survival horror puzzle adventure game released in 1995 by WARP. The first entry in the D series and one of the first games released by the company, it dealt with taboo content such as ...more

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Hellnight is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1998 Hellnight, known as in Japan, is a first-person survival horror video game developed and published by Atlus Co. in collaboration with Konami in 1998. The game's popularity was low, possibly ...more

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Martian Gothic: Unification is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
2003 Martian Gothic: Unification is a survival horror video game developed by Creative Reality for Microsoft Windows and Coyote Developments for the PlayStation and published by TalonSoft for ...more

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Hexen: Beyond Heretic is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
MitchBrooks added 1995 Hexen: Beyond Heretic is a dark fantasy first-person shooter video game developed by Raven Software, published by id Software, and distributed by GT Interactive beginning on October 30, 1995. It ...more

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Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
Mihailo Ignjatovic0 added Resident Evil 7: Biohazard is a 2017 survival horror video game developed and published by Capcom. The story follows civilian Ethan Winters as he searches for his wife Mia, which leads him to a ...more

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Resident Evil Survivor is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
2000 Resident Evil Survivor, known in Japan as Biohazard Gun Survivor, is a first person shooter video game developed by TOSE and published by Capcom. It was released on the PlayStation in Japan on ...more

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Outlast is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
Mihailo Ignjatovic0 added 2013 Outlast is a first-person survival horror video game developed and published by Red Barrels. The game revolves around a freelance investigative journalist, Miles Upshur who decides to ...more

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Vampire Hunter D is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
2000 Vampire Hunter D is a PlayStation video game based on the series of books and movies of the same name. Along with Countdown Vampires, it is one of the few survival horror games to revolve around ...more

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Outlast 2 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
Mihailo Ignjatovic0 added Outlast 2 Outlast 2 (stylized as OU⸸LASTII) is a first-person survival horror video game developed and published by Red Barrels. It is the sequel to the 2013 video game Outlast, and features a journalist ...more

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Echo Night is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games

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Dark Seed is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1992 Dark Seed is a psychological horror point-and-click adventure game developed and published by Cyberdreams in 1992. It exhibits a normal world and a dark world counterpart, which is based on the ...more

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Alone in the Dark 2 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1994 Alone in the Dark 2 is the 1993 sequel to 1992's survival horror video game Alone in the Dark developed and published by Infogrames as the second installment in the series. It was ported to the ...more

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OverBlood is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1997 OverBlood is a science fiction video game developed by Riverhillsoft and published by Electronic Arts for the PlayStation. It is considered one of the first survival horror games to make use of ...more

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Dark Seed II is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1995 Developed and published by Cyberdreams in 1995, Dark Seed II is a sequel to the adventure game Dark Seed, and sees recurring protagonist Mike Dawson's continued adventures in the H.R. Giger ...more

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Countdown Vampires is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1999 Countdown Vampires is a survival horror game for the PlayStation developed by K2 LLC and published by Bandai. It distinguished itself from many of the horror games of its time by featuring ...more

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Syndrome is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1997 Moonlight Syndrome is a 1997 horror adventure video game.

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Soul of the Samurai is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1999 Soul of the Samurai, is an action-adventure game by developed and published by Konami in 1999 for the PlayStation.

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The 11th Hour is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
1995 The 11th Hour is a 1995 interactive movie puzzle adventure game with a horror setting. It is the sequel to the 1993 game The 7th Guest. It was developed by Trilobyte and used a later version of ...more

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SilverLoad is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
SilverLoad is the title of a graphic adventure video game developed by Millennium Interactive and published by Psygnosis in Europe and Vic Tokai in North America. The game was released in 1995. ...more

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Devilman is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best PlayStation Horror Games
Devilman

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