15 of the Best Horror Games and Compare Prices

Updated on March 2022

 

You want to play a Horror game, but don’t know which one to choose? 

Luckily Allkeyshop is here to help you with this top 15 of the Best Horror Games!

Author Windfell By  Daniel

 
 

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What are the Top 15 Horror Games 2022?


 

1. Dead by Daylight

 

 PS4 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X / Switch

 

The game is an asymmetrical horror where 4 Survivors must try and escape a Killer. Survivors must complete generators to power the gates and escape. They can use flashlights, toolboxes, and medkits. Killers need to kill the Survivors before the generators are completed and have access to unique abilities.

 
 

Dead by Daylight System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i3-4170, AMD FX-8120
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 50 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 460, AMD HD 6850
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i3-4170, AMD FX-8300
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 50 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce 760, AMD HD 8800
  • DirectX: 11
   
 

2. DYING LIGHT 2: STAY HUMAN

 PS5 / PS4 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X

 

Dying Light 2 is a survival horror game about the last of humanity trying to survive in a zombie-infested world. In the game’s open world, you will make complex moral choices, kill humans, unlock new areas, travel using parkour, and utilize your grappling hook. Playable in co-op, the game is a harrowing experience where staying in the light is often your only hope of survival.

 

DYING LIGHT 2: STAY HUMAN System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-2500 3.3 GHz, AMD FX-8320 3.5 GHz
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • HDD: 40 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 560, AMD Radeon HD 6870
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: Windows 7 / 8 / 8.1 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4 GHz, AMD FX-8350 4.0 GHz
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 40 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 780, AMD Radeon R9 290
  • DirectX: 11
   
 

3. Dread Hunger

   

Dread Hunger is a survival co-op game about eight explorers attempting to navigate the dangers of the Arctic. Dread Hunger puts you in control of a 19th-century warship, tasking you with finding resources, hunting for food, and defending against predators. How far will you go to survive?

 

Dread Hunger System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7
  • CPU: Quad-core Intel or AMD, 2.5 GHz
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce 760 GTX or AMD Radeon R9 280
   
 

4. Deep Rock Galactic

 

 PS5 / PS4 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X

 

Jump into the boots of a space Dwarf and enjoy 100% destructible environments, procedurally-generated caves, and endless hordes of aliens in insane 1-4 player co-op action. Currently, there are four classes in the game to choose from, each with unique abilities. These are the Scout, Engineer, Gunner, and Driller.

 

Deep Rock Galactic System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 (64 bits)
  • Processor: Intel Dual Core 2.4 GHz
  • Memory: 6 GB
  • Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 460, AMD Radeon HD 5770
  • DirectX: 11
  • Storage: 10 GB
  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • Processor: Intel Quad Core 2.4 GHz
  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Graphics: NVIDIA 970, AMD Radeon 290
  • DirectX: 11
  • Storage: 10 GB
   
 

5. Hunt: Showdown

 

   PS4 / Xbox One

 

From the makers of Crysis comes a new competitive first-person PvP bounty hunting game with heavy PvE elements, set as the sun is falling on the Wild West. Play a unique experience that offers high tension and high reward for high risk. Play in games that have up to 12 Hunters, hunt monstrous targets, and be the first group to claim the bounty and escape. Survive the monsters and other Hunters with your death meaning the loss of your items, loot, and character for good. Wade through the Louisiana swamps with nothing but your wits and your Dark Sight to guide you in your hunt and escape.

 

Hunt: Showdown System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel i5 2.7 GHz, AMD Ryzen 3 1200
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 20 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 TI, AMD Radeon R9370
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel i5 3.2 GHz, AMD Ryzen 5 1400
  • RAM: 12 GB
  • HDD: 20 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970, AMD Radeon R9 390X
  • DirectX: 11
   
 

6. DayZ

 

   PS5 / PS4 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X

 

The mod that started the craze, DayZ began life as an Arma 2 mod. Set in an open-world post-soviet state, a new infection has destroyed the human population, and you are one of the last that remain. You must learn to survive in a new world where zombies roam, and resources are hard to come by. Take on the world alone or as a team, fighting for survival, foraging for food and supplies, and exploring a brutal landscape.

