Survival horror “The Evil Within” was released on Tuesday on PS4, PS3, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC. A new nightmare developed by Shinji Mikami, creator of the Resident Evil saga that should please thrill-seekers. On this occasion, the 20-minute editorial team mobilized its users to rank the most frightening video games of all time. Here is the result:
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- Resident Evil (2002)
The remake of the very first Resident Evil tells the story of a military team tasked with finding survivors of a helicopter crash. The nightmare begins the team finds itself entrenched in an old mansion.
- The Evil Within (2014)
Unhealthy and creepy, The Evil Within is in the same line of residents Evil. Of course, it’s the same creator.
- Condemned 2 – Bloodshot (2008)
Developed by Monolith Productions, Condemned you to play an FBI agent accused of a murder he did not commit. Riddles, creepy and a lot of paranormal that won’t leave the fans of the X-files series indifferent.
- Project Zero II: Crimson Butterfly (2014)
If you like haunted houses, ghosts, and mysteries, Project Zero II is for you. “I have only one piece of advice to give. Get the extra diapers, ” Sébastien says on Facebook.
- Outlast (2013)
“Outlast is putting on a sticky atmosphere. In this game, you can only run or hide because your only weapon is a small camera! Test this game only if you have a strong stomach!” jokes Kader.
- Amnesia: The Dark Descent (2010)
This survival horror developed by Frictional Games proposes you to play an amnesiac character who wakes up in a dark castle. “This game is pure Flippance”, adds Mr. Roupette.
- F. E. A. R. (2005)
In First Encounter Assult Recon, a.k.a F.E.A.R., The player, plays a member of a special unit sent to an abandoned building to find a man who can control clones. A horrific FPS that seduced netizens by 20 Minutes. “No doubt, F. E. A. R. is one of the scariest games I’ve ever played,” a gamer describes.
- Silent Hill 2 (2001)
This survival horror published by Konami proposes you to play James, a broken man who receives a letter from his late wife asking him to go to a strange city. “Silent Hill 2 is a game with a weighty atmosphere. I was under a lot of stress when I played there,” remembers Clement.
- Dead Space (2008)
Dead Space proposes you to board a spaceship whose crew has been infected with a virus capable of turning the dead into monsters. Eric describes Dead Space as an “unhealthy” game where the “horror sensation is permanent”.
- Phantasmagoria (1995)
This point-and-click published by the Sierra teams tells The Story of a young couple who have just moved into a mansion. Of course, you will quickly learn that this was the scene of tragic events and that a curse still hangs on the scene.
“Gamer for over 25 years, there is no doubt that Phantasmagoria is the most horrific game I have played. This title has marked me forever,” said Gregory. “This game is a true interactive movie, with real actors. The scenes are worthy of the worst horror films, ” says Louis.
Test Phantasmagoria at least once in your life, you won’t get out unscathed.
They have also been cited by the internet users: Harvester, Metro: Last Light, Gabriel Knight: The Sins of the Fathers, Eternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem, Alien Isolation, Forbidden Siren 2, Alan Wake, Doom 3, Penumbra: Overture, Alone in the Dark.