The Best PSP Horror Games

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Vote up your favorite horror games games on the PSP. They do not have to be exclusives.

If you owned a PlayStation Portable 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 makes 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 PSP horror games of all time.

This list features all the most popular and best-selling horror games that were released for PlayStation Portable. While many of these games were console exclusive, we're allowing non-exclusives to be a part of the list as well. Manhunt 2 and Silent Hill Origins are included in this poll, along with many more.

Vote up your favorite video games below, that way other readers can see which games are the spookiest.

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  • Silent Hill: Origins
    • Developer: Climax LA, Monolith Productions, Climax Group, Konami

    In Silent Hill: Origins, delve into the twisted tale of Travis Grady, a trucker who finds himself lost in the eerie town and looking for answers about his past. Navigating through both combat and puzzle-solving, this bone-chilling survival horror game sets the stage for the iconic series. Its impact on gaming is tremendous, as it has managed to redefine terror with its psychological storyline, inspiring a generation of spine-tingling games.

  • Manhunt 2
    285 votes
    • Developer: Rockstar Toronto, Rockstar London, Rockstar North, Rockstar Leeds, Rockstar Vienna

    Blood-curdling screams fill the air as you help escaped mental patient Daniel Lamb flee from sinister forces and unveil his lost memories in Manhunt 2. This stealth-based game's raw brutality and unapologetic violence turn the dial up to eleven, with gruesome gameplay that leaves even the strongest stomachs churning. The controversial game was initially banned in several countries, garnering a notorious reputation that only fuelled the hype.

    • Developer: Climax Group

    Unravel the dark secrets of Harry Mason's life as he searches for his missing daughter in Silent Hill: Shattered Memories, a reimagining of the first title in the series. The gameplay further enriches the narrative by incorporating a unique "psychological profile" system that reshapes the town and characters based on your decisions. It broke the mold by melding survival horror with interactive storytelling, creating a lasting impression in the hearts of both fans and newcomers alike.

  • The 3rd Birthday
    275 votes
    • Developer: Square Enix

    Step into the shoes of Aya Brea once more as she battles monstrous creatures called Twisted and uncovers the truth behind her erased memories in The 3rd Birthday. This action-packed RPG combines real-time shooting with strategic body-swapping gameplay, igniting an explosive rollercoaster ride from start to finish. Witness the stunning revival of the Parasite Eve series that left fans clamoring for more.

    • Developer: Ignition Entertainment

    Join a group of college students as they uncover the horrifying truth behind eerie experiments and monstrous creatures lurking in their school in Obscure: The Aftermath. This survival horror game raises the stakes by teaming up players with AI-controlled partners, creating an immersive cooperative experience. A sleeper hit of its time, it leaves a lasting legacy of stomach-churning suspense for fans of the genre.

    • Developer: Team GrisGris

    Get ready to experience six harrowing tales of terror in Corpse Party: Book of Shadows, set in the haunted halls of Heavenly Host Elementary School. As you jump between different characters, this point-and-click adventure game challenges you to solve morbid puzzles and escape grisly deaths. It's a deviously delicious expansion to the lore, with storylines that will leave you sleeping with the lights on.