 
 

DayZ System Requirements

  • OS: Windows Vista SP2 / 7 SP1
  • CPU: Intel Dual-Core 2.4 GHz, AMD Dual-Core Athlon 2.5 GHZ
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • HDD: 10 GB
  • GPU: nVidia GeForce GT 440, AMD Radeon HD 5850, Intel HD 4000
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: Windows 7 SP1
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-2300, AMD Phenom II X4 940
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • HDD: 14 GB
  • GPU: nVidia GeForce GTX 570, ATi Radeon HD 7750
  • DirectX: 11
   
 

7. Inscryption

 

 

 

Inscryption is a roguelike card battler from the creator of Pony Island and The Hex. To survive the horrors you face, you need to build a deck using woodland creature cards that you obtain from drafts and self-mutilation. It’s a dark story with twists and turns and just enough psychological horror to make you doubt your decisions.

 

Inscryption System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-760, AMD Athlon II X4 645 AM3
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • HDD: 2 GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 550 Ti, AMD Radeon HD 6850
  • OS: Windows 10
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-3470, AMD Athlon II X4 645 AM3
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • HDD: 2 GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 550 Ti, AMD Radeon HD 6850
   
 

8. Half-Life: Alyx

   

Enter the world of Half-Life once more with Alyx set between the events of Half-Life and Half-Life 2. Refine your aim and use the cover of a broken wall to make the impossible shot and rummage through shelves for healing items or ammo for your weapons. Learn to use tools to hack alien interfaces, and use your hands to fight off enemies or throw an item for a distraction.

 

Half-Life: Alyx System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-7500, AMD Ryzen 5 1600
  • RAM: 12 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GTX 1060
   
 

9. Fallout 76

 

 PS4 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X

 

For the first time, survive the wasteland with friends and forge your path in a new online world featuring hundreds of locations. Create your character with the S.P.E.C.I.A.L. character system, build, craft, and even collect a nuclear missile. Use your C.A.M.P. to get much-needed shelter and supplies, or survive the Nuclear Winter in the 52-player PvP battle royale mode.

 
 

Fallout 76 System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-4790 3.6 GHz, AMD Ryzen 3 1300X 3.5 GHz
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 780, AMD Radeon R9 285
  • OS: Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-4790 3.6 GHz, AMD Ryzen 3 1500X 3.5 GHz
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 970, AMD R9 290X
   
 

10. Resident Evil Village

 

 PS5 / PS4 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X

 

The latest in the franchise launches with realistic graphics, intense first-person action, and a terrifying story. The game is presented in first-person and finishes the story of Resident Evil 7. The developers describe the game as an action-shooter survival horror game, and to survive, you will need to utilize every weapon and item you find.

 
 

Resident Evil Village System Requirements

 
  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 3 1200, Intel Core i5-7500
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX 560, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
  • DirectX: 12
  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600, Intel Core i7 8700
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • GPU: AMD Radeon RX 5700, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070
  • DirectX: 12
   
 

11. Subnautica

 PS4 / Xbox One / Switch

 

Dive into the depths of an alien underwater world and discover the wonders and dangers that it has to offer in the beautiful open-world survival game from Unknown Worlds Entertainment. After crash landing in your pod, learn to craft equipment, pilot submarines, and survive the deep-sea trenches. Collect resources, craft diving gear, lights, and habitat modules while managing your oxygen supply. Explore the caves, reefs, and plateaus to discover the mysteries they hold. Discover the world in normal mode or truly fear the night with the game’s VR support adding a new way to experience the water’s terrors.

