Shocktober is in full spree and Halloween is fast approaching. Whether you are planning for horror party or prepping for fancy costume, this day of the year is about being yourself. If you are a horror aficionado and watching horror movies isn’t enough for you, then we have loads of scarier video games that you’ll love to play. From The Walking Dead to Fear, the highly scary graphics and dangerous levels will freak you out.
For Halloween, we have brought you best horror-themed video games to give you immersive and incredible experience along the way.
Resident Evil 1-6
The horror-action is so worrisome that it’s difficult to pick one from the six part series. This is the best survival game you might have ever played or you are addicted to. It’s a perfect mash-up of survival horror. The plot rolls down on multiple characters and the insidious outbreaks of monsters and zombies.
From the greatest jump-scares to the nightmares of massive lumbering menace, there are many reasons to play this classic video game.
Silent Hill 2
The survival horror published by Konami and dangerous sequences at varied levels will definitely give you nightmares. The layers of misty fog, unsolved mystery and technical limitations create scary survival situation.
The objective of the video game is to direct player character through monster town of Silent Hill as he solves the mystery of his deceased wife. The best part of the game is third-person view, which add real dimension to the game. Silent Hill 2 is focused more on a story along with horror scene.
Amnesia: The Dark Descent
Discover the dark and menacing castle while evading monsters as well as cracking puzzles. The game is a collection of five short scenes set in Amnesia, the protagonist have to survive throughout the debacle. There are physics-based puzzles such as fixing machinery and opening doors.
One of the shocking situations is being trapped underground where you can sense desperation and isolation around every corner. The game had won two international awards and earned positive reviews.
System Shock 2
The space survival horror game is made with bigger budgets and more modern production detailing. The game takes place on starship where a lone soldier is trying to stop the outburst of genetic infection that has destroyed the ship. The game includes first-person exploration and shooting, role-playing elements and hacking abilities.
The game is included in ‘greatest games of all time’ list because of exceptional design, graphics and difficulties. The game also includes research task with new objects, new enemies and inbuilt strategies to kill enemies.
Horror game would be incomplete without Alien and Isolation Development team finally developed this game to deliver first-person horror game where aliens are unstoppable and ubiquitous. The game features a single alien who is hard to kill and player requires furtiveness tactics to survive.
Crawling through air-ducts and running for life make terrific nail-gnashing moments of anxiety just hopeful that alien won’t eat you out. After every second, you have to intact your composure to move ahead.
Slender: The Arrival
The game by Blue Isle Studios takes place in isolated areas with different motives. The character is only given flashlight to cross the level. With limited resources and fear of helplessness, the best way to survive in the game is to run in danger.
The behavior of Slender Man is rather difficult to judge and it changes between levels. The search game with unpredicted consequences will leave you spellbound. The Slender games have simple approach that works on the inexorable fear of being locked in a mysterious environment.
The list is sorted for you, choose your best one and play along with your friends. In case, we missed any of your favorite horror game, tell us in the comments. Don’t forget to follow Halloween week on iblog’s official Facebook, Twitter and Google handle.