 

Subnautica System Requirements

  • OS: Windows Vista SP2 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Haswell 2 cores / 4 threads 2.5Ghz
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • HDD: 20 GB
  • GPU: Intel HD 4600
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: Windows Vista SP2 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Haswell 4 cores / 4 threads 3.2Ghz
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 20 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GTX 550 Ti
  • DirectX: 11
   
 

12. Metro Exodus

 

PS5 / PS4 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X

 

Flee the Moscow Metro and discover the post-apocalyptic Russian wilderness in a truly immersive and survival experience. The game takes place in 2036, a quarter-century after nuclear war devastated the earth, leaving a few thousand survivors hiding underneath Moscow’s ruins. Metro Exodus showcases the harsh Russian wilderness with day and night cycles and dynamic weather.

 
 

Metro Exodus System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 / 8 / 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-4440
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 59 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 670 / GeForce GTX 1050, AMD Radeon HD 7870
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-4770k
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 59 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 / GeForce RTX 2060, AMD RX VEGA 56
  • DirectX: 12
   
 

13. Days Gone

 

   PS4

 

Ride the open road and survive a deadly pandemic as a bounty hunter, fighting off against Freakers and humans. Explore the Pacific Northwest, customize your weapons and skills, and upgrade your drifter bike. Ride to forget your loss, and discover a reason to live once more.

 
 

Days Gone System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-2500K 3.3GHz, AMD FX 6300 3.5GHz
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 70 GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780, AMD Radeon R9 290
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-4770K 3.5GHz, AMD Ryzen 5 1500X 3.5GHz
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • HDD: 70 GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060, AMD Radeon RX 580
  • DirectX: 11
   
 

14. Martha Is Dead

 

   PS5 / PS4 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X

 

Martha Is Dead is a psychological FPS set during the Second World War. Martha Is Dead is a multi-layered narrative-driven story with authentic native Italian, a detailed recreation of the Italian countryside, and Italian music of the era. Uncover the horrors of war through marionette sequences, newspaper clippings, tarot cards, and the pictures you take.

 

Martha Is Dead System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5, AMD
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 30 GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GTX 670, AMD R9 270X
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i7, AMD
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • HDD: 30 GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GTX 1060, AMD RX 5500
  • DirectX: 11
   
 

15. Subnautica: Below Zero

 

   PS5 / PS4 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X / Switch

 

Set one year after the original, once more return to Planet 4546B and survive the disaster at the alien research station. Scavenge for resources, hunt for food, craft equipment and construct habitats in an attempt to survive. Explore icy caves, climb snowy peaks, navigate treacherous ice floes and study the environments.

 

Subnautica: Below Zero System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i3, AMD Ryzen 32.6 Ghz+
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 15 GB
  • GPU: Intel HD 530
  • DirectX: 11
  • OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
  • CPU: Intel Core i5, AMD Ryzen 5 3 Ghz +
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • HDD: 15 GB
  • GPU: Nvidia 1050 Ti, AMD Radeon 570
  • DirectX: 11
   

What is a Horror Game?

A horror game is a type of video game designed to scare the player through various tactics, including images, action, and jump scares.

 

There are four subgenres of horror in video games:

  • Survival
  • Psychological
  • Jump Scare
  • Action
   

This is where Tags come in.

Why Are We Doing a Top 15 Horror Games List?

 

Horror Games are available at incredible prices, but with so many to choose from, we want to help you pick the game that’s right for you.

At Allkeyshop, we believe in quality over quantity. Because of this, we compare data and reviews from our users with Steam users to give you the most detailed ranking system available anywhere.

   

How Do We Get Our Rankings?

 

We focus on the real ratings, real opinions, and recommendations of those who played the game.

We analyze the data from Metacritic, Steam, and your ratings on Allkeyshop to ensure the most accurate ranking system possible.

We keep it simple and only display the top 15 games to give you the best available at the time.

This list will be updated monthly to reflect the market and player experience.

Allkeyshop does not influence the ratings; we only analyze the data and present the results.

We are a price comparison website and remain impartial. We display prices from all platforms, including Steam, Origin, and Epic Games.


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